I I&ISounds at Bar Bloc. 9pm 3am. Free. Weekly. Roots. rock. reggae iii a dub stylee with Andy Taylor and Patilie. I Magnificent Seven at Blanket.

l lpm—3ain. £5 (£3). Weekly. Upstairs there‘s new star Lil Rich with his loveable funky bag of student classics aitd downstairs Naeetn has more serious blend of street soul and R&B.

I Streets of Siam at Bar Bloc. l()pm—3am. Freer £2. ll ()ct only. Heroic rock and soundtracks to pump yottr list to with DJs Marv and Crag.

Glasgow Wednesdays


I Elegantly Wasted at Bluu.

l()pm ~3am. Free-£3. Weekly. Bltttt is happy to push its new student night at the more discerning student types. (‘ocktails and everything as student prices.

I Gossip at Stratltclyde Students Union. 8pm laiii. liree £2. Weekly. A first for any students union in Scotland. A dedicated gay night for all LGBT students and their friends.

I Hooky at the Liquid Lounge.

l lptit 3am. £3 (£4). Weekly. Another great night at the Lounge. Residents Psycho D (Kriminal Records). Kenny l) (Bargo). Stewart (Radio Magnetic) and Dave Towers (Sax atid effects) mix it up DIY style.

I South Side Boogie at the Shed.

I lpiii 3am. £3. Weekly. Pattl ‘Pee Wee' Welsh plays the very best in classic soul. funk and disco grooves.

I Tipsy at MAS. l lptii 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. DJ Cull. lllyus and Status scratch up the finest tunes this side of a Manhattan block party circa 82.


Events are listed by city, day, type then alphabetically by name. Submit listings at least fourteen days before publication to clubsGlist.co.uk. Edinburgh listings are compiled by Henry Northmore.

Edinburgh Thursdays


I Bounce at Po Na Na. 1 lpm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Student night down Po Na Na gets the place jumpin' with its mix of hip hop. urban. R&B attd drinks promos. I Capital City Radio at l‘aith.

l lptii- 3am. £2 £4. Weekly. Three floors dance betas and beyond. ()ur llouse take care of the iitaiit room. paying homage to all things house from the earliest days to the biggest cltib hits of today. Rootii 2 is a selection R&B and urban licks and rooin 3 is the home of indie and alternative anthems.

3:35 Class all at the Venue. l3 ()ct. 7.30pm ~late. £5. Manchester‘s Akoustik Anarkhy host this John Peel Day special at the Venue with angular. intelligent post-Britrock frotn Autokat and fellow signees ‘pop gon/os' Loose ('anon. pltts a selection of local guests atid l)Js.

I The Delta Duvet Club at the Bongo ('Iub. 9pm 2am. £5. 20 ()ct. The Delta Duvet ('lub returns with more live treats. William Douglas & the Wheel return with a bit of help from the Bloo‘lcrs. the Blob and Alistair Mclirin. I Fur Burger at ligo. l lpiit 3am. £3. 13 ()ct. New night for girls who like girls. dirty jokes. innuendo and an ever

eclectic music policy. Boys. please remember you need a female escort for entry. Least we forget their deliciously suggestive tag liite ‘l‘m licking it‘.

I Ghetto Fabulous at (‘abaret Voltaire. l lpiii 3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Promises to be the best Thursday night R&B/hip hop and funk party iii town. The predominantly R&B iiiaiti room is hosted by B-Sides.

I One Toke Over the Line at Subway (‘owgate. llpm 3am. l‘ree. l3 ()ct. Drum & bass. hip hop and breaks mash-up for your body and mind.

3i: Radio Soulvvax at ('ity: lidinburgli. ltlpm 3am. £15. l3 Oct. 3 Many l)Js are back. In a sliglttly different format as their live side. Soulwax. spear the charge with their electro infused Belgian indie rock. They'll be playing their new album .Vfg/l! Versions. plus a live set of glitclty. l-‘rench techno from Vitalic and the Belgian bothers. of course. return to tltc decks for a ZMI) set.

I The Snatch Social at the Liquid Room. l lptii 3am. £5. Weekly. (‘oiiiic duo llarry Ainsworth atid Tony (‘arter mix it tip at this cheeky cabaret-cum- disco. Babes atid Trendy Wendy (monthly resident) supply hip hop and funky tunes. ('heck

w ww.snatchsocial.cotii for more info.

