Against Me! bassist Andrew Seward announced that he was quitting the band in a blog post put up earlier today. Via Exclaim: A blog post confirms the departure, though there’s apparently no ill will over Seward’s decision. “No drama here,” he wrote, explaining, “I reached a point where I need to focus on other things. Show More Summary
Tags: Feminist Friday Joan Jett Janelle Monae Rosie Napravnik feminism politics Laura Jane Grace This Week in Ladybits A North Dakota judge has blocked the state’s ban on using medications to induce first-trimester abortions. The judge...Show More Summary
“Face your fears, I say, but choose the right skirt to do it in.” – Laura Jane Grace, formerly known as Tom Gabel, in a Cosmopolitan essay about transitioning from a man to a woman last year while performing as … Continue reading ?
Against Me! singer Laura Jane Grace penned a pretty incredible personal essay for Cosmopolitan detailing the changes in her life in the year since she came out to her family as trans. Read more...
(Showbox Sodo) I was real bummed when Against Me! announced that they had to drop off this tour due to a lack of a full-time drummer. I was so looking forward to seeing Laura Jane Grace and Co. take the stage again, since their show at El Corazón last year was the best show I saw in 2012. Show More Summary
Via Rolling Stone: When she worked up the nerve to tell Hannoura that she wanted to live as a woman, it was a relief for both of them. “I wasn’t sure how Heather would take it. She said something like 'That’s all you were going to tell me?’” Grace said. Show More Summary
Wingnut: Satan's 10 Commandments to the Homosexual Lobby. Anti-gay wingnut Matt Barber owns his movement's drive to make us unequal. Popeye's Chicken excites her. Chapel Hill, NC's Carolina Inn hosts its first same-sex marriage ceremony. "The wedding of Garrett Hall...
It’s been almost a year since Against Me! singer Laura Jane Grace came out as transgendered. After a pouring of support, she has been very public with her transition, including an appearance on MTV’s House Of Style, where she displayed her exploration of her femininity. Now in an article in Cosmo, she goes into detail [...]
“Deciding to wear a skirt onstage in September was a personal landmark. It was the first time I had ever worn a skirt in public—and I would be doing so in front of a couple of thousand people. The skirt was a gift from a friend—it was black and leather, and it fit me great. [...]
We’ve been big fans of Laura Jane Grace long before she came out as a transgender woman earlier this year, but we love the lead singer of seminal punk band Against Me! all the more now that we’ve witnessed her incredibly brave, positive attitude toward her recent transition. Needless to say, we’re a little jealous [...]
Since Against Me!’s Laura Jane Grace (né Tom Gabel) came out as transsexual earlier this year, she’s been playing shows wearing dresses and heels and receiving all sorts of props from the music community. Now the fashion community is recognizing her. Show More Summary
"I'm probably one of the luckiest transsexuals in the world."
Earlier this year, Against Me! lead singer Laura Jane Grace (known then as Tom Gabel) came out as transgendered. Also this year, MTV relaunched their iconic fashion series House Of Style. In the most recent episode, MTV visits Grace at her home where they discuss transitioning, Madonna, and discovering style. Watch below. Get More: MTV [...]
For its final episode of the season, House of Style 2.0 headed to the St. Augustine, Florida, home of Laura Jane Grace, lead singer of the punk band Against Me! She gave co-host Joan Smalls a tour of her closet, pointing out an old Dead Kennedys T-shirt ("when I was ... More »
'Transgender Dysphoria Blues' is the title of Against Me!’s new album coming out next year, and it's pretty fitting considering front man Tom Gabel is now front woman Laura Jane Grace. read more
Laura Jane Grace Twitter Against Me!'s lead singer Laura Jean Grace was injured Wednesday night during a concert at the Soapbox in Wilmington, North Carolina when her microphone stand was accidentally smashed into her face by a crowdsurfer. Although...Show More Summary
"I'm gonna start a kickstarter to get a diamond grill like Kanye."
Thu 17 Jan 2013 The acclaimed Florida punk-rock band are returning to Australia for the first time since lead singer Laura Jane Grace's decision to change genders. Catch...
“I’m very early on in my transition – I still blur a line – but I know the changes are going to be coming, and I fear how [my wife] is going to interpret them and whether that will affect if she’s physically attracted to me is terrifying. But ideally you marry someone because you [...]