Glasgow clubs

Regular weekly clubs lus one off events are listed by ci , then b day then alphabetically by title. Clu will be listed provided u ~to-date details reach our offices at east seyen days. before publication. Lack of information may result in clubs being omitted.

Glas ow club listings compiled by Jack Mo ram.



I Deejays In Disguise at The Variety Bar. 8pm—close. Free. Weekly. The Knucklehead crew take a breather from their usual hectic style and concentrate on the dubbier end of the techno spectrum.

I Free Party Power at The Living Room. ()pm-midnight. Free. Weekly. Quality underground house action, spiced up with a bit of skewed disco.

I Nomad at Nomad. 7.3(me—midnight. Free. Weekly. Resident ‘Donut’ Jay is joined by Kris Keegan, Ian Thompson and AJ. spinning the best house sounds. I Pousey Cafe at Air Organic. 8—1 1pm. Free. Weekly. Shifting up a gear after the move from Sun, The Jengaheads get you stoked up for a night out with a mixed bag of beats, from electro through to house.

I Phatboy's Kitchen at McChuilI’s Way Out West. 8pm-midnight. Free. Weekly. Hip hop, breaks and beats courtesy of The Wax Monkey.

I Shogo at The Brunswick Cellars. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. A brand new evening of breaks, beats and suchlike from G-Man and occasional guests, with skateboarding visual entertainments.

I Tilt at Bar 10. 7pm—late. Free. Weekly. An evening of Euro trance from the Tilt

I Virunga at Brel. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. A top selection of tunes with a world bias, including soca, Latin dance, African and reggae.


I 1210 at Babaza. 8pm-3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Top-notch house, garage and trance from Ian Thompson and David Gilmore, renowned for keeping the crowd on their toes and dropping the odd surprise track. In a bid to encourage new talent. the residents step down between 8—1 1pm. turning over the Technics to up- and-coming DJs. Call the club on 204 0101 for details of how to participate.

I Bennet's at Bennet‘s. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Shawn delivers a commercial dance mix in the main room, while Annie supplies 70s and 80s hits at this gay club.

I Bug-A-Boo at The Velvet Rooms. llpm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. John Lyons. Martin Hesketh and James Fullerton take it in turns to provide the R&B and soul selections.

I Casino Royale at The Apartment.

1 lpm—3am. £4. Weekly. Bossanova beats. Hammond grooves. soundtracks and loungecore from your hosts Frankie Savaloy and Kirk St Moritz. Additional entertainment value added by the Bedazzled comedy collective and Monty Cantsin of lieu! Room fame.

I Club Salsa Sabrosa at Havana Bar. ltl.3(lpm~3am. £4 (£3.50). Weekly. Top- noich Latin sounds. with all hip-shaking genres covered thanks to residents Keith. Alexis and Geo I).

I Come Correct at Trash. l()pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. The new night showcasing all things hip hop continues with the (Tome Correct residents showing that they too can cut the mUstard.

I Columbian at The Asylum Back Room. Spm—lam. £1; free to CL'SU members. Weekly. Music with breaks. from hip hop and big beat to soul and funk.

I Cop at Archaos. l lpm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Absolutely colossal student night with \'ance and CJ. supplying hard

party ing house anthems in the main room and daft classics from Tam Coyle downstairs.

I Dazed & Confused at Oudos (Queen Margaret Student Union). 7.30pm-2am. £2 (£1)— students and up to four guests. Weekly. Live music every week from aspiring local talent until around 10.30pm, when the residents take over, spinning a retro set encompassing funk, soundtracks and indie classics.

I Freedom at The Shed. l()pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Paul N’Jie with a smooth mix of garage, funk and commercial house.

I Foundation at Q. 9pm—3am. Free before 11pm, £5 after. Weekly. Ewan Kelly with funky disco and soulful garage at this brand new venue.

I Loose Joints at The 13th Note Club. llpm-3am. £2. Weekly . Residents LB. and DO have shifted the old Booty Jam up a gear with a new concept night, just like a 705 album. The concept being to play a broad mix of dancefloor classics, without overdoing the turntable technique, concentrating on the songs themselves. Is this the first sign of a mixing backlash?

I Pimp at Planet Peach. llpm-3am. £4. Weekly. Steve Gaston pumps out the funkiest disco and lightens the blend with the occasional kitsch classic.

