Regular weekly clubs plus oneooff events are listed by city, then by day, then alphabetically by title. Clubs will be listed, provided that up-to-date details reach our offices at least seven days before publication. Club Listian compiled by nory Weller and Jim Byers.
I lo-Fi at The Sub Club. 11pm—4am. £5. 4 Oct and monthly. Glaswegians Scott and Peter of Bios (Lo-Fi Records) continue their cutting edge techno night. This month DJ Skull from the techno side of Chicago guests.
I The Ark at The Tunnel. 10.30pm—3am. £6 (£4). The Tunnel’s longest running night featuring a dressed-up crowd getting down in this award-winning venue to the hard(ish) house sounds of DJ Michael Kilkie and Scott Mackay. Duncan Reid and Simon Foy in Room 2. All drinks £1 before 12.30am.
I Bar 10 8pm—close. Free. Stevie Donaldson's pub set from mellow to hard house. Pre-club.
I Club Apt at The Apartment. 11pm—3am. £7. DJ Graham Wilson on a funk and soul tip for all you beautiful people out there.
I Club X 11pm—3am. £5 (£3). Gay. Happy house and nu-NRG from DJ Amar. £1.25 bottles of Becks and Absolut shots. I Cool lemon at The Asylum (Caledonian University Union). 9pm-3am. £3. 4 Oct and every four weeks. The hard house boys Paterson and Price. best known most recently for their nights at the Arches. take up residency at this smashing student venue.
I Ceepah at R.G.'s. Spin—midnight. Free. Deep house and Garage weekend warmer from DJ Mack. Pre-club.
I Exotica at The CCA Cafe Bar. 9.30pm—midnight. Andy Divine eases your listening into the weekend. Pre-club. I Flex at The Bedsit. 9pm—2am. £3 (£2.50). 4 Oct and every three weeks. DJ Tchico playing a different blend than normal with soul. funk. hip hop and
ragga. I Friday Night Sleaze II at Glasgow School of Art. 10pm—2.30am. £5 (£3). 11 Oct only. DJ Lee and live guest Junk Culture.
I Human llature at Cotton Club. 11pm—3am. £4 (£2.50 with matric card). Stevie Smith (Viper Room) with garage and uplifting house. £1 drinks promos. I ltatch at The Cathouse. l 1pm—3am. £3 (£2lfree before 11.30pm). Three ﬂoors of rock with margaritas 50p. Gold Bier and vodka mix £l.
I love Bug at The Garage. 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£4). DJ Graeme with an eclectic mix of good time party tunes. Vodka mix £l. Grolsch and Gold Bier £1 before 12.30am.
I Misshapes at Cafe Quodos (QMU). 8.30pm-2am. £2.50 (£2). indie. jangley guitar stuff.
I Moio’s 9pm—midnight. Free. DJ Nick bringing you the renowned Mojo vibe. Pre-club.
I Mundo Latino at Burlin’ Jocks. 9pm—midnight. Free. Club Havana presents salsa. merengue. lambada and Latin jazz from the award winning DJ Jazz. Pre-club.
I Parklife at The Arena. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3). Glasgow's first and foremost Britpop night back at the Arena playing classic pop/mod/indie sounds from the 60s to the 90s. Drinks promos all night: Gold Bier £1. vodka mix £1.50.
I Phar but at Glasgow School 'of Art. 10pm—2.30am. £3. Deep dub and drum and bass. Resident DJ Paul Cawley is joined every week by guest Dis. 4 Oct: the Ninja Tune tour touches down with The Herbalizer. DJ Food. Strictly Kev and DJ Vadim. £8 (£6).
I Pure at Bennets. 11.30pm—3am. £4 (£3). Grant Duff with an upbeat dance night which couldn't be more removed from the Edinburgh club of the same name. Gay.
I Radio City in The Attic. 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). The original retro club. playing Stax. Motown. Stones. The Who and other classic sounds from the 60s and early 70s.
I liadiltal Rhythm at The Dark Room (Strathclyde University Union). 10pm—3am. £4 (£3) Students plus up to four guests. Night hosted by different DJs rotating each month. 4 Oct: underground eclectic dance meisters Rub :1 Dub take the ﬁrst night this issue featuring Matt ‘Herbert' Herbert. 11 Oct: Ground Control are the hosts featuring drum and bass queens Kemistry and Storm.
I llat Trap 10.30pm—3am. £3. Three floors of rock. Studio One: 9 inches. NlN kinda stuff; Studio Two: The Batcave. DJ Christine goes Goth; Studio Three: Flex Your Head. punk and ska from Ross. Paul and Jane.
