l().3()pm 3am. £4 (£3). 22 .\‘oy. .\'Ionthly. .\'ew nigltt playing post punk. new wave. electro pop and indie with resident DJ (‘asio with Some Young Pedro (live).

I Art of Parties at the (ilasgow School ol'.-\rt. I lptn 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. New nigltt with live music and I)Js. With Special guests Dead kids (22 .\'oy l and Wretched Replica (2‘) .\'o\ l. I Deliverance at the (‘atliouse

l lpm 3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. latest night from The ('athouse. More rock and hardcore from Dec.

I DJ Shadow at (’arling Academy (ilasgow. 7pm. £IS.5(). 2‘) .\'o\'. ('ut up hip hop. scratching and live sampling from [)1 Shadow.

I Gin N Juice at (‘uhe. I lpm 3am. £4 (£2). Weekly. l)l\ .\'aeetn 1S; Sketch get ('uhe houncing with their ow n individual mix of Iaidhack soul. funk. hip hop. R&B and danceliall.

I Octopussy at the Arches.

9.30pm 3am. £4. Weekly. Jacu/Iis. houncy castles and a ('hapcl of lane at the Arches regular student night.

I Substance at (iuru. Weekly. .\ night ol- classic and hang up-to-date indie with Brian .\Ic.\lastet'.

I Tongue in Cheek at Bamboo. l().3()pnt 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. 1)] .\liguel plays R&B in the main room. 1)] Toast plays chart in the lounge and Andy \Vilson plays rock in the red

Chart 8 Party

I Allure at the 'I‘unncl. l l.3()pm 3am. £3. Weekly. llappy. cheesy pop from 1)] Darren and the gttys behind l’assionality.

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

Edinburgh Thursdays


I Alter £90 at I’o .\'a .\'a. I lpm 3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. 'I'hursday night mash-up from D] I)i\'crsc. playing a genre splitting selection of modern and classic indie. rock. disco. Rth. hip hop. hootlegs attd funky house.

I Basement Boogie at Hudson (‘luh

I lpm 3am. I‘ree. Weekly. Intitnate residency from the 'I'rouhlc his. playing ottt cluh classics. electro. p-l'unk. soul. hip hop. hreaks. sy nth pop attd more.

I Class! at Suhway ('owgatc.

l Iptti 3am. I-‘ree helore midnight: £2 alter (£1). Weekly. New student night l'rom [)1 Lucky Luciano (Big (‘hecse/Shag'l‘agl.

I Espionage at Iispionage. I lpnt 3am. Free. Weekly. [)1 (i-I‘unk and .\lata llari present the smooth sounds of Rth.

I The GOuLaG BeAt at ligo.

l lptn 3am. £3. 31) .\'o\. I’unk. garage. new way c and good. honest rock‘n’roll care (it Sy Iy ia (ioulag and .\'ick.

I Karnival at (’aharct Voltaire.

I lpm 3am. £5 (£3). 31) .\'o\. A night which proittises to indulge ‘cy'ct'y pleasure. eyet'y sin'. Iidinhurgh house had hoy Iluggy joins residents .\Iikc I’inkerton

and Ryan Iillis in the ntainroom. Anything goes in roottt two witlt B-Sides plus magicians. hosts attd hostesses.

I Late Night Latin at the Jan Bar.

l Iptn 3am. I‘rce. Weekly. Latin grooyes l'rom 1)] lax/head plus authentic (‘uhan drums. percussion. say and bass from his lies I-'etioittctios (23 .\'o\ l and .-\l'ro-heat l‘rom Mandala .\Iood/ (31) .\'o\ l.

I Lulu at I.u|u. SPIN 3am. I-‘rce hel‘ore l()pm: £4 alter. Weekly. :\sIl't)l)t)y. Sidewinder. Ketch and Monkcyhoy lor the best in mashed tip soul. funk. disco. ja/l and electronica.

I Mungos Hi Fi at the Bongo ('luh. l()pm 3am. £5. 23 NM; A reggae soundsy stem in the original roots tradition. with a dash ol dancehall. gritne atid duh thrown in. l‘caturing rising female .\I(‘ l.ady Slush.

