(please note £8-£9 entry for this date only).
I Ritual at Classic Grand. 1 lpm—3am. £3. Weekly. Make Sundays a habit again. with DJ Barry playing rock. metal and industrial.
I Sunday Service at Oran Mor. llpm—3am. £4 (free for students). Weekly. Soul. jazz. 60s' R&B. funk and reggae with the Ecurie Weegie DJs.
I Sunday Session at the V Club. llpm—3am. £3 (free with flyer). Weekly. Get over the weekend with Craig Loosejoints and Stevie Elements. I Sunday Surgery at Karbon.
l lpm—3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. Student ni ht from Karbon.
F EE Sundays at the Cathouse. llpm—3am. Weekly. DJ Am-y playing killer rock. metal. punk and requests. I Velvet at Drop. l()pm—3am. £5. Weekly. Playing soul. garage. R&B. grime and more.
I Burn at the Buff Club. llpm—3am. £5 (£4). Weekly. Presented to you by Normski. Zeus and Mash. Burn provides all the disco songs you‘ve forgotten about and the ones you can‘t forget.
I Inked at the Garage. I lpm—3am. Free before £l l.3()pm; £5 (£3) after. Weekly. Audio assault of modern and classic rock. emo. metal. punk and industrial.
I Passionality at Byblos.
l l.30pm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. DJ Roberts plays chart hits for the gay/mixed crowd.
FREE Eureka at Bamboo.
l lpm—3am. Weekly. Robin B spins dance. R&B. hip hop and house.
I Juicy Tuesdays at Kushion. Ilpm—3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. A student night to entertain the masses across two rooms. Room one features indie pop and cheese while room two plays R&B and hip hop.
I Killer Kitsch at the Buff.
l lpm—3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. Euan and David play electro. house and rock upstairs. while The Frantic Ant has the funk. soul and hip hop covered downstairs.
I Revolution at Queen Margaret Union. l()pm—2am. £3 (£2). Weekly. DJ Muppet plays rock. metal and emo.
I After Hours at the Buff.
l lpm-3am. £3. Weekly. Gerry Lyons plays a mix of everything he loves. from The Stones to Hot Chip.
I Fuel at Maggie May‘s. l lpm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. DJ Deviant will be turning out metal. industrial. punk. drum & bass. dance. hip hop and more. Is there more“? Of course there is.
I Inked at the Garage. I lpm—3am. Free before 1 1.30pm; £5 (£3) after. Weekly. See Mon.
I Octopussy at the Arches.
l lpm—3am. £5. Weekly. Jacuzzis. bouncy castles and a Chapel of Love at the Arches' regular student night.
I Remote Control at the V Club. l0.30pm——3am. £3 (£l students). Weekly. Noj (Pandemic. Nice‘n‘Sleazy) and John host an alternative indie disco. I Smashed Hits at the Flying Duck. 1 lpm—3am. £3 (£2). Weekly. Weekly debauchery with a live performance (artist the) and J Dirty Marc giving aural pleasure in a multi-genre ballroom blitz. With club visuals and tea and toast.
I Tongue ln Cheek at Bamboo. lOpm—4am. £5 (£4). Weekly. DJ Miguel plays R&B in the main room. DJ Toast plays chart in the lounge and Andy Wilson plays rock in the red room.
I Watchamacallit at the Buff.
l [pm—3am. £3. Weekly. Punk. funk and pop with DJ Bobby Bluebell.
Events are listed by city, day, type then alphabetically by name. Submit listings at least 14 days before publication to clubsGlist.co.uk. Edinburgh listings are compiled by Henry Horthmore.
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FREE Deviation at (‘(‘ Blooms. llpm—3am. 4 Jun. Monthly. Re-latinched monthly night for ('("s with emo. rock. punk and power pop from D] Amy.
I Kinky Indie at (‘itrus ('ltib. llpiii—3am. £5 (£2). Weekly. Indie music with a touch of ska. 60s atid 8()s.
I Kitsch! at the Hive. l lpiii 3am. l-‘ree before 1 1.30pm; £2 after. Weekly. (‘hart. cheese and student anthems from the Big Cheese DJs.
I Limbo at the Voodoo Rooms. 8.3()pin—lam. £6. Weekly. The Black Spring DJs man the decks and bring you a handful of live acts each week including The Lovely liggs (28 May).
