Analog BKNY is a relatively new club in Gowanus. Some DJs I like will be there soon, but I'm having a hard time figuring out if it's the kind of club that a skinny computer nerd like me can just go to or if there's going to be, like, hostile bouncers and weird status judgments. Any Brooklyn MeFites who've been there and can comment on the general vibe?
I'm looking for the closest EDM club scenes to my rural location in the USA along the VA-NC border. [more inside]
Where can my girlfriend and I go see Glenn Miller play live? [more inside]
We all know Mefites throw a bitchin' party, so help me out here. I'm contemplating running a club night in lieu of a birthday party for my thirtieth birthday next year. Protips? [more inside]
Where's a good place to go dancing in Seattle early in the evening of New Year's Eve? [more inside]
I would love to find this great Barcelona hidden bohemian opera cocktail bar again, can anyone help? [more inside]
What is the purpose of security guards searching bags at events (such as concerts, ballet and opera performances, nightclubs, live comedy) when the searches are usually cursory at best? [more inside]
Can you suggest fun "alternative" places to go dancing in Vegas this coming Friday, Saturday or Sunday? Looking for an unpretentious indie/electro, 80s or goth/industrial place. [more inside]
I'm interested in learning more about the origins of all-night dance clubs and parties, the type of which are now standard practice in most underground nightclubs in Europe and in some bigger cities in North America. Can any one particular scene (dance music or otherwise) be credited for developing the idea of dancing through the night and into the next morning? [more inside]
I'm starting to be able to identify what social dances fit different songs, but I don't know how to describe the features of the songs that make them appropriate for different dances. Can you help me name the features of songs that make them work well for the different social dances? [more inside]
I'm trying to find out how the number and locations of bars and nightclubs are regulated in different places.
I'm trying to find out how the number and locations of bars and nightclubs are regulated in different places. [more inside]
Paris Electro Clubs? [more inside]
Single (straight) foreign guy in San Francisco, on his early 30s. What are some good places (watering holes, night clubs) to go people-watching without feeling down on being there alone?
Throw me your best ideas for (inexpensively?) decorating a nightclub! [more inside]
Looking for "can't miss" stuff to do in Salt Lake City (preferably downtown), the evenings of May 13 thru May 17. Difficulty: no Mormonism. [more inside]
Have you any personal recommendations for gay nightlife—particularly on a Thursday night—in Manchester, England? There are numerous clubs, pubs, and party nights abound, particularly in the gay village area, but I'm looking for particular favorites for a gay male traveler (40ish) visiting on a Thursday night who enjoys a good booty-shaking evening of dance and drink. (Favorite club nights in London, as an example, include G-A-Y at the Astoria.) What say you?
I'm turning 35 in Los Angeles next week on Wednesday the 28th. What should I do for my birthday? And if anyone says Karaoke they're gonna have to remove my shoe from their lower intestine. [more inside]
There's a dance club in town I want to go to. How do I avoid embarrassing myself? [more inside]
How do I learn to dance - or rather, get away with feeling utterly unself-conscious on the dance floor? [more inside]
Noisy nightclub filter: What are the appropriate steps one should take to efficiently address, and ultimately stop, repeated noise violations from a neighboring nightclub? [more inside]
I just started up a clubnight in my university town. Everybody who's been has had a good time, but they are far too few. I need ideas... [more inside]
How do I begin to go about specifying a sound system for my new, small (theoretical) bar, restaurant and night club?