I Taste at The Honeycomb. 1 lpm—3am. £8 non-members; £6 tnembers. Weekly. Often described as an ‘essential clubbing experience'. Taste continues to pack ‘em in every time at this gay/mixed night. Fisher & Price start off with garage in the main room. moving to the harder hands- in-the-air stuff for which they are renowned. Catch Stuart Barrie through the back with American garage and house. Taste keeps you on your toes!

I Yush! at Noa. 10pm—3atn. Free. Weekly. Residents Joseph Malik. Unkle Fawaz and AJ play all forms of black music hip hop. funk and soul.


I CC. Blooms I Ipm—3am. Free. Weekly. Gay. kitsch and all things fab popular bar and disco.

I Digital Biscuit at Negociants. 2 Nov. Free. Fortnightly. Four to the floor to big breaking beats. 'Made to make you shake your booty‘ Served and mixed by Paul and Believe who you will know from Lift.

I Happy Mondays at Po Na Na.

1 1pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Various party tttnes from DJ Jason and MC loud in this bustling bar and club.

I Jazz Joint at The Jazz Joint. 10pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Contemporary jazz meets futuristic drum 'n' bass at Altered Beats 98. Ritchie Rttfftone mans the decks while some of Edinburgh's key musicians set about constructing the new grooves. Mind- blowing modern fusion.

I Noa is available for hire. Contact Simone on 467 72 I 5.

I Random at The Venue. basement. 10pm—3am. £3. Weekly. High energy

chart and dance music aimed at the student population. Pre-club party at The Firkin. Dalkeith Road.

I The Salsa Hut 7—10.30pm. Free. Cool little Mexican restaurant bridging the gap between great food and great music. With DJs.

I The Subway West End 4pm—3atn. l: I. Weekly. See Thursdays.

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


I The Bridge at Negociants.

10pm—3am. Free. Weekly. An eclectic mix with Boosta Kool (aka Smoothrider from Paris) presenting The Kool Sessions. A kool. groovy night where he plays whatever he feels like. There‘s a freestyle mic after lam open to any MCs. I CC. Blooms I lpm—3am. Free. Weekly. Gay bar and disco. tonight with 60s. 70s and 80s tunes.

I Jazz Joint at The Jazz Joint. 10pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. This young duo have been impressing people all over with their scratching abilities. Come and appreciate why as they are joined by various rappers and musicians for a real fusion of old school hip hop with a nu school vibe. Supercool.

I Motherfunk at The Venue.

1 Ipm—3am. Free. Weekly. Exceptionally popular rare groove. soul and fttnk night hosted by Gino and Fryer. Now playing drutn ‘n' bass/hip hop on the middle floor with Ritchie Ruftone. Easily the best way to spend a mid-week night.

I Noa is available for hire. Contact Simone on 467 7215.

I Po Na Na I 1pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Up-tempo dance sounds with Mark Braithwaite.

I The Subway West End 4pm—3am. £1. Weekly. See Thursdays.


I Accra at The Ark. 11pm—3am. £3 (£2 with flier before 1am). Weekly. Residents Danny and Andy play a succulent blend of classic and future dance.

I The Best Student Night In Town at The Liquid Room. 10.30—3am. £2. Weekly. Run like the wind to catch the 50p happy hours. In line with such promos. the music is chart and cheesy disco.

I CC. Blooms 1 Ipm—3am. Free. Weekly. Very po ular gay bar and disco.

I Jazz oint at Jazz Joint. 10pm—3atn. £3 (£2). Weekly. Cathy Rae's Jazz Singer‘s Night hosts some of the city's finest vocalists and musicians. DJs Kulu and Jaze support. Proving very successful indeed. I Chi at P0 Na Na. 1 lpm—3am. Free. Weekly. Soul. funk and disco from Lyley and Al in this busy bar-cum-club.

I Electric Psychedelic Pussy Cat at Noa. 10pm—3am. Free baby. yeah! All things Austin Powers. behave.

