I Welcome To The Future Causing quite a stir already in West Coast Clubland is the newly- launched Future (Fridays. 9pm-2am. £5) at the Paris Nightclub in Kilmarnock. Despite the comparative smallness of the venue (a sociable three hundred or so capacity in the main area and adjacent chill- out) the organisers plan to
DJs in every week to complement resident jocks Billy Reid and Harvey. Buses are already running from Glasgow (Jamaica Street. 7.45pm)
interested in establishing a service from other towns is invited to call Andy on 02.36 727454 . . . worth it for his 'Welcome to the Future' ansaphone message alone!
I Clubscene have again put back the Scottish
to a Couple of bands not being able to make it on 29 May as planned. and I've also been told that a certain Music TV station (answers on a postcard) may well be there on the day. The new date for the award show with more false starts than the Grand National is to be 12 June and we'll be having a full run down on the event nearer the time.
I Madlsons is no more
following suit and shutting its doors for good. with a new restaurant (just what Edinburgh needs) and new management ofﬁces planned to take over the venues above Edinburgh’s Playhouse.
I The Blue Oyster Club in Edinburgh has also closed its doors. which was not due to managers wanting bigger desks. but to the ﬁre in the club a couple of weeks ago. caused by an electrical fault (that‘s the ofﬁcial story anyway). It will be cIOsed for the unforseeable future — not too long we hope.
I l-Rezerection have another lngliston All- nighter in the pipeline. the date in question being 2‘) May. with conﬁrmed PAs N-Joi and SL2. MCs Lenny and Sneeky Eye with conﬁrmed DJs Joey Beltram. Grooverider. Bass Generator. Rap. Marc Smith and Ss. Ticket prices are £23.50 available from the usual outlets and we‘ll give you more details as soon as we get them.
I Acid Jan will be descending upon Edinburgh's Venue on 24 May. Bands on the night will be the excellent Mother Earth and Corduroy. with the DJ line-up yet to announced.
bring major acts and guest
Dance Music Awards. due
and Liberty‘s will soon be ,
and Cumbernauld; anyone 5
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 offices at least seven days before publication. Clubs Listings compiled by Donny Allan and Joe Lampard.
I The Ark at the Tunnel. l lpm— 3.30am. £5/£2.5(). Hip night for the regular crowd. 30 Apr: special Masters At Work night with Kenny ‘Dope' Gonzalez and '1.” Louis Vega with PA from Indiana. Tickets £6/£3.
I Bar 10 9pm—midnight. Free. Gear yourself tip for a night on the tiles with top new tunes from DJ Stevie.
I eennet’s l lpm—3.3()am. £3. Busy gay night.
I Big at The Sub Club. llpm--1ate. £4/£2. After such a preposteroust successful (and late!) opening night. the Sub's new venture has quite a lot to live tip to. but your hosts Harri. Kilkie and Swan believe they can deliver the goods. With the full lilixir Vitae interior design crew behind them and some cheap beers to boot. they may just pull it off.
I The Cathouse l lpm-3am. £3/£2.5() with ticket. Rock club.
I Club Sanctuary at Reds. Strathclyde University. 9pm-2am. £1 .5()/£l. House. garage and soul for the studes.
I Club Xchange 1 l.3()pm-3.3()am. £3. Three years old and as gay. brash. trashy and fun as ever. with tunes from DJ Michael.
I Crash at The Cotton Club.
1 1pm- 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 Flow at The Art School. l()pm—-late. £4.5()/£3. 23 Apr only. Ah. yes! The most excellent Flow has re-surfaced at last and those who caught any of Craig and Clyde‘s previous events under that name will know it's something to look forward to. Acid house in the main hall and a dub funk chill-out with the wonderful Blue Juice Productions should combine to produce a very refreshing and altemative night out. Classy ﬂiers too! Not to be missed.
I Follies l().3()pm~ late. £4/£2 before
I Global NRC at Mardi Gras.
l().3()pm- 3.30am. £5/£2 with leaﬂet.
