I Baracoa at Baracoa. 9pm—1am. Free. Weekly. Easy listening heaven with Deke Patton.

I Catwalk at The Catwalk. 8pm—1am. Free. Weekly. DJ Pilot Marky C and DJ Cool P (Paris) bring an excellent. relaxed. true jungle vibe.

I Made In Iguana at Iguana. 9pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Unify and George Mac of Manga fame team up for a laid back. deep jazzy session.


I C.C. Blooms at C.C. Blooms. 11pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Gay. kitsch and all things fab at this popular bar and disco.

I Jazz Joint at Henry’s Cellar Bar. 10pm—3am. £3. Weekly. Altered Beats. with their live drum 6’; bass and jazz undertones. rotate with Rare Faction‘s heavy duty, drum 6’: bass sounds.

I The Professionals at P0 Na Na. llpm—3am. Free. Weekly. DJ Roddy and Jason offer a first class mix of 80s. filthy disco and house.

I The Unspoken Thing at Negociants. 10pm—3am. Free. Weekly. The best way to get a new week underway, Noodles and Brains cook tip a fine feast of free range beats fora discerning crowd.

Chart &. party

I Freedom at Gaia. 9pm—3am. Free before midnight; £2 after. Weekly. Avoid the Monday blues at this amazingly renovated club. Anything goes with the music policy in both the main room and the upstairs bar.

I Loca at Loca. 8pm—3am. Free entry before 11pm; £2 before lam; £4 after. Weekly. A commercial mix of chart. dance and disco.

I Manic Monday at Wilkie House. 11pm—3am. Free. Weekly. ‘Anything goes with the human jtikebox'. apparently.

I Skool Disco at The Ark. lllpm—3am. £tbc. Weekly. All your favourites from the school disco collection.

I The Subway West End at The Subway West 1ind.4pm—3am. £1. Weekly. See Thu.

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


I Czech Out Da Funk at Pivo. 9pm-1am. Free. Weekly. Fraser Heeps (who you might recognise as the Bongo Boy at Barry Cabanas) lays on the funky magic.

I Made In Iguana at Iguana. 9pm-lam.

Free. Weekly. Archie spins a selection of hip hop. ragga and R&B in this excellent bar.

I Salsa Con Sabor at Baracoa. 10pm—lam. Free. Weekly. See Thu.


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

llpm—3am. Free. Weekly. Gay bar and disco. tonight with 60s. 70s and 80s tunes.

I HQ at the Jazz Joint. 10pm—3am. £3. Weekly. One for the hip hop headz. a night of DJs. MCs and live beats with DJs [Extra and Kimo Cuts. MCs from Scotland Yard, live beats and bass from Willy Molleson. Very popular night offering a great deal of talent to the capital. One of the best around.

I Knights Of The Round Table at P0 Na Na. llpm—3am. Free. Weekly. Sir Dance- A-l.ot (yes. really) holds the holy grail of smooth grooves and funky moves.

I Motherfunk at The Venue. llpm—3am. Free. Weekly. Exceptionally popular rare groove. soul and funk night hosted by Gino and Fryer. Now playing drum 6‘4 bass/hip hop on the middle floor with Ritchie Rufftone.

I Negociants at Negociants. 9pm-3am. Free. Weekly. Nasty P comes head to head with local DJs expect hip hop and funk.

Chart & party

: I Characters at Gaia. 9pm—3am. £tbc.

14 Dec. Fortnightly. Mike and Billy 13 provide commercial and Ibiza house


i I Coc Soc at Gala. 9pm—3am. £4 (£1). 7 Dec. Fortnightly. llead down to the main ' daiicelloor for some ‘cavorting upbeat

antics‘ with DJ I1 and guests. while

, upstairs sees easy over chilled beats.

I I Loca at Loca. 8pm-3am. Free entry

; before 11pm; £2 before lam; £4 after.

Weekly. A commercial mix of chart.

dance and disco.

