I Buster Browns 10.30pm—3.30am. £1.50 before 11.30pm/£3 after. Mainstream chart sounds.

I Cathouse at The mission. 10.30pm—4am. £2.50/£I .50with flyer. Rock'indie/dance. Happy hour from 1 1pm—1am.

I Century 2000 10pm—4am. £5. Over 21s only. 10pm—4am. £3 before midnight/£5 after. Dance night.

I Chaplins at Finsbury Park. 11pm—4am. £2. Chart sounds.

I The Citrus Club 11pm-4am. £5. Regular DJs Scott Ferguson and Gareth Sommerville joined by guests.

I Evoi at Wilkie House. 10.30pm-3am. Indie club with occasional live bands.

I Expo at The Edinburgh Dungeon. 9pm-4am. £5. 14 Feb only. Celebrate Valentines Day with a heady cocktail of garage. house. deep soul on two floors.

I Gulp at The Pelican. 10pm—3am. Free. Garage hip hop soul from DJ Cosmo.

I Hipster! at The Music Box. 10.30pm—3am. £2.50. Indie and 60s grooves front Ian and Mark (who formerly brought us Floral Riot) with the visuals (projections. films. slides and oil wheels) from Sam (ex The Top Ten Club). Still Edinburgh‘s busiest and best indie club. I Madison's Hock Night 10pm—-4am. £2. Ian. Mark and Mark get radical with the latest rock sounds.

I Marley's Reggae Klub at Network 2. 10.30pm-4am. £2.

I Millionaires 10pm—6am. £3 members £5 non-members. For hardened drinkers and clubbers only.

I The Paradox Club at Calton Studios. 10.30pm—5am. Members £5 non-members £6. Cubik DJs Davie. Brian and Kelly. join up with Ross to present an increasingly popular night which thankfully avoids relying on Techno to pull in the punters. Look out forthe chill-out room upstairs.

I Pure at The Venue. 11pm—5am. Members and guests only. Edinburgh‘s most popular (and best) hardcore dance clubon both floors.

I The nave Cave. 1 lpm—4am. As the name suggests it‘s Techno and rave for hyped up young clubbers.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 10pm-4am.£2.50 before 11.30pm £3.50after.

I The Solution 8.30pm—4am. With a restaurant. three cocktail bars. cabaret and live music. The Solution provides the more mature clubbers (over 25s) with a relaxed venue for late night socialising.

I Soul Night at The Claremont Ilotel. Claremont Crescent. 7.30pm— 1am. £2.50. 21 Feb only. ()ne-off soul night with DJs Jim Tennent. Keith Whitson. Stevie Gordon. Davy Windram and Nottingham‘s Rob Marriot.

I Static Age at Moray House Student L'nion. 10pm—4am. £1. 21 Febonly. Alternative punk psychedelic hardcore. I Tribal Funktion at Moray House Student l'nion. 11pm—4am. £3'£2.50. 14Febonly. Proving very popular. this eclectic club is successfully mixing hip hop with the funkier end ofdance music.


I Apocalypse at Chambers Street Student Union. Spin—1am. Students 80p/guests £1.60. Typical student disco although the absence of novelty and kitsch records means it is better than most.

I Blue Oyster Club 10.30pm—6am. £2 before 12.30amf'£4 after. See Fridays.

I Buster Browns 10.3(lpm—4am. £2 before 11.30pm £4 after. See Fridays.

I Century 2000 10pm—4am. £5. Mega Party Night with regular PAs.

I Chaplins at Finsbury Park. Ilpm-4am. See Fridays.

I Club Solution at Calton Studios (downstairs). 11pm—4am. Rave sounds for a young crowd.

I Cubic at the Music Box. 10pm—3am.

' £4 £3. DJs from Glasgow. Plymouth and

I Edinburgh provide solid dance action and frenzied grooves.

L I FBI at Moray House Student Union.

11pm—4am. £2.50. 22 Feb only. Fortnightly indie club. but likely to be

better than most due to the involvement of

those responsible for Shaft. I Hades at Edinburgh Dungeons. 10pm—3am. £4. Alternative club takingin

'; the usual Goth and indie music but also spicing it up with a bit of Japan and Duran.

Happy hour from 10—11pm. Membership available on the door and from Voodoo

Child. Cockburn Street. Look out for 1 occasional cabaret slots.

I Joyous at The Pelican. 10pm-3am. Free. Happy party atmosphere with singalong classics and DJ Smooth Groove. I katch at Shady Lady's. 10.30pm—4am. £2. Indie music from the 80s and 905. Look

E out for an all-night event on 7 March.

