I The Profezzionals at l’o .\’a .\‘a. l lprn 3am. l'rec. Weekly. l)J Roddy and Jason mix tip 80s. filthy disco and house.

I Spanish Pub Night at lil Barrio. l0pm 3am. Free. Weekly. .-\ right old knees-tip for the Spanish community hosted by l)_ls Felix and lidu and featuring flamenquito stright through to Hispanic chart hits.

Chart 8 Party

I Funky Underground at The Subway West lind. 7pm 3am. Free. Weekly. Seventies shenanigans with DJ l)igglcr and Daddy Cool.

I The Subway at The Subway. 9pm 3am. Free for students with matriculation card; £1 otherwise. Weekly. See 'l‘hti.

Edinburgh Tuesdays


I Immersed in Music at l’ivo.

9pm lain. Free. Weekly. ‘.\lonkey Boy' .‘ylark lidmondson plays funky phatback grooves for all the play'a/ otit there.

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

I Tango at lil Barrio. 6 9pm. Free. Weekly. l‘ree. informal tango tuition with seasoned professional Steve McKay. For more info. call Stey e on 478 2218.

I UrbannHangSuite at Bann’s.

I lptti 3am. Free. Weekly. l.ight vegetarian snacks served to a mellow hip hop and breaks soundtrack from assorted guest l)Js.


I C.C. Blooms at C.C. Blooms. l().30pm 3am (bar from 6pm). Free. Weekly. Take a step back in time to 60s. 70s. 80s and early 90s tunes at this gay club.

I Flava (formerly Motherfunk) at The Venue. I 1pm 3am. Free. Weekly. .\'ow re-named funk and soul night. hosted by ()li. Beany' and Felix. with home promos a plenty.

Glas ow

I Ad- lb l l l llopc Street. 248 6645. I Air Organic 36 Kclvingrove Street. 564 520].

I Alasksa 142 Bath Lane. 248 1777. I Archaos 25 Queen Street. 204 318‘). I The Arches Midland Street (off Jamaica Street). 22l 4001.

I Asylum 70 Cowcaddens Road. 332 0681.

I Babaza 25 Royal lischange Square. 204 0l0l.

I7Bennet’s 80(11assl‘ort1 Street. 552 5 M.

I Bonkers Hope St. 248 5884.

I Brel 3‘) Ashton Lane. 342 4966.

I Budda 142 St Vincent Street. 221 5660.

I Caledonian Universi

Student Union (Asylum 7t) Cowcaddens Road. 332 0681.

I The Cathouse 15 t'nion Street. 248 6606.

I Cleopatra’s 508 (ireat Western Road. Kelvinbridge. 334 0560.

I’lC‘Iub Budda 142 St Vincent St. 221

I Tlhe Cran 1038 Argyle Street. 248 688 .

I Cube 34 Queen Street. 226 8990. I Cul De Sac Ashton Lane. 334 889‘).

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. 22l 65l l.

I The Garage 490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 l 120.

I Motherfunk at The Honey comb. l‘ree. Weekly. (iino and Fryer break out the funk pipes and comfy soul slippers as they tnake themselves at home in the saltibt‘ious surrounds of lidinburgh‘s hottest hotspot. This fortnight (3 .lul 1. the lads are joined by the Soul Ja// Sound System so it's sure to be a righteous funky time. Please note that early arrival ensures entry.

I Oaxaca at Po .\'a .\'a. llpm 3am. Free. Weekly. Latino funk night with a name that makes yotl sound like you're coughing up a kitty fur hall. (ieared towards pleasing the student market.

Chart 8 Party

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

I The Subway at The Subway.

9pm 3am. Free for students with matriculation card; £1 otherwise. Weekly. See Jim.

I The Subway West End at The Subway West lind. 7pm 3am. Free for students with matriculation card; £1 otherwise. Weekly. Themed party nights every week. offering chart pap. cheap boo/e and pri/es.

Edinburgh Wednesdays


I The Departure Lounge at PopRokit. 9.30pm lam. Free. Weekly. Captain llarry Ainsworth and his kooky cabin crew invite you to hop aboard an interstellar excursion into qui/land. Please note that the new League has recently got underway and the night now features pri/es and promos from celebrity sponsor Mr Jack Daniels.

