backlash against disco music

What a decade for change the 1970s were! Divorce, liberation for minorities and women, changing gender norms, and, oh wait, don’t forget a conservative backlash. The music scene exploded with new styles and new takes on old styles. Rock, hard rock, heavy metal, country rock, album oriented rock, progressive rock, R&B and urban funk, punk, new wave, synth pop, power pop, reggae and aftrobeat, and more. Whether you were foxy, stylin’, or funkadelic, it was a fun time to be alive. We’ll talk all about it here.

October 10, 2017
Disco Demolition NIght 1979 in Comiiskey Park

Disco Demolition Night 1979

On July 12, 1979, there was a Disco Demolition Night at Comiskey Park in Chicago, Illinois. It was a twi-night doubleheader between the Chicago White Sox […]