I Soul Time at [faster Road.

8pm Iain. £8. 25 Nov. The best of sottl. garage and everything in between as the Soul Boys return witlt Johtt llislop. Martin Wright. Billy Ramsay and Lenny Toshack. spinning the best in northern soul. Motown and modertt sounds. Sorry ‘strictly no talc'.

I Stereotype at Berlin Bierhaus. 10pm 3am. £l0 (£8). 25 Nov. lluggy’s top notch house showcase with as Anu Pillai (Freefortn Five) drops by for a smooth tnix of neo disco to punk fttnk. See preview. page 34.

I Triumph at Henry‘s (‘ellat‘ Bar.

1 l.30pm 3am. £4 (£3). l8 Nov. Victory rock tag teatn plus all manners of cheese and silliness from the 80s with DJs Dugstar attd John Quo.

I Ultragroove at (‘abaret Voltaire.

l lpm 3am. £8 (£6). 16’ Nov. (iaretlt Sommerv-ille's peerless real house party back after their cracking seventh birthday party with more local heroes as Alan (iray ('I‘elefunken) joins (iareth in the tnain room while l.orne Finnie attd Mikey Inglis drop block rockitlg soul. funk and disco through the back.

I VEGAS! at ligo. 10pm 3am. £1) £10 (£7 for ‘the fabuloust dressed’ ). 18 Nov. llep daddy swing. country classics and slea/y listening with your high-kicking hosts Frankie Sumatra. Bugsy Seagull. Dino Martini and the stunning Vegas showgirls inviting you to join in the fttn. I Welcome to the Latin Quarter at Iil Barrio. (lpm-3am. £3 £5 (£2). Weekly. See Fri.

Chart 8 Party

I All Sorts at Subway (‘owgate. l0pm 3am. Free before I 1.30pm: £2 after. Weekly. All the chart. cheese and party tttnes you can handle.

I Propaganda at lispionage.

7pm 3am. Free. Weekly. (‘hart. cheese and R&B across live floors.

I Siglo at Siglo. 4.30pm 3am. Free. Weekly. See Thu.

Edinburgh Sundays


I Babydoll at Po Na Na. l lpm 3am. Free before I l.3()ptn: £5 after. Weekly. A glamorous and sexy night of house where all are welcome tojoin in. from the rotating DJ roster of Warner Powers. Dean Newton. (lav (irant. Tommy Kay. Derek Martin. Harry and Basil Isaacs.

I Booty at Medina. l lpm—3am. £3. Weekly. More of a Sttnday social than a


pre-club venues

The Meadow Bar (Moo Bar) Buccleuch Street. 667 6907

The Mound. 225 6193

club venues

Berlin Assembly 3 Oueensferry Street 41 Lothian Street, Lane. 467 7215. 220 4288 Selection of cool house Beluga nights. See listings for 30a Chambers Street, details. 624 4545 The Bongo Club The City Cafe Moray House. 37 Blair Street. 220 0125 Holyrood Road. 558 Cuba Horte 7604. One of the coolest 192 Morrison Street. 221 and most eclectic clubs 0499 in town. See listings for The Human Be-ln details. 2/8 West Cabaret Voltaire Crosscauseway, 662 36—38 Blair Street, 220 8860

6176. Mixed bag from

house to drum & bass.

See listings for details. CC Blooms

Grindlay Street. 622

full-on glam affair. with DJ Dale Lush. lsla Blige. Sitntnone Black and occasional guest supastas mixing up R&B. hip hop. soul and fttnk.

I Friction at the Liquid Rootn.

l lptn 73am. £4 (£2). Weekly. New hottse night filling the Taste si/ed hole at the Liquid Room.

I Hellralser’s Ball at Sttbway ('owgate. l lptn 3am. Free. 26 Nov. A rock'n‘roll journey with all the best cuts from classic to hard rock through to 80s glam.

I Hobo at the Bongo Club. |0pm 3am. Free before midnight: £3 after. Weekly. live music and alternative disco for

justified sinners' returns boasting live

music and indie kicks.

I Kayos at ()pium. I lptn 3am. Free. Weekly. A metal and rock soundtrack pltts £l drinks keep the crowds at moshing.

I Lulu at Lulu. 8pm 3am. Free before 10pm: £4 after. Weekly. Funk. electro. hip ltop. electronica and more frotn Bongo (‘1th stalwarts Red 6 and l)ava.

I Neon at Subway (‘ow-gate. l lptn 3am. Free. ll) Nov. The Subways fortnightly gothic experience. £l a drink all night.

