While the news of Downton Abbey coming to an end may still be sinking in, there is something we should all remember: there …Read Now
Anglo For Your Ear: Pete Shelley’s “Homosapien”
Rob Halford was to metal what Pete Shelley was to punk – a towering queer voice. As lead singer of Buzzcocks, he included coy references to gay sex, but the dance-rock song “Homosapien” was his coming-out moment. The BBC reportedly banned the song in 1981 for the innuendo-laden lyric, “Homosuperior in my interior.” How punk is that?