Regular weekly clubs plus one-oil 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 listings compiled by Rory Weller and Jim Byers.
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 superior hard house sounds of DJ Michael Kilkie and Scott Mackay. Duncan Reid and Simon Foy in Room Two. All drinks £l before l2.3()am. 31 Jan. Tom and Jerry Bouthier. top class producers for Stress records and DJs extraordinaire guest.
I Art School Drum ’n’ Bass at The Glasgow School of Art. lOpm-2.30am. £5 (£4). 24 Jan only. Drum 'n' bass up the Art School with Jimmy James from Newcastle and Al Blair of Streetbeat.
I Bar 10 Spin—close. Free. Stevie Donaldson's pub set from mellow to hard house. Pre-club.
I Club Apt at The Apartment.
llpm—3am. £7. DJ Alan Ronald with housey big beats for the beautiful set.
I Club X llpm—3am. £5 (£3). Gay. Happy House and nu-NRG from DJ Amar. £1.25 bottles of Becks and Absolut shots.
I Essential at The Volcano. llpm~2.3()am. £5 (£3). Jamie Mitchell with classic house and garage. Michelob Gold f l .50 plus Vox cider fl.
I Exotica at CCA Cafe Bar. f).30pm—midnight. Free. Andy Divine cases your listening into the weekend. Pre-club.
I Human Nature at Lime. l lpm—3am. £4 (£2.50 with matric card). Stevie Smith (Viper Room) with garage and uplifting house in the new-look Lime (formerly The Cotton Club). £l drinks promos.
I Ice at Archaos. I()pm~3.30am. £5 (£4). A night ofdeep garage and house from Gareth Sommerville (Yip Yap). Stevie Middleton (Sole Music) and Geoff (Archaos) plus some extra special visuals. 31 Jan Archaos goes Up Yer Ronson with the sensational Tom Wainright. Craig Campbell and Dj Marshall. £6 (£4). Drinks promos.
I l(atclt at The Cathouse. l [pm-3am. £3 (£2/ free before 1 1.30pm). Three ﬂoors of rock with margaritas 50p. Gold Bier and vodka mix £ l.
I l(ung Funk at The 13th Note (ground floor). Spin—midnight. Free. The former Soundclash and Sonora DJs with phat jazz beat cake. hip hop and extreme leftﬁeld drum ‘n‘ bass.
I Love Bug at The Garage. l().30pm—4am. £3 (£4). DJ Graeme with an eclectic mix of good time party tunes. Vodka mix £ 1. Grolsch and Gold Bier £1 before I2.3()am.
I Maxaluna at Maxaluna. 9pm—midnight. Free. Kevin McFarlane (Tunnel) with a wide mix of soul. funk and dance classics. I Mean Street at The l3th Note (basement). Spin-midnight. Free. Rock ‘n' roll revolutionaries.
I Missbapes at Cafe Qudos (QMU). 8.30pm-2am. £2.50 (£2). lndie. jangley guitar stuff.
I Moio’s ()ptn—midnight. Free. DJ Nick bringing you the renowned Mojo vibe. Pre-club.
I Mundo Latino at Burlin' Jocks. ()prn—midnight. Free. Club Havana presents salsa. merengue. lambada and Latin jazz from the award-winning DJ
I Open at Glasgow School of Art. lOpm—2.30am. £6 (£4). 31 Jan only. Another of these fantastically innovative open nights with Beamish (Escape from Samsara. Final Frontier). G K Machine in the trancehall and Timeloop with a full live ambient set joined by DJs Loco. Dubware and Dub Machine on the dub floor. See Hitlist.
I Parkllle at The Arena. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3). Glasgow‘s first and foremost Britpop night back at the Arena playing classic dance/pop/indie/retro/soul sounds from the 60s to the 90s. Drinks promos all night: Gold Bier £l. vodka mix £l.50.
I Phat Out at Glasgow School of Art. lOpm—2.30am. £3. Deep dub ‘n' drum and bass. Resident DJ Paul Cawley is joined every week by guest DJs.
I Pure at Bennets. ll.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. The Stones. The Who etc. I liadiltal Rhythm at The Dark Room (Strathclyde University Union). I0pm—3am. £4 (£3) Students plus up to four guests. Night hosted by different DJs rotating each month.
I llat ‘l’rap l0.30pm—3am. £3. Three floors of rock. Studio One: 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 1 lpm—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). lOpm—2am. £2. Students and guests. Anthems. handbag. house and chart. The most popular dance from the last decade and beyond. £l bottled beers.
I Shag at Fury Murry's. llpm—3am. £4 (£3). Across-the-board mix of party choons with James G.
I Slam at The Arches. l().30pm—3am. £7. World-famous DJ and production duo Stuart and Orde providing the best in deep electronic dance for an up-for-it capacity crowd every week. On form in a big way. On 24 Jan. it‘s the Daft Punk Homework launch party with Thomas and Guy doing a set halfway between a live show and DJing. Not to be missed. 3l Jan. Soma‘s own Richard Brown guests behind the decks.
I Tangent at the Sub Club. 1 [pm-3am. £6. 3| Jan and monthly. Techno shifters Tangent and their merry band of followers take the over Subbie again for a night of diverse attractions.
I Tln Pan Alley at Tin Pan Alley. llpm—3am. £5. Seminal Glasgow venue revived after six years lying empty. 24 Jan see Mark Broom. Keith Fiebler. Lawrence Hughes and Martin Collins. 3l Jan. Cool Lemon take over Tin Pan with Trevor
Price and Iain Patterson playing underground house.
I Timeless at the Sub Club. llpm—4am. £6. 24 Jan and monthly. Drum ‘n‘ bass night from Scotland’s ﬁnest. KMC. joined by Sensus and Dave Rennie.
I Velvet Booms l0pnl—3am. £5. Alan Ronald in Room two with an open mix from house anthems and disco to Britpop and soul. Martin Hesketh in Room One playing mellow hip hop. swingbeat and classic soul.
I 4th Dimension at Cottiers. 9pm—midnight. Free. Andy Young plays jazz. Brazilian. soul. fusion and funk. Drinks promos. Pre-club.
I Archaos at Archaos. l lpm-3am. £8 (£6). Sam Wallace and Chris Harris mix up a garage and house mix for a busy. moderately dressy crowd with Scott and Geoff playing club classics in Betty’s Mayonnaise.
I Bar 10 9pm—midnight. Free. Busy hard house pre~club with Nick Peacock.
I Blackout at Tin Pan Alley. llpm-3am. £6. 25 Jan. guest DJ Richard Grey joins Lars and Percy X playing deep techno grooves. 1 Feb. DJ Rolando (Underground Resistance. Detroit) plays fast jazzy techno with Lars and Stevie Donaldson playing deﬁnitive underground house and techno on a Detroit/ Chicago/Berlin axis. Look out for news on the opening of a new ﬂoor next issue.
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