I The Cavendish 9pm—3am. £5. ()ver 25s only. Smart dress. Live bands every week. I Century 2000 l lpm—3am. £5. See Fridays.

I CIA at Moray House. I lpm—3am. £4. 5 Oct. Fortnightly. New indie night run by the FBI crew playing Kulashaker. Bluetones. Garbage etc . . . With DJ Lee (FBI).

I Clouds at The Venue. 6.30—10pm. £3 (£2 members). Weekly. New under-18s night with DJ Crosby griesting. Strictly unlicensed. Membership guarantees entry. I Colours at Club Mercado. l Ipm-4am. £8 members. £l0 non-members. Membership applications and club information on 01698 276 866. 5 Oct. Fortnightly. Residents Jon Mancini and Boney joined by original Ministry DJ Justin Berkrnanrr.

I Deep at Studio 24 (formerly Calton Studios). IIpm—3am. £4. 5 ()ct. Fortnightly. Deep house on the main floor. I Disco lnierno at The Venue. l0.30pm-—3am. £6. 5 ()ct. 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. lO.30pm—3am. £3. Ilappy Hour until l2.30am. Goth and industrial sounds.

I East Coast Project at Henry's Cellar Bar. I lpm—3am. Band on stage at midnight. £4 (£3). New hip hop. soul and jazz night with DJs Eh? Wun. Joseph and Unkle Fawazjoined by various East Coast Project musicians including Nicola King (ex Captain Shifty). Rose'anne (Coco And The Bean). Stevie Christie and David DonneIIy (Freshly Squeezed). Very busy. I The £99 at The Wee Red Bar. ll.30pm—4am. £3. Drinks promos. Indie. 60s. new wave and soul.

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

I Extra Width at the Jaffacake. Ilpm—3am. £4. l2 Oct. Fortnightly. New night offering slightly harder sounds to FBI upstairs.

I FBI at the Jafffacake. llpm—3am. £4.

l2 Oct. Fortnightly. Exceptionally popular indie club on three floors at its new home. I la Freak at The Attic. l().30pm—3am. £4. I2 Oct. Fortnightly. New home for this increasingly popular night of 70s disco.

I llalra at the Jaffacake. I lpm—3am. £4. 5 Oct. 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. I Ipm-late. £5. Residents Jon Flowers and Kev McGrnley 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 recenlty should write with their new details to Joy. PO Box 13456. Edinburgh EH6 8YA or e-mail on

106 I 24.3074 @compuserve.co. Alternatively call the information line on 477 3937.

I luvely at Wilkie House. llpm—3am. Prices tbc. 5 Oct. Monthly. Very busy glam house night.

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

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

I I.3()pm for members). See Fridays.

I The Nursery at The Attic. lem—3am. £4. 5 Oct. Fortnightly. New alternative rock and indie night. With drink promos. I 0range at Studio 24 (formerly Calton Studios). llpm—3am. Prices tbc. 12 ()ct. Fortnightly. Residents Dave Randall and Morgan Marsalis joined by guests on the main floor. With chart and pop tack upstairs at Screem.

I Peaches ’n’ Cream at Royal Chimes. l().30pm-3am. £4 before midnight. £7 after. Women free before I lpm. 5 Oct. 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. l().30pm—3am. £5. Residents Kevin Jones (Forth FM) and Billy Whizz with a mix of funked rtp house and flamboyant dance interspersed with club classics.

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

I Sakradé at The Honeycomb. llpm—‘3am. £5 before midnight. £8 after. Weekly. Residents Gavin Campbell and Ross Keddie seem to be heading in a new and refreshing musical direction of late. The more commercial crowd pleasers have been edged out by a darker. harder American house/techno sound with the odd drum 'n‘ bass influence creeping through as well. Guests are also being drafted in to offer more variation. Look out for possible visits from Juan Atkins. lan Pooley and even Derrick May. plus some very special DJs on the first birthday night in December. With disco

and garage in room two with Yogi Haughton. Iain Patterson (Cool Lemon) guests on 5 Oct.

I Salsa Viva at Gran Via-Tasca. l0.30pm-3am. £5 (£4). 12 Oct. Fortnightly. High quality Latin music from the old classics to the hottest and latest releases in salsa. curnbia and merengue.

I Snog at Club Mercado. 7.30—l0.30pm. £4 members. £5 non-members. Busy under- 18s 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 ‘n‘ B. Motown. G-Funk. hip hop and rare groove in the City Two. Very busy.

I Stripped at La Belle Angele. l0pm—3am. £6. 12 Oct. Fortnightly. Residents Zammo and Kris Keegan kick up a storm with hard UK house.

I Teasage at The Citrus. llpm—3am. £3. Happy Hour l lpm—midnight. Free ice poles all night. Indie all the way with Sarah playing to a packed and sweaty crowd.

I Tribal Funktion at The Venue. I0.30pm—3am. £5 members. £7 non members. l2 Oct. Fortnightly. Residents Simone. George T and H with deep and hard American house on the ground floor. Cutting edge three-deck hip hop and swing action upstairs and mellow drum ‘n' bass in The Cooler with Richie Ruftone.

