A Showcase of Transgender Artists, Musicians, Writers and Performers

Trans-Genre Artists

Actor Slash Model

Through both music and film Actor Slash Model addresses issues of gender identity, gender performance and politics, a sex positive ideal, and the art making process. As a duet music project, Actor Slash Model creates fun, quirky, entertaining music exploring gender and sex positivity as well as the most basic inspirations to all people: love,… Read More »

Fabian Romero

Fabian Romero is a Two Spirit Queer Chicano poet, blogger, and community organizer. Their sincere poetry and stories stem from their experiences as an Economic Refugee, speaking two languages, Queerness, and working as a migrant laborer. Fabian was born in Michoacán, Mexico and came to North America when they were seven years old. Since 2007, they… Read More »

My Parents Favorite Music

Steffeny “Steffo” Messinger refers to her pseudonym/moniker “My Parents Favorite Music” for the video game and pop culture influenced songs she writes, produces, and records independently. Releasing albums as pieces of the map to a mysterious island, she tours the country bringing clever wordplay and a colorful presence to her musical adventure, and every listener is… Read More »

Heidi Barton Stink

Heidi Barton Stink is a transgender HipHop artist based out of Minneapolis. She writes and performs positive HipHop with an emphasis on social justice and trans and queer rights. A talented performer and wordsmith, she is a rising star in the world of independent rap. She has free music to download (The Familiar Pattern EP)… Read More »

Mitch Kellaway

Mitch Kellaway is a queer, mixed-race Latino, Boston-based transgender activist, writer, and co-editor of the forthcoming anthology Manning Up: Transsexual Men on Finding Brotherhood, Family & Themselves (Transgress Press, 2014). In 2014, he was listed among the annual Trans 100 for serving trans communities through his writing. He currently contributes to the Huffington Post’s Transgender News & Politics, is… Read More »

Duncan Gibbs

I believe that art can move people to compassionate reflection on how we treat each other and our planet. Duncan is a mixed media artist and communications media professional. Originally from Ohio, he graduated from Antioch College in Yellow Springs, concentrating on video and community television production. In San Francisco, he earned a master’s degree in… Read More »