0 Mad Professor at the Arches. 9pm-midnight. £9. 9 Aug only. Modern dub legend Mad Professor takes centre stage at this. a cross between a club night and a gig. Spaced out bassy bass bumpers on acid and phat beat structures from the other side of the edge.

I Midi ill-Fl at the Glasgow School of Art. Next date l6 Aug.

I Jackin’ at MAS. l [pm—3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. Good residents. a smart venue and a usually attractive crowd make this one of Glasgow‘s busiest weekly Fri nighters. Billy Woods. Danny Sharkey and Marcello Della Croce assume the position. so to speak. All of this and a cracking new sound system makes for a great night out.

I Monox at the Soundhaus. Next date l6 Aug.

I National Pop League at Woodside Social Club. Next date 30


I The Hoe Groove at Ad Lib. Next date 30 Aug.

I Nurture at Club 69. Next date 9

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I fittest at Cube. l0pm—3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. This party is with residents Geoff M and Stevie Sole. Martin Hesketh and John Lyons.

I Pressure at the Arches. Next date 30 Aug.

I Public Spirit at Budda. l lpm-3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. Jon Da Silva is one of those DJs who will. for the rest of his days. find the words ‘the legendary’ tacked on to the start of his name. He and the Adorphiliacs are having their weekly party at this mighty venue. so be in effect.

I Pure at the Velvet Rooms.

l0pm-3am. £3 before midnight; £6 (£4)

: after. Weekly. Music for adults.

Rotational residents play R&B and hip hop in the upstairs arena while the down~ stairs lounge gets the funky soul treat- ment from Billy Milligan. Note: don‘t confuse this with the legendary Edinburgh techno night of the same name. That‘d be stupid.

I Red and Cold Room at Arta. l0pm—3am. Free before I lpm; £7 after. Weekly. DJ Keith D pops up to spin only the finest salsa and Latin tunes to a very well heeled Arta crowd.

I Seismic at Ad-Lib. Next date l6

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I Super Scientists at Club 69. Next date tbc.

QSyntax and Unity Reggae at the Soundhaus. l lpm—Sam. £8 (£6). 2 Aug. Monthly. One room is excellent techno. the other is excellent reggae. There‘s no soundclash here though. this is all good.

I Tantra at Trash. l0pm—3am. £5 (£4)-

Weekly. Wall-to-wall drunk people: wahey! Lisa Littlewood and lain

1 Thomson play upfront house to a packed

dance floor. with DJ Robert playing funky house. disco and indie in room lWO.

I Test at Alaska. Next date 16 Aug.

. I Tronicsole at the Arches.

llpm—3am. £10 (£8). 2 Aug. Monthly. Chris Lum is the man in from San Francisco. and he‘ll be appearing at this month‘s Sole mash up. He‘ll be playing some good records and will be hanging about with his host. a Mr Chris Harris. Nice one.

I Urban Groove at Club Budda.

l lpm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Featuring the talents of Domenic Martin. who seamlessly merges US house and

garage. deep house. disco. soul. funk

and jazz. while adding the odd dash of Latin and afro grooves.

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I Carvvash at (32. llpm-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Why are so many enjoy- able things bad for you? A night of shameless fun. with disco. funk and soul classics. courtesy of the Garage‘s

Gerry Lyons.

I Cheesy Pop at Qudos (QMU). l()pm-Zam. £2 (£l ). Weekly. Students and up to four guests. Weekly. A

riotous evening. and one from which few escape unembarrassed.

I Envy at Destiny. l0pm—3am. £5 before I lpm: £6 after. Weekly. Mainly charty dance action from the huge club that tries to cover all bases. Make sure you iron your shirt.

I Love Bug at the Garage. 10.30pm-3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Insanely busy night of party tunes for students and youngsters.

I The Shack at Shack. 10.30pm—3am. £6 (£4). Weekly. Whatever your bag. chart. dance or party. DJ Hanlan should hit the spot with his mix of stupid grinning tunes. I Snag at Fury Murry‘s. l lpm—3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. Get your first shag down a dark staircase off St Enoch’s Square. Drunken party tunes from Mark and James G. ‘No one forgets their first Shag.‘ they assure us. Blimey.

I Strawberry Fields at Strawberry Fields. 9pm-3am. £6 before i lpm: £7 after. Weekly. A party-up set taking in dancefioor faves from the 60s to the present day.

