Clubs Edinburgh

Edinburgh, Saturdays chart 8. party

I The Party at Reyolution. l()pm 3am. £5 (£7). Weekly. Mainstream and dance anthems.

I Saturday Sensation at The ('ayendish. l()pm 3am. £(i (free membership and discounted tickets ayailablc). Weekly. 70s. Kits and (His tunes for the sensible adults w ho r'eftrse to haye their eyenings spoilt by irritating teenage beer (nonsters. (her 25s only.

I The Subway at The Subway.

0pm 3am. l’ree before I lpm; £3 (£l ) after. Weekly. See Thu.

I The Subway West End at The Subway West lind. 7pm 3am. l'ree before I lpm; £3 (£l ) after. Weekly. Sec Thu.

I Weekender at The Ark. l()pm 3am. £6 (£5). Weekly. Dance and party pap at this capacity night.

I Why Not? at Why Not'.’ l()pm 3am. £7.5(). Weekly. (’hart. dance. mainstream and all your favourite elttb anthems at this popular city centre y'cnue.

Edinburgh Sundays


I Funkey Magic at The ('octcau Lounge. Monthly. Next date the.

I Latino Sundays at l.oca.

()pm lam. £2. Weekly. llead down for salsa. merenguc and Latin pop with l)Js. liye music and percussion.

I Let’s Tango at Baracoa. 5pm lam. Free. Weekly. Tango and salsa with [)1 Joel and free dance classes to show you lttm.

I Lost Weekend at ()sygcn.

Midday (rpm. l-‘rec. Weekly. International party people l’eter llolman and Tracy (‘rr'iffm host this fresh and funky extension ()I. the weekend. Make the most of it.

I Made In Iguana at lgtrana.

()pm lam. l-‘rce. Weekly. Bob ('airns does the laid-back Sun session thing in a rare grooy‘e. afro-beat and nu-jan stylee.

I Salsa at lil Barrio. 7pm-lam. l"ree. Weekly. l.atin dance classes. See Thu and ('lassilied for more info.

I Strange Beats at Baroqtte.

Spm lam. liree. Weekly. A funk and soul selection.

I The Sunday Session at ('uba .\'orte. Spm lam. l-‘ree. Weekly. ()ld meets nu. on a ja/I-funk-soul tip with Ben and (lay.


I Burst at Studio 24. l().3()pm 3am. £3. IS Mar. l-‘ortnightly. Steay'e and Dodgy l)a\'e get in on the act of making Sunday s the new Saturdays with some spine-chilling trance and techno.

I C.c. BIooms at ('.(‘. Blooms. l().3()pm 3am. (Bar frorn Spm). liree. Weekly. The best ttrnes from across the genres to shake your booty to at this gay club.

I Club DKY at Studio 24. l lpm- 3am. £ I .5() before midnight; £2 alter. Weekly. lordie. (iarath and Ally encourage a random music policy and a specific dress policy of either ‘goth. vampire. fetish or Iesbigay'. l’ansesual types encouraged. I Cool Runnings at The Venue (Cooler). l().3()pm 3am. £2 before midnight; £3 aftertlts‘ Mar. l-‘ortnightly. I)J Dirtsman. ably assisted by his trusty sidekick l)J l-‘abulox. delivers another instalment of his dub. hip hop and reggae selection.

I Curios at The Bongo ('lub. Monthly. Next date the. '


I Disco Kandi at l’o Na Na.

l lpm~3am. l’ree. Weekly. l)l lnnoyator supplies a spitngly selection of se\y. disco house and uplifting t'S garage.

I Double Zero at The Bongo (‘lub. l().3()pm 3am. £4 (£3). IS Mar only. lndia earthquake benefit with hip hop and funk his and liye music from (‘hewy. An T- Allach and more.

I Mode Organic at The ('itrus ('lub.

l lpm 3am. £2. l8 Mar. Monthly. A sweet mix of ska. sotrl. mod and freakbeat at this long-running (ins some

I The Ska Club at The Liquid Room. Monthly. Next date t Apr.

I Tackno at (‘lub Mercado.

l().3()pm— 3am. £6 (£4). 25 Mar. Monthly. Decadent disco fever sweeps Mercado as Trendy Wendy hosts her Tackno 54 night. Tailored white suits with matching powder around nose area would work well costume wise but conscious glamour of any type will do and saying ‘fabulous' as frequently as possible goes without saying. I Taste at Wilkie House. I lpm 3am. £8 (£6). Weekly. l‘isher & Price say hello to longstanding dance jock Mark Moore ( IS Mar). Back room support in a [S house sty-lee as always comes from Marco Smith and Martin Valentine. Please note Taste may be moving to The lloneycomb as from 25 Mar. (‘all venue to conlirtn.

Chart & Party

I Chocolate Sundae at Rey'olution. l()prn—-3arn. £2 - £5. Weekly. Soulful house and disco dubs.

I Insomnia at The Cavendish. l()pm-~3am. £3 (£1 to students). Weekly. Bop till you drop to dance. chart and Ulls tunes.

