Category Archives: Disco

  1. Pet Shop Boys, Critically (1)

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    November 14, 2013 by admin


    As a follow-up to our lengthy series of conversations (in 2010 and earlier this year) about Roxy Music and Bryan …
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  2. Obscure Music Magazine of the Day: DiscoWorld


    October 10, 2013 by admin


    DiscoWorld, May 1977, featuring Dr. Buzzard’s Original Savannah Band, Donna Summer, and the I-can’t-dance syndrome… just one of the indelible …
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  3. Zappa (14): “Dance Fever”!

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    October 7, 2013 by admin


    I noted in my last post that the footage of Zappa on Deney Terrio’s “Dance Fever” had been removed from …
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  4. Interview with Frank Owen

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    August 5, 2013 by admin


    At Spin, writing the Singles column, you were sounding the horn about dance music. Did you go in there with that …
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  5. Pet Shop Boys vs. Rock Critics (1986)


    July 16, 2013 by admin


    “When the subject of critics arose, Tennant just laughed. ‘I love to give them a hard time,’ he said in …
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  6. From the Archives: Writing About Dancing (2001)

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    June 18, 2013 by admin


    Writing About Dancing: Disco Critics Survey By Scott Woods (March 2001) “He tried pretending a dance is just a dance/But …
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  7. Non-obscure Music Magazine of the Day: New York

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    June 16, 2013 by admin


    New York, June 7, 1976, cover story by Nik Cohn (author of A Wop Bop A Loo Bop A Lop …
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