Songs by Black queer musicians that made our year

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Whether you’re looking to reflect or dance around your room, there’s something for everyone BY DIVA STAFF, IMAGE VIA INSTAGRAM 2021 has been a great year for music. Here are some of the many LGBTQI artists who have made us dance like no one is watching during this chaotic year.  Collapsed In Sunbeams by Arlo [….]

Five queer female artists you’ve got to check out

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Here are some oh-so-relatable queer bops to wrap your ears around 🌈 BY ELA ERTAN, IMAGE VIA ARLO PARKS ON INSTAGRAM Are you searching for new music by queer artists? If so, check out these five incredibly talented musicians who are currently big in the LGBTQI+ music scene.  Who doesn’t love a good tune to [….]

Louisa Roach: “I will not behave myself”

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The front woman of She Drew The Gun talks feminism, queer love and being yourself BY CAIT FINDLAY, IMAGE BY ROB BLACKHAM What does music mean to you? For Louisa Roach, front woman of the alternative band She Drew The Gun, music has been an integral part of her life and connection to other people. [….]

DYLEMA has dropped her debut single and it’s a dreamy slice of contemporary jazz

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DYLEMA plays the Round Chapel in Clapton, East London on 30 October BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE VIA THE DYLEMA COLLECTIVE ON INSTAGRAM Describing herself as a “Jazz meets Storytelling” experience, DYLEMA has dropped her dreamy debut single, Mine. The video stars Kikz Katika and Tania Chikaima, depicting stunning visuals of #WLW lust with the iconic [….]

Biianco talks creativity, representation and their new single, Pins and Needles

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“You have to kill your plants a few times before they thrive” BY SAMANTHA GRIERSON, IMAGE VIA BIAANCO ON INSTAGRAM I caught up with Biianco in Canada, where they are recording a new Mix Tape. Transported virtually, I can see that the LA vibe travels with them as they wander through the Vancouver streets, chatting [….]

Why we love Welsh soul artist Nia Wyn

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We’re counting down the days till her next show – see you there, DIVAs! BY ELEANOR NOYCE, IMAGE BY FEAR OF MUSIC Fancy a slice of soul? Welsh artist Nia Wyn is one of the most exciting voices on the contemporary music scene, and with the support of fellow LGBTQIA+ artist Tom King, she makes [….]

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Six bisexual awakenings for women and non-binary people that defined the 2000s

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Bi moments of realisation from the defining decade that was the ’00s BY ELLA DEVEREUX To celebrate Bi Awareness Week we’re taking you on a whistle-stop tour of the most universal bisexual awakenings of the 2000s. Lola in Shark Tale What was it about a gold-digging lionfish that just made us dribble? Lola (voiced by [….]