Yes, definitely! Cassiopeia is an alternative club, with great great house music. More info (and other tips from locals):
http://www.spottedbylocals.com/berlin/area/friedrichshain/music-friedrichshain/the-cassiopeia-club-2 about 10 years ago
Yes of course!
OT301 - http://www.spottedbylocals.com/amsterdam/area/oud-west/music-oud-west/ot301
And the hippest club in town now is Club Trouw - http://www.trouwamsterdam.nl/en/
(we haven't even written about it on the our website!)
Enjoy! almost 10 years ago