#Throwback Thursday: New York City Nightclubs in the Eighties

The Roxy was located on West 18th Street in Chelsea. It started off as a skating rink, and then evolved into a dance club with designated roller skating nights. DJs included Grandmaster Flash (“White Lines” was his big hit) and Afrika Bambaataa. Hip hop was big, and people would do break dancing and draw graffiti [Keep Reading…]