I Test at Rlil) Vodka ('lub. ltlpm 3am. liree. l3 ()ct. New monthly with Kid Ill and the Physicist spiiitiitig tech. breaks and eleclrti.

Edinburgh Fridays

Club I 33/45 at Berlin Biei'haus. llptit 3am. £tbc. 7 ()ct. Monthly. Damn

sesy soulful house from [Us Leon liastet' attd Nick Watson.

I Access at the Honey comb.

llpm 3am. £ll) (£7 members). II Oct. 'l'eclitio. electro aitd house front the Dropout l)Js (Bodyfunk. Rehab. llustlei'. Blend and ltos) as they host a (ieriiian liyc showdown with Richard Bart/ (Munich) and Reiiitite tllatiiburg).

I Big Toe Reggae Hi-Fi at Wee Red Bar. ll).3()pm 3am. £4 (£3). 7 ()ct. As the name suggests. reggae. daticeltall aitd other dttbby grooves.

I Bio-Rhythm at the lloneycoiitb. llpm 3am. £8 (£7 members). l4 ()ct. ('ontinuing their reverence for all things breakbeat. the team is joined by Meat Katie and l‘riendly for this ('liew the lat! 8th Birthday Tour.

I Burly Too at lltc ('ayes.

lll.3(lpm 3am. £tbc. 31 ()ct. The rubber. leather. uniform and sportswear obsessed gay night makes a trip to lidinburgli and takes over one of the city‘s most unique venues as they go underground for this dark and spooky ‘lndtisti'ial Strength' special.

I Club Michigan at the Venue. lt).3(lpm 3am. £5. l4 ()ct. New night kickitig off with Stephen Brown ('l‘t'ansiitat) atid the Michigan l)Js playing the best ‘hi-tech funk’ and ‘Dctroit heattlowii grooves. at this celebration of Motor (‘in lecltttt).

I Cult at Po Na Na. lllpm 3am. £3.50 lk‘ltil'c l lpltl'. L5 ill'lt'l'. \VL‘L‘lsly. DJ Nikki and friends dig tip the very best iii ftttik. disco. Rtle house. kitsch classics and party jams at this cool danceflooi' mash- tip.

I Dogma at Studio 24. l().3(lpm 3am. £lll (£8 members). l4 ()ct. llard.

GLASGOW pre-club venues

Air Organic

36 Kelvingrove Street. 564 5201

Arches Cafe Bar 253 Argyle Street. 565 1023. Blackfrlars

26 Bell Street. 552 5924 Bar 10 10 Mitchell Lane. 572 1448

Bar 91

91 Candleriggs. 552 5211 Briel 39 Ashton Lane. 342 4966

Cuba Norte

17 John Street, 552 3505 Cul De Sac

Ashton Lane, 334 4749 Elliot’s

203-205 Bath Street. 248 2060

54 Below

3 Kelvingrove Street. 357 5454

The Gazelle

1038 Agle Street. 248 6881

The Griffiny

266 Bath Street. 331 5171


50 Hope Street. 248 4466 The Living Room

5 Byres Road, 339 8511 {iii The Medicine Room 30—32 Cathedral Square. 552 3519


133 West George Street. 204 5211 Nice’n’Sleazy

421 Sauchiehall Street. 333 9637

Polo Lounge

84 Wilson Street. 553 1221

iii Salty Dog Princes Square,

221 7800


11 Mitchell Street Lane. 204 2404

it Spy Bar

153 Bath Street. 221 7711

St Judes

190 Bath Street. 331 5171


42 Otago Lane. 357 4524 Variety Bar

401 Sauchiehall Street. 332 4449

club venues

Archaos 25 Queen Street. 204 3189. Massive club playing the best hard house. R88 and party tunes over Friday. Saturday and Sunday. See listings for selected highlights.

The Arches

Argyle Street. 565 1023. Probably the biggest venue in Glasgow and home to big names such as Colours and Pressure as well as a few underground treats. See listings for details.

51 West Regent Street. 332 1067. A musical programme that takes in modern soul and funky house makes this a favourite venue. Homegrown on a Saturday is possibly the biggest night. but their Thursday is also a crazy night.


