I Damage at M8. Midnight—4am. £3 (£2). livery night except Monday. See Fridays. I Electric Barn at Adam House. ll.3()pm—3am. £6 (£4.50). 22 Aug. See Sundays

I El Bincon latino at Minus ()ne. 9pm—3am. £5 (£4). See Stmdays.

I Indigo In Edinburgh at The Assembly Rooms. Midnight—3am. £7 (£6). 22 Aug. With disco western deviants Manilove and Lorraine Bowen live. See Sundays.

I Insanity at The Subway. l()pm—3ani. £1 (free for students with matric card). Pop, chart and indie sounds.

I Mambo Club at Cavendish. |()pm--4am. £4 (£3). See Fridays.

I Messenger Sound System at The Cooler. l Ipm—3am. £3. 22 Aug only. Bass quaking dubs and authentic roots brought to yoti by some of Edinburgh's original rockers - The Messenger System.

I Nice at The Citrus. I lpm—~3am. £2. Drinks promos. Indie and 60s.

I 705/808 Club at The Rocking Horse. 10.30pm-3ani. £2 (free before 12.30am). New club devoted to 70s and 80s chart hits as the name suggests.

I Soul Underground at The Music Box.

I l.4()pm—4am. £2.50. Swingbeat street funk and soul from resident DJ Wav.


I Club Americana at Fat Sam‘s.

l lpin—3am. £5 (£3). See Fridays.

I Damage at MS. Midnight—4am. £3 (£2). Every night except Mondays. See Fridays. I Devolution blows Bubblegum at The Music Box. I l.30pm—4am. £2.50. Drinks promos. In the 80s it would have been called alternative. now. well it'sjust good old fashioned retro. Shufer your winkle pickers/docs/cowboy boots to Pete Shelley. Siouxsie and The Banshees. The Clash and The Cult at this new weekly club.

I Dolphin at The Subway. 9pm—3am. Free. Student night with Ioadsa drinks promos.

I Dub Department at Negociants. IOpm—3am. Free. Spiritually uplifting reverbs and depth-plumbing dubs courtesy of the rather wonderful Rude boys. Check it out.

I Electric Barn at Adam House. 11.30pm—3am. £6 (£4.50). 23 Aug. See Sundays.

I Horizontal at Century 2000. llpm—3am. £3 (£1 students with matriculation card). Vodka. whisky. tequila and peach schnapps. 50p a shot. Lager and 80/. £l a pint. Aptly named student night with all-night drinks promos.

I Indigo In Edinburgh at the Assembly Rooms. Midnight—3am. £7 (£6). Manilove and Jackie Clune live.

£4 (£3). See Fridays. I Massive Bereavement at The Wee Red Bar. I0.30pm— 3am. £2.99 (£1.99). 9 Aug.

Fortnightly. A midweek evening ofquality

techno frotn the International Joiner and Clan Sativa‘s own Massive Bereavement. I Optical tea at The Cooler. 9pm—3am. £2. Deep underground acid mixed by Cutinaster B. MBs atid Yellow.

I Rubble at The Rocking Horse. l()pm—3am. £2 (free before 12.30am). Drinks promos. Busy. student-orientated night mixing tip the sort of pop. dance and indie sounds you‘ll hear at Katch or Shag. I Teasage at The Citrus. l lpm—3ani. £2.50. Beers and spirits all 90p. Very busy midweek club. playing indie- orientated dance sounds alongside punk. disco. 80s and funk.

I The Transporter Room at The Attic. l()pm—3am. £3 (£1). Veteran jazz. hip hop and funk club with regular live bands (Captain Shifty. Freshly Squeezed. Papa's Magic Beard etc) and hard bop avant- garde grooves creativer cut up by Dis Scotty and Sulu.


I Baby Boom at La Belle Angele. Taking a break over the Festival period. Returning on I4 Sept.

I Bop Til You Drop at The Attic.

I lpm—3am. £2.50 (£1.50 with tnatric card or flyer). 2am curfew. Weekly. House. nu disco and euro energy fused together by resident Da Houseman.

I Century 2000 I lpm—3am. £3. See Fridays.

I Club Americana at Fat Sam's.

I lpm—3am. £5 (£3). See Fridays.

I Club Latino at The Assembly Rooms. Midnight—3.30am. £5 (£4). See Fridays. I Damage at The M8. lvlidnight—4am. £3 (£2). livery night except Monday until 2

Sept. See Fridays.

I El Bincon Latino at Minus One. 9pm—3am. £5 (£4). See Sundays. I Electric Barn at Adam House.

l 1.30pm—3am. £6 (£4.50). 24 Aug. See

Sundays. I Funk You and Club Soho at The Music Box. I I.30pm—4am. £4 (£3). Street soul.

