Mr. Laser Beam wrote:
^ And we care about this...why, exactly?
To express disdain or even hatred for a kind of music is not relevant to that music's fan base. Is everyone who hates rap a racist? Are all those who say "Depeche Mode sucks" homophobes? Do people who hate country music hate Southerners? No, of course not. Same story here.
Really? I think that this article will enlighten you, as well as this quote from it:
Disco Inferno Revisited: Disco Demolition Night, 30 Years On
The Anti-disco movement represented an unholy alliance of funkateers and feminists, progressives and puritans, rockers and reactionaries. None the less, the attacks on disco gave respectable voice to the ugliest kinds of unacknowledged racism, sexism and homophobia.