Rémi Jourdan

Rémi Jourdan, Club Underground

Rémi Jourdan was born in Paris, moved to the Alps as a teenager, and attended culinary school in France. Inspired by an earlier visit to Los Angeles, he moved to the United States in 1997. After a successful career in computing and other entrepreneurial ventures, he moved to Reno in 2007 and ran Club Underground and the Tree House Lounge at 555 East 4th Street. He also discusses his work with E4, an association of Fourth Street business owners. Photo by Patrick Cummings

Full Oral History Transcript

Remi Jourdan recounts hearing from a friend about an opportunity to run a music club in Reno, and his initial apprehension about moving there. Recorded by Paul Boone.


Club Underground manager Remi Jourdan explains how the economic downturn beginning in late 2007 and early 2008 affected his business. Recorded by Paul Boone.


Faced with many of the challenges presented by running Club Underground on East 4th Street, Remi Jourdan outlines the four principles by which he operates. Recorded by Paul Boone.