Events are listed by city, day, type then alphabetically by name. Submit listings at least 14 days before publication to clubsglasgowGhotmail.com. Glasgow listings are compiled by David Pollock.
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I Alternative Nation at Bamboo.
I lpm 3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. Devoted to everything from electro and sleazy rock to bouncy hip hop and ferocioUs metal.
I The Beat Club at the Beat Club. 9pm 3am. Prices vary. Weekly. Live mtisic venue and club with rooftop smoking terrace. playing host to a wide range of music from rock to disco.
I Calling All Disco Kids at Karbon.
1 1pm 3am. £4 (free). Weekly. lieskey and Big Al drop hip hop and R&B while Raw B and liuan McLeod play classics and hand out cash prizes.
I Cargo at the Flying Duck. 8pm lam. £tbc. 22 May. Live music. DJs. poets. writers and live art are promised at this new night. with music from The Being. Steg (i and Sleepmode.
I Clat‘ty Pats at ()ran Mor. I lpm 3am. £4. 22 May. I-‘ortnightly. Glasgow’s Cleopatra‘s is resurrected for the 21st century with a mix of classic house. cheesy chart anthems and smooth R&B. I Club Pump at Nice’n'Slea/y.
1 1.30pm 3am. £2. 5 Jun. An electronic workout with The Falconi Bros. Von Trapp and Throb Da Bank.
I Croc Madame vs Croc Monsieur at the Flying Duck. l()pm 3am. £4. 5 Jun. A new night featuring live bands and DJs Flindcrs and Zygadlo playing dubstep. IDM and breakcore.
I Cryotec at the ('atliotise. l lpm 3am. £4 (£2). 2‘) May. Monthly industrial. FBM and electronic night.
I Dig! at Fury Murrys l lpm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. DJ Noir provides your fix of rock. punk. metal and ska.
I Easy at the Buff. I 1pm 3am. £3. Weekly. Harvey Kattel and Pumpio present indie. rock and hip hop.
I Freakmoves at (ilasgow School of Art. I lpm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. l'ltra- line hip hop night for the students. with DJs Dema and Nice. £1 for GSA students alter midnight. free before.
I Hunt them Crew at Nice'n'Slea/y.
1 1.30pm 3am. £2. 22 May. Reggae and dubstep in a dancehall stylec from resident I)Js (‘hakka (‘hakumaki and Marty Selecta.
I lller Clothing Co presents DJ 2- Trip at the Sub Club. l()pm 3am. £l(). 2‘) May. Presented by the Glasgow/Seattle- based IlIer Clothing line. DJ Z-Trip who has collaborated with Linkin Park and Chuck 1) brings a hip hop party to town. FREE Mark Robb at Mama San at Mama San. 9pm 3am. Weekly. Starting the weekend in party style.
FREE Misbehavin’ at the Cathouse.
I lpm 3am. 5 Jtm. DJs Dolly Daydream and Drucifer serve up a mix of electro. disco. alternative and sleazy sounds.
I Psyklopz at Stereo. I lpm 3am. £2. Weekly. A new. weekly night of music. art and louche commtmality. From a collection of well-known (ilasgow creatives. including members of Big Face and l'nion of Knives.
I Record Player: at Glasgow School of Art. I lpm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Skewed but deeply danceable house and techno from the Player/. with residents llushpuppy. Bonjour Boi and Jackson Stars. This fortnight there'll be a live appearance by Modular's (iangbang DJs (22 May).
I Rubbermensch and Kaleidoscope at ABC2. l lpm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. A night for indie lovers. Andy Wilson is in charge. and Paul Needles plays vintage punk and rock’n'roll in the Polar Bar.
I Skint at the Cathouse. 1 1pm- 3am. £4 (£2). Weekly (not 5 Jtm). limo. funk. punk. crossover. rock. goth and hardcore tunes from 1)] Billy Moat.
I Up The Racket at Firewater. 10.30pm 13am. Free before l().3()pm'. £4 (£3) after. Weekly. DJ Toast plays indie. soul. Britpop. rock and punk.
Adventures Close to Home at
the Admiral. l()pm 3am. £8 (£7). 3() May. ACTH comes to Glasgow for a new monthly residency. presenting dancelloor indie and electro dirtiness. Featuring live bands XX Teens and liatcham Social. with the ACTH DJs and Mash. I Back Tae Mine at the Flying Duck. 1 lpm 3am. £3 before I lpm; £5 after. Weekly. This night offers booze. tea. toast. bands and DJs to create a houseparty vibe.
