Clubs listings


I Evol at the Liquid Room. l().3()pm-5am. £4. A healthy mix of music. taking in anything from Blur. Pavement and ()asis to Public Enemy. Jackson 5 and Underworld. Selected bottles £l hefore ll.3()pm.

I Fire Island at Wilkie House. Monthly. Next date l2 Sep.

I Gold at The Attic. llpm—3am. £3

(£2). A trip to the 80s in pleasant and easy-going surroundings. Drinks promos.

I Higher Ground at The Honeycomb.

llpm—5am. £7 (£6). l4 Aug. Fortnightly.

Mr Todd and Dr Arjun in the main room playing deep house and garage. Lyley and Gino through the back with funk. rare groove and soul.

I High Rollin' at Negociants. 9pm—3am.

Free. Busy Friday night in this cool bar.

I International Club Festival at Teviot Row (Venue l-l). ()pin—late. £5. 14 Aug. Five clubs over five levels for £5. Hit Teviot Row to see ,llitmug team tip with Colours for their residents night. DJs '/.ammo. Murray Richardson. Jon Mancini and Ian ‘Boney‘ Clark whip up a storm.

I Jazz Joint at Henry‘s Cellar Bar. l0pm—3am. £5 (£4). Kevin Mackenzie's Swirler play live on H Aug. Basic

G oi n g Pl Edinburgh: Beck's Spiegeltent. Sat, 15 8: 29 Aug 'Nice soft pop music, good mix and gentle company. Nobody seems to bother about how we dance. It’s very pleasant.’

- 'I wush the dancefloor was bigger because we want to be pretty expressive, don’t we7 We mooove . . .' 'Yeah, it's nice to see so many glamorous people. There's about half a ton of glitter in there already.’


86 THE lIST 13—20 Aug 1998

Collective follow on 21 and 28 Aug.

I Let's Party at JPs. 9.30pm—3am. An avalanche of party faves in this swinging party club. Over 21s only. No jeans or trainers.

I Lift at The Vaults. 10.30pm—5am. £8 (£6). l4 Aug. Fortnightly. This one will be storming with guest Aaron Liberator (Stay Up Forever Recs. London) LFT and Paul with proper underground trance and techno. With DJ Believe and Prophet in the backroom playing pretty much anything they feel like. See Hit list.

I The Living Room 9pm-lam. Free. Andrew Moisey. Dillon and Christopher Wright with a freestyle mix of dance sounds in this well-situated bar.

I Lucious at The Ark. lOpm-3am. £6. Massive party music with the Woosh team and a tight but polite door policy. I Madchester at La Belle Angele. llpm—late. £4 (£3.50). 14 Aug. Fortnightly. A great mix of all your big beat. indie and baggy type tunes.

I Made In Iguana at Iguana Cafe Bar. 8pm—lam. Free. It's going to be Gareth Somerville. he's going to be playing hip hop. house and garage and it's going to be busy. Are you going to be there?

I Magic Moments at The Cavendish. 9pm-3am. £5. Over 25s only. Smart dress. No jeans. no trainers. Live bands every week. Sixties and 70s music. Ground floor onl .

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

I Manga at La Belle Angele. llpm—Sam. £12 (£10 members). 21 Aug. Monthly. Get your tickets in advance from Fopp and Ripping Records because you know Fabio. yes Fabio will command a busy audience. All hail. See preview.

I MIB Presents South Central at Club Mercado. Fortnightly. Next date 21 Aug. I Midnight Blue at Cafe Graffiti. 10pm—2am. £5. Live jazzjsoul/blues night. hosted by resident band The MB Players. and resident spinner DJ Tinku. The band play two sets a night. a mellow one at l0.30pm. then a more uptempo one at midnight.

I Moroccan Clouds at P0 Na Na. l()pm-3am. Free before 1 lpm; £2 after. Weekly. DJ 4th Varmint with disco. funk. 60s. 70s. 80s. hip hop and cheese at this busy bar/club.

I Oblivion at JPs. 4.30—9.30pm. Free. Free hot buffet from 4.30-6.30pm; all drinks two for one. 4.30-5.30pm; all spirits £ 1. 5.30-6.30pm; cocktail pitchers £4. 6.30—7.30pm. And music too. mustn't forget the music. A freestyle mix of pop. chart and dance to erase that nasty week's work.

I Noa 9pm-3am. Free before I lpm; £3 before midnight; £6 after. Stylish new venue which is starting to pull the crowds.

I Normal at Wilkie House. Normal has now finished for the Festival. Info on 0410 778 296.

I Planet Earth at The Citrus. llpm-3am. £4. A busy and long-running night of 70s and 80s sounds where New Romantics. punks. glam rockers and disco freaks relive the era that others do their best to forget.

I Pure at The Venue. Fortnightly. Next date is their eighth birthday bash on 21 Aug.

I Reaction at The Subway. llpm-3am. £2; free for students with matriculation card. Weekly mix ofchart. dance and classic disco.

I Rebel Waltz at City Cafe. 9pm-lam. Free. l4 Aug. Fortnightly. Murray Richardson packs them in with his quality deep house and techno music and DJ Keats is his special guest.

I the Rocking Horse at The Rocking Horse. 1 lpm-3am. £l. Three floors of alternative club action. loosely divided