I Skool Disco at The Ark. 10pm—3am. £tbc. Weekly. All your favourites from

the school disco collection.

; I The Subway West End at The

Subway West find. 4pnt-3am. £1.

Weekly. See Thu.

Taste One of the most essential parties of the year, no question, It’s an absolute knees-up and not to be missed. Gala, Sat 1 Jan.



I Baracoa at Baracoa. 9pm—1am. Free. Weekly. North African and Asian beats plus dance classes.

I Catwalk at The Catwalk. 9pm—-1am. Free. Weekly. Pre-club. Jamie Buchanan plays the mellow house side of things. I Made In Iguana at Iguana. 9pm—1am. Free. Weekly. Colin Millar and Adam Bray lay on a superb mix of breaks and beats from hip hop to house, nu skool breaks to drum & bass.

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


I Air Nudista at Gaia. 10pm—3am. £4. Weekly. The Cuban Brothers host a night of, well. you really have to see it to believe it. They will be joined by the Nordic Brothers. everyone’s favourite Halifax Ilospital Radio DJ. Barry Peters and Pablo Discobar. All the filthy. dirty funk and disco you can manage.

listings CLUBS

I C.C. Blooms at (‘.C. Blooms.

l 1pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Very popular gay bar and disco.

I Grand Theft Audio at Gaia. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3). 29 Dec. Fortnightly. A new night of freestyle breakbeat and 4 ’4 over two rooms with J- Loop (Pillbox). Rod (Subtle Logic). Eas and E.N.O. (Nutriciousl. Rick and The Menace.

I Jazz Joint at Jan. Joint. 10pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Cathie Rae hosts the Jazz. Joint's regular night of vocal talent frorn around the city and further afield. DJ Frosty provides the turntable talent for the evening.

I Nice at The Citrus Club. 11pm-3am. £2. Popular indie. alternative and 605 club.

I Out 2 Lunch at Po Na Na. 11pm-3am. Free. Weekly. DJ llarry Lets Go puts the eclectic into electric.

Chart & party

I Hump at The Ark. 9pm—3am. £2. Weekly. Look out for the free VIP passes. Student club with appropriate music and drinks promos. you know how it goes. llead down early (7~10pm) for ‘krazy karaoke' for the boys and girls of lidiiiburgli‘s universities.

I Kero-Scene at Studio 24. 11pm—3am. £ 1. Weekly. A new night that cements Studio 24 as the alternative club venue in the capital. 'l‘onight. it‘s all things goth, industrial. metal and extreme.

I Late And Loud at Wilkie House. 11pm—3am. £3. Weekly. Indie and big beat DJs. live bands and cabaret.

I Loca at LOCil. 8pm—5am. Free entry

before 11pm; £2 llpm—lam; £4 after 1am. Weekly. A commercial mix of chart, dance and disco.

I Midweek Madness at The Attic.

1 1pm—3am. £tbc. Weekly. Suffice to say that anything goes at this student night.

, I‘Midweek Mayhem at The Liquid Room. 10.30pm—3ani. Free with matric card before 12.30am; £2 otherwise.

Weekly. Much cheapness of drink.

obviously aimed at the students among

us. Music includes 80s disco and 90s cheese.

I Shark at [irosflilite 9pm—3am. £3 (£2)

before 11pm; £4 (£3) after. Weekly. An

independent student night.

I Viagraah at Revolution. 10pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Lots of drink promos to

get the students acting. well. like drunk




I Air Organic 36 Kelvingrove Street. 564 5201.

I Alasksa 142 Bath Lane. 248 1777.

I The Apartment 23 Royal Exchange Square. 221 7808.

I Archaos 25 Queen Street. 204 3189.

I The Arches Midland Street (off Jamaica Street). 221 4001.

I The Bedsit 1 Park Drive.339 0432.

I Bennet's 80 Glassford Street. 552 5761. I Bonkers Hope St. 248 5884.

