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BERGHAIN / PANORAMA BAR
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If you don't get into Berghain, don't take it personally. Even if you're Felix Da Housecat or Richie friggin' Hawtin, the notoriously strict door policy of Berlin's most famous club is a tough one to crack. Aside from separating the wheat from the chaff — ultra-cool heads from boozed-up lads and lasses — it's a logistical issue too; you only need to see the queue on a Saturday night to realise this club is just too damn popular. And for good reason too.

The clubbing outlet for Ostgut Ton, a label that's home to the likes of Marcel Dettmann, Ben Klock and Shed and as a result the sootiest, most industrial music on the planet, Berghain's cavernous main room is the world's most carefully tweaked for techno. Then there's Panorama Bar, the upstairs attic of this old power plant, where house music's finest preach that it's the most prestigious place to play. Residents Tama Sumo, Steffi and Ostgut boss Nick Höppner are the most respected in the entire game, sending out a profound reminder to anyone who dares to argue the resident is dead.

But it's not only exceptional sounds that makes this club so fabled. A no camera policy, darkened tunnels and secret cubicles — even a dungeon with a hidden dancefloor — mean that, quite simply, once inside, anything goes.

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GREEN VALLEY
2
SPACE IBIZA
3
HAKKASAN
4
PACHA IBIZA
5
AMNESIA
6
OCTAGON
7
ZOUK SINGAPORE
8
BCM PLANET DANCE
9
USHUAïA
10
SIRENA
11
MINISTRY OF SOUND
12
THE WAREHOUSE PROJECT
13
BERGHAIN / PANORAMA BAR
14
DC10
15
FABRIC
16
COCORICO
17
PARADISE CLUB
18
ECHOSTAGE
19
ANZUCLUB
20
PAPAYA
21
LiFE
22
BOOTSHAUS
23
CAVO PARADISO
24
MOTION
25
DRAI'S
26
WARUNG
27
MARQUEE
28
YALTA
29
GUABA BEACH CLUB
30
TROUW
31
SANKEYS IBIZA
32
SURRENDER/ENCORE
33
AIR AMSTERDAM
34
SKY ROOM
35
DIGITAL NEWCASTLE
36
ARMA 17
37
NOA BEACH CLUB
38
ZOUK KL
39
DUEL:BEAT
40
EXCHANGE LA
41
MATAHARI
42
ELROW / ROW 14
43
BAUM
44
Altromondo Studios
45
AVALON HOLLYWOOD
46
CLUB SPACE MIAMI
47
EL FORTIN
48
WOMB
49
GUENDALINA
50
WAREHOUSE LEEDS
51
FABRIK
52
NEW CITY GAS
53
AQUARIUS ZRCE
54
Studio 80
55
LIGHT NIGHTCLUB
56
CACAO BEACH
57
D-EDGE
58
MANSION
59
OUTPUT
60
PRIVILEGE IBIZA
61
Pacha New York
62
CONTROL
63
STEALTH
64
VERSUZ
65
REX CLUB
66
CIELO
67
SUB CLUB
68
WATERGATE
69
GUVERNMENT
70
EGG LONDON
71
SANKEYS MCR
72
Fuse SG
73
MINT CLUB
74
LOST BEACH CLUB
75
VALKYRIE CLUB
76
DANGHAI CLUB
77
LA HUAKA
78
FOUNDATION
79
BETA (WATERLOO)
80
CORSICA STUDIOS
81
CONCRETE
82
XOYO
83
ROBERT JOHNSON
84
CASTLE CLUB
85
SPACE SHARM
86
CULTURE CLUB REVELIN
87
TRESOR
88
E11EVEN
89
Teatro Amador
90
The Arches
91
KITTY SU
92
THE MID
93
LUX FRAGIL
94
Spartacus Club
95
Liv Nightclub
96
VELVET
97
LOFT METROPOLIS
98
MYST SHANGHAI
99
TENAX CLUB
100
RAINBOW VENUES

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