Regular weekly clubs plus one-oil events are listed by city, then by day, then alphabetically by title. Clubs wlll be listed, provided that up-to-date details reach our offices at least seven days before publication.


I The Ark at The Tunnel. 10pm—2am. £4. Pumping house and garage grooves. copulating animals ofevery species. designer bar staff and thrilling lasers all combine to offer you a night of almost unimaginable pleasure.

I Bar 10 9pm—midnight. Free. Gear yourself up for a night on the tiles with top new tunes from DJ Stevie.

I Bennet’s 1 lpm—2am. £3. Busy gay night.

I The Cathouse 10pm-2am. £3 (£2.50 with ticket). Rock club.

I Cleopatra's 10.30pm—2am. £3.

I Club Sanctuary at Reds. Strathclyde University. 9pm—2am. £ 1 .50 1 ). House. garage and soul for the studes.

I Club Xchange l 1.30pm—2am. £3. Gay. brash. trashy and fun as ever. with tunes from DJ Michael.

I Crash at The Cotton Club. 10pm—2am. £4 (£2.50 with matric card). Good time indie-dance and chart pop with DJ Dave Ross plus those all-important drinks promos.

I Essential at Circa. llpm—2am. £5.

I Coodliie Under Ventura. Spin—midnight. Free. Literally underground house sounds to warm you up for the night.

I The illp Joint at The Sub Club. 10pm-2am. £3. A new Friday night for the Sub. playing ‘phat funk. chunkeejazz and solid rap‘. Resident DJs are Nick Peacock. Mike MacCrimmon and Crawford and Gregor. From 8 Oct Blue Juice DJs will be kicking off proceedings at 9pm until llpm when the regulars will take over.

I Katch at The Cathouse. Studio 3. 10pm—2am. £3 (£2.50/£1.50 with a ticket). Popular indie club also appearing in Edinburgh on a Saturday night.

I Radio City at the Mayfair (Cameo Suite). 10pm—2am. £2. Well-known rock and pop classics in nice (if you like that sort of thing) and sleazy atmosphere.

I Reds 10.30pm—2am. £3. Becks and vodka £1/ all drinks £1 before midnight. ‘Chunky funk. deeliteful disco and groovy garage!‘

I Revival Reggae! at The Captain‘s Rest. Great Western Road. 8pm—midnight. £l.50. Jamaican blues party.

I R. 838 8pm—midnight. Free. DJs Kev and Andy with a tasty selection of garage. house and club classics.

I Shag at Fury Murry‘s. lOpm—2am. £4 (£2 before 1 1pm). Celebrate Shag‘s fourth birthday with the added attraction of a ‘Bobby Gillespie Dancing Competition'. ‘Neil‘s Life Assurance Advice Corner‘ and. the typically surreal 'lmpersonate A Train Competition‘.

I Slain at Club loco at The Arches. lOpm-2am. £6. A winning combination: one of the busiest dancefloors in town and undoubtedly the most spacious chill-out. all enhanced by the underground sounds of our very own Slam boys.

? (as you might imagine) with £1 pints of

; I Soundclash Republic at The l3th Note. 8pm—midnight. Free. The ‘Republic’ has

attracting a good crowd every week;

downstairs with its ‘3-D transaudio collage‘ - in other words white walls with a blue light shining on them.

Busy mix of dance and indie tunes with

I Sonic The Indie Club at Rooftops (Secrets Lounge). lOpm—2am. £l.50 before 1 1.45pm (£2.50 after). Indie club

lager on tap.

been flying its flag for a while now and

meanwhile. other ‘ambient‘ clubs seem to i be sprouting up as quickly as mushrooms after rain . . . Step into its ‘blue room‘

I The Volcano l lpm—2.30am. £4 (£3).

Alan Ronald. Saturdays

I Atlantis at the Sub Club. 1 lpm-2am. £6. Still attracting a good (and discerning) crowd. Atlantis is Slam‘s longest-running and most successful regular night. Let yourself soak in the choicest. warmest house club in town.

I Bar 10 9pm—midnight. Free. Socialise to the mellow sounds of DJ Nick Peacock. 1 I Bennet’s l lpm—3.30am. £3.50.

I Cate loco at The Arches. lOpm—2am. £5. The wild-and wacky Loco Experience. complete with ‘live‘ bands and ‘eccentric‘ ' entertainers. is your‘s to be had for a mere fiver!

