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Rufus Wainwright – Unfollowing the Rules Since 1998

Rufus Wainwright has been un-following the rules since the openly gay multi-hyphenate released his first studio album in ’98, a genre-bending debut album which earned a slew of...

BETTY – The Unofficial Music of Pride

The LGBTQ community collectively heaves a sigh of global disappointment at the cancellation of events during 2020 Pride season – no parades, no festivals, no booze, no...

Music Meets Fashion for a Cause

Luciana & Sheehan team up to give back I can’t count the times that I screamed like a fangirl whenever Luciana’s “I Like That” came on, and then almost passed out a...

Kandace Springs: A Jazz Singer with a Rock Star Vibe

7 Reasons Kandace Springs should be on your Gaydar By Steve Gottfried Kandace Springs is a soulful jazz singer who is one to watch. With two albums under her belt and a third...

Ready to Make Nice

The Dixie Chicks plan to release first studio album in fourteen years   TREND: Country stars dismissing conservatism On a recent episode of the “Spiritualgasm”...

Idina Menzel: Stuff Your Stocking With This Gay Diva

Frozen star Idina Menzel wants to help you chill out this yuletide! Of course, ‘tis the season for stars of stage and screen to make room in their concert setlists for a handful...

People We Love 2019: BETTY

Technically BETTY is three people we love: Elizabeth Ziff, Alyson Palmer, and Amy Ziff. But BETTY also contains multitudes – from adoring fans to collaborators who’ve...

This is Girl Power 2019: Gender Takes a Back Seat to the Music

It happened in 1992 – when riot-grrrl music was breaking through thanks to the likes of Le Tigre, L7, Bikini Kill and Sleater-Kinney (the latter two of which recently...

This Is How Mare Winningham Surprised Café Carlyle

You probably think of Mare Winningham as an actress. She may bring to mind characters from the angsty youth of St. Elmo’s Fire to the fretting maid of American Horror Story....

It’s a Little Bit Funny: This is Elton John in His Own Words in “Me”

Maybe Elton John is trying to clear the haze surrounding his life after last summer’s Rocketman painted such a psychedelic portrait of the pop star. And while...

Meet the Beatles’ Manager: Did This Gay Man Save Rock?

Before the Beatles, rock ‘n’ roll was all but over. Elvis was in the Army. Little Richard left to preach gospel. Buddy Holly was dead. Jerry Lee Lewis was embroiled in...

This is Worth Hearing: History’s Most Famous Gay Composers

It should come as no surprise that many classical composers were LGBTQ. Like today’s rock stars, successful composers have always had women and men throwing themselves at...