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“There is still a need for this kind of festival” – Exclusive interview with Jackie Crozier, LadyRock founder

Have you been wondering exactly why LadyRock and GoGo were cancelled this year? Do you want find out the reasons behind such drastic decisions made?  We do too! We recently caught up with Jackie Crozier, LadyRock’s very own festival director to [...]

Women gain ground in Independent’s annual Pink List

Schoolteacher Elly Barnes topped the Independent on Sunday’s Pink List this year, joining Jessie J, Clare Balding, Sue Perkins, and Heather Peace in the Top 10. However, the list remains broadly male-dominated, with women occupying less than a third of the 101 places.

Lesbian radio show launched in the North East

Pride Radio North East has launched a new radio show run by lesbian and bisexual women, for lesbian and bisexual women.

UK lesbian artists band together to combat homophobic bullying

On 21st and 22nd October a collective of lesbian bands and musicians will be recording a song at Dean Street Studios in London. The song will be released in January 2012 as a digital download and proceeds raised will be donated to UK charities that aim to prevent homophobic bullying.

Tegan and Sara to release live album and DVD

Fey indie twins Tegan and Sara have announced the release of “Get Along”, a new CD/DVD live album due for release worldwide on 15th November.

Popular queer cafe to close

London’s First Out Cafe-Bar is due to close on the 29th of October following an increase in rent and other changes to the lease for the property.

Song altered to accommodate lesbian and gay weddings

Some lyrics from ‘Sunrise, Sunset’ have been changed by the lyricist following a request from a minister officiating at New York weddings.

Airline boots ‘L Word’ star after lesbian kiss

Actress and musician Leisha Hailey is calling for a boycott of US company Southwest Air. She was unceremoniously ejected from a flight after sharing a kiss with her girlfriend.

Kristin Chenoweth explains her liberal Christianity

The American singer and actress has explained how she reconciles her religious faith with her support for LGBT equality.

Heather Peace winter tour dates announced

Heather Peace has announced dates for her winter tour following a summer of festival dates. Heather Peace further announced on her Facebook page this morning that her Birmingham date has sold out.