I Minus One at The Carlton Highland Hotel. £5 (free for members). See Fridays. I Misery at The Cooler. lOpm—4am. £5 (£3). 18 Sept. Fortnightly. Miserable club for all you seekers of crap music and heavy drinking. Keep an eye out for some exceptionally appalling theme nights. Legendary.

I lied Hot Pepper Club lOpm—3am. £4. See Fridays.

I hook Orgasm at The Mission. 10.30pm—3am. £2. Popular weekly rock night. with an all-encompassing playlist of all that is best in the world of rock music. Happy Hour llpm—lam.

/ I Rude at The Cooler. 10pm-3am. £2.50. 1 1 Sept. Fortnightly. Packed out. sweaty night. playing an excellent mixture of ska. dub. reggae. ragga. dancehall and On-U sounds.

I Shaft at Moray House Student Union. llpm—4am. £4. 18 Sept. Back in its old home after a hectic Festival run. playing a mixture of funkety funk. divine disco and roof raising rare groove sounds. With new decor and a funkier feel to the whole evening making for a busy funfest of tacky sounds.

I Skidoo at The Store. 1 lpm—3am. £2 with flyer. DJs Chris. Ollie. Colin and guests playing a heady mix of underground house. with some heavy. funky. acidic grooviness added for good measure.

I Slug at The Wee Red Bar. 10.30pm—4am. £2.50. 18 Sept. Playing a selection of indie. 60s. 70s and underground sounds. with DJs Paul Laird and Gordon Kilgour.

I Sold 0n Paradise at The Pelican. 10pm—3am. Free. A beacon of sunshine in the Cowgate. DJ Simon spinning a mix of lovely music. including garage. soul. boogie and hip-hop.

I Vault Pro-Club at The Vaults. 6pm onwards. Free. See Fridays.


I Buster Browns 10.30pm—3am. £2

before 11.30pm (£3 after). Buster's Sunday soul night.

I Century 2000 10pm—4am. £3 (£2

before midnight). See Fridays.

I Douche Ma Touche at The Citrus. llpm—4am. £4 (£3 with flyer). Busy gay night which had some exceedingly superb flyer packages circulating throughout the festival. playing a mixture of danceable sounds.

I The Edge 4pm-2.30am. With a live band every week.

I Lassoo at The Pelican Bistro. 9pm—2am. Free. Get your stetson and cowboy boots on for Sunday‘s silliest (only) Country & Western night.

I liipple Kinky at The Store. llpm—3am. £3. A new night playing a mix of dance and house sounds. with occasional guest DJs giving back-up to regulars Micky and Theo.

I lied Hot Pepper Club 10pm—3am. £4. See Fridays.

I Summer llouse at The Venue. llpm—3am. £3. DJs Adrian. Steven and Phil playing a mixture of progressive dance sounds.

I The Sunday Club at Ex-S. llpm—4am. £3 with ticket. Wonderful. wonderful gay night featuring male go-go dancers and some of the worst PAs you've ever seen.

I Timewarp at The Mission. 11pm-3am. Free before 12.30pm. (£2 after). Timewarp starts up again with a very w—i-d—e playlist indeed: 60s. 70s. 80s. 905 and onwards.

I Vault Pre-Club at The Vaults. 6pm onwards. Free. See Fridays.


I Gala Circus at The Store. 11pm-4am. £2. A new night playing some indie noise and American guitar sounds. courtesy of the people at Potato-Head Productions. _I lift 0ft - Part 0ne at The Vaults.

l lpm—3am. £4 (£3 with flyer). DJs Jenkins (Astoria) and Dr Kool from France playing a mixture of soul. funk. hip-hop and garage tunes. With free give- aways and other promos on the night.

I The Monday Club at The Calton. 9.30pm—3am. £2. A night of excellent alternative sounds. with a playlist covering the whole spectrum of alternative music. the busiest and best of its kind.

I Vault Pro-Club at The Vaults. 6pm onwards. Free. See Fridays.


I The Breakfast Club at Ex-S. 10.30pm—4am. £2.50. A new party night aimed at all you singles out there. with a playlist of 60s and 70s danceable sounds. I Flirt at The Edge. 9pm—2.30am. £2. Weekly gay club playing a mix of dance sounds. hosted by the inimitable Placenta DuBois. Cheap drinks till midnight and good dance sounds. making for a fab night out.

I lift Cit-Part No at The Vaults. llpm—3am. £4 (£3 with flyer). See Mondays.

I Vault Pre-Club at The Vaults. 6pm onwards. Free. See Fridays.


I Bliss at The Store. llpm—3am. £2. Gay night featuring a broad mixture of pop and dance club sounds. 50p drinks promos on the night.

I love Shack at Century 2000. lOpm—3am. 50p with matriculation card. Century 2000’s busy student night with drinks promos.

I Ruffhouse at The Vaults. 11pm—late. £3 before 1am (£4 after). Essential roots and reggae supplied by DJs Dr K001 and Junior. with live MCs also on the night.

I Teaseage at The Citrus. 11pm—3am. £2 (£1.50 with matric card). One of the busiest mid-week clubs. playing indie orientated dance sounds alongside punk. disco and funk. with drinks promos most weeks.

I Vault Pre-Club at The Vaults. 6pm onwards. Free. See Fridays.


I Apocalypse at Shady Lady‘s. llpm—3am. £2.50. Happy Hour 11pm—4am. Excellent ‘altemative' club with a diverse playlist including industrial. techno. indie. grunge and thrash. Busy night with some superb sounds.

