OThe Funk Room at The Arches. l().30pm-3am. £6 (£5). 17 Aug. Monthly. Andrew Divine and Simon Hodge return for more funky fun. and this week they‘re joined by Chris ‘Beans‘ Geddes of Belle & Sebastian fame. Admittedly. ‘funky‘ isn't the first word that springs to mind when consid- ering the B&S sound. but keysman
Geddes is something of a connoisseur of
funk 45s. See Hitlist.
I Fuel at Mas. l 1pm—3am. £6 (£5). Weekly. Norman and Zeus with pumping house and garage in the main room. while DJ Skud layers hip hop and R&B in the front room.
I Geostatic at Ad-lib. 1 lpm—4am. £6 (£5). 24 Aug only. One-off special blending techno. electro. house. dub and down-tempo tunage for your clubbing pleasure. Residents Ross and Niall welcome guest DJ Funk D‘Void for the occasion.
I Goodfoot at The Riverside Club. Monthly. Next date 7 Sep.
I Hustle & Bustle at Babaza. 6pm—3am (DJs froin 1 1pm). Free before 1 1pm; £5 after. Weekly. Paul Traynor and Stuart McCallum welcome a new resident to the fold. namely AJ. The change of line-up means a change of name (eagle-eyed readers will have noticed the disappearance of Bump ‘n‘ Hustle) and a slight shift in music policy: you can now expect the best house. garage. R&B and hip hop. bringing together the best of the old Fri club and the legendarin mobbed Sun nights at Babaza.
I Life at Life. l()pm—3am. Free before midnight; £7 after. W *ekly. Kevin McFarlane (Beat 106) mans the decks with a funk. garage and old-school classics selection.
I LIVE at The Glasgow School of Art. Monthly. Next date tbc.
I Loose Joints at The 13th Note Club. 1 1pm—3am. Free before 1 1pm: £4 after. Weekly. Resident Deecee is now ﬂying solo and alternating his broad mix of danceﬂoor classics on an upstairs/downstairs basis with the Stiletto crew.
I Mad Dog at The Soundhaus.
1 lpm—late. £tbc. Weekly. Two rooms of electro. tech and hard house from Nik Craig. McLeod. DJ Real. Trace and Borg.
I Midi Hi Fi at The Glasgow School ofArt. Monthly. Next date tbc.
I Octane at Alaska. Monthly. Next date 25 Aug.
I Offset at Cube. 1 [pm—3am. £5. Weekly. Vocal garage and uplifting house courtesy of Geoff Montford and Chris Harris in the main room. while Harry B and Bryan T serve up party- orientated classics in the back.
I Public Spirit at Soba. l lpm—3am. Free before midnight. £4 after. Weekly. A brand new night in the city centre noodle bar featuring DJs Muchaill and Shaft with a wide-ranging selection taking in everything from disco to breaks.
I Pressure at The Arches. Monthly. Next date Aug 31.
I Radar at Glasgow School of Art. Monthly. Next date tbc.
I Reds at Reds. l lpm—3am. £5 (£3.50). Weekly. Club classics and commercial house sounds frotn Alan Ronald.
I Reform at Yang. 1 1pm—3am. £4 before midnight: £5 after. Weekly. All change at Yang because local deep house hero Kushi is now the main man. managing the decks in the main roont. Through the back. Bernard McKeowan samples more laid-back vibes.
I Relief at Alaska. l()pm—3am. £8. Weekly. Silicone Soul. Colin Maclaren and Billy Woods provide some of the best house in town. ranging from deep to disco with frequent detours into the funky. After the recent spell of guests. the lads are taking a couple of weeks to themselves.
I Solefood at Ad-Lib. Monthly. Next date 7 Sep.
I Stiletto at The 13th Note Club. l()pm—3am. Free before 1 1pm: £4 after. Weekly. Sadie and Anna J. play a frceform selection of pop. electro. hip hop and eighteez favourites. rotating the upstairs and downstairs of the Note with the Loose Joints lads week up. week down. so to speak.
I Tantra at Trash. l()pm—3am. £5 (£4). Weekly. Pumping house action from The Tunnel's Colin Tevendale and Lisa Littlewood. with more mellow house and disco in room two from DJ Robert.
