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New Multi Stage Luxury Development May Threaten Berghain

A new commercial ‘entertainment district” may threaten Berlin’s reigning techno mecca Berghain, as planned development centers around the district’s Mercedes-Benz Arena. The news comes, as reported by several Berlin newspapers, that the space opposite Berghain will include a mall, a multi-lane bowling alley and “a full range of other wholesome family-oriented businesses”. What is truly concerning is that this seams to be just the beginning of a multi stage development strategy that could change the entire city for the…worse (my opinion). Berghain, however, is not unfamiliar with this sort of concern, as its predecessor, Ostgut, ironically was forced to move ... Read more