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COLLiDE Travel is an interactive collection of city guides curated by local bands, artists and tastemakers. Spanning the globe, hundreds of creatives have shared their favorite local hangs, from the underground to the upscale, and everything in between. So choose a city and start exploring!
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SOTX

SOTX (Sound of the Xity) is China’s answer to SXSW in Austin, Texas. Week-long festival and international music industry expo.

3 Zhang Zi Zhong Lu, Dongcheng Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100007
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School Bar

Bar and live venue for rock n roll acts.

53 Wu Dao Ying Hu Tong, Dongcheng Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100009
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MAO Livehouse

Music lovers take note–MAO Livehouse is one of the best spots in Beijing to see local and foreign acts ranging from rock, punk, metal, and hardcore.

Chong Qing Nan Lu 169 Long 7 Hao, Huangpu Qu, Shanghai Shi, China, 200025
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Dusk Dawn Club (DDC)
Small venue and bar in a renovated courtyard with trees, stone and tile flooring, and a glass roof with lantern-style lights.
Upstairs features small patios and tables for savoring one of their craft brews or selection of single malt whiskies. Stick around for the music that ranges from jazz, folk and indie rock.
14 Shan Lao Hu Tong, Dongcheng Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100007
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Lantern Club

Underground club for electronic music lovers run by Beijing’s own Acupuncture Records.

33 San Li Tun Lu, Chaoyang Qu, Beijing Shi, China, 100027
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