drum & bass launch party with presenters Bailey (Swerve/Metalheadz) and Flight (Metalheadz) There‘s also MC ()0 to keep you alert to the pressure funk. See preview.

0 Midi Hi-Fi at the Glasgow School of Art. [0pm~3am. £9. 16 Attg. Monthly. Blinding nights are common currency ‘round Midi Hi-Fi way. and this night is the experience writ large: twisted queen and general zeitgeist straddler Miss Kittin joins tip with (ioldenboy. Jolly Music . Mo Morris. Twitch and tNoj tnake sure that your brain is fried to buggery. See preview. I Jackin’ at MAS. l lpm—3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. (iood residents. a smart venue and a usually attractive crowd make this one of (ilasgow'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. llpmSam. £8 (£6). l6 Attg. Monthly. Acid special with the mighty Monox residents along with the Pussypower institution.

I National Pop League at Woodside Social Club. 8.45pm—2am. 30 Aug. Monthly. Classic indie night. playing postpunk. C86. ittdiepop and whatever else shaping the underground world of guitars and beyond.

I The N00 Groove at Ad Lib.

l lpm-3.30am. £5. 30 Aug. Monthly. The Noo (iroove is one year old and to celebrate this. friends of the noo groove. llarri (sub club). Peacefrog recording artist Ian O'Brien and Fenetik head honcho Paul Cawley will be joining Nick and Brian for an evening of quality adult dance music.

I Nurture at Clttb 6‘). Next date the. I Offset at Cube. l()pm--3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. This party is with residents (ieoff M and Stevie Sole. Martin llesketh and Johtt Lyons.

I Pressure at the Arches. Next date 30 Aug.

I Public Spirit at Budda.

I lpm—3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. Jon Da Silva is one of those l)Js 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 tnighty venue. so be in effect.

I Pure at the Velvet Rooms.

l0pm -3am. £3 before midnight; £6 (£4 alter). Weekly. Music for adults. Rotational residents play R&B attd hip hop in the upstairs arena while the downstairs lounge gets the fttnky soul treatment frotn Billy Milligan. Note: don't confuse this with the legendary lidinburgh techno night of the satne name. That‘d be stupid.

I Red and Gold Room at Aria. l0pm—3am. Free before I lptn (£7 after). Weekly. DJ Keith I) pops up to spin only the finest salsa and Latin tunes to a very well heeled Arta crowd. 0 Shakra at the Riverside Club. Midnight---3am. £8. 16 Aug. Monthly. New night with four decks. percussion. instruments and l)Js with performers. Spinning funk to tribal house with a touch of retro. All in the environs of this tnighty little venue.

0 Super Scientists at Club 6*).

l lpm—4am. £7. 23 Aug. Monthly. ()ne of the tnost full-on and intriguing club nights around. at one of the fittest clubs around. Featuring the fusion of a live set of dark sparkling tech-house produced by master lab technician Rufus (i Poindexter and interlaced with the grooving micro-beats of Dr Air. possessed bleeps and the haunting eclectic vocals of Soma and Ad lib resident Nick Peacock are then added. along with the dynamite scratching talents of Edinburgh‘s excellent Headspin resident l)ava.

I Syntax and Unity Reggae at the Soundhaus. Next date 6 Sept.

I Tantra at Trash. l0pm 3am. £5 (£4). Weekly. Wall-to-wall druttk people: wahey! Lisa Littlewood attd lain Thomson play upfront house to a packed dance floor. with DJ Robert playing funky house. disco and indie in room two.

I Test at Alaska. Next date tbc.

I Tronicsole at the Arches. Next date 6 Sept.

I Urban Groove at Club Budda.

l lpm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Featuring the talents of Domenic Martitt. who seamlessly merges [TS house and garage. deep house. disco. soul. funk and jam. while adding the odd dash of l.atin and afro grooves.

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I Aerodynamico at Bar ()1.

