'First Grass Spring Fire' by Rae Spoon

Last month, I got to see Rae Spoon perform at the first ever Queer Pop—an event that showcased queer artists as part of Pop Montreal—an annual not-for-profit music festival since 2002. I huddled inside Le Cagibi situated on the corner of St. Viateur and Parc Avenue in the packed room, escaping that September day’s crispness. Fluffy Souffle, drag… read more

Watch the Book Trailer for Rae Spoon's 'First Grass Spring Fire'

Transgender indie-folk/electronica musician and author Rae Spoon’s debut book First Grass Spring Fire (Arsenal Pulp Press) hits bookshelves this September. Spoon’s personal essay Femme Cowboy was featured in the 2011 anthology Persistence: All Ways Butch and Femme, a finalist for the 24th annual Lambda Literary Awards. … read more