Clubs - List picks
This article is from 2008.
- How’s Your Party? Filthy and minimal from Detroit’s maverick ghetto-tech genius DJ Assault. Sub Club, Glasgow, Fri 18 Jul.
- Andy Smith The documentarian and some-time Portishead collaborator Mr Smith drops a slick, eclectic funky mix. Voodoo Rooms, Edinburgh, Fri 18 Jul.
- Messenger Sound System Say ‘jah’ as Messenger lay down a special reggae, roots and dub selection to mark Haile Selassie’s birthday. Bongo Club, Edinburgh, Sat 19 Jul.
- Subculture Try as we might to pretend otherwise, the Subbie’s where it’s at this fortnight. This is a ‘20 Years of Acid House’ special with Graeme Park. Sub Club, Glasgow, Sat 19 Jul.
- Ultragroove Full on live loveliness from the inimitable funky dance beats of Crazy P, for a wild house party. Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh, Sat 19 Jul.
- Kinky Afro Dubstep golden boy Benga returns to Scotland, riding the zeitgeist like it was a 50ft tsunami. Sub Club, Glasgow, Fri 25 Jul.
- Modern Lovers Stephen Pastel joins the garage rock and psych-funk party. GRV, Edinburgh, Fri 25 Jul.
- National Pop League It’s been the heartbeat of the West End for the majority of this decade, and now NPL bows out on a high. Pay your last respects. Woodside Social Club, Glasgow, Fri 25 Jul.
- Xplicit Four deck drum & bass and techno attack at the masterful hands of Temper D. You have been warned. Bongo Club, Edinburgh, Fri 25 Jul.
- Men & Machines Something a bit more local from this new techno night at the ever-worthwhile Stereo. Featuring Luke Abbott, Border Community and Allez Allez. Stereo, Glasgow, Sat 26 Jul.