9pm midnight. Free. Weekly. The stupendously cool Aertxlynamico 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 ahoyl

I Bubblin’ Under at the Arches Cafe Bar. 9pm midnight. Free. 24 Attg. Fortnightly. (io 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 Chillin’ at Havana. 8pm midnight. Free. 24 Aug. l-"ortnightly. 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 surroundings of the Corinthians tnain bar.

I Cul de Sac at the Cul de Sac. ‘)pnt~-midnight. Free. l7 Attg. Fortnightly. A DJ of sotne calibre. Michael Peck. cuts and scratches his way through the delectable record bag with everything from hip hop to fttnk. from house to the best of the rest.

I Dirty Wriggles at the Variety Bar. ()ptn—midnight. Free. Weekly. A techno'n‘elcctro pre-club set frotn Dirty Wriggles of Mystec Beau.

I Electric Cafe at West 13.

8.30pm midnight. Free. l)Js Robotnik and (ihettohead (aka Steven and John from Bis) showcase the best in synthetic 130‘).

I Fake at Bar l0. ()pm midnight. Free. Weekly. Fake l)Js Jim lltttchison and Brian Mttrnin take to the decks to deliver a killer pre-club set it) this beautifttl. cool and classy city centre pub.

I Fourward Thinking at Four (‘al‘e Bar (CCA). 9pm---midnight. Free. Weekly. Beats and breaks characterise this prc-club session at the CCA. Just the ticket.

I Freakmoves at the School of Art (front gallery). 10pm 3am. £6 (£4 £5); £3.50 (iSA students. Weekly. Classy. diverse set frotn 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 Groucho St Judes at (it‘oucho St Jttdes. ‘th11 midnight. Free. Weekly. Hi- Fi Sean spins old and contemporary hip hop. disco. funk and electro to the beautiful people of this upmarket drinkerie.

I Mapuchi at Moloco. 7- l lptn. Free. Weekly. 1)] Marcello digs deep in the vinyl vaults to unearth the best in funk. soul. jazz and l.atin.

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 tires on everything frotn Brian lino to lTnderground 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 Cttstotttet‘s.

I House Frenzy at Revolution.

8pm midnight. Free. Weekly. Perfect pre-club tttnage with the Revolution hottse residents. (lets you in a very funky mood.

I Slick at Moda. 9pm 3am. Free. Weekly. Barry (iemmel and (iol'dott Miller ease their way through the night with the very best it) house. garage and R&B till 3am. Bit of class.

I Surfer’s Paradise at Walkabout. 6pm 3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. New pre- clubber with DJ Louise providing the party action at the bottom of the l,'(i('. Hopefully. Kangaroo burgers will not be it) evidence.


I Bailamos at llavana. 9pm 2am. Free. Weekly. DJ Keith I) brings you a world selection: salsa. Rd’eB. Latin chart action and whatever else moves you.

I Bennet’s at Bennet's.

l 1.30pm 3am. £5. Weekly. Feel the goddamn funk as Shaun and Annie give the Bennet’s party posse exactly what they want: commercial dance mixed with a selection of 70s. 80s and 90s hits. I Caledoniasoul at the \y‘oodside Social. Next date 31 August.

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

1 1.30pm (£4 after). Weekly. lndie. rock. grunge attd beats across two floors at one of the best attended clubs in town. I Club Cuba! at Cttba Norte.

0pm 2am. Free. Weekly. (iet itt tottch with your l.atin spirit at this classy night of dance. The finest l.atino beats are sttpplied by Duncan. Farah attd Shannon and tnakc sure you arrive early to guarantee entry.

I Club 69 at Rocksy's Basement. llpttt 2am. £7. 17 Aug. Monthly. Debasser is the gttest nutter this time. signed to Novatnute and playing live at only the coolest venues around. The promoters sum up Club 6‘). and this night. better than anyone: ‘There will be a van load of 'l‘hespians coming through from lidinburgh to Paisley for the night. 6‘) bringing good music and cultttre to hams.‘

I Colours at the Arches. Next date l4 Sept.

