BY DENNIS ROMEROQuietly, with little of the nihilistic self-promotion seen
in a new generation of spinners, Marques Wyatt has been one of the
most-influential West Coast DJs of the super-club era. In 1988 - 1988! - he
co-promoted a night that celebrated house music, a year before the sound would
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It's time to rank the best of what went around and came around again.
As punk and disco exploded, the Piano Man's deeply unhip 1978 breakthrough proved that top-shelf Broadway/Brill Building songwriting could still sell - and, occasionally, rock. "Scenes ... More >>