Disco legends Odyssey perform with Trendy Wendy at Boogie lllghts,


I Ceroc at Moray House. 7.15—10.30pm. £4 (£3.50). Energetic jive from France with varied music including blues. chart and reggae. Beginners class at 7.30pm.

I Dolphin at The Subway. 9pm-3am. Free. Student night with drinks promos. I Bub Department at Negociants. 10pm-3am. Free. Spiritually uplifting dub courtesy of the Rude boys.

I Fishbowl at Wilkie House. 10.30pm—3am. Free. 4 Dec. Fortnightly. Local DJs get the chance to play half-hour sets. Take your records and get down early to get your slot.

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

I Reformation at The Honeycomb. 11pm-3am. £3 (£2). 4 Dec. Fortnightly. Deep house and trance in the main room. hip-hop and breakbeat through the back. Run in association with Fresh Air FM.

I Hubble 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 Sale House at The Venue. 10pm—3am. £4 (£3). 11 Dec. One-off night hosted by Crew 2000 and the natural High Posse. featuring DJs from Lift and three floors of house. trance. techno. jungle and ambient. I Sharlt at The Cavendish. 10pm—3am. £5. Massively popular student night. Strictly students only.

I S.0.A.P at The City Cafe. 9pm—late. Free. Motown and acid jazz.

I Space Satari at the Filmhouse. 9.30pm—1am. Free. 11 Dec. Monthly. Bonkers space age sonics from DJs Bongo Boy and Mingo—go.

I Stormin’ llonnan at The Venue. 11pm—3am. £3 (£2). 4 Dec. Fortnightly. House and trance in The Cooler.

I Tge at The Citrus Club. 11pm—3am. £3. Happy Hour drinks all night. indie with a touch of dance. chart and disco at Edinburgh’s longest-running midweeker. I The Transporter Room at The Attic. 9pm-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 TIJ. Ctl'istmas at Club Mercado. 3pm—3am. Free. 11 Dec. See Tuesday.

I Whale at The Jaffacake. 10pm—3am. £2 with matric card or student 1D. Three floors of 70s, 80s. indie. house and chart anthems. With drink promos. Happy Hour 10—11pm with selected drinks only 50p. Also, selected drinks £1 all night.


I Back To The 0ld Sirool at The Lane. 11pm—3am. Free. Soul and funk vibes. I Century 21!!! 11pm-3am. £3. See Fri.

Club Mercado, Fri 29 llov I Club lndilta at The Mission. Entry through Shady Lady’s in the Cowgate. 10pm—3am. £3. The latest in dancehall. ragga and reggae. I ohahah Jazz at The Venue. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3). 5 Dec. Monthly. Live jazz. funk and hip-hop with pancakes and flavoured tobaccos. I Eden at Wilkie House. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3). 5 Dec. Fortnightly. Afro Celt. tribal. world and dance club. Banda Cachasa play live. Band on stage at 1 1pm. I Fat lleclt at The Attic. 11pm—3am. £3.50. 5 Dec. Fortnightly. Indie. Britpop and 60s sounds. Selected drinks 50p 1 iprn—midnight. I Girl Meets Boy at The Citrus. llpm—3am. £2. A journey into the wonders of easy listening. girl groups. disco and Latin where mirrorballs. lava and haute coiffure collide. I Glitch at La Belle Angele. 10pm-3am. £5 (£4). 12 Dec. Fortnightly. Dirty techno with residents Steve (Sativae) and Matt. Si Begg (Mosquito Records) guests. I Hammered at the Music Box. 10.30pm-3am. £2. Mainstream indie and dance with exceptional drinks promos. I .lB at The City Cafe. 8.30pm—lam. Free. A] and Norton with soul. funk and

trip hop.

I The Living iloom 9pm—1am. Free. Dj 4th V presents a fusion of soul. funk and hip-hop. Pre-ciub.

I Madchester at The J affacake. 11pm—3am. £3 members. £3.50 non- members. 12 Dec. Fortnightly. Edinburgh’s busiest midweek night playing baggy Manc classics.

I The Mambo Club at The Cavendish. 10pm—late. £4 (£3). Midweek edition of Sir Ossie’s eternally popular Mambo: expect the same uptempo sounds as Saturdays: funk. soul and rap.

I Messenger Sound System at The Venue. 11pm—3am. £5. 5 Dec. Roots and dub on Scotland‘s leading reggae sound system. on the ground floor.

I Mhld at The Honeycomb. lOpm—3am. £4 (£3). 12 Dec. Fortnightly. Funk. soul and house. With a special fashion show previewing funky clothes for funky people. I Pants at Stones. lOpm—lam. Free. indie session with spirits at 50p a shot. I Rhythm Lab at The Moscow Bar. lOpm-lam. Free. Weekly reggae session with Johnny and guest selectors.

I Score at P] Lyles. 9pm—1am. Free. Eclectic dance with Fly and Norm. Pre- club.

