Metropols globala klubbguide!

Skaka rumpa till baile funk i Rio-favelan Rocinha! Är du i Reykjavik, följ basen till Sirkús Baren! Eller leta upp en Roxy Cottontailfest i New York! Här rekommenderar Metropols utländska gäster hotspots i sina metropoler. Vi uppdaterar när tipsen trillar in...

BARCELONA, Spanien

”In Barcelona I love Razzmatazz wich is a huge huge place. It has got at least three big rooms and then a couple of small ones, if you like big clubs thats really great!” Irländska DJ SHIT ROBOT som bott i New York och nu bor i Stuttgart, Shit Robot gör skivor på New York-bolaget DFA, känt för bland andra LCD Soundsystem och The Rapture.

”There is a bar called Caribe that I like... the music, the people, you can smoke some and have a drink...” MIRIAM, sångerska i ska-reggae-rockbandet LA KINKY BEAT från Barcelona.

BERLIN, Tyskland

”If you want an amazing place, go to Berghain. If you’re looking for underground, go to parties in the parks in the summer” DJ MARY JANE från Berlin (Berghein är en klubb med elektronisk musik, som ligger i ett gammalt nedlagt kraftverk nära Ostbahnhof).

”I Really like the Weekend Club which is right in the center near the tv-tower on Alexanderplatz. It’s on the 13’th floor, you have to go up in elevator and the view is beautiful! You have to see it, the DJ’s are good and it’s always crowdy and sweaty over there! And there’s the Bohannan Club wich is a basement club more dedicated to soul and funk. It’s a small one but really nice, like a living room with a dance floor and good DJ’s. Really funky stuff!” DANIEL PAUL i berlinduon SLOPE aka ANDRE ZIMMA som gör en fusion av elektronisk dansmusik och jazz, soul och afrobeats.

CINCINATTI, USA

”If you go to Cincinatti go to this club called Click, it’s actually not even in Cincinatti, it’s in Lexington... or go to this Club Bang Amerikanska DJ:n, producenten och rapparen PASE ROCK som bland annat gjort låten Lindsay Lohan’s revenge och jobbar med Spank Rock-gänget.

JERUSALEM, Israel

Pub Sira! And Uganda, it’s a cd-store and bar and café and gallery. It’s a great place! Check it out!” Sha’anan Streett i funk-hiphop-orkestern HADAG NACHASH (Pub Sira är en bar där lokala DJ:s och musiker gör lite vad dom vill).

KINGSTON, Jamaica

When you go to Kingston Jamaica you have to go check out Asylum night club! And go and check out the Quad because those are the most poppin’ night clubs in Kingston and you’ll definitely have a good time! But not just the clubs, we have a lot of street parties, that’s big in Jamaica! Like Pasa-Pasa on wednesday nights and Bembe (dancehall party) which is a new big thing in Jamaica on thursday nights. Everbody goes! All the big stars go, everybody hype goes to that party! So it’s more than just clubbin’, we do a lot of outdoor parties, that’s what Jamaica is known for! And during the Christmas and the holiday season we have a lot of parties like pool parties, beach parties, you know what I mean! It’s a lot of excitement definitely so if you go to Jamaica you have to hit up all the parties! And if you want to know more about that you can ask us on our myspace page!” Jamaicanska systrarna NYANDA och NAILAH THORBOURNE i duon BRICK & LACE.

KÖPENHAMN, Danmark

”There’s a massive club scene in Copenhagen, whether you like house, dubstep or hardcore hiphop there are several places. My favourite is an old club called Stengade that has the biggest ragga-reggae disco club, Ruba’dub, on sundays. It’s this old punk place where you can spit on the floor and nobody will notice.” ABDULLAH S i danska electro-funk-rapgruppen BOOTY COLOGNE.

LONDON, Storbritannien

”In London you’ve got to go to Scala, one of the biggest clubs i London and it holds one of the biggest soca-fests over there. You can also go to the Camden Center. So Camden Center and Scala are two of the biggest clubs i London you can go to to hear soca music.” Europas bästa soca-DJ 2007, LYRICAL LOUIX, född på Trinidad men bosatt i London.

