A Showcase of Transgender Artists, Musicians, Writers and Performers

Trans-Genre Artists
Solidad Decosta: Performer, author, and musician

solidad decosta

Performer/author/musician solidad decosta is an uppity Portuguese woman who isn’t afraid to claim her black Latina maternal ancestry. Equal parts street journalist, storyteller and crone-ta-be with Leo moon credentials, her work encompasses the why and where of life outside the boxes in a label obsessed world, and the what, when, who and how of everything… Read More »

Angelica Ross

Angelica’s journey began when she graduated high school at the age of 17, to avoid 1 more year of spiritual torture. Angelica traveled, from Racine to Rochester, NY where she was recruited by the U.S. Navy. They knew this black blonde-haired boy didn’t belong when she showed up to the physical with her toenails painted,… Read More »

WALKI’s MONSTER

Nowadays my stage name is WALKI’s MONSTER. I have performed in Europe and in Canada. I am a musician, a writer, an artist and a photographer. My style of music may vary from one song to the next, goth, rock, blues, alternative, experimental. I was told many times that gender was biological, but I cannot… Read More »

Liam Bechen

liam bechen (liam and the bees) is a 27-year-old social worker by day, rockstar by night (and afternoon). he has been making music from a young age, smashing the keys of his fischer price dinosaur piano and making up songs when he was knee high to a grasshopper. music became a central focus of his… Read More »

(Self Portrait) Midwest GenderQueer

JAC Stringer

JAC Stringer, also known as Midwest GenderQueer, is a trans-genderqueer femme, (dis)abled-kid radical activist and performance artist. A native of Cincinnati, Ohio, JAC strives to create visibility, community, and resources for trans*and queer communities. JAC has lectured and performed across the USA and Canada with his work focusing trans* and queer education, social justice, femme… Read More »

Elias Krell

Elias is a singer, writer, and performer who currently lives in Poughkeepsie, New York. They are writing a book about trans musicians, with a focus on race, class, and ability, and have released three records, the latest of which is “Elias Krell & the No Good.”  

Bastian Quinn Dubh‑Ze’ev

Raised in Central Florida to be a good little Catholic girl, Bastian found out he was really a nice Jewish young man fairly early in life, but did not come out as trans* until 2005, when he was 23 and living in Kansas. Bastian is a writer and poet who dabbles in watercolor and oil… Read More »

Jenny Slater

Originally from Liverpool, Jenny has played in various types of bands, duos, trios etc, performing in venues all over the country and on the continent since the age of 15. She has also appeared on local radio and regional television programmes in North West England as well as playing at the First International Beatles Festival… Read More »

Jackie Isfabulous

I’m Jackie Isfabulous a mtf transsexual. I started my transition in may 2010. I started living full time in Nov of 2010. I have legally changed my name and my gender marker on my ID . I grew up a quiet kid with and always loved music. It wasn’t until 2009 when a couple of… Read More »

Johnny Blazes

Named “one of Boston’s rising stars” by Stuff Magazine, Johnny Blazes is known for their genre-bending, gender-blending, tongue-in-cheek performances.  They draw from their training in theater, dance and voice to create a category-defying brand of vaudevillian performance that incorporates drag, burlesque, comedy and clowning. After graduating from Oberlin College in 2007, where they founded and… Read More »