I Disco Interno at The Venue. 11.30pm—3am. £4. 29 Jan only. Fortnightly. With 70s revivalisrn now a permanent fixture on the club scene this has to be one of its more polished exponents.

I The Egg at the Wee Red Bar. 11pm—4arn. £2.50. 29 Jan only. Fortnightly. Free-ranging (ho-ho) club playing indie. 60s. new wave. soul. Motown. Stax and Acid Jazz.

I The Edge 4pm—2.30am. Free. See Fridays.

I Eternal at Chambers Street Student Union. 8pm-3am. £2 (£1). Mixed-bag student disco.

I Euphoria at The Calton. 10pm-3.30am. £6. DJs of the Rez and Fantazia ilk

j provide the banging rave sounds. i I FBI at Moray House Student Union.

11pm—4am. £3. 5 Feb only. FBI returns playing the usual mixture of anything

.‘ falling into the wide category that is indie

music. Fortnightly with Shaft. I Funky Worm at Wilkie House. 10pm-1ate. £4. Planet funkety-funk satellited by the all-important chill-out room. I Frottage at The Venue. 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£2 before 12.30am). 5 Feb only. Fortnightly. Diversity knows no bounds for the Frottage DJs. playing a very wide mix of sounds indeed. including thrash. techno. dub. disco. rock and much more. I Jet at Ex-S. 11pm-4am. £5. New night of intelligent techno and trance with residents John and Murray. I Joy upstairs at The Calton. 10pm—1ate. £4 (£3 before midnight). Uplifting. packed out gay night with a far healthier female turnout than many. DJs Maggie and Alan provide the arms-in-the-air house and disco for a seriously up-for-it crowd. I Katch at The Rocking Horse. 10.30pm—3am. £2.50 (£2). A veritable cornucopia of indie music from the 80s and 90s. in this busy weekly club. I Maire it Phunky at The Vaults. 10pm—3am. £5 (£4). 29 Jan only. Fortnightly. A-One and Joseph lay down the funk 'n‘ jazz. missives with a hip-hop perspective. I Mambo Club at The Cavendish. 10pm-4am. £3 (£2.50). Two floors with African. Latin. salsa. reggae. zouk. soca. calypso downstairs. anti dub. lovers and dancehall upstairs. Sir ()ssie on the wheels of steel playing to a busy. hot. sweaty crowd. I Minus One at The Carlton Highland Hotel. 10pm—3am. £5 (free for members). See Fridays. I Misery at The Cooler. 10pm—4ain. £5 (£3). 5 Feb only. 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. I Red Hot Pepper Club 10pm—3am. £4. See Fridays. I Rock Orgasm at The Rocking Horse. 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 1 1pm—- 1am. I Rude at The Cooler. 10pm—3am. £2.50. 29 Jan only. 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. 11pm—4am. £4. 29 Jan only. Fortnightly with FBI. Perennially popular retro club of the platform-clomping. flare-swishing variety. Usual sounds of the decade that taste forgot. I Sold 0n Paradise at The Pelican. 10pm—3am. Free. Garage. soul. boogie and hip-hop. I Sunrise at The Vaults. 9pm—3am. £10 (£8). 5 Feb only. lmpeccable line up: Derrick May. Evil Olive. Rhythm Doctor and Scotland‘s own Yogi Haughton. A night of top quality underground electronica. Deep. wide. expansive: not to

l be missed.

I Um Bongo at The Citrus Club. 11pm—4am. £5. Guest DJs aplenty cranking out the house juice alongside regulars Alan Dundas and Craig Smith. 5 Feb. Justin Robertson (Full Monty tour) is the visiting celeb.

I Yip Yap at La Belle Angele. 11pm—3.30am. £5. 5 Feb only. Fortnightly. 1f Edinburgh is experiencing a house renaissance then this is it’s apogee (shining star). Blemish-free deep house from Gareth. Stuart and David; still smart.

r extremely busy and stylish. Go deh.


