ii £2.50 with ticket. The inimitable Bootsy. § plus friends. play you what seems like 2 every soul record ever pressed. Something i to keep everyone happy. and as a result always packed - five or six hundred every weekend. Impressive stuff. I Wildlite 4 May and fortnightly. An immensely enjoyable club run by Fred. 1 Amanda and Neil ofThunderball fame. playing retrospective soul and funk in a central location; it‘s small. intimate and more like a party than any usual event; 3 and if you don‘t know where it‘s at then you shouldn't be there anyway. Okay? I Top Ten Club Moray House. 10pm—3am. £2. 25 May. Run by the awfully sweet g Sam. this occasional club has some ofthe , best posters in town. The music's not bad either. Worth checking out. I Fiulte Wee Red Bar. 10.30pm—3am. £1 .50. The first club to be run in this venue since the Sex Beat boys up and left. lndie. dance and rap they tell me. which seernsa fairly wide-ranging selection. The publicity certainly stands out from the usual SU stuff though. so might well prove more interesting than it initially sounds. I Bedrock Club The Venue. 9pm—4am. Live bands plus a disco make this a popular night. See Rock listings for details. I Boom Boom Club Calton Studios (downstairs). 11pm—4am. £5. Increasingly popular upfront dance club. full of hip kids clad head to toe in Chipie. Chevignonet a]. Watch out for occasional live acts too. I Katch Shady Lady's. llpm-3am. £2. indie. indie and yet more indie music. attracting a motley assortment of mop-top student types. I Mambo Club Network 2 & 3. 10.30pm-3am. £2 members/£2.50 non members. Scotland‘s only regular world music club. which just gets busier and busier. Sir Ossie on the wheels ofsteel mixes the best in African dance with calypso and soca around the world stylee.

Go and pretend you’re in a warm. sun-drenched paradise. . I Wheels The Mission. 1 1pm—3am. £1 .50 before midnight/£2.50 after. A nightmare on Victoria Street? Quite possibly. Also a rock night.

I Apocalypse Chambers Street Union. 9pm—2am. Students and guests only. A

mention from me to get the punters rolling

I Network 1 10.30pm—4am. £4.

I The Amphitheatre 10pm—4am. £4.

I Buster Browns 10.30pm—4am. £2 before 11.30pm’£4 after.

I Blue Oyster Club 10.30pm—4am.

I ChaplinSat Finsbury Park. llpm—4am. Sec Fri for details.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 10pm—4am. £3 before 11.30pm/£4 after.

I Millies 10pm—6am. £2 before 2am;£3 after.

I Madisons Hock Night 10pm—4am. £1 before 11pm/£2 after. DJ lan plays slightly more traditional tracks than on a Friday. but still packs the floor.


I Bliss Network 2. 10pm—3am. A worthwhile dance club. incorporating a variety of sounds from indie to the more mainstream. Get up and get blissed out.

I Satisfaction Shady Lady‘s. 9pm—1am. £1.50. A golden oldies night. featuring 60s and 705 sounds. Also a happy hour between 9.30pm and 10.30pm.

I Buster Browns 10.30pm—3am. £1.50 before 11.30pm/£3 after.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 10am—3am. £2. A karaoke night.

I Madisons l lpm—4am. A joint venture by Millies and the Laughing Duck. featuring the turntable talents ofluurrvely DJs Stuart and Bootsy. Guaranteed tacky disco and chart house all night long. Great stuff.

I Network 1 10pm—2am. £2.

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The Playhouse Greenside Place Edinburgh Guest D.JIYouthman' 2250 at the door

Scotland’s original Reggae club

80 The List 17—30 May 1991

I The Amphitheatre 10pm—late. £3. I Blue Oyster Club 10.30pm-4am.


I Flow The Venue. 10.30pm—2am. £2. 27

1 May and fortnightly. DJs Butch. Ben. Baz ; and guests spin Balearic bits ‘n' bobs.

. . _ : Euro-house and upfront dance for the bustling union dance club. which needs no

happy of hearing.

I The Monday Club Madisons.

: 9.30pm—3am. Nu-beat. punk, goth and glam metal. Gosh.

: I Millies 11pm—4am. £1.


I Somo The Venue. 9pm—3am. 21 May

and fortnightly. Commercial electro. with

a 810 PA and a sequencer. no-less. 1 like the sound ofthis one.

I Millies 11pm—4am. £1.


I Chlorine Dream 9c Victoria Street. Hey!

