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Nov 12, 2013 · Lower Manhattan club Area (along with Limelight and Danceteria) was that place between 1983 and 1987, during that weird post-Factory, post-disco, post-punk, pre-Giuliani, pre-Brooklyn renaissance ...
In the late 1980s, many of New York’s megaclubs closed down as a result of the economic crash of 1987. In their place, smaller clubs like Tunnel opened in Chelsea, and that’s when Glam said the “club kids”—young, outlandishly dressed people who partied several times a week—emerged. “This was still before [Rudy] Giuliani took over.
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- "Needle Park" Crack cocaine and heroin infested NYC during the 1980s, effectively increasing street crime, child abuse, and spousal abuse. It’s even rumored that the term crack comes from the fact that the drug looks like small pieces of plaster that fall out of cracks in Harlem tenement houses.
- 2 Before it became a tourist mecca, Times Square was an eclectic mix with its legendary grand (though slightly tarnished) theaters, ever-shifting morals fueling an increasingly bolder adult entertainment industry, and the "anything goes" decade itself.
- Sex Machine. Times Square, a modern-day tourist mecca, was full of peep shows and adult video stores, effectively becoming the epicenter of the sex industry by 1981.
- Addicted City. With the rise of crack addiction, prostitution spread throughout the city. Men and women addicted to the drug would sell themselves for as little as 50 cents.
Apr 17, 2018 · Studio 54 was over after the owners, Steve [Rubell] and Ian [Schrager], got arrested in 1980, so we all migrated to the Mudd Club, on White Street. Or I would throw a party.
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nightclubs. AREA. There was, for slightly better than a decade, a “golden era” of insanely decadent, yet terribly smart and sophisticated New York City nightlife. For sake of argument, let’s say it began with Studio 54 opening in 1977 and ended in the late 80s due to several factors, including AIDS, the invasion of the “club kids” and the general financial difficulties of operating anything requiring significant amounts of space in such an expensive city.
Aug 06, 2015 · New York City nightlife has always been pivotal within pop culture. From Copacabana to Studio 54 here's a look at the clubs that set the standard for the New York social scene.
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