Barefoot Boy | Dec. 6, 1975

Barefoot Boy | Dec. 6, 1975

When we saw Henry Mancini getting into Disco, we knew everyone was into Disco. T​hat celebrated the city, New York, that was pumping the Disco influence out to all the world … her “N.Y., You Got Me Dancing.” Then, Danny Krivit, Claudia Cuesta, and I did a mix of ...

Tony Smith

December 6th, 1975

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Barefoot Boy: Oct. 18, 1975

Barefoot Boy: Oct. 18, 1975

Donna Summer showed us how it was done.  We had never played a track lasting 16 minutes and 49 seconds.  She proved that as long as she kept moaning, folks would keep on dancing!​ Anything Goes – Ron Carter (Kudu) Caravan/Watusi Strut – Deodata (MCA) Casanova ...

Tony Smith

October 18th, 1975

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Barefoot Boy | Sept. 20, 1975

Barefoot Boy | Sept. 20, 1975

Motown showed America that disco was for real. They began requiring artists to create special disco versions of their songs for the Clubs. Then “Pigs & a Hog” became one of the first disco hits that didn’t start out with that that way. Water Gibbons, a great Innovator, ...

Tony Smith

August 20th, 1975

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