I The Cathouse. 9.30pm—2am. £3.50 (£3); £4 after 1 1pm. Sweaty rock club on

two floors. with early opening and

specially cheap drinks till 11pm. I Cleopatra’s 10.30pm—2am. £3.50. I Club Xchange. 11.30pm—2am. £4. Gay

4 club with upfront dance tunes from DJ

Roddy Stewart.

I Divine at the Art School. llpm—late. £2.50.The very best in psychedelic/garage/soul/60s in the Vic Bar.

I Dream Sequence at Rooftops (Secrets Lounge). 10.30pm—2am. £2.50. A good selection of indie-dance faves and a friendly vibe.

I Fury at Fury Murry‘s. 10.30pm—2am. £4. lmaginatively-named and student- oriented night.

I Helter Skelter at The Mayfair. 10pm—2am. £2. Sad old bikers and youngsters who think that Jimbo Morrison is God.

I Mo’ Jan With Attitude at The 13th Note. Spin—midnight. A rich and varied selction of soul and jazz courtesy of your host Steven Watt and his brother Paul. I Reds lO.30pm—2am. £6/£4(£3 before

midnight). Relaxed. friendly and popular . Tickets for the second show are £7 in

club night with DJ Kevin mixing up the disco. house and funk. .

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 Tankln’ at the Art School. 1 lpm—late. £2.50. Take the upstairs option on an Art i School Saturday night and receive a ,3 generous helping of hot funk. reggae and I hip hop. -

v I The Tunnel 10.30pm—2am. £6 (£3). 1 ; Exciting decor. Derek Wallace and Stevie l McCreary on the decks. plus Sir Kev and

his groovy garage sounds in Room 2 l

f what more could you ask for? 16 Oct is .The Tunnel‘s big third birthday ' celebration. with guest Dl C. J.

Mackintosh from Ministry of Sound. plus jugglers. magicians and other attractions. I Under Ventura 8pm—midnight. Free. Soul. funk and garage with Kevin.

I The Volcano llpm-2.30 am. £5 (£4 with matric card). Mellow house. garage grooves and street soul with Graham Wilson and Alan.

I Wild at The Cotton Club. 10pm—2am. £4 before 1 1pm; £5 after. Commercial

dance and pop.


I Bar 10 9pm-late. Free. DJ Jean Honeymoon now in residence.

i I Bennet‘s llpm—2am. £1. All beers and Z spirits £1!

I Bobby’s at The Volcano. l Ipm—2.30am. £4. Glasgow‘s ‘Number One‘ DJ continues to pack ‘em in.

I Bomb at The Cathouse. Studio 3. 10pm—2am. £1.50. A new hip-hop

; evening. 5 I Bubblelicious at Reds. l 1pm-2am. £3 (£2). ‘Bombastic Boogie. Bubble

Grooves‘ and £1 Becks. wine and schnapps at Sauchiehall Street‘s answer to That West End Club. A fine finale to your weekend.

I Club ilavana at The Cotton Club.

: 9.30pm—2am. £5 (£3). Club Havana plays ' the last Sunday of every month at the

Cotton Club. Expect the usual unbeatable Havana mix of salsa. bossanova and flamenco. with dance lessons at the start of the evening for those who want to mambo.

I Club Mouth at The 13th Note (upstairs). . 8pm—midnight. Free. Indie and alternative

tunes plus ‘excellent international

bubblegums for early Mouthers‘! Now

featuring live bands most weeks. See rock

listings for details. I The Double Deckers at Fury Murry‘s.

_ 10.30pm—2am. £2 (£1 with Matric card or

leaflet). Tam and Dave‘s spanking mix of indie. dance. pop. soul and £1 Becks.

! I Expresso Bongo at Nico‘s. Sauchiehall

Street. 5pm’—9pm. Free. The beatnik party returns due to the proverbial popular

demand. Cal Tanner MCs an evening of

jamming. comedy and poetry. with the

likes of Elias. The Nightcrawlers and ' Family Love dropping in for impromptu

sets. Throughout October. I Fuddrultlters at Cleopatra‘s. 10.30pm—2.30am. £1.

5 I Ital Reggae Club at the Cameo Suite.

Mayfair. 10.30pm—2am. £2. Just as the

5 name tells you. a new reggae night upstairs at the Mayfair.

I Rock City at The Cathouse. 10pm—2am.

; £l.50. Rock from the 70s to the present.

I R. C.’s 8pm-midnight. Free. Pre-club

soul and rare groove with DJ Kevano.

: Mondays

I Planet X at the Volcano. 10pm—1ate.

£2.50. New name. same excellent vibe

and the hugest of huge tunes from top DJ

. Sir Kev.