I A Right Royal Rumpus at (‘aharet Voltaire. llpitt 3am. £5 (£3). 23 .\'o\. Iiollow ing on Iron) the .lIui/gi' l'\ Kylie charity night in aid ol‘ Iidinhurgh's Breast ('anccr Institute. this rumpus is a rematch. and also pits king ol‘ pop Michael Jackson against diminutive l'unkster I’rince. With compcre Ilarry :\ills\\t)l'lll and I)Is Kaupuss. Jolt I’Icascd. ('alyet'to and Miss (’hristina. Sec (iay page (il. l'or prcy‘iew. I The Snatch Social at the liquid Room. I Iptit 3am. £5. Weekly. ('omcdy capers from Harry :\il)s\y()l‘lli and Italy (itll'lcl‘ All this check} cahat'et-cutn-disco. Babes and 'I'rendy Wendy (monthly resident) supply hip hop and funky tunes. I Souled Out at ()pal Lounge.

l()pnt 3am. £3. Weekly. I-‘rom .‘ylotown to Northern Soul. Leon liaster. .\'ick Watson attd Master (’aird (oti rotation) lullil your needs. :ttltllllg tt (lttslt ()l‘ house as the Illglll goes on.

I Spies in The Wires at ('aharet Voltaire. I lpm 3am. £5 (£4). l(i .\'o\. The live gig/cluh crossoycr continues with an emphasis on DJ skills this fortnight as (‘hris (icddes (Belle & Sebastian). ('raig Jamieson (Modern l.o\'et's). Stuart Braithwaitc (.‘ylogwail and (irannie Braithwaitc (Synergy ) are joined by the Damn Shamcs (live).

I Surgical Steel at ()pium.

l()pm 3am. Free. Weekly. liuII on metal assault.

Chart 8 Party

I On Request at l-lgo. llpm 3am. £3. l(i .\’o\. Promos and party anthems all night.

I Siglo at Siglo. 4.30pm 3am. I-‘ree. Weekly. Iiyct'ything l'rom 80s and chart l'loor lillet's to chilled ottt alternatives. I The Thursday Club at Massa. I(l.3()pm 3am. £5 (l'ree £3). Weekly. 'l’httrsday 's the new liriday with dance classics and R&B from Paul I‘inlayson and Lee Marshal.

Edinburgh Fridays


I Absolute at Studio 24. l(l.3()pin 3am. £|(). I7 .\'o\. 'I‘rance. techno. hard house and all things hard.

32‘ Access vs Inner Rhythm at ('aharct Voltaire. llpm 3am. £I(). I7 NM. 'liL‘L'llIlU. L‘lL‘L‘It't) and house as .'\CCC\.\ returns taking on the heads at Inner Rhythm. Both weigh in with a

heavy weight contender as Rolando (I'ndcrground Resistance) steps up for Intter Rhythm and (iigolo's Sayas I’ascadilis goes toe to toe representing Access.


pre-club venues

Air Organic

36 Kelvingrove Street, 564 5201

Arches Cafe Bar 253 Argyle Street. 565 1023.


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

Bar 91

91 Candleriggs. 552 5211

Brel 39 Ashton Lane, 342 4966

The Butterfly

8. The Pig

153 Bath Street, 221 7711

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 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


11 Mitchell Street Lane,

204 2404

St Judes

190 Bath Street. 331 5171


42 Otago Lane. 357 4524 Variety Bar 401Sauchiehall Street. 332 4449


300 Sauchiehall Street. 332 2232. This gig venue turns into a massive club night all through the weekend with a mix of indie crossover tracks and freel0rm mixing. 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. Bamboo

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 rock'n‘roll. Funhouse on a Friday is always a good bet. See listings for selected highlights.


Royal Exchange Square. 204 0101. Bump and grind your weekend away at this massively popular. subterranean

R&B club.

.. Blanket 520 Sauchiehall Street, 332 0755. Biggest R&B 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 Buff 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.


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. lt'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. Cube 34 Queen Street. 226 8990. Clubs hardly come more popular than this. A masswe clientele and a funky soundtrack characterises the Cube weekend presentation. Fury Murry’s 96 Maxwell Street. 221 6511. No pretensions just pure partying at this classic venue down near the Clyde. 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. Club NME and Divine (on Saturday) every week make this student venue always a winner. See listings for details.

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-style 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-off nights, and the genius monthly that is VEGAS! See listings for details.

Riverside Club

Fox Street. 569 7287. Home to the monthly style fest that is Saltlick. this small social club is an epicentre of cool. See listings for details. Soundhaus Hydepark Street. 221 4659. House. techno and live venue with Chakra. Shoogakube and Monox every month. See listings for details.

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.

:32}. 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 Woodside 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.

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