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Ron Hardy

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Ron Hardy, Chicago Legend

Retrospective by Bill Brewster, Faith, 2004

If Frankie Knuckles is the Godfather of House, Ron Hardy was its Baron Frankenstein. ...

My Kind Of Town: The History of Chicago House

Retrospective and Interview by Frank Broughton, i-D, April 1995

IT’S 1981. Frankie Knuckles, a New York DJ relocated for the last four years in Chicago, is driving south through the outskirts of his adopted ...

Time To Jack: The House Sound Of Chicago

Report and Interview by Simon Witter, i-D, September 1986

Is House music the latest in a long line of Urban American dancefloor explosions – or the latest in a long line of record company ...

1986: Clubbing In Chicago With Frankie Knuckles & Ron Hardy

Report by Simon Witter, Sabotage Times, 12 October 2015

In July 1986, having talked i-D Magazine into letting me cover the nascent Chicago house scene for them, I found myself in the Windy City ...


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