1. Against Me!'s Laura Jane Grace to Release Memoir 'Tranny' Later This Year

    March 21, 2016 12:53 PM EDT 0 0 0 Against Me! leader, star of a web series , inspiration to many -- Laura Jane Grace can now add published author to her resumé. She’s been journaling and writing song lyrics for ages, but today (March 21) she announced her autobiography will hit shel ...

  2. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Trailer Drops: See Reactions From Janelle Monaé, Diplo & More

    October 20, 2015 11:34 AM EDT 0 0 0 The official trailer for the seventh Star Wars film, Star Wars: The Force Awakens , debuted last night (Oct. 19) during Monday Night Football -- and the biggest names in entertainment were just as excited to see what J.J. Abrams had in store for the ...

  3. Against Me's Laura Jane Grace on Life Since Coming Out as Transgender: 'It Was Like Stepping on a Roller Coaster'

    October 08, 2015 5:55 PM EDT Against Me frontwoman Laura Jane Grace’s past three years have been as rocky as they are inspiring. In 2012, the 34-year-old punk-rocker came out to the world as transgender and began taking hormone treatments. Grace’s longtime drummer left Agai ...

  4. Bonnaroo Day 2 Recap: Kendrick Lamar Rocks Old Hits, Kacey Musgraves Enchants With New Music

    June 13, 2015 5:33 AM EDT Also, Chance the Rapper makes a surprise appearance. After warming up the Manchester, Tenn. crowd on Thursday night, Bonnaroo was in full force Friday. The main stage finally opened, and the first round of top dog (and Top Dawg) acts was deploye ...

  5. Watch Miley Cyrus and Laura Jane Grace Team-Up for 'True Trans Soul Rebel'

    May 11, 2015 7:04 AM EDT 0 0 0 Following up their cover of The Replacements "Androgynous," Miley Cyrus has re-teamed with Laura Jane Grace and Against Me! bandmate Atom Willard for the band's "True Trans Soul Rebel," off their 2014 album release Transgend ...

  6. Miley Cyrus, Joan Jett & Laura Jane Grace Cover the Replacements' 'Androgynous': Watch

    May 08, 2015 4:42 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Replacements have sounded sharp at recent performances, but this rendition of their Let It Be classic "Androgynous" gives even Paul Westerberg and company a run for their money. Miley Cyrus teamed with Joan Jett and Laura Jane Grace an ...

  7. Against Me!, 'Glee' Honored at GLAAD Awards

    March 22, 2015 10:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 Florida punk act Against Me! and the now-wrapped TV series Glee  have received stamps of approval from GLAAD. GLAAD is a U.S.-based group that promotes lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender presence in the media, and celebrated its honorees at a ce ...

  8. 'Ten Bands, One Cause' Fights Breast Cancer With Pink Vinyl Reissues (Update)

    September 30, 2014 10:00 AM EDT The month of October's holidays include World Vegetarian Day, National Nut Day, Yom Kippur, Columbus Day, and, of course, Halloween. But it's also National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and in honor of those ubiquitous pink ribbons a ...

  9. Against Me!’s Laura Jane Grace, Tegan and Sara Confirmed for LGBT ‘Trailblazers’ Special

    June 04, 2014 7:03 AM EDT 0 0 0 Against Me! singer/songwriter Laura Jane Grace and Tegan and Sara are among the artists confirmed to appear on Logo TV’s "Trailblazers" special, an hour-long program that honors pioneers in the fight for LGBT rights. Brooklyn Nets’ basketb ...

  10. Arcade Fire’s Win Butler Responds to Laura Jane Grace’s Criticism of ‘We Exist’ Video

    May 25, 2014 2:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 Arcade Fire frontman Win Butler has responded to criticism from Against Me! singer Laura Jane Grace about a music video for Arcade Fire’s gay-rights anthem "We Exist," starring Andrew Garfield as a transgender woman who finds peace while r ...

  11. Against Me!'s Laura Jane Grace Gets Reality Show

    May 01, 2014 12:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 The online series, via AOL, will tell the story of Grace's transition from male to female Laura Jane Grace, singer/songwriter of the celebrated punk band Against Me!, came out as transgender in 2011, becoming one of that community's most v ...

  12. Against Me! Singer Laura Jane Grace On Gender Transition, Struggles & New Album

    March 25, 2014 1:42 AM EDT 0 0 0 Laura Jane Grace, who came out as transgender two years ago, says she's able to sing in a new, liberated voice on her band's latest album because she's no longer hiding. Grace, 33, came out as transgender in 2012. She was born Tom Gab ...

  13. Against Me! Announces Tour Behind 'Transgender Dysphoria Blues'

    February 06, 2014 8:58 PM EST 0 0 0 Florida punk act Against Me! has announced a new U.S. tour behind new album "Transgender Dysphoria Blues," Consequence of Sound reports . The four-piece, which released its new album late last month, will hit 21 different cities across the ...

  14. Joan Jett To Return With ‘Unvarnished’

    August 02, 2013 4:09 AM EDT Joan Jett still "loves rock 'n' roll" and is finally returning to music. The rocker announced Thursday that she will release her first album in more than seven years, "Unvarnished," on Oct. 1. Jett, who is best-known ...

  15. Laura Jane Grace Readies For Against Me! Dates With Solo Trek

    July 03, 2013 2:21 AM EDT With punk outfit Against Me! returning to the stage this September, frontwoman Laura Jane Grace will warm-up with a mini-tour of her own. Ticket buyers for her north coast dates will get first taste of new Against Me! music. They’ll receive a dow ...

  16. Why The Wanted Play Gay Clubs: Marketing, Music And The LGBT Community's Mainstream Music Clout

    June 12, 2012 12:45 PM EDT When the Wanted was looking to book its first major U.S. gigs in January, the British pop group didn't just call up Live Nation or AEG to reach the tween- and teen-girl fan base courted by the generations of boy bands that had come before the ...

  17. Against Me! Singer Tom Gabel: I'm Transgender

    May 09, 2012 1:16 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tom Gabel, the singer for Florida punk rock group Against Me! , has come out as transgender, and plans to begin living as a woman under the name Laura Jane Grace. According to Rolling Stone , the punk singer is set to begin the process of living as ...