dtih. (‘heek otit the related l'ptight night at tlte Bedsit fortnightly too.

I Student Crossing at Strawberry Fields. ‘lprri-~3.'iirt. £2. (\(ls tl(ls indte/ptrp/psy'chedelic sounds and cult videos. lintry includes free hot dog/veggie dog and chips. Drinks promos.

I Tunnel Bank Holiday Special at The Tunnel. llpm 5am. £lt). 27 Sep only. Judge Jules. Seh Fontaine and The Shy Brothers in tlte first room pltrs Kevin .‘vlcl‘arlaite and Stephen l.ee ill the back room. Drinks promos.

I Velvet Rooms llpm-3am. £5. Martin Hesketh irt Room ()ne. playing mellow ltip hop. swingheat atid classic soul. Alan Ronald in Room Two. with an open mix from classic house to soul. All drinks £ 1. I Uptight at The Bedsit. l(lpm--2am £4 (£3). 2 ()ct and monthly. Specialist Northern Sotil and Hammond iii/I nigltt from the long-established (ioodfoot iiioh playing to a kntwvletlgeahle and tip lor' it crowd.


I Burn at The .-\par'tnient. llprrt -3anr. £3 (free if you work in a ptth or a hart. DJs Norm and Richard with the good-time party gr'oov es tltey itsed to provide at Jet. Dead busy. arid silly. itrayhe something to do with the (rtlp drinks promos melhinks. I Cleopatras at (‘leopati'as lt).3()ptn 2.3(lanr. £2 t£l l Pop. 7(ls and Slls party tunes plus drinks promos. I Echo Beach at The Polo Lounge. 9.30 midnight. Free. DI ,lon playing classic Stls retro w till a totrcli of pttttk and new wave. I Happy Mondays at The Barony Bar (Strathclyde l'ntvet'sity l’nroni. Spin laitt. l5ree, ('lassrc indie tunes l'ioin lltc‘ likes UT The ls’ttsL‘S. (illatldlillls. Ni litienne and trrrstrr't‘rtsrngly The Happy Mondays Drinks prorrros. I Speedracer at The Garage lll,3(lpnr 3am. £3 (£2) Steven Ini\es up a few indie dance classics aird rt tr'o tunes for a busy. tip-for-it crowd in the main room. Drinks promos. I Nice 8t Sleazy ‘Ipm l2anr. l-t'ee. l{\treniely popular DJs from Psy-phi drop in to this student pr'e-cluh night.


I 99p at The Barony Bar i Strathclyde l'irivcrstty l‘niont. .Spnr him. free. Most drinks are ‘Np and you' ve got classic party tunes from l).l Phil.

I Brazilica at Havana. (rpm :nrdnight. Free New summer \.'.t\i‘-ll ot Bra/than dance music with special gtiest l’ml \Velsli rRadio (‘iyde- Happy hour until "pm

I Buffo at The l3ili Note ( 'ltih (ground lloori llprrr 3am. £l. lei «tioirt

Daw sonr hits the turntables w llll sotrte noisy gttrtais. duh. drtinr 'rr‘ hass. hip hop and iai‘tirrg tttirclated chunks of folk music from around the globe.

I Ceroc Dance at The l'ntleigrotintl.

' 3“ lll.3(lp:n. £~i.5(lt£3.5ll~ \(‘eroc is air easy ~to-learn. triodcrn in e with classes here every week. Beginners are welcome. No dance experience is retitiired and you don't need to bring a partner as the teaching methods ensure everyone nrixes lity‘t'lllet No need lt‘ l‘tttik’. t‘llllt't'

I Eden at The \t‘i‘. t‘l Rtutills

ilpni 3am 13:2.2 \lan Ronald plays Brztpop nr Roori: ( tire and Set-it Mckay plays :‘t‘teliow lit-rise tzt Rtroiri Two Dizziks promos

I Havana Fiesta Espanola at The ()v’ltllh'l (hi? “(hi and il.I-f’7lii‘. l).l l../,' hringing you all the latest lll rzrrrti‘a. flatter-rho ilt‘l‘l'\l;ltlllzl and Barcelona.

