Regular weekly clubs plus one-oft events are 1 listed by city. then by day, then alphabetically by title. Clubs will be listed. provided that up-to-date details reach our offices at least seven days before publication. Clubs Listings compiled by James Haliburton and Andrea Baxter.
I The Ark at the Tunnel. 11pm—3.30am. £4. DJs with attitude Duncan Reid (ex of Joy). Oscar (of Rain). Mel (ofthe Tunnel) and the infamous Steven Sleepman on
P. R. . play rap, Italo house. techno and upfront dance music in well-trendy atmosphere. Meanwhile in the smaller mom a more laid-back (but not soul) atmosphere prevails.
I Club Sanctuary at Reds. Strathclyde University. 9pm—2am. £1 .50(£l). House. garage and a bit ofsoul.
I Crash at the Cotton Club. 11pm—3.30am. £3 (£2 with matric card). Now three years old but showing no sign of ! running out ofsteam. Crash continues to , pull them in for its indie dance. popand groove machine. DJ Dave Ross recommends early arrival. especially at the 3rd birthday party on Fri 22.
I Earth at Rain. 375 Sauchiehall Street. llpm—3.30am. £3.50 (£2 with matric card). Upfront dance. ragga. rap and hip hop with DJs Harri. Nick Peacock and Steve in well-trendy club. Promo beer.
I Fuel at Joe Paparazzi. 1 1pm—3.30am. £2. Well. the Love Club lasted a longtime. didn‘t it? Paul and Sean. late of Rumble. l bounce back with a more studenty-oriented dance night. not so much ‘in yer face‘ as ‘get in yer pints'.with a laid-back atmosphere and an eminently reasonable price.
I JuJu at the Sub Club. 1|pm-—3.30am. £4. New in-house night which will have to struggle out of the shadow of Icon. with 015 Harri and Oscar (of Rain fame) playing funky rather than upfront dance. with live saxophone accompaniment and
I Matata at Rooftops. 10.30pm—4am. £3. Change of venue and day for the groovy African club. which plays danceable
' sounds from calypso. soca. juju and hi-life i v to makossa. mbaquanga and zaiko. Don‘t ~
know what any ofthose are‘.’ Why not find
I The Network 10.30pm—2.30am. £3 (£2 before 1 1.30pm). Radio Clyde‘s second grooviest DJ Segun. playing a mix of dance tunes. in the main area. Swim. in the Sports Bar. plays indie and funkativity Z (I assume that‘s one ofthese newfangled terms for funk).
I Phasers 0n Stun at Level 8. Strathclyde University. 9pm—2am. £1 .50(£l). Alternative. indie. with Star Trek fetish.
I Radio City at the Mayfair (Cameo
Suite). 10pm—2.30am. £2. 905 rave and E indie dance. with the odd 60s rock toe-tapper too.
I Shag at Fury Murry‘s. 11pm~late. £3. Enjoyable mish-mash of indie-dance. pop. classic chart hits and silly singalongs.
I Time Warp Rock Club at The Venue. 10pm—3am. £2.50 (£6 for weekendticket). They‘re amenable to requests. but basically it's a mixture of rock. metal. thrash. punk. goth and ‘good indie sounds‘ 3 rather than heavier stuff. ie you can probably dance to it as well as nod your 1 head a lot. All drinksfl. ‘
l I Unity at Heaven. 10pm-3am. £4 (£3 with i leaﬂet). Techno and upfront dance. with I DJs Mark Smith. B.T. and Derek from I
Wﬁ’s‘ ’ This gruesome trio, Gav, The Boy Wonder, The Peroxide Man and Bryan,
are the guys responsible for Teasage at The Citrus Club on Wednesdays in
Edinburgh. Primarily an indie club, Teasage, however, is not so po-faced as to exclude some lighter moments and classic blasts from the past, just check out their current live favourites for proof.
1. 8523: Hero Worship. Any 852s track would have done, but this one. from their first album, is still one of our favourites.
2. The Pixies: Here Comes My Man. A classic indie track from some of the finest purveyors of the genre.
3. ABBA: Dancing Queen. Picked by Gav for nostalgic reasons — he had his first sexual experience dancing to this in the kitchen with his Aunt Gladys last Christmas.
4. St Etienne: Only Love Can Break Your Heart. The lighter side of indie music from one of the more tuneful exponents.
5. The Rolling Stones; Get Off My Cloud. Take away the vocals and the backing track from this classic could be used by any number of current bands.
23rd Precinct. Guest DJs and PAs every week.
I The Volcano 1(lpm—2am. £3 (£2 with matric card). Student night at the all new West End venue under the Tunnel‘s umbrella. with DJs Rab Clarke (ex-Fury“s) and the mysterious Alan. sounds like fun. with crossover. techno and rap for those lazy studes who justcan‘t face going all the way into town.
I The Alhambra 8pm—midnight. Free. Pub with live DJ.
I Bennet’s 11pm—3.30am. £2.50.
I Cathouse at Hollywood Studios. 11pm—3.30am. £2.50 (£1 .50 with ticket). Rock club.
I Cleopatra's 10.30pm—2.3()am. £3.
I Follies 10.30pm—3.30am. £4. (£1.50 before 11.30pm).
