I C.C. Blooms at CC. Blooms. 10.30pm—3am (bar from 6pm). Free. Weekly. Things mellow ottt (or so they claim) at this gay club. with an upbeat disco selection.

I The Profezzlonals at Po Na Na. 1 [pm—3am. Free. Weekly. DJ Roddy and Jason mix up 80s. filthy disco and house.

Chart 8 Party

I Carnal at Ego. Next date 16 May. I Funky Underground at The Subway West End. 7pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Seventies shenanigans with DJ Diggler and Daddy Cool.

I The Subway at The Subway. 9pm—3am. Free for students with matriculation card; £1 otherwise. Weekly. See Thu.

Edinburgh Tuesdays


I Immersed in Music at Pivo. 9pm—lam. Free. Weekly. ‘Monkey Boy‘ Mark Edmondson plays funky phatback grooves for all the playaz out there.

I Phun-O at Q Bar. 9.30pm—lam. Free. Weekly. DJ Dali. Khan attd Duvien get frisky with a funked-up mix of soul attd Latin.

I Salsa at El Barrio. 7pm—1am. Free. Weekly. Latin dance classes. See Thu and Classified for tnore info.

I Salsa Experience at Baracoa. 10pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Latino grooves to make you salsa. with dance classes from Sam.


I C.C. Blooms at CC. Blooms. 10.30pm—3am (bar frotn 6pm). Free. Weekly. Take a step back in time to 60s. 70s. 80s and early 90s tttnes at this gay club.

I Fat Sam’s Swing Club at Ego. Monthly. Next date 17 Apr.


I Ad-Lib 1 1 1 Hope Street. 248 6645. I Air Organic 36 Kelvingrov'e Street. 564 5201.

I Alasksa 142 Bath Lane. 248 1777. I Archaos 25 Queen Street. 204 3189. I The Arches Midland Street (off Jamaica Street). 221 4001.

I Asylum 70 Cowcaddens Road. 332 0681.

I Babaza 25 Royal Exchange Square. 204 0101.

I Bennet’s 80 Glassford Street. 552 5761.

I Blackfriars 36 Bell Street. 552 5924.

I Bonkers Hope St. 248 5884.

I Brel 39 Ashton Lane. 342 4966.

I Budda I42 St Vincent Street. 22l 5660.

I Caledonlan University Student Union (Asylum) 70

C ovvcaddens Road. 332 0681.

I The Cathouse 15 Union Street. 248 6606.

I Cleopatra’s 508 Great Western Road. Kelv'inbridge. 334 0560.

I Club Budda 142 St Vincent St. 22l 2213.

I The Cran 1038 Argyle Street. 248 6881.

I Cul De Sac Ashton Lane. 334 8899.

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

I Fireblrd 1321 Argyle Street. 334 0594.

I Fury Murry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221 651 1.

I Motherfunk at The Venue.

l 1pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Funk and soul night with booze promos a plenty.

I Motherfunk at The Honeycomb. Free. Weekly. Gino and Fryer break out the funk pipes and comfy soul slippers as they make themselves at home in the salubrious surrounds of Edinburgh's hottest hotspot. Please note that this is the original and in many people's eyes. the only Motherfunk and if you fancy some guest action. BBE'S lan Wright is here to play (3 Apr).

I Oaxaca at Po Na Na. 1 lpm—3am. Free. 3 Apr. Fortnightly. Latino funk night geared towards pleasing the student market.

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I Shagtag at Gaia. 10pm—3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Alcohol-fuelled flirting (aided and abetted by drinks promos) via the infamous number-based introductions system. Please note there's free tequila and champagne for the tloozie with the most requests.

I The Subway at The Subway. 9pm—3am. Free for students with matriculation card; £1 otherwise. Weekly. See Thu.

I The Subway West End at The Subway West End. 7pm—3am. Free for students with matriculation card; £1 otherwise. Weekly. Themed party nights every week. offering chart pap. cheap booze and prizes.

Edinburgh Wednesdays


I The Departure Lounge at PopRokit. 10pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Celebrity hosts Harry Ainsworth and the lovely Dusty Heights invite you to hop aboard their interstellar excursion into quizland. Prizes beyond your wildest dreams are up for grabs.

I Excursions at Iguana. 9pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Rotational residents G-

I The Garage 490 Sauchiehall Street.

