Craig's Pop Life: 6.18.22

Hey, party people! Hope you had a great week. Mine has been, um, interesting. I posted one simple tweet suggesting that it was a micro-aggression to refer to all dance music as "oontz oontz” music. I explained that it was reductive. Also, most of the younger people using the term don’t know enough about club music to make distinctions between what they should respect and what they should critique. It is very simply a way to dissmiss an entire genre of music—with Black queer roots—and the people who listen to it.

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