Regular vreeltly clubs plus one-oft events are listed by city, than by day, then alphabetically by title. Clubs will be listed, provided that up-to-date details reach our onlces at least seven days beiore publication. Clubs Listings compiled by Conny Allan and Joe Lampard.
I The Ark at The Tunnel. 1 lpm—3.3()am. £5/£2.5(). A hip and consistently busy night for the regular ‘upfront‘ crowd.
I Bar 10 9pm—midnight. Free. Stevie Donaldson playing the top new tunes in trendy surroundings.
I Bennet’s l lpm—3.3()am. £3. Busy gay night.
I BSA at Reds. l lpm—3am. £4/£3. ‘Massive slabs of shagging disco with a length of funk' from DJ Paul. ()o-er!
I The Cathouse l lpm-3am. £3/£2.50 with ticket. Rock club.
I Cleopatra’s l().3()pm—2.3()am. £3.
I Club Sanctuary at Reds. Strathclyde University. 9pm-2am. £l.5()/£l. House. garage and soul for the studes.
I Cool Lemon at The Sub Club.
1 lpm—.3.3()am. £5. The Dream Team ascend to even greater heights of stardom (see those posters) with DJs Trevor and lain playing ‘an orgasmic blend of silky house tunes that sends momentous waves of pleasure through Glasgow‘s cooler young kats and kittens'. As if that wasn't enough. they also have the world-famous Graeme Park joining them on the decks on 12 March; a serious seal of approval!
I Crash at The Cotton Club.
1 lpm—3.30am. £4/£2 with matric card. Good time indie-dance and chart pop with DJ Dave Ross plus those all-important drinks promos.
I Essential at Circa. l lpm—3.3()am. £5. I Follies 10.30pm—late. £4/£2 before
I Clobal NRC at Mardi Gras. 10.30pm—3.30am. £5/£2 with leaﬂet.
I Coodtoot at RAFA Social Club. Ashley Street. 8pm—late. £3. 5 March only. Undoubtedly the best club off Woodlands Road: classic sounds. classic style and a well-supplied bar. What more could you ask for?
I llustle at Level 8. Strathclyde University. 9pm-—2am. £l.50/£1. ‘Going back to go forward'. a night of funky disco and club classics with Paul M and Eurojay.
I Jazz With Attitude at The 13th Note. 8pm—midnight. Free. A mixed bag of Acid jazz and classic soul with DJ Steven Watt. Remember the Apollo, anyone?
I Radio City at the Mayfair (Cameo Suite). 10pm-2.30am. £2. Well-known rock and pop classics in nice (if you like that sort of thing) and sleazy atmosphere. I Jerks at The Cathouse. Studio 3. 10.30pm—3am. £l. Popular night of grunge. punk and 60s garage.
I Sara‘s Big light but at Club Xchange. A lighter Friday night vibe at this crammed gay venue with DJ Sara Martinelli.
I Slain at Club loco at The Arches.
l lpm—3.30am. £6. Those famous Slam people return for a new year of top house tunes and doubtless a few more very special guests.
I Shag at Fury Murry‘s. 1 lpm—late. £3.50. A veritable legend among crappy student clubs. Love it or hate it. you‘re unlikely to leave it sober.
I Sonic The Indie Club at Rooftops (Secrets Lounge). 1 lpm—3am. £1.50 before 1 l.45pm/£2.50 after. indie club (as
you might imagine) with £1 pints of lager on tap.
I Ttvlster at RAFA Social Club. Ashley Street. 9pm-lam. £3/£2 before 10pm. 26 Feb only. Finally back. it‘s everyone’s favourite mix of swinging sixties sounds. from golden soul to garage punk with plenty of psychedelic freakbeats and bubblegum pop in between. Unmissable! I tinder Ventura Spin—midnight. Free. Funky rare grooves from clued-up duo Hamish and Jonnie in this new exclusively early evening venue. A highly recommended warm-up for a more energetic night out.
I Unity Reggae Club at The Vic Bar. the College of Art. 9.30pm—2.30am. £2. Reggae. ragga and the likes.
I The Volcano l lpm—2.30am. £4/£3. Busy mix of dance and indie tunes with Alan Ronald.
