Glasgow Saturdays continued
I Havana Esperito at (‘anvas (Arta). £7. Weekly. A rtigltt of sophisticated l.atirto class. DJ Jazz brirtgs ltis box of tricks to tlte Merchant City's newest venue. Canvas. where there's tto dedicated dancelloor. but there is classy service and an elegant. laid-back vibe for tltose who‘ve ltad enouglt of sweat witlt their salsa.
I Iii-Karate at Riverside (‘lub. Midnight—3am. £7 (£6). 20 Jul. Monthly. Straight up residents’ night with Neil Macmillan artd Artdrew Divine. The Karate massive will be well chuffed with this night of funk and hip hop crazy shit. For this date only” 'xl-IJS! ' card holders get in Zer the price (If I.
0 Homebass at Alaska. 1 lpm—3am. £10 (£8). 27 Jul. Monthly. Belting litte- up from the boys frortt Homebass. The mighty lireq Nasty lays dowrt the tunes for all of those in a rockin' frartte o‘ mind. There’s also a covert shindig somewhere secret after this gig. so hang abottt. artd maybe sortie buses will take you somewhere for a party somewhere secret. ()r something. I Homecookin at Baba/a. l‘ree before I lpm: £5 alter. Weekly. DJs Stewart Mc(‘allum and Joe lliggirts keep the music jammin' and the dance floor jumpin‘ all night long. R&B tracks mixed with the odd classic and old-skool favourites. Jttst watch out for football players. I Inside Out at tlte Arches.
l lpm --5am. £16. 27 Jul. Monthly. l"uturehero night at this tumultuous trance attd hard house night. Don Diablo. Yves de Ruyter. (‘orvin Dalek. John Johnson. (iabry Safano artd DJ Bismark set ottt to prove they‘re the dog's bollocks at this deejayirtg lark. I Inspire at the Velvet Rooms. l()pm—3am. £3 before midnight; £6 (£4) after. Weekly. Keith Pyper breaks out the funky house arid garage iii the tttaitt room while Raymond Woods cools things down with hip hop and R&B in room two. I Jamboree at Reds. l lpm-—3artt. £7 (£5 ). Weekly. John Lyons arid Martin llesketh of Velvet Rooms fame mix tip a blend of commercial R&B and soul.
I Kube at Blackfriars. Next date 3 Aug. I Let’s Go Back, Way Back! at the Riverside Social. Next date the.
I Life at Life ((‘orinthiant. l()pm Jam. £5. Weekly. A formidable night of ftutk for those who like their entertainment mature. but still jammin‘. DJ Skttd. Paul Rea artd lart Thomson present a selection of sottl. furtk artd disco augmented with original samples artd loops to guarantee a new take on familiar sounds.
I Lush at the Polo Lounge.
l().3()pm- 3am. £5. Weekly. Featuring Andy in the Trophy Room with hits from the 6()s to the 80s. while Tom provides art tip-front dattce selection in the mairt roortt at the city’s prettiest gay club.
I Melting Pot at the Riverside Social. Midnight ~3am. £10. 27 Jul. Monthly. Residents Simon (‘ordiner of Traxx and Billy Woods of Relief spin the cream of underground disco with a splash of house just for good measure. A great underground night ottt.
QMish Mash at the Arches. llpm~3am. £12. 20 Jul. Monthly. Big date for Mish Mash as they take b.ding ttrtder their wing as front room regulars. ()scar l'tlllUltC links tip with Norditt Zaoui. Devin Stewart arid (‘hris (‘ruiks in the main hold. whilst in the b.dirtg appendage there‘s the genre- btrstittg Tigerstyle arid Tinkerbell. livolution. baby.
I Missing Link at Ad Lib.
l lpm 3am. £5. The very best of hip hop. nu jaI/ artd R&B mixed up by two of (ilasgow 's finest: l’aul (‘aw lcy arid Naeertt. Artd all in this great intimate
I My Machines at (ilasgow School of
Art. I lpm- 3am. £6 (£5 £4). Weekly. They've had sortie of the greatest names
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irt techno come artd bless their decks. so they know ltow to rttaslt it up. Be here now with Hamish artd Wilkes.
I Pussypower at the Souttdltatrs.
l lpm-date. £7 (£5). 27 Jul. Monthly. Twisted techno artd other freaked ottt sounds front Terry McDonald arid DJ Jase with Syntax handling the chill ottt roortt. I Red and Gold Room at Arta.
l()pm ~3am. l‘ree before l lpm: £8 after. Weekly. DJ Jorito mans tlte decks for a fine night of Latin house. This will seriously spice up your life. if that's what is required. I Relief at Alaska. 1 lpm- 3am. Next date It) Aug.
I Remedy at Ad l.ib. l lprtt 4am. £5. Weekly. Davey Thomson. (‘olin Davey and someone vvithottt Davey in his name
()wen ('aldwell get irtto tlte tech-house groove with the Ad l.ib massive. GSiuler at the (‘('A. 8pm 2am. liree. 27 Jul only. Free stttff. . . oh yeah. Ri/la team up with Sorna arid Wall of Sound for a bit of Jacques [.11 (out. Will White (Propellerheads). Master ll. the Visitor. linvoy. l’aul (‘aw'ley. Sidewinder. tlterttroc. State Trooper. l'niversal Principals arid Boogie Nights. BBQ and ice cream a bonus.
I Soulsa at MAS. l lpm-r 3am. £8. Weekly. Andy artd Sltae l) take over where Subculture leave off. with their lovely blend of house. fttttk. disco and l.atino. (iood recuperation.