MEXICO CITY, Mexico

”You can go to El patio de mi casa in downtown Mexico City, and you can go to Centro cultural de España or El de Pasahuero. And you can go to Garibaldi as well, there are some mariachi singers!” JOSÈ MÀS och DJ JAKO i Mexikanska electrofunkbandet DAPUNTO BEAT.

MINNEAPOLIS, USA

”There’s a pretty famous club there, it’s famous because that’s where Prince made a movie called Purple Rain. That’s like twenty years ago and even today it’s still a very popular club. I go there because it’s probably one of the best places to go to see live music you know. It’s called First Avenue. It’s where we usually play, we play there a lot.” SLUG och ANT i hiphop-duon ATMOSPHERE

MÜNCHEN, Tyskland

”My favorite place right now is a place in Münich called Erste Liga wich is a tiny tiny tiny little club, it can’t hold more than 200 persons, but they have a little disco floor that lights up. It’s my favorite place to play in the world right now, you can play whatever you want there. My friend, DJ Kaos from Berlin does Sunday Night Bingo in there, as the party is called, and it’s awesome...” Irländska DJ SHIT ROBOT som bott i New York och nu bor i Stuttgart, Shit Robot gör skivor på New York-bolaget DFA, känt för bland andra LCD Soundsystem och The Rapture.

NEW YORK, USA

”In New York, man! There’s a lot of jazz clubs, like the Blue Note or Vanguard. And Highline Ballroom, that’s a nice spot. And 40/40 club, Jay Z’s club!” Soulsångaren BILAL som växte upp i Philadelphia men nu bor i New York.

Studio B always puts up a good show once in a while, also we love New Blue and we also love Love”, ”And also Hugs has been an awesom promotor of us and Brooklyn, they’re in Williamsburg, and right next door Galapagos have been really nice to us as well! They let our friends play and our friends is what we want to hear!” CHAZ and BOODY B från New York-baserade PALMS OUT SOUNDS som driver skivbolag, klubbmusikblogg och DJ:ar.

”Go to Studio B in Brooklyn, by my house, or Room Service... and... where else am I Dj’in in New York... oh, 205 Club wednesdays with Eli Escobar and Stretch Armstrong” PASE ROCK rekommenderar Favoritställen i NY.

”A far as clubs, the coolest spot now is a spot that’s called The Plumm. That’s pretty cool”, ”And then if you like pizza, authentic pizza, and a cool atmosphere, check out Little Frankies right on Avenue A and Houston Street” GURU och SOLAR i hiphop-jazzblandande JAZZMATAZZ (The Plumm är en club med hög VIP-faktor som blandar hipsters, modeller, hiphopare och Europeer på besök. Inte lätt att komma in utan medlemsskap).

”I think you should all go to Plan B, they throw some good parties”, ”That’s right, and anything Roxy Cottontail does...” JACKIE CUMMINGS aka MAPEI & NAEEM JUWAN från Philadelphia-electrorapgruppen SPANK ROCK (Plan B är en bar/lounge/klubb i East Village, Roxy Cottontail är en dirty discopunkrap-artist från New York som först gjorde sig känd som festfixare).

OSLO, Norge

”Jag tycker att man ska ta en båt till ön Gresholmen, där finns det en krog som är det bästa stället i Oslo på sommaren. Man dricker stor stark, lyssnar på fåglarna, havet och kaninerna...” BJARNE LARSEN i norska partykrautbandet SALVATORE.

PARIS, Frankrike

”My favourite club in Paris is called Paris Paris, it’s in the Opera district. It’s just my favourite club to play at, you know the walls, the people, the crowd, the host, the bar - it’s just the club that I like. Go to the Paris Paris!” DJ MEHDI från inflytelserika Paris-skivbolaget Ed Banger.

