Nightlife

Nightlife

How Today's Ballroom Leaders Are Fighting a History of Appropriation

After decades of outsider celebrities treating the lifestyle like a trend, the community is keeping its own members at the forefront.
Taylor Hosking
11 hours ago
LGBTQ

Inside the Queer Club with a Strict 'No Cis Men' Policy

Queer and inclusive party LICK has now grown from a monthly club night to a permanent space. We were there for its launch night.
Helen Thomas
7.15.19
Festival

Festival Journeys Are the New Festivals

More and more companies are popping up to transport festival-goers on party buses or trains with DJ sets and club carriages.
David Hillier
5.28.19
LGBTQ

I’ve Gotten Super into Queer Afterhours Parties in My 50s

In Los Angeles, the afterhours scene is creating some of the most radical queer spaces I’ve ever seen.
Jeff Leavell
5.3.19
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How Atlanta’s Clubs Fueled the City’s Budding Hip-Hop Scene in the ‘90s

Inside the nightlife spots that gave DJs and artists a stage to turn the Southern capital into a musical hub.
Jewel Wicker
3.11.19
Nightlife

A Night with the 'Shower Boys' of Paris

In the city's Marais district, naked male strippers take a shower in the middle of a bar.
Pauline Verduzier
3.6.19
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Uptown Bars Gave Life to New Orleans Jazz and Funk in the 1970s

Longtime residents and natives pay tribute.
Sarah Ravits
2.27.19
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Downtown Manhattan in the 1970s Was New York’s Golden Era for Nightlife

Artists, models, and revelers remember a gloriously liberated decade of going out and making art—and the legendary watering holes that made it possible.
Dan Q. Dao
2.22.19
LGBTQ

London's Gay Bars Are Alive and Well

This month, queer super-pub The Glory celebrates its fourth birthday – and it's going from strength to strength.
Nick Levine
1.22.19
Photo

Gritty Photos of New York Nightlife in the Early 90s

Jacob Fuglsang Mikkelsen branded himself as the Holden Caulfield of the avant-garde party scene.
Miss Rosen
1.11.19
Photo

Gritty Photos of the Highs and Lows of Mexico City's Underground Nightlife

"My most creative and calm moments happen at night while the fucking bureaucrats sleep."
Miss Rosen
11.20.18
Diana

The Princess Diana Funeral Reenactment Was as Odd as It Sounds

The People's Princess got The People's Funeral.
Kamila Rymajdo
9.13.18
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