I TNT at The Arches. Monthly. Next date 14 Sep.
I Urban Groove at Club Budda.
1 lpm—3am. £4 (£3). W tekly. A brand new night at Budda featuring the talents of Domenic Martin. who is set to merge L'S house and garage. deep house. disco. soul. funk and jazz. plus the odd dash of Latin and Afro grooves.
I Velvet Rooms at The Velvet Rooms. l()pm—3am. £3 before midnight; £6 (£4) after. Weekly. John Lyons with smooth R&B downstairs. plus Raymond Darvon spinning vocal house upstairs.
I Zero Zero at The 13th Note Club.
1 1pm~3am. Free. Weekly. Bomber and Tosh. who hosted previous Thu-nighter Yum Yum. play pretty much anything they please. adding a dash of punk. reggae and electronica to the mix of soul. funk and jazz.
Chart & Party
I Carwash at g2. l lpm—-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. A night of disco. funk and soul classics. courtesy of The Garage’s Gerry Lyons.
I Cheesy Pop at Qudos (vall? ). l()pm--2am. £2 (£1 ). Students and up to four guests. Weekly. Seven years on and rampant hordes of mucky-minded. vodka-fuelled urchins still flock to hear DJ Toast's lidam selection. A riotous evening. with the emphasis on pure tmashamed fun.
I Envy at Destiny. l()pm--r3am. £5 before 1 1pm: £6 after. Weekly. Throbbing house action at the city centre mega-venue. Wear nice shoes.
I Love Bug at The Garage. l().3()pm--3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Insanely busy night of party tttnes for students and youngsters.
I Media at Media. 1 lpm—3am. £5. Weekly. Media abandon their mainstream dance policy in favour of 70s and 80s classics. so grab your shoulder-padded suits and get on down. I The Shack at Shack. 1 lpm—3am. £6 (£4). Cheesy chart tunes from DJ Hanlan.
I Shag at Fury Mttrry"s. 1 1pm --3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. Drunken party tunes front Mark and James G. ‘No one
for vets their first Shag'. they assure us. I trawberry Fields at Strawberry Fields. 9pm—3am. £6 before 1 1pm; £7 after. Weekly. A party-up set taking in dancelloor faves from the 60s to the present day.
I Buff Club at Brel. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Put off by all those youngsters at Divine'.’ Solid funk and soul selection for the mature posse.
I The Corinthian at The Corinthian. ‘)pm—late. Farce. Weekly. Super laid-back selection to wallow in the ntain bar at the high-class boozing complex.
I Cul De Sac at The Cul De Sac. 9pm-midnight. Free. Weekly. Michael Peck cuts and scratches a seamless mix of old gems and new hobby dazzlers. from hip hop to funk. from house to the best of the rest.
I Dirty Wriggles at The Variety Bar. ‘)pm--midnight. Free. Weekly. A techno ‘n' electro pre-club set from Dirty Wriggles of Mystec Beatz.
I Fourward Thinking at Four Cafe Bar (CCA). 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Pre-club with an emphasis on breaks and beats.
I Kenny H at Russell‘s Cafe Bar. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Funky house. with a smattering of soul.
I Moda at Moda. 8pm—3am. Free. Weekly. DJ Scott warms up with sweet R&B. followed by DJ Pixie's funky house shenanigans.
I My Machines at The Variety Bar. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Wilkes and Hamish with the latest in Scandinavian. European and US techno. with an emphasis on the funky. I Nico’s at Nico‘s. ()pin—midnight. Free. Weekly. DJ Mark Duff playing a wide selection of house. garage. R&B and hip hop.
I Nomad at Nomad. 7.3()pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. linjoy some quality house from Kris Keegan. Ian Thompson and A.J. am] you can capture those cheeky grins with the free camera hire offer.
I Papacool at Duke‘s Bar. t)ptn—midnight. Free. Weekly. The finest in jazz. soul and funk.
I Sensu at Pivo Pivo. 9pm~-midnight. Free. Weekly. P1155 and Gary Lawson deliver global sounds from Brazilian hip hop to French house. from German jazz to African fttnk.
