Friday, July 05, 2013

the year rave broke America / the year New Pop conquered the U.S.A

At Resident Advisor, an extract from the new section added to Energy Flash: a visit to an EDM massive, differences between now and the Nineties, the rise of digital maximalism.

At, David Chiu's thirty-years-on piece on New Pop / July 1983 as peak of the Second British Invasion features quotes from me alongside Messrs Fry, Bailey, Taylor, et al, plus Ms Nina Blackwood. Check for a classic homophobic response in the comments. Heteronativist bigotry rages still!