A disused phone box in Kingsbridge, Devon has become the “world’s smallest nightclub”
The old red phone booth on Fore Street, which has been “adopted” as part of BT’s Adopt a Kiosk programme, is set to be kitted out with a disco ball, sound system and lighting to mark its transformation.
Tbilisi nightclub Bassiani will reopen soon, it has been announced.
The Georgian club had been closed for the past two weeks following armed police raids early in the morning of Saturday 12th May. Yesterday, the country’s Minister for Internal Affairs contacted the club’s owners informing them that they had permission to reopen as the government’s dubious investigation into the venue had been called off.
Beirut nightclub The Gärten was recently shut down by government officials after a DJ played Quran verses during a set.
The venue was ordered to close after video footage of Acid Pauli playing verses from the Quran hit the internet.
There’s an 87-hour techno rave taking place in a former mill in Berlin this weekend in celebration of the seventh anniversary of nightlife hotspot Griessmühle.
Stockholm is getting a new club with a very meaty setting: Kvarteret, housed within a 100-year-old remodelled slaughterhouse.
Amsterdam is getting a new club with a very unique setting: noorderschip, housed within a 50-meter-long, old pirate radio boat.
A new intimate techno club called The Cause is set to open in London.
The 400-capacity venue, housed in a former car mechanics depot in Tottenham, is a completely grassroots arts and events space aimed at filling the void left by London's recent club closures while supporting positive mental health, according to its founders.
Double Door in Chicago has been forced to shut its door after 23 years in business.
Located on Milwaukee Avenue in the Windy City, the much-loved club was due to host Floating Points in April and had previously hosted legendary rock acts including The Rolling Stones, Kanye West and Kings of Leon.
Staff were reportedly given just 24 hours to vacate the building after being locked out of the club for weeks before the official closure was announced.
When one club door closes, another opens. Quite literally, in fact.
2016 was a year of change the world over, and dance music didn't go unscathed. When the legendary Space Ibiza shuttered its doors this season, guided to its final breath by Carl Cox, many a seasoned clubber lamented the end of an era – and a hole in the heart of the island.
While Ibiza will surely be hard-pressed to replace its 27-years-running institution, something special has been reborn in its wake... 5,000 miles away in Miami, Florida.