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Dance music-focused Diskobar opens in Mount Vernon this week

Dance music-focused Diskobar opens in Mount Vernon this week

Diskobar, a new music-focused bar located inside a Nepalese restaurant in Mount Vernon, will open Friday.

Located in the basement of Kumari Restaurant and Bar, Diskobar will play modern disco, deep house and other forms of dance music, said Patrick Paulus, the general manager who came up with the concept. (The restaurant owns the bar, which was previously Funky Buddha and Liam’s Pint-Size Pub before that.)

Selling alcohol is not the main focus at Diskobar, Paulus said. He envisions it as a social space for locals to meet, exchange ideas and listen to the music he loves. Paulus said he...

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