I Rude at Po Na Na. l().3()pm 3am. £5 (£3). Weekly (from 4 Jun). New night for Po‘s with a mix of funky hotise. electro. urban licks and dirty mash-tips from John Hutchison.
FREE Sick Note at (‘abaret Voltaire.
l lpiii—3am. Weekly. Indie/electro night frotn the Cab. with residents from ('lash and Spies in the Wires with a live set from rapper Master Shortie (4 Jun). FREE Sneaky Beats at Sneaky Pete‘s. l lpiii—3am. Weekly. Hip hop. funk. soul and a dash of electro.
I Stiletto at Lulu. “lpiii-31H". £5 (£4). Weekly. [ilectro-pop. glam house classics and disco.
I StrangeBrew at the Bongo Club.
I lpiii—3am. £3 (£2 in fancy dress). I l Jun. A mix of upbeat rockabilly. rock. mod. ska. reggae and soul froin Argentina's DJ Chiru-Chick and ltaly's Cecchino.
FREE Autobahn at the Strathmore. 7pm—midnight. 29 May. Kraftwerk after work! Masonic Youth ((‘arbolic Frolic. Destiny Street) spin new wave. electro. kraut rock. post-punk. industrial and sytith pop.
at, Black Tape at Sneaky Pete‘s.
”i" 8pm—3am. £6.50 before midnight; free after. 5 Jun. The final ever Black Tape. but wipe those tears away as it is going out on a high with live sets from a gamut of the best indie acts known to man or beast with My Latest Novel. Copy Haho and Mitchell Museum. plus
DJ sets from I fly Spitfires. l)ogtootli. ('lash. This is Mtisic and more
FREE Bubblegum Boogaloo at the Voodoo Rooms ‘lpin lain 2" May Night of ‘groovy retro. shaggatlelic lounge. psychedelic pop. hip instrtiiiientals and easy ‘n'slea/y listening' vvith live guests The live .-\ces I Club for Heroes at Wee Red Bat
l lpiii 3am. £5 (£4). 2‘) May l'ndergrotind disco for freaks and loveis featuring special guest Truffle (‘ltib taka l)av e ('larki the man responsible for dark-NRO classic '(ione Bltie' (Dissident Records). a (lab for Heroes anthem Which never lttlls lt) \vlilp lllt‘ daftcelloot‘ into a frothy mess. See previevv. page 44. as Creative Industries at the (SRV “t“ llpiii 3am. £5. 5 Jtiii. Night of ('hicago hotise and Detroit techno vv ith a double bill of live sets from Stephen Brovvn and ('ymbol plus l)J support from Wolfia/l.
I Departure Lounge at the (lives. ltlpin 3am. £8 before midnight; £‘l (£8) after. 2‘) May. Rtissia's greatest evport l)J Vadim gtiests for a live set of hip hop beats and serious grooves. See prev ievv. page 44.
I Evol at l'ailh. ll).3l)pni 3am. £5. Weekly. lidinbtirgh's longest running indie night.
I Four Corners at the Bongo (lab.
I lpiii 3am. £3 before midnight; £5 alter 5 Jtiii. Your local one-stop hop for ftink/soul/ja/I/l .atin/Afrt i/reggae danccfloor action.
3:95.51 La French Party at Sneaky l’ete's. llpiii 3am. 2‘) May. l-‘rom Daft Punk to M(‘ Solaar. as long as it's French atid good they 'll play it.
I Funk Shui at Shanghai. ltlpm 3am. £8 (£6). Weekly. l)J l-‘iona inives tip chart. dance classics atid dirty hotise.
I KandiFlip at l’o Na Na.
10.30pm 3am. £3 before midnight; £6 after. Weekly. Rth. house and dance classics from Jay and Mark B.
I Misfits at the Hive. l lpiii 3am. l'ree before I l.3()pm'. £4 after. Weekly. l)l\' indie. electro, punk. rock and retro vv ith bargain drinks.
I Modern Lovers at the (iRy'.
l lpm~3am. £5 before midnight; £6 after (£4 with ()mulmp/tt'iii'u ticket). 2‘) May. Blues. garage punk. 6(ls pop. Motovvii. ftiiik and beyond as Modern Lovers host the official afterparty for Qiuit/m/i/it'niti at the Festival Theatre.
I Opal Lounge at ()pal Lounge.
9pm -3ain. £4 before I lpiii; £8 after. Weekly. l'tflllv’t‘d tip vocal house and dance classics from Je/ Hill.