I Go Bang at Reds. l 1pm—3am. £3. Weekly. GK Machine, Glenn C, Jay Hay and Guy spin a varied techno selection. I Hi Karate at The Glasgow School of Art. l()pm—2am. Free before 11pm; £1.50 (£1) after. Weekly. Andrew Divine and Neil McMillan are in the midst of something of a guest frenzy at present. First of all, after the St. Etienne gig has finished on 25 May, the Karateers are joined by Ultimate Dilemma recording stars The Runaways on four decks, with MC Marshmello chatting over the top. Then, on 8 Jun, The Tummy Touch Tour hits Glasgow, with Tim ‘L.ove’ Lee and labelmates Tutto Matto bringing their trademark dubby, bongo-laden breakbeat to the mix.

I MFI at Universe (Coatbridge). llpm—2.3Uam. £4 (£2). Weekly. Big telly man Ewan MacLeod and DJ Bob with a disco-tinged selection of house old and

I Rhythm And Blues at Life. l()pm—3am. £5. Weekly. A night of top- notch R&B with Paul Traynor (Babaza) joined by Naeem and Stuart McCallum. I Roots To The Future at The Temple. 11pm—3am. £8. 25 May only. It’s another ‘unique’ mix of live sets and DJ antics this, but the music on offer certainly

i seems worth a look. The house band are

The AsianCelt Soundsystem, who do what it says on the tin: mix up bhangra and Celtic folk. Live guests at this launch event are Shooglenifty, who managed to provoke the Sydney Opera House's first ever stage invasion, apparently. DJ support comes courtesy ofAlex Kasiek (founding member of Transglobal Underground) and one DJ Mal.

I Skint at The Cathouse. llpm—3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Tough chemical breaks and

3 beats, rock and indie for a studenty crowd.

I Skycop at Skybar (Archaos).

l 1.45pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. The posh bit ofArchaos thrills to the deep house stylings of Ryan Kerr.

' I Speaal Favours at The Glasgow

School of Art (Vic Bar). l(lpin—Zam. £1.50. Weekly. An evening from the self-

' proclaimed ‘goddesses of sound' DJ

Mingo-go and [JT Boson]. who promise to provide everything from naff pop to cheesy beats via sleazy electro.

I Thursday Is Enough at Club Budda. llpm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Disco and house from Stevie Smith.

I Tune! at g2. llpm—3am. Free entry before 1 1pm: £3 (£2) after. Weekly. Simon Morrison and Andy Horn select brand new house and trance. plus Ibiza favourites to jog the memory.

I Tunnel Thursdays at The Tunnel. llpm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Tunnel regulars Kevin McFarlane and Scott Mackay. plus Lisa Littlewood in room

students. 25 May sees the rather famous Judge Jules hosting a one-off party alongside the residents‘ usual efforts.

I Upfront at The Asylum. lUpm—3am. £1 (free to CUSU members). Weekly. Eddie Tonner and Scott Mochar with quality house and trance.

I The Wha? at The 13th Note Club. 11pm—3am. £5 (£4). 25 May. Monthly. Hip hop, jazz and funk from The Wha‘.’ collective. plus live stuff from house band Muddy Pedals and skateboard related visuals and exhibits, with celebrity guest types promised in the near future.

I Yang at Yang. llpm-3am. Free before midnight; £3 (£2) after. Weekly. Fantastic night featuring live funk action from Elevation Trio in the bar and weekly residents Bob Peck and Charlie lnman slamming out their trademark block party hip hop, funk and breaks.

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I Loveshack at Fury Murry 's. 11pm—3.15am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Jim Downie with a blend of commercial classics, vintage indie and a touch of disco. I Rumble at The Garage. 1 1pm—3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Absolutely crackers student night, stuffed to the gunnels every time with kids sharking lo the sounds of chart hits, indie favourites and Iowbrow house. I Superstar at Trash. 11pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Party tunes, pop and indie faves for students and the like-minded. I Wired at Destiny. l()pm—3am. £2 before 11pm; £3 after. Weekly. Casual night at the wrought-iron exhibition-cum- elub, with a new name to match the dancier music policy. This is the only time when denim and trainers are acceptable apparel here, so you don’t have to iron your Ben Sherman.



I Alkemie at The 13th Note Cafe. 9pm—midnighi. £2. Weekly. Tania Swift, Poise, Spore and Mark with a new drum & bass night the only regular opportunity to catch d&b in Glasgow.

