Tegan and Sara’s new music video is a retro queer dream

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Our fave gay sisters return with I’ll Be Back Someday AND a must-read memoir BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Tegan and Sara have dropped their new music video for their latest single, I’ll Be Back Someday ahead of their upcoming (ninth!) album. Hey, I’m Just Like You will drop 27 September 27, and after seeing the music [….]

CLAY and Maisie Richardson-Sellers team up for Project 5, an ode to queer love with a dreamy music video to match

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Stop whatever you’re doing and check out DIVA’s exclusive premiere now 🏳️‍🌈💕 BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS, IMAGES BY KANYA IWANA AND LULA HYERS Is there anything better than a queer collaboration? CLAY’s music video for Project 5 provides further proof that there isn’t. CLAY is a beautiful soul singer and does her fair share of activism. [….]

Lots Holloway – the musical gift that keeps on giving 🎶

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A song about sex with girls and religion? Happy Wednesday, everyone… BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Lots Holloway has just released their fourth single of the year, Heaven Now, and we’re pleased to let you know it just happens to be their most queer one yet… It’s all about “the ongoing turbulence between sexuality and religion”, explains [….]

The Coast Is Queer: Brighton’s new LGBTQI literary festival 🌈

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We chat to co-founder Lesley Wood all about what The Coast Is Queer has to offer… BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS The Coast Is Queer is a brand new LGBTQI literary festival taking place for the first time in Brighton this September. After receiving some funding from the LGBT Consortium fund, they were able to go ahead [….]

Sophie Rundle on the huge impact Gentleman Jack’s lesbian relationship had on viewers

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The queer romance stole all our hearts, but how did Suranne Jones’ co-star react to the huge response? BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS Gentleman Jack has had a huge impact on the lez/bi community over the past few months. The response to the show was overwhelming, with six million viewers tuning in and series two was quickly [….]

OPINION: “It doesn’t matter who you love, as long as you keep it to yourself” – the paradox of Pride

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Mie Astrup Jensen is sick of being told to keep it to herself BY MIE ASTRUP JENSEN Summer is the season of celebration for LGBTQI people. However, it’s also a time when some experience derogatory comments about positive discrimination, enforcing an agenda without understanding straight privilege. I’ve often encountered the phrase, “It doesn’t matter who [….]