I Tackno at ligo. 1 [pm 3am. £7 (£5 members and the appropriately dressed). 26 Nov. Sashay' through the ‘Swinging 60s' and groove on into the disco era. with 'l‘rendy Wendy playing her mix of pop. cheese and kitsch classics.

I Taste at ('abaret \‘oltaire. l lptn 3am. £5 before I 1.30pm: £8 after (£6 members). Weekly. Fisher & Price supply a progressive mix of house attd garage at this infamous Sunday nighter. now showing at the (’ab. With Martin Valentine firmly in charge of the back room.

I Tipsy at Massa. l0.30pm 3am. £4 (£3). Weekly. R&B and hip ltop from residents Nick (i and Have 2 'll what they promise will be ‘the hottest Sunday night party in tow n’.

Chart 8 Party

I Sun-Da Mental at (‘ity Nightclub. |0.30pm 3am. £tbc. Weekly. New night of chart and party frolics.

I Voda at lispionage. 7pm 3am. Free. Weekly. Night of chart music and flavoured vodka.

Edinburgh Mondays


I Happy Mondays at Po Na Na.

l lptn 3am. £3 (free). Weekly. (‘Iub night fusing new and classic indie. rock. funk. hip hop and Motown.

I Latin Quarter at Medina.

10pm 3am. Free. Weekly. DJ James ('ombe with real deal salsa and world music. Now in its third year and still going strong. Like a fine wine. improving with age.

I Lulu at Lulu. 8pm 3am. Free before l0pm; £4 after . Weekly. ('lassic pop. electro-house. funk and anthems frotn Jel. Hill.

I Shotgun at Subway (‘ow-gate.

l lpm~3am. Free. Weekly. Night of swaggering 70s rock.

I Trade Union at (‘abaret Voltaire.

l lptn 3am. £2. Weekly. New night to give something back to the bar and clttb workers. so they don't miss out on the clubbing experience while trapped behind the bar. It's house and techno all the way in the main rootn from (irant Paterson. while room two is all hip hop and R&B from DJ Beef. DJ Kttnal and DJ Fresh.

Chart 8 Party

I The Professionals at lispionage. 7pm- 3am. Free. Weekly. Five floors of everything frotn R&B to cheese.

I Siglo at Siglo. 4.30pm 3am. Free. Weekly. See Thu.

Edinburgh Tuesdays


I Code Blue at ()pium. l0pm—3am. Free. Weekly. Punk rock classics with listfuls of etno and ska chucked into the pot for good measure.

I Lulu at Lulu. 8pm 3am. £4 before l0pm: £4 after. Weekly. Soulful. eclectic sets from Iidinburgh‘s fittest underground DJs llobbes ('l‘rouble) joined by Andrew Ingram.

I Motherfunk at ()pal Lounge.

l0pm 3am. Free. Weekly. (iino and Fryer are back with their Tuesday institution as they spin rare and classic funky assed. floor-shaking 60s and 70s grooves. deep fttnk. Latin. soul and so much tnore.

I Bun ‘Dat at the Bongo (‘lub. l0.30pm 3am. Free. Weekly. Tuesday chill out of reggae and dub from the White Wastifarians.

I Split at ('abaret Voltaire.

l l.3()ptn 3am. Free. Weekly. Drum & bass. electro and break beat with Shadowskill. the Dropout DJs. Dogma and a smattering of very talented local guests. Drum & bass and breaks collective lidinburgh Bassed take care of

I Vibe at Iigo. l lpm»~3atn. £4. Weekly. (iay night with James l.ongworth on the decks. plus The Dancing Stud Muffins. The Singing llairy Bloke and The Miming Nun. Don‘t say we didn't want

Chart 8 Party

I Casino Royale at Espionage. 7pm 3am. Free. Weekly. New student Tuesdays down lispionage.

I ShagTag at Stereo. 10pm -3am. £5 (£3). Weekly. Insanely successful night based on a complex numerical flirting system. If someone catches your eye. you write their number on the board next to your own. the idea being that they then rush up to you and get a bit jiggy. I Siglo at Siglo. 4.30pm -3am. Free. Weekly. See Thu.

Edinburgh Wednesdays


I Apocalypse at ()pium. l0pm—-3am. Free. Weekly. Mix of goth. metal. industrial and punk.

I Juice at Massa. 10.30pm-~3am. £5. Weekly. The original freshly squeezed ()()s and ()()s student night returns.

