This is ‘The Bulk Master’vwho writes for the Shaver’s Weekly in Edinburgh and claims his favourite club is ‘The General Public'
I Horizontal at Century 2000.
l 1pm—3am. £3 (£1 students with matriculation card). Vodka. whisky. tequila and peach schnapps. 50p a shot. Lager and 80/. £1 a pint. Aptly named student night with all-night drinks promos.
I lift at The Attic. 9pm—Iam. Free. Fortnightly. Hard. underground techno ranging from European acid to trance with DJs McKenzie and Donny.
I Massive Bereavement at The Wee Red Bar. 10.30pm— 3am. £2.99 (£1.99). 12 Jul. Fortnightly. A new midweek evening of quality techno from the International Joiner and Clan Sativa's own Massive Bereavement.
I Optical Leo at The Cooler. 9pm—3am. £2. Deep underground acid mixed by Cutmaster B. MBs and Yellow.
I Bubble at The Rocking Horse. 10pm—3am. £2 (free before 12.30am). Drinks promos. Busy. student-orientated night mixing up the sort of pop. dance and indie sounds you‘ll hear at Katch or Shag. I Teasage at The Citrus. 1 1pm-3am. £2.50. Beers and spirits all 90p. Very busy midweek club. playing indie- orientated dance sounds alongside punk. disco. 80s and funk.
I Baby Boom at La Belle Angele. 7.30pm-—midnight. £5. 27 Jul. Fortnightly. Groove to uplifting dancetloor tunes and still be in bed by one o‘ clock.
I Bop Till You Drop at The Attic.
1 1pm—3am. £2.50 (£1.50 with matric card or flyer). 2am curfew. Weekly. House. nu disco and euro energy fused together by resident Da Houseman.
I Century 2000 IIpm—3am. £3. See Fridays.
I Club X at The Red Hot Pepper Club. 11pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Jodeci. Dre and Snoop in the tnix at thisjungle. rap and R & B focussed club. Resident DJs are Robert and Ray Ray.
I Dhyana at The City Cafe 2. 10pm—-Iate. Free. DJs Claire and ()lly play trance. ambient and dub.
I The Field at MS. 10.30pm—3.30am. £5 (£3 members). £7 (£5 members) on guest nights. Megadog-styled. trance—tripping multimedia club featuring three danceiloors: one melody-based techno (The Canyon). one trance (The Wilderness) with resident DJs and jugglers and atop ﬂoor chill-out (The Heath) for relaxing ambient. Resident DJs are Tony and Richard (Havana). Ivan ()tn Tom and Max (Fiction) and Steve King (Chocolate City. Squid).
I Funk You at The Music Box. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3). 20 Jul. Fortnightly. Street soul and classic grooves from resident DJs Wav and
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I Genetic at The Rocking Horse.
1 Ipm—3am. £2.50. Hardcore industrial club charting the points where grungey rock meets sleazy metal and grinding techno.
I Jiggery Pokery at Buster Browns. 10pm—4am. £4 (£3). 2am curfew. 20 Jul. Fortnightly. New house and garage night. I lift at The Attic. 10.30pm—3am. £3. 20 Jul. Premium quality techno and acid from resident McKenzie anti special guest Shandy (Analogue. Glasgow).
I Liszen at The Wide Awake Club. 9.30pm—3am. £4. Techno explored by resident DJs Dar and Joint Jet. Watch out for live sets and special guests.
I The Mambo Club at Cavendish. 10pm--4am. £4 (£3). Midweek edition of Sir ()ssie's eternally popular Mambo: expect the satne uptempo sounds as Saturdays: Latin. salsa. reggae. funk and soul.
I Mothership at The Venue. 10.30pm—3am. £3. 13 Jul. Fortnightly. The DJs are Gino and Friar. soundtrack is (as you'd expect with a name like that) p- funk upstairs and reggae and hip hop downstairs. Worth checking.
I Pants at Stones. 8pm-- 1am. Free. Undenvear-orienlated club. bill don't worry. the ones on the i‘lyers are only obligatory for staff. Indie music.
I Planet Earth at The Citrus. I Ipm—-3am. £3 (free before midnight). From new wave and synth pop to acid house and
Madchester: the soundtrack of the 80s lives again. Also incorporating ‘Chopper' (no relation to the Glasgow one) sounds of the 70s.
I Shag at The Rocking Horse.
I Ipm—3am. £2.50. Snogtastic student night with a seriously kitsch. popmungous playlist. Slugger about and indulge in intimate peer-group bonding to well chosen chart atrocities from the 70s. 80s and 90s.