I Electrobank at Bam Bou.

9pm lam. Free. 4 Jul. Fortnightly. Dark dance and block rockin' booty from the lilectrobank All-stars.

I Excursions at lgttana. 9pm lam. Free. Weekly. Rotational residents (i- .\1ac (Manga). (iary .\lac (Sublime).

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

I Glasgow University Union 32 t'niversity Avenue. 33‘) 8697.

I Groucho St Judes 191) Bath Street. 352 8800.

I 92 474 Sauchiehall St (behind the (iarage). 353 3l l l.

I Havana 50 Hope Street. 248 4466. I Life (basement of Corinthian). l9l Ingram Street. 552 1101.

lThe Lighthouse 56 Mitchell Street. 22l 6362

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

I MAS 2‘) Royal lischange Square. 221 7080.

I Nice ‘n’ Sleazy 42l Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637

I O’Henry’s l)rurv Street. 248 3751. I Polo Lounge 84 Wilson Street. 553 1221.

I Queen Margaret Student Union 22 t'niversity (iardens. 33‘)

9784. I Beds. 375 Sauchiehall Street. 33l I635. I Riverside Club Fox Street. 569 7287

I Rocksy’s Basement 41) New Sneddon Street. Paisley. 552 5791.

I The Shack 193 Pitt St. 332 7522. I Soba l 1 Mitchell Street Lane. 204 2404.

I Spy Bar Bath Street. 221 7711.

I Strawberry Fields 56 ()swald Street. 221 7871.

I The Studio. 1084 South St. Scotstoun. 40l 1750.

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

I 13th Note 260 Clyde Street. 243 2177

I Trash I97 Pitt Street. 572 3372. I The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 I000.

Colin .\lillar and Adam Bray (Headspin) demonstrate their ama/ing decksterical versatility in the fields of drum 8; bass. hip hop. funk and breaks.

I Headzeint at lit-ll. 9pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Hip hop. funk and electrobeats courtesy of Michael and Gary.

I The Merry Pranksters at The Meadow s Bar. 9pm—lam. Free. 4 Jul. Fortnightly. Roan Lavery (Orbital Tour DJ and resident at Radio Babylon) entertains the colourful cUstomers with all sorts of electro funkyness.

I Nocturnal at Bam Bou. 9pm—lam. Free. 27 Jun. Fortnightly. lan ()wenson aka li.\'() (MU/,ik Bedroom Bedlam winner) stes nu-skool breaks. garage and drutn & bass at this swanky new pre-club. I Oxygen at ()xygen. 8pm—lam. Free. Weekly. The popular pre-club plays host to rotational residents (lino. Fryer and Chris Flexon and the musical styles of funk. hip hop and soul. Arrive early to capitalise on two-for-one drinks offers.

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 Columbian or Cuban style.

I Son de Rumba at Cellar Bar No l. l0pm—‘lam. Free. Weekly. One of the pioneering Latin music nights and still the best selection of non-commercial grooves courtesy of DJ linrique.

I Tango at The ()uthouse (upstairs). 7.30 1 1pm. Free. Weekly. Informal tango night with free beginners class from 7.30pm.

I UrbannHangSuite at Bann‘s.

l [pin-3am. Free. Weekly. Light vegetarian snacks served to a mellow hip hop and breaks soundtrack from assorted guest l)Js.


I C.C. Blooms at (‘.(‘. Blooms. 10.30pm-3atn (bar from 6pm). Free. Weekly. A spot of midweek house action at this always busy gay club.

I Fat Sam’s Swing Club at Ego. Monthly. Next date l8 Jul.

I Festival Sensation at The Liquid Room. 10.30pm—3am. £tbc. Weekly. No details available at time of going to press.

listings Clubs

1 Ipm—3am. £1.50. Weekly. Increasingly popular alternative night which sees Leaf. Wally. lqy and Liz playing death. doom. heavy metal and extreme tunes. I Red at Po Na Na. 1 lpm—3am. Free. Weekly. DJ Harry Lets Go (Boombox) puts the eclectic into electric at this stylish souk bar.

I Ruff Kuts at The Venue (Cooler). 10.30pm—3am. £2 (free with invite). 27

Jun. Monthly. Underground drum 8.: bass night featuring regulars jocks Red Jasper.

