I The BIZ 10.30pm—4am. Free. See Fridays. I century 2“ IOpm—late. £3/£2 before midnight. Dance and chart sounds.

I chocolate City at The Venue. l lpm—Sam. f

£4/£3 members. 18 Feb. Now running fortnightly. one of the oldest and probably

the best of Edinburgh‘s numerous funk clubs.

With the excellent chill out area downstairs. playing reggae. dub and jazz.

I Club Prague at The Wee Red Bar. 10.30pm—4am. £3. 18 Feb. New monthly club. downstairs playing funk. acid jazz. 60s and 70s dance. with the upstairs cafe playing more mellow sounds for your listening pleasure. Live on the night The Skuobie Dubh Orchestra.

I The Edge 4pm—2.30am. See Fridays.

I Groove Lab at The Vaults. 10pm—4am. £2 before midnight/£4 after. Moved from their Sunday slot. still bringing you roots with phunky feeling. phat beat jive. sweet street soul and wholesome hip hop.

I More Motion at The Vaults. l0pm—4am. £4/£3 with ticket. A new delectable night of


Street I. 221 9736. I Bonnets 80—90 Glassford Street. 552

delicious dance. with a large menu of mouth-

watering music. including soul. jazz. funk and 90s groove. With regular guest [)Js and some excellent PAs lined up for the near future. With. need 1 say it. one of the best chill-out rooms around.

I Obsession at Millies. l lpm—4am. Free before 2am. See Fridays.

I Plan 8 at The Wee Red Bar. 10pm—3am. £1 before I 1pm/£2.5() after. Fortnightly. playing a range of techno. house and ambient grooves. From The Orb to Finitribe to The Shamen.

I Rock lite at Chambers Street Union. 8pm—3am. £2/£ 1. Happy hour 8-9pm. Probably the best student rock night in town. if that‘s any recommendation.

I Shag at The Mission. 1 lpm—3.3()am. £2.50. Perennially popular student club. noteworthy for its truly appalling playlist and free chocolate.

I The Tardls l lpm—«tam. Girls £6. guys £8. The recession session: all main spirits. draught beers. lagers and ciders. wines and soft drinks are free with absolutely no limit. so for only the entry price you can drink yourself to death.


I Awesome 101 at Digby's. (ialashiels. 9pm—2am. £5. 25 Feb only. The people from Awesome once again go off on tour round provincial clubs. playing a wide range of excellent dance music.

I Miller Genuine Draft light at Ifniverse. Coatbn'dge and Papa Doc's. ('umbemauld. Times and prices TBC. 18 Feb only. A major promotional tour comes our way courtesy of American beer people Miller Genuine Draft. who‘ve teamed up with Radio Clyde to offer a Trans-Atlantic showbiz extravaganza to two of our local clubs. Lots of prizes on offer of course and doubtless much Miller consumption tool

I Around The World Ball at The Assembly Rooms. 9pm—2am. £14. 12 Feb only. Black tie. A big. big. big night of live music. excellent DJs. copious drinking. general fun and silliness. African Room with Frog and Makossa live and the [)Js from Chocolate City. American Room with The New Orleans Jazz Band and Fiesta Latina live. also a Caribbean cocktail bar and the Mexico City death-by-tequila bash. European Room with a casino. Russian vodka roulette. the Barcelona Olympic boatrace (1’) and Munich Bierfest. Asian Room with sumo wrestling. bhangra DJs. Indian Tabla music and a belly-

4224. I The Biz 23 Lothian Road. 229 8000.

i I Cavendish West Tollcross. 228 3252. , I Century 2000 31 Lothian Road. 229 7670. : I The Citrus Club 40-42 Grindlay Street.

I I Club Snipe 16 Home Street. Tollcross. 228 8645.

. I Madison’s Greenside Place. 557 3807. i I Millionaires Niddry Street.

I The Mission Victoria Street. 225 3326. Q I Moray House Student Union Holyrood ; Road. 556 5184. I The Music Box 9c Victoria Street. 225

650 8090.

dance troupe. Scottish Room with ceilidh and

whisky mayhem compulsory. For ticket details phone 031 229 8473.

I Valentine’s Ball at The Royal Highland Centre. lngliston. Edinburgh. 13 Feb only. Another massive night from those busy people at Z-Rezerection who brought you The Harlequinade at Hogmanay. DJs l)e-V8. Tom Wilson. Bass Generator. DJ Rap. The .Ratt Pack. Groove Rider and Dave Angel. MCs Lennie and Sneaky Eye with live PAs

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I Cleopatras. 508 Great Western Road. ' Kelvinbridge. 334 0560.

on the night N-Joi. Q-Tex and The Ratt Pack. Tickets on sale now for £23.50 from Global. \

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I The Arches Midland Street (off Jamaica

5761 . I The Gathouse 9 Brown Street. 248 6606. I Circa Custom House Quay. 221 0865.

I Club Xchange 23 Royal Exchange Square. 204 4599.

I COttOll Club 5 Scott Street. 332 ()7 I 2.

I Follies I93 Pitt Street. 332 7322/7522.

I Fury Murrys 96 Maxwell Street. 221 651 1. I Glasgow Polytechnic 70 Cowcaddens Road. 332 0681.

I Glasgow School at Art 167 Renfrew Street. 332 9797.

I Club Industrla 15 Union Street. 221 61 1 1. I Mardi Gras 73 Dunlop Street. 221 3623. I Mayfair 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872. I Reds lTpstairs at Nico‘s. 379 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1635.

I Rooftops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883. I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 248 4600.

I The 13th Note 80 Glassford Street. 553 1638.

I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 1000. I Under Ventura 50—60 King Street (beneath Ventura cafe/bar).

I The Venue 474 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872.

I The Volcano 15 Street. 337 I 100.

I Blue Oyster Club 96a Rose Street Lane North. 226 6458. I Buster Browns 25—27 Market Street. 226

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I Cate Royal Bistro ear West Register Street. I The Dalton Calton Road. 558 3758.

229 6697.

I The Edge 37b George Street. 226 31 l l. I Flnshury Park 3-5 South St Andrew Street. 556 1020.

I La Belle Angola 1 l Hasties Close. 225 2774.

I Liberty‘s Greenside Place. 557 3807. !

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the II V I club

A flamboyant fusion of cocktails, couture, maitre (1' table service and top class live music

2564. I The Pelican 235 Cowgate. 225 5413. I Potterrow Student Union Bristo Square.

I The have Gave 69 Cowgate.

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

I Shady Lady’s Cowgate. 225 3326.

I The Tardls l2 Shandwick Place. 220 4167. I Tevlot Student Union Bristo Square. 650 4673.

I The Vaults 15—17 Niddry Street. 556

7013. I The Venue Calton Road. 557 3073. g I Wee Bed Bar at Edinburgh College of Art. Lauriston Place. 229 1442.

I Wilkie House Cowgate. 226 2151.

presenting a season of international blues artists in conjunction with the

Northbound Blues Club

Thursdays 10.30pm - 2.30am 5

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