Archive | Berghain

Morocco’s Oasis Festival adds Ben Klock, Damian Lazarus, Stephan Bodzin & more to its already fervent fourth edition

As if Oasis Festival‘s stunning Atlas Mountains backdrop wasn’t appealing enough, the Moroccan festival just unveiled an enticing slew of heavyweights rounding out its 2018 billing. Berghain mainstay Ben Klock, desert house shaman Damian Lazarus, techno favorite Stephan Bodzin (live), and more joining will be the ranks. Considering that Oasis Festival’s filled with pleasant surprises, not to mention an exemplary, who’s who of […]

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BERGHAIN SCARE: German right-wing party AfD withdraws proposal to terminate the nightclub’s trade license

Berghain took some heat recently from Germany’s primary right-wing political party Alternative für Germany (AfD), threatening to potentially disband the nightclub for good. The initial proposal was submitted to the district office in Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg and requested a myriad of changes such as limiting opening hours from 10pm to 6am, and called for increased lighting and […]

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Berghain’s infamous bouncer Sven Marquardt curated a series of experimental videos

Having manned the doors of Berlin’s legendary dance institution Berghain since its opening in 2004, it’s only right that Sven Marquardt’s presence has become one with the club.Although, what many don’t know is that the East Berlin native is also an incredibly accomplished photographer. Marquardt’s released a memoir and exhibited artwork at numerous galleries around the world.Now, he’s taking his […]

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Did someone in Brazil create a bootleg Berghain?

There appears to be a bootleg Berghain that has materialized in Timbó, Brazil. Full name Berghain Cervejaria, the copy-paste club is a bit more innocent than China’s recent Fabric knockoff. It is unclear from reports whether or not the bar had any intention of mirroring the original Berghain, which exists a hefty 5,000 miles from Timbó.According to […]

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Berlin government set to invest in protection of nightclubs

The Berlin government has pledged to invest €1 million in sound protection for various nightclubs throughout its city limits, according to Berlin based publication Tagesspiegel. The announcement comes in light of recent complaints from city residents about noise generated at large scale nightclubs.Around 170 Berlin nightclub locations were forced to shut down from 2011 to 2015. Typically, when residents complain to city officials, the officials err […]

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Berghain unveils prodigious 60-hour NYE line-up featuring The Black Madonna, DVS1, Rødhåd & more

Berlin’s foremost techno cornerstone, Berghain, has announced the lineup for its end of the year Silvester party topped with 40 massive artists, including The Black Madonna, Ben Klock, DVS1, Rødhåd and more.The New Year’s Eve event, dubbed Silvester Klubnacht, begins just before midnight on Saturday, December 30 and will extend over the course of 60 hours […]

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This artist has created a Berghain-scented fragrance

There are many reasons eager patrons hope to be admitted in the doors of Berlin’s infamous techno-utopia, Berghain. Obviously, there’s the music, the dancing, and the sweet satisfaction of making it inside the hardest club to get into in the world. But one artist went to Berghain with a goal we’re sure is unique to her and […]

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Techno lovers unite for this definitive Berghain playlist

For the techno enthusiasts of the world, it’s no secret that Berlin’s Berghain is the ultimate clubbing mecca. However, because it is also one of the world’s most exclusive destinations, most clubbers have been unable to set foot inside the home of the fabled Panorama Bar.Thankfully, a group of dedicated Berghain patrons have done the techno lords’ work, […]

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