Love Saves the Day: An interview with the legendary NYC club pioneer and DJ David Mancuso | Dangerous Minds

As if 2016 didn’t suck enough already, Monday night saw the passing of one of the most influential (yet unheralded) figures in late 20th century popular culture. That man’s name was David Mancuso, and if you’ve ever danced to great records on a great sound system in a room full of smiling people and thought “could Heaven ever be as good as this?” then David Mancuso is the person you have to thank. Mancuso, a one-time follower of LSD guru Timothy Leary, structured his parties into three stages, and borrowing from The Tibetan Book Of The Dead (as Leary had for his guided LSD sessions) he termed them “Bardos”:

Source: Love Saves the Day: An interview with the legendary NYC club pioneer and DJ David Mancuso | Dangerous Minds

 

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