I Cube Class at Cube. l lptn -3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. Proving that this venue didn't die with the Sub Club. Cube is now hugely successful in its own right. ()ld-school house classics and up-to- date anthems are the order of the day at this packed Sat nighter. thanks to main rootn man Matt l.e Funk. In the back l)M(i serves up R&B.

I Debunk at the Vault (25 Queen St). Next date 7 Sept.

I Disco Inferno at the Renfrew Ferry. Next date 7 Sept.

I Disco X at the Soundhaus. Next date l4 Sept.

I Divine at (ilasgow School of Art (downstairs). l0pm 3am. £6 (£4 £5); £3.50 (iSA students. Weekly. It's been going strong since l‘)‘)() and is officially the longest rttntting residency in (ilasgow. so they know how to work a crowd with industrial strength funk. This tnonth sees their twelfth birthday

( l0 Aug). so get tip here to get down.

I Fake at Alaska. I lpm 3am. £8 (£6). 17 Attg. Monthly. Jim llutchison. Brian Mttrnin and lazy Wino play all kittds of electronic swerge to the cool people of Alaska. soon to be deceased. Boo hoo. I Fluid at Alaska. I lpm 3am. £10. 24 Aug. Monthly. DJ Qjoins his great mate. techno innovator and curator of planet e. Carl Craig. for a night of the fittest music in the world. Definitely one of the year's highlights.

I Freefall at the Arches. Next date the.

I Freeform at Barfly (formerly the l3th Note Club). 0pm 3am. Free before l0.30pm; £5 (£4 after). Weekly. ()ne of the longest running clubs in town. and it's all thanks to the Walt brothers and their selection of (ills sotll. 70s funk and the odd cttrveball to keep things

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I Freelance Science at Alaska. Next date 7 Sept.

I Fusion at the Riverside Social. Next date the.

I Gordon Miller at Fuel (Bishopbriggs). l0.30pm—2am. £5. Weekly. Funky house at the new Northside club venture‘s resident.

I Havana Esperito at Canvas (Arta). 8pm—midnight. £7. Weekly. A night of sophisticated l.atino class. DJ Jazz. brings his box of tricks to the Merchant City's newest venue. Canvas. where there's no dedicated dancelloor. but there is classy service and an elegant. laid-back vibe for those who‘ve had enough of sweat with their salsa.

I Higher Ground at the CCA. Next date 14 Sept.

I Hi-Karate at Riverside Club.

I lpm-3am. £8. I7 Aug. Monthly. Another great resident‘s night with Neil McMillan and Andrew Divine spinning hip hop. reggae. beats. breaks. heavy funk and electro. lt‘s a hard life when clubbing is this good.

I Homebass at Alaska. Next date 3l Aug.

I Homecookin at Babaza. Free before I lptn (£5 after). Weekly. DJs Stewart McCallum and Joe Higgins keep the music jammin‘ and the dance lloorjumpin‘ all night long. R&B tracks mixed with the odd classic and old- skool favourites. Just watch out for football players.

I Inside Out at the Arches. Next date 31 Aug.

I Inspire at the Velvet Rooms. 10pm--3am. £3 before midnight; £6 (£4 after). Weekly. Keith Pyper breaks out the funky house and garage in the main rootn 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 llesketh of Velvet Rooms fatne mix up a blend of commercial R628 and soul.

I Kube at Blackfriars. Next date 7

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0 Let’s Go Back, Way Back! at the Arches. l0.30pm—-3am. £12. 24 Aug. Monthly. ()ne of the grandaddies returns once tnore. Marshall Jefferson is the originator with the plan. and he plans to blow your funkin‘ mind wide open.

I Life at Life (Corinthian). 10pm--3am. £5. Weekly. A formidable night of funk for those who like their entertainment mature. but still jammin‘. DJ Skud. Paul Rea and Ian 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.

l0.30pm 3am. £5. Weekly. Featuring Andy in the Trophy Rootn with hits from the 60s to the 80s. while Tom provides an tip-front dance selection in the tnain rootn at the city‘s prettiest gay club.





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