Re: The Sopranos (issue 427)

The mag looks great. You know. The List is a million miles better than Manchester's City Life ever was. and now it's even better

why their drinks are over 21 more expensive than in some other bars? Translate that into a couple of rounds and you could be ten or twenty quid short at the end of a night. We wouldn't accept that variation for any other

Strap. I believe it may be the only venue in Glasgow which does not ask bands to ‘pay to play'.

The point is that the place is in the hands of the liquidators. I assume the 13th Note


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as Bis. Mogwai. The Delgados and Arab

Cosi tan tutte: unmemorable or greatest opera ever?

the privilege of havmg a Polaroid picture taken. And that's it. No present. nothing. For me. that was $36.50 to distract two children for about five minutes.

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Re: Bar Guide (issue 429) So according to your bar guide. the Outhouse in Broughton Lane is connected

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perhaps a bus that goes the length of Princes Street?

I think you'll find it's Ego (or more specifically the Cocteau L0unge) that's attached to the Outhouse.

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