Thursday, July 2, 2020

Tag: lgbtq

poc punk artists

11 POC-fronted punk bands who deserve to be heard

Keeping politics out of punk is impossible, and the idea of wiping the anti-establishment undertones would defeat the purpose of the genre completely. People...
shallow pools

shallow pools want their music to empower you to be yourself

Hailing from Boston, shallow pools are making waves in the indie-pop scene with their new music video for “turnaround,” exclusively premiering with AltPress. Composed of...
spongebob squarepants

Nickelodeon confirms SpongeBob is part of the LGBTQ+ community

Nickelodeon is celebrating Pride Month in a big way this year by spotlighting characters and actors who are part of the LGBTQ+ community. SpongeBob...
black owned fashion brands dolls kill

10 black-owned fashion brands to support instead of Dolls Kill

Alternative fashion store Dolls Kill is currently being boycotted due to an insensitive post from the founder appearing to support police brutality.  This isn’t the...
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Here are the LGBTQIA+ bands who should already be on your playlist

Alternative music genres that are distinctly queer and LGBTQIA+-oriented aren’t easily discoverable without the help of word of mouth. As platforms such as Instagram,...
Pixar Out disney

Pixar is releasing its first project with a gay lead character

For the first time ever, Pixar is placing a gay character as their lead in one of their short films. The studio's latest entry in their Spark...
J.K. Rowling

J.K. Rowling faces backlash again for interacting with transphobic groups

J.K. Rowling is again facing backlash for more anti-transgender behavior. JK Rowling has faced criticism a number of times in the past for similar...
Ruby Rose Batwoman

Ruby Rose is leaving ‘Batwoman’ but it won’t be the end of the series

Ruby Rose is stepping down from her role in the Batwoman series and neither she or the show's producers are providing a reason why. After just one...
matty healy 2019 the 1975

10 times Matty Healy wasn’t afraid to stand up for his beliefs

The 1975, and particularly the band’s frontman Matty Healy, aren’t shy about standing up for what they believe in. The band continuously use their music...
every time i die 2013 jordan buckley

10 Jordan Buckley art pieces you wish you could draw yourself

The Buffalo-born guitarist for Every Time I Die Jordan Buckley creates brilliant art both on and off the stage. The 2017 APMAs Best Guitarist...