With the Lower East Side club Annex soon to close, Friday, September 11 was the last Ruff Club ever. And it was most definitely epic: A.R.E. Weapons played, M.E.N. DJ’d, and the party didn’t end until seven in the morning. The end of an era, indeed.
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