Seven reasons to attend Cab Vol's seventh birthday

Seven reasons to attend Cab Vol's seventh birthday

One of the capital's finest venues celebrates 49 dog years in operation with three weeks of events

1 Supernova
Kicking off the Cab’s month long ‘seven splendid events for seven splendid years’ Glasgow tech-house and minimal night Supernova makes it’s Edinburgh debut with the tough techno sounds of Karotte (Cocoon).
Fri 3 Feb.

2 Musika & We Are … Electric
The two club nights join forces to present the French house par excellence of Jacques lu Cont (just one of the many pseudonyms of musical maverick Stuart Price) and his tough electro stompers.
Fri 10 Feb.

3 Rendezvous
The house night presents the sounds of Miguel Campbell (Hot Creations), who gave us the sublime ‘Something Special’, a smooth slice of disco infected house [listen below].
Sat 11 Feb.

4 Sound of C
The newly rebranded Bedbug is headed by Edinburgh’s Jigsaw plus a live show from Youngman, dubstep’s most soulful MC (and son of drum & bass DJ Simon ‘Bassline’ Smith fact fans).
Fri 17 Feb.

5 Gasoline Dance Machine
Intergalactic house, nu disco and Italo as the Cosmonauts crash land at GDM alongside residents Kris Wasabi and Cheap Picasso.
Sat 18 Feb.

6 Sensu
Another Glasgow night finding a new home in Edinburgh as they launch with Seth Troxler (tbc) for a dose of pounding propulsive deep Detroit electronica.
Fri 24 Feb.

7 Karnival
More Detroit thrills with classic house/techno from Kevin Saunderson’s live outfit Inner City, who were behind massive crossover dance classics ‘Big Fun’ and ‘Good Life’ [listen below].
Sat 25 Feb.

Cabaret Voltaire, Edinburgh, Fri 3–Fri 24 Feb.

Miguel Campbell - Something Special (Original Mix)

Inner City - Big Fun (1988)

Inner City - Good Life (HQ)


Glaswegian flagship club night that has brought the best electronic music from home and away to Sub Club since 2007.


Forward thinking house night.

Rendez Vous

Mixing up a fresh house selection.

Gasoline Dance Machine

A night of mixed genres and mutant disco at this night from Cheap Picasso and Rob Ralston.


Electro-house, tech-house and minimal techno night from the Hell DJs.

Musika & We Are … Electric

Joining forces to present Stuart Price's French house alter-ego Jacques Lu Cont, famed for his production work with Madonna, his own band Zoot Woman and his many alter-egos: Les Rythmes Digitales, Paper Faces, Man With Guitar and Thin White Duke. Part of the Cab's Seventh Birthday.

The Sound of C

Heavy bass and dubstep.