260 Clyde Street. 221 0414. A great club for those who like guitar music. The Evil night on a Thursday is always a good bet. See listings for selected highlights. Belo

Royal Exchange Square. 204 0101. Bump and grind your weekend away

at this massively popular, subterranean R88 club. Blanket

520 Sauchiehall Street. 332 0755. Biggest R88 club in the city? We think so. Busy every Friday. Saturday and Sunday. Budda

142 St Vincent Street. 221 5660. The decadent Jet Set Go-Go Lounge happens every Saturday, and other weekend nights attract an up-for-it party crowd. See listings for details.

The Butt Club

142 Bath Lane, 248 1777. A number of fine nights take place at this upstairs-downstairs venue with the jazz and funk remit. See listings for details.

Carling Academy 121 Eglinton Street. 08700 771 2000. Host to big one off parties from Club Noir to Pressure. See listings for details. Carnival Arts Centre

2nd Floor, 34 Albion Street. 946 6193. Occasional club nights with ethnic themes at this Merchant City haunt. The Cathouse

15 Union Street. 248 6606. The most popular nu-metal and goth club in the city - just check out those queues to get in over the weekend.

as CCA

350 Sauchiehall Street. 352 4900. Art space that throws the occasional one off special club event. See listings for details.

Club Living

69 Nelson Mandela Place. 248 7333. New

venue with a full complement of rockin' late evening to early morning weekend sessions.

Club 69

40 New Sneddon Street. 552 5791. It‘s experimental and funky techno all the way at this great venue. The guys from Rub-a-Dub are in charge musically. See listings for details.

Club V Dub

165 Hope Street. 248 2004. New club venue spinning everything from funky house to rock. Corinthian

Ingram Street. 552 1101. Upper-crust clubbing for those who like to spend. spend. spend. Smart clothes are a prerequisite over the weekend. Cuba Norte

John Street. 552 3505. Home to Mish Mash. this is a beautiful. cavernous venue in the Merchant City. See listings for selected highlights.

i141 Cube

34 Queen Street. 226 8990. Clubs hardly come more popular than this. A massive clientele and a funky soundtrack characterises the Cube weekend presentation. 81 Fury Murry’s

96 Maxwell Street. 221 6511. No pretensions just pure partying at this classic venue down near the Clyde.

61% The Garage

490 Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120. Classic student venue playing perhaps the most obvious party tunes. See listings for selected highlights.

Glasgow School of Art 167 Renfrew Street. 332 0691. Eskrima on Saturdays and LiveVevil every month make this student venue a winner. See listings for details. 13:: Liquid Lounge West Regent Street. 353 6333. Upstart, Together and Hi-Karate make up a fine line—up at this loft style venue. See listings for details. Oran Mor Byres Road, 0870 0132 652. Huge Gaelic—ster venue in the West End that plays host to the funk and jazz celebration that is the N00 Groove. See listings for details. Polo Lounge Wilson Street. 553 1221. The gay community of Glasgow votes with its feet every weekend. making this the most popular club of its kind in the city. Queen Margaret Union University Gardens. 339 9784. Various club and club-orientated gigs occur at this student debauchery emporium. See listings for details. Reds Sauchiehall Street, 331 1635. One of the oldest Glasgow venues. with a full complement of party tunes on the big three nights. Renfrew Ferry Clyde Place. 553 0606. This floating venue on the Clyde plays host to various one-oft nights. and the genius monthly that is VEGAS! See listings for details. Riverside Club

Fox Street. 569 7287. Home to the monthly style test that is Saltlick. this small sootal club is an epicentre of cool. See listings for details.


Hydepark Street. 221 4659. House. techno and live venue With Chakra. Shoogakube and Monox every month. See listings for details. '7'} Sub Club Jamaica Street. 248 4600. The best club in Glasgow? Optimo Sundays and Subculture Saturdays seem to corroborate the claim. See listings for details. " The Tunnel 84 Mitchell Street. 204 1000. A venue famous for its well-dressed crowd and popularity. Dance tunes dominate the weekend. of course. See listings for selected highlights.

.3 Universal

157 Sauchiehall Lane. 332 8899. This smart venue hosts drum 8 bass and laid back club nights. making it a varied space in which to relax. See listings for details. : Vault 25 Queen Street. 204 3189. DJs from the record stores of the City come together to spin up a storm under this. one of the biggest party streets in the city. See listings for details. Woodside Social 329 North WOOdSlde Road. 337 1643. A selection of indie and mod clubs make up the monthly programme at this charming west end institution. See listings for details.

34 THE LIST 6—2() Oct 2005