GLUBS listings


cutting edge vibes in the bar area of The Vaults.

I Kickback at Catwalk. 9pm—1am. Free. Hip hop and breakbeats with Brains and Noodles.

I Motherfunlt at The Venue.

1 1pm—3am. Free. Exceptionally popular rare groove. soul and funk night hosted by Gino and Fryer. Now playing drum ‘n' bass/hip hop on the middle floor with Ritchie Ruftotie.

I Po Na Na 1 1pm-3am. Free. Uptempo dance sounds with Mark Braithwaite.

I The Subway West End 4pm—3am. Price lbc. See Fridays.


I C. C. Blooms l 1pm-3am. Free. See Fndays

I Cheesecake at The Jaffacake. 9pm—3am. £2. Mixed music policy. from Tom Jones to Howard Jones. Hanson to Jackson. Sash to Johnny Cash. All drinks two for one before 1 1pm.

I Chi at Po Na Na. 1 1pm—-3am. Free. Soul. funk and disco from 1.yley and Al. in this busy bar-cutn-club.

I The Clubhouse at The Vaults. 9pm—3am. Free. Garage and house 111 the bar area ofThe Vaults.

I The Deep End at the Liquid Room. 10.30pni—3am. £2. Student-orientated night with excellent drinks promos and a wide playlist. taking iti chart. indie. 70s. 80s and Drinks 50p during happy hours.

I The Double Six Club at City Cafe. 8.30pm—lam. Free. Britain‘s best board games club. offering professional waiting staff dressed iti kitsch 70s style clothes and a menu of up to 250 games to choose from. Musically. they provide Tom Jones. Sergio Mendez. Bacharach atid all that. Booking a table iii advance is recommended. Call 0131 220 0127 to book. Now oti two floors.

I Dub Department at Negociatits. 10pni—3am. Free. Spiritually uplifting dub courtesy of the Rude boys.

I E.R. at The Jaffacake. 9.30pm—3am. £6 (£5 with Dyer). Student only night where you pay your money (£6) on the door and the drinks (except bottles and cans) are all free thereafter. Bizarre.

I Girl Meets Boy at The Citrus Club.

1 1pm—3atii. £2. Reduced price drinks all night (bottles of beer £1 all night). Acid jazz. 60s soul and funk amidst a colourful backdrop of lava lamps and mirrorballs. I Men Of Leisure at Negociants. 9pm—3am. Free. Trip hop. hip hop and block rocking beats with Mr A and Mr H and special ’uests.

I The Met od at Wilkie House. lOpm—3am. £4 (£3). 4 Mar. Hip hop- related music. ‘Fatter than a whale omletle‘. according to the promoters.

I Out 2 Lunch at P0 Na Na. 1 lpm—3am. Free. Willi H (Tribal Funktion) and Johnny Uncut put the electric into eclectic. Busy and highly enjoyable. Next Ladies night 1 1 Mar. With the Pillow Talk people doing cheesy listening from 7—10.30pm.

I Soul Sessions at Catwalk. 9pm—1am. Free. Nu soul. R&B. funk. disco and swing from Bob Cairns and guests.

I Sound Affects at The Attic.

1 1pm—3am. £2. New uplifting house night with Fisher & Price (Taste) residents. Student friendly. A11 drinks £2. I The Subway West End 4pm—3atii. £tbc. Student-orientated venue from the same people behind the Subway in the Cowgate. The music is suitably varied. from 60s to 90s. and the drinks are double cheap. Open seven nights a week with DJs on every night.

I Vinyl Grooves at The Venue has now finished.


I Absolut Groove at The Lane. 10pm—3am. £tbc. Uplifting house and garage with Kevin Jones and Neil Ferguson at this trendy West Etid bar/club.

I Bam Bam at La Belle Angele.

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1 1pm—3am. £3 before midnight. £4 after. 5 Mar. Monthly. Speedo garage with progressive house from Scotly and Jewls. Drinks promos for the first hour or so.

I Catwalk 9pm—1am. Free. Open decks session bring your own records and have a go.

I C.C. Blooms 1 1pm—3am. Free. See Fridays.

I Chronos at The Bongo Club. 10pm-3ani. £5 (£4 ). 28 Feb. Monthly. DJ Tinku (midnight Blue) with live music front 130 us and guests.

I The C ubhouse at The Vaults. 9pm—3am. Free. Hard house iii the bar area ofThe Vaults.

I The Deep at The Vaults. l 1pm—3am. £3. 5 Mar. Monthly. Student night offering underground house. soul. funk and drum ’n' bass. Willi good drinks promos.

