Regular weekly clubs plus one off events are listed by city. then b day, then alphabetically by title. Clu WI" be listed provided u to-date details reach our ofﬁces at east eight days before publication. Lack of information may result in clubs being omitted. Glasgow club listings compiled by Jack Mottram.
I Bounty at Q. 5pm-1am. Free. Weekly. Billy Milligan is at the helm of this new night, featuring party tunes across the genres, from R&B to club classics.
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. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Quality underground house action, spiced up with a bit of skewed disco.
I Nico's at Nico’s. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. DJ Miguel (Wall to Wall) spins upbeat house selections for a studenty crowd.
I Nomad at Nomad. 7.30pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Resident ‘Donut’ Jay is joined by Kris Keegan, Ian Thompson and A.J. spinning the best house sounds. I Pousey Cafe at Air Organic. 8—11pm. Free. Weekly. The Jengaheads get you stoked up for a night out, with a mixed bag of beats, from electro and funk through to house and techno.
I Phatboy's Kitchen at McChuill’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. An 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 crew.
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 from 8—11pm, 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. 11pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Shawn delivers a commercial dance mix in the main room, while Annie supplies 705 and 805 hits at the premier gay venue.
I Bug-A-Boo at The Velvet Rooms. 11pm—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. 11pm—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 Beat Room fame.
I Club Salsa Sabrosa at The Havana Bar. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£3.50). Weekly. Top-notch Latin sounds, with all hip- shaking genres covered thanks to residents Keith, Alexis and Geo D.
I Columbian at The Asylum Back Room. 8pm-1am. Free to CUSU members; £1 otherwise. Weekly. Music with breaks, from hip hop and big beat to soul and funk.
I Cop at Archaos. 11pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Absolutely colossal student night with Vance and CJ. supplying hard partying house anthems in the main room and daft classics from Tam Coyle downstairs.
I Go Bang at Reds. 11pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. GK Machine, Glenn C, Jay Hay and Guy spin a varied techno and house selection.
I Hi Karate at The Glasgow School of Art. Hi Karate will return to its weekly slot as of 28 Sep.
I The Infesticons at The Arches. 9pm. £8 (£7 advance). 14 Sep only. Hip hop meets performance poetry as Mike Ladd and his crew bring the message to the masses through their Ninja Tune release Gun Hill Road.
I Loose Joints at The 13th Note Club. 11pm—3am. £2. Weekly. Residents (eyebee) and (deecee) 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 techniques, instead concentrating on the songs themselves. I Media Student Night at Media. 11pm—3am. £1 with matric card; £3 otherwise. Weekly. The new groovy 70s and 805 Media lays down the red carpet to students.
I MFI at Universe (Coatbridge). 11pm—2.30am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Big telly man Ewan MacLeod and DJ Bob with a disco-tinged selection of house old and new. .
I Pimp at Planet Peach. 11pm—3am. £4. Weekly. Steve Gaston pumps out the funkiest disco and lightens the blend with the occasional kitsch classic.
I Polo For Me at The P010 Lounge. 10pm—1am. Free. Weekly. You, the lucky punter, take the helm tonight, as request cards are available over the bar and in the booth.
I Rhythm And Blues at Life. 10pm—3am. £5. Weekly. One of the city’s finest R&B nights with residents Paul Traynor, Naeem and Stuart McCallum. I Skint at The Cathouse. 11pm—3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Tough chemical breaks and beats, rock and indie for a studenty crowd. I Skycop at Skybar (Archaos). 11.45pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. The posh bit of Archaos thrills to the deep house stylings of Ryan Kerr, as the regular student night packs them in downstairs.
I Thursday Is Enough at Club Budda. 11pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Disco and house from Stevie Smith.
I Trash at Trash. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Student faves with a funky theme.
I Tune! at g2. llpm-3am. Free entry before 11pm; £3 (£2) after. Weekly. Simon Morrison and Andy Horn select brand new house and trance, plus lbiza 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 two, spin house for a dressed-up crowd of students.
I Upfront at The Asylum. 10pm—3am. £1 (free to CUSU members). Weekly. Eddie Tonner and Scott Mochar with quality house and trance.
I Vampire Inferno at Slave. 9.30pm—late. £3 (£2 in costume). 7 Sep only. More vampire-themed goings-on for fang fans, with a special 25th anniversary performance of The Rocky Horror Picture Show from Dr Scott’s Extra Forks. '
I The Wha? at The 13th Note Club. 9pm—23m. £4. 21 Sep. Monthly. The Muddy Pedals crew with their unique blend of breaks.
I Yang at Yang. 11pm—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. Room three features a rotating selection of DJ talent, including techno crew Mystec Beatz on the third Fri of the month.
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I Loveshack at Fury Murry’s. 11pm—3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Jim and Phil with a blend of commercial classics, vintage indie and a touch of disco.