I Brel 39 Ashton Lane. 342 4966.

I Budda 142 St Vincent Street. 221 5660. I Caledonian University Student Union (Asylum) 70 Cowcaddetis Road. 332 0681.

I The Cathouse 15 L'nion Street. 24s 6606. Cleopatra's 508 Great Western Road. Kelvinbridgc. 334 0560.

I Club Budda 142 St Vincent St. 221 2213.

I Cul De Sac Ashton Lane. 334 8899.

I Eat Drink Man Woman 34—44 King St. 552 9227.

I Firebird 1321 Argyle Street. 334 0594. 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.

g I Glasgow University Union 32

; L'niversity Avenue. 3398697.

2 I 92 474 Sauchiehall St (behind the Garage). 353 3111.

I Havana 50 Hope Street, 248 4466

I The Living Room 5 Byers Road. 339

1 s51 1. I Nice 'n' Sleazy 421 Sauchiehall Street.

333 9637. I Planet Peach 34 Queen Street. 226


I Polo Lounge 84 Wilson Street.

553 1221.

I Queen Margaret Student Union 22 ' L'niversity Gardens. 339 9784.

I Reds. 375 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1635. I Rocksy's Basement 40 New Sneddon

, Street. Paisley. 552 5791.

I The Shed 26 Langside Avenue. 649 9473.

I Spy Bar Bath Street. 221 7711.

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 Trash 197 Pitt Street. 572 3372.

I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204

1000. I Variety Bar 4013auchiehall Street.

j 332 4449. I The Velvet Rooms Sauchiehall Street.

332 0755.

I Yang 33 Queen Street. 248 8484.

I The Ark 3 Semple Street. 229 7733.

I The Art College Lauriston Place. 220 3234.

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

I The Basement Broughton Street. 557 0097.

I La Belle Angele 11 Ilasties Close. 225 7536.

I The Bongo Club 14 New Street. 556 5204.

I Cafe Graffiti Mansfield Place Church (bottom of Broughton Street). 557 8003. I Catwalk Broughton Street. 225 5583. I Cavendish West Tollcross. 228 3252. I C.C. Blooms 23—24 Greenside Place. 5569331.

I The Citrus Grindlay Street. 622 7086. I The City Cafe Blair Street. 2200125. I The Cocteau Lounge (Eden), Piccardy Place (entrance through The Outhouse Gardens. Broughton Street Lane, 478 7434. I Eden Piccardy Place. 478 7434.

I eh1 197 High Street. 22115277.

I Gaia King Stables Road. 229 7986.

I Jazz Joint Henry 's Cellar Bar. Morrison Street. 221 1288.

I The Liquid Room 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564.

I The Living Room 235 Cowgate. 225 4628.

i I Leith Function Suite 15 Duke Street,

220 3234. I Loco 235 Cowgate. 225 5413. I The Meadow Bar Buccleach Street,


I Club Mercado 36,39 Market Street, 2264224.

I Negociants Lothian Street. 225 6313. I Noa 7 Oueensferry Street Lane, 226 6828.

I Peppermint Lounge Blair Strecet. 622 681L

I Pivo 2-6 Carlton Road, 557 2925.

I Po Na Na 26 Frederick Street, 226


I The Potterrow Bristo Square. 650 9195.

I Revolution 31 lxithian Road, 229

7670. I Studio 24 Calton Road. 558 3758. I The Subway Cowgate. 225 6766.

I The Subway West End Lothian Road,

229 9197.

I The Tap O'Lauriston Lauriston Place.

' 229 4041. I The Traverse Cambridge Street, 228


I The Vaults Niddry Street, 558 9052. I The Venue Calton Road, 557 3073. I Walkers Shandwick Place.

I The Wee Red Bar Edinburgh College OfArt. Lauriston Place, 229 1442.

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

I Wilkie House Cowgate. 225 2935.

16 Dec 1999-6 Jan 2000 THE LIST TB