Tag: lgbt

boyish alternative press recommendations

9 artists that Alternative Press editors and writers are listening to right now                                               

Every month, Alternative Press writers and editors join forces to share their favorite rising artists. From raucous hardcore to mesmeric bedroom pop to anthemic...
phoebe bridgers north american tour fall 2021

Phoebe Bridgers announces North American tour scheduled for fall 2021

After the COVID-19 pandemic ruthlessly thwarted any chances of Phoebe Bridgers touring live in 2020, the Grammy-nominated singer has announced a fall 2021 tour....
get better records

Get Better Records is a label as well as a vibrant community for artists

For more than a decade, Philadelphia’s Get Better Records has been releasing a steady stream of music by punk, hardcore and indie bands, including...
Trixie mattel header image digital pride cover

Trixie Mattel says drag culture and pop music are both forms of theater

Trixie Mattel, aka Brian Michael Firkus, is well-known among drag fans for winning the third season of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars. The performing...

11 LGBTQIA+ punk musicians who changed the genre forever

It stands to reason LGBTQIA+ culture informed, inspired and enmeshed with punk, down to the crossover with the ’70s glam scene that helped spawn...
Nova Twins x Meet Me @ The Altar

Nova Twins and Meet Me @ The Altar are inspiring the next gen of...

Since their inception, English rock duo Nova Twins (vocalist/guitarist Amy Love and bassist Georgia South) have been defying convention and making room for women...
hayley kiyoko

Hayley Kiyoko learns to rely on herself in vintage-themed “Found My Friends”

There's a reason mega alt-pop artist Hayley Kiyoko is known as "Lesbian Jesus" to adoring fans who celebrate her celebration and openness about the...
orville peck, king princess, Hayley Kiyoko, Shamir

10 artists who are breaking the silence on LGBTQIA+ struggles

LGBTQIA+ artists have always been major players in the alt and punk scene. From Freddie Mercury and David Bowie to Halsey and Laura Jane Grace,...
orville peck

Orville Peck proves that country and punk are more alike than you think

Even if you’re unfamiliar with country-western music star and LGBTQIA+ icon Orville Peck, you’ve seen him: bright blue eyes striking through a leather-fringed mask,...
NOAHFINNCE

Hear new Hopeless Records signee NOAHFINNCE rock out in “Life’s A Bit”

Hopeless Records is adding a new act to their iconic lineup with today's signing of NOAHFINNCE, pronounced as "no offense." The U.K.-based 21-year-old singer Noah...