Horse McDonald: “Singing saved my life when I was growing up”

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The lesbian icon talks visibility and finding her voice INTERVIEW BY CARRIE LYELL, IMAGE SHOWS HORSE NEXT TO ROXANA HALLS’ PORTRAIT, PHOTOGRAPH BY JONATHAN PHANG For our Lesbian Visibility Issue, not only do we have Roxana Halls’ stunning portrait of Horse McDonald on the cover, we have a fabulous interview inside too. DIVA editor-in-chief Carrie [….]

Daya: “If I’m in love, I’m going to talk about it”

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The Bad Girl singer speaks exclusively to DIVA about coming out as bi and embracing her authentic self INTERVIEW BY ROXY BOURDILLON, IMAGE BY CLYDE MUNROE In our April issue, Grammy-winning singer and bonafide bicon Daya opens up about falling in love and staying true to herself. Fancy a sneak peek? ‘Course you do. Daya [….]

DIVA EXCLUSIVE: Horse McDonald is rocking the cover of The Lesbian Visibility Issue

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PLUS Ruby Rose, LP and Daya BY DIVA STAFF, COVER IMAGE BY ROXANA HALLS We’re so obsessed with Roxana Halls’ painting of pop icon, Horse McDonald, we’ve only gone and put it on the cover of our Lesbian Visibility Issue! This stunning picture can also be spotted hanging on the walls of the Scottish National [….]

Julien Baker: “You don’t have to try so hard to be profound”

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Julien Baker talks all things Little Oblivions, songwriting and perspectives in our March issue INTERVIEW BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE BY ALYSSE GAFKJEN Releasing a long-awaited third album in the midst of a global pandemic is daunting, but Julien Baker is trying to stay positive. Ahead of the release, DIVA’s Sophie Griffiths found out what we [….]

DIVA EXCLUSIVE: Andra Day is our jaw-dropping new cover star

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PLUS Sapphic Saxons, Julien Baker and BFI Flare BY DIVA STAFF, COVER IMAGE BY MYRIAM SANTOS We’re in love with this gorgeous, golden cover, shot by Myriam Santos. Once you’re done feasting your eyes, head inside, where actor and musician Andra Day speaks exclusively to DIVA’s Roxy Bourdillon about transforming into Black, bisexual icon Billie [….]

Andra Day: “Billie Holiday was completely 2021 in the 1940s”

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Star of The United States Vs. Billie Holiday opens up to DIVA about playing her Black, bisexual idol INTERVIEW BY ROXY BOURDILLON, IMAGES VIA ENTERTAINMENT ONE AND SKY (TAKASHIA SEIDA) To celebrate the release of The United States Vs. Billie Holiday, DIVA’s Roxy Bourdillon sat down for a virtual chat with the super talented Andra [….]

MUSIC: Get to know Dizzy Fae

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“I’ve been following my own beat this whole time” BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGE BY SKORPIHOE Dizzy Fae has come a long way from where she first started out: writing songs in the bathroom of her family home in Minnesota. Now her rising fame is practically unstoppable as she joins the new wave of gen-Z artists [….]