CLUBS: GLASGOW FRIDAYS continued
I Ashton Lane Millennium Street Party at Brel and The Cul De Sac. ()pnt—late. 31 Dec only. Fora small donation to deserving charities, you can see in the millennium on Ashtoti Lane with Andrew Divine. DJ Tchico, Kenny llislop and Anton a Dotig spinning everything from Northern to tech-funk. I The Ark at The Tunnel. 10.30pm»-3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. The mighty triumvirate of Scott Mackay, Michael Kilkie and Zammo keep the crowd on their toes with top quality hard house, while Simon Foy kicks out \ocal house and garage in the back room. 17 Dec sees The Ark go Supernova with cheap drinks all night to celebrate their last event of 199‘).
I Alaska at Alaska. llptn ~3am. £6 (£5). Weekly. At the time of going to press listings for Alaska were unavailable, but you can expect quality local talent. Call 0141 248 1777 for details.
I Bennet's Millennium 2000 at Bennct's. ‘in11 6am. £20. 31 Dec only. Karen Dunbar, (irant Dull and Shawn Thornton with the usual party selection pumped tip for NYIi.
I Bennet s at Bennet‘s 11.30pm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Iixuberant gay night with cheesy handbag from Shaun upstairs and more upfront dance sounds downstairs. Call Bennet's on 552 5761 for details of their Christmas live extravaganza. 7 Jan sees Ro/alla playing live.
I Blowfly Disco at The Glasgow Scltool ol‘Art. 10pm~~2.30am. £4.50 (£3.50). 17 Dec. Fortnightly. The Bughouse chaps unleash sleazy house and funk on the Vic Bar. Includes access to 'I'tirbtilence upstairs.
I Buddasole at (‘lub Budda. 11.30pm—3am. £5. Weekly. Sole Music head honcho Stevie Middleton with seriously high calibre deep house. For music lovers.
I Bump 'n' Hustle at Babaza. (rpm—3am
(DJs front 1 1pm). Free before 11pm; £5 after. Weekly. Paul Traynor and Jamie Strang ofArchaos fame with funked up R&B selections.
I Casa at Casa. 8pm—3am. £tbc. 31 Dec only. With free cltampers and a £25 bar voucher with every ticket, this new style bar should be worth a look in.
I The Cathouse at The Cathouse. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3); £1 before 11pm. Weekly. Rock. grunge, indie and a dash of break beat across three ﬂoors.
I The Cathouse New Year at The (‘athouse 10.30pm—3am. £15 before llpm; £20 after. Cathouse residents celebrate with their trademark alternative mix.
I Christmas Eve at Archaos. 10pm—5am. £15. 24 Dec only. Avoid Santa with A.J., Kris Keegan and David Gilmour, plus the usual Archaos suspects. I Christmas Eve at The Cathouse. 10pm~3am. £10. 24 Dec only. The Cathouse residents with rock, grunge and the like for a festive shindig.
I Christmas Eve at Trash. llpm—4am. £13 (£10). 24 Dec only. Mathew with house anthems in Room One, R&B in Room Two from Graham plus Brian and Harry's Festive Cabaret. One for the students.
I Christmas Eve at The Velvet Rooms. ()pnt-«lam. £10. 24 Dec only. Festive fun with the Velvet residents, with generous drinks promos all night.
I Club 69 Hogmanay at Rocksy's Basement, Paisley. 10pm--5am. £10 members. £15 non-members. The Rub- A-Dub posse promise ‘1.oons 'n' Toons‘, so expect the usual techno action shifted tip a tear.
I Co ours NYE 2000 at Centrelink 5
Pressure Once again, Pressure bring the best to Glasgow. This Christmas Eve bash sees Billy Nasty and Jim Masters in the Open To Torture Room, Stuart & Orde in the main arch plus Silicone SOuI dOing their smooth house thing. The Arches, Fri 24 Dec.
