Around the World in 80s Music: LGBTQIA+ Mon, 2018-07-09 17:16

Given that its Pride, ATWI80sM focuses this week on LGBTQIA+ artists from the 1980s and from around the world. A pivotal decade for Queer art, in this episode I have attempted to focus on a variety of queer identities and provide a broader story of 80s queer history than the narrative traditionally told.

Frankie Knuckles – Its a Cold World
The Bloods – Button Up
Patrick Cowley – They Came at Night
Leslie Cheung – 無心睡眠
Sylvester – Someone Like You
Bronski Beat – Screaming
Brenda and the Big Dudes – Touch Somebody
Emilio Santiago – O Amigo de Nova York
Giuni Russo – Demential Song
Au Pairs – Inconvenience
Arthur Russell/Indian Ocean – Schoolbell/Treehouse