”Paris is different from other cities, you’ve got to go to small clubs with soul and love. I would say Paris Paris is the best club!” Franska konst- och partykollektivet PAINOCHOKOLAT och streetdansaren KIRIKOO.

PHILADELPHIA, USA

”To see good jazz you can go to Chris’ Jazz Café in Philly. Or you can go to Ortlieb’s Jazz Haus. Those are like the two last jazz places alive. And if you wanna see some cool sessions there’s a whole new scene startin’ up in Philly now, it’s more like black-rock-alternative kind of hip hop. And we do a jam session down there every monday, it’s a place called Silk City.” Soulsångaren BILAL som växte upp i Philadelphia men nu bor i New York.

”There’s this amazing party called Making Time that Dave Pianka does, he brings out all the hot new rock groups from Europe. I just saw Data Rock there last month, they’re amazing...” NAEEM JUWAN i SPANK ROCK (Making time är en ambulerande klubb i Philly med framför allt elektroniska och dansrockiga liveakter, på sistone till exempel Data Rock, Klaxons och Bonde do Role. DJ/producent/festfixare/skivbolagsägare Dave Pianka arrangerar).

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad & Tobago

”To hear good soca music in Trinidad you’ve got to go to Club Zen, that’s in Port of Spain around Charlotte street area!” Europas bästa soca-DJ, LYRICAL LOUIX, född på Trinidad men bosatt i London. Club Zen är för övrigt stället där Akon skapade skandalrubriker genom att simulera sex med en 15-årig flicka på scenen.

POZNAN, Polen

”Right now there are a few Good clubs in Poland, in Poznan SQ Club Deeop och Ketiov från polska Technoduon 3 CHANNELS.

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brasilien

”There are a lot of (Baile Funk) parties in favelas like Cantagallo, Acari and Rocinha - that’s a good party! In Rio there are like 50 parties to choose from every saturday!” DJ EDGAR från Rio de Janeiro tipsar om dom bästa baile funk-festerna. Han säger att det bara är att ta en taxi och åka dit, men SR Metropol rekommenderar att man som turist går i sällskap med någon som är bekant med området.

REYKJAVÍK, Island

Sirkús Baren! You’ll find it, you’ll hear the booming base breaking out of the windows”, ”And afterparties..”,  ”And summerhouses in the country...” MEGA & KALI i isländska ganstaglambandet STEED LORD.

SOPOT, Polen

”In the Polish town of Sopot - Sphinx! It’s one of the oldest clubs in Poland, fifteen years” Deeop och Ketiov från polska Technoduon 3 CHANNELS och polska Dj:n och klubbarrangören DJ LADY KA.

TEL AVIV, Israel

Barzilay is the coolest underground club, we bring the best acts, we play there a lot. And afterwards you go to the Breakfast club, you can’t get breakfast there but you can drink until you die. Actually people died there” LOUISE och PETITE i israelisk-norska poppunkiga halvelektroniska TERRY POISON.

Minzar is a really cool bar” Sha’anan Streett och Guy Margalit i funkhiphoporkestern HADAG NACHASH.

TRINIDAD, Trinidad & Tobago

”We dont have one best party, we have many best parties! Something you will be able to find in one part of Trinidad, you can go to the next part and find that with a little bit of of something else. Trinidad is a party society!” Ragga-soca-kungen BUNJI GARLIN från Trinidad & Tobago.

VANCOUVER, Kanada

”You can’t miss the Vancouver Jazz Festival! All the greatest, creme de la creme of jazz/soul/funk/hiphop artists come in for it! Oh, and my favourite eating at night is at this funky Japanese chain of cute bars called Guu kanadensiska sångerskan AMALIA som samarbetar med svenska electronicsoulsnubben OPOLOPO (Jazzfestivalen i Vancouver infaller i månadsskiftet juni-juli).

WARZAWA, Polen

55 Club in Warzaw! And Piekarnia Club, but thats more of a commercial club, but they have house music and it’s a really nice location” Deeop och Ketiov från polska Technoduon 3 CHANNELS och polska Dj:n och klubbarrangören DJ LADY KA.

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