CLUBS listings


I Soul Agenda at McChuilts. 8pm—midnight. Free. 29 Aug and monthly. The Top Rank collective spinnin the best in northern soul. funky hammon . R&B and Motown. Drinks romos.

I Stoned Love at T e Bedsit. 9pm—2am. £2 (free before 11pm). 5 Sep and monthly. New night of soul. blaxploitation and trojan reggae.

I Strawberry Fields at Strawberry Fields. 9 m—3am. £5. 60s to 80s pop. soul. fun . motown. party tunes plus cult videos and news reels. Drinks promos 9—1 lpm.

I Sub Culture at Sub Club. 10.30pm—5am. £8. Harri and Domenic lord it over the legendary night of nice ’n’ groovy. hard-hittin‘. funky house at the king of Scottish under round dance venues. This is still one o the hottest. ass-shakin'. no-holds barred nights in the country.

I Trash at Trash. llpm—3am. (£7) £5. Dressy. slightly older (but still up for it) crowd with house and garage in Room One from DJs Mathew and Peter and soul. swing and R&B in Room Two from Paul N'Jie.

I Triumph at The Tunnel. llpm—3.30am. £7 (£5). A huge night of ltalian and UK house at one of the country's best looking venues. Colin Tevendaie and Steven McCreery take on the main room while Kevin McFarlane and Steven Lee offer up a different vibe with a wide tnix of soul. funk and dance classics in Room Two. Smart dress-code. Now with drinks promos all night all the way through the summer.

I Velvet Rooms 10pm—3pm. £8 (£4 before midnight). DJ Scud in Room Two with house. garage and club classics. John Lyons in Room ()ne playing mellow hip hop. swingbeat and classic soul.

I Wired at Strathclyde University Student Union (Level 8). 10pm—3am. £2 (£1.50) open to students and four guests. Dance. indie and 60s from DJ John Aldiss. Drinks promos.


I Bennet's 11.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Up- tempo high energy with John Frazer. Gay. Drinks promos.

I Brian And Brian at The Garage (upstairs). 11pm—3am. £2 (£1). Two DJs called Brian playing indie. Britpop and maybe sotne retro stuff too. Drinks promos.

I Budda at Butida. 8pm—midnight. Free. New York Alliance‘s Colin Walker playing a deep mix to bring your weekend to a close. Drinks promos.

I Bom Bank Holiday Special at The Bom. 11pm-3am. £6. 30 Aug only. Tin Tin Out's Darren Stokes is making a weekend of it playing at inside Out the night before and then here on the Sunday. Joining him will be Colin Hamilton (Lush - Ireland). Kris Keegan (23rd Precinct) and Neil MacKay (Sly).

I Club Mouth at The 13th Note Club. 10pm—2.30am. £2 (free before 11pm). 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 Charlie inman plus guests.

I Cul De Sac Cul De Sac Bar. 9—1 1pm. 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. 8.30—1 lpm. Andrew and Alan Divine (Glasgow School Of Art) play you the stuff they play for themselves at home. Retro soul. Bobby Gentry. movie themes. etc. Pre-club.

I Disco Extravaganza. at Fury Murry’s. 1 1pm-3am. £3 (£2). Studenty night of party tunes from DJs Dave and Phil. All drinks £ I.

I Jill Mingo at Russell’s Bar/Cafe. 8—11pm. Free. Jill Mingo with her legendary lounge core. easy listening experience and no doubt some fluffy cows joining her too.

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I Leroc at The David Lloyd. Paisley. 7.30—10.30pm. £2 (free if you mention The List). French jive classes open to all. Also in Glasgow on Wednesdays.

I Ll uld Cool at Babaza. 10pm-3am. £5 (£3). plifting vocal garage and house from Stevie Middleton. Chris Harris. Geoff Montford with Simon Foy

monthl . Drinks promos.

I 0 tamo at The Sub Club. 11pm—3am. £4 ( 3). Freakbeat electro. driving Detroit and 80s synthpop from yer hosts Jilkes and Twitch plus live bands and film events. Drinks promos all night. Aug 30 Optimo are proud to welcome the Detroit ‘Prince of Techno' Blake Baxter in his guise as B.Bax. See Hitlist.

I Please Yourself at Trash. 1 lpm—3am. £5 (£3). Paul N‘Jie with a mellow Sunday mix frotn funk. soul. swing anti hip hop to garage. Drinks promos.

