Clubs listings

Edinburgh Saturdays continued

I Tease Age at Citrus Cltib.

llpm - 3am. £5. Weekly. This indie stalwart dishes tip everytlting front swinging (i()s hits to baggy Manchester faves as well as a host of current Nil/Ii chart bothercrs.

I Ultragroove at Cabaret Voltaire. l().3()pni 3am. £I() (£8). 25 Jan. Fortnightly. l'ltragroove lounge residents specialise in real deal house action from (iareth Somerville. Colin Cook and Mikey Stilton. Joined by Jack Yer Boots Up‘s Scott Rapson and Bob Cairns.

I Vain at Teviot Row l'nion. Next date 22 Feb. Monthly.

I Vegas at ligo. Next date 8 Feb.

I Wiggle at ligo. l().3()pni 3am. £0. 1 Feb. Maggie and Alan Joy need no introduction and this is their new night of gay ftiii and frolics. In the main room will be Trendy Wendy and Jon Pleased.

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I The Big Cheese at Pottcrrow Student l'nion. l()pm ~3am. £3 —£5. 25

Jan. l-‘ortnightly. Massive student night of

the best in cheddar flavoured chart tunes from the 70s and 80s. featuring Star in Their Fyes Karaoke.

I Cavendish/Diva at

Cavendish Diva. l()pm-~-3am. £tbc. Weekly. The fttlly refurbished space hosts a night of all the grooviest hits from the ()(ls --‘)()s. with current chart faves on the top floor. Over 25s only.

I Skool Disco at Potterrow Student Union. 9pm~3am. £3--£5 (free in school uniform before Ilpin). l Feb. The popular nostalgia format comes to lidinburgh ['ni. expect trashy hits and plenty of uniforms.

I Subway Lottery at Subway West End. 7pm--3am. £3 (£1 ). Weekly. Cltibbing’s often like a lottery. in that you're never quite sure if you'll get a winner or a shit night otit. This clttb features a lottery numbers game witlt big. big prizes tip for grabs.

I The Subway at Subway. 9pmp3ant. Free before I lpni: 3 (£1 ). Weekly. See Thu.

Edinburgh Sundays


I Immersed in Music at Pit-o Caffe. 9pm 3am. Free. Weekly. Front chilled-out to whacked-out. Skywalker and Solo span the musical spectrum at this all-new Stin social.

I In the Spirit at Bti (formerly Bani Bou). ()pm- larii. Free. 1‘) Jan. Fortnightly. Dennis Probert. Rick T. Gary Young and (ieorge Reid explore an alternative side to club culture. fusing nu skool. R& B. rare groove. soulful house and sotil classics

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I Racked Up at Iguana. l()pm- lam. Free. Weekly. Ptii'e ftiiik. l()(l‘? uncut from Christophe l)ocherty.

I Radio Oxygen at ()xygen Bar and (irill. 3 9pm. Free. Weekly (except 26 Jan see below). Stiii brunch sessions with a chilled vibe and the best in—hotise. ftiitk. jazz and hip hop.

I Relaxing Reggae Dub Day at ()xygen Bar and (irill. 3pm 1am. Free. 26 Jan. What better for a Sun. chill to the deliciously deep bass sounds of the Base Camp DJs. featuring a live set frorn (ilasgow ‘s Monkey Tribe. a touch of old skool breaks from Mista Men. cool grooves and soulful R&B from Patil Dickson and a live slot front the Scotland Yard MCs.

I Salsa Romantica at Iigo. 5 tlpm. £8 (£6). 1‘) Jan. Monthly. You’ll never gtiess what kind of music they play here eh'.’ Yep hot Latin rhythms. with a beginners class at 5pm (under the tutelage of some of Scotland's best dance coaches) then DJs James Comb. Nano Ferrtandez. Dr Salsa and guests spinning the best in Latino sounds from 6pm (not forgetting the light buffet. surprises. cabaret and demos on offer).

I Sundae Social at Bu (formerly Barn Boti). Spin-slain. Free. 26 Jan. Fortnightly. House. R&B and hip hop from your hosts DJ Matt and Htiggy. playing quality sounds to soothe those end of weekend blues.