2 I Madison's Rock Night 10pm-4am. £2.

1 Ian. Dave. Mark and Mark play all the old i favourites from AC/DC to 22 Top.

': I Mambo Club at Network 2 & 3.

10.30pm—3am. £2 members/£2.50 non-members. MC Sir Ossie spins the world-wide selection of good grooves.

I Messenger ill-Pi Sound System at 369 Gallery. Cowgate. 10—late. 15 Febonly. Ragamuffin/dub/Latin/soul.

I Millionaires 10pm—6am. £3 members£5 non-members. See Fridays.

I Network 1 10.30pm—4am. £1 before midnight"£3 after.

I The have Cave 1 lpm—4am. See Fridays. I Red Hot Pepper Club 10pm—4am. £3 before 11.30am/ £4 after. See Fridays.

I Shall at Moray House Student Union. 11pm—4am. £3. 15 Feb only. Fortnightly disco-funk and rare grooves from the 70s. I Soledad Brother at Wee Red Bar. 10pm-4am. £3/£2. 22 Feb only. The Lesson: Waking up to racism. The Lecturers: TF1. Knightstick. Zulu Syndicate. The Music: Rap. ragga and reggae.

I The Solution 8.30pm—4am. See Fridays. I Soma at The Citrus Club 11pm—4am. £4/£3. Heavy acid sounds and look out for fortnightly guest DJs.

I Sundance at The Assembly Rooms. 9pm—5am. £20. 15 Feb only. Dance extravaganza with PAs from Ege Bam Yasi and MC Kinky and a host of top DJs including Dave Lambert and Fat Tony. Three floors and ‘a kaleidoscope of sounds‘.

I Tattoo Designer Frames Gallery.

1 1pm—3am. Members only. Enterthrough The Pelican. Still as busy with playlist taking on a more upfront slant.

I Wave at the Venue. 11pm—5am. Members and guests only. As often as not just as busy as Friday’s Pure but with a less upfront music policy.


I Buster Browns 10.30pm—3am. £2 before 11.30pmx£3 after. See Fridays.

I Cherry Kick at the Mission. 10pm-2am. £2 £1 .50 with membership or matric card. The Pixies to Red Hot Chilli Peppers.

I Eclipse at The Music Box. 4pm—9pm. 16 Feb only. 14-17 yearolds only. Getting busier with every event. this high-octane dance club is proving highly popular with the younger ravers.

I Madisons 11pm—4am. £2 before midnight/£3 after. Gay night playing European. Hi-NRG and the best dance music from the 70s. 80s and 90s.

I The Solution 8.30pm—4am. See Fridays. I Utopia at The Citrus Club. 11pm—4am. Bootsy and Kenny with light Techno right through to piano rave and garage.

I Yosemite Sam at The Pelican Bistro. 9pm—2am. 23 Feb only. Free membership on the first night. Reviving memoriesof Saddle Sore. Yosemite Sam will be playing the best in Country and Western.


I The Monday Club at Madison‘s. 9.30pm—3am. £2. Goth. punk and indie for those unenamoured by 905 dance.

I Millionaires 1 1pm—4am. £1. See


I Network 1 10.30pm—4am. £1 before midnight/£3 after. I The Solution 8.30pm—4am. See Fridays.


I Blue 8r Boogie at Networks 1.2 and 3. 8pm—4am. £5/£4in advance. 25 Febonly. Music supplied by those responsible for The Mambo Club. Chocolate City.The Arch and Tribal Funktion and live appearances from Makossa. Botany 5 (who are about to release a re-recorded version of ‘Love Bomb‘) and the extended Zulu Syndicate Band. Music as you would expect is dance but definitely not ofthe Techno/rave variety.

I Millionaires 1 lpm—4am. £1. See Fridays.

I Netwontt 10.30pm—4am. £1 before midnight/£3 after.

I The Solution 8.30pm—4am. See Fridays.


I Breathless at Potterrow Student Union. 8pm—1am. Happy Hour 8.30-9.30pm. Students £11'guests £2. Solid dance music with an import hour from 8pm—9pm. Look out for some name DJs guesting in the coming weeks. Regular drinks promotions.

I Delirium at The Music Box. 10.30pm—3am. £2. lntriguinglydiverse club playing reggae. ska and traditional‘Celtic music alongside the likes of The Doors and Crass.

I Flashlight at The Mission. 11pm-3am. £2. New. weekly hip hop/funk club.

I Matrix at Century 2000. 10pm—late. £2 with matriculation card. Century 2000‘s student night with double spirits at £1 and imported beers at £1 .25.

I Millionaires 1 lpm—4am. £1. See Fridays.

