It was in church that Franklin would start to find her voice—and we’ve been thanking god for decades that she did.
John Waters, Laurin Talese, Robert Randolph, Cheerleader and Man Overboard are but a few of the sure-to-please acts playing in town.
The eclectic axeman's deep steeping in gospel, funk and rock has fused his music with an uncommon universality that’s impossible to shake.
It’s totally possible that Michael Sam’s slowly but surely making queer people sports fans: learning rules, checking scores, researching his draft prospects, etc. But this week is his week (we’re hoping) to be the first openly gay NFL player drafted into the league. It’s pretty thrilling, actually, on par with Jason Collins’ openness and barrier [...]