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DJ Top Five

laurence Hughes

Laurence Hughes is one of the residents at The Arches' Friday night Un-cut along

with DJ Q and Silicon $0ul. You’ll find him behind the counter at Glasgow’s

Bomba records every day as well as up

at the October Cafe on a Thursday night.

‘Find A Way': Round 4 featuring Tikiman (Main St)

‘Dub house fusion from Maurizio who can’t be touched for moody atmospheric warm-up grooves.’

“the Black Section': Black Action Committee (DNH) 'Superb deep house groove with Latin

guitar and horns breaking down into a spoken section. Great change of mood

record .'

'All Nite EP': Big Bang Theory (Slip 'n'


'All four tracks are good, but the "No Clothes Dub" is the stand-out; a building cut up groove which really works.’

"the Lovely Assistant': Purpose Maker

(Purpose Maker 6)

'Dirty groove and some top percussion on "The Lovely Assistant", the track which really grabs me'

'We For Real’: Crazy Penis (Paper)

’Breakbeat side is OK, but the other side if a summery house groove with a great bassline and a nice laid-back feel.’ (RVV)

I Club Latino at The Bongo Club. Next

date 3| Jul. Monthly. I Divine Divas at The Venue.

l0pm—3am. £5 (£3); two for the price of

one front 10—l lpm. l0 Jul. livery four weeks. Alley Vegas and Trendy Wendy are your hostesses at this severer popular women only night. See Club News.

I eh1 More at eh I. ‘)pni--latti. Free. Local l)Js spin various funky

garage/house sounds in this intimate bar.

Free entry with good drinks promos. I EVOI at the Liquid Room. l0.30pm—late. £4. A healthy mix of music. taking in anything from Blur. Pavement and ()asis to Public linemy. Jackson 5 and Underworld. A long- running and seriously popular night still doing promos in association with

some of the country's best record labels.

Selected bottles £l before I l.30pm. 66 THE lIST 9-23 Jul 1998

I Fire Island at The Vaults. 9.30piii-3am. £4 before l0piir; £8 (£6) alter. l0 Jul. Monthly. Fun. friendly affair with Blu Peter (now a Fire Island resident) guesting

alongside Gail Sellars and Richie \‘allen/e.

Bootsy and Sir Loin are in the Retro

Shack. WIIIIC'AJ and Bob Cairns are in The

Cellar. Apparently. tonight is a 'Bacon Popper Party". whatever that means.

I Gold at The Attic. llpiii»3arn. £3 (£2 ). A trip to the 80s in pleasant and easy- going surroundings. l)rinks promos.

I Headspin at The Bongo Club. l0.30pm. £5 (£2.50). 10 and 24 Jul. l-our deck action with Colin Millar (Kiss FM ). Allan Dunbar and Steve Aristin dropping a mix of hip hop. soul. house and much. much more.

I Higher Ground at The lloriey'coinb.

I lpm--3ain. £7. l7 Jul. Monthly. Call 041 I 8 16220 for more. Quality garage and house with AJ and lands. _ I High Rollin’ at iN'egociaiits. 9pm 3am. Free. Btisy Friday night in this cool bar. I Jazz Joint at Henry‘s (.‘ellar Bar. 10pm-3am. £4. Soul/ia/J/funk fusion 90s style. Jabba live on I0 Jul. Basic Collective live on l7 Jul.

I Let's Party at Jl’s. 9.30pm Barn. £tbc. An avalanche of party faves in this swinging party club. ()ver 2 ls only. No jeans or trainers.

I Lift at The Vaults. l0.30piii~ 3am. £7 (£5) with residents; £8 (£6) with a guest. l7 Jtil. Fortnightly. HT and Paul with proper underground techno. 'l‘onight's guest is Robert Armani. With 1)] Believe and Patrick llart in the backroom.

I The Living Room 9pm lain. l-i‘ee. Andrew Moisey. l)illon arid Christopher Wright with a freestyle mix of dance sounds in this well-situated bar.