I Network 1 10.30pm—4am. £1 before midnight/£3 after. From 29 Jan from

7—1 1 .30pm there will be a Big Band night with ballroom dancing. Admission £2.

I The Solution 8.30pm—4am. See Fridays. I Teaseage at The Citrus Club. 11pm—4am. £2.-"£1 .50 for students. No dress restrictions. Indie club. Cheap drinks all night.


I The Big Payback at The Venue. 10.30pm—5am. £1 before 11.30pm£3 after (students and the unemployed £1.50). 27 Feb only. Incorporating the heavier end of black dance music this fortnightly club is gradually building up quite a following.

I Blue Oyster Club 10.30pm—4am. See Fridays.

I Chocolate City at The Venue. 11pm—5am. £3. 20 Feb only. Rare groove. funk and heavy dance grooves from DJs John. Andy and Jamie. Now on two floors.

I ECU at The Citrus Club. 1 1pm—4am. £2. It's all change at The Citrus Club with this new student-orientated indie dance club. One to investigate for sure.

I Fab at Century 2000. 10pm—late. £3. Over-25s only. Music from the 60s and 70s with the same drinks promotion as Wednesdays.

I Funky Club at The Pelican. 9pm—2am. Free. Trip into the 70s with DJ Ford


I Ice at Wilkie House. 10.30pm-3am. £3/£2.50.

I Millionaires. 11pm-4am. £1. Sec Fridays.

I Networkl 10pm—2am. £1 before midnight/£2 after. ‘Party Night'.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 10pm—3am. £2. See Fridays.

I Rock Disco at Chambers Street Student Union. 8pm—lam. Students 80p guests £1.60.

I Shag at The Mission. 10.30pm—3am. £2. As popular as ever. the archetypal student club.

I The Solution 8.30pm—4am. See Fridays. I The Soul-Way Club at Network 2. 10.30pm—3am.

I Substance at The Music Box.

10.30pm—3am. £2 with flyer. Solid dance music. Substance aims to save Edinburgh from drowning in Techno. .


All clubs listed above telte piece at one olthe tollowing venues. which can be contacted tor

further details.


I The Arches Midland Street (offJamacica Street). 221 9736.

I Bennet's 80—90(31assford Street. 552 5761.

I Circa. Clyde Street. below Pier 39.221 0865.

I Cleopatra's. 508 Great Western Road. Kelvinbridge. 334 0560.

I Club Xchange 23 Royal Exchange Square. 204 4599.

I Cotton Club 5 Scott Street. 3320712.

I Follies 193 Pitt Street. 332 73227522. I Fury Murry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221 6511.

I Glasgow Polytechnic 7t) Cowcaddens Road. 332 0681.

I Glasgow School at Art 167 Renfrew Street. 3329797.

I Heaven 15 L'nion Street. 221 61 1 1.

I Hollywood Studios 9 Brown Street. 248 6606.

I Joe Paparazzi 520 Sauchiehall Street. 331 2111.

I Mardi Gras 73 Dunlop Street. 221 3623. I Mayiairwu Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872.

I The Network ()pposite Paisley Abbey. 22 Bridge Street. Paisley. 248 5503.

I 147 Club Cheapside Street (next tothe Daily Record building).

I Rain I'pstairs at .\'ico‘s. 375 Sauchiehall Street.

I Hooitops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.

I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 2484600.

I The Tunne184 Mitchell Street. 204 1000. I The Venue 474 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872.

I The Volcano I5 BenaItler Street. 337

t It)“.


I Blue Oyster Club 96a Rose Street Lane North. 226 6458.

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

I Calton Studios Calton Road. 55o 7066. I Century 2000 31 Lothian Road. 229 7670.

I The Citrus Club 40—42 (irindlay Street. 2296697.

I Complex Hotel Penicuik. 0968 75513. I Designer Frames Gallery 1 lastiesClose. Cowgate.

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

I Liberty's (ireenside Place. 557 3807. I Madison's Greenside Place. 557 3807. I The Mission Victoria Street. 225 3326. I Millionaires Niddry Street.

I Moray House Student Union t Io|_\'rood Road. 556 5184.

I The Music Box 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564.

I The Network West Tollcross. 228 3252. I The Have Cave 69 Cowgatc.

I Red Hot Pepper Club 3 Semple Street. Tollcross. 2297733.

I Shady Lady's Cowgate. 225 3326.

I The Solution 12 Shandwick Place. 220 4167.

I The Venue Calton Road. 557 3073.

I The Wee Red Bar at The Edinburgh College of Art. Lauriston Place. 229 1442.

58 The List 14 27 February 1992