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Todd Abramson Talks Maxwell’s Closing: ‘It Just Felt Like It Was Time’

Todd Abramson Talks Maxwell’s Closing: ‘It Just Felt Like It Was Time’

The news that Maxwell's -- the beloved Hoboken, New Jersey club that's nurtured multiple generations of indie and alternative acts since the early 1980s -- will close its doors at the end of July has been met with regrets and fond reminiscences on a scale far beyond the venue's modest 200-person capacity. Longtime booker and co-owner Todd Abramson said the club has fallen victim to changes in gentrifying Hoboken.