I Metalheadz at The Venue. 10.30pm—3am. £8 in advance frotn Ripping and Virgin in Edinburgh; 23rd Precinct and Virgin in Glasgow. £10 on the door. 22 Sept. Britain's keyjungie label hits town with Fabio. Peshay. Kemistry and Storm. Doc Scott and Cleveland Watkiss. With support from local DJs. On three floors. See preview.

I The Mothership at The Basement. 9pm—1am. Free. Chill out. jazz-funk style. with residents Gino and Fryer.

I The Pullpit at The Music Box.

1 1pm—3am. Free with flyer or student ID. 29 Sept. Wild night of serious partyin' with huge drinks promos.

I Roots at The City Cafe. 8.30pm—1ate. Free. Weekly. Johnny (Rhythtn Lab) upstairs with funk. soul and acid jazz‘and Robbie downstairs with a reggae selection. I Spice at The Tap O'l..auriston. 8pm—Iam. Free. Techno with residents Bill and Jan plus drinks promos.

I Straight From The Pot at Negociants. 9.30pm-3am. Free. Funk. rare jazz grooves. soul. hip hop. Brazilian and soundtracks with master blender Well Stirred.

I Sunday Plight Fever at Century 2000. llpm—3am. £3. Drinks at 70p. 80p and 90p. appropriately accompanied by music from the 70s. 80s and 90s.

I Tackno at Club Mercado. llptn—late. £3 dressed up. £5 not. 29 Sept. Monthly. This month's theme is Sunday Night Fever: dig out those flares and boogie. Usual goings- on at this busy night with Trendy Wendy. I Taste at The Honeycomb. 1 lpm—3am. £7 non members. £6 members. Weekly. Exremely busy mixed/gay night of hard partying. Residents Fisher and Price play garage. house. trance and techno. For further details call the 24 hour Taste Events Line on 557 4656. I Timewarp at The Rocking Horse. llpm-3am. £2 (free before 12.30am). Classic tunes from the last four decades of pop.


I Anything Goes at The Music Box.

I 1pm—3am. Free with flyer or student ID. 30 Sept. Loadsa partying and loadsa drinks promos.

I A.S.A.P. at The City Cafe. 8.30pm-Iate. Free. Dr Koc! withjazz. blues. rare groove. Mo Wax and Latin flavours.

I Ceroc at Moray House. 7.15pm—10.30pm. £4 (£3.50). Energetic. stylish. modern jive from France with music ranging from chart to reggae. to Latin. soul and blues. Forty-five minute beginner class at 7.30pm. Plus. there's a licensed bar.

I Digital Biscuit at Negociants. 9pm—3am. Free. 23 Sept. Fortnightly. Phunky. flipped-out. cheeky tunes dished up by Paul (Lift). Graftk and Believe (Voodoo Inc FM).

I Hello at The Honeycomb. lOpm-late. £3. Relatively unknown DJs are given a chance to impress the crowd. With Taste


11. two way. . communication 5133,33;

DJs Fisher and Price overseeing operations.

I Jazz Is What? at Negociants. 9pm—3am. Free. 30 Sept. Fortnightly. An eclectic blend of Brazilian jazz and every other form ofjazz you can think of with DJs Benj and Krys.

I Sunflower at The Venue. 10pm—3am. Free indie night on the top floor of The Venue.

I Trainspotter at The Subway. 10pm—3am. £1 (free for students with matriculation card). Indie and dance.


I Bloo Note at The City Cafe. 9pm—1ate. Free. Jazz. funk. soul and hip hop.

I Calabash at Negociants. 10pm—3am. Free. Jazz. funk. soul and hip hop with Fawaz and Gavin.

I Insanity at The Subway. 10pm—3am. £1 (free for students with matriculation card). I’op. chart and indie sounds. . I Mothertunk at The \“nue. 10pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Popular funk and soul session with Gino and Fryer.

I Nice at The Citrus. 11pm-3am. £2. Drinks promos. Britpop and classic indie right through to 60s soul and mod.

