VlP pass. 27 Sept. Wild pitch Chicago house master DJ Pierre guests alongside Scott Hunter.

I Soul Train at The Venue. 10.30pm-3am. £5. 27 Sept. Fortnightly. Soul. disco, Motown etc . . . on the top floor at The .Venue.

I Space Shanty at The Attic. 10.30pm—3am. £4. 20 Sept. Fortnightly. Promising night of futuristic funk playing The Chemicals. Goldie. Leftfield and Underworld.

I Speeder at The Wee Red Bar.

1 1pm—3am. £3. Edinburgh’s only real alternative indie club as recently recommended by Jo Wiley and Mark Radcliffe.

I Sublime at Wilkie House. lOpm—3am. £5 members. £7 non members. Membership available on the night. 20 Sept. Fortnightly. Residents Billie Caldwell. ldge and Kev Wright at this top quality hard house/trance night. Anyone interested in making their own records might want to book some time into Sublime‘s Little Buddha studio. For further details call 668 3043.

I Stonnin’ llonnan PJ. Lyles. 9pm—1am. Free. Trance. techno and Goa with Fly and Norm.

I HELP. at Club Mercado. 5-10pm. Free. Friday nights have changed forever thanks to Happy Hour 5—6.30pm. £1 drinks. £10 bottles of champagne and great. nostalgic music courtesy of Trendy Wendy who manages to get the dancefioor packed and jumping as early as 6pm.

I Voodoo Chile at The Rocking Horse.

1 1pm—3am. £3. Price includes entry to Cathouse and Katch. Full of lovely boys and girls headbanging to classic heavy metal.

I Zodiac at The Honeycomb. l 1pm—3am. £6 members, £7 non members. Monthly. 27 Sept. Calvin Klein promotion night with discount cards and various Klein- related happenings. The last one was firin’ with an atmosphere to rival any club this summer. Looking to go one better are Yogi Haughton. Murray Richardson, Scott Gallagher and Huggy with a good mix of garage and house. Or check the swing. disco. garage and classics selection in room two. See Hit List.


I 0PM at the Music Box. 7—10pm. £5. Under- 18s night playing a wide range of chart and dance sounds.

I Burger Queen at Club Mercado. llpm-4am. £8 (£7). 28 Sept. Fortnightly. Craig. Huggy and Stella Superstar at this ftrin' glam handbaggy house night. Dress up and arrive early. There’s a birthday on the horizon. Watch out for a very special guest

I The Cavendish 9pm-3am. £5. Over 25s only. Smart dress. Live bands every week. I Century 2000 llpm-3am. £5. See Fridays.

I CIA at Moray House. llpm-3am. £4. 21 Sept. Fortnightly. New indie night run by the FBI crew playing Kula Shaker. Bluetones, Garbage etc . . . With D] Lee. I Clouds at The Venue. 6.30—10pm. £3 (£2 members). Weekly. New under 18s night with DJ Crosby guesting. Strictly unlicensed. Membership guarantees entry. I Colours at Club Mercado. 11pm—4am. £8 members. £10 non members. Membrship applications and club information on 01698 276 866. Fortnightly. 21 Sept. Residents Jon Mancini and Boney are joined by Colin Patterson (Tresor. Berlin) at this dressed- up house night.

I uleco Inferno at The Venue. 10.30pm-3am. £6. 2| Sept. Fortnightly. Your regular disco hosts MC Otis and DJs Love and Nick Silver with three burning floors of hot disco action.

I Earth Inferno at The Rocking Horse. 10.30pm-3am. £3. Happy Hour until 12.30am. Goth and industrial sounds.

I East Coast Protect at Henry’s Cellar Bar. llpm-3am. Band on stage at

midnight. £4 (£3). New hip hop. soul and jazz night with DJs Eh? Wun. Joseph and Unkle Fawaz joined by various East Coast Project musicians including Nicola King (ex Captain Shifty). Rose'anne (Coco And The Bean). Stevie Christie and David Donnelly (Freshly Squeezed).

I The Egg at The Wee Red Bar. ll.30pm—4am. £3. Drinks promos. indie. 60s. new wave and soul.

I Energise at Subway. l lpm—3am. £2. Various party sounds.

I Extra Width at the Jaffacake. llpm-3atn. £4. 28 Sept. Fortnightly. New night offering slightly harder sounds to FBl upstairs.

I FBI at the Jafffacake. l lpm—3am. £4. 28 Sept. Fortnightly. Exceptionally popular indie club on three floors at its new home.

I Le Freak at The Attic. lt).3()pm—3am. £4. 28 Sept. Fortnightly. New home for this increasingly popular night of7()s disco.

I "aim at the Jaffacake. llpm-3am. £4. 21 Sept. Fortnightly. Mainstream chart dance at this new night. Be warned though. this night is aimed at rugby club types and some serious liver damage is inevitable.

I The lane at The Lane. llpm—late. £5. Residents .loii Flowers and Kev McGiiiley with a wide dance-orientated playlist.

