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The History Of Amsterdam Nightlife Through 4 Seminal Hotspots

There’s no doubt that Amsterdam’s nightlife is up there. The city now gets mentioned in the same breath as London, New York, Berlin etc. which is pretty impressive considering it’s size. Thanks to the city’s progressive attitude, we seem to be in a good place which is more than can be said for many cultural capitals. London and New York in contrast seem to be stifling their nightlife and pushing out creativity in favour of gentrification and commercial development. It hasn’t always been plain sailing for Amsterdam though. Like any city, clubs come and go as do musical movements and scenes. ... Read more

Exclusive Interview With Shinedoe

“The craziest thing I’ve done during a set? DJing in my bra at Berghain. It was hot, dark and no one could see me. At least I think” Living in Amsterdam with strong Nigerian ties, Shinedoe’s love of music and passion for dance provided the fuel to start experimenting with mixes in the early nineties. Her ability to create a fusion of warm and funky sounds switching from warm Detroit techno to funky house to US garage ensured she was in popular demand as a DJ by the time she was nineteen. Back in 1996, Shinedoe started producing music following ... Read more