Glasgow Saturdays


0 Aerodynamico at Bar 9 I. 9pm-midnight. Free. Weekly. The stu- pendously cool Aerodynamico kick off what will be one of the coolest pre-club sessions in town at this. one of the coolest bars in the Merchant City. Broken beats ahoy!

I Bubblin’ Under at the Arches Cafe Bar. 9pm—midnight. Free. IQ Aug. Fortnightly. Go subterranean in one of the city’s most attractive bars/cafes. DJ Dave Moore is just the man to take care of the grooves.

I Cbillln’ at Havana. 8pm—midnight. Free. 10 Aug. Fortnightly. Premier Asian music DJ RF gets down and dirty with a selection of R&B. bhangra and hip hop. Chunky funky.

I The Corinthian at the Corinthian. 9pm-late. Free. Weekly. Laid-back tunes to complement the stunning sur- roundings of the Corinthian‘s main bar. I Cul de Sac at the Cul de Sac. 9pm—midnight. Free. 3 Aug. Fortnightly. A DJ of some calibre. Michael Peck. cuts and scratches his way through the delectable record bag with everything from hip hop to funk. from house to the best of the rest.

I Dirty Wriggles at the Variety Bar. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. A tech- no'n‘electro pre-club set from Dirty Wriggles of Mystec Beatz.

I Electric Cafe at West l3. 8.30pm—midnight. Free. DJs Robotnik and Ghettohead (aka Steven and John from Bis) showcase the best in synthet- ic pop.

I Fake at Bar l0. 9pm-midnight. Free. Weekly. Fake DJs Jim Hutchison and Brian Murnin take to the decks to deliver a killer pre-club set in this beau- tiful. cool and classy city centre pub.

I Fourvvard Thinking at Four Cafe Bar (CCA). 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Beats and breaks characterise this pre-club session at the CCA. Just the fickeL

I Frealunoves at the School of Art (front gallery). l0pm—3am. £6 (£5—£4): £3.50 GSA students. Weekly. Classy. diverse set from the collective best known for their hip hoppin‘ skills. A chance to sample the flavour in more intimate surroundings. along with Divine and My Machines upstairs.

I Croucho St Judes at Groucho St Judes. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Hi- Fi Sean spins old and contemporary hip hop. disco, funk and electro to the beau- tiful people of this upmarket drinkerie. I Mapucni at Moloco. 7—l lpm. Free. Weekly. DJ Marcello digs deep in the vinyl vaults to unearth the best in funk. soul. jazz and Latin.

I Miso at the Captain‘s Rest. 6pm—midnight. Free. 3 Aug. Fortnightly.

A new night brought to you by the peo- ple behind Glasgow‘s Burnt Out festival. Expect to hear all kinds of music from folk to electronica. Featuring live acoustic. toned-down electronic perfor- mances. DJ and VJ sets.

I Paddy Power at the Variety Bar. 9pm-midnight. Free. Weekly. It‘s a case of the music reflecting the venue. The admirably eclectic DJ Paddy fires on everything from Brian Eno to Underground Resistance. More power to his stylus.

I Paul Rea at Nico‘s. 9pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Club hits and chart favourites for the loved up Nico‘s cus- tomers.

I House Frenzy at Revolution. 8pm—midnight. Free. Weekly. Perfect pre-club tunage with the Revolution house residents. Gets you in a very funky


I Slick at Moda. 9pm-3am. Free. Weekly. Barry Gemmel and Gordon Miller ease their way through the night with the very best in house. garage and R&B till 3am. Bit of class.


I Bailalnos at Havana. 9pm-2am. Free. Weekly. DJ Keith D brings you a world selection: salsa. R&B. Latin chart action and whatever else moves you.

I Bennet’s at Bennet‘s.

l l.30pm—3am. £5. Weekly. Feel the god- damn funk as Shaun and Annie give the Bennet‘s party posse exactly what they want: commercial dance mixed with a selection of 705. 805 and 90s hits.

I Caledonlasoul at the Woodside Social. Next date 3l August.

I Carbon Records at Ad Lib. Next date 17 Aug.

I The Cathouse at the Cathouse. 10.30pm-3am. £3.50 (£2.50) before

I l.30pm: £4 after. Weekly. indie. rock. grunge and beats across two floors at one of the best attended clubs in town.

I Club Cuba! at Cuba Norte. 9pm—2am. Free. Weekly. Get in touch with your Latin spirit at this classy night of dance. The finest Latino beats are sup- plied by Duncan. Farah and Shannon and make sure you arrive early to guarantee entry.

