A delightfully frank account of running New York's hottest label, Sleeping Bag, his relationships with leftfield luminary Arthur Russell, before the dream crashed and burned in a haze of.... freebasing.
Mudd Club, Danceteria, Ritz, Area... He spun at the greatest spots New York clubland had to offer through the sparkling’ 80s, and Justin Strauss remains as forward-looking today as he was back in those foundation years.
Arguably, the last of the great New York clubs, Body & Soul inspired the same devotion as the Shelter or Paradise Garage. At its glorious height, Bill Brewster reported from the dancefloor for the Face.