I remember the music... the original disco music. This was gay music ... music for dancing and having a good time.
Gay people that had been prevented from dancing together in virtually all the bars/clubs across the United States until the very late years of the 1960s (or in some cases in the 1970s), embraced it and were liberated by it.
The 'Disco Sucks' campaign was a white, macho reaction against gay liberation and black pride more than a musical reaction against drum… Continue
Posted on November 19, 2008 at 10:36am — 4 Comments