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Holding Sexually Abusive People Accountable Regardless of Identity

I do not tolerate perpetrators of sexual violence or apologists, and I like to think most members of the queer community feel the same way. But I am suspicious of people who take joy in seeing the defamation of queer people. 54 more words


PWR BTTM - I Wanna Boi

PWR BTTM are a Brooklyn-based queer punk duo.

PWR BTTM is just one queer rock band among so many. We need to have a much broader conversation to give more people a platform.

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KAYTRANADA Takes a Trip to the '90s with "YOU'RE THE ONE" Video

Haitian-Canadian DJ and record producer Louis Kevin Celestin, best known for his stage name KAYTRANADA, released one of 2016’s critically-acclaimed favorite CDs, 99.9%.  To complement his song “YOU’RE THE ONE” featuring vocals from SYD, he released a music video crediting his artistic vision, but directed by Shomi Patwary. 431 more words

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St. Vincent Presents: Gender-Defying "Prince Johnny"

Before Dallas-raised Annie Clark was recognized as St. Vincent, she drove around Texas blasting music from her favorite heavy metal group, Pantera, “hoping something would happen.” 492 more words

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Frank Ocean's Case of "Bad Religion"

Frank Ocean is an anomaly to the black community within a predominantly homophobic hip-hop/R&B scene, and he knows it.

Musical genres like hip-hop, which, since their origins, approached music with notoriously hyper-masculine and homophobic attitudes, did not seemingly promise acceptance of queer men within their movement. 445 more words

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February Is UK LGBTQ History Month!

It’s LGBTQ History Month in the UK, so what better way to share some knowledge than with a list of openly LGBTQ artists, gay anthems, and some allies for good measure all in a handy playlist. 25 more words


A New Blog: Loud and Queer

Since the before the advent of Spotify, I have been convinced of one thing: queer musicians smashing barriers in the music industry is a fact… 59 more words

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