Nightlife without youth culture is like a wolf without its howl. From its temporary location on Shaftesbury Avenue, the Museum of Youth Culture was home to the photographs, objects and stories that celebrate the styles, sounds and social movements created by young people over the last 100 years. Click through some of the photos from the archive below.


Tristan O’Neill: Camden Arts Service event, 1995


Marcus Graham: Angelic Upstarts dockers benefit gig, Camden Workers Social Club, 1987


Rebecca Lewis: Straight edger moshing at the Underworld, 2001


Tristan O’Neill: DJ Lerouge, Jazz Café, 18th June 1997


Gavin Watson: Ska night, Dublin Castle, 1980s


PhatMedia: Destination Unknown, Camden Palace, 1990s copy

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