I Ibiza Uncovered at The Jaffacake. 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. A free holiday to the Med every week what else will they uncover‘.’ Free cocktails and drinks promos.

I Nutritious at the Honeycomb. Monthly. Next 2 Dec.

I Pimp at l.oca. 10pm--3am. Free before 12am: £1 students: £2 for everyone else.

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It's the 70s Shakedown at another student night. but hey. it‘s Wednesday night. what do you expect? Obviously there will be drinks promos to spend a little money on. I The Potterrow Student Night at The Potterrow. 10pm-3am. £4 (£2.50). Weekly. Drinks so cheap that you won't care what the music is.

I The Resistance at Revolution. 10pm—3am. £3.50; £3 conc; £2.50 members. Weekly. Another student night trying to lead our little scholars astray. Well. it robably won‘t take much. will it? I The alsa Hut 7—10.30pm. Free. Cool little Mexican restaurant bridging the gap between great food and great music. With DJs.

I Shake Ass at Club Mercado. 10pm—3am. £3. Weekly. New midweeker at Mercado. with DJ Mike playing the best party. chart and house music. Drinks £1 all night!

I Storywheell Orange Sun 9pm—3am. £3. 18 Nov. Fortnightly. With an exotica of live performers. music and stalls the bubble heads towards the millennium. The Orange Sun bubble will brighten your weekends starting 27 Nov.

I Superfly at Negociants. 10pm- 3am. Free. Weekly. The sounds of the 70s.

I Transporter at The Bongo Club. 11pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. The legendary Transporter Rootn brings music with an open stage and interesting club sculptures. DJs Scotty & Sulu. llth Taml. 18th Cod!. 25th Beasts of Bruntsfield. You'll only know ifyou go!

I Vinyl Grooves at The Honeycomb. 10.30pm—3am. £2. 4 Nov. Fortnightly. Indie in one room. mixed bag goodies in the other. Drinks promos.



I Air Organic 36 Kelvingrove Street. 564 5201.

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 Garage). 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332

l 120.

I Babaza Royal Exchange Square. 0141 204 0101

I Baby Grand 3 Elmbank Gardens. 248 4942.

I Bacchus 80 Glassford Street. 572 0080.

I Bar Ce Lona 427 Sauchiehall Street. 332 2528.

I Bar Lautrec's 14a Woodlands Terrace. 332 7013.

I Bargo Albion Street. 553 4771.

I Bar Sauza (Below R.G.‘s) 73 Queen Street. 221 2200.

I Bar 10 10 Mitchell l.ane (off Mitchell Street). 243 2099.

I The Bedsit 1 Park l)rive.339 ()432.

I Bennet's 80 Glassford Street.

552 5761.

I Betty's Mayonnaise 37 Queen Street. 221 5934.

I Blackfriars Underground (below Blackfriars). 36 Bell Street.

552 5924.

I Bankers Hope St. 248 5884.

I Bourbon Street George St. 552 0141..

I Bom 142 Renfteld Street. 572 01(X). I Brel 39 Ashton Lane. 342 4966.

I Budda 142 St Vincent Street. 221 5660.

I The Cathouse 15 Union Street.

248 6606.

I Caledonian University Student Union (Asylum) 70 Cowcadtlens‘ Road. 332 068 I.

I CCA Cafe Bar 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7864.

I Clada 85 Westmot‘eland St. 423 5269.

I Cleopatra's 508 Great Western Road. Kelvinbridge. 334 ()560.

I Club Budda 142 St Vincent St. 221 2213.

I Cottiers 93 Hyndland Street.

357 5825.

I Cross Bar 235a North St (Charing Cross). 576 7991.

I Cul De Sac Ashton Lane. 334 8899. I Edwards 410 Sauchiehall Street. 333 1138.

I Fiddler's Court 45—47 Bell Street. 552 3539.

I Fixx II 86 Miller Street. 221 1568.

I Fury Murry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221 6511.

I The Garage 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120.

I Glasgow School of Art 167 Renfrew Street. 332 0691.