I Wax Factory at lndustria.
l lpm-—3.30am. £5/£3.50 concessions. A reasonable price on the door and an unreasonably good time to be had inside help to explain the rapidly increasing popularity of this Pussypower night; the addition of another DJ playing less tip- tempo sounds in the ‘chill-out' area is also a major bonus. Get those memberships while you can!
I Bar 10 9pm—-midnight. Free. Socialise to the mellow sounds of DJ Nick Peacock. I Bennet’s l lpm—3.30am. £3.50.
I Cale loco at The Arches.
l lpm—3.3()am. £5. The city's premier alternative club. ‘Unique. Bizarre. Exotic. Theatrical"? Orjust ‘Pretty Entertaining With A Few Down You"? Special guests on Feb 27 are PTP Corporation and on March 6. the Nightcrawlers.
I The Cathouse. l lpm~3am. £3.5()/£3 with ticket. Rock club.
I Chaos at The Cathouse. 7- 10pm. £2.50/£2 with leaﬂet. Under-18s dance club.
I Cleopatra’s 10.30pm—2.30am. £3.50. I Club lndustria. 10.30pm—3.30am. £8 (same price on special guest DJ/band nights) Glasgow‘s newest venue and loudest club sound system used to full effect by DJs Scott 'n ‘Paul. More special guests expected in the near future. so watch out for those posters!
I Club Xchange. 1 l.30pm—3.30am. £4.
‘ Very gay: straights. don't say you weren't
warned! I Divine at the Art School. 1 lpm—late.
, £2.50.The best in psychedelic/garage/
soul/60s in the Vic Bar. extremely popular and sociable as ever. I Dream Sequence at Rooftops (Secrets
3 Lounge). 10.30pm—3am. £2.50. A good
selection of indie-dance faves and a friendly vibe. I The Early Club at the CCA. Sauchiehall
Street. 9pm—midnight. £2/£l.50/lirst 50
free with ﬂier. Blue Juice Productions (purveyors of fine jazz. funk and fusion)
3 obviously purveying what the punters
want if last week's queue was anything to go by. Get down early or you might miss out on one of the busiest and best sessions in town.
I Filth Dimension at Glasgow Polytechnic. 10pm—3am. Students and guests only. Indie/goth night.
I Follies 1 lpm—late. £5/£2.5() before
I Fury at Fury Murry"s. l 1pm—late. £4. imaginatively-named and student-oriented night.
I ilelter Skelter at The Mayfair. 10pm—2.30am. £2. Sad old bikers and
£3.50. Over-25s singles disco.
I Reds l ipm—3am. £6/£4. Relaxed. friendly and increasingly popular club night: a welcome break from the places where ‘mingling' is a forgotten art.
I Revival Reggae! at The 13th Note. 8pm—midnight. £2. Classic reggae. ska and a touch of northern soul. all in extremely convivial surroundings.
I Strathclyde University tinlon 9pm—2am. £2.50. Students and guests only. Studenty feel to Level 8. very popular dance and techno in Reds.
I The Sub Club: Blackout 7.3()—1().3()pm. £3. Under-18s. Still going stong.
I Atlantis l lpm—3.3()am. £6. Up-to-date. trendy and very moist.
I Tankin’ at the Art School. 1 lpm——|ate. £2.50. Hot funk. reggae and hip hop from the self-styled Funkatecrs. ‘For some serious skankin...‘ well. you know the rest. I Technotrance at Mardi Gras. l()pm~3.3()am. £7.
I The Tunnel 1 lpm—late. £7/£3.5(). Big upfront dance night for the hippest in town.
I Under Ventura 8pm-«midnight. Free. Soul. funk and garage with Kevin.
I The Volcano l lpm—2.3() am. £5/£4 with matric card. Mellow house. garage grooves and street soul with Graham Wilson and Alan.
. Willi at The Cotton Club.
1 lpm—-3.3()am. £5/£3 with matric card. Commercial dance and pop.
I Bennet’s l lpm--3.3()am. £l. All beers and spirits £1!
I Bobby’s at The Volcano. l lpm—2.3()am. £4. Still the swcatiest. sexiest Sunday night club in Partick.
I Rubblelicious at Reds. l lpm--3am. £3/£2. ‘Bombastic Boogie. Bubble Grooves‘ and £1 Becks. wine and schnapps to boot: a winner!
I Cheapskate at The Cotton Club.