I Nice 8: Sleazy ‘lpir. 22am free. The .leirgaheads guest at this pie-club stttdenl night

I Nimbus at Bar Brel. hpm midnight. l‘lv't‘ 2‘) Sep only I 1-. e show from local hand who impressed massively at the recent l ongest Day lestival 'l hey "v e l‘eeir dest't'ihetl as llawkwrnd meets llei‘l‘ie llancock so make it that what you will.

I Pump at Betty 's .“-layonnaise

llpm 3am :3 ~£2 Patti Ttaynor w till a happy llll\ ol hip hop. soul and funk in the intimate attrrospheic ol Betty 's, Drinks promos. .

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I Shooting Stars at The Garage. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). lrrsane. drunken shenanigans eased along nicely by the charty choons of(}erry aitd lain in the trrain room. Staggering drink promos.

I The Shimmy Club at Bennets.

l l.3()pm--3am. £3 I .5()). Raymond Davren‘s party-type affair at the straight night in this gay venue. Drinks promos.

I Strictly Swing at the BB llall. lots Batlt Street. 7.3(lprn- late. Rhythm. blues and west coast swirtg dance class at 7.30pm sharp arid then dancing until late. I Sunny D at The l.iirre. l lpni—-3am. £3 (£2). Student cltarty. party mix from DJ Florida Bob witlt cheap drinks.

I T.I.T at Trash. l().3()pm-3am. £3 (£2). Studentish night featuring DJ Rory with house classics and future anthems in Roorrr ()ne; (irahaine with student faves in Rooirr Two: atrd extra heats in Room l‘hree. Drinks promos.

I Tom at Bar Brel. 8pm~rnidnight Free. From b Oct onwards. Regular drum & hass interactive night with l).l,s. producers and live hands. Bandido - DS Murray Quarters (lt'lllll 'n' hass protect are residents with forthcoming guests including Project 6‘). Ground Control. lid lliggins. DS Murray Quartet. l’atil Welsh and Tania Swift. Drinks promos.


I 705 Wonderland at The (‘athotrse llpm—3am. £2 l .50; free hefore ll.3()pml. 70s disco and funk with drinks promos.

I Bennets ll.3()ptn 3am. £2.5()(£l.5()l. DJ Sara with upheat dance. (iay. Drinks promos.

I Big Daddy at The l3th Note (‘ltrh (upstairs). llpm 3am. £l. Big Daddy ensures its he‘s presenting "a half-nelson of funk. ~tau. hip hop and petite heats‘ every week so make of that what you

w ill.

I Chopper at Betty ‘s Mayonnaise. ill.3(lpni 3.30am. £4 (£2.50). llouse. ()lls disco and pop from Matt Munro. Drinks promos.

I Cul De Sac ('ul De Sac Bar.

9 --l lpm. Free. Richard Brown. of (ilasgow‘s Sonia Records. guesting every week with a huge pile of white labels. Drinks promos.

I Dance Cafe at The lllylltsw'ttttd Hall. 260 Batlt Street. 7.30 l(l._3(lpni. £2 (free if you mention The list). l.eroc modern

live classes to chart. swing atid soul.

Beginners welcome.

I FAB at Baha/a. llptn 3am. £3 r£2). DJ Sktid with funky house and garage grooves. Drinks promos.

I Jengaheads at The l.i\ trig Room. 9pm midnight. Free. Mattily hig heat session with some daft tunes thrown in for good measure. from the stars ill the ascendant Martyn and .-\h. Drinks promos.

I Lick at Trash. llpiti 3am. £3 (£2). Pattl N'Jre moving his \\'ednesday from the ill fated Reds to Trash. playitig house. hip hop arid funk. Drinks promos.

I Nice 81 Sleazy 9pm l2arii. l-ree. D.ls from lilements.

I Planet Peach at Planet l’each.

lll 3llpnr 3am. £5 (£3), New night of RtyB aitd uptempo soul from Martin llesketh. Drinks prorrros.

