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David Mancuso RIP

The death has been announced of the prime mover behind legendary New York club The Loft

David Mancuso

Tue, Nov 15, 2016, 08:10


This really is becoming the year when pop writers have had to learn how to pen obituaries. News overnight that the great David Mancuso, the DJ behind The Loft parties, has died at the age of 72. Good interview with Mancuso from earlier this year here and, of course, we’re still left with the music he played at those nights which produced a template for so many. Here are two Mancuso sets, the first from Paris in 2001 and the second from 2006