I The Pullpit Freshers Foam Party at The Music Box. 1 1pm-3am. Free with IIyer or student ID. 1 Sept. Loony tunes. outrageous games and 10.000 gallons of foam. When did you last have so much fun in the bath with complete strangers? I 70s/80$ Club at The Rocking Horse. 10.30pm—3am. £2 (free before 12.30am). Chart hits from the 70s and 80s. as the name suggests.


I Anything Goes at The Music Box.

1 lpm—3am. Free with flyer or student 11). 2 Oct. After-show party with colossal drinks promos after the Rocket From The Crypt gig. Free admission to ticket holders. I Ceroc at Moray House. 7.15pm—10.30pm. £4 (£3.50). Energetic jive from France with music including blues. chart and reggae. Beginners class at 7.30pm. Plus. there‘s a licensed bar.

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

I Dub Department at Negociants. 10pm—3am. Free. Spiritually uplifting dub courtesy of the Rude boys.

I Horizontal at Century 2000. 10.30pm-3am. £3 (£1 students with matriculation card). Aptly-named student night with all-night drinks promos.

I Rubble 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 S.D.A.P at The City Cafe. 9pm—late. Free. Motown and Acid Jazz.

I Teasage at The Citrus Club.

I Ipm—3am. £2. Happy hour drinks all night. Indie plus dance. chart and disco.

I The Transporter Room at The Attic. 10pm-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 creatively cut up by DJs Scotty and Sulu.


I Back To The Old Skool at The Lane. llpm—3am. Free. Soul and funk vibes.

I Century ZDDD 1 lpm—3am. £3. See Fridays.

I Deep at The Venue. 10.30pm—3am. £4. 26 Sept. Fortnightly. Deep house night on the top floor.

I Delicious at The Rocking Horse. 11pm—3am. £3. Weekly. A top quality indie-ish club where happy people groove to anything from Aretha Franklin and The Mike Flowers Pops to Pulp and The Bluetones.

I Escher at The Venue. 10.30pm-3am. £4. 3 Oct. Fortnightly. Hard house. trance and techno on the top floor. trip hop downstairs.

CLUBS mm}-

AII clubs listed above take place at one or the tollowing venues, which can be contacted tor further details.

I The 13th Note 80 Glassford Street. 553 I638.

I Apartment 23 Royal Exchange Square. 22I 7080.

I Archaos 25 Queen Street. 204 3189.

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

I The Arena 15—27 Oswald Street. 221 3010.

I The Attic (enter through The Garage). 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120.

I Baby Grand 3 Elmbank Gardens. 248 4942.

I Bar 10 10 Mitchell Lane (ofl' Mitchell Street). 221 8353.

I Bar Miro 36 Kelvingrove Street. 353 0475.

I The Bedsit 1 Park Drive. 339 0432.

I Betty’s Mayonnaise 37 Queen Street.

221 5934.

I Blacktriars Underground (below Blackfriars). 36 Bell Street. 552 5924. I Burlin’ Jocks 2/4 St George's Road. 332 1625.

I The Cathouse 15 Union Street. 248 6606.

I Caledonian University Union 70 Cowcaddens Road. 332 068 I.

I Caledonian Princess Anderston Quay. Broomielaw. 204 I 150.

I CCA Cate Bar 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7864.

I Chambers 57 Cochrane Street. 552 I740.

I Cleopatra’s 508 Great Western Road. Kelvinbridge. 334 ()560.

I Club Xchange 25 Royal Exchange Square. 204 4599.

I Cotton Club 5 Scott Street. 332 0712. I Fury Murry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221 651 I.

I The Garage 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 I I20.

I Glasgow School of Art 167 Renfrew Street. 332 0691.

I Glasgow University Union 32 University Avenue. 339 8697.

I lronhorse Bar West Nile Street. 332 22 I5.

I Madame Gillespies 28 Cheapside Street. 204 4606.

I Maxaluna 410 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1003.

I Moio’s Bath Street. 331 2257.

I Nice ’N’ Sleazy 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637.

