Stevie (i and ('alltim Murray.

I Planet Earth at (‘iirus (‘luh 10.30pm-73am. £5. Weekly. Mtisic from 1976 through to 198‘) or. in other words. a healthy dose of punk. new wave. new romantic and electro pop.

I Pop Fiction (formerly Time Tunnel) at Massa. l0pm—3am. £5. Weekly. Trendy Wendy and regular guests (inc Betty Ford) lay down a the coolest blend of pop. ltink. sotil. disco. R&B. hip hop and house with a real sense of it”). Plenty of drinks promos on offer an' all.

I Radio Babylon at ligo. 10.30pm—3am. £5. 28 May. Monthly. Radio Babylon strikes back. The Merry Pranksters. Brainstorm and your hostess the divine Miss Penny Pornstar guide yoti through art eclectic mix of groovy dance music. clectroid-disco-breaks and post-skool ltink.

I Roadblock at Po Na Na.

10pm 3am. Free before I lpm; £5 alter. Weekly. Nicci F stops the traffic in bad music when she digs tip the best in ltink. disco. house and block rockin' heats.

I 30 at the Veiitie. 10.30pm 3am. £5 before midnight: £7 alter. Weekly. .A new concept at the Venue as each week three big name cltibs are gathered together under one i'ool' for one tiny entrance fee. ()ii 14 May Dogma and Freakl.ab are conlirmed so far while 21 May hosts the Rogue State birthday party amongst others.

I Tokyo Underground at the (’ellar Bar. 9pm 3am. £2.99 before midnight; £3.99 alter. 14 May. Monthly. A new night hosted by the duo behind Tokyoblti with live percussion l'rom Pepe Santamaria and a selection of local guests.

I Transmission presents Andrew Weatherall at the Bongo (‘lub. l lpm~3am. £10. 28 May. ()ne ol‘ dance music's true innovators. the sublime Weatherall. the king ol‘ dtibby techno.

0 Trouble at the ('ellar Bar.

9pm -3am. £6.99 £8.99. Weekly (not 14 May). The Beat Jazz Basement is reborn in a slightly different format as the Trouble gtiys bring their ja/./ inllected dance selection back home. Joined by Berlin collective Ja/Janova for a 1)] set on their back of their lirst ever compilation release (2] May).

Chart & Party

I The BIG One! at Mood.

9pm 3am. Free before I lpm; £3 alter (tree to members). Weekly. A fantastic start to the weekend as you cavort to all those pop classics from the last live decades.

I Blend @ City at ('ity: Edinburgh. 1 lpin»-3am. £5. Weekly. 1)J Babes entertains the masses with the best in current and classic chart action from Blondie to Beyonce.

I Office Party at Cavendish/Diva. 4pm 3am. Free. Weekly. Night of alter work silliness and cheesy ltin. Bucking broncos. games and more to keep the suited masses entertained. Btil'l‘et 1t)l' pre-bookcd parties (as well as a btis pick tip service).

I The Subway at Subway. 7pni—3am. £1. Weekly. Nigh on a (‘owgate institution of commercial dance and chart hits with the odd indie classic.

Edinburgh Saturdays


I Ascension Goth Club at 'l‘ev-iot Row lTnion. 10.30pm 3am. £5 (£2 lil)(}&R members). 15 May. Fortnightly. Monthly. In association with lidinbtii'gh l'niversity‘s (ioth and Rock Society comes this cheery mix ol‘ up-to-date darkness featuring all the latest goth. rock and industrial greats. I Asylum at Studio 24. l lpm 3am. £5. 22 May. Fortnightly. The Mission's down and dirty brother specialising iii

rock. iiti metal and other hardcore sounds.

I Audio Tourism at l’ivo Bar (‘ltib. 9pm 3am. Free. Weekly. A serious alternative to conventional night clubbing with chunky. funky house tracks.

I Audio at Berlin Bierhatis. 10.30pm 3am. Free bel'ore l lpm: £5 alter. 15 May. Monthly. Smooth. soulful hotise l‘rom Audio l)eltixe's main man and special giiesis mixing tip ‘l'ree style body mtisic'.

I Big School at the Venue. 10.30pm 3am. £7. 15 May. Nostalgic school disco night (tinil'orins required) btit this ain’t no cheesy romp (well. it is btit iii the best possible way) with Trendy Wendy. Nick Silver and Lenny Love in charge ()1. the chooiis and discipline.

I breakitdown at Honeycomb. Next date 29 May.

I CC Blooms at (‘(‘ Blooms. 10.30pm 3am. Free. Weekly. l)J Ally is back again with more ol‘ her trademark high-camp-to-house decknical expertise at this always hoaching gay venue.

I Colours Live! at the Liquid Room. 10.30pm 3am. £tbc. 15 May.




Monthly. More big hottsey action 1t'otii the (‘olotirs crew as they mark the Edinburgh launch of this year's (‘olotirsl'esL teaming tip with (iateci'asher bringing you (liiy (humid and MlKli (l’tish).

I DEFinition at the ('ellar Bar. 10pm 3am. £5. 15 May. Fortnightly. Nasty P and P-Sty l/ host a night of ttirntablism hip hop as l)liFinition makes its return. llosting Scotland’s lirst gralliti battle. courtesy ol' Monster Paint with live ltink l'rom Abdominal Showmen.

