No relation to the Edinburgh club of the same name, but 705 disco nonetheless!

I Shoooetr at RG's. 8pm—midnight. Free. DJ Christian urging you to ‘hear no evil' and offering up a rather good housey selection instead.

I The Slow Club at The 13th Note. 8pm—midnight. Bringing you some of the best ‘ambient’ sounds around in a suitably candle-lit atmosphere. Full of unexpected delights and a refreshing change from your average club night.

I Strateclyrle University Union 9pm-2am. Free.

I The Tunnel 11pm—3.30am. £4/£2 with matric card. Well-mixed indie and dance tunes for the assembled student throng.


I L”. at The Subway. llpm—4am. £2. Running every night of the week. with one of the most diverse playlists of any club and friendly DJs who are exceptionally susceptible to requests.

I Anthea at The Calton. lOpm-late. £3. A new over-21s night with an 1989/90 vibe, regular DJs playing a mix of original underground tunes.

I The Banshee at The Calton. 9.30pm—3am. £3. 11 Jun. Starting up on Fridays and running fortnightly. The Monday Club's big sister playing a mix of anything you could describe as alternative.

I Beathox at Teviot Row Union. 8pm—2am. Free for students/£1 for guests. Beatbox up top playing across-the-board student sounds. Inertia in the middle playing techno and dance. Strangeways down below playing indie. goth and grunge. Three clubs in one big catch-all student venue.

I Bubblegum at Potterrow. 8pm-lam. £2/£l. Student night playing a mix of indie. indie dance and dance tunes.

I Buster Browns 10.30pm—3.30am. Girls free before midnight/£2 after. guys £2 before midnight/£3 after. Mainstream chart sounds with an emphasis on 70s and 805 grooves. Available Mon—Thurs for private parties.

I the Bil 10.30pm—4am. £3. Mainstream chart sounds and dance.

I oathoeee at The Mission. llpm—4am. £2.50/£2 with flyer. Weekly rock night with an all-encompassing playlist of anything that is rock music. from heavy metal to grunge to thrash. Happy Hour llpm—lam.

I Century 2000 10pm—4am. £5. Fairly middle-of-the-road dance night in an extravagant setting. Big and almost always busy.

I City 2 Downstairs at the City Cafe. 8pm-lam. Free. DJs David Brown and guests playing a selection of underground house and progressive dance sounds in this pre-club club. in one of the city‘s best watering-holes.

I colollro at Moray House Union. 10pm—4am. £2.50/£l. 4 Jun. A night of

world music from DJ Jazz (Havana) playing a broad selection of world music. including Latin. salsa. rhumba and calypso.

I Cool lernon at The Citrus. 1 lpm—4am. £8. 11 Jun. Cool Lemon returns to The Citrus this time bringing guests Rocky and Diesel (Flying). One of the newest and best nights in town. Cool.

I oance Concept ’93 at The Music Box. 9pm—3am. £10. 4 Jun. DJs Mikey B. Ross Keddie. Andy. DJ Scott (Rezerection). DJ Groove plus a special guest. with PAs from Love 4 Sale and The Deviation Crew. all in celebration of Mikey B’s birthday. 1 got a few cards and a cake for mine.

I Dynamic 3 Soul Club at The Claremont Hotel. 7.30pm—lam. £3. ll Jun. The best Northern Soul nights around abound with sounds from the regular DJs Rob Marriot. Adey Harley. Keith Whitson. Mark Wilson and Jim Tennent. With DJ Kitch guesting on what is always a busy night. I The Edge 4pm—2.30am. Mainstream chart sounds. Happy Hour 4—10pm. Available for private hire Mon—Wed.

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I Evol at Wilkie House. 10.30pm—4am. £3/£2.50. DJs Kieren and Amanda play a plethora of indie sounds from the 60s. 70s and 80s through to the current releases on the indie scene.

I Finslrury Park llpm—4am. £2. Chan sounds.

I Firefly at The Pelican. lOpm—lam. Free. DJ Jorelle spins some classy soulful house. Deep warming and underground pre-club pub thang.

I Genetic at Cafe St James (entry via Little King Street). 10pm—3am. £2.50. 11 Jun. New weekly alternative night with a playlist covering gothic. hardcore and punk. Happy Hour lO—l 1pm.

I Jornp at The Vaults. 10pm—4am. £3. Jun 11. A night with a wide playlist of 70s and 80s sounds.

I latch at Shady Lady's. llpm—4am. £2.50/£2 with flyer. Popular indie club with a busy. sweaty dance-floor vibrating to the sounds of 80s and 90s indie dance. I Marley’s Reggae Klub at Cavendish. llpm—4am. £3/£2.50. The city‘s longest- running reggae club. A busy night guaranteed with a wide playlist of roots. ragga. lovers. heavyweight dub and dancehafl.

I Messenger Sound System at The Wee Red Bar. llpm—3am. £3. 11 Jun. Reggae music rootsman-style. playing roots. conscious raggamuffin and dubwisc










selection. With sound selector Steve plus MCs Matic and Scotty.

I Minus One at The Carlton Highland Hotel. 10pm—3am. £5/free for members. A relaxed. very plush venue for the more mature seekers of night life among you. I Partyceilidhdlsco at Moray House Union. 9pm—4am. £2.50/£1. 11 Jun. Entry 9—10pm free. Partyceilidhmayhem with a three-hour ceilidh and then four-hour disco. regular drinks promos and friendly bar prices.