I Radio City at the Mayfair (Cameo Suite). l()pm 2.30am. £2. Well-known rock and pop classics in nice (if you like that sort of thing) and sleazy atmosphere. I Katch at The Cathouse. Studio 3. l().3()pm- 3am. £3/£3.5(). Popular indie club also appearing in Edinburgh on a Saturday night.
I life’s a Beach at Club lndustria (upstairs). llpm—Iate. £1 on opening night. £3/£2 thereafter. From 23 Apr. lndustria opens its second ﬂoor up to. 'Glasgow‘s least expensive student night‘ with DJ Michelle and friends supplying the music and. presumably. countless units of beer (£1 only on launch night) supplying the ‘conviviality'. Guest DJ on 30 Apr appears to be someone called ‘Bob' . . . we're told he‘s quite well known in the West End.
I Reds 10.30pm—3am. £3. Becks and Vodka £1/all drinks £1 before midnight. ‘Chunky funk. deeliteful disco and groovy garage‘ which is proving so popular that they‘re opening half an hour earlier these days.
I Rock Garden 8--midnight. Free. Pre-
club pub with DJ Kevin (Reds) playing a mixture of garage. hip-hop. disco and
I Slam at Club Loco at The Arches.
l lpm—3.3()am. £6. A serious night out with the Slam lads. featuring regular high calibre guests from down south.
I Shag at Fury Murry’s. l()pm-late. £4/£2 before 1 1pm. As crass as ever and now featuring a bonus hour at the beginning of the evening with £1 pints and music which the DJs tell us they couldn‘t get away with during the rest of the night. Does that mean some tasteful and credible tunes for a change'.’ Probably not . . .
I Sonic The Indie Club at Rooftops (Secrets Lounge). llpm—3am. £1.50 before l l.45pm/£2.5() after. lndie club (as you might imagine) with £1 pints of lager on tap.
I Under Ventura Spin—midnight. Free. Funky rare grooves from Hamish and Jonnie to put you in the mood. A highly recommended warm-up for a more energetic night out.
I The Volcano l lpm-2.3()am. £4/£3. Busy mix of dance and indie tunes with Alan Ronald.
I Wax Factory at lndustria. “pm—3.30am. £5 (£3.50). Throbbing with hard-assed house on the dancel‘loor
and grooving with hip hop in the chill-out.
it‘s the most healthily balanced and well- adjusted club around.
I ear 109pm—midnight. Free. Socialise to the mellow sounds of DJ Nick Peacock. I Bennet’s llpm—3.3()am. £3.50.
I Cale Loco at The Arches. llpm-—3.3()am. £5. Continuing to spice tip their regular club night with live performance. but unfortunately unable to conﬁrm any of the acts as we go to press! I The Cathouse. l().3()pm—3am. £3.5()/£3 with ticket. Sweaty rock club. now opening earlier due to extreme business! I Chaos at The Cathouse. 7—10pm. £2.5()/£2 with leaﬂet. Under~18s dance club.
I Cleopatra’s l().3()pm--2.3()am. £3.50. I Club lndustria. l().3()pm—3.3()am. £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.
I Club Xchange. ll.3()pm—‘3.3()am. £4. Gay club with upfront dance tunes from DJ Roddy Stewart.
I Divine at the Art School. 1 lpm—-late. £2.50. The best in psychedelic/garage/soul/bOs in the Vic Bar. Vie for space on the teeming danceﬂoor or just stand back and marvel at all those strange and beautiful people: a great time to be had either way.
I Dream Sequence at Rooftops (Secrets Lounge). l().3()pm—3am. £2.50. A good selection of indie-dance faves and a friendly vibe.
I Follies l 1pm—late. £5/£2.5() before
I Fury at Fury Murry's. llpm—late. £4. lmaginatively-named and student-oriented night.
I llelter Skelter at The Mayfair. l()pm~—2.3()am. £2. Sad old bikers and youngsters who think that Jimbo Morrison is God.
