GLOBS listings


I Triumph at The Tunnel. l0.30pm—3.30am. £8 (£6). Weekly. A massive. dressy night of EurOpean and UK house at one of the country‘s best looking venues. Colin Tevendale and Steven McCreery take on the tnain room while Kevin McFarlane and Stephen Lee offer up a different vibe with a wide mix of garage and dance classics in the second room. Stuart dress-code and they ex ct you to make a lot of effort.

I elvet Rooms llpm—3pm. £8 (£4 before midnight). Weekly. DJ Scud in the main room with house. garage and club classics. John Lyons in the front room playing mellow hip hop. swingbeat and classic soul.

I Yang at Yang. l lpm-3am (bar open from 6pm). £5 (free before I lpm). Weekly. Colin (the bloke from Dr Jives) and Ray play the bar room. room two sees Muchaill and Shu Hirata playing bountiful beats in a non-house style. In the back room there's Nucleus. with Jim and Brian working this classic sweatbox in a deep electronica. US techno and hard house style.


I All Drinks £1 at Reds. l lpm—3am. £4. Weekly. DJ Ronaldo plays Sun night party tunes it's all in the name. really. I Bennet's at Bennet‘s. l l.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Up-tempo high energy with John Frazer. Gay.

I Big Love at Club Budda. l lpm—3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. Michael Kilkie (Tunnel/Uber Disko) joined by Geoff Montford and Chris Harris with a selection of vocal garage and house with a classic old skool finish.

I Blue Basement at Blue Basement. Now onl on Thu.

I Bona ide Love at The Cross Bar. 8pm-midnight. Free. Weekly. Reggae. ragga and roots from DJ Dirtsman. Pre- club. Weekly.

I Budda at Budda. Spin—midnight. Free. Weekly. New York Alliance‘s Colin Walker playing a deep mix to bring your weekend to a close. Pre-club.

I Casino Royale at The Polo Lounge. Next night 25 Jul.

I Cleopatra's at Cleopatra’s. l0.30pm—2.30am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Pop. 70s and 80s party tunes.

I Club Tropicana at The Garage (upstairs). l lpm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Two DJs called Brian playing indie. Britpop and maybe some retro stuff too. I Cooler at The Cooler. 8pm-midnight. Free. Weekly. Loungin’ Sun sesh with laid-back DJs. cartoons and cheap cocktails. Pre-club.

I Divine Intervention at Brel.

8.30—l lpm. Free. Weekly. Hush Puppy (Glasgow School Of Art) goes solo with a soulful Sabbath selection. Pre-club.

I Dribbler and Burd Called Ger at Yang (room one). 9pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Dribbler and Burd Called Ger playing funky super bass hip hop and house. Occasional one-offs with housey guests in room 3.

I Ego Trip at The Apartment.

l lpm-3am. £5. Weekly. Jim Da Best with his usual cheesy mix of pop and club classics.

I The Hip Trip at Alaska. l lpm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Your hostess DJ Mingo-go takes you into the world of funkadelic lounge. triptastic pop and groovy beats in the ‘White Room. joined monthly by vanous guests.

I Liquid Cool at Babaza. 9pm—3am. £5. Weekly. Absolutely insanely busy night with a dressy crowd sucking the last drops from the weekend. Uplifting vocal garage and house from Archaos Sat night residents AJ. Kris Keegan and [an Thomfison. I Nic Peacock at The Variety Bar. 8pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. The legendary Nick Peacock with a laid-back jazgy. occasionally housey affair. Pre- clu .

I Optimo (Espacio) at The Sub Club. llpm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Jilkes and Twitch continue their super fine

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contorted musical alloy. Electro. Detroit techno. 80s synthpop live keyboard freakouts and unique Optimo mix downs. I Planet Peach at Planet Peach.

“pm—3.15am. £4 (£3). Weekly. DJ Skud

thumping you back into Mon with his ori inal blend of house and garage.

I lease Yourself at Trash. llpm—3am. £5 (£2). Weekly. Paul N’Jie with a mellow Sun mix from funk. soul. swing and hip hop to garage.

I The Shed at The Shed. l0pm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Martin Hesketh upstairs playing chart house and garage at this Southside club from the team behind The Gara e.

I SiFver (Disco Extravaganza) at Fury Murry’s. llpm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Studenty night of big disco cheesy malarkey from DJs Dave and Phil.

I Skidip at g2. l lpm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly from 18 Jul. New night from DJ Tchico. with this familiar face round the Glasgow scene playing the sweetest R & 8. hip hop. ragga and reggae. Special guests and live PAs to come. Weekly.

I Sorted at The Cathouse. lO.30pm-3am. £2 (£l.50); free before ll.30pm. Weekly. Indie/alternative night at this award-winning rock club.

I Straight Ahead at McChuill’s Way Out West. 8—1 lpm. Free. Weekly. Goodfoot DJs Mark and Kev playing an extremely diverse selection of soul. jazz. funk and dub. Pre-club.

