On May 9, 1990, Portland punks Poison Idea played at The Pyramid Club in New York City! Prior to breaking up in 1993, the band established their own record label in 1989, American Leather, and released two records the same year: a reissue of their 1982 demo Darby Crash Rides Again and the Discontent 7”. In 1990, the band released "Feel The Darkness."
The Pyramid Club is located on Avenue A and between 6th and 7th street. The Pyramid Club was is part of the East Village/Lower East Side Historic District. The Landmarks Preservation Commission designated this district a landmark on October 9, 2012.