Nightlife

Music

meet the female and non-binary djs diversifying berlin's dance floors

No Shade — a DJ collective, club night, and training program — is transforming Berlin nightlife one rave at a time.
Cassidy George
11.6.18
Nightlife

le palace was the studio 54 of paris

The legendary nightclub was patronized by aristocrats, punks, workers and an LGBT community seeking what we would now refer to as a 'safe space.'
Antoine Mbemba
10.25.18
Photography

this photographer is celebrating london's queer nightlife in all its glory

Lukas Viar's intimate polaroids and Instagram account @queer_photo_archive capture London's constantly evolving LGBTQ scene — and show you where the best parties happen.
Ryan White
8.6.18
Culture

roxy lee shoots the wonderful and wild people of anal house meltdown’s pride party

Make this anal house a home.
Felix Petty
7.15.18
straight ups

photographing the beautiful faces of wut? club's pride party

This is what went down at WUT? CLUB's big Pride special. 🌈
i-D Staff
7.9.18
Music

sydney’s yung brujo is djing for cultural survival

Latin, British, fragmented, and political — Yung Brujo creates dancefloors that speak to multiculturalism.
Triana Hernandez
12.18.17
Music

better living through chemistry: celebrating 30 years of iconic club night shoom

Shoom, the club that launched acid house and raving in London, marks its 30th anniversary with a special celebration on 8 December. Here founder and DJ Danny Rampling explains how one tiny south-of-the-river club night sparked a pop-culture revolution.
Susan Corrigan
12.9.17
Music

aurora halal is keeping everything in its right place

Following debut shows in Australia and New Zealand; promoter, producer, and fine artist Aurora Halal chats to i-D about balance, raves, and her constantly evolving artistry.
Sasha Geyer
11.20.17
the north

homoelectric is manchester’s bespoke misfit paradise

Twenty years into its heritage, Manchester’s Homoelectric is enjoying a pleasing renaissance inside a three-storey Salford warehouse. Of course it is.
Paul Flynn
11.9.17
Arts

“it’s better than any nightclub in london” - the story of hull’s legendary nightclub, spiders

Nested between a bunch of warehouses and factory units in one of east Hull’s industrialised zones, lies a club that has woven itself into the fabric of Britain’s nightlife culture. Here, we peek behind the web during its 1984-90 heyday.
Andy Roe
11.8.17
LGBTQ

new gen, new geography: how london’s queer nightlife has rebuilt itself

London’s LGBT spaces are disappearing, leaving an underground queer culture to materialise in place of what had become a stagnant, homogenised scene.
Amelia Abraham
10.5.17
Music

russki attrakcion made the ultimate party playlist for you

The Russian party collective know their way around the DJ decks.
Georgie Wright
9.6.17