"Shut It Down", The Hatred Towards The LGBT Community

By Iman Lababedi | August 24, 2013

Shut it down is what should happen. And what people as brave as Laura Jane Grace and Steve Diamond will help to have happen. But it isn’t over yet, as the fate that befell Islan Nettles proves.

More On The Transgendered Rock Star

By Iman Lababedi | August 23, 2013

They think that pointing out that wanting to be a woman might include looking like one is transphobic. They might have said, as Stephanie mentioned, that some women are in transition, so it is a very very touchy subject.

Was Our "Against Me" Review Transphobic? rock nyc's Stephanie Lowther Responds

By Stephanie Elliott Lowther | August 20, 2013

There are many of us living in transition and the fact we are transitioning in public is bound to put us under a certain amount of scrutiny: would you rather people thought things yet were afraid to say them?

Elvis Presley And The Birth of Sex

By Iman Lababedi | July 31, 2013

his lush full ripeness, that sneer, those lips, was a remodeling of blackness in a white world

Off Sunset Festival, Sunday July 7th 2013 Part One

By Alyson Camus | July 9, 2013

Leather is it at gayland

Michael Jackson Allegedly Paid $35 Million To Silence Two Dozens Boys: Will We Ever Know The Truth About All This?

By Alyson Camus | July 3, 2013

We have heard the stories a thousand times before, children were invited to the Neverland ranch, they were molested even when the parents were around, they have denied accusations because Jackson had paid them off

Sinead O'Connor Taken Off Dating Service Website

By Iman Lababedi | May 31, 2013

“There’s a huge market for any enterprising men out there. Especially of 40 and over. This fucking country is an embarrassment when it comes to catering for the desires of ladies who don’t want to be girlfriends or wives”

Hip Hop DJ Mister Cee Brings Another Proof He Is Gay,… A Call For All Gay Rappers To Come Out!

By Alyson Camus | May 6, 2013

He is clearly gay! And he is an important part of the hip hop community, so isn’t it about time that gay rappers come out? This week NBA center Jason Collins was the first male US athlete to come out as gay, shouldn’t rappers do the same

Rick Ross Dumped By Reebok, Issues Hypocritical Apologies For Lyrics, Looks Ridiculous

By Alyson Camus | April 14, 2013

You read the most abhorrent and choking sentences in rap songs, why was this more offensive than anything else going on in this world? How is this worst than Eminem saying in ‘As The World Turns’: ‘All I wanted to do was rape the bitch and snatch her purse..’

Jam Today: Misandry As A Musical Concept

By Iman Lababedi | March 10, 2013

I remember thinking Jam Today were an interesting concept but not interesting enough to actually pursue seriously but to this day it’s an idea that excites me in its extremity. I mean if you want to deal in misandry, deal in misandry, right?

Fake French Presents AT ABC No Rio, Saturday, February 23rd, 2013, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | February 26, 2013

Fake French can take pride in the organization and also booking four diverse but excellent most Girl rock bands in a scintillating and well made three hours of great music. Enough to make you want to form a band and change the world.

Outernational's New Song 'Here Is The Rose' Wants You To Strike, Rise And Dance For Women

By Alyson Camus | February 17, 2013

“Right now millions of people, and millions of women in particular are speaking and acting out against their daily oppression – patriarchy, rape culture, sexual objectification and dehumanization.

Jimmy Savile And The Salem Witch Trails

By Iman Lababedi | February 3, 2013

Shortly after this snap was taken, Savile callously betrayed the trust of the 18-year-old and her parents Stanley and Phyllis by attacking her as she gave him a lift in her ca

Is Ted Nugent Gay?

By Iman Lababedi | January 25, 2013

The latest in our ongoing, ground breaking, dirt raking and all too true series of “Are The Gay?” exposes finds us face to face with one of the wild men of rock. A man not quite willing to go up against Bambi or Thumper with a rifle and blow the animals head off

Christopher Owens: Very Into Girls But…

By Mahalia Dark | January 18, 2013

“Mr. Owens said he was “very attracted to women” and didn’t seek out relationships with men, but they happened.”

Azealia Banks, Jake Shears And The "F" Word

By Mahalia Dark | January 10, 2013

Shears should really know the difference between one and the other, as a very public homosexual surely he has a duty to be more foresighted and calm. Banks is having her record contract threatened because of this nonsense. It is an embarrassment and an insult to homosexuals to fiund hatred where it most certainly isn’t.

OMG… It's The Spice Girls Parody? Porn Take On Girl Power… What Took Em So Long…

By Mahalia Dark | December 12, 2012

Talk about a concept whose time has come. And indeed, I don’t see why there aren’t more. ANd, actually, there is a Lady gaga oarody out there somewhere. So how about Katy Perry Hearts Rihanna?

