GLDBS listings GLASGOW SATURDAYS
I Apartment at The Apartment. llpm—3am. £8. Robin Burrows with club classics in this stylish and snug venue.
I Archaos at Archaos. I lpm—3am. £8 (£6). Chris Harris and A.J. mix up garage and house for a busy. moderately dressy crowd. with Scott and Geoff playing club classics in Room Two. Paul Traynor plays R&B. swing and hip hop in Room Three. I Bar 10 9pm-midnight. Free. Busy hard house pre-club with Nick Peacock and guests.
I Bargo Spin-midnight. Free. Dancey pre-club night with guest DJs from some of the better underground club nights in the city.
I Bennets ll.30pm-3am. £6 (£5). DJ Sara with a good dancey mix. Drinks promos. Gay.
I Brilliant at The Underground (formerly The Venue) l0.30pm-3am. £3 (£2.50). Gordon Tennant back again for a commercial mix of chart dance and indie offerings. Drinks promos.
I Budda at Budda. 8pm—midnight. Free. Solemusic’s Stevie Middleton and Andrew Wicks taking it week about for garage and deep house. Drinks promos. I The Cathouse I0.30pm—3am. £4 (£3.50; £2.50 before 1 l.30pm). Three ﬂoors of rock. grunge. contemporary indie and indie dance. Bit cheesier and more accessible than before. Drinks promos.
I Classic FM at Fury Murry's.
l lpm—3.15am. £5 (£3). Club classics in the main room with DJs Jim Downie and Sean Webster. Quality indie music from Twister upstairs.
I Club 69 Rocksy's Basement. l0pm-2.30am. £5. Martin. Wilba and Barrie of Rub-A-Dub playing the best and deepest from the underground. joined frequently by guests of high standing. Well worth the taxi fare out from the city. but note the midnight curfew. l8 April. DMX Crew from Breakin Records guest. I Club Cubana at The Bedsit. 9pm-2am. £4 (£3). 25 April and fortnightly. Great Latin sounds with proceeds going to the Scottish Cuban Solidarity Campaign.
I Cool lemon at The Arches. l0.30pm—4am. £l0. l8 April and monthly. Cool Lemon maintain their position as one of the most consistently thumping nights in town with hard house residents lain Paterson and Trevor Price joined tonight with the irrepressible James Holroyd from the one and only Bu ed Out.
I eam at The Tunnel. lO.30pm—3.30am. Price the. but it'll probaly be around £l5. 25 April and monthly. The mighty Cream presents Judge Jules. Seb Fontaine and K-Klass for another storming event. well worthy of the Cream name. See Judge Jules preview.
I Cul De Sac Cul De Sac Bar. 9-l lpm. Free. Spin-back king Jim Hutchison from Teknotis with hard house and techno. Drinks promos.
I Divine at Glasgow School Of Art (downstairs). l0pm-late. £3.50 (£2.50 Glasgow School Of Art students). Andrew Divine and Hush Puppy with Northern soul. Hammond grooves. bubblegum pop. wah wah funk. moog power and chemical breakbeats.
I Edwards at Edwards. 8pm—midnight. Free. Brian McGarry with commercial garage and house.
Easy Street at CCA Cafe Bar. 9.30pm—midnight. Free. DJ Gordon Allan with a house/dubby pre-club.
I Free Form at The l3th Note Club. l0pm-3am. £3 (free before llpm). Steven and Paul Watt with two floors of soul. Latin. jazz and funk. Note that the l3th Note has now moved to Clyde St and is o n as a bar from 8pm.
I Full n at Tin Pan Alley. llpm—3am. £8. Joe Deacon. Billy Reid and guests with hagpy hardcore and banging house. I The arage lOpm—3am. £6 (£4); £1 off before llpm. An honest-to-goodness top night out with charty dance sounds downstairs from Dave Ross and alternative sounds in the attic.
