The LGBT+ Music Thread

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Re: The LGBT+ Music Thread

Unread postby Capt._Trips » 30 March 2020, 23:33

"I hope your having fun" paul McCartney

"Castles made of sand slips into the sea,
Eventually" jimi hendrix

"We are star dust. We are golden" joni mitchell

Edna St. Vincent Millay — 'My candle burns at both ends;It will not last the night; But ah, my foes, and oh, my friends—It gives a lovely light!'
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Re: The LGBT+ Music Thread

Unread postby Magic J » 31 March 2020, 23:17

Capt._Trips wrote:Franz Ferdenand - Michael

Woo! Represent! Love this song. :P

Here's Muna.



Well, that's my elctro-poppy break from my current fare. Introducing:



Apparently notorious for sending pornographic love letters to Johnny Depp, whom they were obsessed with. I mean, he is quite nice looking I suppose. :shrug:
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Re: The LGBT+ Music Thread

Unread postby Magic J » 1 April 2020, 23:15

Some newer artists, both with great singing voices, imo. Here's one from the mysterious Orville Peck. Who is Orville Peck? Shall we ever know? Does it matter? Will he be releasing more music soon? Yes!



Another one, this time from Stephin Merritt and The Magnetic Fields. A tragic tale of impossible love which amused me greatly.

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Re: The LGBT+ Music Thread

Unread postby Magic J » 24 April 2020, 23:09

Moar Jimmy Somerville. Solo, disco Jimmy Somerville, this time.


Original is by Sylvester, who's an interesting artist, too. I just like the Somerville version a bit better. Punchier.
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Re: The LGBT+ Music Thread

Unread postby Magic J » 4 May 2020, 12:19

It's Prince! Weren't he pretty?


Big Gay Icon, whether he would have wanted to be or not. :P
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Re: The LGBT+ Music Thread

Unread postby harel » 10 May 2020, 17:02

Harel Skaat* from Israel. The most underrated singer ever:



* the black-haired one in this video clip.

* I am not him.
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Re: The LGBT+ Music Thread

Unread postby Eryx » 10 May 2020, 18:48

I've posted this before, but it's still a favorite.

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Re: The LGBT+ Music Thread

Unread postby Magic J » 21 May 2020, 10:45

harel wrote:Harel Skaat* from Israel. The most underrated singer ever]

Saw the name and for a moment thought you wonderfully shameless. :P

Anyone into Christine and the Queens?



Second favorite current French singer. Banjamin Clementine just squeaks into first place.

EDIT: Upon closer inspection, Benjamin Clementine is actually British. Christine and the Queens back in first place.
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Re: The LGBT+ Music Thread

Unread postby ceez » 26 May 2020, 14:57

Magic J wrote:Wow-ee! It's the

LGBT+ Music Thread

Obvious first choice, and an absolute banger from Electric Six. Yup, it's "Gay Bar".



Or alternatively, if that's a bit too on the nose, how about "Smalltown Boy" by the Synthpop band Bronski Beat. It's a pretty powerful tune.




I loved these two songs when I was younger, brings back memories of when
I was younger dancing to this home alone in my room :)

Elton John was another favorite



Lil Nas X is ok



And you can't mention Queen without posting this

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Re: The LGBT+ Music Thread

Unread postby Magic J » 26 May 2020, 21:13

ceez wrote:And you can't mention Queen without posting this


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Every musical excursion leads back to Queen.



Ah, Rogerina: creating confusing feelings in straight guys since '84. :lol:
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