I Buster Browns 10.30pm—3am. £2

before 11.30pm (£3 after). Buster‘s

7 Sunday soul night.

I Century 2000 10pm—4am. £3 (£2

; before midnight). See Fridays.

; I The Edge 4pm—2.30am. Free. With a live band every week.

'1 I lassoo at The Pelican Bistro.

1 9pm—2am. Free. Get your stetson and

' cowboy boots on for Sunday’s silliest (and

only) country and western night.

I The Sunday Club at The Red Hot Pepper Club. 11.30pm—4am. £4 (£3). Free for students with matric card. The

' unmissable gay night still as busy and as

sassy as ever and featuring some interesting top quality PAs. If you caught Take That here eighteen months ago you'll know what 1 mean.

I Timewarp at The Rocking Horse. 11pm—3am. £2 (free before 12.30am). Timewarp starts up again with a very w—i-d—e playlist indeed: 60s. 70s. 80s. 90s and onwards.


I The Monday Club at The Citrus. 10pm—3am. £2. 90s new wave from DJs Dougie Death and the Sorcerer. Definitive excursions in rock; from Seattle to goth to industrial.


I Delirium at The Music Box. 10.30pm—3am. £2.50 (£2). A wide

mixture of excellent music. including the

likes of The Dead Kennedys. Bob Marley.

5 RDF. Jethro Tull and a heck of a lot more. 3 One of the best midweek nights around.

I Juice at Teviot Row Student Union.

: 8pm—1am. £2 (£1 with flyer). 70s. 80s. I ragga. house and soul.

. I love Shack at Century 2000.

: 10pm-3am. 50p with matriculation card. I Century 2000’s busy student night with ' drinks promos.

' I Teaseage at The Citrus. 11pm—3am. 3 £2. One of the busiest mid-week clubs. ; playing indie-orientated dance sounds

§ alongside punk. disco and funk. Drinks I promos most weeks.


I Apocalypse at The Rocking Horse. 1 11pm—3am. £2.50. Happy Hour

1 1pm—3am. Excellent ‘alternative' club with a diverse playlist including industrial. techno. indie. grunge and thrash. Busy night with some superb


1 I Big City Receiver at The Vaults.

10pm—3am. £3. 10 Feb only. Fortnightly.

', Busy new club voyaging from resonating 3 trance in the main vault to a distilled

ambient chill—out via a ‘Muzak corridor’. I Carnival at The Calton. lOpm—3am. £3 (half-price before midnight). Student night with drinks promos and free food.

5 I Century 20!” 10pm—1ate. £3 (£2 before midnight). Dance and chart sounds. I chambers Street Bock light 8pm—3am.

£2 (£1). As the name suggests.

3 I Corna at The Music Box. lOpm—3am.

£2. Claiming to be the official supplier of ' patients to the Royal Infirmary. Very

cheap drinks - £1.50 for three bottled

a beers - comedy. party games and bouncy '! music. Sounding very similar to a Club 1 18—30 holiday.

I The Edge 4pm—2.30am. Free. See Fridays.

I Minus One at The Carlton Highland Hotel. £2.50. See Fridays.

I Poco loco at La Belle Angele. 11pm-3am. £4 (£3). 10 Feb only. Fortnightly. Interesting sounding new night, exploring the rhythmic nuances of house. Live percussion will be interfaced with the mixing talents of DJs from Tribal Funktion and Squid. Worth checking.

I Sex Machine at The Venue. 10.30pm—3am. 10 Feb only. Fortnightly. Two floors of prime hip-hop. funk and jazz with A-One (Chocolate City). Steve Goodman (Arch) and the Zulu posse (Nation).

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

I Supennoist at The Citrus Club. 11pm—3am. £3 (£2). Day-glo pavement terrorism is the method of promotion for this club; musical inclination is house. dub and trance with DJs Stuarty and Valentine (Wiggle).

I Tribal Funktion at The Venue. 11pm—3am. £4 (£3). 3 Feb only. Fortnightly. Tip-top well orchestrated house upstairs. rockin’ hip-hop and funk downstairs; this club just keeps on getting better.


