Disco Records at DiscoMusic.com


Spectrum Disco

*** Skip to Your Comments ***

LOCATION

210 SW Second Avenue, Gainesville, Florida

CLUB DETAILS

Spectrum Disco Owner: ???
DJ: ???

Spectrum called themselves Florida's finest gay disco open daily.


Please note that in the interest of fairness, the names of DJs and staff are listed in alphabetical order.


Click to Add Your Photos to this Page!

Added by Phase Linear Darrel


 

Your Comments

Morg |

It was a preposterously fun place. The Grace Jones concert was a scene of decadence unparalleled in my experience. I had a pickup truck & after this event, I delivered inert bodies all over town -- in the rain.
I would take Art Deco pottery for quaffing at beer night. We who experienced it would never be the same.

infiltratorinstigator |

Went to The Spectrum many times 1980-1981. Went there one time late 82 and it had changed. there was an extra bar where the bathrooms had been. The mood didn't seem the same either. Don't remember owner's name but at that time it was a white fellow, not black. He had dark hair, very professional, nice person. His mother helped clean around the bar in the daytimes. Do remember Ernie if it's who I'm thinking of - blonde, good looking, tall, thin, kind, and would now and then slip a free drink. In July they had an upside down Christmas tree.

Gloria M.Morgan |

I was underage and would sneak in every wendsday for 10 cent drink night LOL

john hixenbaugh |

I went to Spectrum from 1981 to 1987. I think it closed at the end of 1987. The DJ's name was J.R. . In my memory, he is this super cool black dude with an afro and aviator shades.

davidarias |

When I went to UF I used to do the lights for the club. Ernie was the bartender and always bought me drinks.

 

Please leave a comment

Important: this is a publicly accessible page that is easily found through all the major search engines. Please use discretion by not posting personal information about yourself that you don't want made public such as your real name, contact info... Also, posts of an explicit sexual/drug related nature or hateful comments... will be deleted. Absolutely no URL dropping, promoting or spamming allowed.

(*Required)

 

 

Find Other Dance Clubs of the Past:


Find a dance club...

Discotheques & Dance Clubs of the '70s & '80s