Trans Guy Models for Hollister Co. to Help Cancel Bullying | & Info on Spirit Day 2019

Hollister has teamed up with DoSomething.Org to spread positivity and to cancel bullying. Hollister and DoSomething say “Going back to school can be super exciting, but anxiety around being bullied can also make it super stressful. Want to Do Something about it? All you need are two words: High. Five.” Instagram Influencers and YouTubers are joining this amazing initiative to help spread the word! Trans … Continue reading Trans Guy Models for Hollister Co. to Help Cancel Bullying | & Info on Spirit Day 2019

Ryan Cassata Creates Playlist on Billboard, Writes about Self Discovery in Classic Rock Era Music

In a Billboard article titled “Trans Artist-Activist Ryan Cassata Shares Summer of Pride Mix & Talks Escaping Queer-Phobia” Ryan Cassata digs deep into his upbringing in the music industry, starting with his classic rock heroes and diving into current queer music. He writes “Before I was old enough to actually escape I found myself immersed in rock n’ roll. I would lay on my bedroom … Continue reading Ryan Cassata Creates Playlist on Billboard, Writes about Self Discovery in Classic Rock Era Music

“Lucky Lucky” by Safe as Houses is an Alt-Rock Hit

As soon as the vocal hits the track, it’s obvious to the listener that “Lucky Lucky” by Safe as Houses is a alt-rock hit. Driven by acoustic guitars, the song has a great musical layout, that gives plenty of space for the vocals and lyrics to be heard. However, even if the song had no vocals, it could still be appreciated musically. There is a … Continue reading “Lucky Lucky” by Safe as Houses is an Alt-Rock Hit

PRIDE RADAR: Ryan Cassata Releases 2016 Demo Version of “Gender Binary” after Files Were Stolen

Ryan Cassata’s message on YouTube: “Hi Everyone! It’s Pride Month so I thought I would finally release this version I have of Gender Binary. I went into the studio in early 2016 to make a record (right after Shine came out). We started working on this song. Unfortunately, my files were stolen, and I never got to finish this song. This is a compressed MP3 … Continue reading PRIDE RADAR: Ryan Cassata Releases 2016 Demo Version of “Gender Binary” after Files Were Stolen

PRIDE RADAR: LP & her heartbreak anthem “Shaken”

“Being gay has definitely been a challenge in that people in the industry can sometimes think that defines you.” – LP  We are now more than halfway through Pride Month! Today we wanted to introduce our readership to another incredible out and proud LGBT artist: LP. We are celebrating her infectious song “Shaken.” It’s quite obvious to the ears that LP’s song “Shaken” is a … Continue reading PRIDE RADAR: LP & her heartbreak anthem “Shaken”

Celebrate Brooklyn Pride at this Awesome After Party!

On June 8th, Union Hall in Park Slope, Brooklyn, will be hosting a one of a kind pride after-party featuring queer country musicians from across the US. The artists featured are: Ryan Cassata, Paisley Fields, Mercy Bell, Karen & The Sorrows, and Goldenchild. Doors open up at 7PM and the show will finish up around midnight. Tickets are just $10 and must be purchased in … Continue reading Celebrate Brooklyn Pride at this Awesome After Party!

Introducing Brian Huntress to Folk Punk Fans (On Tour Now)

There’s a genre that is loved by so many, yet it’s still very underground. It’s called folk punk. It’s also called anti-folk by many. The genre has gained a cult following through acts like Paul Baribeau, Mischief Brew, Dead Blonde Girlfriend, Cranford Nix and AJJ. Now there’s a new folk punk star on the rise. Their name is Brian Huntress and they are currently on … Continue reading Introducing Brian Huntress to Folk Punk Fans (On Tour Now)

Grain Thief’s “Stateline Hills” is a Truly Unforgettable Song

The song “Stateline Hills” is described by the songwriters as “a classic gambling song.”  Grain Thief released “Stateline Hills” last year on a record titled “Stardust Lodge.” The song is a lonesome sounding country banger about gambling, alcoholism, and partying too heavily. The song is hard hitting. It’s about losing too much money, and losing your soul to complete darkness. The sound of the singers … Continue reading Grain Thief’s “Stateline Hills” is a Truly Unforgettable Song

Tor1n, Matt Swagnew and B.Anderson Release “Black” for Black History Month [Music Video]

As you should know, February is Black History Month. We wanted to shine some light on this incredible hip hop song by Tor1n featuring Matt Swagnew and B.Anderson. It was brought to Rock the Pigeon’s attention to spread awareness during Black History Month. The conscious hip hop song is titled “BLACK” and speaks about important issues that are still heavily and negatively affecting the black … Continue reading Tor1n, Matt Swagnew and B.Anderson Release “Black” for Black History Month [Music Video]

Radar State Release Debut LP “Strays” & New Music Video on Wiretap Records

Radar State is the pop-punk supergroup featuring The Get Up Kids’ Matt Pryor and Jim Suptic, The Anniversary’s Josh Berwanger and The Architects’/The Gadjits’ Adam Phillips. Radar State released their debut record “Strays” on January 11, 2019 via Wiretap Records. Radar State cleverly combines elements of pop-punk, emo rock, rock n’ roll, and indie rock to create a sound that sounds fresh with subtle elements … Continue reading Radar State Release Debut LP “Strays” & New Music Video on Wiretap Records