by Sam Raimi and Dave Barry in New York Times, October 13, 2018This is a must read for anyone who has followed the Disco scene since the late 70s.
In it, Raimis and Barry show how the Disco generation were forced to confront the social and political implications of a new, post-war world.
The authors write that Disco music was, and remains, the cultural symbol of the 1960s.
It was a time when artists were not afraid to embrace a political agenda.
This book takes a critical look at this tumultuous era, and its legacy.
The book is filled with fascinating photographs and interviews, including a candid interview with a man who would later be a political activist.
The author writes that “the book is full of facts and figures that make Disco a timeless musical expression.”