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6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Tuskegee project to set the record straight on dance music

Seth Troxler and the Martinez Brothers want to reclaim a musical heritage for artists of color amid EDM's boom Throughout its history in America, dance music was made by - and for - people of color.

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Related Topix: Disco, Joe Bataan, Latin, African-American, Music, Entertainment

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Boston.com

A successful Donna Summer roller disco party

Angela Outlaw of Allston, Paul Davis Lyons of Allston, and Chandler Taylor of Dorchester attend the tribute party at City Hall Plaza Friday.

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Related Topix: Disco, Boston, MA, Opinion

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Salon

Meet the godfather of electronic dance music: Giorgio Moroder's ...

In the '70s and '80s, Giorgio Moroder - the Italian-born, L.A.-based godfather of electronic dance music - reeled in three Oscars and three Grammys.

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Related Topix: Disco, Giorgio Moroder, Dance, Pop/Rock, Electronic, Daft Punk

Nippertown!

LIVE: Johnnyswim @ The Egg, 6/23/14

Johnnyswim - the Nashville-based husband and wife team of Abner Ramirez and Amanda Sudano - made their Nippertown concert debut recently with a passionate, charming performance at The Egg's Swyer Theatre in Albany.

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Related Topix: Albany, NY, Disco

Fri Jul 18, 2014

EDGE

Bad Girls and the Gays Who Love Them

Since the beginning of time, we have witnessed the evolution and the ultimate celebration of the "bad girl."

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Related Topix: Gay/Lesbian, Bonnie and Clyde, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Disco

Boston Herald

Tonight: Donna Summer roller disco tribute

You know those cool cats who want to create a Donna Summer memorial in Boston? No? Oh, well get hip to them here .

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Related Topix: Disco, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 16, 2014

New York Post

Jimmy Webb tune will take another turn on a Late Showa

The long, varied history of Jimmy Webb's tune "MacArthur Park" will take yet another turn on this Monday's "Late Show with David Letterman."

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Related Topix: Late Show With David Letterman, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities, David Letterman, Richard Harris, Pop/Rock, 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Disco

Tue Jul 15, 2014

City of Boston

The Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture and Together Boston present "A ...

The Mayor's Office of Arts and Culture, in partnership with Together Boston , will present "A Celebration of Summer: The Donna Summer Memorial Roller Disco Tribute Party" on Friday, July 18, 2014, at City Hall Plaza from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m Born and raised in Boston , Summer is beloved for her hits like "I Feel Love," "Last Dance," "MacArthur ... (more)

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Related Topix: Disco, Dorchester, MA, Boston, MA

Fri Jul 11, 2014

Paper Magazine

Burning Up for Juce's New Track

One of the most promising groups to emerge this year is London trio Juce , exploding on to the scene this past March with the funky song, "Call You Out."

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Related Topix: Disco

CBS News

CTM Playlist: July 11, 2014

Singer Donna Summer died of cancer on May 17, 2012, at the age of 63. Photo: Donna Summer performs at the Nobel Peace concert in Oslo, Norway on Dec. 11, 2009.

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Related Topix: Disco, Playlist, Entertainment, Television, Norway, World News

Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Stranger

How to Dance to New Order

The line in question is this: "Some dance to remember, some dance to forget." Why is this a useful place to begin a piece about the British band New Order? Because the kind of dancing one does to their music is not for forgetting.

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Related Topix: New Order, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, California, The Eagles, Dance, R-N-B, Rihanna, Hip-Hop, Disco

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