I Glasgow University Union 32 University Avenue. 339 8697.

I G2 474 Sauchiehall St (behind the Garage). 332 1120.

I Havana 50 Hope Street. 248 4466

I Ironhorse Bar West Nile Street.

332 2215.

I Kasbah. Bridge Street. Paisley. 561 0033.

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

I Lautrec's l4 thdlands Terrace. 332 7013.

I Lime (formerly The Cotton Club) 5 Scott Street. 3320712.

I Market Bar 24 Candleriggs. 564 3005.

I McChuils Way Out West 14 Kelvinhaugh Street. 221 5569.

I McPhabb, 23 Sandyford Place.

221 0770.

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 9784.

I RAF C ub 27 Ashley Street. 332 4465 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 The Shed 26 Langside Avenue. 649 9473.

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

I Strawberry Fields 56 Oswald Street. 221 7871.

I Sub Club 22 Jamaica Street.

248 4600.

I The Temple 193 Pitt St. 332 7522. I 13th Note 260 Clyde Street.

243 2177

I Times Square St Enoch Square. 221 6579.

I Tin Pan Alley Mitchell Street. Glasgow. 248 7377.

I Trash I97 Pitt Street. 572 3372.

I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street.

204 1000.

I Variety 401Sattchiehall Street.

332 4449.

I The Velvet Rooms Sauchiehall Street. 332 0755.

I Yang 33 Queen Street. 248 8484.


I ABC Film Centre 120 l.othian Road. 228 1638.

I The Ark 3 Semple Street. 229 7733

I Assembly Rooms George Street.

220 4348.

I The Attic Dyer's Close. Cowgatc. 225 8382.

I The Basement Broughton Street.

557 0097.

I La Belle Angele l I Hasties Close. 225 2774.

I The Bongo Club I4 New Street. 558 7604.

I Cafe Graffiti Mansfield Place Church (bottom of Broughton Street). 557 8003. I Cafe Aquarius, 10 l)rttmtnond Street. 557 6337

I Catwalk Broughton Street. 225 5583. I Cavendish West Tollcross. 228 3252. I CC. Blooms 23—24 Greenside Place. 556 9331.

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

I The Citrus Grindlay Street. 622 7086. I The City Cafe Blair Street. 220 0125. I Edinburgh Rock Cafe I25a Princes Street. 226 1664.

I eh1 Bar And Brasserie 197 High Street. 220 5277.

I Filmhouse Bar l.othian Road.

228 2688.

I The Gallery 232 Cowgate. 225 5583. I The Honeycomb 36-38A Blair Street. 220 4381.

I The Jaffacake 28 Kings Stables Road. 229 7986.

I Jazz Joint Henry's Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 1288.

I The Liquid Room 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564

I The Living Room 235 Cowgate.

225 4628.

I Loca 235 Cowgate. 225 5413

I The Meadow Bar Buccleach Street. 622 7680.

I Club Mercado 36/39 Market Street. 226 4224.

I Minus One (Carlton Highland Hotel) North Brid we. 556 7277.

I Monbo do 32—34 Bread St.

221 5555

I Moray House Holyrood Road.

556 5184.

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

I Negociants l.othian Street.

225 6313.

I Noa 7 Queensferry Street Lane. 2266828.

I P0 Na Na 26 Frederick Street.

226 2224.

I Potterrow Union Bristo Square. 650 8090.

I Revolution 31 l.othian Road.

229 7670.

I Rocking Horse Cowgate. 225 3326. I The Shooting Gallery 32 Broughton Street. 478 7435.

I Studio 24 Calton Road. 558 3758.

I The Subway Cowgate. 225 6766.

I The Subway West End l.othian Road. 229 9197.

I The Tap O'Lauriston Lauriston Place. 2294041.

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 ()fArt, Lauriston Place. 229 1442.

I Walkers 12 Shandwick Place. 476

7613. I Why Not? The Dome. George Street. 624 8633.

I Wilkie House Cowgate. 225 2935

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