I Beatbox at Teviot Row Student Union. 9pm—3am. Students free: guests £l. Latest in dance and chart with hip sounds from past eras.

I Big at the Jaffacake. llpm—3am. £3 before midnight; £4 after. Mainstream chart sounds. with excellent booze promos. free bouncy rides. guzzle guns and lenty of drinking-related fun.

I Big Beat at La Belle Angele. Next date l8 Jul. Monthly.

I Boogie Mo' Dynamo at Cafe Graffiti. 9.30pm—2am. £4 members. £5 non members. 4 Jul. Fortnightly. Big beatery in the sociable surroundings of Graffiti with your hosts Wreckage (Wall Of Sound). Smack (Blarn Blarn) and DJ Fat Knuckles (Suga Bullit).

I Cavendish 9pm—3am. £5. Over 25s only. Smart dress. Live bands every week. Sixties and 70s music. Ground floor only.

I Cathouse at The Rocking Horse. llpm—3am. £3 (£2 with flyer). Price includes entry to Katch and Voodoo Chile. Extremely popular night featuring post grunge-like rock sounds.

I CC. Blooms l lpm—3am. Free. Free disco downstairs at this gay ptib. seven times a week. playing a party mix of commercial dance and Iii-energy house. Full to bursting at weekends.

I Century 2000 l lpm—3am. £5. Over l8s. Commercial dance music under the tnost expensive lights in Scotland. No ripped 'eans. steel toe-caps or trainers. I Chui't at Wilkie House. Next date 1 1 Jul. Monthly. For more info call 0410 775 9795 or 0468 915 00].

I Divine Diva's at The Venue. Next date ll Jul. Monthly.

I Evol at the Liquid Room. l0.30pm—3am. £4. One of Edinburgh‘s busiest anti longest-running indie. alternative and pop clubs at this impressively restyled venue.

I Havana Bop at Cafe Graffiti. Next date ll Jtil. Monthly.

I High Rollin’ at Negociants. 9pm-3am. Free. Various funky sounds in the Negociants basement bar-club.

I lndependance at Wilkie House. |0.30pm—3am. £8 (£6). 27 Jun. Monthly. Harri (Sub Club) guests at this newish house night.

I Jack's House at Studio 24. 10pm—3am. No entry after lam. £l0. Ambitious new weekly Friday night house club with at least three guest DJs each night. Roy The Roach. Gordon Kaye and Edinburgh's own Craig Smith guest on 27 Jun. Three local residents support. Smart clubwear essential.

I Juice at Teviot Row Union. 9pm—3am. Students free. guests £l. Mellow hip hop. acid jazz and funky tunes.

I Katch at The Rocking Horse. llpm—3am. £3 (£2 with flyer). Price includes entry to Cathouse and Voodoo



Nicola King of The Basic Collective sigs Edinburgh, on Sat 28 June and Sat 5 July

Chile. Eighties and 903 indie dance.

I The Lane at The Lane. llpm-3pm. £3 before midnight; £5 thereafter; members free. Residents Jon Flowers and Kev McGinley with a wide dance—based playlist.

I Kerplunk at Club Mercado. l0.30pm—3am. £5. 4 Jul. Fortnightly. Trendy Wendy (Tackno) and Grandmaster Fly invite you to tune in. turn on and get down with the sounds of the 70s. Happy hour llpm—midnight.

I Kingdom at The Outhouse. 8pm—lam. Free. Happy house. garage and disco with John McDonald.

I Lift at Wilkie House. 10.30pm—3am. £8 (£6). 4 Jul. Fortnightly.

Euan and Paul control a mixed crowd of up-for-it students. crusties and dressed-up clubbers at this two-year-old techno and acid club. DJ Oz from Storm in Kircaldy guests.

I The Living Room 9pm—lam. Free. The Living Room presents Andrew Moisey. Dillon and Christopher Wright with a freestyle tnix of dance sounds. Pre-club.

I Madchester at The Gallery. llpm—3am. £4 (£3.50). 27 Jun. Fortnightly. New home for this long- running and well-respected night. Now on two floors with a Madchester room upstairs playing all the old classics and a Daft Phunk room downstairs. with its cutting—edge selection of French disco. acid funk and speed garage. This is also an exclusive Primal Scream promo night (the only one in Scotland and one of only five in the UK) to mark the imminent release of The Scream‘s new album. New tracks from the album will be aired and T-shirts. posters and CDs will be given away.

I Manga at La Belle Angele.

l lpm—3am. £4 members; £5 non members before midnight. £5 members: £6 non-members after midnight. Membership available on the night. 27 Jun. Fortnightly. Monster drum ‘n' bass action on the best sound system in town with residents Kid and G-Mac keeping it strong and underground.

I Marley's Reggae Klub at Cavendish. 10pm—3am. £4. The city‘s longest- running reggae night situated on the middle floor of Cavendish.

I Music For The Masses at ()ddfellows. 8.30pm-lam. Free. Local DJs mix old classics with modern chart anti student faves.

I The Outhouse 5—7pm. Free. Chill out downstairs after work with chilled tunes and cheap booze.

I Planet Earth at The Citrus.

1 lpm—3am. £4. A busy and long-running night of 70s and 80s sounds.

