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Shanghai music venues: MAO closes, Modernsky Lab opening soon

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Yuyintang
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Yuyintang

Legendary Shanghai gig venue

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Heyday
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Heyday

Smart vintage live jazz bar with impressive cocktails

  • 4 out of 5 stars
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MAO Livehouse
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MAO Livehouse

Mid-sized gig venue near Xintiandi hosts local and international bands

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JZ Club
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JZ Club

Shanghai’s premier jazz bar at Found 158 on Julu Lu

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