. Is there a Spirea X fan in the house? You

should be ashamed. Seriously though. indie bop of the highest order.

I Rubble Shady Lady‘s. llpm—3am. £2.50/£2. Classic rock and roll from three decades.

I Breathless Potterrow. 8pm— lam. Students 50p with matric card. guests £1.50. The best Union club in Edinburgh. without a doubt. Lucozade on draught and solid dance tunes. What more could anyone want?

I Rhythm Club The Amphitheatre. 9pm—3am. £3 non-members/£2 members. World music of all sorts. plus regular live bands.

I Millies l 1pm—4am. £1.


I lee 9c Victoria Street. 10.30pm—3am. £3/£2. The ever-popular Cooke twins move venue. but promise to keep playing the same upfront mix of dancefloor-friendly sounds regardless. Watch out for live acts in the nearfuture. I Chocolate City The Venue. 1 lpm—4am. 23 May and fortnightly. Rare groove. p-funk. dub. classic soul. 70s funk. house and rap from DJs Starsky. Jamie and John. If you haven't been already. then do venture along and receive a musical education.

I Messenger Hl-Fi Sound System Moray House. 9pm—3am. 23 May. Ragga. roots. lovers and heavyweight dub that‘s quality reggae to you and me. plus a BIG sound system and cultural MC. Not the only club of its kind in Edinburgh. but undoubtedly the most upfront. Check it out.

I Shag The Mission. 10.30pm—3am. £2. lt's Thursday. so it‘s time to go Shagging. Not that anybody needs to be told by now. lnto their third year. and still populated by half the students in Edinburgh. Fun. frolics and free chocolate.

I Hetworki 10pm—2am. £2.

I Blue Oyster Club. 10.30pm—4am.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 10pm-3am. £2.

I Millies 11pm—4am. £1.


All clubs listed above take place at one otthe lollowlng venues, which can be contacted for

lurther details.


I The Alhambra 31 Waterloo Street. 221 3260.

I Bennet's 80—90 Glassford Street. 552 5761.

I Cleopatra's. 508 Great Western Road. Kelvinbridge. 3340560.

I Club Xchanoe 23 Royal Exchange Square. 204 4599. I Cotton Club 5 Scott Street. 3320712. I Follies 193 Pitt Street. 332 7322/7522. I Fury Murry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221 6511. I The Gap 261 Hope Street. I Glasgow College 70 Cowcaddens Road. 3320681. I Glasgow School 01 Art 167 Renfrew Street. 332 9797. I Hollywood Studios 9 Brown Street. 248 6606. g I Joe Paparazzi 520 Sauchiehall Street. 331 2111.

I Mardi Gras 73 Dunlop Street. 221 3623.

I Maytair 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872. i I The Hetworit The Old Garage. 22 Bridge Street. Paisley. 248 5503. I Hico's 375 Sauchiehall Street. I 147 Club Cheapside Street (next to the Daily Record building). I The Onion Club 27 Ashley Street. off Woodlands Road. I Rattles 15 Benalder Street. Partick Cross. 334 5321. I Hooltops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883. I Savoy Savoy Centre. Sauchiehall Street. 332 0751. I Scalini 51 West Regent Street. 331 1980. I The Shelter 7 Renfrew Court. 3326231 .

I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 248 4600. I Talk 01 The Town 46 West George Street, 332 3000.

I Tin Pan Alley 39 Mitchell Street. 221 5275.

I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 1000. I Venue 474 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872.


i I The Amphitheatre 31 Lothian Road. 229 7670.

1 I Blue Oyster Club 9621 Rose Street Lane

North. 226 6458.

! I Buster Browns 25—27 Market Street. 226 ! 4224.

l I Calton Studios Calton Road. 556 7066.

l I Chambers Street Student Union Chambers Street. 667 101 l.

I 9C 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564.

I Finsbury Park 3—5 South St Andrew Street. 556 1020.

I Liberty's Greenside Place. 557 3807.

I Madison's Greenside Place. 557 3807. I Mission Victoria Street. 225 3326.

I Millies Niddric Street. 5566050.

I Moray House Student Union Holyrood Road. 556 8455.

I The Network West Tollcross. 228 3252. I Potterrow Student Union Bristo Square. 667 0214.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 3 Semple Street. Tolcross. 229 7733.

I Shady Lady's Cowgatc. 225 3326.

g I Teviot How Student Union Bristo Square. 667 2091.

I The Venue Calton Road. 557 3073.

I Wilkie House Cowgatc. 225 2079.


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