10/31/2014 06:02 EDT | Updated 12/31/2014 05:59 EST

Music fans mourn imminent closure of iconic El Mocambo

Spadina Avenue's El Mocambo is set to shutter for good in November, taking with it a storied piece of Toronto's music scene.

We asked our readers for their memories of the iconic El Mo. After more than 65 lively years, many said a single memory was difficult to choose.

We've curated some below.

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