I llico’s 375 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5736.

I Dctober Cate Top floor. Princes Square (off Buchanan Street). 221 0303.

I Prince Armany’s Clyde Place (next to Change at Jamaica). 420 6660.

I DMU 22 University Gardens. 339 9784. I RAF Club 27 Ashley Street. 332 4465. I Rat Trap 9 Brown Street. 221 7233.

I Reds 379 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1635. I R.C.’s 73 Queen Street. 221 2200.

I Rhapsody 240 Bath Street. 353 2306. I nocksy’s Basement 40 New Sneddon Street. Paisley. 552 5791.

I Roottops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.

I Sadie Frost‘s 8—10 West George Street. 332 8005.

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 Variety 4OISauchiehaII Street. 332 4449.

I The Velvet Rooms Sauchiehall Street. 332 ()755.

I The Volcano 15 Benalder Street. 337

l 100.

I The Whisky Bar Cambridge Street. 332 1032.

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

I The Basement Broughton Street. 557 0097.

I la Belle Angele I 1 Hasties Close. 225 2774.

I Cavendish West Tollcross. 228 3252. I Century 2000 31 Lothian Road. 229 7670.

I The Citrus GrindIay Street. 229 6697. I The City Gale Blair Street. 220 0125. I The Honeycomb 36—38A Blair Street. 220 4381.

I The Jattacake 28 Kings Stables Road. I The lane 7 Queensferry Street Lane. 226 6828.

I Club Mercado 36/39 Market Street. 226 4224.

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

I Moray House Holyrood Road. 556 5184.

I The Moscow Bar South St David Street. 556 6375.

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

I Negociants Lothian Street. 225 6313. I M. lyles 138-140 Leith Walk. 467 705 I.

I Rocking Horse Cowgate. 225 3326. I Royal Chimes 3 Royal Terrace. 478 7778.

I The Subway Cowgate. 225 6766.

I The Tap 0’lauriston Lauriston Place. 229 4041.

I The Venue Calton Road. 557 3073.

I The Wee Red Bar at Edinburgh College OfArt. Lauriston Place. 229 1442.

I Wilkie llouse Cowgate. 225 2935.

I Hammered at The Music Box.

1 1pm-3am. £3 (£2). Free with ticket from the show. 3 Oct. After-show party following Jon Spencer Blues Explosion gig. With DJs playing a mix of indie and Britpop classics. Outrageous drinks promos (Becks 80p).

I JB at The City Cafe. 8.30pm—1am. Free. AJ and Norton with soul. funk and trip hop.

I Madchester at The Jaffacake.

I 1pm-3am. £5 members. £7 non members. 3 and 17 Oct. Fortnightly. The busiest Thursday nightclub in Edinburgh presents an exclusive gig from Northside. I The Mambo Club at The Cavendish. 10pm-3am. £4 (£3). Midweek edition of Sir Ossie’s eternally popular Mambo: expect the same uptempo sounds as Saturdays: Latin. salsa. reggae. funk and soul.

I Pants at Stones. 10pm-lam. Free. Indie session with the added enticement of spirits at 50p a shot.

I Rhythm lab at The Moscow Bar. 10pm—1am. Free. Weekly reggae session with Johnny and guest selectors.

I Score at P.J. Lyles. 9pm-Iam. Free. Eclectic dance with Fly and Norm. Pre- club.

I Thelonious at The Basement. 9pm—1am. Free. The Thelonious posse jam itjazz-funk-style in the busy Broughton Street bar.

I The Unspoken Thing at Negociants. 9pm—3am. Free. The Merry Pranksters mainline the daze back into Thursdaze with their celebrated psychedelic extravaganza. presented in ludicrous Prankstervision. The eclectro soundtrack cruises the superfunk highway at about nine on the Richter scale.

I Very loud Music Is Good For You at The Citrus. 10pm-3am. £3. Weekly. An exciting mixture of live music and DJs playing predominantly indie sounds. With drinks promos from Red Stripe and Strongbow.

74 The List 20 Sept-3 Oct 1996