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29 Photos That Prove The '90s Was The Ultimate Rave Decade

Don’t pretend you don’t miss it…

Rave may be appearing again on the runways around Europe, within weird internet archives and on top of UFO-shaped water towers, but no matter how much we modern obsessives want to keep the vibe alive, nothing will top rave’s ’90s iteration. All you need to do is look at the photographic proof. Thankfully, the All That Is Interesting blog has compiled just that. Bringing together 29 images of ’90s rave that trace its explosion around American, Europe and even China, this is necessary viewing for those who miss the days when dance floors were filled with technicolor, masks and plastic accessories. We’ve put some favorites below, but check out the whole collection here.

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