I Rumble at The Garage. 11pm—3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Absolutely crackers student night, stuffed to the gunnels every time with kids sharking to the sounds of chart hits, indie favourites and lowbrow house.
I Wired at Destiny. 10pm—3am. £2 before 11pm; £3 after. Weekly. Casual night at the wrought-iron exhibition-cum- club, with a 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 Bar 10 at Bar 10. 9pm—late. Free. Weekly. On the first three Fri’s of the month you can catch lan Anderson spinning house, with the last week reserved for some deeper stuff from DJ Bill.
I Brian Murnin at The Living Room. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Brian continues to ‘play the songs that make the whole world sing’.
I Budda at Bar Budda. 8pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Chris Harris spinning groove-led house to the usual party crowd. I Bughouse at Balsa. 9pm—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 and all points in between.
I Cul De Sac at Cul De Sac. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. House action from a pool of DJs, including Stevie Donaldson, Domenic Cappello, Graham Wilson and Kicran McCann.
I Edward's at Edward’s. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Upbeat selections from Keith Pyper to get you going for the weekend.
I Halt Bar DJ Competition at The Halt Bar. Free. 8 Sep. It‘s ﬁnals time for the Halt’s popular comp, so get down and check out the next big thing.
I Illuminations at The Lighthouse. 8.30pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. DJ Dandy (Disco X) and Alan B. (Breach) spin ‘tomorrow, yesterday, today’ music. I Nico's at Nico’s. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Barry Burns with a mixed-up selection of Northern, hip hop and house. I Nomad at Nomad. 7.30pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Kris Keegan, Ian Thompson and A.J. join ‘Donut’ Jay at this pre-club. Free camera hire adds a nice touch.
I Paul Cawley at Air Organic. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. In addition to running Soma’s breakbeat sister label Fenetik and club night Psy Phi, Paul Cawley warms up for the weekend with brand new breaks, hip hop and drum & bass.
I Radar at The Cross Bar. 8pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Wiggy selection of esoteric dub and progressive techno.
I Russell's at Russell’s. 6pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. DJ Yaw kicks out the best R&B, hip hop and swingbeat.
I Soaterama at Nice ‘n’ Sleazy (ground ﬂoor). 8pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. An across-the-board blend with an emphasis on the unexpected, from punk to drum & bass.
I Stateside Sounds at The State Bar. 4—7pm. Free. Weekly. Paul Shields selects alt.country favourites, rock classics and blues cuts.
I Stiletto at The 13th Note Cafe’. Next date 22 Sep.
I Tap-MOI-La at The Tap. 9pm—midnight. Weekly. A new pre-club from, in their words, ‘just two more blokes playing their records in a pub.’ Fortunately Hush Puppy of Divine fame and Chris ‘Beans’ Geddes (he’s in some indie band, apparently) have corking collections taking in 60s pop, Wigan-centric soul, mod jazz and Latin grooves.
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Alaska Opening Weekend Alaska reopens this fortnight with Slam in charge of the music policy. To celebrate the hand-over, Relief moves across town for their new weekly residency, with residents Silicone Soul joined by H Foundation and Pete Moss of Oldham Records. Sat night sees Freelance Science return after a bit of a break, and Stuart & Orde’s efforts will be augmented by Master H and Lawrence Hughes. Arrive early to avoid disappointment. Alaska, Fri 8 Sep and Sat 9 Sep.
Colours If you ask small children or old ladies to name a DJ, chances are this is the one they'll pick. He’s equally at home with inventing speed garage (as they used to call it), block part breaks and good old four four in all its forms. That’s right, Armand Van Helden (pictured above) is coming to town, along with DJ Heaven and the Colours residents. The Arches, Sat 9 Sep.
Dr No's Dancehall Scorchin’ ska ’n’ soul from this Edinburgh staple that tonight brings the legend behind the ska revival and Two Tone records, Jerry Dammers, to town. No doubt this will be a trip down memory lane for Dammers, who wrote Ghost Town after a gig The Specials played in Glasgow in the late 705. Nice n’ Sleazy, Sun 70 Sep.
L.I.V.E After the success of their one- off party over the summer, the Live lnteraudio Visual Entertainment chaps return with the launch of a monthly residency. Alongside the visual treats, there’s live drum & bass from Morphy, live hip hop from Freestyle-Master and a whole host of breaks, beats and bass DJs across both floors. Glasgow School Of Art, Fri 75 Sep.
Traxx Residents Simon Cordiner and Derek Smith welcome Fresh and Low for some deep house support in the back room, while special guest Lawrence Hughes helps out in the main room. There’s even a bus from Cottiers and the Cul de Sac, so you don't have to walk for miles to enjoy the across-the-board house. The Soundhaus, Sat 76 Sep.
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