The Metro St. Louis Live Music

Historical Society



George Edick's

Club Imperial

Goodfellow and W. Florissant Avenue





Here's an old Radio Spot from the 70's:




Ike Turner with Entrepreneur, Promoter and Club Imperial's owner, George Edick



Ike and Tina return in the 70's



Watch George Edick's locally produced T V show:


Party Time

Filmed at Club Imperial in 1959 featuring Ike Turner





Ike and Tina burnin' it down live!




l to r, Billy Jo Royal, Jim Brown, Bob Kuban, Jonnie King (KXOK) and Gary Lewis

at Club Imperial, 1966


Still standing, still beautiful and ready for the next decade



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Collage courtesy John Neiman

Photos courtesy and Greg Edick