I Club 69 at Rocksy‘s Basement.

1 lpm—2am. £5. 3 Aug. Monthly. Martin Rub-a-Dub celebrates his 2lst birthday at this night of the finest twisted techno. electro and mindfuck music. If you know what‘s good for you. stay away.

I Cube Class at Cube. l lpm—3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. Proving that this venue didn‘t die with the Sub Club. Cube is now hugely successful in its own right. Old-school house classics and up-to-date anthems are the order of the day at this packed Sat nighter. thanks to main room man Matt Le Funk. In the back DMG serves up R&B.

I Debunlt at the Vault (25 Queen St). l0.30pm—3am. £8. 3 Aug. Monthly. Forbes and Mallorca Lee lake the crowd on a deep house journey in this relatively new venue under Archaos.

I Disco Inferno at the Renfrew Ferry. 9.30pm-2am. £8 (£6). Monthly. 3 Aug. DJ Love. Nick Silver. MC Otis and DJ Casanove line up for the last in the current series of this night dedicated to the cream of the funk world. Go and give them a hearty goodbye.

I Disco X at the Soundhaus. Next date IO Aug.

0 Divine at Glasgow School of Art (downstairs). lOpm—3am. £6 (£5-£4); £3.50 GSA students. Weekly. It's been going strong since 1990 and is officially the longest running residency in Glasgow. so they know how to work a crowd with industrial strength funk. This month sees their twelfth birthday (l0 Aug). so get up here to get down. See


I Fluid at Alaska. Next date [7 Aug. I Freefail at the Arches. Next date 3 Aug. More hard house action from residents Simon Foy and Alan Bclshaw. I Freetorm at Barfly (formerly the

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l3th Note Club). 9pm—3am. Free before l0.30pm; £5 (£4) after. Weekly. One of the longest running clubs in town. and it‘s all thanks to the Watt brothers and their selection of 60s soul. 70s funk and the odd curveball to keep things interest- mg.

0 Freelance Science at Alaska.

l lpm—3am. £l0 (£8). 3 Aug. Monthly. Slam fave Ewan Pearson does his usual and rips the shit out of the crowd with his blend of tribal. techy madness. See preview.

I Fusion at the Riverside Social. Next date 10 Aug.

I Havana Esperito at Canvas (Arta). £7. Weekly. A night of sophisticated Latino class. DJ Jazz brings his box of tricks to the Merchant City‘s newest venue. Canvas. where there‘s no dedicat- ed dancefioor. but there is classy service and an elegant. laid-back vibe for those who‘ve had enough of sweat with their salsa.

I Hl-Karate at Riverside Club. Next date 17 Aug.

I Homebass at Alaska. Next date 3|

Aug. I Homecookin at Babaza. Free before i lpm: £5 after. Weekly. DJs Stewart McCallum and Joe Higgins keep the music jammin‘ and the dance floor jumpin‘ all night long. R&B tracks mixed with the odd classic and old-skool favourites. Just watch out for football layers.

Inside Out at the Arches. Next date 3i Aug. I Inspire at the Velvet Rooms. lOpm-3am. £3 before midnight; £6 (£4) after. Weekly. Keith Pyper breaks out the funky house and garage in the main room while Raymond Woods cools things down with hip hop and R&B in room two. I Jamboree at Reds. l lpm—3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. John Lyons and Martin Hesketh of Velvet Rooms fame mix up a blend of commercial R&B and soul. I Kube at Blackfriars. 8pm—lam. £4. 3 Aug. Monthly. Spudd (radar). SYD (Live) and RA (Bastard Signals) take to the decks for a session of the hardest. squelchiest techno this side of Detroit. Strictly for the dedicated. I Let’s Go Back, Way Back! at the Riverside Social. Next date tbc. I Life at Life (Corinthian). l()pm—3am. £5. Weekly. A formidable night of funk for those who like their entertainment mature. but still jammin‘. DJ Skud. Paul Rea and lan Thomson present a selection of soul. funk and disco augmented with original samples and loops to guarantee a new take on familiar sounds. I Lush at the Polo Lounge. 10.30pm -3am. £5. Weekly. Featuring Andy in the Trophy Room with hits from the 60s to the 80s. while Tom provides an up-front dance selection in the main room at the city‘s prettiest gay club. I Melting Pot at the Riverside Social. Next date 3| Aug.






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