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Disco’s Saturday Night Fiction

Saturday Night Fever was the prism through which the world viewed disco. But its actual inspiration was a British mod called Chris...Picture it: a writer pens a magazine article and its an instant sensation. Producers come calling, he sells the rights for tens of thousands, the tabloids give him a

Saturday night forever: the best disco movies ride again

From blockbusters like Saturday Night Fever to obscurities such as Derek Jarman shooting a night in a London club, a New York film festival hits the floorTitled after Donna Summers deliciously suggestive dance floor hit from 1979, Dim All the Lights: Disco and the Movies is a tightly curated repertory

Joni Sledge obituary

Member of Sister Sledge, the group known for their huge 1970s hit We Are FamilyJoni Sledge, who has died aged 60 of unknown causes, was one of four siblings who banded together to create the music group Sister Sledge. Formed in Philadelphia in 1971, their career really lifted off after