groovin' techno. With fresh pressure from underground guests.

I Happy Mondays at P0 Na Na. 11pm—3am. Free. Various party tunes from DJ Jason and MC Loud in this bustling bar and club.

I Jazz Joint at Henry's Cellar Bar. lOpm-3am. £3 (£2). Contemporary jazz meets futuristic drum 'n' bass at Altered Beats. Ritchie Ruftone mans the decks while some of Edinburgh's key musicians set about constructing the new grooves. Mind-blowing tnodern fusion! Check. check. check!

I The Subway West End 4pm—3am. Price tbc. See Thursdays.

I Trainspotter at The Subway. 10pm—3am. £1 (free for students with matriculation card). A mix of indie and dance.


I Calabash at Negociants. 9pm—3am. Free. Weekly chilled vibes from Gavin the Jazz King and Fawaz.

I C. C. Blooms 1 1pm—3am. Free. Same as Thursdays but with 60s. 70s and 80s tunes.

I Cocktail Society at Wilkie House. 10.30pm-3am. £3. 9 Jun. Fortnightly. Student-only night promising cheap cocktails. cheap thrills and cheap. cheesy tunes. Yes. please!

I Jazz Joint at Henry‘s Cellar Bar. lOpm—3am. £3 (£2). Freestyle hip hop night hosted by DJ Eh” Wun! (Seen). Gar Sturdy. Mr Six. Gravity and various guest musicians. A profound underground experience.

I Motherfunlt at The Venue. 11pm—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 Ruftone.

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

I Soul Mother at Catwalk. 9pm—1am. Free. Cheesy soul (eh?) and classic groove with Bertie.

I The Subway West End 4pm—3am. Price tbc. See Thursdays.


I As You Are at Cafe Graffiti. 10pm—2am. £4 (£3). The Slip Disc Collective playing jazz. hip hop. funk and soul in this lovely venue.

I C.C. Blooms 11pm-3am. Free. See Thursdays.

I Ceroc Dance at Moray House. 7.30-10.30pm. Price tbc. See Mondays. I Cheesecake at The Jaffacake. 9pm—3am. £2. Mixed music policy. from Torn Jones to Howard Jones. Hanson to Jackson. Sash to Johnny Cash. All drinks two for one before 1 lpm.

I Chi at P0 Na Na. 11pm—3am. Free. Soul. funk and disco from Lyley and A.J. in this busy bar-cum-club.

I Curious at The Vaults. 11pm—3am. £3. Weekly student night playing all kinds of variations on the house theme. 1n the top bar area for intimate midweek vibes.

I The Deep End at the Liquid Room. 10.30pm—3atn. £2. Student-orientated night with excellent drinks promos and a wide playlist. taking in chart. indie. 70s. 80s and 90s. Drinks 50p during happy hours.

I The Double Six Club at City Cafe. 8.30pm-1am. Free. Britain's best board games club. offering professional waiting staff dressed in kitsch 'IOs-style clothes and a menu of up to 250 games. Musically they provide Tom Jones. Sergio Mendez. Bacharach and all that. Booking a table in advance is recommended. Call 220 0127 to book. Now on two floors.

I Dub Department at Negociants. 10pm—3am. Free. Spin'tually uplifting dub courtesy of the Rude boys.

I FBI at Potterow Union. 9pm-3am. Price tbc. 3 Jun. lndie club doing a one-

o .

I Girl Meets Boy at The Citrus Club. llpm-3am. £2. Reduced price drinks all night (bottles of beer £1 all night). Acid jazz. 60s soul and funk amidst a colourful

DJ top 5

Michael Kit

Michael Kilkie was the first resident DJ at the Tunnel when it opened eight years ago. He still has a weekly Friday night there. The Arkand , and is a regular full-on house resident at Inside Out (Arches). Atomic Baby (Honeycomb) and the Ministry of Sin (Aberdeen). He runs the fiber Disko record shop in Edinburgh and has just set up two new labels, Fool Boone and Platodn. Wizards of the Sonic': Westbam (Wonderboy)

‘Re-invented as this summer’s anthem.’ ‘Next Llfe': Elevate (Platoon Recordings)

'Tevendale plus Grace plus Kayashi plus Man With No Name equals massive.’ 'Under For Ever‘: 16C+ (Lowsense) 'Breakdown of the year so far.’ 'Distortion': Planoheadz (Incredible) 'Perpetual Motion and Knuckleheadz pump it up for the UK.’

'3 Drives on a Vinyl': Greece 3000 (800] Choons)

‘Hooj Choon indeed !'

backdrop of lava lamps and rnirrorballs. I lntemational Bright Young Thing at Wilkie House. 10.30pm—3am. £3 before midnight; £2 after. Backpackers and locals. with an indie theme. Expect three live bands and three hours of [)Jing. Cheap booze.

I Jazz Joint at Henry's Cellar Bar. 9pm-3am. £3 (£2). Cathy Rae‘s jazz singers night meets DJ Ritchie Ruftone‘s mad beatology. Participating singers' so far have included Subie Coleman from Midnight Blue. Nicola King from Basic Collective and Sylvia Rae frotn Sony Records. Full of surprises.

I Knee Deep at The Venue. 10pm—3am. Free entry. Drinks promos. New weekly hip hop-related night with [)Js The Junior Mac and Super Sub.

I Men Of Leisure at Negociants. 9pm—3am. Free. Trip hop. hip hop and block-rocking beats with Mr A. Mr H and special uests.

