Bob Mizer & Tom of Finland at MOCA
Tomorrow, 2 November, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA) will unveil Bob Mizer & Tom of Finland, an exhibition profiling the works of Bob Mizer (1922–1992) and Touko Laaksonen, aka Tom of Finland (1920–1991). Organized by MOCA curator...
Yoko Ono and Cat Power: Revelations
It's been a huge week for LGBTQ politics and pride. To celebrate NYC Gay Pride Week, National Pride Month across the US and a marriage equality ruling by the Supreme Court, we're listening to Rdio's The Year In Queer Playlist. With songs from Frank...
The Year in Queer Playlist by Rdio
M.I.A.: Bring The Noize
British singer-songwriter, record producer and actress Ebony Bones is big and getting bigger. She just released a new single from her second album Behold, A Pale Horse, and the sound and composition are undeniably explosive. Dynamically charged, the...
Bikini Kill: Rebel Girl If you need a break after attempting our previous week's "Miley Cyrus challenge," check out the other end of the spectrum with this clip from the Bikini Kill archives featuring a live performance in Washington, DC in 1992...
Ebony Bones: I See I Say
This track comes from Yoko Ono's 2007 Yes, I'm A Witch remix album. Cat Power aka Chan Marshall took the vocals from Ono's original 1995 "Revelations" and transformed the song into a beautiful, stripped-down duet—a dialogue between the past and present...
Bikini Kill: Rebel Girl
The London-via-Sri Lanka female rapper is back with a high energy, club-ready new single and video with "Bring The Noize" in anticipation of her upcoming fourth album Matangi. Calling on longtime collaborator Switch and newcomer Surkin for beats, M...