I Mo’ Jazz With Attitude at The 13th Note. 8pm-midnight. A rich and varied selection of soul and jazz courtesy of your host Steven Watt; from Patrice Rushen to Herbie Hancock to The Young Disciples — and back again.
I Reds 10.30pm—3am. £6/£4(£3 before midnight). Relaxed. friendly and increasingly popular club night with DJ Kevin's wild mix of disco. funk and housey tunes.
I Revival Reggae! at The 13th Note. 8pm-midnight. £2. Treat yourself to an original Jamaican blues party — the coolest club sounds of the 60s in a sweaty basement atmosphere.
I Strathclyde University Union
9pm—2am. £2.50. Students and guests only. Studenty feel to Level 8. very popular dance and techno in Reds.
I Atlantis at the Sub Club.
1 lpm—3.3()am. £6. Still attracting a good (and disceming) crowd. Atlantis is Slam‘s longest-running and most successful regular night. Submerge yourself in the choicest. warmest house club in town.
I Tankin’ at the Art School. 1 lpm--late. £2.50. Take the upstairs option on an Art School Saturday night and receive a generous helping of hot funk. reggae and hip hop from the resident ‘Funkateers'. I Technotrance at Mardi Gras. l()pm~3.3()am. £7.
I The Tunnel l lpm—latc. £7/£3.5(). Big upfront dance night for the hippest in town.
I Under Ventura Spin—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.
I Wild at The Cotton Club.
1 1pm—-3.3()am. £5/£3 with matric card. Commercial dance and pop.
I eennet’s 1 1pm— 3.30am. £1. All beers and spirits £1!
I Bobby’s at The Volcano. l 1pm—-2.3()am. £4. Glasgow's Number ()ne' DJ continues to pack 'cm in. All your favourite ttmes and some very tasteful T- shirts too.
I eubblelicious at Reds. l [pm—3am. £3/£2. ‘Bombastic Boogie'. ‘Bubble Grooves' and £1 Becks. wine and schnapps at Sauchiehall Street's answer to That West lind Club. A fine finale to your weekend.
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 'cross—the-board sounds of DJ Brian Dickey.
I The Double Deckers at Fury Murry's.
l lpm-3am. £2./£1 with matric card or leaﬂet. Tam and Dave's spanking mix of indie. dance. pop. soul and £1 Becks.
I Fuddrultkers at Cleopatra’s. l().3()pm—~2.3()am. £1.
I Rock City at The CathoUse. l lpm-—-3am. £1.50. Rock from the 70s to the present. I Rock Garden 8~midnight. Free. Pre- club pub with soul and rare groove sounds courtesy of DJ Kevano.
I The Tomorrow People at Club
Xchange. l l.3()pmv 3am. £2/free entry to tank-top wearers. An outrageous new night featuring ‘jaunty’ tunes from the 7()s and 80s and fantastic ﬂiers which describe the whole affair as ‘camper than John lnman‘. Essential.
I Piggilly Viggilly’s at the Volcano. l()pm»~latc. £2.50. Unfeasibly huge tunes from top DJ Sir Kev and a dedicated party crowd -» well. the part-timersjust don’t make it out on a Monday. do they'.’
I The Tunnel 1 1pm—3.30am. £2. Gay Mondays.
I ZFC at Fury Murry“s. l lpm~ 3am. £2./£1. Newcastle Brown. Guinness and Diamond White all for £1 to the accompaniment of ‘classic tunes. bouncy dance and 90s indie'.
I Club Xchange 11.3(1pm—-3.3()am. £2.50. Positively jumping for one so early in the week! Dance and chart sounds from DJ Gavin.
I Fever at The 13th Note. Spin—midnight. Free. A pre-Shimmy warm-up with suitably cheery dance and indie tunes. And it‘s only about ﬁve yards‘ stagger to Bennet's!
I Moist at The Cathouse. 1 lpm—3am. 99p entrance. 99p all drinks. ln-house DJ Craig playing everthing from Christmas hymns to chart reggae. Indescribable — you've got to be there . . .
88 The List 23 April—6 May 1993