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I Home Cookin‘ at Babaza. 5.30pm-3am (DJs from llpm). £5 (free before llpm). Pumping mix from Grahame Wilson of funk. rare groove and
hip hop. I Knucklehead at Glasgow School Of Art (upstairs). l0pm—late. £4 (£2.50 Glasgow School Of Art students). Underground electronics presented by dem DJs Jilkes and Hatch. Into its fourth year and consolidating itself as the club to hear true funk technology. Freaky dancin actively encouraged. I Insise Out at The Arches. l0.30pm- 4am. £l0. 25 April and monthly. Super- charged night of hard. glammy house with a wicked quartet of DJs playing tonight. Sister Bliss. Trade‘s Tony de Vit. Michael Kilkie and Simon Foy. A hot. sweaty. sexy night for y’all. I Legless at Bom. l0.30pm-3am. £7 (£5). Upfront house and garage night in this new venue. I lime at The Lime. llpm—3am. £6 (£4). DJ Fitz with a commercial clubby mix plus £l drink promo. I Lure at R.G.'s. 8pm—midnight. Free. DJs Ziggy and Bob get housey for a crowd heading off to Archaos and Sub Club. Pre-club. I Numb at The Basement. llpm-3am. £6. 25 April and monthly. Deep house and disco from Colin Walker (NYA) and new resident Lawrence Hughes from Bomba Records. They‘ve pencilled in Elliot Eastwick of Paper Recordings to play tonight. but full confirmation hasn’t come through yet. I Polo Lounge at The Polo Lounge. 10.30pm—3am. £5. Take the choice of the Polo Lounge upstairs. open until 3am. downstairs for DJ Ina with a camp mix of housey faves and anthems. or down in the Trophy Room with John for 80s pop. unk and new wave. Gay.
Reds llpm—3am. £6 (£5). A packed night specialising in mainstream dance. funk. rap and house. Intimate. smart and friendly.
I Revolution at Havana. 8pm—midnight. Free. DJ Tchico of Virunga with his lusty Latin sounds at this new bar in town where the Chicago Meatpackers used to be.
I Strawberry Fields at Strawberry Fields. 9pm—3am. £5. Party night with 605 sounds.
I Stereo at The Asylum (Caledonian University Union). 9pm—2am. £3 (free before midnight). Alternative indie night with DJs Rowan and Angela.
I Sub Culture at Sub Club. l0.30pm-5am. £8. Harri and Domenic lord it over the legendary night of nice
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'n‘ groovy. hard hittin'. funky house at the king of Scottish underground dance venues. 25 April. Harri is away. but filling in for him in grand fashion will be Gene Farris. See Hitlist.
I Trash llpm—3am. (£7) £5. House in Room One with DJ Matt. funk in Room Two from Paul N‘Jie. plus eclectic beats by lnnes in Room Three.
I Triumph at The Tunnel. “pm—3.30am. £7 (£5). A huge night of Italian and UK house at one of the country's best looking venues. Colin Tevendale and Steven McCreery take on the main room while Kevin McFarlane and Steven Lee offer up a different vibe with a wide mix of soul. funk and dance classics in Room Two. Smart dress code. l8 April. Parks & Wilson and Jitn Shaft Ryan join the residents. 25 April. place taken over by Cream.
I Under the Inﬂuence at The Bedsit. 9pm-2am. £3. 18 April only. Deep house and dark techno from Glen and Mr Peaches.
I Velvet Rooms lOpm—late. £8 (£4 before midnight). DJ Skud in Room Two with house. garage and club classics. John Lyons in Room One playing mellow hip hop. swingbeat and classic soul.
I Wired at Strathclyde University Student Union (Level 8). l0pm—3am. £2 (£|.50). Dance. indie and 60s. Drinks promos.
I Bamboogie at Babaza. l lpm—3am. £3. Uplifting vocal garage and house from Scott and Geoff. Drinks promos.
I Bennet's ll.30pm-3am. £3 (£2). Up- tempo high energy with Jan Frazer. Gay. Drinks promos.
I Brian and Brian at The Garage (upstairs). llpm-3am. £2 (£ l ). Two DJs called Brian playing indie. Britpop and maybe some retro stuff too. Drinks promos.
I Bubblelicious at Reds. l l pm--3am. £5 (£3). Club classics and a touch of soul plus drinks promos.
I Budda at Budda. 8pm-midnight. Free. New York Alliance’s Colin Walker playing a deep mix to bring your weekend to a close. Drinks promos.
I B.0.P. at Fury Murry‘s. l lpm—3am. £3 (£2). Music your mother would know from DJs Desperate Dave and Weird Phil. Drinks promos.
