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72 THE “ST 28 May — 11 Jun 1998
I Bionic at The Attic. llpm-3am. £3 (£2). A new weekly offering frotn the Evol stable. presenting baggy Manc sounds and indie beats. Drinks protnos. I Catwalk 9pm—latn. Free. ()pen decks session - bring a tape down to The Catwalk witlt all yottr details and. who knows. maybe you‘ll be next on the decks.
I CC. Blooms l lpm—3am. Free. Free club downstairs at this popular gay pub. playing a party mix of commercial dance and hi-energy house. Full to bursting at weekends.
I Ceroc Dance at St Stephen's Church. Howe Street. 7.3()~ I().3()pm. Price tbc. Learn Ceroc. a hugely popular. easy-to- learn form of tnodernjive. No need to book. no experience required. just turn up and let the teachers and DJ give you a great night.
I The Deep at The Vaults. l().30ptn—3am. £3. 4 Jun. Monthly. Drinks promos. lntergalatic house grooves with DJ Cameron 8: The Phat Controller. Funky vibes & drum 'n' bass through the back with Captain Mum and Kaiser Sose.
I eh1 more at eh I. 9pm—lam. Free. Dolphin Boy with quality house on the first and third Thursdays of the month. T- J Crossley on the second and fourth with hip hoppy. housy sounds.
I Ekwanolts at Wilkie House. llpm-3am. £3.99. plus a lp tip. ll Jun. Fortnightly. New fortnightly pumping house party with residents Darren Ellis and Rudy. Neil Ferguson (Highlander. Room At The Top) guests.
I Fiction at The Vaults. Next date 18 Jun. Monthly.
I The Greenhouse at The HoneyComb. llpm--3am. Free entry. 28 May attd l l Jun. Fortnightly. Chicago house and funky Detroit techno grooves. With DJs A.. l).. attd J. (‘amtnat'a in a four-deck special. Hip hop. disco and funk through the back with Dribbler. The Junior Mac and Super Sttb.
I Infiltration at Wilkie House. l().3()pm. £4 (£3). 4 Jun. Fortnightly. Fresh. experimental house and techno. Drinks £l all night. Residents are (i. Kasbah. Rob Dylan. Bert. Cal and The Mole. James Wylie plays a live set.
I In Yer Face at The Tap ()‘l.auriston. 9pm—lam. Free. 4 Jttn. Fortnightly. Techno. hard house. trance and jungle iii the re-vamped Tap.
I Jazz Joint at Henry's Cellar Bar. l()ptn—3atn. £4 (£3). Kulu‘s Tigers take a break. giving over the night to DJ Fh'.’ Wunl. with a battd to be confirmed. its likely to be Phil Bancroft experimenting with drum 'n' bass and jazz.
I La Fromagerie at The Meadows Bar. 9pm- lam. Free. 4 Jun. Fortnightly. Fasy listettittg. mellow jazz. ht-NRG disco and tasty cheese.
I Lari at The Tap ()‘ Lauriston. 9pm—lam. Free. 28 May and II Jun. Fortnightly. Free techno attd live sets in the re-vamped Tap. There ain‘t no charge for having it Larj!
I Kinky Indie at The Citrus Club. llpm—3am. £2. A club working on the premise that guitars aren't going out of fashion. Classic indie and alternative. old and new. Drinks promos all night.
I The Living Room 9pm—lam. Free. DJ 4th V presents a fusion of soul. funk and hip hop in the bar.
I Love Breaks at Po Na Na. llpm—3am. Free before I lpttt. £2 after. h'letttbership available. Various funky sounds with Simone and Dr Jon.
I The Mambo Club at The Cavendish. lOpm-late. £4 (£3). Swing. hip hop. funk and soul.
I Mexican Borders at The Venue.
‘ llpm—3am. £3.50 (£3). 28 May and H
Jun. Fortnightly. New Latin dance night on the top floor of The Venue.
I Ripped at The Jaffacake. l lpm—3am. £2. Weekly mix of pop and indie. Vodka is 20p a shot. tequila 50p and selected
beers 60p. Mine's a Big Hangover On Friday please. barman!
