The Music Box – Chicago Ron Hardy started playing at The Muzic Box around the same time as Frankie Knuckles left The Warehouse, and other DJs like Farley and the Hot Mix 5 had mix shows on radio station WBMX.
Odell’s – Baltimore, Maryland Odell’s has been on the Baltimore scene since 1976, when the late Odell Brock opened his night club in the first block of East North Avenue.
Club 88 – East Orange, New Jersey Club 88, also known as Brokers, was located on 88 Evergreen Place in East Orange, New Jersey.
Paradise Garage – New York The Paradise Garage was founded by Michael Brody, its sole proprietor, and was located at 84 King Street, in the Hudson Square neighborhood of New York City. It operated from 1976 to 1987 and was the base for DJ Larry Levan. Its name derives from its origins as a parking
Club Zanzibar – Newark, New Jersey Club Zanzibar was the spot for dance music lovers of all backgrounds. Located in the second floor ballroom of the Lincoln, the space formerly known as Abe’s Disco, began under the creative direction of Al Murphy. the club was home to notable DJs such as Tony Humphries, Hippie Torrales,