I Lulu at Lulu. 8pm—3am. Free before l0pm; £4 after. Weekly. Past and future electronic classics frotn Mash and Jon Pleased and guest DJs.

I The Pit at Subway ('owgate.

l lpms3am. Free. Weekly. Rock and metal night by rock and metal fans.

I Sin Fronteras at the Jazz Bar. midnight ~3am. Free. Weekly. Latin and jazz dance grooves from DJ J(‘.

I Toaster at ('itrus (lab. I 1pm 3am. Free before I l.3()ptn; £3 after. Weekly. Night of breakbeat from residents DJ Luka and Mikee.

We are . . . Electric at (‘abaret Voltaire. l lptn -3am. Free £6 (free -£4). Weekly. Digital punk-funk electro vibes with resident (iary Mac. joined by deep electro house-producing brothers. Ali and Basti Sehwarz AKA 'l'iefschwarl. (22 Nov).

Chart 8 Party

I Mission in Espionage at lispionage. 7pm 3am. Free. Weekly. With comps to win £l00.

I Shark at (‘ity Nightclub. l0pm 3am. £4. Weekly. The infamous student night at (‘ity with a selection of chart. cheese and R&B.

I Siglo at Siglo. 4.30pm 3am. Free.

the tnain room every other week.

Weekly. See Thu.

7086. Mainly studenty venue that goes for an indie vibe as well as a dash of punk, new wave and 805 classics. See listings for selected highlights.

City: Edinburgh 1a Market Street, 226 9560. From student nights to big house and guest DJs. See listings for selected highlights.

Club Pivo 2—6 Calton Road. 557 2925. A selection of the best Edinburgh DJs play every night, for free.

Ego Picardy Place, 478

The Outhouse 23—24 Greenside Place. 7434. Home to some of Broughton Street Lane, 556 9331. One of the the capital‘s best loved 557 6668 city's most enduring gay nights as well as a

The Pond clubs. with hi-NRG tracks selection of big gay 22-24 Bath Road. 467 every night of the week. clubs. See listings for 3825 The Cellar Bar details.

0 Bar 1 Chambers Street. 467 El Barrio 5/11 Leith Street. 557 2539. Cool beats from 104 West Port. 229 5830 global sounds to 8805. Spanish fiesta

The Street Trouble‘s unique take on every night of the week. 2 Picardy Place, 556 jazz. See listings for The Establishment 4272 details. 3 Semple Street, 229

The Wash The Citrus 7733. Chart and party

night with plenty of

drink on offer to wash it all down with.

Espionage 4 lndia Buildings. Victoria Street. 477 7007. Five floors of varied chart and dancey action.

The Liquid Room 90 Victoria Street. 225 2564. One of the top venues in town for guest DJs and live music. See listings for details.

Mariners Commercial Street, Leith. 555 5622. Semi regular nights in this old church from lesbian club Velvet to techno and house. See listings for details.

Massa 36—39 Market Street, 226 4224. Glam house. party nights and hip hop and R88 on a Sunday with Tipsy.

Medina 45—47 Lothian Street. 225 6313. Laid back vibes with cool hip hop and other sounds. See listings for details.

3 Mood Omni, Greenside Place. 550 1640. Chart and party tunes, not forgetting gay night Poly Super on Mondays. See listings for selected highlights. Opal Lounge 51 George Street, 226 2275. House and funky beats for a dressed up crowd. Opium 71 Cowgate, 225 8382. Rock. punk and metal, no messing. Po Ha Ha 43b Frederick Street. 226 2224. Student nights. funky beats and more. See listings for selected highlights. 45:: Potterrow Bristo Square, 650 9195. Student heaven. I RED Vodka Club 73 Cowgate, 225 1757. From house to reggae. See listings for details. Stereo King Stables Road, 229 7986. More big party tunes and drunken dancing.

" 1 Studio 24

Calton Road. 558 3758. Down and dirty club nights. specialising in techno and goth. See listings for details.

The Subway Cowgate, 225 6766. Now more of a rock and cool indie night as well as some cheesier club nights. See listings for selected highlights.

The Subway West End

Lothian Road. 229 9197. Another one for the after office crowd. '19.? The Wee Red Bar Edinburgh College of Art. Lauriston Place. 229 1442. Student nights for the arty set. See listings for details. Time

24a Frederick Street. 220 1226. Chart songs and plenty of booze all night long.

': Why Not?

14 George Street. 624 8311. Hits from the 805 to last week.

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