Articles about Homosexuality

Turn and Face the Strange
Billboard (2016) Vol. 128, No. 2, pp. 37-38

 

'Boi' Meets World
Billboard (2015) Vol. 127, No. 35, pp. 34

 

Challenging an "Imagined Community": Discussions (or Lack Thereof) of Black and Queer Experiences Within Heavy Metal Culture
Metal Music Studies (2015) Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 385-394

This article presents a discussion on how heavy metal's foundational philosophy of inclusivity reproduces normative and "mainstream" discourses that are oppressive as participants. Black and queer fans are the focus of this article as they face more overt and covert ...

"Jolene," Genre, and the Everyday Homoerotics of Country Music: Dolly Parton's Loving Address of the Other Woman
Women & Music (2015) Vol. 19, pp. 71-76

Others have taken up Parton's homo-configured story linking the song's title and lyrical images to an attractive young female fan whose beautiful red hair, green eyes, and name inspired "Jolene" and were rendered immortal thereby. Whether we hear the song's ...

YOU HAVE TO LIVE UNAPOLOGETICALLY
Billboard (2015) Vol. 127, No. 36, pp. 48-55

 

Lou Pearlman: THE PRISON INTERVIEW
Billboard (2014) Vol. 126, No. 3, pp. 62-65

 

'Everyone Has To Come Out Somehow'
Billboard (2014) Vol. 126, No. 14, pp. 33