feeling this way today
feeling this way today
can’t get enuff
Watching this trailer for Laverne Cox’s forthcoming documentary about CeCe McDonald, a day after Jared Leto’s Oscar win for playing a transgender woman, I’m thinking:
If you’re a cisgender actor playing a trans woman, and the experience of learning about trans issues doesn’t compell you to speak out at every possible moment in support of trans women and against anti-trans violence and incarceration, then how could you have POSSIBLY done a good job understanding and portraying that character in the first place?
Philip Seymour Hoffman had that famous line that was probably the best line in Almost Famous, the one that stuck out most when I was too shy to talk to other people:
“The only true currency in this bankrupt world is what we share with someone else when we’re uncool.”
When I moved to the…
SPANKIN’ NEW SATURDAYS
Welcome to your weekly new music one-stop shop. I’ve meticulously curated (bwahah) these sonic offerings and have taken the trouble to ascribe some QUEENDOM adjectives, so you know how to feel. I hope you get into this gig and live this fantasy.
I reserve the right to post more new music today — SNS is an all-day affair. Girl, check back in, girl.
And if YOU want to share new music with the people, get in touch, honey.
Here we go:
DUCK SAUCE - RADIO STEREO
IT’S SERVING: Dancing-Queen-meets-Talking-Heads dancehall smasher by way of East Village circa 2007 HOUSE PARTY. Ya dig?
SHE WANTS TO BE your new hype track. Your pumping the runway that is NYC anthem.
ACTIVE CHILD - SUBTLE (FEAT. MIKKY EKKO)
SHE’S SERVING: ‘Beat Goes On’/’Beat It’ just got engaged to have a commitment ceremony in PA with Antony Hegarty’s younger, more butchqueen brother. Cinematic Grooving Bat Cave Authenticity.
SHE WANTS TO BE your second introduction to someone we’re going to be seeing a lot from in the coming years (that’s Sir Ekko). Your subway journey opening track.
PRINCESS NOKIA - VERSACE HOTTIE
SHE’S SERVING: BOOTY CLAP STUNNA banji lowbrow-Azealia Banks 3AM moonshine’n’mollied B.I.T.C.H. vogue off.
SHE WANTS TO BE that new new brvukklin jump off. For when you’re feeling fresh. :D
innovative spooky sexy via mocatv
Do yourself a favor and peep this sultry, trippy SZA video.