CLUBS listings


I Psyron at The Brewery Tap. Spin—midnight. Free. Dtib techno pre- club from Andrew Taylor. Richard Nolan. Alan Atkins and Paulie.

I Shirley’s Temple at Arehaos. llpm~3am. £5 (£3). A trippy mix of camp theatricals and hard house soundtrack from the radiant Ms Alston and Bob. Drinks promos.

I Sly at The Tunnel. 10.30pm—3am. £7 (£5). 30 March only. The Sly student night returns for another outing with Adrian from Luv Dupjoining resident DJ Laurence Hughes and King Konga on percussion. Drinks promos.

I Sunday Skool at R.G.‘s. Spin—midnight. Free. Kenny and Scott playing acid funk. Munchy stuff menu 6piii~midnight. Drinks promos. Pre-club. I Technomania at The Rat Trap. 10.30pm—3am. £3. ‘Del and the boys from Paisley invade’. Rock.

I Velvet Rooms llpm—3am. £5. Alan Ronald in Room Two with an open mix from classic house to soul. and Martin Hesketh in Room ()ne playing mellow hip hop. swingbeat and classic soul. Drinks promos.

I Vertical Smile at Tin Pan Alley. 10.30pm—3.30aiti. £10. 30 March only. Ritchie Hawtin (Toronto) and DJ Skull (Chicago) headline this one-off event which also features Bhaskar Dandona (Limbo) Lars and Percy X. All drinks £1. two free drinks with llyer.

I Wax Lyrical at Tin Pan Alley. llpm~-3ani. £3. Techno funk and beefy beats every Sunday with Lee and Denipster now moved to this new venue every week.


I Betty's at Betty‘s Mayonnaise.

1 lpm-3am. Free. Commercial dance with DJ Gav. Drinks promos.

I Cleopatra's 10.30pm—3aiii. £2 (£1 with ticket). Gary Unett and a mix of mainstream pop and dattce tip at Clatty Pat's.

I Club X at Cltib Xchange.

l 1.30pm-3am. £2.50 (£1.50). Gay. Hard house aitd garage. Drinks promos. DJ Fast Eddie.

I Contact High at Nice 'n‘ Sleazy (upstairs). Spiti—iiiidnight. Free. Northern soul. ska. garage and dub.

I Salsa Dance Club at Porters. opiii~midnight Highly popular salsa for beginners. 6pm and 7.45pm new sessions commencing. No partner required. Pre- club

I Speedracer at The Garage. 10.30piii—3am. £3 (£2). Steven mixes up a few indie-dance classics and retro tunes for a busy. tip-for-it crowd in the main room. Drinks promos.


I Betty Woo at Betty's Mayonnaise. ()piii—3am. £2. House night with DJ Vance. Drinks promos.

I Boudoir at Brel. 8.30—1 1pm. Glasgow‘s top easy—listening combo lay back up the West End. Pre-club.

I Club Xchange llpm—3am. £2.50 (£1.50). Gay. Dance and chart sounds. Drinks promos. Pitched as the only gay night in town tonight.

I Eden at The Velvet Rooms. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). Alan Ronald playing Britpop in Room ()ne and Scott Mckay with mellow house in Room Two. Drinks promos.

I Glasgow School of Art Spin-midnight. Free. Dub night. Heavyweight sounds with regular guests and live performances.

I Salsa Dance Club at Porters. (i.3()piii—»midnight. Interiiiediate- advanced session. Great to watch orjoin in. Pre club.

I Shooting Stars at The Garage. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). Insane drunken shenanigans eased along nicely by the chai'ty choons of Gerry and lain in the main room. Staggering (you will be) drink promos.

I The Shimmy Club at Bennets.

70 THE “ST 21 Mar—3 Apr 1997

1 1.30pm—3am. £3. The legendary Shimmy returns in the newly revamped Bennets. Biggest party night in town.


I Bennets ll.30piti-3am. £2.50. DJ Sara with upbeat dance. Drinks promos. I Betty's at Betty's Mayonnaise.

l lpm—3am. Free. Commercial dance with DJ Geoff. Drinks promos.

