Regular weekly clubs plus one-oil events are listed by city, then by day. then alphabetically by title. Clubs will be listed. provided that up-to-date details reach our otlices at least seven days belore publication. Clubs Listings compiled by James Raliburton and Andrea Baxter.
I The Ark at the Tunnel. llpm—3.30am. £4. DJs with attitude Duncan Reid (ex of Joy). Mel (ofthc Tunnel) and the infamous Steven Sleepman on PR. play rap. ltalo house. techno and upfront dance music in well-trendy atmosphere. Meanwhile in the smaller room a more laid-back (but not soul) atmosphere prevails. I Club Sanctuary at Reds. Strathclyde University. 9pm-2am. £1 .50 (£1 ). House. garage and a bit ofsoul. I Crash at the Cotton Club. 11pm—3.30am. £3 (£2 with matric card). After a highly successful birthday party and Radio One‘s accolade as ‘the best Friday night out in Britain'. Crash settles down tothe maturerthingsin life . . .like the Nolan Sisters?! The atmosphere these days reminds me a lot of the oldTuesday nights at Bennets. but with a lot more recent indie dance and pop. DJ Dave Ross recommends early arrival. I Devotion at the Art School. 9.30pm—2am. £1 .50 (£1 students). ‘Student music'. soul and house. apparently. so there you go. And drinks promos. I Europa at Circa. l 1pm—3am. £4.50 (£2.50 with martric card). New club down by the river from Darren Laurie. who brought you The Choice (remember that?) Tonight‘s DJs are Michael Kilkie and Paul N‘Jie playing garage and mellow house sounds. lt‘s members only. and full up at the moment. but it is possible to get in — phone 221 0865 for details. I Fuel at Joe Paparazzi. l lpm—3.30am. £2. Paul and Sean. late of Rumble. bounce back with a more studenty-oriented dance night. not so much ‘in yer face' as ‘getin yer pints‘. with a laidback atmosphere and an eminently reasonable price. I Goodtoot at the RAF Club. 27 Ashley Street. 8pm-lam. £3. 24 Jan only. New. groovy venture in the oddest venue in town. playing 60s Northern Soul. ska. jazz. reggae and garage — fortnightly. I JuJu at the Sub Club. llpm—3.30am. £4. DJs Harri and Oscar (of Rain fame) playing funky rather than upfront dance. with live saxophone accompaniment and guest DJs. I Jungle at Rain. 11pm—3.30am. £4 (£2 with matric card). Nick Peacock and Nigel Hayes with funk. soul. jazz and Latin music. going for an older. Sandino-typc crowd. I Loog at Rooftops (Secrets Lounge). 10.30pm—3am. £2. Groovy mix of60$
This issue Jlm Downie who DJs at ZFD at Fury Murry’s on Mondays and Greed at The Maylair on Thursdays chooses live tracks, without even mentioning Nirvana once, assured to put a smile on his lace any day of the week.
1. The Beatles: She Said She Said. John Lennon teaches the world how to write a classic pop song and retain all the style and quirkiness missing from current efforts.
2. The Cranes: Tomorrow’s Tears. Sod the ethereal and haunting tags, this is just plain SCAREY.
3. Mercury Rev: Carwash Hair. It may be Dean Wareham oi Galaxy 500’s guitar that sets this appart lrom its
peers. Whatever, a very appealing song.
4. Sonic Youth: Rowche Rumble. Typically wonderfully grungy cover oi an early Fall song.
5. KLF: Chill Out. Really an album, but for me a long song best suited to bedtime and a mug of scalding cocoa.
garage. psychedelia and soul with 90s indie and grunge sounds.
I The Network 10.30pm—2.30am. £3 ( £2 before 11.30pm). 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 (I assume that‘s one of these new-fangled terms for funk).
I Phasers 0n Stun at Level 8. Strathclyde University. 9pm—2am. £1 .50 (£1 ). Alternative. indie. with Star Trek fetish. I Radio City at the Mayfair (Cameo Suite). 10pm—2.30am. £2. Seemingly having made a return to its old predictable ways. Radio City plays well-known rock and pop classics that you've probably got at home.
I Shag at Fury Murry‘s. llpm—late. £3. Enjoyable mish-mash of indie-dance. pop. classic chart hits and silly singalongs.
I Time at Heaven. llpm-3.30am. £5/£3.50 with matric card. DJs Terry. Jason and Wilba supply the psychedelic mayhem.
I Time Warp Rock Club at The Venue. l0pm—3am. £2.50 (£6 for weekend ticket). I The Volcano l0pm—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 Alan Ronald. with crossover. techno and rap for those lazy studes who just can‘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. llpm-3.30am. £2.50 (£1 .50 with ticket). Rock club.
I Cleopatra's 10.30pm—2.30am. £3.
I Follies 10.30pm—3.30am. £4. (£1.50 before 11.30pm).
I Stomp at Mardi Gras. 10.30pm—3.30am. £3.50.
I Xposed at Club Xchange. l 1pm—late. £2.50.
I Atlantis at the Sub Club. 11pm—3.30am. £6. House and techno sounds
I Decadence at Circa. l lpm-3am. £7 (£5 members). Upfront dance in one room. soul. funk and a VIP bar serving champagne and cappuccino in the other—
somehow I suspect most readers ofthis column will not be slurping down the former too often. See Friday listing for membership details.
