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

I Joy at Wilkie House. IOpm-3am. £4 members; £5 non members before llpm; £6 members; £7 non members after llptn. 19 Oct. Monthly. Relaunch for Edinburgh’s premier gay night Joy with Alan and Maggie in the main room and Trendy Wendy upstairs. Call the Joy information line on 477 3937 for further info. See Hit List.

I Mambo Club at Cavendish. 10pm—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. I0pm—3am. £3.50 (free before

1 1.30pm for members). See Fridays.

I The Nursery at The Attic. llpm—3am. £4. l9 Oct. Fortnightly. New alternative rock and indie night. With drink promos. I Orange at Studio 24 (formerly Calton Studios). l lpm—3am. Prices tbc. 26 Oct. Fortnightly. Residents Dave Randall and Morgan Marsalis with house on the main floor. Chart and pop tacl' upstairs at Screem.

I Peaches ’n’ Cream at Royal Chimes. lO.30pm—3am. £4 before midnight. £7 after. Women free before llptn. 19 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. lO.30pm—3am. £4 before 11.30pm. £5 after. Residents Kevin Jones (Forth FM) and Billy Whizz with a mix of funked up house and flamboyant dance interspersed with club classics.

I [MW at Negociants. l()pm—3am. Free. A busy underground house night with no attitude.

I Rock Orgasm at The Rocking Horse. 10.30pm—3am. £3. Climactic night of heavy guitar sounds.

I Sakrade at The Honeycomb.

l lpm—3am. £5 before midnight; £8 after. Weekly. Residents Gavin Campbell and Ross Keddie are digging a deeper. darker sound at the moment checking Detroit. Chicago and even a bit of drutn ‘n’ bass along the way. The master of deep and groovy house Harri (Sub Club) guests on I9 Oct. Yogi Haughton continues to drop fresh garage through the back. Watch out for the first birthday party in December with some classy names.

I Salsa Viva at Gran Via-Tasca. lO.30pm—3am. £5 (£4). I8 Oct.

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Fortnightly. High quality Latin music from the old classics to the hottest and latest releases in salsa. cumbia and merengue.

I Snog at Club Mercado. 7.30pm-l0.30pm. £4 members. £5 non- members. Busy under-lSs 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-thk. hip hop and rare groove in the City Two. Very busy.

I Stripped at La Belle Angele. 10pm—3am. £6. 26 Oct. Fortnightly. Residents Zammo and Kris Keegan kick up a storm with Euro house and garage. I Teasage at The Citrus. I lpm—3am. £3. Happy Hour I lpm—midnight. Free ice poles all night. Indie all the way with Sarah playing to a packed and sweaty crowd.

I Tease at Wilkie House. lO.30pm—3am. £8 before ll.l5pm; £10 after. 26 Oct. Monthly. Tony Walker (Love To Be. Sheffield) and Mike E-Bloc join the Tease residents for another monster glam house bash. The capacity has been reduced to 700 after 1300 people turned up last month. With garage upstairs and a chillout room as well. Make sure you get there early if you want to get in.

I Tribal Funktion at The Venue. lO.30pm—3am. £5 members. £7 non members. 26 Oct. Fortnightly. Residents Simone. George T anti 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. France's much-hyped DJ Deep guests.

I Yip Yap at La Belle Angele. l()pm-3am. £6. l9 Oct. Fortnightly. Kev Mckay with deep. deep. deep groovy house and Gareth Sommerville with beautifully-mixed soulful vocals and ruff dubby workouts. Quite a young crowd but a very responsive one. Three years on anti still a vital night.


I [live at La Belle Angele. Ilpm—3am. £5 (£4). 20 Oct. Fortnightly. Dis G-Mac and Dolphin Boy droppin' tech-funk and hip-house on a breakbeat. Heavenly Social vibe. The perfect way to funk up your Sunday night.

I Feed at The Venue. l lpm—3am. £2. 27 Oct. Fortnightly. New night of eclectic. leftfteld beats.

I Fresh at The Venue. lO.30pm—3am. £3


before midnight. £4 after. 20 Oct. Fortnightly. Uplifting house on the ground floor.

I The Fruit Shop at Walkers. l0pm—3am. £6. 27 Oct. Weekly. New gay night featuring Alan (Joy). Trendy Wendy and Pete Himsworth.

I Fun Times at La Belle Angele. llpm—3am. Prices tbc. 27 Oct. Fortnightly. Sisters Inc. bring you strong dance music mixing the old and the new. I The Grind at The Lane. I Ipm-3am. £3. Swing and hip hop.

I 62 at P]. Lyles. 9pm-lam. Free. Deep house. dub and drutn ’n‘ bass with Fly and Norm. Pre-club.

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. 27 Oct. Fortnightly. Trance and techno in The Cooler.

I Smiths Night at the Citrus Club. IOpm—2am. £3. 20 Oct. One-off return for this popular Smiths tribute.

I Spice at The Tap Of Lauriston.

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. llpm-3am. £3. Drinks at 70p. 80p and 90p. appropriately accompanied by music from the 70s. 805 and 90s.

I Sunday Worship at the Music Box. lO.30pm—3am. £1 with VIP card or student ID. £2.50 without. VIP present top party choons and huge drinks promos (most spirits £ 1 ).

I ‘I’ackno at Club Mercado. I lpm—late. £3 members. £4 dressed up and £6 otherwise. 27 Oct. Monthly. This month‘s theme is a Tackno Beauty Contest with a search for the Tackno Face ()fThe Year. All the usual tacky music and makeovers will be available on the night along with plenty of other suprises.

I Taste at The Honeycomb. l lpm-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 happy to hard house in the main room while Martin Valentine and Neil Byers drop garage through the back. For further details call the 24 hour Taste Events Line on 557 4656.

I Timewarp at The Rocking Horse. Ilpm-3am. £2 (free before 12.30am). Classic tunes from the last four decades of


I Treclteeha at The Venue. l lpm—3atn. £4. 20 Oct. Fortnightly. Drum ‘n' bass on the top floor.


I ASAP. at The City Cafe. 8.30pm—late. Free. Dr Kool withjazz. blues. rare groove. Mo Wax and Latin flavours.

I Came at Moray House. 7.15—I().30pm. £4 (£3.50). Energetic. stylish. modem jive frotn 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. 21 Oct. Fortnightly. Funky. flipped. tripped out tunes with Paul (Lift). Grafik (Imwrsput‘c magazine) and Believe (Space Shanty). Inner Space Live play once a month.

I Hello at The Honeycomb. l()pm-late. £3. Relatively unknown DJs are given a chance to impress the crowd. With Taste Dis Fisher and Price overseeing operations.

I Jan Is What? at Negociants. 9pm—3am. Free. 28 Oct. Fortnightly. An eclectic blend of Brazilian jazz and every other form ofjazz you can think of with DJs Benj and Krys.

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