In its heyday, the King-Lincoln neighborhood was a mecca for musicians—a good place to get a gig with nightclubs in every corner.
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Once the cultural and commercial heart of Columbus for African Americans, this neighborhood is poised for rebirth. The newly-renovated King Lincoln Theatre joins the King Arts Complex in shaping and developing this historic neighborhood. The area still echoes with the joyous sounds of the storied musicians who played its clubs and theaters and the din […]