In an industry where diversity is needed, the presence of more out and proud queer artists is helping to level the playing field. And as audiences seek out artists who mirror their own experiences, queer fan bases are growing. Pop sensation Hayley Kiyoko has had a big year.
As a benefit of membership, the Musicians Union offers dental insurance for an additional charge. For more information go to the Membership page and click on Healthcare. Solo instrumental guitar has many aspects to it, and I will touch on a few of them here, including performance opportunities, arrangements and amplification options.
She was also one of the best female singers Britain and Ireland has ever produced, and her legendary, haunting, soulful sound has inspired a generation of music including artists like Adele and Amy Winehouse. Her fierce intelligence, musical knowledge and stance against racism and injustice often brought her into conflict with the chauvinistic old-fashioned music industry of the time, while her struggle with her sexuality and misdiagnosed bipolar disorder meant she endured many hard times — and left her at one stage practically penniless. Here are 15 essential facts about Dusty….
Photograph: Alan Betson. He understood space. There was a concert at UCD. But he was never constrained.
For even the most seasoned music lovers and sound hounds, discovering LGBTQ musicians can prove daunting. Fronted by the genderqueer Stephanie Knipe, this decidedly low-key indie act is a modern blueprint of bedroom pop. But this second place American Idol contestant from the early naughts has done his bit for the cause.
We're still applauding this summer's historical SCOTUS gay marriage ruling, and what better way is there to celebrate that "love is love" than with Hollywood's most iconic same-sex marriages? Whether they got married just in the few months following the remarkable Supreme Court ruling or years before, we can't help but be totally obsessed with these famous duos, who have lead the way down the aisle for other LGBT couples, both in and out of the limelight. And along the way, they've totally captured our hearts!
With just six weeks to go, Prince William and Kate Middleton have chosen musicians from Wales, the land of song, to play at their royal wedding. And royal harpist Claire Jones from Pembrokeshire will be performing at the reception at Buckingham Palace. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites.
From the prelude to the recessional, wedding musicians provide live music to make your ceremony a memorable one. There are so many wedding musicians in Southern New Jersey to choose from, including string ensembles, harpists, organists, guitarists, and more. Be sure to consider the location of your ceremony and your wedding style before making a decision.
News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information services. But their very first Irish gig was in as the wedding band of journalists Jane Suiter and Leo Finlay. Coming over from Heathrow, it was the first time Blur had ever been on a plane together, and it was in the days when planes were like flying pubs.