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I The Grind at The Lane. 1 lpm—3am. £2 before midnight: £3 after. Swing and hip hop with regular freestyle sessions. With good drinks promos.

I Mambo Club at Cavendish. lOpm—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 Negociants 9pm-3am. Free. Weekly hip hop.

I Spice at The Tap O‘l.auriston. 8pm—1am. Free. Techno with residents Bill and Jan. Plus drinks promos.

I Sunday Night Fever at Century 2000. 11pm-3am. £3. Drinks at 70p. 80p and 90p. appropriately accompanied by music from the 70s. 80s and 90s.

I Taste at The Honeycomb. l 1pm—3am. £7 non-members; £5 members. £8 non- members with guest DJ. Membership is available on the night. Weekly. Extremely 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.

I Timewarp at The Rocking Horse.

I 1pm—3am. £2 (free before 12.30am). Classic tunes from the last four decades of pop.


I Ceroc at Moray House. 7.15—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 beginners' class at 7.30pm. Plus a licensed bar.

I Digital Biscuit at Negociants. 9pm—3am. Free. 13 Jan. Fortnightly. Funky. flipped. tripped-out tunes with Paul (Lift). Graftk (Ilurempace magazine) and Believe (Space Shanty). Inner Space Live play once a month.

I Hello at The Honeycomb. lOpm—late. £3 (£2 Taste members) Relatively unknown DJs are given a chance to impress the crowd. With Taste DJs Fisher and Price overseeing operations.

I Jan 18 What? at Negociants. 9pm-3am. Free. 20 Jan. Fortnightly. An eclectic blend of Brazilian jazz and every other form ofjazz you can think of with DJs Benj and Krys.

' I Trainspotter at The Subway. lOpm—3am. £1 (free for students with matriculation card). A mix of indie and dance.


I Motheriunlt at The Venue. 10pm—3am. Free. Massively popular funk and soul session with Gino and Fryer. Now on two floors because it's so busy.

I Nice at The Citrus. 1|pm—3am. £2. Drinks promos. Britpop and classic indie right through to 60s soul and mod.

Students l(at Myles-Griffiths (18) and Dom Marsoran (21) at Wax lyrical



I Ceroc at Moray House. 7.15—1().30pm. £4 (£3.50). Not | Jan. Energeticjive from France with varied music including blttes. chart and reggae. Beginners‘s class at 7.30pm.

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

I Oddtellows 8pm—lam. l-‘ree. pre-shark student cheapy drink. karaoke knees up. With MC Calverto.

I The Transporter Room at The Attic. 9pm—3am. £3 (£1). Not 1 Jan. 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 Whale at The Jaffacake. l()pm—3am. £2 with matric card or student 11). Not 1 Jan. Three floors of 70s. 80s. indie. house and chart anthems. With drink promos. Happy Hour 10—1 lptn with selected drinks only 50p. Also. selected drinks £1 all night.


I Brutus Gold’s love Train at Oddfellows. 8.30pm—1am. Free. Brutus Gold with tunes from the 70s. Plus promotions. prizes. games and give- aways.

I Club lndika at The Mission. Entry through Shady Lady‘s in the Cowgate. 10pm-3am. £3. The latest in dancehall. ragga and reggae.

I Girl Meets Boy at The Citrus.

1 1pm—3am. £2. A journey into the wonders of easy listening. girl groups. disco and Latin where mirrorballs. lava and haute coiffure collide.

I Hammered at the Music Box. 10.30pm- 3am. £2. Mainstream indie and dance with exceptional drinks promos.

I The living Boom 9pm— I am. Free. [)1 4th V presents a fusion of soul. funk and hip hop. Pre-club.

I Love 0r Lust at Studio 24. 1 [pm—3am. £5. 16 Jan. Fortnightly. Techno and happy house.

I Madchester at The J affacake.

l lpm—3am. £3 members; £3.50 non- members. 9 and 23 Jan. Fortnightly. Edinburgh‘s busiest midweek night playing baggy Manc classics.

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

I Pants at Stones. l()pm—lam. Free. Indie session with spirits at 50p-a-shot. I Bed, Hot And Cool at The Lane. 11pm-3am. Free. Soul and funk vibes. I Shag at The Rocking Horse.

1 1pm—3am. £3. The infamous Shag returns to make everybody‘s Thursday nights brighter. Expect the usual nonsense from bubble-blowing comps to Egyptian dancing contests. Lots of pleasing drinks promos.


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

I The 13th Note 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 | Park Drive. 3390432. I Bennet’s 80 Glassford Street. 552 5761.

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

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

I Burlin’ Jocks 2/4 St Georges Road. 332 1625.

I The Cathouse 15 Union Street. 248 6606.

I Caledonian University Union 70 Cowcaddens Road. 332 ()681.

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

I CCA Cate Bar 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7864.

I Chambers 57 Cochrane Street. 552 1740.

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

I Club Xchange 25 Royal Exchange Square. 204 4599.

I Cottiers 93 Hyndland Street. 357 5825.

I Fiddlers Court 45—47 Bell Street. 552 3539.

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 1120.

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

I Glasgow University Union 32 University Avenue. 339 8697.

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

I Ironhorse Bar West Nile Street. 332 2215.

I Lime (formerly The Cotton Club) 5 Scott Street. 332 0712.

I Madame Gillespies 28 Cheapside Street. 204 4606.

I Maxaluna 410 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1003.

I Mojo’s Bath Street. 331 2257.

I Nice ’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 Polo Lounge 84 Wilson Street. 553


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

I 0M0 22 University Gardens. 339 9784. I BAP Club 27 Ashley Street. 332 4465. I Bat Trap 9 Brown Street. 221 7233. I Beds 379 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1635.

I B.G.’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 Boottops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.

I Sadie Frost’s 8— 1 0 West George Street. 332 8005.

I Strathclyde University Student Union 90 John Street. 552 1895.

I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 248 4600. I Tin Pan Alley Mitchell Street. Glasgow. 248 8832.

I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 1000.

I-Variety 4()ISauchiehall Street. 332 4449.

I The Velvet Booms Sauchiehall Street. 332 0755.

I The Volcano 15 Benalder Street. 337 l 100.

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

I Assembly Rooms George Street. 220 4348.

I The Basement Broughton Street. 557 0097.

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

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

I The Citrus Grindlay 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 4381.

I The Jattacake 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 Une (Carlton Highland Hotel) North Bridge. 556 7277.

I Moray House Holyrood Road. 556 5184.

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

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

I Negociants Lothian Street. 225 6313. I Oddiellows 14/16 Forrest Road. 220 1816.

I PJ. Lyles 138—140 Leith Walk. 467 7051.

I Potterrow Union Bristo Square. 650 8090.

I Rocking Horse Cowgate. 225 3326. I Royal Chimes 3 Royal Terrace. 556 6918.

I Studio 24 Calton Road. 558 3758.

I The Subway Cowgate. 225 6766.

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

I Traverse Theatre Bar Cambridge Street. 228 1404.

I The Venue Calton Road. 557 3073. I The Wee Bed Bar Edinburgh College Of Art. Lauriston Place. 229 1442.

I Walkers l2 Shandwick Place. 226 2887.

I Wilkie House Cowgate. 225 2935.

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. £tbc. 9 Jan. Weekly thereafter. Kev Wright from Sublime

kickstarts Zoology's new weekly slot. With residents Gordon Whittaker and Phil Alcock. Fluid World Resonance (whose debut release popped up on a recent Laurent Garnier mix album) and George in the back. Taste's Fisher and Price guest on 16 Jan.

02 The List 1023 Jan 1997