I Cheeseburger at The Velvet Rooms. 1 lpm—3am. £3 (£2). Miss AJ presents a night of big party tunes in two rooms. Drinks promos.

I Chopper at Club Xcliaitge. 10.30pm—3.30am. £3.50 (£2). Garage. house and 90s disco and pop from DJs Rory and CJ (Archaos Thursdays). Drinks promos.

I Cul De Sac at Cul De Sac Bar. 9—11pm. Free. Richard Brow ii of Glasgow's Soma Records gtiesting every week. Drinks promos.

I Disco Wonderland at The Cathouse. l lpm-3am. £2 (£1.50; free before 11.30pm). Super sounds from the 70s with drinks promos.

I Fab at Reds. llpm—3am. £4 (£3). Groovy garage and club classics. Drinks promos.

I Go West at Cleopatra's. 10.30pm—2.30am. £2 (£1 with ticket). A mainly ‘student-orientated‘ bill of fare. I Juice at Betty‘s Mayonnaise. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). 2 April and monthly. Hip hop. swing beat. r 'n‘ b. soul. ftiiik and drum and bass from Paul Cawley (Phar Out). T and Kash.

I Latin Dance Club at Lime. 7.30—10pm. £3. Salsa. merengue and cumbia classes: 7.30pm beginners. 8.30pm intermediate.

I Paradise Island at The Tunnel.

1 1pm—2.30am. £3 (£2). The Jengaheads' natural progression froin hip hop to drum ‘n‘ bass with a bit of old school now at The Tunnel. To celebrate their change of venue they welcome special guest Krash Slaughta of Monkey Mafia fame on 1‘) March. Drinks promos.

I Relax at Bar 10. 8p111-ClOSC. Free. Downbeat dance night with ham and Romeo. Pre-club.

I 705 Night at R.Gs. 8piit—iiiidtiight. Free. 2 April only. Tacky 70s nonsense of the highest order with prizes for the best retro cossies.

I Sticky Fingers at The Attic.



10.30piii-3aiii. £2 (£1). Gerry with indie and retro sounds. Drinks promos.

I Wednesday Night Fever at Lime. llpm--3aiii. £3 (£2 with matric card). Fresh ‘n' funky 70s and 90s disco with DJ Ray Davren. Drinks promos.


I 4th Dimension at Brel. 8.30 -t lpm. Free. Andy Young playsjau. Brazilian. soul. fusion aiid ftiiik. Drinks pt‘tittltis. I Big Karn's Party Night at Hennets. 11.30piii—3aiti. £3 (£2). Karii Dunbar with 80s. 90s and loads of camp nonsense. Drinks promos.

I Bloomers at Cleopatra's. l0.30piii--2.30am. £3 (£2 with ticket). Mainstream.

I Boudoir at CCA Cafe Bar. 9.30pm—iiiidnight. Free. The Criiiiplene kings with one of their oh-so-easy- listening nights featuring the kind of tunes you could take home to your mother. Look otit for special guests. Pre- club.

I Casino at Hlackfriars l'iiderground. Spin—midnight. £1 before 9pm: £2 after. Northern soul pre-club.

I Casino Royale at The Arches. 10piii— 2am. £4 (£2). 27 March and monthly. Smith and Blackwood of Mischief La Has fame return monthly to bring us a night of style. comfort and excitement featuring ‘Britain's top loungecore DJ' Frankie Savaloy. all the way from Toi'qtiay apparently. l-lxpect much strangeness.

I Club Xchange llpiii—-3aiii. £2.50 (£1.50). Gay. DJ Tasty Tom. Drinks promos.

I Cop at Archaos. 10pm—3aiii. £4 (£2.50). Busy student house night from DJ Rory and CJ (Club X. \N’ednesdays). ‘Turn tip. get down. cop off.‘ Drinks promos. Tam Coyle ‘The Furs/f does his indie/pop/kitscli stuff in Betty's Mayonnaise. part of the Archaos complex. 27 March. win a trip for two to .»\msterdaiii.

I Cul De Sac at Ctil De Sac Bar.

‘)—1 lpm. Free. Mark Ryal from .>\quaplanet and Redcell with an underground dance warmer before he heads down to the Subbie. Drinks promos.

