Regular weekly clubs plus one-oft events are listed by city, than by day. then alphabetically by title. Clubs will be listed, provided that up-to-date details reach our
; offices at least seven days before 5 publication. Clubs Listings compiled by Avril
Mair and Andrea Baxter.
I The Network 10.30pm—late. £3 (£2
‘ before 11.30pm). 1300capacity newclub
aiming to cheer up the club scene in Paisley. 17 May only: guest DJ Lisa Loud
I from London. Phone Connie on 8480828. ; Mondavs after noon. for details ofcoaches running between Paisley and Glasgow.
I Freak Out at Rooftops (Secrets Lounge). 11pm—3am. Swinging 60s and laid-back
3 705 rock. pop and dance. from an
I Club Kerino at Tin Pan Alley. 10.30pm—late. £3 (£2). 17 May only. Monthly club with a Latin feel. but also playingjazz and funk and featuring live percussion playing. A tapas bar (Catalan spicy pancakes) also helps to create an unusual atmosphere and should save you running out to the nearest pizza shopafter working up an appetite on the danceﬂoor. I Crash at the Cotton Club. 11pm—3.30am. £3 (£2 with matric card or before midnight). Unpretentious (apart from some ofthe punters). long-running and well-respected indie crossover(dance/groove night with a loyal crowd. 17 May only: Wild River Apples. 24 May only: Buddha Grass Harbour (see Rock listings).
I Devotion at the Art School. 9.30pm—2am. £1 .50 (£1 students). ‘Studcnt music‘. soul and house. apparently. so there you go. And drinks promos.
I Earth at Rain. 375 Sauchichall Street.
' 1 1pm—3am. £3.50 (£2 with matric card). Rare groove. soul and bass dance night building up quite a following. with DJs Nick Peacock and Harri. Watch out for drinks promos.
I Icon at the Sub Club. 11pm—3.30am. 1 £3.50. Replacingtheirlong-runningand
highly successful Joy. icon is the brave new hope for the Slam crew which they‘re hoping will make a name for itselfwith a slightly more ‘disco‘-based house style. but don’t worry, I‘m sure they don‘t mean The Village People. Lots ofbig-name guest DJs.
I Radio City at the Mayfair (Cameo Suite). 10pm—2.30am. £2. Sixties rock merging surprisingly well with 90s rave. with the odd dance record thrown in too. I Rumble at Joe Paparazzi. 11pm—3.30am. £3.50 (£1 .50 student). The only problem with Rumble is that it‘s so dark. so big and so popular that ifyou‘re hoping to see friends there you really have
: to arrange it well in advance. Personally. I
wish they wouldn‘t inflict full half-hours of bleep-bleep-twiddle on us. but those cavernous green shapes the lasers throw
. up keep boredom at bay. See you on the stairs at half-past one.
Enjoyable mish-mash of indie-dance. pop.
I Shag at Fury Murry's. 11pm—late. £3.
classic chart hits and silly singalongs. Plus free chocolate. I Temptation at Strathclyde University. 9pm—2am. £1 .50. Students and guests only. New look to Level 8. with DJ-about-town Tam Coyle dishing out his usual enjoyable indie-dance sensations for
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78 The List 17— 30 May 1991
The inimitable Bootsy, renowned for his em, well . . .over-the-top disco-funk tastes, takes time off from Galaxy (Saturdays, 9c Victoria Street, Edinburgh) and Madisons (Sundays, Edinburgh) to choose his favourite live tracks just for us.
1. C.J & Co: Devil's Gun. Classic westbound disco-funk track ieaturing the combined talents of Mike Theodore, Dennis Coffey and Tom Moulton —shooting from the hip!
2. LTD: Back in Love Again. Patrick Cowley’s brilliant 1982 remix revitalises this lunltin’ heavy 70s cut in an eleven minute ‘Hot Tracks’ format. 1 3. Loleatta Holloway: Seconds. From the disco-soul diva who lent her voice to Black Box, this salsoul orchestra stormer is a real mother. . .