I Soulﬂow at liat Drink Man Woman. £3. 2 Sep. Fortnightly. Classic soul cuts spiced tip with some Latin boogaloo from Manuel and Michael. I Spy at Spy Bar. 9pm late. Free. Weekly. Colin Davie and Lawrence llughes do alternate Sats. both providing quality house grooves.
I Walker and Hughes at The Living Room. 9pm--midnight. Free. Weekly. The deepest of house from Colin attd Lawrence -~ one of the best ways to gear tip for the night out proper.
I The Works at Bar 10. Upni—midnight. Free. Weekly. Graham Wilson with soul. hip hop and house.
I Archaos at Archaos. 1 lpm—4am. £8 (£5 ). Weekly. lledonistic hard house and trance at this revamped and rejuvenated venue with your hosts Stevie Kerr. lain 'I‘hompson and Dave Gilmour.
I Bennet’s at Bennet’s.
1 1.30pm- 3am. £5. Weekly. Shaun with a commercial dance set and Annie with a blend of 70s and 80s hits at the city's oldest gay club. Not in terms of the clientele. of course.
I Bugged Out! at Queen Margaret Union. Monthly. Next date in Sep.
I The Cathouse at The Cathouse. 10.30pm—3am. £3.50 (£2.50) before
1 1.30pm: £4 after. Weekly. lndie. rock. grunge and beats across two floors.
I Club 69 at Rocksy‘s Basement. l()pm—2.30am (midnight curfew). £6 (members only). Weekly. The team
behind the Rub-A-Dub record shop with the deepest underground Detroit and electro sounds. For membership details. call Rub-A-Dub on 400 6967.
I Clubsole at Mas. Monthly. Next date 25 Aug.
I Colours at The Arches. Monthly. Next date 8 Sep.
I Cube at Cube. 11pm—3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. ()ld school house classics and up- to-date anthems are the order of the day at the new club's Sat nighter. thanks to main room man Matt Le Funk. 1n the back. it‘s R&B with DMG.
I Deep End at Ad-Lib. Monthly. Next date 1 Sep.
I Divine at Glasgow School ofArt (downstairs). l()pm—3am. £5 (£4); £3.50 GSA students. Weekly. Andrew Divine and Hush Puppy continue the longest running residency in Glasgow ( 1 1 years and counting.) The secret of their longevity? Damn good Northern stompers. moog- heavy sleaze-funk and the best in bubblegum pop. Long may it continue. GFIuid at Alaska. 1 lpm—3am. £8 (£6). 18 Aug. Monthly. This time. DJ Q wel- comes Gemini (Spencer Kincy to his mum). at long time luminary of the Chicago scene who has been manning the decks since ‘88 and releasing a steady stream of quality house on a diverse spread of labels like Cajual. Planet [5. Peacefrog and Disko B. These days. he‘s probably best known in the UK for his residency at London's Fabric and you can expect anything from deep vocal stuff to heavy tribal action. See llitlist.
I Freefall at The Arches. Monthly. Next date I Sep.
I Freeform at The 13th Note Club (both lloors). 9pm - 3am. Free before 10.30pm: £5 (£4) after. Weekly. All sorts of tunes from Steven and Paul Watt. taking in hip hop. jazz. disco and Latin. augmented by Ray Suzuki’s left-of-centre projections.
I Freelance Science at Alaska. Monthly. Next date I Sep.
3Fruitfly at The Arches. l()pm- 3am. £12. 18 Aug. Monthly. The Fruitlly gang celebrate the height of summer with a masked ball. As ever. Fisher & Price supply the uplifting. vocal hard house with a little help this month from new recruit Jon of the Pleased Wimmin. See llitlist.
I Fusion on The Renfrew Ferry. Monthly. Next date 8 Sep.
I Gain at Alaska. Monthly. Next date 8 Sep.
I Gig On The Green After-party at Archaos. 1 lpin-late. £10 with (i()TG ticket stub: £12 without. 25 Aug only. ()fftcial after-party to the music festival extravaganza featuring guest DJ Tall Paul and a supporting cast comprised of Darren Christian. lain ‘Boney' Clark and Huggy Burger Queen.
I Groovejet at Trash. 1 [pm—3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. Brothers Matt and Pete knock out quality house and garage in the main room. while Paul N'Jie spins R&B
in room two.
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