Queer as Pop w/t – Documentary that details how the gay clubs and scene have inspired and influenced the music mainstream over the last 40 years. This fascinating documentary shows how music has been influenced by the political and social liberation of gay men. From the repealing of laws banning homosexuality leading to disco through to the David Bowie inspired New Romantics.
Nile Rodgers, Paul Oakenfold, Jake Shears and Erasure’s Andy Bell will talk through the evolutionary music scene spanning disco, new romantics, house through to Gaga, and beyond.
Channel: Channel 4
TX: December 2013
Source: Channel 4 press release