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May 6, 2022
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For the New York Times, T.M. Brown on the crucial archive of cassettes uncovered from Fire Island:

"The tapes, which were accumulated from 1979 to 1999, capture the sonic evolution of disco into more modern house music...the soundtrack to a critical juncture in gay history as the AIDS crisis emerged and a new generation of activists fought for their rights and survival."

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