The day the music died: virus kills one of Seoul’s oldest nightclubs | AFP

One of South Korea’s oldest underground music clubs shut down on 28 September 2020, as business takes a hit due to the coronavirus pandemic. Founded in 1994, Club MWG enjoyed its heyday in the 1990s when underground clubs were rare in the South’s capital. An intimate space with room to host 200 people, the club in Hongdae district was known for indie band performances and popular DJs, as well as LGBT party events.

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