I Diggity at the listablishnient. 10pm 3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. l)J Fabtilo/ and Harry l.(i get down with their bad selves. playing wildstyle R&B. hip hop and street sotil.

I The Egg at Wee Red Bar.

llpm 3am. £4.50 (£3.50). Weekly. Still the best mix ol‘ indie. (i0s garage. northern sotil. ska. 70s punk and new wave you’re likely to stagger across. A well loved iiistittitioii that reltises to change.

I El Barrio at lil Barrio. 10pm 3am. Free. Weekly. See 'l-htt.

I Fever at ligo. Next date 29 May. I Fiesta Latina at ’I'eviot Row l'nion. 9.30pm 2am. £4.50 (£3.50). 22 May. Still going strong alter ten years of supplying the best in salsa. merengtie. mambo and other Latin rhythms courtesy ol' [)1 Pancho with a tree dance class lt'otii the Salsa Angels at 9.30pm.

I Flaunt at Massa. l lpm 3am.

£(i £10. 22 May. l-‘ortnightly.

Money penny‘s present this night of timeless cltib classics that made house music what it is today. With Tommy (iallo. Marco Smith and Jon lidwards.


Gareth Sommerville hosts Ultragroove, Sat 22 May

listings Clubs

I Funkysensual at Po Na Na.

9pm» 3am. Free before I lpm; £5 alter. Weekly. llot mix of sexy. funky house music from Mark B.

0 Headspin at the Bongo (‘luh. 10.30pm 3am. £8. 22 May. Monthly. The best in hip hop. ltink. soul. house and breakbeat as we say welcome back to the resident 1)] display team l‘eaturing Allan. the Resonance (I)ava and ('olin Millar) and Steve Spin with cut and paste Jedi master l)J Yoda admirably lilling the guest slot. See preview.

I IntehZone at ()pium. 5.30 9pm. £5. 22 May. Fortnightly. Alternative night for the under 18s with lilms as well as the tistial mix of trash. goth. metal. ptiiik and industrial.

I Kiss Kiss Bang Bang at Massa. 10.30pm 3am. £5 before midnight; £8 alter. 15 May. Fresh. new fortnightly Saturday party lot' bold and heitllllltll girls and boys hitting the target with a blend of glorious vocal house and funky disco beats.

I Majestica at the Venue.

10.30pm 3am. £10. 22 May. Down and dirty hotise night l‘eattiring residents I)avid Amos. lid 1). Trevor (i. Bruno F- K and Ryan lillis.

I Messenger Sound System at Bongo (‘lub. l lpm 3am. £7. 15 May. Bass o1bowel-shilling proportions as the mighty Messenger Sound System blasts otit the best in righteous roots and dub reggae.

I Mingin’ at the Venue. l lpm 3am. £5 before midnight: £6 alter. 15 May. Residents Brian l)empster and Alan Joy host the usual Mingin’ madness. lilthy house and twisted trance for a l‘risky and predominantly gay crowd. Plenty ol~ drinks promos from 1 lpm so well worth turning tip early as they move tip the road to their new venue.

I Mission Jnr at Studio 24.

7 10pm. £5. Weekly. (ioth. rock. punk and ol‘ course all that iiti metal SllllT that the kids crave so much. So if you ever wondered where all those black clad yotitlis from the top ol‘ (‘ockbtirn Street went alter dark look no further. The best and original under 18s metal gathering iii towti.

I Mission at Sttidio 24. l lpm 3am. £5 (£4 members). 15 May. Fortnightly. Night of metal mayhem. goth rock and more from the darkside a real lidinbtirgh institution.

I Opal Lounge at ()pal Lounge. 10pm 3am. £5. Weekly. [)ave Shedden with his mix ol‘ disco and funky house tracks.

0 Out of Sight at Honeycomb. llpiii 3am. £8»-£10. 22 May. Moving to the lloneycomb l‘or this lirst birthday bush and joined by Athens linest (‘hristo 7. for a smooth rocking house set and Fabric resident l)eadly Avenger mixing tip hip hop and rare groove. Plus the tistial mix ol‘ musical styles from some ol’ the best tip-and-coming talent the capital has to oll'er. Residents Tokyoblti. Niall McKervey. Stuart Johnston and Jamie Bohancy lead yoti through the realms of old school to funky house. hard house and Naked style lotingecoi'e.

I Paradigm at ligo. 10.30pm —-3am. £7 £10. 15 May. A new umbrella night giving shelter to (‘ltib Sonia and Spacelace under its canopy. l.ive techno and electro l‘roni (‘ymbol with back tip from l)Js Zuni. Maxx and (‘hi'is on the mainlloor with the Spaceltice crew taking over the basement with Scott Ferguson. the Blonde Flash and Spider mixing tip house. hip hop and other grooves.

I Rewind at the Liquid Room. 10.30pm 3am. £5. 22 May. Monthly. The Fire Island l)Js will be on hand for some camp lli-NR(i action in the backroom (joined by new boy iNR(i— 70) while old skool disco jocks Mick ('ool and Shuggy Bear dish otit the best in 70s and 80s poptastic ttines in the maini'oom.

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