I Illet doeen at La Belle Angele. 10pm—3am (doors close 1.30am). £3.99 (£2.99). Fri 23 and fortnightly thereafter. New club offering ‘100% happy house’, featuring ‘flame-grilled DJ ’s’ including Alan Luvdup. You want more sweat? You got it? Less pie-eyed club crazies? You got it. A fine new club? No problem I Buster m 10.30pm-3am. £2 before 11.30pm (£4 after). Club dance, upfront chart sounds. I Debbie Clo at Potterrow Union. 9pm-2am. £3 (£2). Sat 23, fortnightly thereafter. Downstairs dub and reggae and ambient; upstairs, more upfront dance. I Carbolick Frolleit at Ex-S. llpm—4am. £5. Weekly mixture of rollicking good dance sounds, with full Carbolick decor and an essential selection of seductively sensual, sassy sounds, supplied by selective DJ Mr Williams and friends. I Century zooo 10pm—4am. £5 (£3 before midnight). See Fridays. I City 2 Downstairs at The City Cafe“. 8pm—1am. Free. See Fridays. I oanee Concept 93 at The Calton. 9pm-1ate. £10. Sat 30. Special surprise PA headlines this cloak and dagger big bash Expect the unexpected. 101'he Egg at Edinburgh Art College Wee Red Bar. 11pm—4am. £2.50. Free- rangeing (ho-ho) new club playing indie, 603, new wave, soul, Motown, Acid Jazz and very probably any other musical form under the sun. I The Edge 4pm—2.30am. See Fridays. I Eternal at Chambers Street Union. 8pm—3am. £2 (£1). Mixed bag student disco. I FBI at Moray House Student Union. 11pm—4am. £3. Sat 23. FBI returns playing the usual mixture of anything falling into the wide category that is indie music. Fortnightly with Shaft. I Frottage at The Venue. 10.30pm-3am. £3 (£2 before 12.30am). Sat 30, fortnightly. Diversity knows no bounds for the Frottage DJs, playing a very wide mix of sounds indud, including; thrash, techno, dub, disco, rock and much more. I Funky Worn at Wilkie House. 10pm—late. Get up, get down, and get yourself one of their new membership cards, available in the foyer every Saturday. Planety funkety funk satellited by the all-important chill-out room. I Joy upstairs at The Calton. lOpm—late. £5. Joyous club sounds in this busy gay night with occasional live bands. Look out for Rhythmic State and DJ Mikey on Sat 23. I Ketch at Shady Lady’s. 10.30pm—3am £2.50 (£2). A veritable cornucopia of indie music from the 80s and 90s, in this busy weekl club. I We Club at Cavendish. 11pm—4am. £3 (£2.50). 'l\vo 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. One of the busiest and best. I Minus use at The Carlton Highland Hotel. £5 (free for members). See Fridays. I Misery at The Cooler. lOpm-4am. £5 (£3). Sat 30. Fortnightly. Miserable club for all you seekers of crap music and heavy drinking. Keep an eye out for some exceptionally appalling theme nights. The nightmare continues. Etc. I lied ilot Pepper Club 10pm-3am. £4. See Fridays. I hook on“ 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. Ha py Hour llpm—larn. I at The Cooler. 10pm-3am. £2.50. Sat 23. Fortnightly. Packed out, sweaty night. playing an excellent mixture of ska, dub, reggae, ragga, dancehall and On-U sounds. Go and help celebrate Rude’s first birthday. I Shit at Moray House Student Union. 11pm-4am. £4. Sat 30. 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 Shldou at The Store. 1 1pm—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 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 Static Age at Edinburgh Art College Wee Red Bar. 10pm—4am. £1 before midnight, £2 after. Back from some tenebrous nook comes a rigorous, vigorous blast of alternative sounds. Bad Religion, Fugazi, Culture Shock, The Damned, them’s the names to listen out for.


I qutet m 10.30pm-3am. £2 before 11.30pm (£3 after). Buster’s Sunday soul night.

I Century moo lOpm-«iam. £3 (£2 before midnight). See Fridays.

I Douche Ma Touche at The Citrus. 11pm—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 wee at The Pelican Bistro. 9pm—2am. Free. Get your stetson and cowboy boots on for Sunday’s silliest (and only) country & western night.

I nipple Kinky at The Store. 11pm—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 list Pepper Club 10pm-3am. £4. See Fridays.

I The Sunday Club at Ex-S. 11pm—4am. £3 with ticket. Wonderful, wonderful gay night featuring male go-go dancers and some of the worst PAs you’ve ever seen. I TIelonlous at The Pelican Bistro. 9pm-lam. Free. The length and breadth of jazz, gathered in for a mellow(ish) evening.

