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Paul Natkin

Disco Demolition: The Night Disco Died 

When: Fri., July 8 2016
On July 12, 1979, a crateful of disco records was blown up in the middle of Comiskey Park, fans victoriously stormed the field, and the world was forever changed. Disco, an inescapable pop-music phenomenon, was finally quashed. Teenagers took back the sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll they cherished so dearly. And it was all thanks to the greatest promotional stunt in the history of FM radio. Continue reading >>

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