“You will first notice the smell, it is a mix of Axe body spray, shame and stale overpriced beer.”
Recent stats say the UK's 100 "top clubs" are making less, but that's only part of the story.
Examining the reasons almost half of the UK's clubs have closed over the past decade.
Dalston is a perfect example of how a buzzing nightlife scene can lead to developers swarming in, threatening the clubs and bars that made it so attractive in the first place.
A love letter to People's Club in Holloway – one of many life- and city-defining nights out under threat from the forces currently shaping London.
It took me years to realise what being a doorman was doing to my brain.