I Sleepless Nights at St James Oyster Bar. 8pm—1am. Free. Easy listening sounds from Gram Parsons and The Beach Boys to Portisliead and Uncle Tupeio. Based loosely on the Teardrops nights in Glasgow. this club promises a gentle start to your weekend.
I Street Knowledge at The Venue. 10.30pm-3am. £5. 20 July. Monthly. Another night of serious jungling courtesy of Scottish dons KMC (the Ilighlands‘ answer to Bukem) and DJ Kid (more of the tearing Randall/Jack Frost school). After last month's glorious set from Roni Size. Leicester's finest DJ SS (behind the hot l-‘ormation imprint and 5HQ record shop) heads the bill with Ned Ryder also dropping those essential dubplates. lixpect all the residents from last time and no doubt the same energetic. enthusiastic and totally up-for-it crowd. Wicked!
I The Unspoken Thing at Negotiants. I()pm-~3am. Free. The Merry Pranksters host this weekly ambient shindig. Soundtrack is varied: frotn Mo Wax to
M u-'/.iq. Prodigy to Portishead.
All clubs listed above take place at one or the following venues, which can be contacted for further details.
I The Attic Dyer's Close. Cowgate. 225
I La Belle Angele 11 llasties Close. 225 2774.
I Buster Browns 25—27 Market Street. 226 4224.
I Cavendish West Tollcross. 228 3252. I Century 2000 31 I.othian Road. 229 7670.
I The Citrus Grindlay Street. 229 66977. I The City Cafe 32 Blair Street. 220 ()125.
I The Cooler (under The Venue) Calton Road. 557 3073.
I The lane 7 Queensferry Street I.ane. 226 6828.
I legends 71 Cowgate. 225 8382.
I M8 12 Shandwick Place. 226 2266.
I Minus One (Carlton Highland Hotel) North Bridge. 556 7277.
I Moray H0058 llolyl‘ootl Road. 556
I The Music Box 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564.
I llegotiants Lothian Street. 225 6313. I The New Calton Calton Road. 558 3758.
I Potterrow Student Union Bristo Square. 650 8090.
I Red Hot Pepper Club 3 Semple Street. Tollcross. 229 7733.
I The Rocking Horse Cowgate. 225 3326. I St James Oyster Bar 2 Calton Road.
I Stones 24—26 Frederick Street. 220 1226.
I The Subway Cowgate. 225 6766.
I The Tap 0’ Lauriston 80 Lauriston Place. 229 4041.
I The Vaults 15—17 Niddry Street. 556 0001.
I The Venue Calton Road. 557 3073.
I The Wee Bed Bar at Edinburgh College Of Art. Lauriston Place. 229 1442.
I The Wide Awake Club Cowgate. 226 2151.
I The 13th Note 80 Glassford Street. 553 1638.
I The Arches Midland Street (off Jamaica Street). 221 9736.
I The Arena 15 -27 ()swald Street. 221 3010.
I The Attic (enter through The Garage). 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120.
I Bar 10 10 Mitchell Lane (off Mitchell Street). 221 8353.
I Blackiriars Underground (below Blackfriars). 36 Bell Street. 552 5924.
I Cafe Cini 81 Rentield Street. 353 2807. I The oathouse 9 Brown Street. 248 6606.
I Cleopatra’s. 508 Great Western Road. Kelvinbridge. 3340560.
I Club Xchange 25 Royal Exchange Square. 204 4599.
I The Corner 2 St George's Road. 332 1625.
I Cotton Club 5 Scott Street. 332 0712. I Fury Murry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221 651 l.
I The Garage 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 l 120.
I Glasgow School of Art 167 Renfrew Street. 3320691.
I King Tut’s Wah Wah llut 27221 St Vincent Street. 221 5279.
I Maxaluna 410 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1003.
I Nico’s 375 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5736.
I October Cafe Top ﬂoor. Princes Square (off Buchanan Street). 221 0303.
I Beds 379 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1635. I B.C.'s 73 Queen Street. 221 2200.
I Rhapsody 240 Bath Street. 353 2306. I Rooftops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.
I Strathclyde University Student Union 90 John Street. 552 1895.
I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 248 4600. I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 1000.
I The Tuxedo Princess Anderston Quay. Broomielaw. 204 1 150.
I The Venue 474 Sauchiehall Street. 353 1927.
I The Volcano 15 Benalde.r Street. 337
I The Voodoo Room Cambridge Street. 332 3437.
74 The List 14-27 Jul 1995