"'I Want to See All My Friends At Once': Arthur Russell and the Queering of Gay Disco". Journal of Popular Music Studies, 18, 2, 2006, 145-68.
Casey Gollan

Disco, it is commonly understood, drummed its drums and twirled its twirls across an explicit gay-straight divide. In the beginning, the story goes, disco was gay: Gay dancers went to gay clubs, celebrated their newly liberated status by dancing with other men, and discovered a vicarious voice in th