I Cool lemon at The Outhouse. Stirling. Saturdays. 10.30pm—2am. £5 (£3). DJs lain Paterson and Trevor Price playing the

best in sexy underground house sounds. I Fever at Area. 22 Bridge Street. Paisley. Fridays. 9pm—lam. entry no later than 11pm. £3 (£2. women free). DJ Campbell playing a mixture of the sounds of the 705 and 80s. including disco. pop. glam and rock.

I Joyful Noise at Area. 22 Bridge Street. Paisley. Thursdays. 9pm—1am. entry no later than llprn. £3 (£2). A student- orientated dance night with DJs Bob and Jamie.

I The Ultimate Dance Experience at Area. 22 Bridge Street. Paisley. Saturdays. 9pm—1am. entry no later than 11pm. £5 (£3). DJ Raymond and DJ Jamie playing an upfront selection of mainstream dance. funk and garage sounds.

I oziiean at The Bunker. Camps Industrial Estate. East Calder. 0506 883034. 10pm—6am. £10. 5 Feb only. Top popsters DzReam live plus the assorted DJing talents of Scott Ferguson. Andy Williams. Michael Kilkie. Ross Keddie and the Jones Boy.

I Heaven at The Vaults. 10.30pm—3am. £6 (£5 in advance from Fopp and Virgin). 3 Feb only. Divine one-off featuring the combined talents ofGod (sorry. 1 mean Graeme Park) and Danny Rampling. Devotional house and sanctifying garage from these two flawless deck-evangelists. Not to be missed. see you there!


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

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

I Bar 10 10 Mitchell Lane (off Mitchell Street. 221 8353.

I Banus 23 Royal Exchange Square. 041 221 3002.

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

I Cate Cini 81 Renfield Street. 353 2807. I Caledonlan University Union Cowcaddens Road.

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 25 Royal Exchange Square. 204 4599.

I Cotton Club 5 Scott Street. 332 0712. I Eruption 474 Sauchiehall Street. 353 1927.

I Floozys Bonkers. 67 Hope Street. 248 5884.

I Follies 193 Pitt Street. 332 7322/7522. I Fury Murry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221 651 I.

I Glasgow School at Art 167 Renfrew Street, 332 0691.

I The Hive Glasgow University Union. 32 University Avenue. 339 8697.

I October Cale Top floor. Princes Square (off Buchanan Street). 221 0303.

I Power Station Cheapside Street

I 0.M 22 University Gardens. 339 9784. I Reds Upstairs at Nico’s, 379 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1635.

I Rhapsody 240 Bath Street. 353 2306. I 8.63s 73 Queen Street. 204 0953.

I Boottops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.

I Sound Factory 6 Chalmer Street. Clydebank. 951 4807.

I Strathclyde University Union 90 John

| Street. 552 1895.

I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 248 4600. I Sunset Boulevard 1710 Gt. Western Road, Clydebank. 0389 890000.

I The 13th Note 80 Glassford Street. 553 1638.

I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 1000.

I The Tuxedo Princess Anderston Quay. Broomielaw. 204 1150.

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

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 The 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 Cruise Ship The Shore. Leith.

I The Edge 37b George Street. 226 311 1. I Ex-S 12 Shandwick Place. 226 2266. I la Belle Angela 11 Hasties Close. 225 2774.

I legends (lonnerly The Phoenix Club) 2 Cowgate. 225 8382.

I Minus 0ne (Carlton Highland Hotel) North Bridge. 556 7277.

I Moray House Student Union Holyrood Road. 556 5184.

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 Hot Pepper Club 3 Semple Street. Tollcross. 229 7733.

I niccarton Union Heriot Watt University. Riccarton. 451 5333.

I The Rocking Horse (formerly The Mission/Shady lady’s) Cowgate. 225 3326.

I The Store 2 Niddry Street. 556 6050. I Teviot flow Student Union Bristo Square. 650 4673.

I The Vaults 15—17 Niddry Street. 556 0001.

I The Venue Calton Road. 557 3073.

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

I Wilkle House Cowgate. 226 2151.

70 The List 28 January—10 February 1994