Inside New York's Most Iconic Nightlife Hot Spots

by Maddie Shepherd · June 27, 2016

Sigh. We can't believe we missed the days of yore, when NYC was home to all things somehow simultaneously grimy and glamorous. When you could get nearly pummeled to a beautiful, punk death in a mosh pit one night then nearly drown in glitter the next one. Doesn't sound safe? Well that's just how life was in pre-Giuliani NYC - adrenaline inducing. Forget the sparklers in watered down vodka bottles of today and click through to learn about these iconic NYC hotbeds from days past. 

[Studio 54 via Twitter]