Music

SF Gay Men’s Chorus Launches Tour to Fight Bigotry and Discrimination

The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus (SFGMC), whose mission is to create extraordinary musical experiences that inspire community, activism and compassion, will kick off its 40th season by embarking on the Lavender Pen Tour from Oct. 7-15. The tour will visit various cities and small towns in Mississippi, Alabama, North Carolina, South Carolina and Tennessee,(…)

Country Music Stars Speak Out Against Tennessee Legislation Targeting Transgender Students

Some of the biggest stars in the country music industry are uniting with pediatricians and child welfare advocates, civil rights organizations, the business community and supporters of equality to oppose legislation in Tennessee attacking transgender students in public schools and universities. Emmylou Harris, Chely Wright, Ty Herndon, Miley Cyrus, and Country Music Television are speaking(…)

Queer Country West Coast Debuts at El Rio in SF

Queer Country West Coast is pleased to announce their first show in San Francisco, featuring the sweet porch music and three-part harmony of The P’s & Q’s, prolific and hilarious songwriter Dillbilly in a new collaboration with Misisipi Mike, and Americana singer-songwriter Eli Conley and his band on Friday, February 26, 2016 at 8 pm.(…)

LARA’s 9th OUTmusic Awards to be Online Presentation

  The LGBT Academy of Recording Arts’ (LARA) 9th OUTmusic Awards were scheduled for production  January 19, 2015, but the ceremony was postponed due to the fact that OUTmusic Inc., the 501c3 non-profit organization was the victim of a substantial financial fraud crime. Jan. 1, 2016, Diedra Meredith, CEO of OUTmusic Inc. posted an update(…)