4. Helmut Zacharias: Light My Fire. The deiinitive version of a scorching track— Helmut really burns it up!
5. Stephanie Mills: Pilot Error. A Casablanca classic gunked up by the ‘Hot Tracks’ boys; heavily phased and out of control . . .
the studes. Level 4 remains its usual sub-Sub Club self. I Time Warp Rock Club at The Venue. 10pm—late.£2.50(£6 for weekendticket). Yet another new venue for the Time Warp. as the plucky little rock club shifts from Club Hacienda. They‘re amenable to requests. but basically it's a mixture of rock. metal. thrash. punk. goth and ‘good I indie sounds‘ rather than heavier stuff— to you can probably dance to it as well as nod your head a lot. All drinks£l. ‘ I The Tunnel 1 1pm—3.30am. £4. Rap. house. techno and dance musicin well-trendy atmosphere — goggle at the 4 l
lack of clothes taste and try to guessjust how much those skimpy little shorts cost. I 7 could do without the cavortingsofthose ' ‘dancers' on pillars. though. 24 Mayonly: i PK A (see Rock listings).
I The Alhambra 8pm—midnight. Free.
I Bennet's 11pm—3.30am.£2.50.
I Blaze at Glasgow School ofArt. 10pm—2am. £2.
I Cathouse at Hollywood Studios. 11pm~3.30am. £2.50 (£1 .50 with ticket). Rock club.
I Cleopatra‘s 10.30pm——2.30am. £3.
I Colours at Vertigo. l0pm—3.30am. £4 (£2 for members).
I Crash at the Cotton Club. llpm—5.30am. £4 (£3 with ticket.£2 before midnight).
I Follies 10.30pm—330am. £3.50(£l before 11.30pm). I Hard Rock Caite at the Venue. 10pm until ; late. £3.50. I Mickey Finn’s at Tin Pan Alley. 10.30pm—late. £2 before midnight. £4
I Panic at Glasgow College Student
Union. 9pm—2am. Free. Studentsand guests only.
I Raffles 10.30pm—3am. £3.
I Savoy 1 lpm—3.30am. £4. . I Stomp at Mardi Gras. 10.30pm—3.30am. £3.50.
I Xposed at Club Xchange. llptn—late. £2.50.
I The Network 10.30pm—late. £3. 18 May only: live broadcast by Gleniffer Sound Radio.
I Atlantis at the Sub Club. llpm—3.30am. £6. House and techno sounds in an underwater atmosphere — still crowded. still trendy. but note the price increase. I Bliss at Rain. 375 Sauchiehall Street. 11pm—late.£4(£2 student). Dance grooves with Larz and Flash. mostly upfront and house. Watch out for drinks promos.
I Club Classics at Glasgow University Union. 9.30pm—1 .30am. £2. Students and guests only. Mainstream music to chat up by. mostly chart dance and techno.
I Club Mandela at Maryhill Community Centralllalls. l0pm—lam. £2(£l .50). 4 May only. Anti-apartheid benefit bythe Unity Reggae disco. with rap. lovers rock. African rhythms. salsa and a mellow atmosphere.
I Defect at Fury Murray‘s. llpm—late. £3.50. Dance music and 80s pop forthe medium-hip student types.
I Divine at the Art School. 11pmy—2am. £2. Deee-groovy ()lls pop and indie faves ofa psychedelic persuasion — clothes and complexions spotty. but music coherently good.
I Dream Sequence at Rooftops (Secrets lounge). l0.30pm—2.30am. £2. A good selection of indie dance faves in congenial atmosphere — could fill a gap on a Saturday night.
I Helter Skelter at the Mayfair. 10pm—2.30am. £2. Sixties rock. mod sounds. psychedelic trips: that’s that HelterSkelter feeling.
I Time Warp Rock Club at The Venue. 10pm—late. £2.50. More ()0s and 70s rock along the lines of Friday night.
I The Tunnel 11pm-late. £6. Big upfront dance night. It's LOUD. apparently. 18 May only: Gang Starr (See Rock listings). I Wild at the Cotton Club. 11pm—3.30am. £4 (£3 with flyer). Radio Clyde's George Bowie plays dance music and good time party music — which sounds pretty ominous to me — with the occasional company of fire-eaters or singing tramps. so I‘m told. lfyou‘re the sort ofperson who describes themselves as ‘wacky' or ‘bubbly'. then you‘ll probably go overboard for this.
