Edinburgh Saturdays continued
I Subway West End at Subway West lind. 6pm 3am. l-‘ree before 9pm: £5 after (£4 ). Weekly. ('hart. dance and cheesy tunes all night long baby.
I The Subway at Subway. 7pm 3am. fl. Weekly. 560 l'il‘i.
I Supernova at Reyolution.
l()._‘~()pm 3am. £6 bel'ore midnight; £7 after (£4 £5). Weekly. ('hart and party hits all night long.
I Why Not? at Why .\'ot‘.’ l()pm Sam. 3 before I lpm; £5 7.50 after. Weekly. See l‘ri.
I <any excuse> at l’riye ('ouncil. l()pm 3am. l-‘ree. Weekly. Back 2 Mine sty le sets from a selection of lidinburgh layout‘iles. hunky. chilled. uplifting \ibes. Plus the <any escuse> promoters are also offering a free ‘phone in sick to work sery ice' on Mon (just ask the DJ). not surprising when all drinks are £ 1.
I Audio Tourism at l’iyo Bar (‘lub 9pm 3am. Free. Weekly. S-Arge and Jamie Buchanan play out a selection of balls.
I BootyLUSHous at ligo. l lpm 3am. £2. Weekly. More of a Sunday Social than a lull on glam affair with [)1 Dale l.t)sh. Simmone Black and occasional guest supasta's mixing tip R&B. soul and funk. Drinks from £l.5() all night inc \‘odka. beer and alcopos. 2l Dec is Xmas Block Party night with Santa ‘l)iddy' ('laws and his bling bling bag of treats frotn his (ihetto (it‘oltt).
I Chocolate Sundae at l-‘aith (formerly Wilkie llouse). llpm 3am. £4 (£3 ). Weekly. The R&B and hip hop Sun session returns with 1)] Paul ‘l’osy’ l-‘o\ hack in charge.
I DKY at Studio 24. llpm 3am.
£l.5() £2. Weekly. DRY strides conlidently into its third year with resident l)Js Jordi. (iareth and l)a\e playing rock. goth. metal. industrial and punk. Theme nights and free gifts combine to keep things interesting. week in. week out.
I Flava at (it): lidinhurgh. l lpm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. The hugely successful R&B night takes tip its new residency at ('ity with Paul .\”Jie at the helm.
I Fresh Air Live at Medina.
l()pm 3am. £2. l4 l)ec. The freshest l).ls w ill he playing pure hip hop and house.
I Gotham all Nichol lftlwat'tls.
l()pm 3am. £6 £8 (£5 members). ll Jan. Monthly. ‘l-'etisli club for the insane'. this is gothic decadence all night long with goth. electro. industrial and liBM and a fetiin theme from l)J.\'. Subleyel.‘ and TliKlllil). And how could we forget the Ministry of Burlesque retro show girls. Strictly enforced goth and fetish dresscode. I Kayos at ()pium. l lpm 3am. l-ree. Weekly. Metal and rock l)Js ('laire Moffat and John from llogshead keep the crowds at moshing.
53 Missing at (’aharct Voltaire.
l().3()pm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. New club night following the same format as 'l‘t‘ouble . . . (formerly at the Bluenote). With a team made tip of l)Js and promoters from (iet- Together. Departure Lounge. Say Samhaf. Sonica. l)frnt Drum and Big Beat. you can be sure eyet'y genre of electronic. _ia// influenced music will he represented. Some big nights from Missing this month. l5ll‘sl ()ll ll‘s hosting lilC (iL‘l-lltgcllk‘t‘ lll‘sl anniyersary special with a Scottish
Dogma The underground techno party goes all dark and parties hard for its third birthday special as the residents turn it up a notch and tear down the walls. Studio 24. Fri 72 Dec.
excltisiye from Nicola (‘onte champion of the nu-bossa sound and general playboy. alongside Joseph Malik ( l-l l)ec). Then they host the ('ab's first birthday a 'l’owet'cut l’arty' so bring along your torches to grooye to a selection ol' all the ('ab’s best l)Js (2l l)ec). l.i\'e misshapen fonk from Abdominal Showmen (28 Dec) then back to the residents (-1 Jan).
