The Loft

Remembering David Mancuso, New York Disco Pioneer and Founder of the Loft

In late 1972, a hippie native New Yorker named David Mancuso went to a Jamiacan record store in Brooklyn and found a single he liked…
Michaelangelo Matos / November 16, 2016

David Mancuso, Legendary DJ and Nightlife Impresario, Dead at 72

David Mancuso, a DJ and pioneer of '70s-era New York's revolutionary nightlife scene, has died, Billboard reports. The cause of death is unknown. Mancuso was 72. In…
Andy Cush / November 15, 2016