I Silver (Disco Extravaganza) at Fury Murry’s. 11pm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Studenty night of big disco _ cheesy malarkey from DJs Dave and Phil.

I Suntrance at Planet Peach. 11pm—3.15am. £4 (£3). Weekly. DJ Skud thumping you back into Monday with his original blend of house and garage.

I Velvet Rooms 11pm-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. 11pm-3am. £5 (£3). 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 bar one playing R & B.

I Yang at Yang. 11pm-3am. £3 (free before midnight). Rotating nights in the back room with the deep house and techno of Floor Freek 7 Nov and Fresh’s funky house and techno 14 Nov.


I Burn at The Apartment. 11pm-3am. £3 (free if you work in a pub or a bar). Weekly. DJs Norm and Richard with a mighty Monday knees up, mixing up top class dance and a few surprise drocp-ins (as in Rory Weller 15 Nov). I Ieopatra's at Cleopatra’s. 10.30pm—2.30am. £2 (£1). Weekly. Pop, 705 and 80s party tunes in this ever-so-tacky west end ’nite’ club.

I Loose at The Variety Bar. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Pre-club. 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. 10.30pm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Classic good time party tunes with an indie slant from Steven.


I Basics at g2. 11pm—3am. £3 (£5). Weekly. New night that claims it’s Scotland’s only student house night. Jon Mancini from Colours every week plus big name guests such as 9 Nov Lisa Loud.

I Dub Night at The Variety Bar. 8pm-midnight. Free. Weekly. Pre-club. Stevie Donaldson from Bar 10 and other fine establishments round town plays Dub (as if you hadn’t already guessed).

I Eden at Alaska. 11pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Alan Ronald in the White Room playing student classics and Scott McKay of Tunnel fame upstairs for funky house.

I Laid at The Temple. 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. New student night which prides itself on the cheesiest pop fest with big party tunes, foam nights and re ular tribute bands.

I Lus at The Velvet Rooms. 11pm—3am. £3 (£2). New student night from the king of the poppy party night Jim Da Best joined by CJ, 3 man who knows no fear and your happy smiley commercial house and garage jock DJ Skud.

I Planet Pop at The Queen Margaret Student Union. 10pm—2am. £2 (£1 QMU members) students and up to four guests. Weekly. Pop tunes, indie hits, chart anthems and anything else you ask DJ Tam Coyle to pull out of his bul ing box.

I ooting Stars at The Garage. 11pm-3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Insane, drunken shenanigans eased along nicely by the charty choons of Gerry and lain in the main room.

I The Shimmy Club at Bennet’s. 11.30pm-3am. £3 (£1.50). Weekly. Raymond Davren’s party-type affair at the strai t night in this gay venue.

I Ron ezvous at Club Budda. 11.30pm—3am. £4 (£3). DJ Stevie Smith plagiing disco/house.

I Salsa abrosa at Havana. Weekly. 8pm-midnight. Free. Quality Latin dance grooves, barrio beats and salsa from New York, Columbia and Puerto Rico.

I Stylophone at The 13th Note Club (Clyde .Street - ground floor). 9pm—3am. £2 (free before 11pm). Alternative, indie, garage and punk.

I T.I.T at Trash. 10.30pm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Studentish night featuring DJ Rory with stamp 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 Algo Diferente at Havana. 10.30pm—late. £4 (£3). Weekly. Salsa Sabrosa’s Keith and Alexis with Latin sounds and live performance plus dance classes before.

I Back To The Future at Bonkers. 11pm—3am. £2. Weekly. TV’s Mr Ewan McLeod with a full scale party night of 805 and 905 classics, games, give-aways and general inebriated frolicking.

I Bennet's at Bennet’s. 11.30pm—3am. £2.50 (£1.50). Weekly. DJ Sara with upbeat dance. Gay.

I Big Daddy Has now moved to Fridays.

I CD at The Apartment. 11pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. New student night with DJs Marcello, Alan Belshaw and Ryan Mathie pla ing the biggest party tunes. I Edwar s at Edwards Bar. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly pre-club. 70s and 805 night from DJ Louise.

I FAB at Babaza. 6pm—3am (DJs from 11pm). £3 (£2) (free before 11 pm). 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. 11pm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. DJ Paul N’Jie plays a blend of cool house, garage, soul and R&B.

I Joints and Jams at Planet Peach. 11pm-3.15am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Damn fine night of R&B, hip hop, funk, soul and swing with different guest every week.

I Pop 8: Tarts at The Cathouse. llpm-3am. £2 (£1.50; free before 11.30pm). Weekly. Party time 70s disco and funk.

I R&B Central at Club Budda. llpm-3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. The latest and most upfront in R&B from Record Playaz (Naeem and Kash). The night will feature regular album release parties and give-aways.

I Shag Tag Archaos. 11pm-3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. The biggest success story of recent months, based on the premise that students like to shag and dance. You get a number when you go in, and if you like someone you go up and write it on the board so they can see. Meanwhile there’s banging upbeat house and trance in the main room, plus CJ downstairs with his trademark ’mix of madness’. Bottle of champagne for the boy/girl with the most messages and many regrets in the morning no doubt.

