Leave the Night On

A stable of Joe’s steady, non-trendy, favourite Bangkok nightspots

Anyone who knows me knows that I like to go out at night in Bangkok. A lot. Probably more than is good for finances and health, but I like meeting people, listening to music of all kinds and catching up on the latest drink fads, as silly as they are 90 per cent of the time.

Thus I’m always on the lookout for new city nightlife venues. You might catch me at the odd opening now and then, but overall I prefer to check in after a place has found its legs.

Here I offer a stable of steady, non-trendy favourites that I frequent regularly. You’ll notice I have a clear preference for small- to medium-sized venues with a distinctive playlist, DJs who can handle vinyl—if the venue doesn’t supply turntables, OK, but you can always tell a vinyl guy/gal even when they’re on CDJs—or even better, live music. Laptop music is usually a deal-killer.

I don’t go for big halls with theatrical themes,…

Original published: 2018-08-31 12:00:30 Read the full Bangkok News here

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