original under 8s tnetal gathering in towtt.

I Mission at Stttdio 24. lllpm 3am. Weekly. Nigltt ol' tnetal mayhem. gotlt rock and more limit the darkside a real lidinhurgh institution that refuses lay down and die.

I Nameless at La Belle :\ngele. Speeial with Marshall Jel‘l‘erson 23 Noy.

I One Night at (‘ot'n lixehange. 9pm 2am. £l2. 9 Noy only. 'l'wo rooms ol' liye tttllsie and DJ skills as One Night take oyer the (‘orn lixehange. l.i\'e musie in room one l'rom 'I‘t'aylet'. l)a Rttllness attd (ireat Bear as well as a skate arena with demos ete. Room two will lt‘altlt‘e‘ the hest in ltip hop from the lil Segundo erew featuring l)J Redo and heathoxer l’sylent V.

I Opal Lounge at ()pal l.ounge. 9pm 3am. £5. Weekly. l)ay‘e Shedden with his mix of diseo and funky house tt'aeks.

I Opium at ()pium. lllpm 3am. l’ree. Weekly. Roek. nu-metal and alternatiye/indie.

0 Play at the Ventte. 10.30pm 3am. £7 (£5 with l'lyerl. ‘) Noy. l).l KippS returns at his new night ol only the ehoieest ettts in the world R&B. funk and diseo. liaeh night hell he joined hy one of lidinhttrgh's tinest pury ey'ors ol' street sottl and l‘unk. tltis time around it's the tttrn ot‘ Motherl'unk‘s ey‘et' t'eliahle (iitto. For this (late only ..'l-l.l..\’I.('(lI'(l ladders ‘g't'l [.3 (tilt/(NW prit't' ul/ trig/II.

I Progression at the Liquid Room. 10.30pm 3am. £ll). to No\. With Anthony l’appa on guest duties at this progressiy‘e house night.

I Rewind at the Liquid Room. lt).3()pm 3am. £7 £8. ‘) Noy‘. Monthly. .-\ hrand new night of retro eheese from resident 'l'ony Blaekhttrn . . . I kid you not. l‘resh from winning the taeklest that was Help I'm u ( .('/(’l)l‘l./'\' (it! Me ()lll off/ere our 'l'ony w eleontes new haekroom l)oys and original lli-NR(i Fire lsland lellas Mike ('ool and Shttggy Bear. 'I'hat’d he eheesetastie mate.

I Scratch at La Belle Angele.

llpm 3am. £the. ‘) Noy. Monthly. Serateh and the residents with da hip hoppin' skills (Riehie Rull‘tone. l.yley and lixtral details to he eonlirmed httt with residents ol this quality w ho‘s eomplaining.

I Space Face at the Venue. lt).3()pm 3am. £3. to Noy. The ex- (‘arholie l’rolie hoys Andy Williams and Seott liet'guson are haek to entertain tts with their initttitahle mix of hip hop. hottse. l'ttttk and diseo. “ith a little help from their l'riends (ieorge 'l'. (‘raig Stttith. Alan l)undas and the Squalor show dropping itt l'rom time to time.

I Tangible at ('ommplex tl'ornterly (‘luh Jayai. Mottthly next date 3() Noy. I Ultragroove at La Belle Angele. l().3()pm 3am. £l(). 3 Not. l‘ortnightly. l‘ltragt'ooy e lounge residents specialise itt real deal house aetion l'rom (iareth Sottiet‘y ille. (‘olin (‘ook and .Mikey Stit'ton. So it. yott liay'e t'eeoy et'etl limit their three—day third hirthday extrayagan/a time to get ready for NY("s 'l‘edd Paterson tshottld make ttp l‘ot' Joe)" Negt‘o‘s eaneellation eh'.’l.

I Vain at 'l‘ey iot Row I'nion. Montth next date 23 Noy.

I Vegas at ligo. It).3()pm 3am. £9 (£7 in fancy dress). to Not. Monthly. llep daddy swing. eountry elassies and slea/y listening with your high-kicking ltosts l-‘rankie Sumatra. Bttgsy Seagull. l)ino Martini and the stunning Vegas showgirls. And do try to make an ellot'l with the laney‘ dress eode. eh'.’ I The Weekend Starts Here at l’otterrow Student l'nion. ()pm 3am. l‘ree. Weekly. The mother oi all student nights. eight hars. liy e eluhs and two \enues. So you're hound to lind something that liloats your hoat he it

salsa. hip hop. house. karaoke or eheese.

I Wiggle at ligo. l lpm 3am. £0. t) Noy. Monthly. Maggie & Alan Joy need no introdttetion and this is their hrand new night of gay l'un and l‘t'olies. Joining them in the main room will he ’l‘t'endy Wendy and .lon Pleased playing traeks that area little hit eamp. a little hit cutting edge httt a whole lot of fun. l)ownstairs Sally l: attd Miehelle will he deloy ing R&B. hip hop. indie and ehat't tttttes so it's something a hit dill'erent to what the eapital‘s other gay nights haye on ol‘l‘er.