I Pure at The Venue. l 1.30pm—4am. £5/£3 members. Upfront. hard-edged. progressive dance music courtesy of Dis Twitch and Brainstorm. 11 Jun. guests on the night are Richie Hawtin and John Aquaviva (Plus 8 Records). Still one of Edinburgh's busiest nights.

I lied Hot Pepper Club 10pm—4am. £4. Chart sounds and dance.

I ilhumba at The Citrus. llpm—4am. £8. 4 Jun. Rhumba returns. with the excellent DJ John De Silva guesting on the night. playing a mix of the best in dance sounds. I Saliva at The Wee Red Bar. 10pm—4am. £2.50. Busy night playing a mix of reggae. ragga and upbeat heavy dance. with MCs Scot and Warren.

I Sexo Sexo at The Music Box. 10.30pm—3am. £7. 11 Jun. Havana playing live on the night with back up from Zammo (Rhumba) for what should be an excellent night in this monthly club.



I Space Hopper at EX-S. llpm—4am. £4/£3. 11 Jun. Hopping venues again after the demise of Liberty‘s. with a playlist of 70s sounds and a strong emphasis on danceable discs from the decade of tackiness.

I Squid at La Belle Angele. 9pm—late. Starting off on a relaxed vibe. then winding its way up to some kicking hip- hop and funk tunes later on. A conceptual club with the best visuals and imagination in town. Fxcelle. ' night out guaranteed.

I Truth at The Store. I lpm—4am. £4. Recommended dance club with DJs Gareth. Colin and Stuart (23rd Precinct) playing a mix of hot garage and underground house to a packed dance- floor. An excellentjumpin‘ night in this recently revamped venue. Available for free hire on Mon and Tue.

I Twiggy at The Calton (upstairs). 9pm—late. £3. Changing venues to The Calton. with a popular playlist of pop classics and indie from the 60s. 4 Jun. live appearance by The Television Personalities (£4/£3.50).


I m at The Subway. 1 lpm—4am. £2. See Fridays.

I Banana love at The Pelican. lOpm—lam. Free. DJ Philippo bringing Ibiza sun beaming down on the lovely Cowgate.

I Buster Browns 10.30pm—4am. £2 before ll.30pm/£4 after. Club dance. upfront chart sounds. I The Biz 10.30pm—4am. £3. See Fridays. I Carbolic Frolic at Ex-S. llpm-4am. £5. 12 Jun. Settling into its new home nicely with full Carbolic decor and friendly but firm door policy. DJs Scott Ferguson and Andy Williams spinning de platters dat matter to a dance-floor packed with happy people. Good night guaranteed. I Century 2000 10pm—4am. £5/£3 before midnight. Mega Party Night with regular PAs. I City 2 Downstairs at The City Cafe. 8pm—lam. Free. DJs David Brown with regular guests playing a selection of underground house and progressive dance sounds in this pre-club club. in one of the city’s best watering holes. I Controversy at The Vaults. 6.30—10.30pm. £1.50. A night of rave. house and techno music. for the young ’uns. I Oublk at the Music Box. 10pm—3am. £5. Members/guests only. Solid dance action with regular guest PAs and guest DJs. Busy. bouncin‘ night guaranteed. with DJs The Mariner and Ross Keddie playing an upfront selection of progressive house and upfront sounds. I The Edge 4pm—2.30am. See Fridays. I FBI at Moray House Union. 1 lpm—4am. £3. 5 Jun. Fortnightly. Still packing in the crowds. with a wide playlist of indie music in its mulitifarious guises. I Fever at The Wee Red Bar. 1 lpm—4am. £4/£3. 5 Jun. Fortnightly club with a playlist as wide as a very wide thing indeed (how wide?). including Abba. Duran Duran. S-Express and Sub-Sub. I Finsbury Park 1 lpm—4am. £2. See Fridays. I Frottage at The Venue. llpm—4am. £3/£2 with flyer. 12 Jun. Now in its new Saturday night slot. playing a very strange mixture of music. including thrash. dub. techno. disco rock and more rock. I Funky Worm at Wilkie House. llpm—4am. £3.50. Funking it up on a Saturday night: playing funk. house. 70s disco. soul. garage. hip hop and more funk. to a largely student crowd. I Ju Ju Jazz at La Belle Angele. 9pm—late. The Thelonius DJs move to a Saturday night slot. the ultimate in pre- club vibes. I latch at Shady Lady's. 10.30pm—4am. £2.50/£2. A veritable comucopia of indie music from the 80s and 90s. in this busy weekly club. I Mambo Club at Cavendish. l lpm—4am. £3/£2.50. Two floors with African. Latin. salsa. reggae. zouk. soca. calypso downstairs. and dub. lovers and dancehall upstairs. Sir Ossie on the wheels of steel playing to a busy. hot. sweaty crowd. I Minus One at The Carlton Highland Hotel. £5/free for members. See Fridays.

I Misery at The Cooler. 1 1pm-5am. £2/£2.50 for members. 12 Jun. Misery. still unfeasibly popular with the worst playlist . . . anywhere. Misery. still the worst night out in town . . . any town. Misery. still revelling in being bloody miserable . . . Legendary.

64 The List 4—I7 June 1993