I Out lunch at Po Na Na. 11pm-3am. Free. Busy. messy and highly enjoyable fun with H and Johnny Uncut (Tribal Funktion). The Pillow Talk people do cheesy listening from 7—10.30pm.

I Soul Sessions at Catwalk. 9pm—1atn. Free. Nu soul. R & B. funk. dis 0 and swing from Bob Cairns and guests.

I Sound Affects at The Attic. 11pm—3am. £2 before midnight; £3 after. Fisher & Price (Taste) with a less frenzied rendition of their much-loved Sunday night residency. Student-friendly. Drinks promos.

I Sublime at Potterow Union. 9pm—3am. Price tbc. 10 Jun. Trance club with residents Kev Wright and ldge. A one-off event. Drinks promos.

I The Subway West End 4pm—3atn. Price tbc. See Thursdays.

I Vinyl Grooves at The Honeycomb.

l lpm-3am. Free entry. 3 Jun and weekly thereafter. lndie beats club formerly at The Venue. but now at The Honeycomb.



I The Apartment 23 Royal Exchange Square. 221 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 Glazrgge). 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332

I Babaza Ro a1 Exchange Square. 0141 204 010i

I Baby Grand 3 Elmbank Gardens. 248 4942.

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

I Bargo Albion Street. 552 2680. I Bar Miro 36 Kelvingrove Street. 353 0475.

I Bar Sauza (Below R.(i.'s) 73 Queen Street. 221 2200.

I Basement 3244 Queen Street. 226 8990

I Bourbon Street George St. 552 0141.. I Budda 142 St Vincent Street. 221 5660. I The Bedsit 1 Park Drive.339 0432. I Bennet's 80 Glassford Street. 552

5761. I Bett 's Ma onnaise 37 Queen Street. 2| 59 4.

I Blackfriars Under round (below Blackfriars). 36 Bell treet. 552 5924. I Bom 142 Renfield Street. 572 0100. I Brel 39 Ashton Lane. 342 4966.

I The Cathouse 15 Union Street. 248 6606.

I Caledonian University Student Union (Asylum) 70 Cowcaddens Road. 332 0681.

I CCA Cafe Bar 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7864.

I Cleo atra's 508 Great Western Road. elvinbridge. 334 0560.

I Cottiers 93 Hyndland Street.

357 5825.

I Cul De Sac Ashton Lane. 334 4749. Inngards 410 Sauchiehall Street. 333


I Eixx ll 86 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. 332 0691.

I Glasgow Universit Union 32 University Avenue. 33 8697.

I Havana 50 Hope Street. 248 4466

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 th Street. 221 5569.

I McPha b, 23 Sandyford Place.

221 0770.

I Media 8: 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 Margaret Student Union 22 Universit Gardens. 339 '1784.

I RAF C ub 27 Ashley Street. 332 4465 I Rat Trap 9 Brown Street. 221 7233. I Reds 379 Sauchiehall Street.

331 1635.

I R.G.'s 73 Queen Street. 221 2200. I Rocksy's Basement 40 New Sneddon Street. Paisley. 552 5791.

I Rooftops 92 Sauchiehall Street. 332 5883.

I Russell Cafe Bar 77 Byres Road.

334 4973.

I Sadie Frost's 8-10 West George Street. 332 8005.

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

I Strawberry Fields 56 Oswald Street. 221 78 1.

I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street.

248 4600.

I 13th Note 260 Clyde Street.

243 2177

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

I Times Square St linoch Square. 221 6579.

I Trash I97 Pitt Street. 572 3372.

listings DlUBS

I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 1000.

I Variety 401Sauchielta|1 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. Cowgale. 225 8382.

I Assembly Rooms George Street. 220 4348.

I The Basement Broughlon Street. 557 0097.

I La Belle Angele 11 Hasties Close. 225 2774.

I The Bongo Club 14 New Street. 556 5204.

I Cafe Graffiti Mansfield Place Church (bottom of Broughlon 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 Lolhian Road. 229 7670.

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

7Iog'he Citrus Grindlay Street. 622

6. I The City Cafe Blair Street. 220 0125

I Edinburgh Rock Cafe |25a 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 Cowgale. 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 JP'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 Hi thland Hotel) North Bridge. 556 277.

I Moray House Holyrood Road.

556 5184.

I The Moscow Bar South St. David's Street. 5566375.

I Ne ociants Lothian Street.

225 6. 13.

I Oddfellows 14/16 Forrest Road. 220 1816.

I P.J. Lyles 138-140 1.eitlt Walk.

467 7051.

I Po Na Na 2()l‘TCL1L‘Tle Street.

226 2224.

I Potterrow Union Bristo Square. 650 8090.

I Rocking Horse Cowgate. 225 3326. I Royal Highland Exhibition Centre lngliston.

I The Shooting Galler 32 Broughton Street. 557 1 85.

I Stones Frederick Street. 226 1226. I Studio 24 Callon Road. 558 3758. I The Subway Cowgate. 225 6766. I The Subway West End 1.othian Road. 229919 .

I The Ta O'Lauriston Lauriston

Place. 22 4041.

I Teviot Row Bristo Square. 650


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 1442. °

I Walkers 12 Shandwick Place. 476 7613.

I Why Not? The Dome. George

Street. 624 8633. I Wilkie House (.‘owgate. 225 2935.

28 May 11 Jun 1998 THE U3T75