While you're getting ready for your various Pride celebrations, you'll obviously need something lit to listen to. Painting on your first drag face and covering your body in baby powder so you can get that latex on is very dull without the right tunes. Thankfully, we have five playlists, podcasts and radio shows perfect for your Pride pregame.
Bien Buena with Riobamba and Uproot Andy Every third Wednesday, Riobamba and Uproot Andy explore the diverse offerings of New York City's Latin American and Caribbean artists on Red Bull Radio. This month, Philly-based queer DJ Precolumbian will share her experiences and discuss her work and influence dedicated to protecting people of color and the LGBTQ community with Bien Buena's hosts, Riobamba and uproot Andy. Tune in Wednesday at 4pm EST.
Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness Queer Eye's resident grooming guru tackles subjects like egg donation, Renaissance art, figure skating and cults.
Tune-Yards Presents C.L.A.W. Indie radical Merrill Garbus AKA Tune-Yards presents this monthly guide to femme-identifying artists on Red Bull Radio. Recent episodes have profiled artists like Nightwave, Ronika, Keishh and Et.Pat.
Gia Garison's Bound Radio Set New York City DJ Gia Garison fuses gabber, techno and electronica into a pulsing sound perfect for late nights at the city's most hedonistic happenings -- like Bound, Katie Rex's Brooklyn party that exists as "expression of hedonism and desire for femme bodies." For a recent edition of Bound Radio, Garison spun a dark, throbbing mix that'll get you in the mood for any kinky Pride shenanigans you have planned.
Honey Soundsystem Every month, Honey Soundsystem's founding member Jackie House explores the sound of his own crew and the often-unsung heroes of their wider world on Red Bull Radio.