J.M. Blaine loved it. Ericka Blount Danois wrote a book about it. The two writers talked about Soul Train, the legendary, groundbreaking television show. Read. And learn.
December 1979 was a strange time to be a 12 year old boy.
Adam Dyer on the greatest dancer you don’t know by name.
In August, 1976, five kids from Northeast Philly were going to be the heroes who saved Rock and Roll.
Justin Cascio remembers when being out and proud has been a courageous, life-affirming act.
The Queen of Disco has left the dance floor, and we honor her legacy.
I totally could have nailed this one if I had wanted to, but out of respect for the Virgin I declined. On Labor Day, 2010 I sat down at my laptop to knock this post out and became sidetracked, which led to the whole Peabody & Sherman post (which no one has commented on, so…