poptimism vs rockists: tag team throwdown

History Is Made At Night

History is made at night: In Defence of Disco – Richard Dyer

An interesting response to the focus on rock music, punk, folk, etc in 70s left circles.

Beyond The Implode

Beyond the Implode: “POPIST!” – a violent story for younger children.

A salutary lesson in what happens if you:

a) take that trajectory too far
b) spend too much time thinking about pop music