Gem Club's Porn-Inspired Bedroom Ballads

Including one about the tragic life of gay adult film star Joey Stefano

By Steph Kretowicz

Mary Lambert Teams Up with Nonprofit To Spark Dialogue, Find Support

A pair of out musicians were among the headliners for Heavy and Light, the annual flagship event of suicide and …

By Sunnivie Brydum

Leaving the Mountain

As 'Brokeback Mountain' becomes an opera, the author of the inspirational gay love story prepares to move on.

By Jerry Portwood

Bad Girls Need Christmas, Too

Nostalgia reigns in these six new holiday albums

By Tray Butler

The Top 50 Tracks of 2013

Out's Senior Editor Jason Lamphier chooses his Top 50 songs of the year

By Jason Lamphier

WATCH: JbDubs Has a Dirty Mouth

The singer is back with a new music video

By Stacy Lambe

10 Singles (From Your Favorite Artists) You May Have Missed This Year

No, not "Royals," that other Lorde song and more

By Stacy Lambe

7 Facts The Shondes Taught Us About Mixing Music & Politics

Louisa Solomon, the band's lead vocalist, explains why this queer rock band has more in common with Springsteen than any …

By Katherine Owen

WATCH: Katy Perry And John Mayer’s ‘Who You Love’ Video

Nothing says “love” like a mechanical bull and confetti

By Alex Panisch

WATCH: 'Get Up, Get Up' Video

Brontez Purnell shares the ideas behind his Younger Lovers video

By Jerry Portwood

Listen: Lorde Released New Music Too

Great track; really terrible timing

By Alex Panisch

No Apologies

Austra's Katie Stelmanis on showing love in all its many forms

By Jerry Portwood

Christmas Songs: A Year-Round Playlist

Deck those halls, trim those trees...

By Editors

Need to Know: Creep

The infinite connections of the Brooklyn goth-poppers

By Jason Lamphier

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Score 7 Grammy Nominations

"Same Love" up for Song of the Year

By Stacy Lambe

LISTEN: An Epic Mashup of 2013's 68 Best Songs

Daniel Kim is back with his annual Pop Danthology

By Stacy Lambe