Naill Horan of One Direction Calls Fans: "A Shower Of C–ts"

By Mahalia Dark | November 20, 2012

Naill’s problem here is that he gave the game away, he was expressing his contempt not for women, not for his Mommy, but much much worse, for fans. How can he love something he just can’t see? How can he be loved by people who only want him to fulfill a ritual.

Rihanna Nearly Naked In GQ

By Mahalia Dark | November 16, 2012

An astounding proporsition: while it is true Rihanna won’t be 24 years olf forever, and while it is true that Rihanna’s haircut was terrible on SNL last week. Even so. She might well be the most beautiful woman on earth right now this minute

Justin Bieber Sex Doll, The Cost Of Being A Pop Star

By Iman Lababedi | November 6, 2012

Far be it for me to judge people’s sexual desires, but a Justin Bieber sex doll? Er, that seems to be crossing the line into tastelessness. Surely the twinkie business can do a little better than this.

Irish Band The Original Rudeboys Turned Down The Opportunity To Open For Chris Brown In Dublin

By Alyson Camus | November 4, 2012

‘Even though it’s a huge opportunity to play in the O2 with a major hip hop star and a substantial fee was offered, we are completely against Chris Brown’s assault on Rihanna. It goes against everything we are about as a band”

Crystal Castles' Alice Glass Rightly Attacks Katy Perry, For Hypersexualizing Little Girls

By Alyson Camus | November 2, 2012

‘I think a lot of kids are more sexualized now than they were now than they were years ago and I’m not sure it’s a coincidence. Like fucking Katy Perry spraying people with her fucking dick, her fucking cum gun coming on fucking children

Cyndi Lauper Doesn't Like Rape Music

By Iman Lababedi | September 14, 2012

‘Oh my God, I guess she’s right.’ I just try to write music that connects with people’s conscience and make music for awake people rather than sleepwalkers

Tight: The First Porn Rock And Roll Band

By Iman Lababedi | September 13, 2012

Tight” should be about four women having sex with anybody, DJs, rock stars, PR people, record label execs, their manager, anybody, who can help them in their career. I bet we don’t get it.

Justin Bieber Laying On A Bed With His Shirt Off

By Iman Lababedi | September 7, 2012

By giving him only one lady love it allows his girl fans to imagine having only one competitor, only one body to jump over, which makes him, ta-dah, more accessible.

Odd Future's Deplorable Misogynistic Performance At Leeds Festival

By Iman Lababedi | August 31, 2012

Sexism isn’t dead, men beat and kill wives and daughters and mothers, girlfriends. We kill each other as well, of course, but there is a terrible bullying brutality in our actions towards women. And Odd Future can get away with art for arts sake rapping, even if it’s stupid, but not this. This sucks and I am thoroughly ashamed of them.

Don Giovanni Record's Joe Steinhardt Marries!

By Iman Lababedi | August 21, 2012

On August 5th, Joe and Stephanie got married and it is hard to think of a sweeter couple or two people more worthy of happiness. Joe And Stephanie Steinhardt? Works for me

The Black Lips' Big Open Mouth Kiss In Front Of Chick-Fil-A

By Alyson Camus | August 5, 2012

‘Black lips headed to chick fil a! Can’t decide what’s gonna taste better, A chicken sandwich, or Jared’s tongue shoved down my throat’. The band posted the photo on their Facebook wall and received thousands of likes! I thought it was funny and we can only hope that other artists will follow them.

Frank Ocean Is An Idiot

By Iman Lababedi | July 24, 2012

“People are just afraid of things too much … Sure, evil exists, extremism exists. Somebody could commit a hate crime and hurt me. But they could do the same just because I’m black. They could do the same just because I’m American.”

Odd Future's New Gay Frontier: Frank Ocean Joins Syd The Kid Out Of The Closet

By Iman Lababedi | July 5, 2012

It is actually a real shame that Ocean had to keep his sexual preference quiet for so long. As you may note below, friends were keeping it a secret for him. Finally, Ocean wrote about it coming in which he writes about his first love, a man he met at the beach in 2008. This is a beautiful story, well done Frank.

Against Me At Terminal 5, Friday, June 8th, 2012, Reviewed

By Iman Lababedi | June 10, 2012

“Who’s taking you home tonight?” sings Laura Jane Grace during the very first song of Against Me’s opening slot at T5 Friday night, “True Trans Soul Rebel” she replies on a sparkling new rocker that does the difficult. displaces concepts of dysfunction with axioms on lead singer sexiness

Mark Ronson's "Wild Nights" With Michael Jackson

By Iman Lababedi | May 22, 2012

”I was probably 12. He was super cool. You’re 12 years old and he’s the world’s most famous overgrown kid, who’s running around your friend’s apartment with you. It was pretty wild.”