IYoYo at Rain. 1 1pm—3.30am. £5. Graham Wilson. late ofthe ill-fated Champion. bounces back to team up with DJs Larz and Nick Peacock for a new night playing hip-hop. ragamuffin. soul and funk. Drinks promotions.
I The Alhambra Spin—midnight. Free.
I Cathouse at Hollywood Studios. 11pm—3.30am. £2.50 (£1 .50with ticket). I Cleopatra‘s 10.30pm—2.30am.£3.50.
I Desire at Mardi Gras. 10.30pm—3.30am. £3.50.
I Follies 10.30pm—3.30am. £5.
I Glam Rock at The Venue. 10pm until late. £3.50.
I Hollywood Studios 1 1pm—late.£4. Under- 18s disco 7.30pm— 10.30pm. £1 .50. I Joe Paparazzi's 1 lpm—3.30am. £5.
I Libra at Hollywood Studios. £3.50.
I Mardi Gras 1 1pm—late. £4.50.
I Rallies 10.30pm—3am. £3.
I Savoy 11pm—3am. £4. Over-lenight. I Strathclyde University Union 9pm—2am. £2.50. Students and guests only.
I The Tunnel Under-18s club.
I The Network 10.30pm—late. £2. Filleto' Soul Night: their rather dodgy name for soul. deep garage and Balearic beats. with Mike Costa. Drinks promos.
I Rooftops 10.30pm—late. Free. Karaoke night.
I The Cage at Rain. 11pm—1ate. £2. Oscar. Michele and Matthew (what kind ofnamc is that for a DJ — Matthew'?). rttn this new night of upfront dance. funk and soul. Promo drinks.
I Romp at the Cotton Club. 11pm—3.30am. £2 (£1 with ﬂier or student card). New night replacing Brag. aimed at the Crash crowd and students.
I The Tunnel 10.30pm—late. £3. Karaoke night.
I Bete Noir at SW1. 11.45pm until late. £1. I Boy at Club Xehange. llpm—late. 75p. I Follies 11pm—3am.£3.
I Fuddrukkers at Cleopatra‘s. 10.30pm-2.30am. £1.
I Rattles 10.30pm—2am. £2.50.
I Savoy l lpm—3am. £2.50.
I Strathclyde University Union The Sunday Shimmy. 9pm—1am. Free.
I Time Warp Rock Club at The Venue. 7.30pm—2am. £3—£4. depending on hand. £1 alldrinks.
I Videodrome Rock Night at the Videodrome. 8pm—latc. £2.50.
I The Alhambra 8pm—midnight. Free. I Jeans and T-shirt Night at Cleopatra's. 10.30pm—3am. £2 (£1 with ticket).
I Savoy l lpm—3am. £2. Over-25s night. I Second Heaven at Club Xchange. 11.30pm—late. £1 admission and £1 all drinks.
i I The Tunnel 11pm—3.30am. £2. Gay ' Mondays.
IThe Alhambra 8pm—midnight. Free. L IJoJo's at Tin PanAlley.
10.30pm-3.30am. £1.50. Gay night with
'I cheapdrinks. _ IShimmyClubatBennet's.
; I The Tunnel 11pm—3.30am. £2.
I Alhambra 8pm—midnight. Free.
I Bennet’s 11pm—3am.
I Go West at Cleopatra's. 10.30pm—2.30am. £2 (£1 with ticket).
I Jeans and T-shirt night at the Cotton Club. 11pm—3.30am. £3.50.
I Libra at Hollywood Studios. llpm—3am. £2.50. Over-25s disco.
I 603 and 705 Night at Mardi Gras. 10.30pm-3.30am. £2 (£1 with ticket).
I Spank at Club Xchange. l 1pm—late. £1 admission and£l all drinks.
I The Network 10.30pm—late. £3 (£1 .50 matric card). Michael Killkie DJsthis student-orientated house night. Drinks for £1.
I Love Me Two Times at The Venue. 23 May only: 10.30pm—3am. £3. AaarghlJust when you thought it was safe. another Psychotic Reaction Tribute Night to man- of-the-moment Jim Morrison. Two hundred were turned away last time (orso the organisers claim). so come early.
I Fat at The Talk Of The Town. 10pm—3am. £3. Raw funk. swingbeat. rare groove. jazz rap and salsa — no, not a revival tour by Modern Romance. but a new club.