I Detect at Fttry Murry's. llpmr-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 ‘lfncle' T-(‘oy I Euphoria at Heaven. 10.30pm—3.30am. £7. On two floors. playing techno and Euro on one with DJs Paul. Davie and Marc Smith. and fttnkier (but not mellower) stttff on the other.
I Filth Dimension at (ilasgow Polytechnic. 10pm—3am. Students and gttestsonly. Traditional indie and goth night.
I Heller Skelter at the Mayfair. 10pm—2.30am. £2. Sixties rock. mod sounds. psychedelic trips: that's that HelterSkelterfeeling « but remember kids. too much turns you into a sadold biker with no understanding ofdanee music (‘hey. they're playing The Doors. howexcitingl‘).
IThe Network 9pm-2.30am. £3. L'pfront dance in Paisley. fronted by techno megastars The Orb. DJs are Scott. Boydie and Lex. Very popular — come early.
I Time Warp Rock Club at The Venue. 10pm-3am. £2.50. More 60s and 70s rock along the lines of Friday night.
IThe Tunnel llpm—late. £6. Big. hard. excellent dance night for the well-dressed — more 60s grooves in Room 2. listremely busy — by the time you get tothe danceﬂoor. your chosen record isover. IThe Volcano lupin—Bum. £4 (£3 with matric card). Student night with Rab and Alan.
I Wild at the (‘otton Club. llpm—3.30am. £4 (£3 with ﬂyer). Dance music in a ‘wacky' atmosphere. with John Richardson. (‘ome on everybody. pttt your hands in the air. etc.
IYoYo at Rain. llpm~3.30am. £5. DJs Larz. Wilbur and their pals play underground house and garage. Doing well in the trendy stakes. plus drinks promotions.
I The Alhambra Spin—midnight. Free. Pub with live DJ.
I Bennet's l lpm—3.30am. £3.
I Blackout at the Sub Club. 7.30-- 10.30pm £3. Under 18s.
I Cathouse at Hollywood Studios.
llpm- 3.30am. £3.50 (£3 with ticket). Rock clttb.
I Cleopatra's 10.30pm— 2.30am. £3.50.
I Follies 10.30pm—3.30am. £5.
I Joe Paparazzi's l lpm ~3.30am. £5.
I Libra at Hollywood Studios. 10pm--3am. £3.50. Over-25s disco.
I Mardi Gras 10.30pm— 3.30am. £5.
I The Nelworltosw l0pm. £2 (£1 .50with leaﬂet ). Paisley under- le disco.
I Strathclyde University Union omit-lam. £2.50. Students and guestsonly.
I The Tunnel l'nder- 18s club. 7.3(Ll lpm.
I Blueprint at (‘irca. llpm~3am. £3(£2 members). Saee and liasy present jazz. Latin. sottl and fttnk.
I Bob‘s Full House at The Volcano.
10pm ~2am. £2. Daft disco with Robert llodgens (aka Bobby Bluebell) and chums.
I The Cage at the Sub (Tub. l0pm-2am. £2. ()scar. Michael Kilkie. and Stevie Donaldson play upfront dance. funk and sottl with a cttlt following amongthe
se riotts clubbers — note the change of venue!
I The Double Deckers at Fury Murry's. 10pm» 2am. 50p (with matric card or leaflet) £1 . Tam and Dave. (ilasgow's answer to the ‘Soul Man‘ hitmakers. team up for a groovy mix of indie. dance. pop and soul named after the recently rerun cttlt series which for many was the event of the year.
I The Network 10.30pm—Iate. £2. The Avengers: fttn night with (‘ontinental house and Balearic beats. Drinks promos. I Tighten Up at the ( ‘otton ( 'lub. l(l.30pm-~3.30am. £2. New mod skinhead reggae night. with bluebeatflirojan records. ska. soul. funk. twotone and so on for the retro scooter crowd. Becks £1 . I The Tunnel 10. 30pm—late. £3. Dance. hottse. littro. sottl and PAs. Meland Michael Kilkie D].
I The Attic L'pstairs from Deja Vu.
I Bennet’s l lpm-3.30am. 75p.
I Boy at (‘lub Xchange. llpm—late. 75p. I Fuddrultlters at ('leopatra‘s. lil.30pm»—2.30am. £1 .
I Mardi Gras Rave l lpm—late. £8 (£6).
I Rain 1 lpm—late. £2.
I Videodrome Rock Night at the Videodrome. Rpm—late. £2.50.
I Funkin‘ Mondays Rebirth at Club Xchange. ll.30pm--late. £l before midnight. Mixed night at the gay venue with a good selection ofdanee sounds.
I Juicy at The Volcano. 10pm—2am. £2. House club night with Mel Barrand guests. seriously upfront and trendy.
I Trinity Ragga at Rooftops (Secrets Lounge). 10.30pm-‘3am. £2. Reggae night. also on Thursdays.
I The Tunnel llpm—3.30am. £2. (iay Mondays. with a well-deserved reputation for a pleasant atmosphere and a good selection of current dance music. (iood adverts too — be there or be straight.
I ZFD at Fury Murry‘s. llpm-—3am. £2. Sixties. 70s. 80s and indie 90s with a bitof pop dance thrown in for good measure at this eclectic Monday nighter.
54 The List 17 — 30 January 1992