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Laura Jane Grace

Against Me!’s Laura Jane Grace Now Has Her Own Reality Show

Against Me!’s Laura Jane Grace has partnered with AOL for a new reality series documenting the singer’s life and other members of the trans community whose experiences are woefully underrepresented and misunderstood in the media. The name of the series of So Much More, and a preview/teaser episode can be viewed here.

Grace spent 31 years, in her own words, “pretending to be someone else.” She came out as a transgender woman in a 2012 issue of Rolling Stone and has since been very open about adjusting to her new life. So Much More will follow …

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REVIEW: Against Me! – True Trans EP

Artist: Against Me!
Album: True Rans
Genre: Punk

Against Me! are not out to please everyone, nor do they run around spitefully pissing everyone off. For whatever reason, though, the collective cynicism of the punk community is routinely shot across their bow citing every superficial thing from choice in record labels down to nitpicky reservations over production. On the other hand, one would be hard pressed to search out a disparaging opinion of the band as songwriters and musicians and isn’t that why you’re here today? Let’s talk about True Trans, a two-song digital EP available for free (for a …

Tom Gabel

WATCH: MTV Interviews Laura Jean Grace

Ever since Against Me!’s Laura Jean Grace unveiled herself to the world, people have wanted to know more. Sure there was the Rolling Stone piece that introduced us to AM!’s new/old face, but a few pages in a bi-weekly publication can hardly hope to please everyone.

Starting today, MTV is making their recent conversation with Laura Jean Grace available for streaming online. See the vocalist, hear her thoughts, and dive even deeper into the mind of one of rock’s most passionate soldiers. Just click past the jump and enjoy. …

Tom Gabel

Against Me! Premiere “Transgender Dysphoria Blues”

Just weeks after announcing his intention to transition from Tom Gabel to Laura Jean Grace in Rolling Stone, Against Me!’s frontman has unveiled the title track (and incredibly autobiographical) single for the band’s next album.

While no studio audio has surfaced, talk of Against Me! performing a new song on the road have been swirling since the band returned to the road post Gabel’s announcement. Today is the first day high quality video came by the UTG inbox, so today is the day we’ve chosen to post about it. The song is simple, with Gabel performing solo and acoustic …