I Po Na Na l lpm—3am. Free before

I lpm; £2 after. Weekly. Busy night of old and new skool grooves at this bar-club which pulls a varied crowd. - I Pure at The Venue. l().30pm--3am. £4



at Lizzard Lounge,ICafe Graffiti.

members; £6 non-members. Prices vary when guests appear. One of the UK's most respected house and techno clubs. with residents Twitch. Brainstorm. Dribbler and The Bill and regular quality guests. David Holmes visits on 27 Jun. followed by a re-scheduled Jeff Mills date in July. Ritchie Hawtin follows.

I Purple Moon at Moray House. l0pm—4am. £6 (£5 students; £4 members). 27 Jun. Fortnightly. Acid trance and tribal techno. Recently celebrated their first birthday with Jon The Dentist.

I Reaction at The Subway. l lpm—3am. £2 (free for students with matriculation card). Weekly mix of chart. dance and classic disco.

I Roadrunner at Potterrow Students Union. 9pm—2am. £l students; £2 guests. Happy Hour 9.30—l0.30pm. After-school music for independent kids and occasional exciting happenings upstairs.

I Scratch at Cafe Graffiti. lOpm—2am. Price tbc. 27 Jun. Monthly. Hip hop- based night with DJs Mark l (Fat City. Manchester). Lyley and Matty Smooth. With artwork (graffiti) from the Many Styles Crew.

I Seen at The Honeycomb. Next date. ll Jul. Monthly.

I Solefusion at The Honeycomb. Next date 18 Jul. Monthl .

I Sublime Secon Birthday Weekender at The Vaults. lOpm—3am. £7 members; £9 non-members. Membership available on the night. 27 Jun. Fortnightly. The madness starts here. Tonight sees residents Kev Wright. ldge (front room). Gary Mclntosh and Gordon Mac (back room) dropping the hard. uplifting trance and garage respectively. X-Cabs (Hook Recordings) play live. Saturday will see Sublime partying in a secret location. For more info. call 0l3l 668 3043. See Hit List.

I T.F.I.F. at Club Mercado. 4pm—l0pm. Free. Friday nights have changed forever thanks to Happy Hour 5—6.30pm. £l drinks. £10 bottles ofchampagne and great. nostalgic music courtesy of Trendy Wendy.

I Triptonite North at The Honeycomb. 10.30pm—3am. £6.50 members and concessions. £8.50 non members. 27 Jun. Monthly. Journeys By DJ supremo Jay Chappell is joined by Trade's Alan Thompson for more classy hard and happy house. They‘ll be supported by local resident Stuart Duncan. while Colin Cook plays for four hours in Room Two. The usual pre-Triptonite party takes place at Iguana Bar at 9pm.

I Voodoo Chile at The Rocking Horse. llpm—3am. £3 (£2 with ilyer). Price includes entry to Cathouse and Katch. Full of lovely boys (and girls) headbanging to heavy metal.

I Zodiac at The Honeycomb. l0.30pm—3am. Price tbc. 4 Jul. Monthly. Quality house and garage sounds from residents Yogi Haughton. Scott Gallagher and Gordon Mac. Also an Azuli Records night with special guest DJ Dave Piccioni.


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Taste Third birthday party for one of the country's most consistently amazing nights. Guests for 6 Jul are Jim 'Shaft' Ryan and Graham Gold in the main room with Yogi Haughton and Billy Davidson through the back, plus residents Fisher and Price (pictured). Nobody parties quite‘as hard as Taste. Long may it continue. The Honeycomb, Sun 6 Jul.

Sublime Second birthday for another of Scotland's best clubs. Residents Kev Wright and ldge are joined in the main trance room by a live set from Hook Records' X-Cabs. Gordon Mac and Gary Mclntosh provide garage and house in the back. Listen out for details of Saturday's Sublime quarry party. The Vaults, Fri 27 Jun.

Groove Theory Following the successful opening night with Paul ‘Trouble' Anderson, this new fortnightly garage and house session looks to maintain the vibe. Mike Delgado guests. Yogi Haughton and Solefusion's Mikey Stirton support. The Honeycomb, Sat 28 Jun.


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DJ Love, Nick Silver: 81 MC Oris

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The voice of "Cu Wash”. "Love Don't Live Here Any Kore". " Wishing on a I a , “Ain't Nobody" Plus special new feature “the Disco Inferno Karaoke" in the lo _ bar with big puzcs for confident crooners and delightful divas.

Sarunday 51h July - Edinbunqli Assembly Rooms

Doors open 0 10.00pm. Advance tickets are only £10.00 frorn The Assembly Rooms Box Office and Ripping Records. For credit card sales call 0131 220 4349.



I Bent 100% at The Gallery. llpm—3am. £5 before 11.30pm; £7 after. 5 Jul. Monthly. DJs are Flipchick & Leo. giving it garage. funk and disco and Trendy Wendy with Easy Listening. There's also the ‘Super-Star' slot for wannabe DJs. Call the info line on 0410 750 732 for more. It's a gay night. by the way.

I Burger Queen at Club Mercado. llpm—4am. £8 (£7). 5 Jul. Fortnightly. Craig and Huggy with putnping party house and a debauched. dressy crowd. As ever. get down there early to avoid disappointment. Stretch & Vern are up soon fora Burger Queen Beach party.

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