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Complex. Shotts. 6pm «Rant. £75 plus booking fee. 31 Dec only. Massive event with all the DJs you ever heard of playing live (or cheating via ISDN’ link). and it's the Radio I aftershow party too. Spread over five rooms and a funfair, you can catch the likes of Jeremy Ilealy. Dave Pearce. Alistair Whitehead. Danny Rampling. Carl Cox, Jon Digweed. Jon Pleased. Graeme Park. David Morales, K-Klass, Marshall Jefferson, Junior Vasquez, Jimmy Vait Mallegham joining a ltost of Scottish talent Iain ‘Boncy‘ Clark. Michael Kilkie. Jon Mancini and Buckley, as well as the Shotts and Dykeltead World Champion Pipe Band. Big enough for you'.’
I The GBX at The Temple. llpm-3.30am. £6 (£4). Weekly. George Bowie of Beat 106 and Trevor Reilly spinning trance and hard house with a funkv edge to a packed otit club.
I Global at I7niverse (Coatbridge). llpm—2.45am. £5. Weekly. Tunnel types Kevin MacFarlane and Stephen Lee spinning garage, vocal house and anthems.
I Gold ‘n' Delicious at Archaos. llpm—3am. £7. Weekly. Packed to the rafters night with David Gilmore and Ryan Kerr bangittg out the house in the main room, Paul 'I‘raynor and Jamie Strang with RckB in the bar and Mathew Morton spinning RckB. funk and garage in the swanky Sky Bar. This being Archaos. there are also stilt walkers. acrobats and the like getting in
every body's way.
I Goodfoot at The Bedsit. l0pm—2am. £5. 17 Dec. Fortnightly. Peerless Northern action from Scott Brow n and the lads, featuring stomping classics, tareties and the occasional funk flavoured cut.
I Hogmanay at The Apartment. Spin-5am. £50. 31 Dec only. A full blow- out at The Apartment with haggis, neeps and tatties, a piper. and a few glasses of champers included in the ticket price, plus music front Apartment residents.
I Hogmanay at Planet Peach. 10pm—6am. £15 before midnight; £20 after. 31 Dec only. Paul N'jie sees in the New year with his special blend on R&B, soul and house.
I Hogmanay Hits at Nice ‘n' Sleazy (upstairs). 9pm—3am. £5. 31 Dec only. The 150 best tracks ever, as voted for by Sleazy punters and mixed by the Ready
Inside Out A third birthday extravaganza for the glam house night, featuring the talents of Judge Jules, Brandon Block and Sonique. The Arches, Mon 27 Dec.
Steady Lounge DJs. Expect everything from MC5 to Kylie. Includes access to
the Ceilidh downstairs.
I Liquid C001 vs Bump 'n' Hustle at Babaza. 5pm—3am. £15. 24 Dec only. Liquid Cool. the glamorous Sunday nighter, takes on Bump ‘n‘ Ilustle for a round up of the year’s best R&B, hip hop, house and garage spread over twelve festive hours.
I Liquid Cool vs Bump 'n' Hustle II at Babaza. 5pm—5am. Free before 9pm; £20 after. 31 Dec only. Garage and house versus R&B and hip hop, tickets available from Babaza.
I Millennium at Bunkers. 9pm—late. £20. 31 Dec only. The Bonkers residents see in the New Year.
I Millenium at The Temple. 10pm—6am. £20 in advance; £25 on the night. 31 Dec only. A full complement of Temple regulars. including George Bowie and Zammo.
I Millennium Madness at The Velvet Rooms. 10.30pm—late. £tbc. 31 Dec. A selection of Velvet residents see in the New Year. A good atmosphere is guaranteed. since all drinks are £1.25 all night long.
I Millennium World Carnival at Archaos. 9.30pm—6am. £40. 31 Dec only. Be sure to arrive before the bells for some ‘midnight carnage’. Music from Archaos residents.
I Mish Mash New Year Party at The Truffle Club. 10pm—6am. £25 (available on 0141 242 2801/29 0714). 31 Dec
5 only. The fourth NYE Mish Mash bash. : with DJ action from Oscar augmented by
live percussionists, MCs and vocalists. Easily among the top five millennial events.
I Mumbo Jumbo at Trash. 1 1pm—3am. £tbc. New night featuring RoeB cuts and dance anthems.
I New Year's Eve at Trash. llpm-6am. £20 in advance; £25 on the night. 31 Dec only. Trash residents Peter and Graham with house and R&B. plus Brian and Harry's Festive Cabaret.