I Pushy at The \'eiv et Rooms

l'l 3llprn 3am. L 3 (£2 r. Stevie Smith

w rtlr happy house. garage and classic dance in the main room.

I Salsa Y Sabor at llavana

(rpm midnight. l~ree. l.atin divas Ana i\'trungai and Shannon present a delicious hlend of hard and soft salsa (I tend to prefer crunchy myself) and iiiererrgue.

I Soundcheck Club at Strawberry Fields. ‘)pm—-3ani. £3. Now moved from the Thursday nights, a great opportunity to see fottr new local hands each week. Bands on until midnigltt and then it's party tunes for the rest of the night.

I Sticky Fingers at The Attic ((iarage entrance), ltl.3()pm 3am. £2 (U l. (terry w rtli indie and retro sounds. Drinks promos.


Edinburgh listings


I 2 BY 2 at Noa. l()prn—3am. Free. Reacltout from Seen and guests lay on the best hip hop tunes for an appreciative audience. Highly recommended.

I Catwalk 9plll—- i am. Free. Open decks session. Phone 225 5583 or (NH 80792.5 for tnore information.

I CC. Blooms llpm-3am. Free. Free cltrb downstairs at this popular gay bar. Playing a tnix ofcomrnercial dance and iii-energy house.

I Chicken Noodle Soup at The Venue. £3. ll).3()prn—3am. l ()ct. Monthly. Brand new night -— ‘hot and tasty. fresh and ftrttky.'

I Don't Panic at The Tap ()‘latttriston. ()pm-lam. Free. 24 Sep. Fortnightly. Techno and big beat sounds fora mostly student crowd.

I eh1 more at eh I. 9pm» I ant. Free. Dolphin Boy with quality house on the first arid third 'l'hut'sdays of the month. T- .l (‘r'ossley on the second and fourth with hip hoppy. hotrsey sounds.

I Flava at The Attic. l().3()pin-3am. £3. Weekly. linti‘y is free if you arrive before ll.3t). MIB presents residents Suga-Foot. .IC and TNT bringing you the best in hip hop. r 'n' h. sotrl and swing. (‘all (>403 483 524 for more info.

I The Funky Underground at Revolution. lllpm—3atn. Free if in nos or 7(ls costume: £3 before llpm; £4 after. Weekly. With drink promos aimed squarely at the students. a cheesy disco night to start your weekend off.

I The Greenhouse at The ltorteycotrrh. llpm 3am. £2. l ()ct. Fortnightly. Residents The Green Buys and .l. (’emmar'a provide the ('hicago house and funky Detroit grooves. Hip hop. disco. ltrtrk w ith Paul. The .ltrntor Mac and Super. Strh play s in the back room. \‘l'ith drink prorrros.

I HUB at The Bongo ('luh.

lll.3(lpnr -3am. £5 (£4). ls' ()ct. .t\n electric blend of live folk. urban funk and cool hr'eakheat frotrt llliB. vinyl grooves from D] Sly Si.

I Jam at (‘ity (‘afe 2. 0pm lain. Free. 1 ()ct. l-‘ortnightly. Differing heats from big heat camp. lixhibitions throughout Sep profiling young local artists.

I Kinky Indie at The (‘itrus Club. llpm-3am. £2. Get your classic old and new indie and alternative here. Drinks promos as well.

I La Fromagerie at The Meadow-s- Bar. ()pm-lam. Free. 24 Sep. Fortnightly. liasy lrstening. mellow ta/I. hi ni'g disco an'l lttsly cheese.

I Larj at The Tap ()‘ l.attriston.

0pm lam. Free. I ()ct. Fortnightly. Range of techno sounds fora student crowd

I Love Breaks at Po Na Na. llpm -3ain. l'tt‘e I‘L‘IUI'L‘ l lplll. £2 ttllc‘t‘. Weekly. Membership availahle. Various funky sounds with Dr Jon.