I Atlantic Express at Ex-S. llpm—4am. £2.50. A new one here with a playlist consisting of reggae. soul. calypso, jazz- funk and swing beat. supplied by guest DJs.

I Century 2000 10pm—late. £3 (£2 before midnight). Dance and chart sounds.

I Chocolate City at The Venue. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3 members). 9 Sept. Fortnightly. Longest established funk night in the city and THE numero uno retro-funk club. with DJs John Porter. Jamie and A-One playing deleted danceable funky grooves upstairs and Whitney playing chill-out reggae. dub and jazz downstairs in the Cooler.

I The Edge 4pm—2.30am. See Fridays. I Minus 0ne at The Carlton Highland Hotel. £2.50. See Fridays.

I Sauce at The Store. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). Regular DJs playing a wide range of 605 pop. 70s groove. 80s indie. Motown and stax. with DJs from Chelsea and Twiggy. Drinks promos every week.

I Shag at The Mission. 11pm—3am. £2.50. Popular student club. noteworthy for its truly appalling playlist and free chocolate.

I Teeseage at The Citrus. llpm—3am. £2 (£1.50 with matric card). See Wednesdays.

I Tribal Funktion at The Venue. 11pm—3am. £4 (£3). 16 Sept. Fortnightly. Essential house sounds upstairs. funky hip-hop flavoured grooves downstairs. Excellent sounds. cool visuals and happy folks making this one of the best.

I Vault Pre-Club at The Vaults. 6pm onwards. Free. See Fridays.


I Cream at The Outhouse. Stirling. Saturdays. 10.30pm-2am. £5 (£3). The Dream machine makes a welcome return to Stirling, with DJs lain Paterson and Trevor Price playing the best in sexy underground house sounds in this weekly club.

I Fever at Area. 22 Bridge Street. Paisley. Fridays. 9pm—lam, entry no later than 11pm. £3 (£2. ladies free). DJ Campbell playing a mixture of the sounds of the 70s and 80s. including disco. pop. glam and rock.

I Joyful llolse at Area. 22 Bridge Street. Paisley. Thursdays. 9pm-lam. entry no later than llpm. £3 (£2). A student orientated dance night with DJs Bob and Jamie.

I Metropolis Hamilton Street. Saltcoats. Saturdays. 8.30pm—2am. £8. Regular Metropolis DJs (including the inimitable Joe Deacon) play a mix of house and garage sounds, in a club that continually brings top quality PAs and DJs to the West coast. A busy night guaranteed. with coaches being run from several towns. For details of guest DJs, PAs and coaches phone 0294 602213 or 0294 68187.

I The Ultimate Dance Experience at Area. 22 Bridge Street, Paisley. Saturdays. 9pm-lam. entry no later than 1 1pm. £5 (£3). DJ Raymond and DJ Jamie playing an upfront selection of mainstream dance, funk and garage sounds.


All clubs listed above take place at one of the following venues, which can be contacted for further details.

I The Arches Midland Street (off Jamaica Street). 221 9736.

I Bennet’s 80—90 Glassford Street. 552 576i.

I The Cathouse 9 Brown Street. 248 6606.

I Circa Custom House Quay, 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, 332 0712. I Follles 193 Pitt Street. 332 7322/7522. I Fury Murry's 96 Maxwell Street. 221 65] l.

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

I Mayfair 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872.

I Reds Upstairs at Nico's, 379 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1635.

I Rooftops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.

I Sb Club 22 Jamaica Street. 248 4600. I The 13th llote 80 Glassford Street. 553 1638.

I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street, 204


I Under Ventura 50—60 King Street. 552 l388.

I The Venue 474 Sauchiehall Street. 332 3872.

I The Volcano 15 Benalder Street. 337

l 100.


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

I The Calton Calton Road. 558 3758. I CBVBIldiSlI West Tollcross. 228 3252. I Century 2000 31 Lothian Road. 229

7670. . I The Citrus Club 40—42 Grindlay Street. 229 6697.

I The Cooler (Under The Venue) Calton Road. 557 3073.

I The Edge 37b George Street. 226 3111. I Ex-S l2 Shandwick Place. 226 2266. I la Belle Angele 11 Hasties Close. 225 2774.

I Minus 0ne (Carlton Highland Hotel) North Bridge. 556 7277. I The Mission Victoria Street. 225 3326. I Moray House Student Union Holyrood Road. 556 5 I84.

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

I The Pelican 235 Cowgate. 225 5413. I Potterrow Student Union Bristo Square. 650 8090.

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

I The Store (formerly Millionaires) 2 Niddry Street. 556 6050.

I Shady lady’s Cowgate. 225 3326.

I The Subway Cowgate. 225 6766.

I Teviot Student Union Bristo Square. 650 4673.

I The Vault 15-17 Niddry Street.

I The Venue Calton Road. 557 3073.

I The Wee lied Bar at Edinburgh College Of Art. Lauriston Place. 229 1442.

I Wilkie House Cowgate. 226 2151.

Is there a NIGHT CLUB in Edinburgh which both

"TEENY-BOPPERS" & "OLD FOGGIES" turn their nose up to?

. . . There is!

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on North Bridge" where

enjoyment is neither sinful nor soporific.

Open 10pm - 3 am Thurs with D], Fri o Sat with live music and D].

Great value membership or very reasonable entry fee. £2.50 - Thursday £5.00 - Friday and Saturday

Roll along soon or phone 031-556 7277 for more details.

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Minus One Club,

North Bridge, Edinburgh . 'Next to the Carlton Highland Hotel

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