Local hip hop artiste Reachout guests

at Da Break, Fri 16 Mar

I Kiss at The Liquid Room.

l().3()pm 3am. liree. Weekly. An across- the-board selection of 7(ls, 80s and ()(ls tunes from the dubiously named Billy “him.

I Lush at ligo. l().3()pm 3am. £3. 4 Mar. Fortnightly. (‘ommercial dance courtesy of(‘raig l)empster and Dale Wilkinson. Drinks promos a bonus.

I Mad Sundays at The Attic.

l lpm 3am. £4 (£2 with lly'er). Weekly. ('heck ottt ofthe asylum and into the Attic for an insane evening of chart rutisic and outrageously cheap alcohol.

I Replay/Meltdown at liros/lilite. 0.30pm 3am. £2 (£I ) before I lpm: £3 (£2) before midnight; £4 (£3) after. Weekly. Replay sees the hits of the 7()s and 80s. er. replayed while the folks in Meltdown relax to chart house and garage. I Sin at The Ark. l()pm 3am. £2 (£l ). Weekly. (‘hart and party tunes. with bey \) at sweet shop prices.

I The Subway at The Subway.

9pm 3am. Free for students with matriculation card; £I otherwise. Weekly. Sec Thu.

I The Subway West End at The Subway West lind. 7pm 3am. l‘ree for students with matriculation card: £l otherwise. Weekly. See Thu.

Edinburgh Mondays


I Cocktail Night at Rush. ts’pm lam. Free. Weekly. Laid-back sounds massage your ears while potent beyerages tantalise your taste buds.

I The Free Deck at W] (‘hr-isties. 8.30pm lam. Free. I‘) Mar. l-‘ortnightly'.

()pen decks mght where aspiring Ills get l5 mmute slots. l.r\e acts also encouraged. all with a \ rew to future protects and collaborations.

I Salsa at H Barrio. "pm lam. liree. Weekly. l.;tlill dance classes. See Hill and (‘lassrtied for more Into.

I Salsa & Rueda at Baracoa

Spm lam. l‘ree. Weekly. Authentic I atrn beats w ith rueda and salsa dance classes (£3.5(h from Sam.


I C.C. Blooms at (‘.('. Blooms. l().3()pm 3am (bar frotn oprn). l‘ree. Weekly. Things mellow out (or so they claim) at this gay club. with an upbeat disco selection.

I The Profezzionals at l’o .\’a \a. I lpm 3am. liree. Weekly. 1)] Roddy and Jason this tip S()s, ('rlrhy rllse'n and horrse.

Chart & Party

I Carnal at ligo. l().3()pm 3am. £2. 2o Mar. l-‘ortnightly. Buy a membership and get a free bottle of btrbbly at this student orientated mainstream chart party.

I Funky Underground at The Subway West lind. 7pm 3am. l'ree. Weekly. Seyenties shenanigans with It] l)iggler and Daddy (‘ool

I The Subway at The Subway.

‘ll‘m 3am. l‘ree for students with matriculation card; £l otherwise. Weekly. See Thu.

Edinburgh Tuesdays


I Immersed in Music at t’im. 0pm lam. Free. Weekly. ‘Monkey Boy' Mark lidmondson play s funky phatback grooy'es for all the playa/ out there.

I Phun-o at () Bar. 0.30pm lam. l'ree. Weekly. [)1 l)ali. Khan and l)u\ ien get frisky with a funked-up mis of soul and Latin.

I Salsa at lil Barrio. 7pm lam. l’ree. Weekly. l.atin dance classes. See Tlttl and (‘lassilied for more info.

I Salsa Experience at Baracoa. l()pm lam. l‘ree. Weekly. A mystery |)J plays the Latino grooyes to make you salsa. with dance classes from Sam.


I C.C. Blooms at ('.('. Blooms. l().3()er 3am (bar from 6pm). l-'ree. Weekly. Take a step back in time to (ills. 7()s. Slls and early ()tls times at this gay club.

I Fat Sam’s Swing Club at ligo. Monthly. Spin llprn. £5. 2() Mar. Monthly. lumpiiying action with Scotland‘s leading swing band plus support from the Vegas crew.

I Motherfunk at The Venue.

I lpm 3am. l"ree. Weekly. l-trnk and soul night with home promos a plenty. hosted by talented lady iock Oh.

I Motherfunk at The Honey comb. liree. Weekly (as from 27 Mar). (lino and l‘ry er break otrt the ftmk pipes and comfy soul slippers as they make themselyes at home in the saltrbr'ious surrounds of lidinburgh's hottest hotspot.

I Oaxaca at l’o .\'a .\'a. l Iprn 3am. l-‘ree. (3 Mar. Fortnightly. Latino funk night geared towards pleasing the student market.

Chart & Party

I Shagtag at (iaia. l()pm 3am. £4 (£2).

Weekly. Alcohol-fuelled flirting (aided and abetted by drinks promos) \ ia the infamous

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