I Shirley's Temple at Archaos. llpm—3am. £5 (£3). Ms Alston becomes Jonnie Rocket playing a hard house soundtrack iii the main room while all about him things get a bit weird. Stilt walkers. fire eaters. trapeze artists. tattoos. ear piercing and anything else they fancy booking. Paul Traynor and Thomas Kelly are resident in Bar 1 with R&B. hip hop. swing and soul. Drinks promos.

I Sorted at The Cathouse. 10.30pm—3am. £2 (£1.50; free before 11.30pm). indie/alternative vibe with drinks promos.

I Straight Ahead at McChttill's Way Out West. 8pm—l lptn. Free. Gootifoot mob and friends playing an extremely diverse selection of soul. jazz. futtk attti dub. Check out the related Uptigitt night at the Bedsit fortnightly too.

I Student Crossing at Strawberry Fields. 1 1pm—3am. £2. 60s-90s indie/pop/psychedelic sounds and cult videos. Entry includes free hot dog/veggie dog and chips. Drinks promos.

I Super Disco at The Apartment. llpm-3am. £3. The Super Disco crew with an end of week disco biow otit. £1 a drink.

I Velvet Rooms 11pm~3attt £5. Martin Hesketh in Room ()ne. playing mellow hip hop. swingbeat and classic soul. Alan Ronald itt Rooni Two. with an open mix frotn classic house to soul. All drinks £ 1.


I Burn at The Apartment. 1 1pm—3am. £3. DJs Norm and Richard with the good-time party grooves they used to provide at Jet. 60p drinks promos.

I Echo Beach at The Polo Lounge. 9.30-midnight. Free. DJ Jott playing classic 80s retro with a touch of punk and new wave.

I Speedracer at The Garage. 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Steven mixes tip a few indie-dance classics anti retro tunes for a busy. up-for-it crowd in the tnain room. Drinks promos.


I Brazilica at Havana. 6pm~midnight. Free. New summer season of Brazilian dance music with special guest Patti Welsh (Radio Clyde). Happy hour until 7pm.

I Buffo at The 13111 Note Club (ground floor). llpm—3am. £1. Jer (from Dawson) hits the turntables with some noisy guitars. dub. drum 'n‘ bass. hip hop and jarring unrelated chunks of folk music from around the globe.

I Ceroc Dance at The Underground. 7.30—10.30pm. £4.50 (£3.50). Ceroc is an easy-to-learn. modern jive with classes here every week. Beginners are welcome. No dance experience is required and you don‘t need to bring a partner as the teaching methods ensure everyone mixes together. No need to book. either.

I Eden at The Velvet Rooms.

1 lpm—3am. £3 (£2). Alan Ronald plays Britpop in Room ()ne and Scott Mckay plays mellow house in Room Two. Drinks romos.

I Flun at The Lime. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). Student charty. party mix with vodka. Wild Turkey and promo beers all for 70p.


Glasgow venues

I The A artment 23 Royal Exchange Square. 21 7080.

I Archaos 25 Queen Street. 204 3189. I The Arches Midland Street (off Jamaica Street). 221 4001.

I The Arena 15—27 ()swald Street. 221 3010.

I The Attic (enter throttgh The Glttyggei. 490 Sauchiehaii Street. 332

I Babaza Ro 'al lixchange Square. 0|4l 204 010i

I Baby Grand 3 liimbank Gardens. 248 4942.

I Bacchus 8(1 Glassfot'd Street. 572 0080.

I Bar 10 10 Mitchell Lane (otl' Mitchell Street). 221 8353.

I Bargo Albion Street. 552 2680.

I Bar Miro 36 Kelvingrove Street. 3530475.

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

I Basement 32—«14 Queen Street. 226 8990.

I Bonkers Hope St. 248 5884.

I Bourbon Street (ieorge St. 5520141.. 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 '5 Ma onnaise 37 Queen Street. -21 59. 4.

I Blackfriars Underground thelow Blackfriars). 36 Bell Street. 552 5924. I Bom 142 Renfield Street. 572 010(). I Brel 39 Ashton Lane. 342 4966.

I The Cathouse 15 l'nion Street. 248 6606.

I Caledonian University Student Union (Asylum) 70 (‘owcatitiens Roati. 3320681.

I CCA Cafe Bar 350 Sattcltieltall Street. 332 7864.

I Cleo atra's 508 (it-eat western Road. lselvinbridge. 3340560.

I Cottiers 93 liyndlanti Street.

357 5825.

I Cul De Sac Ashton Lane. 334 4749. I Edwards 41() Sattcitiehall Street. 333 1138.

I Fiddler’s Court 45-47 Bell Street. 552 3539.

I Fixx ll 86 Miller Street. 221 1568. I Fury Murry's 9t) Maxwell Street. 22l 6.51 l.

