The appearance of nightclubs or how it all began
Nightclubs now considered a phenomenon of the twentieth century.
They begin their story of jazz elite institutions of the early twentieth century, appeared in America, before the mass entertainment industry, so popular at the moment. Today, any decent night institution is difficult to imagine without good music, powerful light, professional DJ, if these indicators are at altitude, then we can talk about the respectability of this club.
The story of DJ began in 1906, it all started with broadcasting tunes dedicated to the celebration of Christmas. This was the synthesis of celebration and fun to get the music and this is what they want clubbers now, everyone wants a holiday. The art of DJing has received a great development in the 30 years of the twentieth century, at the same time and there was a word discjockey, while the DJ task was to look after the work of a special machine that is playing vinyl records. In our time, DJ, this iconic persona, night event, the one who creates an environment that creates club music and the tempo of movement party. An inherent part of the nightclub was a vinyl record, the first experiments with them playing and determined work of the DJ.
Later, in the 50 – 60 years, in America and Europe came to be called disco – night club, the priorities are – music vinyl and dancing to it. These institutions and helped to shape the direction of such as disco.
In the 80’s club movement quick step moving around the world and has not spared even the Soviet Union. But there was a specificity, dances and traditional place in the youth recreation Soviet society were the House of Culture and Youth Palace. Not even worth comparing the night lights of institutions in Europe and America, and their atmosphere with uneven flooring and dirty toilets Youth Palace. But gradually the nightlife in Kiev, Moscow and St. – Petersburg absorb new forms of clubs.
Naturally nightclub offers its visitors the best. Beautiful Russian girls waitresses, good-looking bartenders and markers, young stripper all staff must comply with a good brand of the club. People come to the club looking for each of their own. Who expensive booze, who communicate, who just dance. Everything was available in the clubs.
The first night clubs in Ukraine and Russia were largely elitist and there could not get anyone, just through friends and acquaintances. Such institutions as the “Saigon” and “Square” has become the standard Soviet clubbing. On the basis of the Youth Center on Vasiliostrovsky emerged famous club “tom-tom.” But still, these institutions could not pretend to foreign competitors, they played mostly pop music, the emphasis was on the floor or live performances of jazz and rock – the band as the audience attending them at the time wanted to hear the new rock or jazz direction.
A real revolution in the Soviet club culture took place in early ’90. In Leningrad (St. – Petersburg), held the first party, by western standards, her live DJs, and unwanted public sift control.
The quality of life and increase the solvency of the population, the club industry has also undergone changes. Night clubs are converted into institutions, which did not just come to dance, but also to communicate with interesting people, as they say “visit together”. Therefore nightclubs become a mecca for the youth of today, a favorite vacation spot. The same atmosphere was created in which create a feeling of euphoria and draws each time more and more visitors.