Edinburgh Sundays


I Immersed in Music at l’iyo ('at'l'e. 0pm 3am. l’ree. Weekly. l‘rom ehilled-out to whaeked-out. Sky walker and Solo span the musieal speetrum at this all-new Sunday soeial.

I Racked Up at lgttana. lllpm lam. l‘ree. Weekly. l’ttre l'unk. lllllté uneut l'rom (‘hristophe l)oeherty.

I Radio Oxygen at ()\ygen Bat' and (irill. 3 0pm. l‘ree. Weekly. Sunday hruneh sessions with a eltilled \ the and the hest itt house. lunk. jan and hip hop.

I Salsa Romantica at tigo.

5pm midnight. £8 l£7t. It) Noy. You'll neyer guess what kind ol musie they play here eh'.’ Yep hot l.atin rhythms.

w ith an intermediate elass at 5pm: heginnet's at hpm (under the tutelage ol Orlando and l’aolal then l).ls James (’omh and DJ Salsa spinning the hest itt Latino sounds l'rom 0.30pm lnot l‘ot‘getting the light hul'l‘et on otter).

I SOS - Stars on Sunday at Ileriot-Watt l‘niyersity l'nion.

ltlpm 3am. l‘ree hel'ore l lpm; £2 alter. Weekly. lletlonistie ttiglil ol- eheesetastie tun with karaoke. l'un games taeky traeks attd a toueh ol‘ Rth (students and their guests only l.

I Yo! Below at Yo! Below.

Spm midnight. l‘ree. Weekly. The sttshi style har play s ltost to a seleetion ot' l'it'esh l'..\l‘\ littesl.


I Chocolate Sundae at Peppermint Lounge. lllpm 3am. £4 (£3 hel‘ore midnight). Weekly. ('ommet‘eial Rth and hip hop with DJ Paul ‘l‘oxy' l-‘ox. l)t‘es\ stylish.

I Deebo at l’o Na Na. ltlpm 3am. l'iree. Weekly. l)J \Va/lo supplies a spaneg seleetion ol sexy. tliseo house and uplil‘ting l’S garage.

I DKY at Studio 2-1. I lpnt 3am. £l.5l) £2. Weekly. l)l\'Y strides eonlidently into its third year with resident l)Js Jordi. (iat‘eth and Day e playing roek. goth. metal. industrial and punk. 'l‘heme nights and tree gil‘ts eomhine to keep things interesting. week iti. week ottt.

I I Love Music at ()pal l.ounge. Noon 3am. £3 ll'ree hel'ore liltitn). Weekly. ('olin ('ook lliltl'agt'ooyel hosts an all-day session that erosses the middle ground hetwe'en eltthhing and ehilling. leaturing guest l).ls and a plethora ol' musieal styles inelttdittg house. Latin. ia/ly gt'oo\ es. diseo and R&B

I Return of the Robots at La Belle Angele. Spm 3am. £l(). ll) Noy only. l)el'.lux present this night ol ayant garde hip hop skills with liy e sets l‘rom Mr l.il. lil.-l’ and R“): with a seleetion ol local talent in support.

I Tackno at Massa ll'ormerly (‘Iuh Mereadol. Monthly next date 2-1 No\. I Taste at the l.i(|tlitl Room.

ll).3()pm 3am. £8 (£(i memhersl. Weekly. The eapital's inlamous Sttn night session eontinttes apaee. l-‘ishet' and Price supply a progressiy e mix ol house attd garage in the tnain room while Martin Valetttine and Stey e Waneless Wows the mixed/gay crowd with his lunky ['S house gems through tlte haek.

Edinburgh Mondays


I Opal Lounge at ()pal l.ounge. Noott 9pm. liree. Weekly. Ja/ly gt'ooyes and sotil starts early. with Boh ('airns (noon 5pm) and Raw Moyement t5 l()pm).

I Valentine at l’iyo ('alle. 4 0pm. l-tee. Weekly. New pre-eluh session l‘rom l'it'iseotliseo's Mat'line Valentine with a down tempo. .ia/ly house mix. I Yo! Below at Vol Below.

Spm midnight. l-tee. Weekly. See Stttt.


I CC Blooms at (’(' Bloottts. lt).3l)pm 3am. Free. Weekly. 'l‘hings mellow out (or so they elaim) at this gay eltth. with an ttpheat diseo seleetion.

I Groove Bonanza at l’o Na Na. ltlpm 3am. l’ree. Weekly. I)J Roddy Mae mixes up Slls elassies. lilthy diseo and house.

I Opal Lounge at ()pal l.ottnge. Upm 3am. £3. Weekly. Serateh's l.y ley drops the cool urhan grooy es attd R&B.