I Eden at La Belle Angele. 10ptii—3am. £5 members; £7 (£6). 26 Feb. Special winter gathering at Scotland's only Afro- celt. world trance club. Afro Celt Sound System vocalist larla O Lionaird flies iti front Dublin and there’s also a set front the extraordinarily talented hip hop techno bagpiper Martyn Benett He’s playing with his new batid and the session will be recorded for future broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland. First band on stage at 10.30pm. Tickets frotii Rip itig. Virgin and Coda.

I e 1 more at ch 1. 9pm--1am. Free. Dominic Harrison with upfront house and club classics.

I The Fine Line at La Belle Attgele. Next date 12 Mar. Monthly.

I The Greenhouse at The Honeycomb. 1 1pm—3am. Free entry. 19 Feb arid 5 Mar. Fortnightly. Chicago house and funky techno grooves. With DJs A. l) atid J Cammara iii a four deck special. Steven Brown guests on 2 Apr. Drinks promos. I Lari at The Tap ()‘lauriston. 9pm—1am. Free. 1‘) Feb. Fortnightly. Cheap booze. free thrills. easy women. cheesy men 'ave it larj!

I Kinky Indie at The Citrus Club.

1 1ptii—3am. £2. A club working on the premise that guitars aren't going out of fashion. Classic indie atid alternative. old and new. Drinks promos all night.

I La Fromagerte at The Meadows Bar. 9pm—1am. Free. 26 Feb. Fortnightly. Easy listening. mellow jazz. lii-tirg disco and tasty cheese.

I lazy at The Attic. Next date 12 Mar. Monthly.

I The Living Room 9pm-1am. Free. DJ 4th V presents a fusion of soul. funk and hip hop. Pre-club.

I Love Breaks at Po Na Na. 1 lptn—3ant. Free before 1 lptii. £2 after. Membership available. Various funky sounds with Simone and Dr Jon.

I The Mambo Club at The Cavendish. 10pm—lale. £4 (£3). Swing. hip hop. funk and soul.

I Ripped at The Jaffacake. l 1pm—3am. £2. Weekly session aimed at students. Vodka is 20p a shot. tequila 50p and selected beers 60p.

I Strictly Filtered at Club Mercado. First night 19 Mar. Fortnightly thereafter. I The Subway West End 4pm—3atn. Price the. Student-orientated venue frotti the same people behind the Subway iti lhe Cowgate. The music is suitably varied - from 60s to 90s and the drinks are double cheap. Open seven nights a week with DJs on every night.

I Thursday Night Fever at the Liquid Room. 10.30pm—3am. £3. Cheap drinks (selected draught and bottled beers £1. vodka and dash £1) and various indie/pop sounds. Hosted by Shuggy Bear. Mick C001. Kevin Jones. Nick Silver and Lenny Love.

I Twister at The Bongo Club. Next date 12 Mar. Monthly.

I The Unspoken Thing at Negociatits. 9pm—3am. Free. Trip hop. hip hop. drum ‘n‘ bass and beats 'n‘ scratches from Edinburgh's deadliest sonic saviours.

I Zoology at Wilkie House. 1 1ptii-3am. £4. Epic progressive house/breakbeat mayhem and large piss-up madness with Gordon Whittaker and Phil Alcock. Lager and spirits come iti at around £1. Mine's a pint and a double matey!




I The 13th Note 80 Glassford Street 553 1638.

I The A artment 23 Royal Exchange Square. -21 7080.

I Archaos 25 Queen Street. 204 3189. I The Arches Midland Street (off Jamaica Street). 221 4001.

I The Arena 15—27 Oswald Street. 221 3010.

I The Attic (enter through The Garage). 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 ll- .

I Babaza Ro 'al Exchange Square. 0141 204 010i

I Baby Grand 3 Elmbank Gardens. 248 4942.

I Bar 10 10 Mitchell Lane (off Mitchell Street). 221 8353.

I Bar ooAlhion Street. 552 26811.

I Bar no 36 Kelvingrove Street. 3530475.

IBasement 32—44 Queen Street. 226 8990.

IBudda 142 St Vincent Street. 221 5660. I The Bedsit 1 Park Drive.339 ()432. I Bennet's 80 Glassford Street. 552 5761.

I Belt '5 Ma onnaise 37 Queen Street. -21 5‘). 4.

I Blacktriars Underground (below Blackfriars). 36 Bell Street. 552 5924. I Brel 3‘) Ashton lane. 342 4966.

I The Cathouse 15 Union Street.

248 6606.

I Caledonian University Student Union (Asylum) 70 Cowcaddens Road. 3320681.

I CCA Cafe Bar 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7864.

I Cleo atra’s 508 Great Western Road. .elvinhridge. 334 0560.

I (others 93 Hyndland Street.

357 5825.

I Cul De Sac Ashton 1.ane. 6494717. I Edwards 41() Sauchiehall Street. 333 1138.

I Fixx1186 Miller Street. 221 1568. I Fur Murry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221 6. 11.

