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Features

The World Needs Troye Sivan's Queer Love Songs

The 23-year-old Australian makes universal pop that looks queer listeners directly in the eye. With his second album 'Bloom', Sivan is ready to step into a new realm of pop stardom.
Shaad D’Souza
8.31.18
Thinking Too Hard

Ms. Boogie's Transition Is Bigger Than Rap

With more queer and trans representation in popular culture than ever, the Brooklyn rapper's story is one that the hip-hop world needs to see.
Myles E. Johnson
6.15.18
Obsessive Tendencies

Queer Women Ruled Pop This Year

St. Vincent, Torres, MUNA, Syd, Kehlani and loads of others gave me something to relate to in 2017.
Daisy Jones
12.20.17
Noisey News

A Metal Singer Is Now the First Openly Transgender US State Lawmaker

Danica Roem represents progress, and it sounds like thrash.
Lauren O'Neill
11.8.17
Noisey Guides

The Noisey Guide to Staying Safe as a Non-Cisgender Person in Music

Prioritising the safety of trans, non-binary, and additional marginalised people in music scenes has and always will be crucial.
VICE Staff
6.30.17
Interviews

Back to Basics With Beth Ditto

The former Gossip frontwoman's first solo LP, 'Fake Sugar,' is out Friday.
Nick Levine
6.13.17
Noisey Interviews

Tegan and Sara Have Launched a New Foundation to Fight for LGBTQ Women

We talked to the duo about how their new organisation plans to help in the next four years and beyond.
Oset Babur
2.28.17
Premieres

Watch Atlanta Rapper Zé's Debut Video and Grace Jones Tribute "Telephone"

Just in time for Valentine's Day, we spoke to the artist about femininity, Erykah Badu, and playing into stereotypes.
Phil Witmer
2.15.17
Features

Long Live Islington Mill, Manchester’s Most Beloved Independent Venue

The former cotton mill has seen the likes of Björk and Peaches, and became a haven for LGBTQ+ audiences and artists – but now it faces closure.
Kamila Rymajdo
2.3.17
Essays

Lights! Cameras! Azerbaijan! How I Lost My Life to the Eurovision Song Contest

When I left Harvard with a degree in experimental psychology eleven years ago, I had no plans to sacrifice my career, marriage, and sanity to the Eurovision Song Contest.
William Lee Adams
9.13.16
Noisey News

Anohni Praises Protesting North Carolina's Anti-Trans Law, Says Any Response Is the "Right Thing"

"[Bruce Springsteen] definitely broadened the conversation by getting involved. It was very generous of him."
John Hill
4.19.16
Features

Ringo Starr Cancels North Carolina Show Over Transgender Bathroom Law

Starr has canceled a June 18 show in Cary, joining Bruce Springsteen and others in protest of the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act.
Andrea Domanick
4.14.16