While we all-American kids were getting our electronic Eurosleaze filtered through Blondie, Donna Summer and Meco, disco citizens in the Soviet Union were blasting off to their own version of instrumental space disco in the form of ZODIAC.
ZODIAC’s head musical cosmonaut, Jānis Lūsēns hooked up fellow spaceheads at the Latvian [Read it all...]
Buck brings Studio 54 to the 25th Century
In the 1979 television premiere of Buck Rogers in the 25th Century, the 500 year-old time traveler attends his first 25th Century dance. Buck arrives at the event decked out in swashbuckling spaceduds, ready to party. At first he seems amused by the entertainment for [Read it all...]
Bardot makes Contact
Space Maidens. The future of music dare not exist without them. For songwriters still on the launching pad, the sci-fi universe offers a wellspring of lyrical subject matter. For video directors, it’s a great excuse to slip the lead singer into something foxy and futuristic.
For a [Read it all...]