I Madchester at La Belle Angele. llpiii—3:1”). £3.50 riieiiibers; £4 non- members. l7 Jul. Fortnightly. A fun mix of big beat. new indie and classic baggy with Del Kahuna Boy. More info on 65‘.) 5230.

I Made In Iguana at Iguana Cafe Bar. 8pm- lam. Free. Gareth Soiriinerville (Cream. Hard Times. Shiiidig. Sub Club. Yip Yap. Atomic Baby) with a relaxed selection of hip hop. garage and house in this busy bar.

I Magic Moments at The Cavendish. ()plll-gittlll. £5. Over 25s only. Siiiait dress. Nojeans. no trainers. l.ive bands every week. Sixties and 70s music. Ground lloor only.

I The Mambo Club at The Cavendish. l0pm—3am. £tbc. Swing. hip hop and soul upstairs. reggae and ragga downstairs at this long-running night hosted by Sir ()ssie.

I Manga at La Belle Angele. llpiii-5am. £5 ineriibers; £7 non—ineiiibers. It) Jul. Monthly. Scotland's topjungle/drum 'n' bass night licks up its monthly storm with residents Kid and G-Mac rolliii' out the latest dub- plates for an all action crowd. (iuests this month are local spirit Senses and Manchester‘s B.C Future Bound (Identity Recordings). Call 220 5575 for more.

I MIB Presents South Central at Club Mercado. l0.30pm—.’sani. £5. l0Jul. Fortnightly. Rap. funk. hip hop. soul. soca. ragga and Rtli with l)Js TNT and Mr H.

I Midnight Blue at Cafe (irat'tiii. l0pm-2am. £5. l.ive lull/soul/blttcs night. hosted by resident band The MB Players. and resident spinner l)J Tinku. The band play two sets a night. a mellow one at |0.30pm. then a more daiicey one at midnight.

I Mi Salsa at The Bongo Club. ltlpni-Bam. £4.50 (£3.50). I7 Jul. Monthly. Pure old-school salsa.

I Moroccan Clouds at l’o Na Na. l()pin--3aiii. Free before llpiii: £2 after. Weekly. D] 4th \"arriirnt with disco. funk. 60s. 70s. 80s. hip hop and cheese at this busy bar/club.

I Oblivion at Jl’s. 4.30piii- ‘)._‘\()piii. Free. Free hot buffet from 4.30 6.30pm. all drinks two for one. 4.30—5.30pin. all spirits £ 1. 5.30 ~6.30piii. cocktail pitchers £4. 6.30—7.30pm. And music too. riiustii't forget the music. A freestyle mix of pop.

chart and dance to erase that nasty week‘s.


I Normal Presents Wiggle at w’ilkie llouse. l0.30piii—s.‘~aiii. £8 members; £l0 non—members. l0 Jul. Fortnightly llard house and funky techno with Terry Francis and liy il liddie Richards from \Vigglc‘. one of the most respected underground house and techno nights in l.ondon. With the Angel Beats drum 'n‘ bass l)Js through the back. Red/one. with Murray Richardson. Rich Clark and Gordon Whittaker are back iii l’tltllll two on 24 .Itll l’i'c-club action next door Ill The l.i\ Iiig Room. See llit list.

I The Outhouse 5 7pm. l-iee. Chill out downstairs after work w itli chilled tunes and cheap home.

I Planet Earth at The Citrus.

llpiii 3am. £4. A busy and long-running night of 70s and 80s sounds w here New Romantics. piriiks. glani rockers and disco freaks relive the era that others do their best to forget.

I Pure at The Venue. It). i0pin- iaiii. £4 iiienibei‘s'. £6 non-ineiiibers. Prices vary when guests appear. liifo on 558 i824. ()ne of the iiiosi respected house and techno clubs in the t'K. with residents 'l‘w'itch. Brainstorm. Dribbler and The Bill. l’uie also has sister nights in (ilasgow'. Aberdeen. l)uiiifi‘ies. Belfast and l)ubhn. Mills a mixed. friendly. (It'c's\c‘tl-tli)\\ ti crowd. Please note that l’ui'c is going fortnightly li'oiii Ill .Illl. Derrick May guests on 24 .liil. then it's eighth birthday time in August.