1 lpm-—3am. £2/£1 with ﬂier or matric card. Becks and Vodka £1 ! Get wrecked cheap to the ‘eross-the-board sounds of DJ Brian Dickey.
I The Double Dockers at Fury Murry‘s. l ipm--3am. £2/£l with Matric card or leaﬂet. Tam and Dave's spanking mix of indie. dance. pop and soul.
I Fuddrultkers at Cleopatra‘s. l().30pm—2.3()am. £1 .
I Rock City at The Cathouse. l lpm--3am. £1.50. Rock from the 70s to the present. I Sunday Toastea BASSment Under Ventura. 2—6.30pm. £1.50 (including complimentary continental breakfast). ‘Enjoy the ﬂavour of live musicians and performance with your homemade DJs - Crawford. Nick (Funkollective). Gregor and Big-Jay (Neighbourhood)-- served to you with toast. tea and croissants on crispy plates of vinyl.‘
I Transnational at The Cathouse. Studio 3. 10pm—3am. £2/£l.5(). An impressive range of hard-edged sounds. from Sheep on Drugs and Ministry through to the latest releases on innovative acid/techno label Tresor Berlin. Why take it easy just because it's Sunday? 1
I The Tunnel 1 lpm-3.3()am. £3. Upfront
. I Pigglliy Vlggilly’s at the Volcano.
house with Stevie and Simon.
lilpm—late. £2.50. Less self-conscioUs and g
night of the week. Serious fun and a good
more relaxed than the weekend. PV‘s still has tunes you'd find it hard to top on any
" excuse for a long lie on Tuesday morning!
youngsters who think that Jimbo Morrison .
I JoJo at October Cafe (top ﬂoor. Princes Square). 8pm-midnight. Free. DJs Derek and Steve spinning happy house and some newer upfront tunes for a hip pre-club crowd. All drinks £1.50. NB: Club JoJo can be enjoyed in a more studenty incarnation on a Thursday.
I Libra at The Cathouse. l lpm—3am.
I The Tunnel 1 lpm—3.3()am. £2. Gay Mondays.
I Wanted at Club Xchange.
l lpm—3.30am. £2.50. 1 March only. To celebrate international Women‘s Week.
Badcat Promotions bring us Glasgow‘s
only strictly female club. with hot sounds from DJ Michelle and all bottled beers for £1. Club X is hosting this extravaganza due to refurbishment at regular venue Reds. |
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I Club Snipe Re-opens in the old Penthouse. Tolleross with a special free party night on Friday 26 Feb. then again on Saturday 27 (£2). With things kicking off fully in the month of March. running from Wednesdays to Sundays. with a host of new nights catering for ‘serious dance music' and the latest in hardcore hip- hop. ragga and reggae sounds. Promising regular guest DJs and possible bands in the not too distant future. with limited free membership available from the club. See listings for full details.
I Bomba Kevin Wilson and Scott Gibson continue with some one-off events in March including their new night 'Paradise Park' situated within Rugby Park (home of Kilmarnock FC). The first of these will be on Friday 12 Mar and will then run weekly. Expect to see bigger crowds than the football has pulled in for a good few years. They also have two nights in the offing ~- first tip on Friday 26 Mar at Crystals in East Kilbride and then the night after. Saturday 27 Mar. at Bubbles in. Elgin. More details as we get them. For info contact Bomba on (MI 248 8831. I Tribal Funktlon (‘loscs down at The Blue Oyster and Fridays will never be the same again. but grieve not becaUse they will be starting up again fortnightly in The Venue very soon. bringing you their special blend of funk. hip hop. rare groove and very danceable tunes. With plans in the pipeline for a new record label coming out sometime in the near future. this is one collective to keep an eye
I Bits ’n’ Pieces Arch (Thursdays at The Venue) unfortunately closes its doors for good at the end of February.
Roadshow hits the streets on 27 Feb at Club SC. in Falkirk. with Ultra-Sonic and a couple of top DJs in the line-tip. These will be followed tip with more quality PAs and DJs throughout March. Saturday 13 Mar sees TTF doing a performance of their new HP at the opening night of Hanger 13 in Ayr. which boasts a massive 15k JBL sound system and a huge lighting rig with a coloured laser system. But by no means least. Twitch and Brainstorm from Pure are hoping to launch their own record label near the end of March. So expect some excellent new hardcore/house/acid records to be finding their way into a record shop near you soon.