I m at The Mission. 11pm—3am. Free before 12.30pm (£2 after). Timewarp starts up again with a very w-i—d—e playlist indeed: 608, 705, 80s, 903 and onwards.


I Gala Circus at The Store. 11pm—4am. £2. A new night playing some indie noise and American guitar sounds, courtesy of the le at Potato-head Productions.

I Club at The Citrus. 9.30pm-3am. £2. Note new venue. A night of excellent alternative sounds, with a playlist covering the whole spectrum of alternative music. The busiest and best of it’s kind.


I Flltt 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 SIltbe lite at The Citrus. 10pm—3am. Tue 2. £3.50 (£3 with cardigan (joke)). Featuring special guest appearance from Johnny Rogan. Chortle. Tue 9 is Madonna Nite, with special guest appearance by no one remotely connected with Grandma Smash Hits).


I Miss at The Store. 11pm—3am. £2. Gay night featuring a bread mixture of pop and dance club sounds. 50p drinks promos on the night

I m at The Music Box.

10.30pm—3am. £2.50 (£2). Back again after it’s festival holiday and no doubt pulling in big crowds with a wide mixture of excellent music, including the likes of The Dead Kennedy’s, Bob Marley, RDF. Jethro Tull and a heck of a lot more. One of the best midweek nights around.

I Juice at Teviot Row Union. 8pm—1am. £2 (£1 with flyer). 70s, 80$, ragga, house and soul.

I love Stock at Century 2000. 10pm—3am. 50p with matriculation card. Century 2000’s busy student night with drinks promos.

I Teenage at The Citrus. 11pm-3am. £2. One of the busiest mid-week clubs, playing indie orientated dance sounds alongside punk, disco and funk, with drinks promos most weeks.


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

I The Calton 10pm-3am. £3 (half-price before midnight). New, as-yet-unamed student-oriented club, featuring weekly

, promos and wackiness.

I Century 2000 10pm-1ate. £3 (£2 before midnight). Dance and chart sounds.

I Climbers Street Bock light 8pm-3am. £2 (£1). As the name suggests.

I Chocolate City at The Venue. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3 members). Thurs 4. 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. Live funk on Thurs 4 from Captain Shifty. a new local eight-piece funk band.

I The Edge 4pm—2.30am. See Fridays.

I "less use at The Carlton Highland Hotel. 10pm—3am. £2.50. See Fridays.

I nothing at The Pelican. Free. Same as Friday’s Wiggle. Only on a different night

I Sauce at The Store. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). Regular DJs playing a wide range of 60s pop, 705 groove, 80s indie, Motown and stax, with DJs from Chelsea and Twiggy. Drinks promos every week.

I Shel at The Mission. llpm—3am. £2.50. Popular student club, noteworthy for its truly appalling playlist and free chocolate.

I Tflbel Funktion at The Venue. 11pm-3am. £4 (£3). Oct 28. 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 llre- 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 705 and 805, including disco, pop, glam and rock.

I Joyful Noise at Area, 22 Bridge Street, Paisley. Thursdays. 9pm—1am, entry no later than 11pm. £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 m mum oanoe Experience at Area, 22 Bridge Street. Paisley. Saturdays. 9pm-lam, entry no later than 11pm. £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 tollowlng venues, Iblcll can be contacted tor further details.

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

I Bennet’s 80—90 Glassford Street, 552 5761.

I The Oathouse 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 Follies I93 Pitt Street, 332 7322/7522.

6.5L"! Harry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221

I Glasgow School of Art 167 Renfrew

Street, 332 9797.

I The Hive Glasgow University Union,

32 University Avenue, 339 8697.

3I8Maytair 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 72.

I nods Upstairs at Nico‘s, 379

Sauchiehall Street, 331 1635.

. I Rooftops 92 Sauchiehall Street, 332


I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street, 248 4600. I The 13th lots 80 Glassford Street. 553 1638.

I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street, 204 1000.

I Under Venture 50—60 King Street. 552 1388.

I The Venue 474 Sauchiehall Street, 332 3872.

I The Volcano 15 Benalder Street. 337

1 mo.


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

I The Calton Calton Road, 558 3758.

I Cavendish 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 12 Shandwick Place, 226 2266. I la Belle Angela 11 Hasties Close, 225 2774.

I Minus One (Carlton Highland Hotel) North Bridge, 556 7277.

I The Mission Victoria Street, 225 3326. I Moray Iloose Student Union Holyrood Road, 556 5184.

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

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

I lied Hot Pepper Club 3 Semple Street, Tollcross, 229 7733.

I The Store 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 Vaults 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 Wilde House Cowgate, 226 2151.

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