Berghain

LGBTQ

Queer People Describe Their First Time in a Gay Club

"I realized that this was what freedom looked like."
VICE Staff
3.28.18
Features

Why do Lads Love Klock and Dettmann So Much?

The two Berghain residents have found a home crowd quite different to their Teutonic roots.
Josh Baines
5.16.17
rave curious

Karl Meier Brings Chicago’s Industrial Music Heritage to Berlin Techno

The underground vet comes on the Rave Curious podcast to explain how it's all comes back to house music.
Joshua Glazer
4.20.17
Features

How I'm Raving My Way Out of Depression

A trip to Berlin sparked a revival from an exhausting disease of contradictions.
Kieran Dahl
4.10.17
thump news

Buy a Piece of Berghain to Prove How Much You Really, Really Love Clubbing

If you've ever wanted to bring your Berlin club experiences home, now's your chance.
Corinne Przybyslawski
3.17.17
thump news

Berghain Will Open a New Dancefloor in March

It will be called "Säule​," which translates to "Pillar" in English.
Alexander Iadarola
2.14.17
Features

Marcel Dettmann Took Us on a Techno Tour of Berlin

While visiting iconic spots like Hard Wax, E-Werk, and a defunct youth radio station, the legendary Berghain resident helped connect the dots of his life in music.
Thomas Vorreyer
1.11.17
thump news

Ben Klock and Marcel Dettmann Pair Up for Ostgut Ton’s 100th 12” Release

The ‘Phantom Studies’ EP marks their first studio collaboration in ten years.
Krystal Rodriguez
1.5.17
Best of 2016

10 Scandals and Shitshows that Rocked the Dance Music World in 2016

From Kanye beefing with Deadmau5 on Twitter, to Verboten’s fall from grace, THUMP runs down the biggest stories of the year.
Anna Codrea-Rado
12.14.16
thump news

Tama Sumo, Ben Klock, and More to Play Berghain’s New Year Party

The two-part marathon begins on New Year’s Day.
Krystal Rodriguez
12.9.16
Features

PC Music's Showcase at Berghain Was a Collision of Dance Music's Most Controversial Brands

Unpacking the label's bubblegum commercialism is more exhausting than waiting in a 3AM Saturday Berghain queue.
Josie Thaddeus-Johns
12.2.16
Features

How to Explain Your Thotty Raver Lifestyle to Your Family

What to say when your grandma turns to you and asks, "What's a 'Berghain'?"
Austin Gebbia (AKA Dear Morni)
11.23.16