Clubs listings

Glasgow Sundays continued

I Liquid Cool at Babaza. 9pm—3am. £5. Weekly. A.J.. Kris Keegan and Ian Thompson playing top-notch vocal garage and house to a club packed with hyper- hedonistic twentysomething revellers. all of whom seem to have forgotten that they have work in the morning. If quality tunes and glamorous antics are your bag. Sun at Babaza is unmissable.

0 Masters of Groove at the CCA. 7pm—midnight. £16. 9 Jun. See Sat.

I Off the Hook at Budda. Next date the. Monthly.

I Optlmo (Espacio) at MAS (in association with the Sub Club). llpm—3ain. £5 (£4). Weekly. At this price: lunacy! ()ptimo continues its quest to bust Glasgow's collective gut with the craziest selections this side of a John Peel omnibus.

I Post: Live at the Glasgow School of Art. 10.30pm-2am. £6 (£4). 9 Jun only. Boasting an ‘inner city feel' and ‘live graffiti artists’. Post is a cutting edge collective with the intention of shaking you out of your complacency and boredom.

I Solvent at Alaska. I lpm—3am. £5

(£3 ). Weekly. One for those whojust won't let the weekend die. Colin Davie spins funky house and whatever he fancies to a crowd of up-for-it Alaskan revellers.

I Sunday Best at Shack. 10.30pm—3.30am. £5 (£3). Weekly. Jim Da Best plays pop. dance and R&B. Over the next few weeks there'll be theme nights. too. with a foam party and also Skool Disco. Have fun. children.

I Sunday Surgery at Cube.

1 lpm—3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. Cameron Craig dispenses some salve for your soul in this diverting winder-downer with a medical theme.

I Hard Wired at Barfly (formerly the 13th .\'ote Club). 9pm-3am. Free. Weekly. A night so rockin' it will have Kurt wishing he hadn‘t been quite so rash. llappily avoiding 35-year-olds in shorts with a sketchy knowledge of rap. (no nu metal) and l-'()real abusing poodlers. Hard Wired will play tunes from left of the middle big hitters such as Weezer. Foo Fighters. Red Hot Chili Peppers and Hundred Reasons in the downstairs area. I Transistor at the Polo Lounge.

1 lpm—3am. £5. Weekly. Real pop for real people with DJs Niall McMurray and Wayne Dixon.

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I Atmosphere at Destiny. [0pm—3am. £3 before 1 lpm: £4 after. Weekly. Windy. bent metal surroundings and sequin-clad youths. all marinated in a generous amount of cheap booze and brought to the boil with only the cheesiest of track selections.

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I Disco at Fury Muny's. l lpm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Cheese-tastic disco fun for students. with Dave and Phil spinning the discs.

I Media at Media. l lpm—3am. £2. Weekly. A full-on flavoured mix from rotational residents plus karaoke in room two. Drinks promos a bonus (all drinks £2 all night).

Glasgow Mondays


I Hector Monday’s Quiz at Nico‘s. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Or. to give it its full title. Hector Monday‘s Quiz on a Sunday every Monday. Prizes galore. prizes for the worst dressed. disastrous haircuts. sluttish antics and general misbehaviour make this a remarkable pre- club spectacle.

I Salsa for Beginners at Cuba .\'orte. 7pm—midnight. £4 (£3). Weekly. Can you learn the salsa'.’ Give it a right good go at this high-class night of tomfoolery.

I Salsa Vida at Havana. £4. Weekly. Feel the rhythm. This is a relaxed and friendly salsa class (with teacher Andy Baird) for those wishing to dip their toes in the salsa water.

I Cul de Sac at Cul de Sac. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Watch you don't burn your fingers on Dr Paul's Quiz of Fire.

I Loose at the Variety Bar. ()pin—midnight. Free. Weekly. This night deserves respect for its attempt at something new. classic 70s rock and blues from Paul Shields.

I Open Decks at Bar Jedi. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Your chance to show the world (or Bar Jedi at least) what you’re made of. Dust off those 12s and spin to infinity.


I Burn at MAS. l lpm—3am. Free for staff of any pub or club; £3 to everyone else. Weekly. DJs Norman and Zeus preside over the biggest and longest running staff night out in history. Freedom for the workers.

I Phenomena at Destiny. 9.30pm—2am. £8 (£5.50). 24 Jun. Monthly. Scotland's first ever dedicated bhangra residency. with Tigerstyle and Harri ripping it up with a selection of bhangra. soul. hip hop and garage. ()n this night. the Panjabi Hit Squad are promoting their album The Streets with a mighty DJ set. Fine.

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Pre-club I Billy’s Assorted Flavours at Nico's. ()prn—midnight. Free. Weekly.

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Cheesy flavours satisfy all students before they head off out into the strange night.

I Colin Davie at Spy Bar. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Colin Davie does his thang. delivering some quality house grooves and whatever the hell he feels like.

I Doctor Salsa at Havana. 8—l0pm. Free. Weekly. A salsa class for beginners with Doctor Salsa. Let the good doctor check your salsa pulse at this popular Tue class.

I Playstation League at Bar Jedi. 9pm—2am. Free. Weekly. For kids sore of thumb and pallid of complexion. A case of lager is up for grabs for the top gun gamer. assuming you can drag yourselves away from the ‘station at home.

I Rueda de Casino at Cuba None. 7.30pm—midnight. £4. Weekly. lf fast- moving Cuban street dancing is your thing. then not only are you an intriguing human being. but you should also drop in for this night. Dance instructors are from the Academia de Salsa. so you‘re in safe. sexy hands.


