Music

Houston Pride Headliner Todrick Hall: ‘Be Yourself and Be Truthful’

Gay entertainer reflects on his rise to stardom—and opens up about what drives him.

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New Music: Seasonal Gaiety

Brandi Carlile, Erasure, Ezra Furman, and more.

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NEW MUSIC: Queer Sisterhood Is Powerful

Meshell Ndegeocello, Mary Gauthier, Tave Lo, Michelle Malone, and more.

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How a Tony-Winning Singer Finally Came Out to His Mentor from Clear Creek HS

Jesús Garcia returns to Houston this weekend to perform with Bay Area Chorus. 

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Music and the LGBTQ Movement: A Steady Beat of Progress

OutSmart has featured Cyndi Lauper, Andy Bell, Ruthie Foster, Ty Herndon, and many more. By Gregg Shapiro When I tell…

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‘Sir’ Yes Sir

An interview with Casey Spooner of Fischerspooner.

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The Bright Stuff

Shining star Vanessa Williams illuminates Houston’s Brilliant Lecture Series.

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NEW MUSIC: Goodbye, Yellow Brick Road

Elton John, Jason Gould, Sam Smith, and much more.

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Music: Big Blasts from the Past

Minnie Riperton, the Ramones, The Who, Billy Idol, The Moody Blues, and more.

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New on DVD: ‘Chavela’

All about Almodóvar’s friend.

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