Introducing: DIVA’s hottest music releases of the week

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In need of some new queer bops to wrap your ears around? This new, weekly column will see Junior Staff Writer, Eleanor Noyce, recommending the hottest new releases to spin (or stream, duh!) BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE VIA ITUNES Hayley Kiyoko – For The Girls (Single): Lesbian Jesus is back with a bang. For The [….]

Want to win a ticket to Etheridge Island?

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Now is your chance! BY TEAM DIVA, IMAGE BY ETHERIDGE ISLAND Melissa Etheridge mega fans: brace yourselves. As part of our media partnership with Etheridge Island, Melissa’s week-long festival taking place in Mexico in from 30 August-5 September, we’re giving away a junior suite ocean view king room. That’s right, you heard us: king room. [….]

MUNA performed a sold-out show at The Garage and it was nothing short of electric

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Sad gays, gather yourselves! Delivering queer euphoria at its finest, MUNA’s self-titled third album arrives on 24 June BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGES BY ELEANOR NOYCE Searching for a sapphic-soaked band to soundtrack your summer? Together, US-based Katie Gavin, Naomi McPherson and Josette Maskin are MUNA, and they’re the Western-inspired, cowboy-esque alt pop group you never [….]

Mogli’s new album, RAVAGE, is out now and it’s her most personal endeavour yet

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RAVAGE is an extensive creative project, with each music video tying together into a short film BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY GIULIA DELAY Looking for a new music release to wrap your ears around? Look no further than RAVAGE, fresh from Berlin-based songwriter and filmmaker Mogli. Exploring the healing potential of music, Mogli reaches out [….]

Phoebe Bridgers shares her abortion story: “Everyone deserves that kind of access”

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Following the leaked Supreme Court opinion which implied that abortion rights in the US may be overturned, the musician opened up about her experience BY NIC CROSARA, IMAGE VIA CREATIVE COMMONS On Monday (2 May), Politico published a leaked draft opinion, written by conservative justice Samuel Alito, which suggests that the US Supreme Court is [….]

In our DIVA exclusive interview, Melissa Etheridge talks about her journey to rock stardom

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“The only mission I’ve held onto and stood by is to be completely truthful in the moment” INTERVIEW BY NIC CROSARA, IMAGE BY ELIZABETH MIRANDA Ahead of the groundbreaking new festival Etheridge Island, the iconic singer-songwriter has a heart-to-heart with Nic Crosara and reflects on her incredible life journey. Here’s your teaser for what she [….]

SOAK reflects on coming out, finding their voice and recentering their sound

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“‘Non-binary’ was not a word I had heard of at the time that I was coming out as gay” INTERVIEW BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY SAM HISCOX At 25 Bridie Monds-Watson, better known as SOAK, has built a huge name for themselves, and they are on the cusp of releasing their third LP. For our [….]