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Listen: Joseph Eid – Watch It Fall

Listen: Joseph Eid – Watch It Fall

Folk-pop-traditional singer/songwriter, Joseph Eid, has an unusual background for a folk-pop singer. He grew up in the suburbs of New York. While at college, Eid studied psychology and pre-med, but after his first semester at med school, Eid made the brave decision to drop out, and moved to New York City, to follow his dream […]

Listen: Primal Static

Listen: Primal Static

For our music slot this morning, we feature Primal Static, with Fall Before Your Pride, from their new EP, Panstylistic. Primal Static, who were featured in our January 2017 monthly issue of EILE Magazine, are a two-piece alternative rock project, with blues and trance interlaced with their rock soul. Song-writer/singer/guitarist, GT, and Keyboardist/bassist, Houfei, use trance beats […]

GLAAD: Over 140 entertainers, including Lady GaGa and Amy Poehler, against anti-LGBTQ bills, support #TXtogether

GLAAD: Over 140 entertainers, including Lady GaGa and Amy Poehler, against anti-LGBTQ bills, support #TXtogether

GLAAD, in partnership with Equality Texas, The Ally Coalition, and leading artists, entertainers, and influencers, have released an open letter with more than 140 signatures, opposing bills that threaten harm to the LGBTQ community in the Lone Star State.  The diverse range of signatories addressed the letter to leaders in Texas, urging they oppose Senate Bill 6 (SB […]

US: Trans Court Hearing Set Amid Fight Over Trump Nominee

US: Trans Court Hearing Set Amid Fight Over Trump Nominee

The U.S. Supreme Court has scheduled oral arguments in a major dispute on transgender rights for March 28, when the U.S. Senate is set to be in the midst of a political fight over President Donald Trump’s nominee to a vacant seat on the bench. By March, the Republican-controlled U.S. Senate is likely to be […]

US: 150,000 Youth Ages 13 To 17 Identify As Transgender

US: 150,000 Youth Ages 13 To 17 Identify As Transgender

An estimated 0.7 percent of youth ages 13 to 17, or 150,000 youth, identify as transgender in the United States, according to a new study released by The Williams Institute at the UCLA School of Law. This study is the first to provide population estimates for youth who identify as transgender in each of the […]

US: First Ever ‘America’s LGBT Economy’ Report

US: First Ever ‘America’s LGBT Economy’ Report

In the US, The National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), the business voice of the LGBT community, has released the first ever snapshot demonstrating the economic and social impact of America’s leading LGBT business owners and entrepreneurs. The new report explores the types and sizes of LGBT-owned businesses currently certified by the NGLCC, […]

It’s Official! Will & Grace Back For 2017-2018 Season (See Trailer)

It’s Official! Will & Grace Back For 2017-2018 Season (See Trailer)

NBC is officially bringing back television’s favorite foursome with a 10-episode limited run of ‘Will & Grace’ during the 2017-18 season. Stars Eric McCormack, Debra Messing, Sean Hayes and Megan Mullally — each of whom received at least one Emmy Award for their respective performances throughout the series — will be back.