Old Crow Medicine Show’s lead singer Ketch Secor opens up on gay acceptance in Country music, progressive history and more.
This spring has been a soaker. But, it will soon fade away. As the summer sun breaks in on Carolina, there will be plenty of time to bare it all in this season‚Äôs hottest and most popular swimwear brands.
For Sam Powell, 71, coming out at age 67 presented its own unique challenges. To face them, he turned to Prime Timers Charlotte, a local chapter of an international organization providing support for ‚Äúslightly older gay and bisexual men.‚ÄĚ
Safe and affordable housing for LGBT seniors is a growing hot topic among advocates working for aging LGBT populations. New projects across the country are seeking to bring solutions to the table, particularly in the form of LGBT-friendly housing developments.
A new generation of leaders are taking the reins. Whether they work from an Uptown tower or other corporate digs, a small-town city council or the offices of a community non-profit, the more than dozen young people profiled in this issue are among some of the brightest and most visionary young leaders under 35.
The GayCharlotte Fim Festival returns at the end of April and includes a North Carolina state premiere with the screening of ‚ÄúRaid of the Rainbow Lounge,‚ÄĚ a documentary recounting a 2009 raid on a Fort Worth, Texas, gay bar that came on the 40th anniversary of the New York City police raids on the Stonewall Inn.
Country music megastar Brad Paisley debuted the title track to his 2011 album ‚ÄúThis is Country Music‚ÄĚ to a standing ovation at the 44th annual Country Music Association Awards in Nashville, Tenn., in November 2010.
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An influx of new staff members over the past several months at a local LGBT youth services agency is signaling increased growth for the organization, as it tackles school outreach, youth homelessness prevention and other programs designed to support LGBT young people.
Cobblestone streets. Waterfront boardwalks. Riverboats. Spring and summer are just around the corner. We‚Äôre still shaking off some chilly weather, but before we know it, spring showers will be giving way to warmer temperatures, longer days and more opportunities for you to cast off your winter blues.
In the mood for a spring or summer getaway, but not turned on by the sand and water of the coast? Never fear, Asheville is here! This charming, LGBT-friendly city has much to offer any traveler on any budget.
With tears and applause, hugs and handshakes, Myers Park Baptist Church said goodbye on Sunday, Feb. 24 to a longtime senior minister who announced in mid-February that he needed to walk away from the stresses of pastoring a 2,200-member congregation.
Alex Newell, who plays ‚ÄúWade ‚ÄėUnique‚Äô Adams‚ÄĚ on FOX‚Äôs hit show ‚ÄúGlee‚ÄĚ from creator Ryan Murphy, will be lighting up Charlotte audiences on Feb. 23 when he takes the stage at the annual Human Rights Campaign North Carolina Gala at the Charlotte Convention Center.