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Club Verboten

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Club Verboten

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Various Artists
Producers:
DCC Compact Classics
genre:
Jazz, POP, Reissues, Classical

We gave it a B+

This four-CD set of tracks ”composed or embraced by the gay and lesbian culture,” and which includes pop, jazz, and classical selections, is ambitious and winning. But where are such early gay-themed recordings as George Hannah’s 1930 ”Freakish Man Blues” that would have strengthened Club Verboten? B+