Melissa Etheridge, Meshell Ndegeocello, and Kim Deal changed everything with their brazen '93 releases. Writer Ella Vincent argues these women made Tegan and Sara, Beth Ditto, and Frank Ocean possible.
Among the music icon's greatest finds was Whitney Houston, who Clive Davis remembers at length in his new memoir.
Forty-seven years after she left high school to support her family in Britain and became a musical sensation, lesbian singer-songwriter Joan Armatrading shows no signs of stopping now.
Rick Ian Gordon talks with The Advocate about his emotional and fulfilling journey composing Green Sneakers, a mini-opera about the AIDS-related death of his partner.
He's helped make the careers of Whitney Houston, Bruce Springsteen, Janis Joplin, and Kelly Clarkson a success — among many others — and in Davis's memoir he talks about his long-term relationship with a man.
Jamie McDermott, out singer of The Irrepressibles, discusses his new album, his influences, and being gay in the music industry now.