Tom Gabel, Against Me!'s front man has revealed that he is planning to begin living life as a woman! The whole story will be featured in the next issue of Rolling Stone magazine but its been exerpted on the websites for Rolling Stone, and Alternative Press.
Its come out that Tom has been dealing with gender dysophoria for years, and has now made the choice to start the sex change process. Eventually, Tom will take on the name Laura Jane Grace, and he is remaining married to his wife, Heather. "For me, the most terrifying thing about this was how she would accept the news." Tom said. "But she's been super-amazing and understanding."
Until talking to Rolling Stone magazine, Tom had only told a handful of people about the transition. He knows it will not be an easy thing to through, but this will be good for him. The full story will be in the next issue or Rolling Stone, which will be available May 11.
In other news, Juliet Simms of Automatic Loveletter came in second place on The Voice and everyone is very proud of her.
We the Kings has teemed up with a Brazilan band, Tipo Uisque oand American Rag magazine for a new web series based around their visit to Sao Paulo, Brazil. The first of six episodes is up now, you can watch it on Raggedmusic on YouTube or onb Music = Life. (Due to techincal difficulties, I can not put the video here. I apologize.)
Bands like Black Veil Brides, A Day To Remember, Papa Roach, and others are all in the studio recording their new albums.
These are just some of the happenings in the music world. There will always be something that Immortal Music did not cover, but here are just some events.