I Shu l'lirata at The Cul De Sac. 8pm-midnight. Free. Weekly. Pre-club. Jazzy drum & bass pre-club from fresh name to the circuit Shu Hirita.

I Souped Up at The Garage. 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. lain Hanlon with poppy student good time party tunes.

I Tribal Junki Birthday Party at Bargo. 8.30pm-midnight. Free (but ticket only from Tribal Junki in the basement of Flip/Bargo). 10 Nov only. Special one-ofl night celebrating the 5th birthday of one of Glasgow’s best kept secrets, the Tribal Junki clothes shop. DJs Witch, Stevie Turbulence, Shu Hirata and special guests.

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I The Ark at The Ark. 10pm-3am. £??? Weekly. Mind melting drink promos and full-on party music to take you into the wee hours.

I Aswang at The Venue. 10.30pm-3am. £6 (£5). 18 Nov. Monthly. A brand new night of psychedelic trance and dub with DJs from London, Newcastle and Edinburgh. Lots of freebies, chillout and some hammocks.

I Beat at The Vaults. The Vaults is closed until January.

I Black Projects at La Belle Angele. Monthl . Next date 2 Dec.

I Block-Party at Noa. 10pm-3am. £3 (£2.50). Weekly. Adding a bit of kudos to the West End club scene, the Headspin lads are taking over the mighty fine Noa for a bit of ‘hip hop, break beat, drum & bass and nu skool breaks’ with a long line-up of local talent playing over two rooms. Make sure you get down and check it out.

I The Break at La Belle Angele. llpm-3am. £4. 18 Nov. Monthly. New monthl hip hop night.

I Bub alicious at Club Mercado. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3 with flyer). Weekly. A new student night at this very gorgeous venue with a mix of party music from Vince Stilton the Cheesemaster and suitably discounted bevvy.

I C.C. Blooms at CC. Blooms. 11pm—3am. Free club downstairs at this popular gay bar, playing a mix of commercial dance and hi-NRG house.

I Catwalk at Catwalk. 9pm-1am. Free. Open decks session. Phone 225 5583 or 0411 807925 for more information.

I Club Java at Club Java. 10pm—1am. Free. Weekly. A new haunt for those down Commercial Quay way, this restaurant, bar and club should be your one-stop shop, with the club open from around 10pm playing mainstream music.

I Cuba Norte at Cuba Norte. 10pm-1am. Free. Weekly. Great Cuban bar and restaurant with salsa and Latin DJs on rotation.

I Digital at The Venue (The Cooler). 10.30pm-3am. £2. 13 Nov. Fortnightly. House and techno.

I Don't Stop at The Cocteau Lounge. Midnight—3am. Free. 11 Nov. Fortnightly. Entrance through The Outhouse Gardens (Broughton Street Lane). For the nocturnal drinkers among us, get down for different DJs every night.

I Dust at Studio 24. 10pm—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 07901 600242.

I Dysfunction at The Venue. 10.30pm—late. £4. 11 Nov. Fortnightly. A brand new night of ‘uncompromising rock - think Slipknot, Nine Inch Nails and Deftones and you’re getting there.’ I El Segunda at The Bongo Club. 10pm-3am. £4 (£3). 18 Nov. Monthly. A great night of live hip hop and the like from this collective of like-minded DJs. Residents include Red 6, Toastie Tailor (of New Flesh For Old fame), Christo, Bobby Spartacus, Zero, Out of Order and Trenton.

I Funky Underground at Revolution. 10pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. The student night at this giant venue with Daddy Cool laying on the cheese.

I Future Primitive at The Venue (The Cooler). 10pm-3am. £2. 4 Nov. Monthly. Following the success of their first night, the Future Primitive lot are back, covering a wide spectrum of dance music down tempo weirdness through to nu skool hard techno (midway between Richie Hawtin and Rob Gee, they tell us).

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Atomic Baby Finally finding a home at Eden, expect this club to take it up a notch at the bigger capacity venue. Eden, Sat 6 Nov.

Manga Yet another monster night . . . Krust stops by as a part of the Coded Language LP Tour. Big, massive, essential. La Belle Ange/e, Fri 5 Nov.

Messenger Sound System The spiritual dub warrior Jah Shaka makes a welcome return to this outstanding club. The Bongo Club, Sat 13 Nov.

Post A charity do from peOple at The List; lots of jazz, house, yummy food and fruit cocktails. The Bongo Club, Sun 7 Nov.

Lizzard Lounge This marks the fifth last Lounge at Graffiti, and it’s a fab one - The All New 3 The Hard Way DJ Battle (above). Cafe Graffiti, Sat 13 Nov.

Rebel Waltz Another of Murray Richardson's label showcases, this time it's Canada’s Nordic Records. City Cafe, Fri 5 Nov.

Scratch Resident DJ Lyley will be exhibiting some of his work. There’s also a special one-off (Wed 17 Nov) for the old skool heads when Ca$h Money makes a super-rare appearance. The Venue, Sat 6 Nov and Wed 17 Nov.

Jamboree The second instalment of the new R&B ’n’ soul night, adding something a little different to the Edinburgh scene. Club Mercado, Sun 14 Nov.

Club Latino Top salsa action with Carlos Pena at this outstanding club. The Bongo Club, Fri 12 Nov.

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