I The Garage 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120.

I Glasgow School of Art 167 Renfrew Street. 3320691.

I Glasgow Universit Union 32 University Avenue. 33‘ 8697.

I Ironhorse Bar West Nile Street. 332 2215.

I King Tut's Wah Wah Hut St Vincent Street. 221 5279.

I Lime (formerly The Cotton Club) 5 Scott Street. 3320712.

IMcChuils Way Out West 14

Kelvinhau '11 Street. 221 556‘).

I McPhaiib. 23 Sandyl'ord Place. 221 0770.

I Media 81 Press Club 94 West Regent Street. 400 1033.

I Mojo's Bath Street. 331 2257.

I Nice ’n' Sleazy 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637.

I Nico’s 375 Sauchiehall Street.

332 5736.

I October Cafe Top floor. Princes Square (off Buchanan Street). 221 0303. I Polo Lounge 84 Wilson Street.

553 1221.

I Queen Mar aret Student Union 22 University Gar ens. 339 9784.

I RAF Club 27 Ashley Street. 332 4465 I Rat Tra 9 Brown Street. 221 7233. I Reds 3 9 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1635.

I R.G.'s 73 Queen Street. 221 2200. I Rocksy's Basement 40 New

Stieddon Street. Paisley. 552 5791. I Rooftops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.

I Sadie Frost’s 8—10 West George Street. 332 8005. . .

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

I Strawberry Fields 56 Oswald Street. 221 7871.

I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 248

4600. I 13th Note 260 Clyde Street. 221


I Tin Pan Alle Mitchell Street. Glasgow. 248 8 32.

I Times Square St Enoch Square. 221 6579.

I Trash 197 Pitt Street. 572 3372. I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 1000.

I Variety 401$auchie1iall Street. 332 4449.

I The Velvet Rooms Sauchiehall Street. 332 0755. I Yo Yo 31 Queen Street. 248 8484.


I ABC Film Centre 120 Lothian Road. 228 1638.

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 11 Hasties Close. 225 2774.

I The Bongo Club 14 New Street. 556 5204

I Cafe Graffitti Mansfield Place Church (bottom of Broughton Street). 557 8003.

I Catwalk Broughton Street. 225 5583.

I Cavendish West Tollcross. 228 3252. I C.C. Blooms 23—24 Greenside Place. 556 9331.

I Century 2000 31 Lothian Road.

229 7670.

I The Citadel 39 Commercial Street. Leith. 555 5622.

I The Citrus Grindlay Street. 622 7086.

I The City Cafe Blair Street. 220 0125.

I Edinburgh Rock Cafe 125a Princes Street. 226 1664.

I eh1 Bar And Brasserie 197 High Street. 220 5277.

I Filmhouse Bar Lothian Road.

228 2688.

I The Gallery 232 Cowgate. 225 5583. I Gran Via-Tasca 3 South St Andrew Street. 556 1020.

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

I The Hone comb 36—38A Blair Street. 220 4. 81.

I The Jaffacake 28 Kings Stables Road. 229 7986.

I lP’s Nightclub 3 Semple Street. 229 7733

I The Lane 7 Queensferry Street Lane. 226 6828.

I The Liquid Room 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564

I The Living Room 235 Cowgate. 225 4628

I The Meadow Bar Buccleach Street. 622 7680.

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

I Minus One (Carlton Highland Hotel) North Brid ’e. 556 7277.

I Moray ouse Holyrood Road.

556 5184.

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

I Ne ociants Lothian Street.

225 6. 13.

I Oddfellows 14/16 Forrest Road. 220 1816.

I P.J.Ly1es 138—140 Leith Walk.

467 7051.

I Po Na Na 26 Frederick Street.

226 2224.

I Potterrow Union Bristo Square. 650 8090.

I Rockin Horse Cowgate. 225 3326. I Royal ighland Exhibition Centre lti liston.

I he Sanctuary Blair Street (next to the Hone comb. 225 6885

I The S ooting Gallery 32 Broughton Street. 557 178..

I Stones Frederick Street. 226 1226. I Studio 24 Calton Road. 558 3758. I The Subway Cowgate. 225 6766.

I The Subway West End Lothian Road. 229 919 .

I The Ta O'Lauriston Lauriston Place. 22 4041.

I Teviot Row Bristo Square. 650 4673.

I Tex Mex 47 Hanover Street. 225 1796.

I Traverse Theatre Bar Cambridge Street. 228 1404.

I The Vaults Niddry Street. 558 9052. I The Venue Calton Road. 557 3073. I The Wee Red Bar Edinburgh College Of Art. Lauriston Place. 229


I Walkers 12 Shandwick Place. 226 2887.

I Wh Not? The Dome. George Street.

624 8 33. I Wilkie House Cowgate. 225 2935.