I Beds 11pm—3am. £5 (£3 for students before midnight). Easy going mix of disco. funk and contemporary chart dance.
I Reminiscence at The Hive (Glasgow University Union). 10pm—2am. £2. Students and guests. Weekly from 1 1 Oct. Anthems. handbag. house and chart. The most popular dance from the last decade and beyond.
I llomp at Archaos. 1 1pm—3.30am. £5 (£4). Big tune party night in this massive venue playing an Essential Selection kinda spread from DJs Geoff. Jason and Mabauzza.
I liuh a Dub at Blackfriars Underground. 8.30pm—midnight. Free. R.A.D. with static pre-club vibes.
I Shag at Fury Murry's. 11pm—3am. £4 (£3). Across-the-board mix of party choons with James G.
I Slam at The Arches. 10.30pm—3am. £7. World famous DJ and production duo Stuart and Orde together providing the best in deep electronic dance. Considered to be by far the best of its type in Scotland. if not the whole country. Continues to win awards from all quarters. 4 Oct: lan Pooley (Force inc) and Larz (Funk D‘Void) guest.
I Timeless at The Sub Club. 11pm—4am. £5. 11 Oct and monthly. Newjungle night produced in associationavit Timeless Records (London). Guest DJs Ed Rush. Neil Trix and Leejoin residents KMC and Colin Gate for the Sub Club birthday weekend.
I Transmission at Betty's Mayonnaise. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£2.50). New night from Tam Coyle (Dream Sequence) playing a danced-up. student-orientated set.
I llptight at The Bedsit. 9pm—2am. £4 (£3). 11 Oct only. Northern soul. Hammondjazz and funk in the main room and rocksteady. funk and 60s soundtrack in the bar.
I Velvet Rooms 9pm—3am. £6 (£4). Free before 10.30pm. 1030—! 1.30pm £3 (£2). Alan Ronald in Room 2 with an open mix from house anthems and disco to Britpop and soul. Martin Hesketh in Room 1 playing mellow hip hop. swingbeat and classic soul.
I The Volcano 11pm—2.30am. £5 (£3). Jamie Mitchell with classic house and garage.
I Yip Yap at The Asylum (Caledonian University Union). 9pm-3am. £3. 11 Oct and every four weeks. After three successful years in Edinburgh the club tries out on the West coast with residents Gareth Somerville and Kevin McKay.
I Archaos at Archaos. 1 [pm-3.30am. £8 (£6). A garage and house mix for a busy. moderately dressy crowd.
I Arena 10.30pm-3.30am. £7. Adrian Rennie has now agreed a DJ partnership with Baskar Dondana (Wet Without A Brolly) moving the Arena music policy away from deeper trance to more bouncy jazzy techno. calling themselves the Pulse DJs.
I Bar 10 9pm—midnight. Free. Busy hard house pre-club with Nick Peacock.
I Boudoir at The Bedsit. 9pm—2am. Free. Fluffy tunes from Glasgow‘s longest running easy listening combo.
I The Cathouse 11pm—3am. £4 (£3.50). Two floors of rock with margaritas 50p. Gold Bier and vodka mix £1 before midnight.
I Classic FM at Fury Murry‘s. 10.30pm—3am. £5 (£4). Indie-pop/indie- dance shenanigans from Jim Downie and the gang. Upstairs in the new room Furies present Twister: ‘the best of Britpop and tootin‘ 605 hits‘.
I Cleopatra’s 1 1pm-3am. £6. Mainstream commercial vibe.
I Club 69 Rocksy’s Basement. lOpm—2.30am. £5. Martin and Willy of Rub a Dub playing the best and deepest from the underground. One of Muzik’s top ten clubs of 95. 5 Oct: Declan Cannig (Vinyl Meltdown. Dublin) guests.
I Club Apt at The Apartment. 11pm—3am. £7. DJ Bob Jeffries with funky soul. hip hop and house even sexier than the Friday.
I Club Iris at Bennets. 1 1.30pm—3am. £6 (£4). DJ Sara with a good dancey mix. Drinks promos. Gay.
I Club X at Club Xchange. 11pm—3am. £6 (£4). Gay club with upfront dance tunes from DJ Suave Gav. Drinks promos. I Colours at The Arches. 1 1pnt—3am. £10. 12 Oct and monthly. Fresh from the success of their seventh birthday. the Colours gang bounce back with Terry Farley and Pete Heller ofJunior Boys ()wn joining residents Jon Mancini. lain ‘Boney‘ Clark and Darren Mackie.