I Lucid at The \‘enue. ltl.3(lpm 3am. £5 ‘£4). 24 Sep. Fortnightly. .lamie \Vatt and DJ l~inr with a seamless mix of eclectic dance music. li‘oiri hip hop and house to

itingle and techno. Special enhancements.

gifts and features. More info on 0402 (r4 ()4 ‘Jll,

I The Mambo Club at the ('aventlish. ltlpnr 3am. £3 cone and before I lpnt; £4 thereafter. Sir ()ssie l'tllls w ith the best it) hip hop. .sw mg. funk. sottl and r ‘n‘ h. ()ne of the longest running nights in Scotland and still going strong.

I Paul Towndrow Quintet at The Jan Joint. ltlpm- 3am. £4. Weekly. A fresh and young fivesoine play duality ia/z favourites ranging frotn Miles Davis to ()rnette (‘oleiiian

I Ripped at The Jaffacake. llpm- 3am. £2. Weekly rrrrx of pop arid indie. Vodka is 2()p a shot. tequila 50p and selected beers b()p.

I The Salsa Hut 7-- l().3(lptn. Free. (‘ool little Mexican restaurant toining the dots between great food and great music. With DJs.

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Sativae Recordings The club that induces hushed tones of awe and nostalgic sighs returns with a cutting edge lineup. Ooooh. The Shooting Gallery, Fri 25 50/).

Seen Some lead, others follow and then there's Afrika away from them all. This Will be something very special. The Honeycomb, Fri 25 Sep.

Fuzzy Instinct You've spent hours playing with the flyers and many have lost an eye as a result, now come and check out the club that will be a little different to all the rest. 'Bout time, we say. Wi/kr'e House, Sat 26 Sep.

Squid You would be a fool tO miss this night -- Red Snapper and DJ Fearless. Christmas has come early! La Belle Ange/e, Sun 27 Sep.

Manga No stranger to the Hit list, the lylanoa boys prove themselves yet again by bringing Mickey Finn to town. La Belle Ange/e, Frr 2 Oct.

I Studio Grand at The Honeycomb. Monthly. Next date In Oct. This hip hop club returns in force with The Battle of Britain - the Scratch Perverts vs Studio (irand.

I The Subway West End 4plll--3itlll. t; 1. Weekly. Student-oriented venue from the same people behind the Subway iii the (‘owgate The music is suitably varied from ()(ls' to ‘)()s ~ and the drinks are dotihle cheap. ()pen seven nights a week with DJs on every night.

I Thursday Night Fever at the l.iqttltl Room. ltl.3(lptn 3am. £3. Weekly. (‘heap drinks -- 50p for spirits. ciders and some beers and some funky 70s action.

I Vibe at The Wee Red Bar. lt).3()pm~3am. l ()ct. Fortnightly. Robert (‘onnor attd Silver Storic trip on throtrgh tech-house and trance.

I Underworld Vibes at Bannernians. t)pnr--lam. Free. Weekly. l.ocal DJs spin pre-club vibes in this popttlar bar. Tonight. it's funk. soul and hip hop.

I The Unspoken Thing at Negociants. 9pm -3am. Free. Trip hop. hip hop. drum 'ii' bass and beats 'n‘ scratches frorn lidinburgh's deadliest sonic saviours.


I Apex at Studio 24. Monthly. Next date l7 ()ct.

I Bass City Rollaz at The \'enue. Monthly. Next date It) ()ct.

I Big Audio Dynamite Sound System at The Shooting Gallery. lllpltl~3ztllt £8 (£6). 2 ()ct. Rare opportunity to catch BAD DJs Micky Custance and Joe .-\ttartl. Joined by Mick Jones (ex-Clash) and SuperSub. A night of big beats and breaks. dttb and hip hop. Quality.

I Camel Beats at The Venue.

lt).3(lpm -3am. £6 (£4). 25 Sep. Fortnightly. Camel Beats present a night of delta funk with the residents and special guest Mikey Stirton (Substance. Soul Fusion). ‘) ()ct sees special guest (‘hanee McDermott aka Quadrant.

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