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David Bowie made me gay : 100 years of LGBT music

Author: Darryl W Bullock
Publisher: London : Overlook Duckworth, 2017. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This revealing and timely book is a must-have for anyone passionate about music. LGBT musicians have shaped the development of music over the last century, with a sexually progressive soundtrack in the background of the gay community's struggle for acceptance worldwide. With the advent of recording technology, LGBT messages were for the first time transferred from the cabaret stage and brought to the homes of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Darryl W Bullock
ISBN: 9781468315592 1468315595 9780715651926 0715651927
OCLC Number: 975366151
Description: 358 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: Once upon a time in a disco far, far away ... --
David Bowie made me gay --
Pretty baby --
Bull dyker blues --
The pansy craze --
Europe before the war --
Strange fruit --
Camp records --
Do you come here often? --
Electronic sounds --
After Stonewall --
Living with lesbians --
Lavender country --
Can't stop the music --
The 1970s: political and pink --
The aggressive style punk rock --
The 1980s: small town boys --
Hope and homophobia --
Scandal --
Out and proud in the twenty-first century.
Other Titles: 100 years of LGBT music
One hundred years of LGBT music
Responsibility: Darryl W. Bullock.

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The definitive book to reveal the influence of LGBT writers and performers on the history and evolution of modern music  Read more...
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