I Cute at Cafe Quodos (QMU). 8.30pm—2am. £4 (£3). 12 October and every three weeks. The line on the ﬂier goes ‘Cute girly house with its hair in bunches and hand down the front of your trousers‘. Well. really.
I Divine at Glasgow School of Art (downstairs). 10pm-late. £3 (£2.50 GSA students). Andrew Divine with an eye to the past and a vision for the future. Retro. soul. house. jungle etc.
I Dream Sequence at Rooftops (Secrets Lounge). 10.30pm—3am. £3.50 (£3). long-established indie night with a friendly vibe from Tam Coyle.
I Easy Street at The CCA Cafe Bar. 9.30pm—rnidnight. DJ Gordon Allan with a house/dubby pre club.
I The Garage 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£2): 10—1 1pm. £4 (£3): “pm—midnight. An honest to goodness top night out with charty dance sounds downstairs from Dave Ross and alternative sounds in the attic.
I Knucklehead at Glasgow School of Art (upstairs). 10pm—1ate. £3 (£2.50). Residents J‘ilkes and Ha‘t‘ch back with ‘weird shit tojack yer body to. Detroit- .style. hi-tech Chicago future funk stylee'. I love Boutique at The Arches. 10.30pm—3am. £10. The highest concentration of feather boas and tight tops in Scotland. Resident DJ Roy is joined by a yet to be conﬁrmed guest with hard house for the glitter generation.
I Moio’s 9pm—midnight. Free. DJ Nick bringing you the renowned Mojo vibe: retro stuff with a 90s feel and 90s stuff with a retro feel. Pre-club.
I Ministry of Sound at Cafe Quodos (QMU). 8.30pm—2am. £8. 5 October only. CJ Macintosh and Jazzy M bringing the hard house sound of the Ministry to the studes.
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I Sub Club The Sub Club tenth birthday weekend and they’re the ones giving us the presents. Joining the residents through the week are Claude Young at Red Cell on Thursday. Timeless featuring the Metalhcadz DJs on Friday and the mighty Juan Atkins on Saturday night. Sub Club. Thurs IO-Sar 12 Oct.
I Pliar but Last issue we were treated to the Psychonauts on four decks and this issue DJ Food gets the four wheel drive going too. Deep dub and hip hop drutn ’n' bass as the Ninja Tunes tour stops off in Glasgow featuring The Herbalizer with a full live set. Food. Strictly Kev and DJ Vadim. Glasgow School of A rt. 4 Oct and every Friday.
I Colours When played head to head with Cream over the Glasgow September weekend. Streetrave’s Colours pushed all the right buttons as professionally as the Liverpool superclub. Epic queues, celebrity promoters and merchandising. Is this the emergence of the Scottish superclub? October’s guests are Terry Farley and Pete Heller of Junior Boys Own joining the residents. The Arches. Saturday 12 Oct and monthly.
I Fridays at the Asylum This sorely under-used venue is going up in the kudos stakes as four new nights take up the rotational residency. First up on 4 Oct are the Glasgow hard housers Cool Lemon with Paterson and Price. Edinburgh’s highly successful Yip Yap take a shot on the 11 Oct featuring Gareth Somerville and Kevin McKay. The Asyhmr. Fridays.
I Mundo latino at Burlin' Jocks. ()prn—midnight. Free.l.ambada. merengue. salsa and Latin jazz from Club Havana’s award-winning DJ Jazz. Pre-club.
I October Cafe 8pm—close. Free. House and garage DJs Mark and Jason plus drinks promos. Pre-club.
I Peachy at The Dark Room (Strathclyde University Union). iOpm—3am. £4 (£3). Students plus up to four guests. Rory Weller (Archaos Thurs/Club X Wed) with new Brit house and garage.
I flat Trap 10.30pm—3am. £3. Three floors of rock. Studio 1:The Rat House. 90s rock; Studio 2: Don't Ask For Pish with DJ Christine doing requests; Studio 3: Happy. Happy Joy. Joy. thrash and slam with DJ Ali.
I Reds 11pm—3am. £6 (£5). A packed night specialising in mainstream dance. funk. rap and house. Smart and friendly. I Sizla at The Hive (Glasgow University Union). 10pm—2am. £3. Students and guests. Weekly from 12 Oct. Dave McIntyre returns.with a seamless mix of chart dance sounds in the only student night on campus.
72 The List 4-17 Oct 1996