I New Year's Eve at The Tunnel. llpm-late. £50 plus £5 booking fee. 31st Dec only. All The Tunnel regulars. including Michael Kilkie. Scott Mackay and Lisa Littlewood with house. trance and what have you. Sure to be a stormer. I Optimo (Espacio) Present The Linoleum Dome at The Glasgow School ofArt. l0pm—6am. £25. 31 Dec only. Roll out the new linoleum with Twitch and Jilkes who are joined tonight by an all-star support line up including Hamish (My Machines), Andy Divine
and Scott Brown (Goodfoot). Ticket includes a free Optimo CD. recorded live at the Subby, making tonight the best value millennial hoe down in Glasgow. Guaranteed to be both hot sausage and hi h wattage.
I Planet Peac at Planet Peach. llpm-3.15am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Paul N’Jie spins an upfront house set, with a healthy dose of soul and R&B to keep things funky.
I Polo Lounge at The Polo Lounge. llpm—3am. £5. Weekly. Michelle provides a loose mix of house and indie classics downstairs, while Andy rocks the Trophy Room with 80s and 90s hits at this gay venue.
I Polo Lounge New Year's Eve at The Polo Lounge. 5pm—6am, £20. 31 Dec only. All three ﬂoors are open with Tom and Michelle banging out the party tunes and passes are available, so you can nip out for the street parties.
I Privilege at Havana. 10pm—3am. £3. Weekly. Andy Guest playing across the house spectrum.
I Pressure at The Arches. 10.30pm—4am. £14. 24 Dec only. Once again, Pressure bring the best to Glasgow. This Christmas Eve baslt sees Billy Nasty and Jim Masters in the Open To Torture Room, Stuart and Orde in the main arch plus Silicone Soul doing their smooth house thing.
I Pure at The Fruitmarket. 10pm—5am. £35. 31 Dec only. Twitch and Brainstorm with the West coast branch of Pure‘s millennial bash.
I Reds at Reds. llpm—3am. £6 (£5). Weekly. Club classics and house sounds from Alan Ronald.
I Relief at The Arches. llpm—3am. £8 (£6). Weekly. Silicone Soul of Sorna fame do their technical disco house thing. I Trash at Trash. llpm—3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. Grahame Ferguson and Stevie Smith play a blend of R&B, cheesy house classics and funk.
I Turbulence at The Glasgow School of Art. 10pm-3am. £4.50 (£3.50). 17 Dec. Fortnightly. Tania Swift and Stevie are still the only people in Glasgow running a regular drum 8; bass night. and a fine job they do too.
I Yang at Yang. llpm—3am. Free before midnight; £5 after. Weekly. Dema ck Nice rock the bar with turntablist hip hop while Kushi provides house beats in the back room.
I Yum Yum at The 13111 Note Club (basement). 9pm—3am. £4. Latin grooves, jazz, hip hop and the like. Includes access to Big Daddy downstairs.
Chart & party
I Glamorama at The Apartment. 11pm-3am.£8. Weekly. Good time club selections from Jim Da Best.
I Carwash at g2. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. New night of disco, funk and soul classics, courtesy ofThe Garage ‘s Jerry Lyons.
I Cheesy Pop at Qudos (QMU). i0pm--2am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Students and up to four guests. Seven years on and
rampant hordes of vodka-fuelled urchins
still flock to hear DJ Toast's edam selection. A riotous evening, with the emphasis on pure unashamed fun.
I Crash at The Shed. .me—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Dave Ross rocking the Southside with student-friendly kitsch and chart faves.
I Envy at Destiny. 10pm—3am. £5 before 1 1pm; £6 after. Weekly. Throbbing house
- action at the city centre megavenue.
I Love Bug at The Garage.
10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Insanely busy night of party tunes for students and youngsters. I New Years Eve at The Garage. llpm-late. £20. 31 Dec only. See in the New Year with the usual cheap booze artd party tunes. I Shag at Fury Murry’s. llpm-3.15am.
£5 (£3). Weekly. Drunken party tunes
from Mark and James G.
I Strawberry Fields at Strawberry
Fields. 9pm—3am. £6 before 1 1pm; £7
after. Weekly. A party-up set taking in danceﬂoor faves from the 60s to the