Cherry Bar is reliably rock’n’roll, but on a Thursday night it dips a calloused toe into a pool of ’60s soul. Depending on the time you turn up there may be a line to get in, so either go early and sip on a Jack Daniels or two while you wait for your mojo to strike, or be prepared to make new friends hanging about in AC/DC Lane.
Melbourne's got some serious soul. Here are some of the best places to shake your tailfeather and ride the soul train into the wee hours of the morn'. If you've still got the need to get your groove on, check out our guides to Melbourne's best nightclubs and bars for dancing.