I Reaction at The Subway. llpiii 3am. £2; free for students with niati'iculatioii card. Weekly llil\ of chart. dance and classic disco.

I Rebel Waltz at City Cafe. ‘lpiii lain. Free. l7 .ltll. Fortnightly. Murray Richardson drops smooth deep house grooves in the City 2 bar. l'ree entry and drinks promos. This night is now run in association with ('rriri/r'il. the London- based dcep house fair/inc.

I The Rocking Horse at The Rocking Horse. llpiii .iaiii. £l. Three floors of alternative club action. loosely divided between gothic. heavy metal and indie. l)l’lllls'\’ pi'oiiios.

I The Salsa Hut 7 l0..‘\0piir. Free. Cool little Mexican restaurant bridging the gap between great food and great liltlsic‘. \Villt l).I 3 \Vllt‘c‘l I)l'l\‘e (I.L‘t'tl\) bringing the mellow vibes. See Club NCW‘S.

I Salsa Mania at The Venue.

ltlpiii 3am. £5. 17 .liil. Fortnightly. Top llooi'. llot salsa action.

I Seen at The lloiicyconib. Next date 3| .liil. Monthly.

I Sublime at Wilkie llouse.

l0.30prn 3am. £6 members; £8 non- members. l7 Jul. Fortnightly. Top trance and techno with residents Kev Wright and ldgc and their fanatical crowd. (iarage and more chilled house upstairs with Gordon Mac and (iai'y Mac. Call ()l5l 663 5043 l'oi' more.

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

I T.F.I.F. at Cltib Mercado. -Ipiii lllpiii. l-i'ee. Friday nights hay e changed loiey er thanks to Happy Hour 5 6.30pm i U drinks. £l0 bottles of champagne) and great. nostalgic niusic courtesy ol'Treiidy Wendy.

I The Time Tunnel at Club Mercado 10pm Jain. £5. 17 Jul. l-ortnighily. Witness a kaleidoscopic range of music with your hostess Trendy Wendy. lixpect a retro night of 60s. 70s and 80s,

I Triptonite North at The lloiieycoiiib. l0..‘\0prii 3am. £8.50. I0 Jul. Fortnightly. Residents Stuart Duncan. (iaieth Soriiriici'v die and Adrian Davenport are joined by 'l‘oniislav iJl).l/C|ub Class) for garage and hard house. l’ie-elub party in Iguana fioiii 0pm.

I Underworld Vibes at Baiiiieiriians. ‘lpiii lain. Free. l.ocal l)Js spin pie-club vibes in this popular bar Tonight. it‘s garage and house.

I VOOdOO ill The \"dttlts. NL'U date .24 Jul. Monthly. Call 0408 70.‘s086 for more. I Walkers 4pm 3am. l-i'ee before l0.30pin. £5 after. (ii'oup concessions available. ()v er 2 Is. Siiiart dress. Happy Hour 4 8pm. With local residents. Fun music. fun crowd.

. I What It Is at City 2. ‘Ipiii laiii. Free.

l0 and 24 Jul. Fortnightly Bob Cairns with a healthy llll\ of funk. soul. swing. hip hop and disco at this new City Cafe night.

I The Wheel at Moray llouse

llpiii 4am £l students. £2 (‘1‘kl\ll]kik.lllT\T[‘(Tl‘. l)tilil.s Ll lit‘l'titt‘ midnight. £1 6t) .ifter Students and guests only.