I Rooftops Rock 10.30pm—3am. £2.
I Stomp at Mardi Gras. 10.30pm—3.30am. £3.50.
I Xposed at Club Xchange. 11pm-late. £2.50.
I Atlantis at the Sub Club. llpm-3.30am. £6. House and techno sounds in an
underwater atmosphere — actually. that’s a i
complete lie. there isn‘t a strand of seaweed to be seen. but nevertheless still crowded. still trendy. and still pullingin the numbers.
I Detect at Fury Murry‘s. llpm—late. £3.50. Dance music and 80s pop for the medium-hip student types.
I Dream Sequence at Rooftops (Secrets lounge). 10.30pm—3am. £2.50. A good selection of indie dance faves in congenial atmosphere with your host Uncle Grumpy.
I Euphoria at Heaven. 10pm—3am. £7 (£5 with leaﬂet). On two ﬂoors. playing techno and Euro on one with DJs BT. Davie and Marc Smith. and funkier (but not mellowcr) stuff on the other.
I Fifth Dimension at Glasgow Polytechnic. 10pm—3am. Students and guests only. Traditional indie and goth night.
I Helter Skelter at the Mayfair. 10pm-2.30am. £2. Sixties rock. mod sounds. psychedelic trips: that‘s that Heifer Skelter feeling.
I The Network 9pm—2.30am. £3. Upfront dance in Paisley. fronted bytechno
megastars The Orb. 01s are Scott. Boydie .
and Lex. Very popular.
I Time Warp Rock Club at The Venue. l0pm-3am. £2.50. More 60s and 70s rock along the lines of Friday night.
I The Tunnel 1 lpm—-late. £6. Big upfront dance night for the well-dressed — more 60s grooves in Room 2.
I Unity Reggae Club at Talk Of T he'l‘nwn. 11pm—3am. £2.50. New regular venue for the long-running reggae. ska. African and calypso club which usually brings with it a friendly atmosphere. and a mellow groove.
I The Volcano 10pm—2am. £4 (£3 with matric card). Student night with Rab and Alan.
I Wild at the Cotton Club. 1 1pm-3.30am. £4 (£3 with ﬂyer). Dance music in a ‘wacky‘ atmosphere. with John Richardson. Come on everybody. put your hands in the air. etc.
I YoYo at Rain. 11pm—‘3.30am.£5. DJs Lara. Wilbur and their pals play underground house and garage. Doing well in the trendy stakes. plus drinks promotions.
I The Alhambra 8pm-midnight. Free. Pub with live D].
I Bennet's 11pm—3.3()am.£3.
I Blackout at the Sub Club. 7.30—10.3(lpm. £3. Under 18s.
I Cathouse at Hollywood Studios. 11pm—3.30am. £3.50 (£3 with ticket). Rock club.
I Cleopatra’s 10.30pm—2.30am. £3.50.
I Euphoria at Heaven. 10pm—3am. £7 (£5 with leaﬂet).
I Follies 10.30pm—3.30am. £5.
I Joe Paparmi's ll pm-3.3(lztm. £5.
I Libra at Hollywood Studios. 10pm—3am. £3.50. Over-25$ disco.
IThe Network 6.30—10pm. £2 (£1 .50 with leaﬂet). Paisley under- 18s disco.
I Strathclyde University Union 9pm—2am. £2.50. Students and guestsonly.
IThe Tunnel Under-18s club. 730—] 1pm.
I Bob's Full House at The Volcano.
I The Cage at Rain. 11pm—late. £2. Oscar.
Matt and guest Dis play upfront dance. funk and soul with a cult followingamong
the serious clubbers. Promo drinks.
I The Good Vibe Club at the Cotton Club. llpm-3.30am. £2 (£l students). Aimed at
i the Art School crowd. and playing rare
I The Management Glasgow‘s Club Xchange finds. in the shape ofTom McFeely, a new manager with a mission to completely overhaul the club. The venue will still be gay but the likes of music policy and door policy will be updated. More details next issue.
I All-nighters Maelstrom and Energy 1 present Awesome 101 at Livingston Forum on 7 Dec. With the event running from 8pm-~8am and live actsincluding Oceanic (see preview). TTF. System Exclusive and Bizarre inc the event looks unmissable. Tickets are priced £20 and it would be advisable to arrive early. Future all-nighters and one-off events are planned for the future so watch this space for details.
I Rude Boys The Fuck It boys continue their endeavours for world domination with an event at Networks 1.2 and 3 in Edinburgh on 12 Dec. The end-of-term bash will feature their usual DJs as well as a live appearance from Edinburgh's upwardly mobile Better Ways. ifall that‘s not enough. drinks will cost a mere 80p. More details next issue.
I Future Citrus Edinburgh's Citrus Club continues to pull in big name DJs with Slam on 6 Dec (including a PA from Rejuvination) and Flying‘s Dean Thatcher and Fabi Paras on 13 Dee. Also look out for special Christmas and New Year events as well as a Boys Own night on 3Jan.
I Deadlines Any club runners who want their club in The List should remembertheir entries should reach The List office by the Friday before publication date. For the next issue that means 20 Nov. Any entries received after this date cannot be guaranteed inclusion.
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