2 jazz funk and classic grooves from Dls

Finbar. Firstrate and Nikwav plus special guest Femi. Drinks promos.

I Genetlc at The Rocking Horse.

l lpm—3am. £2.50. Hardcore industrial club charting the points where grungy rock meets sleazy metal and grinding techno.

I lift at The Attic. 10.30pm—4am. £3. 17 Aug. Premium quality techno and acid

from residean Pac and McKenzie. 24

2 Aug. Steve from Sativa is the guest DJ. ; I Madchester at The Rocking Horse.

l lpm—3am. £3. Oh yes. it‘s the dreaded return of baggy Stone Roses. Black


I Mambo Club at Cavendish. I0pm—4am. Grape. The Charlatans. Happy-Mondays

and The lnspirals all feature on the playlist of this new club. Dig out those flares. adopt a Salford accent and start gurning now!

I Mambo Club at Cavendish. lOpm—4am. £4 (£3). See Fridays.

I The Mothership at The Venue. IOptn—4am. £4 (£3 with tlyer). 24 Aug. Fortnightly. Top notch jazz funk spun by resident Dls Gino and Fryer. Chilled roots reggae downstairs.

I Pants at Stones. 8pm—lam. Free. Underwear—orientated club. but don't worry. the ones on the ilyers are obligatory only for staff. Indie music.

I Planet Earth at The Citrus. I Ipm—3ani. £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 Sleepless Nights at St James Oyster Bar. 8pm—lain. Free. Easy listening sounds from Gram Parsons and The Beach Boys to Portishead and Uncle Tupelo. Based loosely on the Teardrops nights in Glasgow. this club promises a gentle start to your weekend.

I Squid at La Belle Angele. llpm-4am. £6 (£5). 24 Aug. The ‘culture bending club experience‘ that is Squid makes a comeback for the Festival period. Fresh'n'ftlnky grooves any segued by George Mac anti A One the perfect place to escape luvvie overkill. drink. dance and chill out. 24 Aug. Andy Smith. DJ with Portishead guests don't miss this one.

I Tackno at The Vaults. l()pm—4ain. £4. 24 Aug. Fortnightly. Trendy Wendy continues her quest to fearlessly explore the realms of bad taste pop music. Dress to distress!

I Thelonious at The Basement. 9pm—lam. Free. The Thelonious posse jam itjazz-funk style in the Broughton Street bar.

I The Unspoken Thing at Negociants. l0pm-3am. Free. The Merry Pranksters host this weekly ambient shindig Soundtrack is varied: frotn Mo Wax to Mu-Ziq. Prodigy to Portishead.

I Pure - The Fifth Birthday Party at Glasgow Barrowland. 7pm—2am. Tickets £12 from Virgin. Ripping and TOCTA. Info on 0131 557 6969. Sat 19 Aug. Five years of Scotlands top techno night. marked with an all star line-up. Derrrick May (one of the inventors of techno). Armando (one of the inventors of house. making his first ever Scottish appearance). Warp whizz kid Speedy J and electro head Jake Slazenger (better known as Mike 'Mu-Ziq‘ Paradinas) all feature as well as


now available.


eternally popular residents: Twitch. Brainstorm. Dribbler. The Bill and Kookie. Buses are provided for anyone travelling from Edinburgh.


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

I Adam House 5 Chambers Street. 650


I Assembly Rooms 54 George Street. 226 2428.

I The Attic Dyer's Close. Cowgate. 225 8382.

I The Basement Bar Broughton Street. I la Belle Angele l I Hasties Close. 225 2774.

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

I Cavendish West 'l‘olicross. 228 3252. I Century 2000 31 Lothian Road. 229 7670.

I The Citrus Grindlay Street. 229 6697. I The City Date 32 Blair Street. 220 ()125.

I The Cooler (under The Venue) Caiton Road. 557 3073.

I Fat Sams Fountainbt'idge. 552 l I I2. I The Lane 7 Queensferry Street Lane. 226 6828.

I Legends 7| Cowgate. 225 8382.

I M8 12 Shandwick Place. 226 2266.

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

I Moray House Holyrood Road. 556 5184.

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

I Negociants Lothian Street. 225 6313. I The New Caiton Caiton Road. 558 3758.

I Dddtellows Bar Forrest Road. 225 8027.

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 Caiton Road. I Stones 24—26 Frederick Street. 220 I226.

I The Subway Cowgate. 225 6766.

I The Tap or Laurlston 80 Lauriston- Place. 229 4041.

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 The Wide Awake Club Cowgate. 226 2151.

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