I Dee Jays In Disguise at \‘ar‘ieiy. Rpm—close. Free. Ha't'cli and J'ilkes of the Knucklehead with a dubby mix of

new dance and techno. Pre-club.

I Donkey at The Cathouse. l lpm—3am. £2 (£1; free before 11.30pm) Indie/grunge rock in the new Cathouse with drinks promos.

I Dirty at The Bedsit. Spin—close. Free. Pre-club offering dirty beats. dub and hip hop.

I Dub Ware Sound System at Times Square. Spin—midnight. Free. New dtib pre-club in the centre of town.

I Easy Life at The Tunnel 10pm—3am. £4 (£2 with matric card). Student night featuring Kevin and Scott (Tunnel weekends) and Lisa playing a house/indie/disco mix plus some freebie give-aways of real cash. Thursdays revamped and redone so they‘re bigger and better than ever before. Drinks promos.

I Flashback at Fiddlers Court. ‘inii—iiiidniglit. Free. llard house and techno front JP. Andy and guests.

I Flaunt It at The Rat Trap. 10.30pm—3aiii. DJ Christine with 80s rock and )0p.

I Free F ow at Glasgow School of Art (downstairs). 9pm—2.30ani. Free. Jau. ftiiik night. Drinks promos.

I Fromage at The Hive (Glasgow University Student Union). I0pm—2am. Free. Students and guests. DJ Musty playing the very best. and worst. of classic student tunes.

I Indigo at The Darkroom (Strathclyde University Student Union). 10pm—3am. £2 (£1). Student dance with drinks prottios.

I In Tone at Bar 10. Spin-close. Free. Paul Cawley from Phar ()tit with a weird underground pre-club experience.

I Leisure Box at 't‘iii Pati Alley. llpm--3aiii. £3 (£2). DJs Harri (Sub Club). Kevin McKay (Musique Tropique and Yip Yap) and Andrew Wicks play funky house. Drinks promos.

I Loveshack at Fury Murry's. l()pm--3aiii. £3.50 (£3). ‘Stipercool sounds of the 70s-dance stoiiipers and student classics aboundf Drinks promos. I Lure at R.(i.'s. Spni--itiidnight. Free. DJs Ziggy and Bob get housey fora crowd heading off to Archaos arid the Sub Club. Pre-club.

I Natural Selection at Lime.

llpm «3am. £3 (£2). lain Fitzpatrick with funky dance and indie. Drinks promos. I Red Cell at Stib Club. llpiii-3am. £3. The fleet-footed techno iiidividualists who brought tis Science. .»\quapl;inet and CK Gold concentrate their attention on this night to make it one of Scotland's deepest. darkest underground club nights. The night's residents Mark Ryal. Twitch

a (Pure) and Dominic mix it tip every week

with three decks and a drum machine.

I Reds llpm—3am. £3 (£2). DJ Graeme with a night ofclassic disco. peppered with the best contemporary house and garage. Drinks promos.

I Rumble at The Garage. 1 lpm--3am. £3 (£2). Cardow and Ross with an exceptionally busy night of charty dance faves. cheap drinks and drunk students. Siiogtasticl

I Salsa Dance Club at Porters. (i30pm» midnight. Beginners‘ session with classes starting at b.30pm and 8.30pm. No partner required. Pre-club. I Shoot up And Dance at Glasgow School of Art. 9piii-2.30;iiii. £3. 27 March only. DJs Simon. Ray. Jerry and Gordon with one of their hard house. techno and trance nights.

I Snap, Crackle And Pop at Cafe ()udos (Queen Margaret Student Union). 8.30pm- 2am. £2.50 (£2). DJ Toast with the best in cheese products.

I The Ska Club at The Halt Hat.

8— l lpiii Free. The sound of young Jamaica.

I Uptown Downtown at The Velvet Rooms. llpiii--3aiii. £3 (£2). DJ Sktid playing soulful grooves. mellow hip hop and sexy swing from Busta Rhymes to Marvin Gaye. A groovy alternative to student nights. Driiiks proitios.

I X-Rated at The Asylum (Caledonian University Student L’nioii). ()pm—2am. £1 (free for Caledoiiiaii students). DJ Ray with a popular mix of party tunes and student faves.