I Club Jamaica at The Underground (formerly The Venue). l0.45pm-—3am. £2 (£ l ). Reggae night from Sweet T playing dub to soul. all with a reggae tinge. Drinks promos.
New York Alliance's Colin Walker brings the weekend to a close. playing a deep mix at Budda. Glasgow. Sun
I Club Mouth at l3th Note Club. l0pm—2.30am. £2 (free before llpm). Bizarre eclectic mix of ‘Guitar. beats. punk psych. past. present. future‘. with a late drinking. nae dancin' policy brought to you by Marky P et al.
I Cubana Chant at Havana. 8pm-midnight. Free. An evening of easy Latin. Latin-jazz and Latin funk from Simon Hodge (Club Latino) and Charlie lnman. plus guests.
I Cul De Sac Cul De Sac Bar. 9—l lpm. Free. Diarmid and Steve playing an across the board mix of 'Sunday' tunes from tripped out jazz to drum ‘n' bass. I Divine at Brel. 830—! lpm. Andrew and Alan Divine (Glasgow School ofArt) play you the stuff they play for themselves at home. Retro soul. Bobby Gentry. movie themes. etc. Pre-club.
I First Contact at The l3th Note Club (basement). l0pm—3am. £2 (free before I lpm). A blend of drum ‘n' bass front Rob G and Kemal. Note that the l3th Note has now moved to Clyde St and is open as a bar from 8pm.
I Optimo at The Sub Club. llpm—3am. £4 (£3). Twitch (Pure) and Jilkes (Knucklehead) for techno/eclectic/electro action joined by anyone else left standing come Sunday night. Continuing with their theme of messing with people's perceptions they've got Glasgow rocky band V Twin playing live at midnight l9 April. 26 April. they've got Northern soul specialist Scott from Goodfoot playing. I Shirley's Temple at Archaos.
l lpm-3am. £5 (£3). A trippy mix of camp theatricals and hard house soundtrack from the radiant Ms Alston. joined last Sunday of the month by the force that is Maggie from Joy. Paul Traynor in Bar l with R & B. hip hop. swing and soul. Drinks promos.
I Sorted at The Cathouse. l0.30pm—3am. £2 (£l.50; free before
I l.30pm). Indie/alternative vibe with drinks promos.
I Squat at The Apartment. 1 lpm—3am. £5. New night ofextreme aural pleasure with Cris Biguzzi and Jim Hutchison going for zero tolerance of commercial tracks and opting for deep electro. house and techno. Extra sound and £1 drink promos.
'1 Temptation at The Tunnel.
l lpm-3am. £5. End of week blow-out with Ark DJ Simon Foy. Smart dress code.
I Velvet Rooms l lpm—3am. £5. Alan Ronald in Room Two with an open mix from classic house to soul. and Martin Hesketh in Room One playing mellow hip hop. swingbeat and classic soul. All drinks £ l.
I Acadamia de Salsa at Porters. 6.30pm—10.30pm. Highly popular salsa classes. 6.30—8.30pm absolute beginners session starting 20 April; 8.30pm—l0.30 beginners. No partner required. Pre-club. I Bounce at Tin Pan Alley. I lpm—3am. £3 (£2). DJ Suki with bouncey house tunes. Drinks promos.
I Burn at The Apartment. 1 lpm-3am. £3. DJs Norm and Richard with the good time party grooves they used to get up to at Jet. 60p drink promos.
I Echo Beach at The Polo Lounge. 9.30—midnight. Free. DJ Jon playing classic 80s retro with a touch of punk and new wave.
I Speedracer at The Garage. l0.30pm-3am. £3 (£2). Steven mixes up a few indie-dance classics and retro tunes for a busy. up-for-it crowd in the main room. Drinks promos.
I Acadamia de Salsa at Porters. 6.30pm— l0.30pm. Highly popular salsa classes for beginners 6.30pm and intermediate-advanced at 8.30pm. No partner required. Pre-club.
I Brazilica at Havana. 6pm—midnight. Free. Night of Brazilian dance music with DJ Thaissa Domingos and a free dance class at 6pm. Music ranges from Ara Ketu. Chico Cesar to Caetano Velosa