back again with more of her trademark high-camp-to-house decknical expertise at this always hoaching gay venue.
I Colours Live! at the Liquid Rootn. Next date l7 Apr.
I DEFinition at the (char Bar. l()pm—-3am. £6 (£5). 3 Apr. British Hip Hop talet with Live Sciences. Spektrum and P-Stlyz.
I Diggin’ Deeper at Nichol Edwards. 10pm—3am. £5 (£4 members). 3 Apr. The Diggin‘ Deep Allstars rock the party with their eclectic brew of funk. hip hop. reggae. beats. movies and more. Residents Euan Robertson. Gavin Fort. Donald MacArthur and Mark Balneaves kick start the club with vinyl getns with alive performance from the Virgin Teeth and Gas Giant and a short film festival from Dr Awkward. See www.decpdig.co.uk for tnore info.
I Diggity at the Establishment. l0pm-3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. DJ Fabuloz and Harry LG get down with their bad selves. playing wildstyle R&B. hip hop and street soul.
I The Egg at Wee Red Bar. 1 lpm—3am. £4.50 (£3.50). Weekly. Still the best mix of indie. 60s garage. northern soul. ska. 70s punk and new wave you're likely to stagger across. A well loved institution that refuses to change.
I El Barrio at El Barrio. l0pm—3am. Free. Weekly. See Thu.
I Fiesta Latina at Teviot Row L'nion. Next date 24 Apr.
I Flaunt at Massa. l lpm-3am. £6--£l0. 10 Apr. Fortnightly. .‘vloneypenny’s present this night of timeless club classics that made house music what it is today. With Tommy Gallo. Marco Smith and Jon Edwards.
I Funkysensual at Po Na Na.
9pm -3am. Free before 1 1pm: £5 after. Weekly. Hot mix of sexy. funky house music from Mark B.
I Ginuwine at ligo. 10pm 3am. £5 before midnight; £7 after. 3 Apr. New R&B and hip hop night front mainfloor residents Ritchie Rufftone. SL and M(‘ Proftsee and Gino mans the basement.
I The GOuLaG BeAt at (‘oeteau Lounge (downstairs at F.go).
10.30pm—3am. tbc. 3 Apr. Punk. garage. new wave and good honest rock'n‘roll from regulars Kaka. ()ly. Mr Moo Moo and the Primitive L'rge DJs.
I Headspin at the Bongo Club. Next date 24 Apr.
I Jak-N at the Venue. l lpm--3am. £5 (£4 members). 10 Apr. The Diverse Frequencies collective are back for tnore techno and hard beats with residents Fuk Nut attd Sekonz.
I Joy at the Venue. l lpm--3am. £10 (£8 members). 10 Apr. Monthly. L'p-front. dirty house grooves on the main floor from Alan 8; Maggie Joy and Brett King to work you tip into a lather on the main floor. Plus Trendy Wendy and Sally F's cheeky mix of soul. ftmk and chart in the downstairs suite. Note that Joy is a clttb for gay people and their friends.
I Kiss Kiss Bang Bang at Massa. 10.30pm—3am. £5 before midnight; £8 after. 3 Apr. Fortnightly. Fresh. new fortnightly Sat party for bold attd beautiful girls and boys hitting the target with a blend of glorious vocal house and funky disco beats.
I Live at the Witch Trials at Cabaret Voltaire. 6.30-- 10pm. £5. [0 Apr. Fortnightly. t'nder l8s rock club with Matt and Dr Gonzo taking it to the next level of deranged dark music in association with Gotham and Nightnews.
I Luvely at the Liquid Rootn. l0pm~5am. £l2 (£l0 members). 3 Apr. Monthly. A saucy soiree. geared towards a gay/mixed crowd and featuring a music policy of full-on. driving house from residents Tommy K. GP. Newton & Stone and Jared. yet another crazy month for the Luvvers as the invite you to their Mad Hatters Tea Party: insane clothing. make-up and hats actively encouraged.
I Messenger Sound System at the Bongo Club. 1 lpm—3am. £7. 3 Apr. Fortnightly. Bass of bowel-shifting proportions as the mighty Messenger
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I Mission Jnr at Studio 24. 7——10pm. £5. Weekly. Goth. rock. punk and of course all that nu metal stuff that the kids crave so much. So if you ever wondered where all those black clad youths from the top of (‘ockburn Street went after dark look no further. The best and original under 18s metal gathering in town.
I Mission at Studio 24. l lpm--3am. £5 (£4 members). 10 Apr. Fortnightly. Night of metal mayhem. goth rock and more front the darkside - a real lidinburgh institution.
I Moving Through at Cabaret Voltaire. 10.30pm—3am. £8 (£6). 3 Apr. Monthly. A free llowin‘ jam that pits the wits of live breakbeat drenched house outfit 2x l0 against the turntabilism antics of Headspin nut-jobs. the Resonance. For this date only ‘xl-Ijsl't'unl lmltlers eel £3 g‘tloor price all lug/II.
Musotica at (‘ommplex 8pm— 2am. £8 (£6 members). It) Apr. Night of techno and electronica from residents J(‘. Dog. Roach & Bones. plus guest action from Radioactive Man one half of the sublime Two Lones Swordsmen. big mates with Andrew Weatherall. mainstay on the Rotter's Golf (‘lub label and respected producer/DJ in his own right (plus a live set from Layer I3).
I Opal Lounge at ()pal Lounge. l0pm-3am. £5. Weekly. Dave Shedden with his mix of disco and funky house tracks.
Benji 8 guests at Departure Lounge, Fri 2 Apr
I Out of Sight at Nichol lidwards. 10pm -3am. £4. 17 Apr. A mix of musical styles from some of the best tip- and-coming talent the capital has to offer. Residents 'l'okyoblu. Niall McKervey. Stuart Johnston and Jamie Bohancy lead you through the realms of old school to funky house. hard house and Naked style loungecore.