I Shag at The Rocking Horse. 11pm-3am. £3. The infamous Shag returns to make everybody‘s Thursday nights bn'ghter. Expect the usual nonsense from bubble-blowing comps to dangerous drinks promotions and Egyptian dancing contests. Lots of pleasing drinks promos. I Spice 01 Lite at The Honeycomb. 10.30pm-3am. £4. Free tape for the first 100. 5 Dec. Fortnightly. Hard house. trance. breakbeat acid and techno in the main room. drum ‘n’ bass and trip hop through the back. With drinks promos.

CLUBS mm]:-

All clubs listed above take place at one or the toilowing venues, which can be contacted for further details.

I The 13th iiote 80 Glassford Street. 553 1638.

I Apartment 23 Royal Exchange Square. 221 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 (off Mitchell Street). 221 8353.

I Bargo Albion Street. 552 2680.

I Bar Miro 36 Kelvingrove Street. 353 0475.

I The Bedsit 1 Park Drive.339 0432.

I Bennet’s 80 Glassford Street. 552 5761.

I Betty’s Mayonnaise 37 Queen Street. 221 5934.

I BIaclrlriars Underground (below Blackfriars). 36 Bell Street. 552 5924. I Brel 39 Ashton Lane. 342 4966.

I Brewery Tap 1055 Sauchiehall Street. 339 8866.

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 0681.

I Caledonian Princess Anderston Quay. Broornielaw. 204 1150.

I CCA Cate Bar 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7864.

I Chambers 57 Cochrane Street. 552 1740.

I Cleopatra’s 508 Great Westem Road. Kelvinbridge. 334 0560.

I Club Xchange 25 Royal Exchange Square. 204 4599.

I Cottiers 93 Hyndland Street. 357 5825. I Fixx ll 86 Miller Street. 221 1568.

I Fury Murry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221 651 1.

I The Garage 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 l 120.

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

I Glasgow University Union 32 University Avenue. 339 8697.

I GLC Cate Bar 11 Dixon Street. 204 5418.

I Hotshots The Quay. off Paisley Road. 418 0088.

I Ironhorse ear West Nile Street. 332 2215.

I Junitanoo 111 Hope Street. 248 7102. I lime (formerly The Cotton Club) 5 Scott Street. 332 0712.

I Mariano Gillespie: 28 Cheapside Street, 204 4606.

I Maxaluna 410 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1003.

I Molo’s Bath Street. 331 2257.

I llice ’n’ Sleazy 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637.

I llico’s 375 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5736.

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

I Prince Annany‘s Clyde Place (next to Change at Jamaica). 420 6660.

I GMU 22 University Gardens. 339 9784. I HAF Club 27 Ashley Street. 332 4465. I Bat Trap 9 Brown Street. 221 7233.

I lieds 379 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1635. I H.G.’s 73 Queen Street. 221 2200.

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

I Rooftops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.

I Sadie Frost’s 8—1() 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 401$auchiehall Street. 332 4449.

I The Velvet Booms Sauchiehall Street. 332 0755.

I The Volcano 15 Benalder Street. 337

1 100.

I The Bar Cambridge Street. 332 1032.

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

I Assemny Booms George Street. 220 4348.

I The Basement Broughton Street. 557 0097.

I La Belle Angela 11 Hasties Close. 225 2774.

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

I The Citrus Grindiay Street. 622 7086. I The City Cate Blair Street. 220 0125. I Filmhouse Bar Lothian Road. 228 2688.

I Henry's Cellar Bar Morrison Street. 221 1288.

I The Honeycomb 36—38A Blair Street. 220 438 l.

I The Jaflacake 28 King's Stables Road. 229 7986.

I The Lane 7 Queensferry Street Lane. 226 6828.

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

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

I Moray House Holyrood Road. 556 5184.

I The Moscow ear South St David‘s Street. 556 6375.

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

I llegociants Lothian Street. 225 6313. I PJ. lyies 138—140 Leith Walk. 467 7051.

I Potterrow Union Bristo Square. 650 8090.

I Rocking Horse Cowgate. 225 3326.

I Boyal Chimes 3 Royal Terrace. 556 6918.

I Studio 24 Calton Road. 558 3758.

I The Subway Cowgate. 225 6766.

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

I Traverse Theatre Bar Cambidge Street. 228 1404.

I The Venue Calton Road. 557 3073.

I The Wee lied Bar Edinburgh College Of Art. Laun’ston Place. 229 1442.

I Walker: 12 Shandwick Place. 226 2887.

I Wilkie House Cowgate. 225 2935.

I TfJ. Christmas at Club Mercado. 3pm—3am. Free. 12 Dec. See Tuesdays. I fluenoislto at The J affacake. 10.30pm—3am. £3 with flyer, £4 without. 5 Dec. Fortnightly. New house night with residents Gareth Sommerville (Yip Yap) and Michael Kilkie (The Tunnel) in association with 23rd Precinct Records. I The Unspoken Thing at Negociants.

9pm—3am. Trip hop. hip-hop and drum 'n' bass from Edinburgh's deadliest sonic saviours.

I Zoology at Wilkie House. 10.30pm_—3am. £3 (£2). 12 Dec. Monthly. Residents Gordon Whittaker and Phil Alcock are joined by Maggie and Alan from Joy. Zoology goes weekly in January. See Hit List.

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