Interview with Gelareh Khoie, Playlist, June 6, 2020

This is a special Disco Edition of the Queen of Wands on Modsnap Radio

Gelareh Khoie is an Iranian-American artist, writer, DJ, impresario and budding Jungian scholar . She founded, owned and operated a highly successful creative space in Honolulu, Hawaii’s historical Chinatown district called ThirtyNineHotel a few years ago. For many years she lived and worked in Honolulu where she coordinated and organized countless art and music events before moving away. 

She is currently enrolled in the Jungian and Archetypal studies program working towards her Ph.D. She is doing her dissertation in the topic of the cultural and musical genre called Disco. In 2019, Gelareh launched the Disco Liberation Movement, an artistic depth psychological/ religious organization founded on the principles of freedom (especially for women), peace and dancing. We talked about Disco, the foundation of electronic dance music and to find peace and freedom in dance.

Playlist for Saturday, June 6, 2020

  • C.J. & Company – Devil’s Gun
  • Giorgio Moroder-Chase
  • Interview with Gelareh Khoie 
  • Donna Summer- I feel love (12′ version) (Giorgio Moroder and Pete Bellotte)
  • Santa Esmeralda – Oh my Lady
  • Love and Kisses – Beauty and the Beast
  • Wild Cherry – Play that Funky Music
  • Hot Chocolate- You Sexy Thing
  • Edwin Starr- War
  • Gloria Gaynor- I will survive (Freddie Perren and Dino Fekaris)
  • Modern Talking- Brother Louie
  • Gary’s Gang- Let’s Love Dance Tonight
  • The SOS Band- Take Your Time
  • Michael Jackson- Don’t Stop Til You Get Enough (Michael Jackson and Quincy Jones)