I Bar 10 at Bar 10. 9pm—Iate. Free. Weekly. On the first three Fridays of the month you can catch Ian Anderson spinning deep house, with the last week reserved for some deeper stuff from DJ Bill.

I Bar Jedi at Bar Jedi. ()pin—midnight. Free. Weekly. Nick Craig and DJ Trace with an eclectic mix of relaxed electro, filtered disco and tech-house.

I Brian Murnin at The Living Room. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. A year on. and Brian continues to ‘play the songs that make the whole world sing’.

I Budda at Bar Budda. Spin—midnight. Free. Weekly. Chris Ilarris spinning groove-led house to the usual party crowd. I Bughouse at Balsa. ()pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Chunky house grooves to liven up the city centre.

I Critical Mass at Nice ‘n‘ Sleazy. 8pm—late. Free. Weekly. Jon Fopp aka Nodj with a wilfully peculiar selection ranging from punk to funk.

I Cul De Sac at Cul De Sac. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Tech- phunk sounds from Anton and Doug.

I Disco X at McChuil‘s. Upm—midnight. Old skool disCo tunes with Dandy. Daz and Martin.

I Edward's at Edward‘s. ()pni—midnight. Free. Weekly. Upbeat selections from Keith Pyper to get you going for the weekend. I Freelax at Four Cafe Bar (C('A).

9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Ili-tech

funk and jazz in the MchlIan Galleries pre-club.

; I Illuminations at The Lighthouse. ' 8.3llpin—midnight. Free. Weekly. DJ

Dandy (Disco X) and Alan B. (Breach) spin "Tomorrow, yesterday. today" music. I Midi Hi-Fi at Nice ‘n‘ Sleazy. Upm—midnight. Free. 2 Jun. Monthly. A

: chance to catch Krash Slatiglita and his i guests in advance of the full-on Hi-Fi bash at the Art School.

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I Nomad at Nomad. 7.3llpm—midnight.

Free. Weekly. Kris Keegan. Ian

Thompson and A.J. join ‘1)onut‘ Jay at two. spin house for a dressed-up crowd of

this pre-club. Free camera hire adds a

1 nice touch.

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listings GLUBS

The essential entertainments in Glasgow this fortnight

Hi Karate The Tummy Touch Tour looks set to be one of the best Karate speCIals to date. Tim ’Love’ Lee and labelmates Tutto Matto should provide a healthy dose of their trademark Latin-flavoured bongo-disco breakbeat sound. Glasgow School of Art, Thu 8 Jun.

lndeep Tonight Cafe Four welcomes San Francrsco producer DJ Ra Soul, playing an exclusive UK. date. Support comes from Kushi, Ewan Kelly, Davrd Moore and Stuart Elliot, all augmented by some live saxophone action. Cafe Four (McLel/an Galleries), Sat 2/ May.

Le Petit Orb Apparently Dr. Alex Paterson was so taken ‘.Vlll’l Yang the last time he played out in Glasgow that he decided to resurrect the mighty Orb for an exclusive live performance With collaborator Simon Philips. Yang, Sun 28 May, Multifunktion formerly a s ‘HOS of one-off specials, Multifunktion has been such a hit that it is set to go monthly from now on. Residents Muchail, Stuart Freaks and Nick Peacock are jOlfiGd by special guest Marc Rowlaiuls of Homoelectric‘ fame. A/aska, Sa: 27 May.

Pressure Rumours that Slam have made a sinister pact With the devrl to ensure a perfect line-up each and every month are growing. This time the techno-Fausts are Joined by Luke Slater (pictured), Cari lekebusch, Davrd Alvarado and Underground Resistance mainstay DJ Rolando. 100% guaranteed to knock the collective socks off the Pressure crowd. The Arches, Fr." 26 May. Roots to the Future Those keen on Celtic and Asian flavours are in for a bit of a treat, with house band lhe ASianCelt Soundsystein mashing together bhangra, folk and dance plus speCial guests Shooglenifty. DJ support comes from Transglobal Underground founder Alex KaSieI: and DJ lu'lctl lhe Temp/e, Thu 25 May

Choppin' Block A showcase for ' homegrown heats talent, mth hip hop, ragga, dub and drum & bass all on the menu. Represented are a plethora of local faces, from Yang regulars lnman and Peck, to Blac‘ka'iazed's A J. l‘t/.)t)(l5/d<-> 5c)(.'a/ Club, Sat 3 jun.

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