I The Tunnel 1 1pm—2am. £2. Gay 3 Mondays. Bad Boys inc help The Tunnel celebrate its third birthday with two sets on 11 Oct. one for an under-18s disco between 6.30pm and 10pm. and one at the

regular gay night starting at 10.30pm.

advance from TOCT A agents.

I The Beat Club at Fury Murry’s. 10.30pm—2am. £2 (£1). Newcky Brown. Guinness and Diamond White all for £1 to the accompaniment of ‘classic tunes. bouncy dance and 90‘s indie‘. New name for ZFD'. same new and old songs.


I Boudoir at The 13th Note (downstairs). 8pm—midnight. Free. Easy music with a

I twisr: from Liberace to surrealist organ

samplers. this is a superb hiatus from the norm. Dig those Peters and Lee flyers. Your hosts for the evening: E. J. (that‘s

! ‘Easy Jock‘) Ian and Dr. Paul.

I Club Xchange l 1.30pm-2am. £2.50. Positively jumping for one so early in the week! Dance and chart sounds from DJ Gavin.

I Moist at The Cathouse. 10pm—2am. £1. A mish-mash of poppy and Studenty-type sounds. Plus all drinks for £1.20!

I Shimmy Club at Bennet‘s. 10.30pm-2am. £2. Legendary. drunken. ‘mixed‘ (or should that be ‘rnixed-up‘?). longest-running club night in town.


I Bennet’s l lpm—2am. £1. 60p vodka! I Chopper at Club Xchange. 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Garage. house. rap. funk. disco. pop. cheap booze. sweaty students and sexy DJs: what more could you desire?

I Club Havana at the October Cafe. Princes Square. 9pm—midnight. Free. See Sundays.

I Fab at Red‘s. 10pm-2am. £3. Starting on 13 Oct. the Fab Boys play a many and varied funky and bassy soundtrack to jump along to. Bring your granny and get in free. they say. Okay. they asked for it . .

I Floral Rlot at Fury Muny‘s. 10.30pm—2am. A new regular club for Wednesdays. when Fury‘s has previously been dark.

I Go West at Cleopatra‘s. lO.30pm—2am. £2 (£1 with ticket).

I Horizontal at The Volcano.

l 1pm—2.30am. £3 (£2). Topjazz ‘n‘ rare groove exponent ‘Nick’ Peacock doing his level best to spice up a Wednesday night in Partick.

I love Train at Cafe Cini. Renfield Street. 9pm—midnight. Free. Selected beers for £1. Joe Deacon playing the best in classic soul. funk and piano house.

I Planet Earth at The Cathouse. 10pm- ' 2am. 80p. A new 80s club with all drinks 80p to ‘enhance’ the latest revival.

I Rampant Sound at Under Ventura. 8pm—midnight. Free. Dub ofthe highest order.

I Wednesday Night Fever at The Cotton Club. 10pm—2am. £2 (£1 with matric card). 70s night with Becks at £1.


I Bloomers at Cleopatra‘s.

10.30pm—2am. £2 (£1 for students).

I Club Havana at the Baby Grand. Elmbank Gardens. 9.30pm—lam. Free. See Sundays.

I Club Le Gangster at the 13th Note (downstairs). 8pm—midnight. Free. The ‘street sounds of the 70s‘ that means the Two Tone sound.

I Club Virunga at The Volcano.

llpm—2.30am. £3 (£2). DJ Tchico plays African. reggae and similar groovy sounds.

I Contamination at The Power Station. Cheapside Street. lOpm—2am. The popular industrial and goth club relocates and continues to plug a gaping hole in .clubland.

I B.l.S.C.0. Inferno at Red‘s. 1 lpm—2am. Students £3. Seventies disco. pop and glam plus Coors and wine for £1 (all .drinks £1 before midnight).

I Disney Fist at The Cathouse. Studio 3. I 10pm-2am. £2. Alternative sounds to I replace the departed Contamination. I I Holy Covr at Cafe Loco. 10pm—2am. £4 1 (£2). A new student night featuring A. N. 1 Live Band. Music policy? Unclear. More l importantly. until midnight all drinks are


I Hullabaloo at The Mayfair. 10.30pm—2am. £2.50. ‘Toe-tapping fun

for tip—top people'. ie house. garage and disco for a mighty horde of students. . I JoJo at October Cafe (top floor. Princes Square). 7pm—midnight. Free. Still ' packing in the ‘clubbier‘ studes on a Thursday evening. DJs Steve and Derek offer up a cool and current selection of dance tunes. Perfect as a pre-Tunnel warm-up and with £1 beers to ease you

into the mood.

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