I Yo! Below at Yo! Below. Spin-midnight. Free. Weekly. The sushi style bar plays host to a selection of Fresh FM's finest.


I OKY at Studio 24. llpm--3am.

£l .5()—£2. Weekly. DKY strides confidently into its third year with resident DJs Jordi. (iareth and Dave playing rock. goth. metal. industrial and punk. Theme nights and free gifts combine to keep things interesting. week in. week otit.

I Escape from New York at Cabaret Voltaire. ’No fixed opening times the doors open as night falls' according to their PR. £2 to escape. Weekly. Faceless DJ's ll. Drew and Flix provide an electro soundtrack at this non-dance focused event. Attendees are invited to conspire. create sculptures and works of art. with the tools and materials provided; the only input from escapees is creative.

I Fresh at Prive Council. l()pm—3am. £3. Weekly. Wind down your weekend in style with lidinburgh's purest urban spot for R&B and hip hop on another level. frorn the rotating DJ team Fabuloz. liasy B. Naeern. Ambassador. Richie Rtifftone. MC Flow. Mr Nigel and more.

I I Love Music at ()pal Lounge. noon—3am. £3 (free before l()pm). Weekly. (iareth Sommerville (L'ltragroove) hosts an all-day session that crosses the middle ground between clubbing and chilling. featuring guest DJs and a plethora of

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I Rehab at ligo. l()pm~-3ain. £4. 26 Jan. Join resident Stuart Munro. (iinja and llalfcttt for a dtibbed otit tech-house. break beat set. All friendly people will be welcome to come along see otit the weekend in style. Drinks promos until midnight.

I Tackno at Massa (formerly Cltib Mercado). l().3()pm—3am. £6 (£4). 26 Jan. .‘vlonthly. It‘s back to the floor for Trendy Wendy and her inimitable party mix of kitsch classics. Nurse your new year cuts and bruises with [5R Tackno.

I Taste at the Liquid Room. l().3()pm—3am. £8 (£6 members). Weekly. The capital‘s infamous Sun night session continues apace. Fisher and Price supply a progressive mix of house and garage in the main roorn while Martin Valentine and Steve Waneless wows the mixed/gay crowd with his funky L'S house gems through the back.

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I Devils’n’Angels at Cavendish/‘Diva. l()pm--3am. £tbc. Weekly. Saucy fun at this newly refitted club. with a heaven and hell theme. feel free to dress to suit and boogie to chart dance all night long.

I Sundazed at Subway West End. 7pm~3am. £2 (£1 ). Weekly. Wind down after a hectic weekend with plenty of drinks promos and charty ttines.

Edinburgh Mondays


I Hobbes at Pivo Caffe. 9pm~3am. Free. Weekly. Trouble at the Blue Note‘s resident takes it to the masses in a pre cltib stylee. with a mix ofjazz. ftirik. soul. dub. hip hop. house. drum 8; bass and more.

I Opal Lounge at ()pal Lounge. noon—9pm. Free. Weekly. Jazzy grooves and soul starts early. with Bob Cairns (noon—5pm) and Raw Movement (Spin—l()prii).

I Yo! Below at Yo! Below. Spin—midnight. Free. Weekly. See Sun.


I Bebido at Po Na Na. l()pm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Brand new night of the best in hip hop and ftiiik from local legends Nasty P and P Stylz. Also featuring live percussion from Timbaleros (Glasgow House Theory). body paints. dancers. Mexican food and a few other surprises.

I cc Blooms at CC Blooms. l().3()pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Things mellow otit (or so they claim) at this gay club. with an upbeat disco selection.

0 Merde I’Amour at Prive Council. l()pm-—-3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Niin on unclassifiable night from the Djinniditto crew (who else) of ‘glitch. stomp. beats. breaks and bleeps' and free flowing cocktails. (ioing for a non-retro NYC loft party feel focusing on technology based experimentation from the residents Chow. Infact and Sonof. Chic and slutty perfect for the start of the week.

