A gloriously scandalous read, chronicling the rise and fall of America's nightclubs during recent years. Centred around the Limelight Club in New York and the notorious "Angel" murder, the author - an investigative journalist - immersed himself in the life and befriended all the key characters.
Clubland Confidential is a gloriously scandalous read, chronicling the rise and fall of America's nightclubs over the last ten years. Centred around the Limelight club in New York and the notorious 'Angel' murder, the colourful cast includes: - Chris Paciello: a Mafioso-turned-glamour boy, who before he was arrested for murder, dated Madonna and Jennifer Lopez - and Michael Alig: a professional party freak who created a youth movement in his own image, then ensured his tabloid immortality by dismembering one of his followers. Author Frank Owen has immersed himself in their world and befriended all the key characters. If Midnight in the Garden of Good & Evil had been based at an Ecstasy rave, it would have looked something like this...
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Frank Owen was born in Manchester and began his career as a writer for Melody Maker. His work has appeared in Arena, I-D, Elle, Rolling Stone, the Washington Post, Details, New York, LA Weekly and US, amongst many other publications. He is currently a contributor to Village Voice.
Clubland Confidential by Frank Owen
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