Black Rabbit Whorehouse at
the Sub Club. 1 lpm-“321m. £12. 23 May. With incredibly special guests Supermayer. aka Superpitcher and Michael Mayer. See preview. page 38. I Black Tent at Nice‘n‘Sleazy. 9pm 3am. £3. 23 May. lirrors and Rock Action DJs playing indie. house and techno and all genres in between. FREE Bunker Fridays at the Bunker Bar. 9pm 3am. W ‘ekly. Tam ('oyle plays the best from new and established bands until midnight while Andy Wilson drops some new and classic indie favourites until chucking out time. now 3am. I Canvas Club at Arta. l()pm 3am. £5 (free). Weekly. Live bands plus DJ Joe Deehan playing ftmk and party classics. I Gathouse at the Cathouse. l().3()pm 3am. £5 (£4). Weekly. Riding high on the nu metal wave. this is one of the busiest nights in town. Rock. grunge. indie and a dash of breakbeat across three floors at Glasgow‘s top venue for rockers and alternateens. I Children of the 808 at Classic Grand. 1 1pm 3am. £4. Weekly. Another trip down amnesia lane as we go back to the 80s. For those of you who didn‘t get enough of it the first time around. I Choose Fridays at Fury Murry‘s. I lpm 3am. £5 (£4). Weekly. Tunes to get you in the weekend mood. I Club OMG at Barfly. I lpm 3am. £5. 3() May. Brought to you by the nerds behind the counter at Avalanche. playing indie. rock‘n’roll. electro. dubstep and more. There‘s also a free mix CD for the first 5() guests and an open prize draw to win Avalanche vouchers.
I Dannix at Crib. l lpm -3am. £6 (£4). Weekly. DJ Yaw and DJ Abena play a mix of African. reggae. ragga. dancehall. R&B and hip hop. I Dollymixtures at Guru. 9pm— 3am. £6 (£4). Weekly. New night at Guru (not to be mixed up with Dolly Mixture) featuring indie. rock. electro and pop in the main room hosted by DJs Billy Milligan (Kushion/Viper) and Cameron Craig (Campus) plus weekly special guests. I Fear and Loathing in Glasvegas at Karbon. l lpm—3am. £5 (free). Weekly. New Friday night with indie and rock classics. hip hop. R&B and house. I Flaunt at Byblos. I lpm—3am. £5. 23 May. Night of timeless club classics and dirty house with Tommy Gallo. Jamie Dtmn and Jon Iidwards. I Friday Street at Blackfriars. l()pm 3am. £5 (£4). 3() May. Classic mod sounds. 60s psych and Northern soul at Scotland‘s premier mod club with DJs Mikey Collins and Paul Molloy. FREE Fridays at Mama San at Mama San. 9pm—3am. 2‘) May. Jazz. soul with house band Ray Harris (Fusion Experience) and Billy Woods. I Fridays with DJ Mark Robb at ()ran Mor. l lpm ~3am. £8. Weekly. Classic house and dance from Mark Robb. with occasional residents Kevin McFarlane and Iain Thomson. I Jukebox! at the Twisted Wheel. l()pm 3am. £3. 23 May. Funk and soul shakers. Britpop classics. and more. Kinky Afro at the Sub Club. 1 1pm 3am. £l(). 3() May. Live set from Santogold. See preview. page 37. I M8 Sessions at Byblos. I lpm~~4am. £5. 3() May. Featuring a house set from superstar DJ Martjin Ten Velden. I Mungo’s Hi Fi at the (ilasgow School of Art. 1()pm~3am. £tbc. 30 May. Dancehall. grime. ragga and dubstep for your pleasure. I Numbers at the 'I‘wisted Wheel. 1 lpm 3am. £5. 23 May. lixpect an intimate party vibe with hosts Marcia Blaine School for Girls (aka TVO and Production Unit) spinning hip hop. dancehall and dub. among other things. I Old School at the Buff. l().3()pm- 3am. £6. Weekly. Finest old school jazz. ftmk and soul from Craig et al. I Pressure at the Arches. l().3()pm 3am. £15. 30 May. Another customarily huge night of varied techno from Pressure. with Derrick Carter. Tom Middleton. Len Faki Damian Lazarus. Marc Ashken (live) and Matt Tolfrey.