I Traxx at the Soundhaus. Next date 3 Aug.
I Triumph at the Tunnel. l().3()pm—3.3()am. £9 (£7). Weekly. (‘olin Tevendale attd Steven McCreery supply the dressed-up glamour kids with progressive house arid trance irt the main roottt. while Kevin Macl‘arlane and Stephen l.ee mix up garage. disco and vocal house itt room two. If you're not wearing awfully nice clothes. however. don't expect to get in.
I Motun at Budda. l Ipnt 3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. Budda squee/es (ieoff Montford and ('hris Harris to carpet bontb (and yes. there are carpets involved) the central city venue with the kind of house tracks that would start a riot on either side of tlte Atlantic.
I Vegas at the Rcrtfrevv l’erry.
0.30pm 2am. £8 (£6). 2() Jul. Monthly. Softcore you know the score. on this second anniversary dance-o-thon. Joirt the suave ones on their lovehoat as they ignore
Dave Clarke guests at Pressure, Fri 26 Jul
nasty house and indie music and sail off to a magical world untaittted by modernity. All the Usual suspects do their thing DJs l-‘rankie Sumatra. Bugsy Seagull and Dino Martini. plus l.ola l.as Vegas. the Vegas Showgirls and the liabttlous Scott Brothers. I The Winchester Club at tlte Woodside Social. Next date It) Aug.
I Wired at Asylum. ('aledonian l'niversity' l'nion. l()prtt 3am. £3. Weekly. (ilasgow's longest rttnrtirtg alternative indie nigltt w itlt drinks promos aplenty.
I Xposure at Archaos. l lpm 3am. £3 (£6). Weekly". Serving up hedonistic hard hottsc artd trartcc. your hosts Stev ic Kerr. lairt 'I‘hompson artd Dave (iiltltottt' keep the kids on their toes.
Chart & Party
I Bonkers at Bonkers. l lprtt 3am. £4 before midnight; £5 after. Weekly. Who are we to argue with this night of ttnbridled popttlarity and silly fun'.’ Mainstream pop mingles w itlt the hits of the Stls. and the crowd go wild week after week.
I Boogie Nights at Media.
1 lpm 3am. £6. Weekly. Step back in time to revel in the tunes of the 7()s arid 80s. Arrive early to avoid a crushing disappointment.
I Classic FM at litiry' Murry 's.
l lpm 3am. £6 (£4). Weekly. Nicely rtarned night of happiness from the old clttb undergoing something of a renaissance. Dance classics and party tuttes. with alternative artd rock tunes upstairs irt Twister.
I The Garage at the (iarage. l()pm—3am. £5 (£3) before I lpm; £6 (£4) after. Weekly. ()ne of the busiest nights itt tovvrt. Super-comrttercial party sottrtds on the rttairt dartcefloor and indie classics it) the Attic.
I Graduate Club at gl. 1 lpm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Designed to still those who have always ertjoy ed a (image- style night ottt. but feel a little long iii the tooth when surrounded by fresh- faced. lager-stained youngsters. Steve Davis provides the party anthems.
I The Shack at Shack.
l().3()pm 3am. £7 (£5 ). Weekly. (‘heesy chart tttrtes and comrttercial dance tracks from DJ (iraeme.
I Seduction at Destiny. l()pm 3am.
£6 before I lpm; £7 alter. Weekly. Tonight the club would like you to ‘dress to impress' while ertjoy ing the Usual cotnrttercial ltotrsdn’trancc pap. I Strawberry Fields at Straw berry l'iiclds. l()..i(lpnt 3am. £5. Weekly. (‘lassic party nonsense from tltc (ills to latsl \\ cek.
I Budda at Bar Budda. Spin midnight. l‘rcc. Weekly. Dispel the night-alter blues with DJ (’olin Walker of the New York Alliance. w ho vv ill be play irtg only the deepest liotlsc illltl most progressive gl.()()\L‘\.
I Divine Intervention at Brcl. 9pm midnight. l’ree. Weekly. D.l llushpuppy blends mod. old groove and furtk into a pleasing mash. served w ith sotttc line lt()ttsc l'L‘tl.
I The Hustler at Air ()rganic.
5pm midnight. l‘ree. Weekly. Straight out the 'hood to your neck o’ the woods: Johnnie Bla/c and his occasional guests supply grooves so smooth they ‘d move yo‘ momma's ass.
I The Man with No Suitcase at the (iriftiny. Next date 4 Aug.
I The Medicine Room at Brcl. Spm midnight. l‘rce. Weekly. Medicine Roortt DJs tttrn a nasty mid-week mood into a smooth. seductive evening session. I Moloco at Moloco. 8pm midnight. Free. Weekly. Martin St John keeps it mixed up. with a selection that takes in stompin‘ northern soul. roots. rock and reggae.
I Moskito Summer Barbecue at Moskito. 3pm midnight. l‘ree. ZS’ Jul only. Nice event of summery eatery w itlt some l‘llltkitt' good Dis. These take tlte form of the Solemusic collective. arid live batid Raymond llarris .la// Trio.
I Nico’s at Nico‘s. ‘lpm midnight. l’ree. Weekly. Turn that frovv n upside down. Billy Milligatt. the lan Mellis of dattce music. offers a cheeseltoard ol no small variety.
I Phonic at .\loski!o. ‘lpm midnight. l‘rcc. \Vt‘k‘hl}. lltcsc l’ltonic lclltm s are popping up every w here. Winding dovv rt tlte \\ cckcntl. (iol'tltttl illltl Steven I‘ldy only tltc choicest house cuts.