332 1 120.

I Glasgow School of Art 167 Renfrew Street. 332 0691.

I Glasgow University Union 32 University Avenue. 339 8697.

I Groucho St Judes I90 Bath Street. 352 8800.

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

I Havana 50 Hope Street. 248 4466. I Life (basement of Corinthian). 191 lngrant Street. 552 1101.

I The Lighthouse 56 Mitchell Street. 221 6362

I The Living Room 5 Byers Road. 339 851 l.

I MAS 29 Royal Exchange Square. 221 7080.

I Nice ‘n’ Sleazy 421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637

I O’Henry’s Drury Street. 248 3751. I Planet Peach 34 Queen Street. 226 8990.

I Polo Lounge 84 Wilson Street. 553 1221.

I Queen Margaret Student Union 22 University Gardens. 339


I Reds. 375 Sauchiehall Street. 331 1635.

I Riverside Club Fox Street. 569 7287.

I Rocksy’s Basement 40 New Sneddon Street. Paisley. 552 5791.

I The Shack l93 Pitt St. 332 7522. I Soba l 1 Mitchell Street Lane. 204 2404.

I Spy Bar Bath Street. 22l 771 l.

I Strawberry Fields 56 Oswald Street. 221 7871.

I The Studio. 1084 South St. Scotstoun. 401 1750.

Mac (Manga). (iary Mac (Sublime). Colin Millar and Adam Bray (Headspin) demonstrate their amazing decksterical versatility in the fields of drtnn & bass. hip hop. funk and breaks.

I First Contact at Pivo. 9pm—1am. Weekly. Mellow mid-week drum & bass with the delectable DJ Nova.

I Headzeint at EH1. 9pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Hip hop. funk and electrobeats Courtesy of Michael and Gary.

I Hot Charanga Sauce at Q Bar. 8pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Staggering though it may seem. the divine (‘arlos Pena and his four-piece combo are now spicing up the Q Bar on a weekly basis. Allegedly.

I The Merry Pranksters at The Meadows Bar. 9pm—lam. Free. 1 1 Apr. Fortnightly. Famed for their monthly strutting at Radio Babylon. Pranksters Noodles and Brains delight with all sorts of electro funkyness.

I Oxygen at ()xygen. 8pm—1am. Free. Weekly. This popular bar now hosts a student party pre-club every week with ridiculously cheap booze and funky house from liye ('andy's Graeme McLean.

I Salsa at 151 Barrio. 7pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Latin dance classes. See Thu and (‘lassilied for more info.

I Salsa Variations at Baracoa.

8pm—lam. Free. Weekly. DJ Mikayel plays the Latino grooves to make you salsa with dance classes in either a

1 (‘olumbian or (‘uban style.

I Son de Rumba at (‘ellar Bar No l. 10pm—1am. Free. Weekly. ()ne of the pioneering Latin music nights and still the best selection of non-commercial grooves

courtesy of [)J linrique.

I Tango at The ()uthouse (upstairs). 7pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. lnfortnal tango night with free beginners class from 7pm.


; I C.C. Blooms at (‘.(‘. Blooms.

10.30pm-3am (bar from 6pm). Free.

I Tchai-Ovna 42 ()tago Lane. 357 4524.

I 13th Note 260 (‘lyde Street. 243 2177

I Trash 197 Pitt Street. 572 3372.

I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 1000.

I Variety Bar 40|Sauchiehal| Street. 332 4449.

I The Velvet Rooms Sauchiehall Street. 3320755.

I The Woodside Social Club 329 North Woodside Road. 337 1643.

I Yang 33 Queen Street. 248 8484.


I The Ark 3 Semple Street. 229 7733. I The Attic Dyer's (‘lose. (‘owgate. 225 8382.

I Bam Bou 66/67 South Bridge. 556 0200.

I Bann UK 5 Hunter Square. 226 1112. I Baracoa 7 Victoria Street. 225 5846. I Bar Union 253/258 (‘owgate 557 2780.

I La Belle Angele l l llasties Close. 225 7536.

I The Bongo Club 14 New Street. 556 5204.

I Cavendish West Tolleross. 228 3252. I C.C. Blooms 23—24 (ireenside Place. 556 9331.