I Sueno at Barcelona. 8pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Four hours of blissed-out tunes from mainland Spain played by DJ Jazz. Pre-club.

I Velvet Rooms I lpm—3am. £5. Weekly. Raymond Woods in room one. playing mellow hip hop. swingbeat and classic soul. Ronnie Bell in room two. with an open mix from classic house to soul.

I Voyeurism at Archaos. l lpm-4am. £5 (£3). New weekly night of sauciness at Archaos mixing up sneaky peeks of sordid adventurism. Massage parlour. body painting. peep holes and way out performance is on offer to spice up the night. Music comes from Mark Sherry (Westsound) Paul Mendez (Room at The Top) Neil Mackay & Frog (Sly) in the house room and John Lyons (Velvet Rooms) Naeem (23rd Precinct) Paul Traynor and James Fullerton (Babaza) in the newly renovated bar I playing R‘n’B.

I Wet Playtime at The 13th Note club (ground floor). llpm-3am. Weekly. New night from the mob who brought you Unscene. bringing you experimental guitar based sounds.


I Burn at The Apartment. 1 lpm—3am. £3 (free if you work in a pub or a bar). Weekly. DJs Norm and Richard with a mighty Mon knees up. mixing up top class dance and a few surprise drop-ins. I Cleopatra's at Cleopatra’s. l0.30pm-2.30am. £2 (£l). Weekly. Pop. 70s and 80s party tunes in this ever so tacky west end ’nite' club.

I Loose at The Variety Bar. 9pm—midnight. Weekly. DJ Paul Shields with alternative country. rock and blues along the lines of Led Zep. Jayhawks. Crosby. Stills & Nash. Wilco etc.

I Speedracer at The Garage. lO.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Classic good time party tunes with an indie slant from Steven.


I Buffo at The 13th Note Club (ground floor). llpm—3am. £l. Weekly. Noisy guitars. dub. drum & bass. hip hop and jarring unrelated chunks of folk music from around the lobe.

I Burd Called er and Dribbler at Brel. 8pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Pre- club night from Ger and Dribbler playing hip hop. funk and mellow drum & bass. I Dub Night at The Variety Bar. 8pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Stevie Donaldson from Bar [0 and other fine establishments round town plays dub. Pre-club.

I Eden at Alaska. I lpm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Alan Ronald in the White Room playing student classics and Scott McKay of Tunnel fame upstairs for funky house.

I Garden Of Eden at The Velvet Rooms. Night is now finished.

I Porn Star at Reds. l lpm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. DJ Tam Coyle plays an eclectic mix of student musical madness. I Pump at Archaos. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. DJ Vance with a poppy midweek mix of good time vibes.

I Salsa Sabrosa at I3th Note Club. . l0. l5pm-3am. Free. Weekly. DJs Keith and Alexis with Salsa. from classic Colombian to modern Cuban. merengue. samba and just generally jazzy. earthy stuff. Lessons before from 8pm.

I Shooting Stars at The Garage.

l lpm-3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. insane. drunken shenanigans eased along nicely by the charty choons of Gerry and Iain in the main room.

I The Shimmy Club at Bennet's. ll.30pm-3am. £3 (£l.50). Weekly. Raymond Davren’s party-type affair at the straight night in this gay venue.

I Hot Traxx at The Lime. l lpm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. 80s and 90s student classic party tunes.

I T.I.T at Trash. lO.30pm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Studentish night featuring DJ Rory with statnp the stage. hands-in-the- air house and trance in the main room. Graham with full-on student faves in the second room and DJ Teeyitee playing across the board in the cave.


I 70s Wonderland at The Cathouse.

l lpm—3am. £2 (£1.50; free before

I l.30pm). Weekly. Party time 70s disco and funk.

I Bennet's at Bennet's. l l.30pm—3am. £2.50 (£l.50). Weekly. DJ Sara with upbeat dance. Gay.

I Big Daddy at The 13th Note Club (upstairs). llpm-3am. £l. Weekly. Big , Daddy with funk. jazz. hip hop and petite beats.

I Chopper at Archaos. l lpm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Commercial house and disco from Matt Morton.

I Club Santiago at Havana. Spur—midnight. Weekly. Finest Latin grooves from DJs Don Marcelo and Che Manuel.

I FAB at Babaza. 6pm-3am (DJs from

I lpm). £3 (£2). (free before I lpm). Weekly. DJ Skud with funky house and garage grooves for a cheery. well dressed crowd. Busiest club in town tonight.

I Ghetto Flava at Reds. llpm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. DJ Paul N’Jie plays a blend of cool house. garage. soul and R & B. I Jengaheads at The Living Room. 9pm—l lptn. Free. Weekly. Jengaheads playing nu school breaks. electro. breakbeat and house. Pre-club.

I Jilkes at Yang. 9pm- I am. Free. Weekly. Optimo/My Machines' Jilkes milks music of different tastes.