I Shag at The Rocking Horse. llpm—3am. £3. Pop music. prizes and surprises. with lovely drinks promos
(l lpm- 1 am. selected spirits 60p).
I The Subway West End 4pm—3am. Price tbc. Student-orientated venue from the same people behind the Subway in the Cowgate. The music is suitably varied — front 60s to 90s — and the drinks are double-cheap. Open seven nights a week. with DJs on every night.
I Thursday Night Fever at tlte Liquid Room. I().30pm—3am. £3. Cheap drinks (selected spirits 50p. selected bottled beers £1) and various soul/disco/dance sounds.
I Vibe at The Wee Red Bar. 10.30pm-3am. Free. 28 May and ll Jun. Fortnightly. Robert Connor and Silver Storic trip through tech-house attd trance. I The Unspoken Thing at Negociants. 9pm—3am. Free. Trip hop. hip hop. drutn 'n' bass and beats 'n' scratches frottt Edinburgh's deadliest sonic saviours.
I Apex at Studio 24. l().30pm—3am. Price tbc. 29 May. Fortnightly. Hard house. trance and techno frotn residents Steve and Al.
I As It Comes at Wee Red Bar. l()pm—3am. £350. 29 May. Featuring the return of dancefloor rocker Deejay E.N.F. Visuals. instruments and samplers. I Bass City Rollaz at The Venue. lOpm—3am. £3. 29 May. Monthly. New drum ‘n‘ bass night with Ritchie Rufftone and Vital Signs djing. A Motherfunk production. Top floor.
I Bizarre at The Gallery. l()pm—3am. Free. Nuclear guitars. chemical beats. Bizarre. unusual. but always intriguing. Preceded by live bands. See Rock & Pop listings for details.
I Boogie Mo Dynamo at The Venue. l().3()ptn-3am. £4 members; £5 non—members. 5 Jtitt. Fortnightly. Proper big beat supplied by Wreckage. Fat Knuckles and Smack.
I Catwalk 9pm—lattt. Free. Phil Alcock antl Steve Abraham take turns to drop mellow. funky garage and house.
I Cathouse at The Rocking Horse. llpm-3am. £3; £2 with flyer. Price includes entry to Katch and Voodoo Chile. Popular night of rock/indie-based sounds.
I C. C. Blooms | lpm--3am. Free. See Thursdays.
I Century 2000 llpm—3atn. £5. Over 18s. Commercial dance music for a mainstream city centre crowd. No ripped jeans. steel toe-caps or trainers.
I Club Bezique at The Wee Red Bar. llpm—3am. £5 (£4). 29 May. Monthly on last Friday of the month. Fun 80s night where people are encouraged to dress up and relive the decade that style forgot.
I Club Latino at The Bongo Club. llpm—3am. £6 (£5). 5 Jun. Monthly. Much-loved Latin fiesta mixing DJs and live bands. Free dance class at 10.30pm. I Divine Divas at The Venue. Next date l2 Jun. livery four weeks.
I eh1 More at ehl. 9pm-lam. Free. Local DJs spin quality garage and house in this intimate bar. Gordon Mac and Gary Mac on 29 May. Gav l.er on 5 Jun. Good drinks promos.
I Evol at the Liquid Roottt. l().30pm—late. £4. A healthy tnix of music. taking in anything from Blur. Pavement and ()asis to Public Enemy. Jackson Five and Underworld. A long- runtting attd seriously popular night — still doing promos itt association with some of the country's best record labels. Selected bottles £l before Il.3()pm.
I Fire Island Summer Ball at The Vaults. 9.30pm-3am. £4 before l()pm; £8 (£6) after. l2 Jun. Fire lslattd returns for one of its big parties. this time bringing you Dusty 0 (Miss Moneypennysfl'rade). Yogi Haughton (Phat Pharm). Wreckage (Boogie Mo Dynamo/Wall Of Sound). Queen Nadine (live PA). Kev Wright (Sublime) and club residents Blu Peter. Gail Sellars. AJ and Sir Loin. Let'sjust hope that there's enough room for all