Resident Advisor digs deep into dance music's oft-forgotten LGBTQ roots

Written by on February 3, 2014

By Ken Taylor

“If the roots of electronic music are so sexually diverse, why do today’s audiences need to be reminded of it?” That’s the question that Resident Advisor poses in a recent piece examining club culture’s queer roots, and it’s a necessary one for any fan of dance music to ask him- or herself. Sure, many of you know that house music, for instance, first took hold in Chicago’s gay African American underground club and warehouse scene in the early ’80s, but similarly minded LGBTQ communities throughout the midwest, east coast, California, and Europe also largely contributed to what we now see …read more

Via: Resident Advisor digs deep into dance music's oft-forgotten LGBTQ roots

Tagged as

06AM Ibiza Underground Radio

Current track
TITLE
ARTIST