I Joy is on the move again. in the meantime they are currently updating their membership list fora major mailshot. Any Joy members who have moved recently should write with their new details to Joy. PO Box 13456. Edinburgh EH6 8YA or e-niail on 106124.3074@compuserveco. Alternatively. call the information line on 477 3937.

I Mambo Club at Cavendish. 1()pm—3am. £4 (£3). Two floors with African. Latin. salsa. reggae. zouk and calypso downstairs and dtib. lovers and dancehall upstairs. Sir Ossie is your selector. dropping the finest iii global grooves every week.

I Minus One at The Carlton Highland Hotel. 1()pm—3am. £3.50 (free before

1 1.30pm for members). See Fridays.

I The Nursery at The Attic. 10.30pm—3am. £3. 21 Sept. Fortnightly. New alternative rock and indie night. With drink promos.

I Panache Royal Chimes. l lpm—3am. £4 before 11.30pm. £7 after. 28 Sep. Fortnightly. New gay/mixed night with Dis AD and Kev Buchanan.

I Peaches ’n’ Cream at Royal Chimes. 10.30pm-3am. £4 before tnidnight. £7 after. Women free before 11pm. 21 Sept. Fortnightly. Hard house with Darren Daze on the ground floor. garage upstairs with Scott Hunter. Plus. live percussion. Drinks promos till midnight.

I 0 at The Music Box. 10.30pm—3am. £5. Residents Kevin Jones (Forth FM) and Billy Whizz with a tnix of funked up house and flamboyant dance interspersed with club classics.

I MW at Negociants. lOpm-3am. Free. House and garage with Neil MacDonald. I hook Orgasm at The Rocking Horse. 10.30pm—3am. £3. Climactic night of heavy guitar sounds.

I Sakrade at The Honeycomb. llpm—3am. £8. Weekly. Hard house in the main room with resident Ross Keddie. Disco and garage in room two with Yogi Haughton. The only club in town professional enough to instal new air conditioning. The sound system‘s getting upgraded as well. Busy.

I nog at Club Mercado. 7.30—10.30pm. £4 members. £5 non-members. Busy under-18$ night playing the best in chart and dance.

I Soul Underground at The City Cafe. 9pm-lam. Free. Residents Nick Wav and Norton play R & B. Motown. G-Funk. hip hop and rare groove in the City Two. Very busy.

I Stripped at La Belle Angele. lOpm—3am. £6. 28 Sept. Fortnightly.

Residents L’.ainmo and Kris Keegan kick up a storm with hard UK house.

I Teasage at The Citrus. llpm—3ani. £3. Happy Hotir llptii—niidnight. Free ice poles all night. Indie all the way with Sarah playing to a packed and sweaty crowd.

I Tease at Wilkie House. 1().3()piii-3atii. £8 before 1 1.15pm. £10 after. Club and ticket information on ()973 248 165. Glam iiottsc night in association with \Volveriiampton's Pimp club. Allister Whitehead is the main attraction. but check also Keith Baxter and Gaz Long. Featuring the Pimp Dancers. Dress tip to get in.

I Tribal Funktion at The Venue. l().3()pm~3am. £5 members. £7 non members. 28 Sept. Fortnightly. Residents Simone. George T and 11 with deep and hard American house on the ground tloor. Gemini (Relief. Guidance Records) guests. Cutting edge three-deck hip hop and swing action upstairs and mellow drum 'n’ bass iii The Cooler with Richie Rul‘tone.

I Yip Yap at La Belle Angele. llptn—3am. £6. 21 Sept. l-‘ortnightly. Musique 'i‘ropique titan Kev Mckay on the dubby instrumental house tip for the first two hours and Gareth Soiiiinerville still taking his crowd skyward towards the end with ruff cuts. percussive tray and proper vocals. 'l'hird birthday on the way soon with Miles and lilliot from llard Titties.


I The Grind at The l.ane. llpm---3atii. £3. Swing and hip hop.

I 02 at P.) |.ylcs. ‘)piii-—laiii. Free. Deep house. dtib and drum 'n' bass with Fly and Nortn. Pre-club.

I Klonk at The Venue. llpiii~3am. Free before midnight. Prices the. 2‘) Sept. Weekly thereafter. Drum 'n' bass and trip hop session on the top floor with local Diswitli colossal drinks promos.


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I Metalheadz Undoubtedly a big night for Scottish drum 'n’ bass heads and music lovers alike. Anyone with an interest in the development of dance music should head for The Venue to see what Fabio, Doc Scott. Peshay. Ketnistry and Storm and Cleveland Watkiss are up to. With suppon from local DJs and an appearance from a very, very famous junglist. The Venue. Sun 22 Sept.

I Lift A Friday night techno club to rival Pure? Surely not. Lift operate a slightly different music policy to offer clubbers something new. DJs on the night are London's Steve Bickncll and DJ Stikka. Plus a live set from Flex. Wilkie House. F rt' 27 Sept.

I Astromotel Old skool Chicago legend Steve ‘Silk‘ Hurley flies in for his Scottish debut at this ttiff US house night. Hurley's come out of semi-retirement to celebrate the tenth anniversary ofhouse music with a selection ofclassic tunes. The Honeycomb, Fri 20 Sept.

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