Download PDF by Darryl W Bullock: David Bowie Made Me Gay: 100 Years of LGBT Music: 100 Years

By Darryl W Bullock

ISBN-10: 0715651927

ISBN-13: 9780715651926

This revealing and well timed ebook is a must have for an individual enthusiastic about song. LGBT musicians have formed the improvement of tune during the last century, with a sexually revolutionary soundtrack within the heritage of the homosexual community’s fight for attractiveness all over the world. With the arrival of recording know-how, LGBT messages have been for the 1st time transferred from the cabaret degree and taken to the houses of thousands. David Bowie Made Me homosexual is the 1st booklet to hide the breadth of background of recorded song by way of and for the LGBT neighborhood: How have these documents inspired the evolution of the tune we take heed to at the present time? How have they encouraged complete generations of disenfranchised early life? How might we ever have the Scissor Sisters or woman Gaga with no Billie vacation, Disco and David Bowie? via new interviews and modern reviews, David Bowie Made Me homosexual uncovers the lives of the folks who made those documents, and provides a full of life canter in the course of the scarcely documented heritage of LGBT music-makers. Bullock discusses the beneficial impact homosexual males, lesbians and bisexuals had at the progress of Jazz and Blues; seems on the nearly forgotten global of homosexual existence within the years among the 2 global Wars whilst many LGBT performers loved a repute and freedom that might now not be obvious back till the Nineteen Seventies and ’80s; explores the emergence of Disco and Glamrock that gave beginning to today’s so much mythical out-gay pop stars: Elton John, Boy George, Freddie Mercury, George Michael; and asks the place we're today.

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