Club 747 was founded by Ottawa's own Dr. Soul and Mr. Ebony, Len Puckerin, in 1983. Long after the closign of the physical "Club 747", people continued to flock every year to reminisce and enjoy the talented 'vinyl' DJ. ( [ Read the full press release... ](http://ottawastart.com/story/21119.php) )
" I hadn’t heard of Club 747 before so I looked it up on Google and found this page that provides a fascinating glimpse into a piece of Ottawa’s cultural life in the 1980s. The club hosted musicians like Ice T and Rob Base, and was an epicenter of funk, soul, R&B and Caribbean music. Here’s an excerpt "