I I Love 1970 at Strathclyde Student‘s Association. 9pm—3am. £tbc. Weekly. As the natne suggests funky fun 70s classics all night long.

I Impromptu at Ad Lib. l lpm»-3atn. £4 (£3). 20 Feb. How Ghee (Groovexperiment) and the Haggis King take the tunes in a funk-soul-house direction. adding in an electro touch.

I LiveVEvil at Glasgow School of Art. 1 lpm—3am. £l() (£8). Some of the freshest beats on the block from Loxy and Ink. whose new School of Hard Knocks LP is making a few waves right now. They join residents Morphy. Velocet. Paul Reset. Simon D and MC Gulux on their debut Scottish outing.

I Latin Fever at Havana. 9pm—2am. Free. Weekly. DJ Keith D spins up some Colombian. Cuban. New York and African salsa. adding a twist of Latin chart. R&B and global beats to the rhythmical stew. Tasty.

I Lite at the Corinthian. l()pm—3am. £tbc. Weekly. The Corinthian facelift gets

into full swing. with the Lite bar and club

taking over the action on Fridays. All the top DJs from G l ‘s other venues make regular appearances.

I Mange at Sub Club. I lpm—3am. £9 (£7). 27 Feb. Monthly. Top junglist and Londonah. Bailey (lntasound/BBC lxtra) joins Edinburgh’s premier drum & bassheads G-Mac. DJ Kid. the General and MC Sonny for some high-quality underground breaks. beats and shouts.

I Miscreat at Barfly. Clyde Street. 8pm—3am. £3. 20 Feb. A night of electro/ techno. breaks. hip hop. scratchin' and FX. It's all a bit of an experiment with DJ sets from FiSt & Hektor Ruiez. and DJ7. Plus live electro-isms from Wee DJs and Ra & Ry.

I Mode at Moda. 9pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Darren Dunn eases his way through the night with the finest in house. garage and R&B.

I National Pop League at the Woodside Social. 8.45pm—2am. £3. 27 Feb. Monthly. The best kept secret in the West End. Post punk. C86 and indie pop are the main faultlines.

I The Noo Groove at the Universal. Sauchiehall Lane. I [pm—3am. £5. 27 Feb. Monthly. Messrs Peacock and Williamson unite music lovers and party people of all ages with a large quota of quality tunes. ranging from jazz. funk and soul to house and disco.

I Offset at Cube. l().3()pm—3am. £8 (£5). Weekly. Dance classics and tuff house from residents including Sun Millennium Girl and former Play/my centrefold Rebekkah Teasdale. She gets a little support (ha ha) front Simon Foy. Gary Curley. Jim Da Best and Richard Levinson

I Opus at Opus. 8pm—3am. Free. Weekly. DJ Paul drops some smashing tunes and takes the ()pus set into the morning with his Wicked Sounz.

I Pornstar at Trash. l lpm—3am. £8. 20 Feb only. You go in, you realise it‘s only £1 a drink. and you get hammered. Then you end up taking your kit off. presumably.

0 Pressure at the Arches.

l lpm—3am. £20 (£18). 27 Feb. Monthly. Stuart and ()rde keep the crazies dancing with the usual monster line-up. This month Jeff Mills. whojust happens to be one of the biggest names in techno. takes to the wheels of steel. He‘s joined by techno lights Ricardo Villalobos and Damien Lazarus. disco-phunkster Jacques Lu Cont and Liverpudlian shakes Chibuku DJ s. See preview and Word Up.

e Subculture Harri and Dominic are joined by house beat—master Ralph Lawson and the 20:20 Soundsystem as Subculture goes foot-to-the-floor and no mistake. Sub Club, Sat 27 Feb.

Transmission These periodic Transmission parties always throw up something special. This time we get to hear European minimal techno, courtesy of former Rhythm King artist Baby Ford (pictured). in the surrounds of an old West End church. 'Cool as fuck.’ said the altar boy. The Henry Wood Hall, Claremont Gardens, Sat 21 Feb.

% Case Future By all accounts one of the most exciting house nights of last year. Sam, Andy and Chris take you by the scruff of the neck and rub your nose up against the future of deep house. Dominic from the Subby is in tonight, so it should be one to remember before Casa flits to a bigger venue. Ad Lib, Fri 27 Feb.

is Pressure Jeff Mills plays it hard, which is just the way they like it at Pressure. The top boy of American techno is joined by funky minimalist Ricardo Villalobos, City Rockers owner Damien Lazarus and DJs from formidable Scouse house night Chibuku. The Arches, Fri 27 Feb.

Eurodance Formerly one of the highlights of the rave calendar, Eurodance is back pulling the crowds. Guests come with a high market value and shitloads of hard-edged trance tunes. Carling Academy, Sat 28 Feb.

all Ninja Tune Zen Tour Perhaps the most consistently innovative label in the UK right now, Ninja Tunes brings its showcase tenth birthday party to Glasgow, and with the quality of the visitors, the place should go berserk. Top of the bill is Jon More from Coldcut. who was making dance music before anyone knew what it was. QMU, Sat 28 Feb

listings Clubs

aberdeen edinburgh flasgow 28 april -2 may 2004

8pm 8pm 11pm

glangw listings for edinburgh see page 5 7 wednesday 2 8th april

mum. animal collective : tramway £11. 50 trans am + support : king tuts £8 amp fiddler. gilles peterson: sub club £12

thursday 29th april

6.45pm breath control gft £5

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6.30pm candvd ( excerpts ) + q&a irminschmidt gfis£6 , '


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very s ial guests t.b.a + mountaineers. m craggdem : tramway £14 .

t-model ford. uncle john 8r. whitelock. jd twitch king tuts £10. 50 prince paul. non pro hets live feat. sage

rancis&°oe beats. an ermousedz. ° ce sub club 8’12 g pm Do

friday 30th april

mute : liars. pan sonic. modey lemon. kaitp. (h x tun wright. chris cosey. 1rm1n schmxd

t &. kumo play can. komguter. pink grease. john peel: tramway £16. 0

dr alimantado. 'erry dammers. earl gateshead renfrew ferry 12

manga. peshay. mc moose. -mac. dj kid. the general. mc sonni : sub 0 ub £10

ressure soma records night : derrick carter. d'vord. envoy + more tbc : the arches

saturday 1st may

to rococqrot. craig armstrong &. agf. colleen. pastels s. mometone. directorsound. . camera 0 scura. international airport. nuso tron theatre £14. 50

space is the place director's cut ) presented yjim newman : £5

optimo : andre Williams. fourtet. dabrye. matthew dear. fennesz. animal collective. explosions in the s . gd twitch 8r. jg wilkes. eyoe dis : tramway 1 . 50

jaylib feat madlib . j -rocc. peanut butter wolf + very special guest : renfrew ferry £12 . 50

subculture : stacey kidd. harri. domenic sub club £12

sunday 2nd may

dr robert moo . jean jacques perrey : how the moog synthesiger became a household name tramway £8

creeping bent : nectarine no.9. gareth sager. future pilot aka. fence collective. games yorkston. gdansk showcase : tron theatre £10.50

yat kha live score : storm over asia : gft £8. 50 gwen mccrae. nick peacock : renfrew ferry £14 papam. vhtwin : kingtuts £8

arto lindsay + accidental broadcast feat.

matthew herbert. mugison. max de wardener.

brooks. mara caerle + tigerbeatB presents kid 606. /ru ture. kni' ehandchop. com.a tramway 15. 0

optimo : the rip off artist. jd twitch &. jg Wilkes

sub club £7/ 8

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