I Progression at the Liquid Room. 10.30pm—4am. £l5. l0 Apr. Derek Martin. Gav Grant and Alan Dobson are
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Burridge for an liaster weekend special alongside Matthew Dckay and Desyn Masiellt). With pie-club session at ('in (’afe from 8pm. [or this (lute only ‘xt- l.i.y'!'t'(1I'(l lt()l(l(’l'.\’ gel [3 Ufltluul‘ [View all night. See preview.
I Rewind at the Liquid Room. l().30pm--3am. £5. 24 Apr. The Fire Island DJs will be on hand for some camp l-li-NRG action in the backroom (joined by new boy iNR(i-7(l) while ()ld skool discojocks Mick (‘ool and Shttggy Bear dish out the best in 70s and 80s poptastic tunes in the mainroom.
I Sophistitunk at (‘ityz lidinbttrgh.
l lpm-~3am. £7. Weekly. Resident DJ John llutchison plays funked up R&B remixes and house tunes to a beautiful crowd.
0 Stereotype presents Glitterball at Berlin Bierhatis. l0.30pm 3am. £6 before midnight: £8 after. H) Apr only. Stereotype and head man lltiggy welcome the ftill on decadence and throbbing house of lled Kandi's Stonebridge with this exclusive launch of his ‘('an‘t Get linottgh’.
I Super Saturday at the Venue. 10.30pm 3am. £5 before midnight: £7 after. 3 Apr. Monthly. Another new ie for the Venue and firmly establishing itself on the scene. with three ﬂoors of mashed—up sounds from funky house via Rth to full on trance with a massive DJ roster it) the shape of: Rev Wright. Pagan. Gary Mac ts Beany. Wreckage. Oh and Frosty J.
I Tease Age at (‘itrus (’lub.
llpm 3am. Free before I 1.30pm; £5. Weekly. This indie stalwart dishes up everything from swinging 60s hits to baggy Manchester faves as well as a host of current .\'.\Il-.' chart botherers.
I Thee Jailhouse at ‘l‘ev iot Row l'nion. Next date 24 Apr.
I Ultragroove at (’abaret Voltaire. 10.30pm 3am. £8 (£6). l0 Apr. lidinburgh’s peerless real liouse party serves tip tracky grooves, soulful vocals and tribal tunes with another of their semi-regular 'l'ronicsole Records parties. Gareth Sommerv tile is joined by ’l'ronic's finest ('hris Harris and Milton Jackson.
I Vain at 'l'eviot Row l'nion. Next date I May.
I VEGAS! at ligo. l0.30pm 3am. £9 (£7 if ‘fabttlously dressed' ). l0 .-\Pr. Monthly. llep daddy swing. country classics and slea/y listening w ith your high—kicking hosts. Frankie Sumatra. Bugsy Seagull. Dino Martini and the stunning Vegas showgirls. And do try to make an effort with the dress code. eh‘.’. I VEGAS! at ()cean 'l'erminal. l0.30pm 3am. £l3. 3 Apr. Frankie Sumatra. Bugsy Seagull. Dino Martini and the \t‘gttS show girls host one (it the best parties itt town month in month out. bttt factor in the ()cean 'l‘erminal plus live act the ('at Pack and you have a whole new lev cl of high jinx as well as the best in big band. swing ja/x and more in their own inimitable style.
I Velvet at ('ommplex. l0pm 3am. £6 (£5). 3 Apr. Monthly. Women’s night for gay girlies and their specially invited boy friends (litett cart only gain admission if accompanied by a lady). hosted by Michelle (Joy. Wiggle).
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I Cavendish/Diva at ('avendish/Diva. 10pm 3am. Free before I lpm: £6 after. Weekly. The fully refurbished space hosts a night of all the groov iest hits from the 60s 00s. with current chart faves on the top floor. ()v er 25s only.
I Edinburgh’s Biggest Party at Mood. 0pm 3am. Free before I lpm: £3 after (free to members). Weekly. ('hart. party and soul hits from DJ Martin.
I Shake It at l.'.'\ttache.
l0.30pm 3am. £4 before I lpm: £5 after. Weekly. l’arty music from the 60s right up to last week. pltis loads of drinks promos to wash it all down w ith.
I Subway West End at Subway West lind. 6pm 3am. Free before 9pm; £5 after (£4 ). Weekly. ('hat't. dance and cheesy tunes all night long baby.
I The Subway at Subway. 7pm 3am. L. l. Weekly. See l'it‘t.
I Supernova at Revolution.
l0.30pm 3am. £6 before midnight; £7 (£4 £5) after. Weekly. (‘hart and party hits all night long.
I <any excuse> at l’rive ('otmcil. l0pm 3am. Free. Weekly. Back 2 Mine— sty'le sets from a selection of lidinburgh favourites. Funky. chilled. uplifting vibes. Plus the <any excuse> promoters are ttlst) ()llet'iltg tt free ‘phone it] sick to work service' on Mon (jttst ask the DJ). not surprising when all drinks are £ 1.
I Audio Tourism at l’ivo Bar (‘lub 0pm 3am. Free. Weekly. ('olours resident (iav llottstot) plays out a selection of chilled and groovy beats.
I BootyLUSl-lous at Medina.
l0pm 3am. £2 before midnight: £3 after. I 1 .-\pr. Fortnightly. More of a Sunday Social than a full on glam affair with DJ Dale l.ttsh. Sinunone Black and occasional guest supasta‘s mixing up ls‘th. soul and fttnk.
I Chocolate Sundae at Faith. llpm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. The Rth and hip hop Sun session returns with DJ Paul ‘Fovy' Fox back in charge.
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