I Rapid Fire: Muzic in Motion at the Bongo(‘luh. l()pm 3am. £4 £5. l-l I)ec. live sets of drutn & bass and hip hop breaks with M('s and drinks promos. I Salsa Romantica at ligo. S l lpm. £8 (£6). l-l l)ec. You’ll ney'er guess what kind of music they play here eh'.’ Yep hot Latin rhythms. with a beginners class at 6pm (under the tutelage of some of Scotland‘s best dance coaches) then l)Js James (‘omb. .\'ano l-‘ernaitdel. I)r Salsa and guests spinning the best in Latino sounds from 7pm (not forgetting the light buffet. surprises. cabaret and demos on offer).
I Sugar Groove at Massa.
l()pm 3am. £3. Weekly (not 28 Dec). New Sunday nighter for the Massa crew as we get a sultry mix of sexy smooth grooyes. urban cuts and R&B.
I Tackno at Massa. l().3()pm 3am. £6 (£4). 28 Dec. Monthly. It's back to the lloor for Trendy Wendy and her initnitahle party mix of kitsch classics. Well it's almost New Year so W'ently is setting you a challenge with her ‘Iiancy l)ress Tackno'. after years of giying you themes from ‘Bling Bling' to ‘Schemie Tackno‘ now she wants to see what you can come up with all by yourself.
I Taste at the Liquid Room.
I lpm 3am. £5 before I l.3()pm; £8 after (£6 members). Weekly. The capital's infamous Sun night session continues apace. l'isllCt' & l’rice supply a progressiye mix of house and garage in the main room. While Martin Valentine and Stey e Waneless wow the mixed/gay crowd with funky l'S house gems through the hack. .-\ l'ew guests drop by oy er the Xmas period. Bruno l~'-K and Warner l’ow ct‘s ( l-l Dec); old school night with Ross Keddie (2| Dec) and Robin ll'tlslUlll and John Spacey (Cream) drUP h} on 28 Dec. Also watch out for their ('hristmas Day and New Year's Day specials. For 2/ Her only" 'xl-lisl't'urr/ Ito/(let's er! [.2 milk/nor prit'r' u/l Hie/II.
I The Ultimate Christmas Party Nights at Massa. l()pm 4am. £thc. 2| l)ec. Jon Mancini pills in a the hour set of house for Massa's ol'licial lit‘st birthday party.
Chart & Party
I Devils’n’Angels at ('ayendish/l)iy'a. l()pm 3am. £thc. Weekly. Saucy fun at this newly refitted club. with a heaven and hell theme. l-‘eel free to dress to suit and boogie to chart dance all night long.
I Essential Karaoke at Abbar.
l()pm 3am. Weekly. See Thu.
I Mood Live at Mood. 9pm -3am. l‘ree before I lpm: £2 after (free to members). Weekly. Mood opens its doors to a selection of the country's top coy‘ers bands. while l)Js spin hits from across the years.
I Peppermint Lounge at Peppermint Lounge. l()pm 3am. Free £4. Weekly. Peppermint Lounge‘s l)J squad including Kingdom l‘M's l't'aser Napier. Andy ‘Mix' Markham and Rob Tea play out the chart and party classics.
I Subway West End at Subway West lind. 7pm 3am. liree before 9pm: £3 after (£2). Weekly. See Thu.
I The Subway at Subway. 7pm 3am. £ l. Weekly. See l‘ri.
I Audio Tourism at l’iyo Bar Club. 9pm 3am. l‘ree. Weekly. A selection of tip-front jazz and other funky toons from Hobbes (Trottth . . .l.
I Bad Manners at the Liquid Room. 9pm 3am. £l-l. 2‘) Dec only. Boisterous ska fronted by the larger than life Buster Bloodyessel with support form Bomhskare and l).ls playing ska and 2-tone until the wee small hours.
I Fuzion at the Venue. l()pm 3am. £4. 2‘) Dec. Hip hop on the mainlloor with the Discipline. Young Jule/ (.\'Y(‘). Acapella llardcors and Quest featurign heat box champ 2003 Matt llall. In the ('ooler we haye drutn & bass and reggae from Treasury. M(' Danger Man and l'nnecessary Surgery.
I 62 at (‘itrus (‘lub. 1030 3am. l-‘ree before 1 l..‘~()pin: £3 after. Weekly. Light alternatiy'e of indie. etno. electronica and lo-li.
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