The best dancefloor action
Souled Out The Opal Lounge host two quality guests in the guise of hip hop master Qool DJ Marv (Thu 15 Feb) and Good Times architect, Norman Jay MBE (Thu 1 Mar). Opal Lounge, Edinburgh, Thu 1 Feb & 1 Mar.
The Mix Element The only student night dedicated to Asian beats. Make way for bhangra, Bollywood classics and R&B. Strathclyde University Union, Glasgow, Sat 17 Feb.
Monox Thomas P Heckmann (pictured), the man behind techno classic ‘Amphetamine’ visits the rockin’ party that is Monox. Soundhaus, Glasgow, Sat 17 Feb.
Trade Union Rock your Monday with hip hop breaks from DMC champ Rob Swift (X-ecutioners). Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh, Mon 19 Feb.
Aerials A great live line up to complement the resident DJs. Toys R Us instrumentalist Kid Carpet is joined by Yoko Oh No! and Down the Tiny Steps. Classic Grand, Glasgow, Wed 21 Feb.
Numbers Kanye West’s DJ A-Trax and DJ Craze headline what promises to be a great show of hip hop with a side order of drum & bass. Sub Club, Glasgow, Wed 21 Feb.
Mungo’s Hi Fi Yes, the legend Tippa Irie raps his rhymes around the Edinburgh and Glasgow massive. Bongo Club, Edinburgh, Thu 22 Feb; Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, Fri 23 Feb.
Sequential Starting to make a name for themselves in Edinburgh’s drum & bass circles, Sequential are joined by Moving Fusion for their third date. Studio 24, Edinburgh, Fri 23 Feb.