I Our House at ('abaret Voltaire.
l lpiii-3am. £tbc. 5 Jun. Tony K and Liam (i take over the Speakeasy vv ith some classic house and funky electro.
I Planet Earth at (‘iti'tis (‘ltib. l().3()pin> 3am. l-‘ree before I lpiii; £5
It’s good to see house night Moovn back in Edinburgh. After a wee break they’re back and planning to concentrate on two or three big events per year rather than monthly nights. Kicking things off with a live set of ‘discoafrofunksoulboogie’ as Phil Asher (pictured) is joined by vocalist Shea Soul.
I The Caves, Edinburgh, Sat 6 Jun.
after Weekly \ltisic from I‘Vtv through to NS" In otliei vvoids. a healthy dose of punk. iievv vvav e. nevv romantic and s‘lt‘clltvptq‘ tnovv vv ith added ”list
I Poptastic at (Elli) ltlpm 1am :4 )£‘~) 5 .ltiii (‘lueei clubbing night vvith indie electio ttoiii l’hil Bakstad in room one and ietio pop tiash tioiii l’atil Mc-\voy in iooiii tvvo
I RSVP at l tilti lllpiii iaiii £5 before midnight. £8 altei Weekly (ilamoiotis club hits
FREE Sassy at t‘t‘ Blooms
llpiii 3am 2" May Monthly cliait and camp tracks interspersed \\tlll filthy banter ftoiii diag queen Sassy Stiyket
I Skunk Funk at the Jan Bat
ll illpiii 3am £5 t£1i Weekly Night of top ftiiik fiotii l).l \ki and live guests including not) stop ftiiik fiotii |)(' l‘lll\ Band (2" May ) follovv ed by funk and hip hop front l-ieaky family t5 .lllll)
‘i' _. Sugarbeat at ('abaiet \oltaiie
‘ llpiii 3am £tbc 2" May Inn and Je/ tl'tah Saints) host this anything goes lll.t\llrtlp of bieakbeat. ditiiii & bass. electro and hip hop vs ith iisiiig stai l'.lll Death and German electio tech ptodticei ”tl_\\ \tH/t‘
I Tokyoblu at (‘ahaiet Votiaiie
llpiii 3am £l() t£6i 5 Jim The live llotise Sessions continue. as the Tokyoblu live band dish out the grooves and keep the ltiiik flovv iiig
FREE Xplicit at the Bongo (‘ltib
l lpiii 3am. 2‘) May. llard ditiiii .\ bass as Xlillv‘ll ptit iii a free etid of teiiii special.
"'v 7” H'- r1." ‘=~:VWP :1 . . ’--‘2' ' E...) "Wat; ' I The Bang Bang Club at ('abatet Voltaire. lllpm 3am. liivite only before midnight; £8 after. it) May .\'evv subversive cltib tiiglit taking ovei the ('ab's Speakeasy ‘vvhere luiii ’t'tl/vv meets the ladiiibtirgli underground. Send your postal address to edinbtii'ghbangbang(H giiiail.coiii to receive an inv Me.
I Big’n’Bashy at the Bongo (‘ltih llpiii 3am. £4 before midnight; £6 after 6 Jtiii. l'otir deck lll|\ of dtibstep. reggae. tlancehall and itingle vv ith l)av ltl (ieorge. Beast. l)ebtirgh and Decoy Roy.
I Bubblegum al the lll\t'. llpiii 3am. l‘ree before i l.3(lpiii; £4 after. Weekly. .\ sttident friendly chevv ed up lllf\ of electro. pop. dance. disco. soiil and indie I Bumpin 8. Stompin at the Hilton lidinbtirgh (ii‘osvenor llotel. 8pm 2am. HO. 3“ May. The best of northern sotil. Rth. garage and everything in betvveen as the Soul Boys return featuring John Sharp. Kvyik Miv. Wtillie McKensie. Kenny Btirrell. .liiii lleb and more. “”1” Come at Sneaky l’ete's.
llpiii 3am. 6 Jtiii. :\n audiovisual least from the Artskool crevv vs ith a hard electro soundtrack.
I The Egg at Wee Red Bar.
llpiii 3am. £2.5() before ll.3()pm; £5 after. Weekly. lntlie. 6()s garage. electro. northern sotil. ska. 7()s ptiiik and new
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