I Joints and Jams at Planet Peach.

l lpm-3. l5am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Damn fine night of R & 8. hip hop. funk. soul and swing from Martin Hesketh and guests.

I Relax at The Lime. I lpm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Classic 80s and 90s club classics.

I Scratch 'n' Sniff at McChuil's Bar (High Street). 8pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. New eclectic bar night of phat . ass breaks and funky ass beats with DJ Danny Barbour joined on a regular basis by Michael Peck (Brass Monkeys) and Neil McMillan (Hi Karate)

I Shu Hirita at The Cul De Sac.

8-l lpm. Free. Weekly. Jazzy drum & bass pre-club from fresh name to the circuit Shu Hirita.

I Souped Up at The Garage. lO.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. lain Hanlon with poppy student good time flirty tunes.

Variety DBrB at The Variety. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Turbulence DJs alternating every week with Stevie. Tania Swift & Poizon. Pure drum & bass.


Edinburgh Clubs

I Beat at The Vaults. l0.30pm—3am. Free. l5 Jul. Fortnightly. J. Cammera. Stamper and Ollie are on rotation playing a crowd pleasing mix of house and techno.

I Black Projects at The Honeycomb. Monthly. Next date 5 Aug.

I C.C. Blooms at C.C. Blooms.

l lpm-3am. Free club downstairs at this popular gay bar. playing a mix of commercial dance and hi-energy house. I Catwalk at Catwalk. 9pm-lam. Free. Open decks session. Phone 225 5583 or 04! I 807925 for more information.

I Cuba Norte at Cuba Norte.

l0pm— lam. Free. Weekly. Great Cuban bar and restaurant. 8 Jul is Tango Argentina. l5 Jul sees DJ Orlando and 22 Jul sees Farah and Duncan with salsa and Latin.

I Don't Panic at The Tap O'Lauriston. 9pm-lam. Free. 8 Jul. Fortnightly. Techno and trance sounds.

I Dust at Studio 24. lOpm—3am. £2. Weekly. Popular alternative club offering up a selection of metal. industrial. goth and a bit of punk to an appreciative crowd. information on 0790l 600242.

I eh1 more at ehl. 9pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Pre-club. House grooves.

I El Segundo at The Bongo Club. l0pm-3am. £4 (£3). 22 Jul. Monthly. Live hip hop with MCs Big Dada and Nina Tune.

I F ares at Flares. 9pm—lam. Free. Weekly. DJs playing 70s tunes.

I Frenzyz at The Venue. l lpm-3am. £5 (£4). 15 Jul. Fortnightly. DJs Warner and Ashley do the disco house and deep progressive madness thing.

I Fur at The Venue. top floor. l0pm-3am. £2 before midnight; £3 after. l5 Jul. Fortnightly. A new cult 70s and 80s mixed club opening this issue with DJ Venus and special guests.

I Jazz at La Belle Angele. 8.30pm—late. £5 (£4). Weekly. See Jazz listings page 44

I Jazz Joint at Henry's Cellar Bar. l0pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Yoyo Kilili showcase a new blend of contemporary jazz. breakbeat and Middle Eastern rhythms (8 & 22 Jul) while John Burgess’s Contemporary Jazz Trio ( l5 Jul) lay on some ultra-contemporary jazz. DJ Unkle Fawaz guests on all nights.

I La Fromagerie at The Meadows Bar. downstairs. 9pm—lam. Free. l5 Jul. Fortnightly. Platter after platter of easy listening. mellow jazz. hi-NRG disco and tasty cheese.

I Loca at Loca. lOpm-3am. £l. Weekly. A commercial mix of chart. dance and disco in the city centre.

I Love Breaks at P0 Na Na. l lpm-3am. Free before I lpm; £2 after. Weekly. Membership available. Various funky sounds with Simone and Dr Jon.

I The Mambo Club at The Cavendish. l0pm—3am. £5 (£4). Weekly. Still going strong - Sir Ossie offers a mix of salsa and R&B

I The Manga Sessions at Iguana. 9pm-lam. Free. Weekly. Pre-club. Headlining residents Kid and G-Mac selecting a special blend of hip hop. R&B. nu skool breaks. big beat and drum & bass. alongside Manga visuals.

I Mode Organic at The Citrus Club.

I lpm—3am. Free. Weekly. Arguably the best chance to sample the most delectable delights in ska. mod. Northern soul and 60s beats in the whole of sunny Edinburgh. Kaiser George. Simon and Brian are the men behind the wheels of steel.

I Red, Hot And Cool at Noa. l0pm-3am. Free. Weekly. Soul. hip hop and old skool.

I Ripped at The Jaffacake. l lpm—3am. £2. Weekly. A mix of pop and indie.

I Salsa Pa Ti at Cafe Habana. l0pm—lam. Free. Weekly. DJ James Combe at this salsa and Latin night with a dance class at 9.30pm with DJ Orlando. I The Ska Club at The Venue. Monthly. Next date 5 Aug.