Their Backpages: The Total Stupidity Of Rock Stars Against The Village Voice

By Iman Lababedi | May 1, 2012


Is Elton John Gay? Part II Of Our Groundbreaking Series On Stars And Their Sexuality

By Iman Lababedi | May 1, 2012

We don’t care if a man is homo or heterosexual. That is there business. And so when people have whispered claims that Elton John is homosexual we ignored them. It is Elton’s business and not ours.
But, really, Elton gay? I doubt it.

Is Bono Gay?

By Iman Lababedi | April 27, 2012

Sure, the masses will gossip about the actions of the great and nobody is claiming that there is any reason why Bono shouldn’t be gay if he wants to. I mean, he has a dick, he is a dick so why not suck a dick. right?

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy Releases A Condom For Record Store Day

By Alyson Camus | April 23, 2012

According to Pitchfork which got it from Dragcity, on Saturday April 21, record stores were selling Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy condoms!

Drake And The Pains Of Promiscuity

By Iman Lababedi | March 21, 2012

For me as a person, it just doesn’t work. I just need something else. The seconds after a man reaches climax, that’s like the realest moment of your life. If I don’t want you next to me in that 15, 20 seconds, then there’s something wrong.

The Monkee's "Star Collector" And Fear Of Women's Sexuality

By Iman Lababedi | March 5, 2012

Before DNA testing could prove who the father of a child was, and before condoms and the pill could control nwanted pregnancy, men had a vested interest in controlling female sexuality.

Chris Brown And Rihanna's Police Report

By Alyson Camus | February 22, 2012

Brown resumed punching Robyn F. and she interlocked her fingers behind her head and brought her elbows forward to protect her face. She then bent over at the waist, placing her elbows and face near her lap in [an] attempt to protect her face and head from the barrage of punches being levied upon her by Brown.

Odd Future's Syd the Kid Defends Their Lyrics To Out Magazine

By Alyson Camus | February 15, 2012

‘That’s really fucked up.’ And then you hear it so many times you just start laughing, like, ‘That is so fucked up!’ But it’s hilarious, and that’s when you start to take life a little less seriously.’

Lesbian Pop Stars

By Iman Lababedi | February 15, 2012

Our sexuality, even in this day and age, is somethat on the private side. Why would we choose to share it with any one? Why should rock stars? I don’t know but they do and then they try to hide behind it: sexual peekaboo.

Miranda Lambert Condemns Chris Brown

By Iman Lababedi | February 15, 2012

Miranda Lambert, whose parents run a home for battered women, almost had the courage of her twitters when she wrote: “Chris Brown twice? I don’t get it. He beat on a girl… Not cool that we act like that didn’t happen.”

Not With The Band: Chris Brown Forgiven At The Grammys An Abomination

By Alyson Camus | February 14, 2012

What a bunch of cowards! All these don’t-know-what-happened, it-is-not-my-business, don’t-want-to-judge are pathetic, again, look at Rihanna’s face after the beating, she had bruises to her face and arms and even bite marks!

"Priscilla Queen Of The Desert" Reviewed, Friday, January 20th, 2012

By Iman Lababedi | January 22, 2012

What do you expect when you go to a Broadway Musical filled to overflowing with 1980’s disco hit songs telling the story of two drag queens and a transgendered person in Australia? You expect a gay fantasia somewhere in the land where camp, cliche and homosexual equality lives? Good. Grade: B+

Jay-Z Won't Call His Daughter A Bitch (Or Something Like That)

By Iman Lababedi | January 20, 2012

I lost serious interest in Jigga post Fade To Black. The retirement might have been a game but it came back to haunt him, and Carter hasn’t been the same since. He is just lucky that his replacement, Kanye West, worships him and he is just lucky that nobody else can figure out how to dethrone him.

T.I. And Homophobia

By Iman Lababedi | November 30, 2011

‘C’mon man, I think gay people are too sensitive. If you can take a dick, you can take a joke.’ That’s T.I. whose prison term may have been more interesting than he is letting on…

Odd Future Dropped From Music Festival For Homophobia

By Iman Lababedi | November 8, 2011

“You are proving that you have little concern for the lives and welfare of LGBT people, that you are willing to endanger their lives, and seek to encourage stigmatisation against them. I find this disappointing in an organisation that could do so much to enhance the self-esteem of youth, reduce stigma, and discourage violence.”

Michael Jackson's Daughter Paris In the Audience For Chris Brown Concert

By Alyson Camus | October 24, 2011

Chris Brown is a great role model

Sonic Youth Couple To Divorce

By Iman Lababedi | October 17, 2011

The bright side is it might mean an end to the band.

Misandry And Rock: When Women Hate Men And Sing About It

By Iman Lababedi | October 13, 2011

the riot grrrlrs condemned men to the exclusion of any positive elements