I Yip Yap at La Belle An vele. l0pm—4am (tbc). £8. 5 Oct. Fortnightly. Third birthday party for Yip Yap. Miles and Elliot from Hard Times join Musique Tropique man Kev Mckay and Gareth Sommerville for high quality deep house and proper vocal garage. The DJs and the crowd both know their stuff which makes for a firin' atmosphere. Basically. the night goes from deep and dubby to pumping and uplifting with a guaranteed hands-in-the-air finish. Get there early though. it's bound to be mobbed. See Hit List.


I Fresh at The Venue. 10.30pm—3am. £3 before midnight. £4 after. 6 Oct. Fortnightly. Uplifting house with guest DJ Crosby from Colours.

I The Grind at The Lane. I Ipm-3am. £3. Swing and hip hop.

I 02 at P.J Lyles. 9pm—Iam. Free. Deep house. dub and drum "n" bass with Fly and Norm. Pre-club.

I Klonk at The Venue. I Ipm-3am. Free before midnight. Prices tbc. l3 Oct. Drum 'n‘ bass and trip hop session on the top floor with local DJs.

I Mambo Club at Cavendish. l()pm—late. £2 before midnight. £4 after. Ossie and assorted specialist DJs present 60s. 70s and 80s soul. Drinks promos on all draught beers and vodka.

I The Mothership at The Basement.

9pm-lam. Free. Chill out. jazz-funk style.

with residents Gino and Fryer.

I Boots at The City Cafe. 8.30pm-late. Free. Weekly. Johnny (Rhythm Lab) upstairs with funk. soul and acid jazz and Robbie downstairs with a reggae selection.

I Shake at The Venue. l lpm—3am. £4. l3 Oct. Fortnightly. Trance and techno in The Cooler.

I Spice at The Tap O‘l.auriston. 8pm--lam. Free. Techno with residents Bill and Jan plus drinks promos.

I Straight From The Pot at Negociants. 9.30pm—3am. Free. A concept inspired by real music: funk. soul. jazz. Brazilian. soundtracks and hip hop with master blender Well Stirred.

I Sunday Night Fever at Century 2000.

l Ipm—3am. £3. Drinks at 70p. 80p and 90p. appropriately accompanied by music from the 70s. 80s and 90s.

I Sunday Worship at the Music Box. l().30pm—3am. £1 with VIP card or student ID. £2.50 without. VIP present

. Big Beat‘s third, and they welcome

IIIT L I sf Ioatch the extramural. Clubs. an:

I Yip Yap One of the leading garage and house nights in the country lines up for its third birthday party with Milesfind Elliot from Hard Times joining residents Kev Mckay and Gareth Sommerville. Expect the usual combination of deep funky trax and some seriously uplifting vocals for a proper hands-in—the-air finish. Be warned, it starts early so get down fast. La Belle Angele. Sat 5 Oct.

I Big Beat Another birthday celebration for one of the capital’s longest-running clubs. This time it's

an eight-piece outfit from Italy to join in the dangerous dancefloor jazz action. Plus Italy’s answer to Giles Peterson, DJ Nicola Conte. La Belle Angele. Fri [1 Oct.

I Manga Currently leading the way for Scotland’s drum 'n’ bass fraternity with a series of firin' fortnightly events featuring local talent and national names. This time it’s Bristol’s Flynn And FIora’s (lndependant Dealers Records) turn to tear up the floor. With resident G- Mac and the usual meld-dimensional visual and aural stimulation. La Belle Angele. F ri 4 Oct.

top party choons and huge drinks promos (most spirits £ I ).

I Taste at The Honeycomb. llpm—3am. £7 non members. £5 members. £8 non members with guest DJ. Membership is available on the night. Weekly. Exremely busy mixed gay/night of hard partying. Residents Fisher and Price play house. trance and techno in the main room while Martin Valentine and Neil Byers slow it down slightly with a more garagey selection through the back. Vivien Markey guests on 6 Oct. For further details call the 24 hour Taste Events Line On 557 4656.

I Timewarp at The Rocking Horse.

1 lpm-3am. £2 (free before I2.30am). Classic tunes from the last four decades of pop.

I Trecheeba at The Venue. I lpm-3am. £4. 6 Oct. Fortnightly. Drum ‘n’ bass on the top floor with Bridie-B. Joey De Vivre and Dolphin Boy plus Rodney Relax (Yellow Cafe).


I A.S.A.P. at The City Cafe. 8.30prn—late. Free. Dr Kool withjazz. blues. rare groove. Mo Wax and Latin flavours.

I Ceroc at Moray House. 7. l5—IO.30pm. £4 (£3.50). Energetic. stylish. tnodem 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. 7 Oct. Fortnightly. Phunky. flipped-out. cheeky tunes dished up by Paul (Lift). Grafik and Believe (Voodoo lnc FM).

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