[)alai. Lyra and Kryptik.

I Salsa con Cabor at El Barrio. 10pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Join Nano Fernandez at this swinging Latin party where the tequila runs like water.

I Sleep at The Attic. 1 lpm—3am. £3. 4

Jul. Fortnightly. Residents Jason Cortez and Richie Vallenz (their real names?) revive the credible midweek clubbing experience by playing some up-front hard house and trance fora hedonistic crowd.

Chart 8 Party

I Midweek Mayhem at The Liquid Room. l().30pm~3am. Free with tnatric

card before 12.30am; £2 otherwise.

Weekly. Cheesy. charty choons. cheap drink and good odds at copping off.

I Shark at Eros/Elite. 9.30pm—3am. £3

(£2) before 1 1pm: £4 (£3) after. Weekly. ‘Scotland‘s biggest student' night supplying the obligatory chart pap.

I Skint at The Ark. l()pm—3am. £2 (free with proof of overdraft). Weekly. The undisputed king of student nights not only supplies the finest chart

anthems but also cares enough to provide

drinks at £1 all night and free entry to overdrawn 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 End. 7pm—3am. Free for students with matriculation card; £1 otherwise. Weekly. See Thu.

I Viagraah at Revolution. l()pm—3am.

£4 (£3). Weekly. Pumped-up party tunes for the frisky students out there.

I Variety Bar 40lSauchiehall Street. 3 I The Honeycomb 15—17 Niddry

332 4449.

I The Velvet Rooms Sauchiehall Street. 3320755.

I The Woodside Social Club 329 North Woodside Road. 337 I643.

I Yang 33 Queen Street. 248 8484.


I The Ark 3 Sernple Street. 22‘) 7733. I The Attic Dyer‘s Close. Cowgate. 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 Cowgate. 557


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

I The Bongo Club 14 New Street. 556 5204.

I Cavendish West Tollcross. 228 3252. I C.C. Blooms 23—24 Greenside Place. 556 9331.

I The Citrus Grindlay Street. 622 7086.

I The City Cafe Blair Street. 220 0l25.

I Club Java Commercial Street. Leith. 555 5622.

I The Cocteau Lounge (Ego), Picardy Place (entrance through The ()uthouse Gardens. Broughton Street Lane. 478 7434.

I Cuba Norte 192 Morrison Street. 22] 0499.

I Ego Picardy Place. 478 7434.

I eh1 197 High Street. 220 5277.

I El Barrio l04 West Port. 22‘) 8805. I Eros/Elite Fountainpark. Dundee Street. 228 1661.

I Gaia Kin0 Stables Road. 229 7986.

I Holyrood Union Holyrood Road. 65| 6l57.

Street. 530 5540. I The Human Be-ln 2/8 West Crosscausewa .662 8860. I I uana 4 Lothian Street. 220 4288. I e Liquid Room 9c Victoria Street. 225 2564. I Loco 235 Cowgatc. 225 5413.

I The Meadow Bar Buccleuch Street.

622 7680.

I Club Mercado 36—39 Market Street.

226 4224.

I Noa 7 Queensferry Street Lane. 226


5 I The Outhouse Broughton Street

Lane. 557 668.

I Oxygen 3-5 lnfirmary Street. 557 9997.

I Peppermint Lounge Blair Street.

622 68l l.

I Pivo 2—6 Calton Road. 557 2925.

I Po Na Na 26 Frederick Street. 226 2224.

I The Pond 22—24 Bath Road. 467


I PopRoklt 2 Picardy Place. 556 4272.

I The Potterrow Bristo Square. 650


I 0 Bar 5/11 Leith Street. 557 5830. I Revolution 31 Lothian Road. 229 7670.

I Rush 3 Robertson's Close. 557 3768.

I Studlo 24 Calton Road. 558 3758. I The Subway Cowgatc. 225 6766.

I The Subway West End Lothian

Road. 229 9197.

I The Union Heriot Watt University. Riccanon. 451 5333.

I The Venue Calton Road, 557 3073.

I The Watershed 44 St Stephen

Street. 220 3774.

' I The Wee Red Bar Edinburgh

College Of An. Lauriston Place. 229 1442

I Why Not? 14 George Street. 624 83l l.

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