It’s almost not worth pointing out that Pressure is one of the leading lights when it comes techno and house in
Glasgow. As per usual Slam hosts an enviable line-up with Derrick Carter, Len Faki, Damian Lazarus (pictured), Tom Middleton, Marc Ashken (live) and Matt Tolfrey all dishing out the best in electronica.
I Arches, Glasgow, Fri 30 May.
I Red’n’Black at Drop. l()pm—3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. A new urban night with the Artistik DJs.
I SIN at Soundhaus. l()pm—3am. £6 (£4). 30 May. Glasgow's real rock and metal club night with resident DJs Quzzy and Kenny. Current and classic rock. metal. alternative and crossover sounds paired with death metal. black metal. grindcore and hellish noise.
I Sound The Alarm at the Twisted Wheel. 11pm—3am. £1. 30 May. STA‘s one pound techno party hits the Wheel. I Subcity Radio Party at Hetherington Research Club. 9pm—2am. £4. 23 May. The final Subcity party in the series. with residents Shaun fae Solar. Boom Monk Ben and special guests Simon Bryan. Full Phat and the man of the moment. Hudson Mohawke. I Toxic Pop at Bamboo. l().3()pm— 3am. £5. Weekly. Geoff M and Craig Laws play quality house music plus hip hop from Gavin Sommerville. Rock. indie and electro from Sose in the Lounge. with a DJ appearance by Bloc Party's Kele (23 May) as part of Bamboo's Season of Sound.
I Un-Scene at Bloc. l()pm—3am. £2 (free). 23 May. Thee Mr Mister plays a mix of electro sounds at this twice- monthly residency.
I XXL at Crib. l()pm—3am. £6 (£4). Weekly. Hesky and Big A1 play hip hop. dancehall and grime while Ray Woods plays old skool classics.
I Absolution at Classic Grand. l().3()pm—3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. Rock. metal. industrial and punk to liven up your Saturday night.
I Bob’s Full House at Oran Mor.
I lpm-~3am. £8. Weekly. Dance and pop.
I Canvas Club at Arta. l()pm—3am. £5 (free). Weekly. See Fri.
I Chakra at the Ferry. l()pm-3am. £tbc. 3I May. Yes. it‘s back by popular demand. Edinburgh's Tokyoblu will be headlining (their first time ever in Glasgow). alongside samba band Kings of Macumba and Charlie Prouse. Expect carnival dancers and a tire show too.
I Don’t Forget Your Passport at Byblos. I lpm—4am. £l(). 31 May. Suzee X brings the Ibiza feeling to Byblos. with a competition to leave for the Space opening party the very next day.
I Download at Ivory Blacks. ()prn—«3arn. £l(). 24 May. Hard techno with guest Alex Calver.
I Downstairs Mix-Up at the Twisted Wheel. 1 lpm—3am. £4. 31 May. Indie and electro.
I Firewater at Firewater. noon—3am. Free before 10.30pm; £4 (£3) after. Weekly. The usual selection of rock and indie to get you through your weekend. I Glamorama at Boho. 9.30pm—3am. £8. Weekly. Resident Lil‘ Rich plays a mix of 90s house. 80s classics. R&B and big chart songs for your pleasure.
I Homegrown at Bamboo. l().3()pm—3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. Stevie Sole plays a funky. soulful house set with Miguel playing R&B and Dominic Martin supplying the funk and jazz.
I The Hot Club at Nice'n'Sleazy.
l 1.3()pm—3am. £3. 24 May. Raﬂa (Nice‘n'Sleazy) and Nobodaddy (The Phantom Band) play garage. punk. psych and rockabilly. with occasional live bands and art interventions.
I Inside Out at the Arches. l().3()pm—3am. £tbc. 31 May. Hard house. trance and beyond with a ‘Future Heroes' special. featuring Simon Paterson. Niklas Harding. Jonas Steur. Andy Whitby. Vinylgroover and Vandal]. I Kaput at the Admiral. 1 lpm—3am. £4. 31 May. The rock'n‘roll. krautrock. new wave and electronique party made for dancing. this is a busy one for those who like dark rooms and wild music.
I Love Music at ABC. 1 lpm-3am. £7 (£5). Weekly. Soul. rock'n‘roll and indie with Gerry Lyons (Teenage Fanclub) and David Sinclair (Killer Kitsch).
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