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Michael Alig - NYC. The 'Club Kids' were a group of young New York City club characters in the late 1980's and early 1990's. The Club Kids group were mostly led by Michael Alig and James St.James, and were distinguished by their outrageous costumes. The Club Kids influence grew quickly and nightclubs started to pay leader Michael Alig just to show up with his entourage of Club Kids to draw in more customers to the clubs and add variety to their night life. - Originally pinned by…

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​michael alig, the most infamous club kid to have ever lived

As a selection of unseen images and videos go on display in Barcelona that document the club kids, we looked back with the Party Monster himself.