I The Garage 490 Sattcliieltall Street. 332 1120.

I Pump at Betty's Mayonnaise.

llptn 3am. £3 (£2). Paul 'l'raynor with a happy tnix of house. hip ltop. funk and disco in tire intimate atmosphere of Betty 's. Drmks protnos.

I Shooting Stars at The Garage.

llptii ~3am. £3 (£2 1. insane. drunken shenanigans eased along nicely by the charty choons of Gerry anti lain iii the main room. Staggering drink promos. I The Shimmy Club at Bettnets. 11.30pm -3am. £3 (£1.50). Raymond Davt'en's party-type affair at the straight night itt this gav venue. Drinks promos. I Strictly Swing at the BB Hall (168 Bath Street). 7.30pm—late. Rhythttt. blues and west coast swing dance class at 7.30pm sharp and then dancing until late.

i I T.I.T at Trash. 10.30pm—3am. £2.

; Studentish night featuring DJ Rory with house classics and fttture anthems in

Room ()ne; Grahame with student faves in Rootti Two; and extra beats in Room Three. Drinks promos.


I 705 Wonderland at The Cathouse. llpm—3am. £2 (£1.50; free before 11.30pm). Seventies disco and ftttik with drinks promos.

I Bennets 11.30pm—3am. £2.50 (£1.50). DJ Sara with upbeat dance. Gay. Drinks promos.

I Big Daddy at The 13111 Note Club. llpm--3ant. £1. Big Daddy ensures its he's presenting 'a half-nelson of ftttik. jazz. hip hop and petite beats' every week so make of that what you will.

I Chopper at Archaos. 1().30pm—3.3()am. £3 (£2). House. 90s

. I Nice 'n' Sleazy 421 Sauchiehall

I Sadie Frost’s 8—10 West George

I Variety 401Sauchiehall Street. I Yo Yo 31 Queen Street. 248 8484.

: hop/rap night Juice iti Room Two once a

1 Records. guestittg every week with a

disco and pop front Jim da Best and hip

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 lronhorse Bar West Nile Street. 332 2215

I King Tut's Wah Wah Hut St Vincent Street. 221 5279.

I Lautrec's 14 Woodlands Terrace. 332 70l3.

I Lime (formerly The Cotton Club) 5 Scott Street. 332 0712.

IMcChuils Way Out West 14

Kelvinhau h 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.

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 9784.

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 4() New Sneddon Street. Paisley. 552 5791.

I Rooftops 92 Sattchiehall Street.

332 5883.

I Russell Cafe Bar 77 Byres Road.

334 4973.

Street. 332 8005.

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

I Strawberrg Fields 56 ()swaltl Street. 221 78 1.

I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street. 248 4600.

I 13th Note 260 Clyde Street. 243 2177

I Tin Pan Alley Mitchell Street. (ilasgow. 248 7. 77.

I Times Square St tinoeh Square. 221 6579.

I Trash 197 Pitt Street. 572 3372. I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 1000.

332 4449. I The Velvet Rooms Sauehiehall Street. 332 ()755.

month. Drinks promos. I Cul De Sac (‘ttl De Sac Bar. 9—1 1pm. Free. Richard Browtt. of Glasgow‘s Soma

huge pile of white labels. Drinks promos. I Dance Cafe at The Blythswood Hall. 260 Bath Street. 7.30—1().30pm. £2 (free if you mention The List). l.eroc modern jive classes to chart. swing and soul. Beginners welcome.

I FAB at Babaza. 11pm-3am. £3 (£2). DJ Skud with funky house anti garage grooves. hip hop anti R8413. moving his night front the now defunct Red to this venue. Drinks promos. The club is open as a bar before 1 1pm with free entry.

I Jengaheads at The Living Rootn. 9pm—mitlnight. Free. Mainly big beat session with some daft tunes thrown iii for good measure. from the stars in the ascendant Jengaheatis (Paradise island). Drinks prontos.

I Pushy at The Velvet Rooms. 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Stevie Smith with happy house. garage and classic dance iii the main room.

I Salsa Y Sabor at Havana. 6pm—midnight. Free. Latin divas Ana (Virunga) and Shannon present a delicious blend of hard and soft salsa (1 tend to prefer crunchy myself) and merengue.

I Soundcheck Club at Strawberry Fields. 9pm—3am. £3. Now moved from the Thursday nights. a great opportunity to see four new local bands each week. Bands on until midnight and then it’s party tunes for the rest of the night.

I Sticky Fingers at The Attic (Garage entrance). 10.30pm—3am. £2 (£1). Gerry with indie and retro sounds. Drinks promos.