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FABRIC
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Situated in London's white-collar corner for media back-scratching, but housed in an old meat storage facility, Fabric is a contradiction of sorts. But, saying that, not much is very ordinary about this club, as anyone who's been there will tell you.

A few truths do exist, however. Once inside, you'll find a maze-like tower heaving with bug-eyed chaos, a walking ground for the most diverse clubbing demographic there is, including eager-to-rave students, hyperactive tourists and, of course, the clued-up faithful returning for their hundredth visit. DJs lucky enough to play always say it's an honour, while visiting clubbers testify it's the most high-octane experience to be found in London. Ask us, we'll argue that Fabric, with its minimalist stylings, superlative soundsystem and exquisitely well-rounded line-ups, is a juggernaut very few on this planet can compete with. But what does Adam Shelton have to say about it?

"The true benchmark of how a club should be run; the sound, the bookings, the team involved, always a pleasure to play at and always a great rave!" So, there you have it.
1
SPACE IBIZA
2
GREEN VALLEY
3
PACHA IBIZA
4
FABRIK
5
ZOUK SINGAPORE
6
MINISTRY OF SOUND
7
BCM PLANET DANCE
8
FABRIC
9
AMNESIA
10
SIRENA
11
MARQUEE NIGHTCLUB & DAYCLUB
12
YALTA CLUB
13
BERGHAIN
14
PRIVILEGE
15
CAVO PARADISO
16
DC-10
17
Row 14
18
Pacha Miami
19
Circus Afterhours
20
GUABA BEACH BAR
21
22
SANKEYS MCR
23
Pacha Sharm
24
Beta Nightclub
25
D-EDGE
26
Club Midi
27
GUVERNMENT
28
ANZUCLUB
29
TENAX CLUB
30
PAPAYA
31
CASTLE CLUB
32
Harry Klein
33
SURRENDER/ENCORE
34
Fuse
35
Mynt
36
Obsession The Club
37
MOTION & MARBLE FACTORY
38
WARUNG
39
COCORICO
40
Beta Nightclub
41
Paradiso
42
Rise
43
TROUW
44
Cobra London
45
WATERGATE
46
Bed Supperclub
47
Liv Nightclub
48
Wright Venue
49
Klub OMFG
50
Asylum Afterhours
51
Villa Mercedes
52
Vertigo
53
Cabaret Voltaire
54
CIELO
55
The Warehouse
56
District 36
57
58
Avalon
59
Cable
60
PARADISE CLUB
61
MANSION
62
Gatecrasher
63
La Rocca
64
Electric Pickle
65
Garage
66
67
USHUAïA
68
Spy Bar
69
SPACE SHARM
70
EGO
71
Cocoon
72
Set
73
Tao
74
CORSICA STUDIOS
75
MINT CLUB
76
Club Vibe
77
Studio Martin
78
WOMB
79
Plastic People
80
Haze
81
Air
82
SUB CLUB
83
The Arches
84
Café D'Anvers
85
Snafu
86
Matrixx
87
Eden
88
REX CLUB
89
Space Miami
90
Ruby Skye
91
Ellui
92
BO18
93
ARMA 17
94
Kristal
95
Spartacus Club
96
AGEHA
octagon
octagon
97
OCTAGON
98
Playhouse
99
Skybar
100
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