I Fool’s Gold at MAS. l lpm—3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Mod and funk in the light room is complemented by indie classics in the back. Classic formula in nice surroundings.

I F.U.N at Cube. 1 l.30pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Same crew as the Mon night. really. but that doesn’t mean a let—up in the craziness. Shawn and Georgy boy man the decks.

I Fly at Alaska. 1 lpm—3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. Student night at the super hip club. Jim Da Best plays student anthems downstairs. while Colin and Owen rip it up upstairs playing funky house and dropping in a few surprise tracks. Ridiculously cheap bevy and quality tunes.

I Juicy Tuesdays at the Velvet Rooms.1 lpm—3am. £4 (free). Weekly. Billy Milligan spins student classics in the upstairs suite while Scott McMillan plays R&B and hip hop in the downstairs lounge.

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I G.I. at Archaos. l lpm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Dave Gilmour and Mike Winters provide the cheezy pop and party anthems to the party minded students.

I Laid at Shack. l().3()pm—3am. £4 (£2). W ‘ekly. The Shack is one of the busiest clubs in town right now. This is a night of simple but piquant pleasure. Pump up the volume.

I Shooting Stars at the Garage.

1 lpm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Gerry and Iain keep the drunk kids happy with chany house and po hits.

I The Shimmy Iub at Bennet‘s.

l 1.30pm—3am. £3 (£1.50). Weekly. A straight-ish and studenty night at the gay venue. with Raymond Davren maintaining the party atmosphere.

I TIT at Trash. 10.30pm—3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Grahame Ferguson and Scott Free spin garage and house in the main room. while DJ Robert keeps the kids entertained with plenty of cheese in room two. Girls: diamante boob tubes are a must. otherwise you could look slightly underdressed.



I Fluid at the Polo Lounge. l()pm—lam. Free. Weekly. DJ Wayne Dixon mixes up classic funk. soul and disco with a dash of contemporary tuneage. and there are half-price cocktails to make sure things go with a swing.

I Mark Robb at the Cul de Sac. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Mark

Robb of Buff (‘lub fame provides the Retro funk and soul grooves to the West End massive.

I Moda at Moda. 8pnt—-latn. Free. Weekly. Smooth and soulful R8; B with DJ Niall.

I Post at Bloc. ()prn—midnight. Free. Weekly. A new venture. I.ocal artists. DJs. producers and musicians come together to form Post. and they want you to collaborate in future. Are you an undiscovered genius of the decks (or anything else. for that matter)? Then get in to Post.

I Russell’s at Rttssell's. ‘)»--l lpm. Free. Weekly. DJ Yaw brings his world music extravaganza to the yuppie

I Salsa Fuente at Havana. Spin—midnight. £4. Weekly. Salsa class followed by salsa DJ Jorjito through till closing time.

I Samba with Thaissa! at Cuba .\'orte. 7pm-midnight. £5. Weekly. Another good alternative to the house. techno and cheesy nights that dominate Glasgow's nightlife. Learn samba carnival style as well as chilling out to samba reggae beats. ()r. move upstairs to the tapas bar and get a bit ambient.


I Bennet’s at Bennet's.

l 1.30pm—3am. £2.50 (£1.50). Weekly. Sara takes control once more in the club famous for madness and an. em. liberal chat up policy.

I Easy Tiger at MAS. l lpm—3am. £4. (£2). Weekly. The weekend just keeps getting longer. A party atmosphere and plenty of shenanigans guaranteed. thanks to the amazing free drink offers on at this increasingly popular Wed night soiree.

I Elastik at Barfly (formerly the l3th .\'ote Club) .\'ote Club. | lpm—3am. £2. Weekly. DJ ()na (aka Amanda from Bis) and DJ Mingo-go. take over the musical selection for the foreseeable future while 803 takes a break to concentrate on other things. Injecting some much needed oestrogen into the world of DJing and playing some damn fine electro mixed into a randomly selected soundscape.

I FAB. at Babaza. l lpm—3am. Free before I lpm. £4 (£3) after. Weekly. DJ Skud blends garage. R&B and funky house. playing to a dressed-up crowd who help to make this one of the busiest midweek nights in Glasgow.

I Joints 8. Jams at Cube. llpm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. In the back room Harry B and Brian T present Loungin'. a selection of funky tracks and laid-back tunes. while in the main room. a rotating roster of DJs supply R&B. hip hop and soul.

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I Fit at Archaos. l lpm -3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Absoluter colossal student night with John Richardson and (his Michaels supplying cheesy pop. party anthems and commercial house.

I Media at Media. 1 lpm~3am. £3. Weekly. (‘hat'tistry. karaoke and a rake of booze: what more could you possibly ask for‘.’ Drinks promos are the real bonus (all drinks £l before lam).

I Shackass at Shack. 10.30pm 3am. £5 (£3). The most cliched tunes laid down with affection for your delectation by Toast and DJ (‘J. How can you resist'.’ I Klass at l)estiny. l()pmw3am. £2 before I lpm; £3 after. Weekly. A night aimed at those who fancy a party night out but can‘t stand those pesky kids cluttering up the dance floor. ()\ er 28s only.

I Souped Up at the Garage. 10.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. You know the score. or if you don't then you must have been residing in a cave for the last ten years. Daft pop and studenty madness at the busiest cheesefest in town.