Andy C spins at The Music Room and PBR Streetgang guest at 360°
Andy C at The Music Room A huge name in drum’n’bass, Ram Records founder Andy C makes a welcome guest at Globalfunk. The legend will be backed up by MC LowQui, while locals Mach4, Somalie, Charl Chaka, Mr Gremlin, MC Olly Wood and MC Prit will be warming up. Expect a night of epic bass with a clued-up crowd. Dhs100. 9pm-3am. The Music Room, Majestic Hotel Tower, Bur Dubai (056 799 6335).
Bull Funk Zoo at Blue Bar Funk-rock covers band led by guitarist Asaad Lakkis starring vocalist Hamdan Al Abri, known for lively reinterpretations of hits. Free. 9pm-late. Blue Bar, Novotel World Trade Centre (04 310 8127).
Cirque du Soir Check out the jugglers and clowns at this high-end, circus-themed club. Free (reservations recommended, door policy applies). 10.30pm-3am. Fairmont Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 332 4900).
Club Anthems at Zinc A selection of commercial house classics. Dhs100, free for ladies and couples before midnight. 9pm-3am. Ongoing. Zinc, Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 331 1111).
Domeland@Chi The club’s new garden area only opens on Thursdays. Free. 9pm-3am. Chi@The Lodge, Al Nasr Leisureland, Oud Metha (050 537 8115).
Deep Crates at Casa Latina Expect funk, hip-hop, Afrobeat and more at this top alternative hangout. Free. 10pm-3am. Casa Latina, Ibis Al Barsha (04 399 6699).
iLL Communications with Amé at N’Dulge The award-winning house night welcomes German DJ duo Amé. Dhs100 (main room); Dhs120 (with terrace access). 10pm-3am. N’Dulge, Atlantis The Palm, Palm Jumeirah (055 200 4322).
Mahiki The club attracts a diverse party crowd in Dubai. Expect cheesy tunes and potent mixed drinks. Free (reservations recommended). 7pm-3am. Ongoing. Jumeirah Beach Hotel (04 380 7731).
Mystic Melange at Ductac A three-act showcase of Asian acts serving up ‘musical expressions for the soul’, featuring the Kerala Percussion Ensemble, Baul songs from Parvathy Baul and Sufi songs by Sain Zahoor. Dhs100-300. 7pm-10pm. Ductac, Mall of the Emirates, www.timeouttickets.com
Only at Armani/Privé Commercial urban tunes from Mass Ramli, Darko De Jan and Patrick Carrera. Free. 10pm-3am. Ongoing. Armani/Privé, Burj Khalifa (04 888 3308).
Ravelations presents Avalon at Chi Nano Records DJ Avalon, aka the UK’s Leon Kane, guests. Expect a night of driving psytrance. Dhs100. 9pm-3am. Chi@The Lodge, Al Nasr Leisureland (050 4575 123).
The Laughter Factory Russell Kane writer Stephen Grant, Edinburgh Fringe fave Stuart Goldsmith and former BBC New Comedian of the Year Steve Shanyaski guest. Dhs140. 9pm. Until January 18. Mövenpick. Jumeirah Beach, The Walk at JBR, www.timeouttickets.com
Trilogy There’s resident talent spinning at this top club tonight. Expect a mix of house in the main room and R&B on the terrace. Dhs100. 10pm-3am. Trilogy, Souk Madinat Jumeirah (050 624 5751).
Movida The winner of Time Out Dubai’s Best New Club award in 2012, London celeb brand Movida is one of the most exclusive places in town to be on a Friday night. Free (door policy applies). 11pm-3am. Movida, Radisson Royal Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (055 174 4449).
The Good Life at Shimmers Chilled sunset session with beanbags, a mobile bar and DJ. Free. 4pm-midnight. Mina A’Salam, Madinat Jumeirah (04 366 6730).
XO Saturdays’ ‘Red Velvet’ at Armani/Privé A top urban night of commercial R&B and hip-hop tunes, served up by residents Mass Ramli and Brooklyn, plus dizzying visuals from VDJ Barbu.TV. Dhs150. 10pm-3am. Ongoing. Armani/Privé, Burj Khalifa (04 888 3308).
Amika Intimo Fresh beats mixing Arabic flavours with contemporary house. Free (guest list and reservations only). 8pm-3am. Ongoing. Amika, The H Hotel, Sheikh Zayed Road (04 354 4005).
Swagger Sundays at Kiza African beats, hip-hop and R&B tunes from DJs Tribe and Kulcha. Free. 6pm-3am. Ongoing. Kiza, Al Nasr Leisureland, Oud Metha (04 334 4159).
Mahiki Mondays Beach Luau A weekly indoor event with a tiki beach party theme, which offers a more relaxed Mahiki night with a ‘beach chic’ dress code. Free (door policy applies). 7pm-3am. Mahiki, Jumeirah Beach Hotel (04 380 7731). Manic Monday at Zinc Chart hits. Dhs75, free for ladies 10pm-3am. Ongoing. Zinc, Crowne Plaza Dubai, Sheikh Zayed Road (050 151 5609).
R&B Mondays at Velvet Underground DJs Shero and Stylez man the decks. Dhs100 for men, free for ladies and Face Card holders. 10pm-3am. Ongoing. Velvet Underground, Royal Ascot Hotel, Bur Dubai (050 962 4222).