There are 3 clubs that represent clubs around Gangnam Stn area (Subway line #2, or the green line). The three brothers include NB and Harlem, two of the only hip hop clubs situated south of the Han River. The third club is Club Mass, which describes itself as “premier electronic house music club in Seoul”, and I give them credit for getting the description right more or less… perhaps they included an extra word that does more than justice.
Of course, there are other clubs around the area. Club Eden for example, is about 15 minutes by walk from Gangnam St. #7, but in my opinion, such a mega club caters to a different type of clientèle or guests altogether. Mega clubs such as Club Eden, Volume, or Heaven all have entrance cover fee of 30,000 Won while NB, Harlem, and Mass cost around 15,000 to 20,000 Won. Costs of drinks in those 3 clubs are generally cheaper than aforementioend mega clubs, where a shot of tequila ranges from 5,000 Won to 10,000. In comparison, a tequila shot costs around 5,000 in Mass/NB/Harlem. So the pricing difference itself acts as a mechanism to bring in different types of people. Club Mass, in effect, attracts casual Gangnam clubbing crowd.
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