I The Citrus (irindlay Street. 622 7086. I The City Cafe Blair Street. 220 0125. I Club Java Commercial Street. Leith. 555 5622.

I The Cocteau Lounge (Ego), Picardy Place. 478 7434.

I Cuba Norte I92 Morrison Street. 22] 0499.

I Ego Picardy Place. 478 7434.

I eh1 197 High Street. 220 5277.

I El Barrio 104 West Port. 229 8805.

I Eros/Elite Fountainpark. Dundee Street. 228 1661.

I Gaia King Stables Road. 229 7986.

Edinburgh Clubs

Weekly. .-\ spot of midweek house action at this alvvay s busy gay club.

I Ceratonin at Wilkie House has now moved to a monthly Fri slot at The Venue.

I Kero-Scene-K2 at Studio 24. llpm—3am. £1.50. Weekly. Increasingly popular alternative night which sees Leaf. Wally. lqy and Doug playing death. doom. heavy metal and extreme tunes.

I Majik (formerly Rotary Funk) at The Venue has now finished.

I Nectar at Why .\'ot'.‘ Monthly. Next date 18 Apr.

I Red at l’o .\'a .\'a. 1 lptn 3am. Free. Weekly. DJ Harry 1.cts (io (Boombou pttts the eclectic ittto electric at this stylish SUllk hat”.

I Smack at ligo has now finished.

Chart 8 Party

I Midweek Mayhem at The Liquid Rootn. 10.30pm 3am. Free with matric card before 12.30am: [2 otherwise. Weekly. ('heesy. chatty choons. cheap drink and good odds at copping off.

I Shark at lit'os/lilite. 9.30pm 3am. £3 ([2) before 1 lpm‘. £4 (5.3) after. Weekly. ‘Scotland‘s biggest student' night supplying the obligatory chart pap. I Skint at The Ark. 10pm 3am. £2 (free with proofof overdraft). Weekly. The undisputed king of student nights not only supplies the finest chart anthems bttt also cares enough to provide drinks at £1 all night and free

entry to ov'erdravv n students.

I The Subway at The Subway.

9pm 3am. Free for students with

matriculation card; £1 otherwise. Weekly. See Thu.

I The Subway West End at The Subway West 15nd. 7pm 3am. Free for students with matriculation card; £1 otherwise. Weekly. See Thu.

I Viagraah at Revolution. 10pm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Pumped-up party tunes for the frisky students out there.

I Holyrood Union 11olyrood Road. 651


I The Honeycomb 15 t7 .‘s’iddry Street. 530 5540.

I The Human Be-In 2/8 “'cst ('rossealtlsevv‘ay. 662 88611.

I Iguana 41 1.t)thi;tll Street. 220 4288. I The Liquid Room 9c \‘rctoria Street. 225 2564.

I Loco 235 (‘ovvgatc. 225 5413.

I The Meadow Bar Bucclcucli Street. 622 7680.

I Club Mercado 36 39 Market Street. 226 4224.

I Noa 7 Quecnsferry Street Lane. 226 6828.

I The Outhouse Broughton Street Lane. 557 668.

I Oxygen 3-5 lniirmary Street. 557 9997. I Peppermint Lounge Blair Street. 622 681 1.

I Pivo 2 6 (‘alton Road. 557 2925.

I Po Na Na 26 Frederick Street. 226 ‘3‘)‘74.

I The Pond 22 24 Bath Road. 467 3825.

I PopRokit 2 Picardy Place. 556 4272. I The Potterrow Bristo Square. 650 9195.

I 0 Bar 5/11 Leith Street. 557 5830.

I Revolution 3l 1.othiatt Road. 229 7670.

I RUSh 3 Robertson's ('lose. 557 3768. I Studio 24 ('alton Road. 558 3758.

I The Subway (‘ovvgatu 225 6766.

I The Subway West End 1.othian Road. 229 9197.

I The Union 11eriot \Vatt linivcrsity‘. Ricearton. 451 5333.

I The Venue (‘alton Road. 557 3073. I The Watershed 44 St Stephen Street. 220 3774.

I The Wee Red Bar tidinhurgh College ()fArt. Lauriston Place. 229 1442. I Why Not? 14 (ieorge Street. 624 8311. I Wilkie l-louse (‘owgatu 225 2935.

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