• This is not a review of a single bar, but more of an area I stumbled upon. The Reichsbahnausbesserungswerk (RAW) is the old repair terrain for the trains during the DDR reign. The area contains numerous run down buildings, and is completely covered by grafiti. No worry here if you shout your lungs out. Or … Continue reading “RAW”

  • Paule’s Metal Eck
  • From the outside this heavy metal bar kind of looks intimidating. I opened the door ready to meet some real hard rockers, and some loud music. Little of that really. This crowd is mixed, consisting of a lot of foreignors. In between, I encountered some local rockers and some alternative punkers. The interior is dark, … Continue reading “Paule’s Metal Eck”

  • Blues Bar Traubka
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    Brno is Czech Republic’s second largest city. However, there are not many things to do, except for going to the old castle of Spylberg and ofcourse get drunk in the one and only, number one sleazy bar of the world: Traubka. You will locate the bar in a street where you can hardly imagine there’s … Continue reading “Blues Bar Traubka”

  • Berghain
  • Berghain

    Berghain is a Berlin nightclub, named after its location on the border between Kreuzberg and Friedrichshain. Philip Sherburne has described it as “quite possibly the current world capital of techno. The club is located in a former power plant in Friedrichshain, behind the Berlin Ostbahnhof railway station. The building is distinguished by its enormous dimensions, … Continue reading “Berghain”

  • Ruigoord
  • The artistic and cultural roots of Ruigoord go back to the early sixties. Late sixties rolled a wave of innovation over the Western world. This movement became known as the student movement and the hippie and flower power movement. It was the time of the power to the imagination. Netherlands had its own local precursors … Continue reading “Ruigoord”