HTDJ 114: Pride Edition

Holly Johnson of Frankie Goes To Hollywood
Holly Johnson of Frankie Goes To Hollywood
Tomorrow is Oakland Pride, the closing event of the pride season in the SF Bay Area. And I realized that most of the time the music we hear for pride is straight pop singers. So today's show is all queer bands/musicians in celebration of queer creativity and visibility. Happy pride!


  1. In My Arms by Rufus Wainwright on s/t (Dreamworks)
  2. Rocket Man by Elton John on Honky Chateau (Mercury)
  3. Break
  4. Space Oddity by David Bowie (Mercury)
  5. Come Home With Me Baby by Dead Or Alive (Epic)
  6. Queen by Perfume Genius on Too Bright (Matador)
  7. Boyfriend by Tegan and Sara on Love You To Death (Warner Bros.)
  8. I'm Your Man by Wham! on Music From The Edge Of Heaven (Columbia)
  9. Two Weeks by Grizzly Bear on Veckatimist (Warp)
  10. You Don't Own Me by Lesley Gore (Mercury)
  11. GMF by John Grant on Pale Green Ghosts (Partisan)
  12. Say Hello, Wave Goodbye by Soft Cell on Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret (Sire)
  13. Deceptacon by Le Tigre on s/t (Mr. Lady)
  14. Do You Wanna Funk? by Sylvester (w/ Patrick Cowley) (Domino)
  15. Your Mangled Heart by Gossip on Standing In The Way Of Control (Kill Rock Stars)
  16. I'm Sorry Baby, But You Can't Stand In My Light Anymore by Bob Mould on Life and Times (Anti-)
  17. Diplomat's Son by Vampire Weekend on Contra (XL)
  18. Miss Me Blind by Culture Club (Epic)
  19. Bulletproof by La Roux on s/t (Polydor)
  20. Leather Rebel by Judas Priest on Painkiller (Columbia)
  21. Boyfriend by Against Me! on Shape Shift With Me (Total Treble)
  22. Chorus by Erasure (Mute)
  23. Relax by Frankie Goes To Hollywood on Welcome To The Pleasuredome (Island)
  24. All My Little Words by Magnetic Fields on 69 Love Songs (Merge)
  25. Buffalo Stance by Neena Cherry on Raw Like Sushi (Virgin)
  26. Tomorrow by Morrissey on Your Arsenal (Sire)
  27. Seigfried by Frank Ocean on Blonde (Boys Don't Cry)
  28. Cool Drink Of Water by Gun Club on Fire Of Love (Ruby)