I Secret at the listahlishment.

ltlpm 3am. £3. Weekly. A new night Mr those 'l'okyohlu l'ellas (John lltttehinson and Iain (iihson) ol'tering a fresh house tnix l‘rom aeross the glohe. I Spanish Fiesta Night at til Barrio. lllpm 3am. l‘t‘ee. Weekly. .\ right old knees-up tor the Spanish and Spanish-Ion ing eommunity hosted hy l).ls l’elix attd lidtt and l‘eaturing l'lamenqttito straight through to llispattie ehat't hits.

I Vod: Bull at the Liquid Room. lt)pm 3am. £4. Weekly. Students |o\ e this all-new hip hop hootenanny. hosted hy l.y|e_\ lSerateh) and hoasting ahsttrdly eheap drinks promos all night long.

Edinburgh Tuesdays


I Lenny Love at the Bridge .la// Bar. ()pm. liree. Weekly. .\ night ol eeleetie and exotie ia/x sounds spun hy Vegas' I)J (aka l)ino Martini).

I Opal Lounge at ()pal l.ounge. Noon |()pm. l’ree. Weekly. (ilohal jaH until 5pm lt'otlt Boh ('airns. then sottl. garage atid house lrom l)om l-‘lanagan. I Yo! Below at Yo! Below.

8pm midnight. l-"ree. Weekly. See Sttn.


I Motherfunk at the Honey eotnh. lll.3(lptil .itlltl. Free. Weekly. .\lesst's (iino. l't'y er and Speetrum l‘reak the lunk lantastie at their eonsistently rammed night ol~ elassies old and new. I Oceans 1 1 Club at 't‘ex iot Row l'nion. I lptn 3am. l-‘ree. Weekly. liasy listening. salsa. sottl. lunk and more lot' all you lounge rats.

I Opal Lounge at ()pal l.ottttge. lllpm 3am. £3. Weekly. l‘unked up

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\oeal house and elassie diseo from Paul l-'ttttkstat‘.

I Punk Ass at ()pium. l lptn 3am. l-‘ree. Weekly. New 'l’ue nightet‘ its Laura Bliss dishes ottt the hest in hardeore. skate attd punk.

I Vibe at ligo. I lpm 3am. £2. Weekly. New gay' night with Jatnes l.ongworth on the deeks. the l)aneing Stttd Mullins. the Singing llairy‘ Bloke and the Miming Nttti. l)on't say we didn't warn ya.

I Wax Factor at the Liquid Room. lt).3()pm 3am. l’ree. Weekly. All new weekly session show easing hreaks. hip hop and lunk with residents Smokey and the Bandit. 'l‘he Squalor Show and (iay Anderson.

I Yerba Buena at l’o Na Na.

lllptti 3am. lit'ee. Weekly. :\li eeleetie mix ol' glohal Latin house and t‘unk. hreaks and heats. rare grooy es and hot salsa itt assoeiation with Baeardi. from residents .Martitt yalentine. Stey e Waneless itlttl Jittttes (‘omhe.

Edinburgh Wednesdays


I Beluga at Beluga Bar and (‘anteen Restaurant. 8pm lam. liree. Weekly. Boh (‘ait'ns selects the hest in glohal ja/l grooy es tor the loeal drinking hordes.

I Immersed in Music at l’iy‘o (’al'le. 9pm 3am. l’t‘ee. Weekly. With deep house masters Lena and Jamie Buehanan.

I Kara-YO!-ke at Vol Below.

8pm midnight. l‘ree. Weekly. New karaoke night hosted hy lidinhurgh's drag queen extraordinaire l’urdy. Also pop L|llll and drinks promos to get you in the mood.

I L’Adventure at lgttana.

ltlpm 3am. l‘ree. Weekly. Mash-up session lealttt‘ing lost diseo elassiex. sottl. R&B and house all eout'tesy ol‘ that kind Mr (iareth Sommery ille.

I Opal Lounge at ()pal Lounge. Noon lllpm. l-‘ree. Weekly. l-tnurejau lt'om liuan l‘erguson lnoon 5pm) and Day id Me(iowan and (iary M with a totteh ol' soul thereafter.

I Together at Bath Bott. 7pm 3am. l‘t'ee. Weekly. Bass huggin'. dirty diseoid l'unk with your hosts (irant Maedonald and Alan l’aul lMu/iki/um).

Club 0 El Segundo Extra at Boltgo (’luh. 10.30pm 3am. £5. (i No\. Speeial mid-week session tor the hip hop erew ;I\ they seeure the lttlettts Ul. Nottingham‘s linest ()ut l)a Ville. ()ne ol‘ the l'ls's most sueeessl'ul erew s lormed around the (’ommunity Reeording Studio totindetl hy 'l‘reyor Rose attd open to the loeal eotntnttnity and disady‘antaged kids in the area.

I Family Affair at l’o Na Na.

Ittpm 3am. I-‘ree. Weekly. The hrothers llarry l.(i attd Rieo lay down the finest R&B atid hip hop. "rag"; 1' “‘ "

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