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Michael Alig (born South Bend, Indiana, April 29, 1966) is the co-founding member of the Club Kids, a group of young clubgoers led by Alig and his long-time best friend James St. James in the late 1980s and early 1990s. In 1996, Alig pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of Andre "Angel" Melendez in a confrontation over a drug debt.


Alig moved to New York to attend college at Fordham University from which he later dropped out. He began working at Danceteria in 1983 as a bus boy. A natural at throwing parties with few or no resources he soon began to rise in New York's party scene. Alig was mentored by socialite James St. James and club owner Peter Gatien while rising in popularity and prominence in the national underground club scene. Alig was also influential in the early promotion of his then boyfriend DJ Keoki who studied under DJ Brian Telfair, top DJ at the time in Alig's and Gatien's clubs,[citation needed] most notably the New York club The Limelight, owned by Gatien and designed by Ari Bahat. In Sept 1995 the Limelight was closed by the police on suspicion of drug trafficking, but subsequently reopened several times during the 1990s. In September 2003, it reopened under the name "Avalon".
Alig's other protA(C)gA(C)s included Gitsie, Jennytalia, Robert "Freez" Riggs, Richie Rich, Charlie "Dash" Prestano, Amanda Lepore, RuPaul, and many other Club Kid personalities[citation needed]. The Club Kids' outrageousness resulted in their appearing on the news and the television talk show circuita??they appeared on the Geraldo Rivera show five times.
Andre "Angel" Melendez worked at the Limelight, and after the bar's closure by federal agents, Melendez was fired. With no job he moved into Alig's apartment. Increasingly affected by substance abuse, Alig and his friend Robert "Freeze" Riggs murdered Melendez after an argument over many things including a long-standing drug debt. Alig has claimed many times that he was so high on drugs that the events are qu

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Is “Club Kid” Michael Alig back to his old ways?

The most legendary figure of NYC’s late 80s and early 90s party scene is without a doubt Michael Alig. And now, not long after his release from prison, the party boy looks to up to his old ways. Alig, the subject of the 2003 film “Party Monster ...
Posted: February 8, 2017, 2:34 pm

30 Photos That Show Just How Insane The ’90s Club Scene Really Was

I got treated like a god because I had a camera and knew how to use it. Now everyone is their own photographer. Club kids Michael Alig, Richie Rich, Nina Hagen, Sophia Lamar, and Jenny Talia pose for a portrait at Tunnel Club, 1993.
Posted: February 18, 2017, 4:37 am

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He reminds me a lot more of Michael Alig, the enfant terrible party promoter in the 1990s New York City club scene who eventually murdered a fellow party kid and drug dealer. When Yiannopoulos insisted that transgenderism is a psychiatric disorder and ...
Posted: February 21, 2017, 12:00 am
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