The Country Club

Former Location –
This site, which first opened in 1974, had been up and down constantly since its inception. Many bands have played here and just as many videos have been shot here.

A Chuck Berry concert recorded for a local radio station was broadcast from here on January 17th, 1981. In June of 1982 The Tubes played a memorable concert here.

The Dinosaurs

Via Professor Poster

On March 25, 1983 The Dinosaurs, a San Francisco Bay Area super group played here after playing at the Golden Bear in Huntington Beach the previous night. The band consisted of Peter Albin of Big Brother and the Holding Company, John Cipollina of Quicksilver Messenger Service, Papa John Creach of Hot Tuna, Spencer Dryden of Jefferson Airplane, Robert Hunter of the Grateful Dead, Barry Melton of Country Joe and The Fish and keyboardist Merl Saunders from the Saunders-Garcia Band.

Throughout most of the ’80’s Oingo Boingo played here when they were known as The Mystic Knights of the Oingo Boingo.

Many of the nightclub scenes from the film “Boogie Nights” were filmed here as well. The site is now home to a Christian Church.

The Country Club
18415 Sherman Way
Reseda CA 91335