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MATAHARI
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Think you know the pre-requisites for a nightclub? Think again. Forget dark subterranean spaces in old centres of industry, multi-storey super venues, or even four walls and a permanent roof. In Brazil, they like to do things differently.

Or at least that’s the case with Matahari, a dancing destination that looks more like a festival than anything else. Set amongst lush jungle vegetation, on a site that was once a farm, whilst many Top 100 entries claim to be unique, this sprawling, South American complex can actually back the claim up.

Melding indoor — or at least under-canopy — with outdoor, the Mainstage is quite literally surrounded by soundystems and ten individual ‘cabins’, whereas the Lakeroom has just undergone a transformation to include a new LED ceiling panel, adding yet more spectacle on top of the confetti and CO2 bursts that come with many a set here. Resident DJ Daniel Grah holds court, whilst line-ups refreshingly give homegrown talent on the up and up shared honours with international names (Sharam Jey and LouLou Players were here not so long ago). Themed sessions are a regular fixture, like annual calendar finale, The White Party, along with sunset-focused events.

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SPACE IBIZA
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GREEN VALLEY
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AMNESIA
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PACHA IBIZA
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OCTAGON
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ZOUK SINGAPORE
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HAKKASAN
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USHUAïA
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SIRENA
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BCM PLANET DANCE
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PAPAYA
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DC10
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ECHOSTAGE
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PARADISE CLUB
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FABRIC
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BERGHAIN / PANORAMA BAR
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BOOTSHAUS
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ANZUCLUB
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MOTION
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NOA BEACH CLUB
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WARUNG
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CAVO PARADISO
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MINISTRY OF SOUND
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GUABA BEACH CLUB
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COCORICO
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ZOUK KL
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SANKEYS IBIZA
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THE WAREHOUSE PROJECT
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BAUM
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AIR AMSTERDAM
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DIGITAL NEWCASTLE
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OMNIA
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EXCHANGE LA
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ARMA 17
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MARQUEE
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ELROW / ROW 14
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MATAHARI
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CLUB SPACE MIAMI
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BARBARELLAS DISCOTHEQUE
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EL FORTIN
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YALTA
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AVALON HOLLYWOOD
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ICON
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GUENDALINA
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AQUARIUS ZRCE
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NEW CITY GAS
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FABRIK
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OUTPUT
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WHITE DUBAI
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SURRENDER/ENCORE
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VERSUZ
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PRIVILEGE IBIZA
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CACAO BEACH
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EGG LONDON
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WOMB
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D-EDGE
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LOST BEACH CLUB
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LUX FRAGIL
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SUB CLUB
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MYST SHANGHAI
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THE PALACE
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BEACHCLUB
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SANKEYS MCR
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COLOSSEUM CLUB
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ELEMENTS
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DUEL:BEAT
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REX CLUB
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WATERGATE
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MINT CLUB
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DRAI'S
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LA HUAKA
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CIELO
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E11EVEN
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CONCRETE
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CULTURE CLUB REVELIN
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XOYO
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TRESOR
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DRAGONFLY
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LIGHT NIGHTCLUB
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CHINESE LAUNDRY
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CLUB CUBIC
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FOUNDATION SEATTLE
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VELVET
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MODO ULTRA CLUB
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LOFT METROPOLIS
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M2
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PHONOX
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KITTY SU
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RAZZMATAZZ
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CÉ LA VI
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MAD CLUB
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VERBOTEN
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ILLUZION
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STEALTH
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CODA
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RAINBOW VENUES
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X2
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STUDIO 338
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SPACE IBIZA NEW YORK
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ROBERT JOHNSON

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