I Secret at the Establishment. l()pm—3am. £3. Weekly. A new night for those Tokyoblti fellas (John Hutchinson and Iain Gibson) offering a fresh house mix front across the globe.

I Spanish Fiesta Night at [£1 Barrio. l()pm-—-3arn. Free. Weekly. A right old knees-tip for the Spanish and Spanish-loving community hosted by DJs Felix and lidti and featuring tlamenquito straight through to Hispanic chart hits.

I Vod: Bull at the Liquid Room. l()pm—3am. £4. Weekly. Students love this all-new hip hop hootenanny. hosted by Lyley (Scratch) arid boasting absurdly cheap drinks promos all night long. Chart & Party

I Funny Farm at Subway West lind. 7pm—3am. £l (free with llyer). Weekly. The Mon night remedy from Dr Shock

and his wicked mix of chart tunes and party games.

Edinburgh Tuesdays


I Opal Lounge at ()pal Lounge. noon— l()prii. Free. Weekly. Jazz funk until 5pm from one half of Raw Movement Ryan Payne. then soul. garage and house from Dom Flanagan. I Y0! Below at Yo! Below. Spin-midnight. Free. Weekly. See Sun.


I Motherfunk at the Honeycomb. l().3()pm— 3am. Free. Weekly. Messrs Gino. Fryer and Spectrum freak the funk fantastic at their consistently rammed night of classics old and new. I Opal Lounge at ()pal Lounge. l()pm—3am. £3. Weekly. A mixed bag of ftinked tip vocal house. R&B and classic disco from Toby Saltonstall.

I Punk Ass at ()pium. llpm—3am. Free. Weekly. New Tue nighter as DJ Pwauly dishes otit the best in hardcore. skate and punk.

I Sounds of Nations at Bongo Club. l()pm—3am. £3. 21 Jan. A mix of live music and DJs spinning the best in international sounds from the likes of Africa. Arabia. Latin right through to Scottish folk.

I Vibe at ligo. llpm—3am. £2. Weekly. New gay night with James Longworth on the decks. the Dancing Stud Muffins. the Singing Hairy Bloke and the Miming Nun. Don‘t say we didn't warn

I Yerba Buena at P0 Na Na. l()pm—3am. Free. Weekly. An eclectic mix of global Latin house and funk. breaks and beats. rare grooves and hot salsa in association with Bacardi. from residents Martin Valentine. Steve Waneless and James Combe.

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I Jackass at Subway West End. 7pm--3am. £2 (£1). Weekly. A night of shameless fun and games. including ‘find the prize in a bowl of maggots'.

Edinburgh Wednesdays


I Beluga at Beluga Bar and Canteen Restaurant. Spin—lam. Free. Weekly. Bob Cairns selects the best in global jazz grooves for the local drinking hordes.

I Immersed in Music at Pivo Caffe. 9pm—3am. Free. Weekly. With deep house masters Lena and Jamie Buchanan.

I Kara-YOI-ke at Yo! Below. Spin—midnight. Free. Weekly. New karaoke night hosted by Edinburgh's drag queen extraordinaire Purdy. Also pop quiz and drinks promos to get you in the mood.

I L’Adventure at Iguana. l()pm—3ant. Free. Weekly. Mash-up session featuring lost disco classics. soul. R&B and house all courtesy of that kind Mr Gareth Sommerville.

I Opal Lounge at Opal Lounge. noon—l()pm. Free. Weekly. Future jazz from litian Ferguson (noon—5pm) and David McGowan and Gary M with a touch of soul thereafter.

I Together at Bu (formerly Bam Boti). 7pm—lam. Free. Weekly. Bass btiggin'. dirty discoid funk with your hosts Grant Macdonald and Alan Paul (Mtizikiztim).


I Big Bad Jive Device at Cabaret Voltaire. l().3()pm—3am. £3. 22 Jan. Fortnightly. Fortnightly. Believe (Boogie Mo Dynamo) and Mikey Magic play a three deck mash tip of hip hop. breaks old and new with a touch of drum & bass on the side. While Chidi provides an underground mix of real. soulful R& B and connoisseurs hip hop in room two.