IW.J.Christies lllpiii laiii l'iee, ltl .lttl. Fortnightly. liidiistztal. gotlzic dance music with DJ l’aul Reitiiie

I Work at The Shooting (ialleiy. ‘t‘dlprn iaiii. £5. l',‘ llil Monthly .-\ mix of hip hop. diiiiii 'n' bass. soul. iiiiik. disco. deep house. gaiage and hard house. \Vith ( 'huiiipstei. Bob Cairns. Mike Shy and Donnie ( 'aiiieioii

guests -\ iiiix


I Arakataca at The Bongo t Tub ‘).5llptti .‘yani £5 (£4) l8 Jul. Fortnightly: The best iii .-\2io l aiiii dance with l)Js /iipp.i liiglese fBogota) .itiil .laffai tSenegali l'iee (lance class at ‘Jnillpm.

I Atomic Baby at The lioiieycoiiib. llpiii 3am. £8. l8 .Itll fortnightly. Big. bouncy. Furo housey party piiiiipeis troiii Darren l)a\ ies. Michael Kilkie and /..iiiiiiro iii the ii.aiii iooiii. (iaiage anal deeper soiiiids through the back w itli (iaieth Soiiiiiieiy ille. Busy and dressy. with a good .rtiiiosphere.

I Bent at The Shooting (ialleiy.

llpiii iaiii. £tbc. ll Jul. Monthly. Big gay action with Maggie Joy and friends. I Big Beat at ( .ile (iratfiti. Next date 1 Aug. Monthly.

I Burger Queen at Club Mercado has now finished.

I Catwalk llpiii laiii. l-iee (ioidon Whittaker and l‘ailey Sniooy e playing a varied selection ol't'tilttitetl beats to shake your thing to_

I CC. Blooms l lpiii iaiii. l iee. See Thursdays

I Century 2000 llpiii Rani £5 See l'i'iday's.

I colours Of Love at Cltib Mercado llpiii 4aiii. £8 riieiiibeis‘. L Ill iioii iiiciiibeis. Meriibeiship applications and club iiifoiiiiation on 0l6‘)8 276866 ll .Iiil. l-ortiiightly All drinks £l before tiitdtitght. Bottle ol bubbly £lll .ill itrs'hl l’roper party garage and house w itli the fuii-loyiiig Colours crew. lliess up to fit in. Col llaiiiiltoii lioiii l.ush. Northern Ireland guests. With Crosby in support. I Disco Inferno at The Venue. l0..‘y0piii 5:1”). £6. ll .lul. Fortnightly

I Thtcc burning lloois ol hot disco action

with MC (his and l)Js l me and Nick Silver. (Inc of the busiest clubs in the capital. Now iiito its sixth year

I The at The \Vc't' lst'il liill

llpiii .iaiii £5 ineiiibeis; £1.50 iioii iiieiiibers. .'\ varied play list taking in soiil. hits. new wave. indie. izoitheiii. soundtracks and much. much more. There's a very cheap bar as well l'tt‘t‘ photographic iiieiiibei‘sliip available on the night.

I eh1 More at elil "piii laiii lie.- l'iee entry. quality iiiiisrc and good diiiiks pioiiios iii this pie club i‘at. Yogi llatightoti w ill) the gaiage atitl \Iltl skool flavours on It .Itll. Murray Richardson on IS Jtil with a deep house giooy e.

I Energise at Subway llpiii iaiii £2. Various party sounds

I FBI at Moray llouse llpiii 4aiii £4 18 .Itll. l-oi’tiiiglitly. The busiest and best indie night in Scotland.

I Fly at The Rocking Horse llpiii iaiii £3 (includes entry to l'lt‘ll/y and Toiiib Raider on the other two lloois). liidie and clietiiical beats.

I Frenzy ill The Rocking IIHT\C

llpiii .iaiii. £i (includes access to lb and Tomb Raider oh the other two floors). Rock and alternative

I Frog at Studio 24. U illpiii iaiii. U before IlHllpni: £5 after. 20 Jul. Monthly. With Mike Shy t|.uvely). Jared tl.uvely) and Strax (Nexus).

I Going Places at the MGM (ant-iii... |.othiaii Road. Next date 27 Jul.

I Hanky Panky at I.;t Belle Angele. llpiii Jain. £4. I8 Jul. Fortnightly. A