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Choosing Ireland's Song for Eurovision

RTE Television, the public service TV network in the Republic of Ireland has broadcast the Eurosong heat to choose the act that will represent the Republic of Ireland at the 2024 Eurovision Song Contest to be held in Malmo, Sweden in the first week of May.  LGBTQIA artists took part in the heats.  Host of the programme Patrick Kielty said that he hoped that the Irish will be able to end a run of bad luck, which has seen the country knocked out in the preliminary stage of the contest in recent years.  When a

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Disco Legend Frank Passes On at Eighty Two

The German music impresario Frank Farian has passed on at the age of eighty two.  Mr Farian was not directly a member of the LGBTQIA communities, but he helped shape the gay clubland sound through his supergroups such as Boney M and Eruption, who

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Documentary on Will and Trans Mate Celebrated

"Exactly what the trans community need right now when we're taking such a beating; American, middle aged white cis man, showing love, kindness and support to his best friend and her journey".   That's what one blogger said of the news that Will Ferrell's best friend is on a journey to transition.

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Remembering BBC Radio 1's First Female DJ

Women in broadcasting have paid tribute to Annie Nightingale, the first female disc jockey at BBC Radio 1, who has passed on at the age of eighty three.  The Guardian newspaper reported "She started her career working in television and newspapers, and became the

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Lil Nas X in Long Tradition of Western Art

Aussie gay magazine DNA reports that rap star Lil Nas X has once again shown his talent for controversy and getting people talking, rather like the great Madonna.  And indeed, just like her, he has this time done it by appropriating Christian ico

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Jan

The NME website, that is the New Musical Express, have met up with Dunstan Bruce of anarcho-pop-punk band Chumbawamba.  The band

27
Jan

Torquay's local independent station South Devon Radio reports that valentine loving LGBTQIA music fans will love The Winner Takes It All, a top ABBA tribu

23
Jan

There have always been strong links between the LGBTQIA+ scenes and countercultural movements such as punk and goth.  Now, a much loved gothic radio stations which transmits on Friday nights on the

22
Jan

Something to brighten those long winter nights of February now.....  Come and join comic legends Chris Sweeney, Tom Allen and Suzi Ruffell for one night only at 21 Soho, for a nigh

20
Jan

Storm Faerywolf writing at the pagan news site The Wild Hunt celebrates the long history of British cult television science fiction series "Doctor Who", noting the series appeal to

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