Chuck Ragan from Hot Water Music was recently interviewed about Against Me!'s Laura Jane Grace.
From the InterviewIn all seriousness, I felt really honored to be a part of a community that was so open-minded supporting people doing things out of the norm, because when I was a kid, that’s what punk was all about. It was a mind-set, about you being exactly who you wanted to be, no matter what your school or your parents or the church said.

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Thomas Nassiff on 05/28/12 - 10:11 AM
Against Me! singer-guitarist Tom Gabel made her live debut as Laura Jane Grace on Friday, performing with the band under her new name for the first time.
From the ArticleCharging through a 40-minute set at Humphreys Concerts by the Bay in San Diego – the first stop in a month-long U.S. tour with British rockers the Cult – the quartet played six new songs, including the rollicking anthem "Transgender Dysphoria Blues," the title track of an album they're working on. Decked out in a loose-fitting black tank top, tight black jeans and black eye shadow, Grace was in high spirits as she delivered her trademark, throat-shredding screams.
Jason Tate on 05/26/12 - 04:26 PM
As the news about Against Me!'s Tom Gabel has spread around the punk community, all of us have had some sort of reaction and response to it. We'd like to thank our users for a polite and respectful discussion on the matter. Another human's personal decision, no matter how many great punk songs they wrote, should be made with the purpose of making them happy and comfortable in their own life and in their own skin. No decision like this should inspire hate and bigotry, and we're happy to be seeing very little of that in our community last night and today. A lot of musicians and industry folk have expressed their own opinions and support, and we've decided to collect some of them. We'd like...
Thomas Nassiff on 05/09/12 - 09:14 AM
It has just come to our attention that Rolling Stone will be publishing an article on May 24th detailing how Tom Gabel, frontman and lead singer to Against Me! will be undergoing a sex change. This is literally breaking right now, so give me a second as I put together the facts and update this post with the information that comes in.

Update: Gabel says his new name will be Laura Jane Grace. He says he's not attracted to men and will still be married to his wife. They have a 2-year-old daughter.

Update #2: Some pictures of the upcoming article are online, check them out here. The full article is in the May 24th issue of the magazine.

Update #3: This goes without saying, but...
Jason Tate on 05/08/12 - 06:46 PM
Chuck Ragan, Dan Andriano, Cory Branan, Tommy Gabel, Nathaniel Rateliff and other special guests will be on this year's Revival Tour. The dates are in the replies.
Thomas Nassiff on 02/02/12 - 01:38 PM
Tom Gabel of Against Me! will be playing in Madison, WI on Monday alongside Tom Morello and others. Details are in the replies.

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Deborah Remus on 02/19/11 - 10:44 PM
Edit: The chat has ended. Thanks so much to Tom for spending his time with us.

Tom Gabel of Against Me! will be here chatting at 4pm EST/1pm PST. Come through with any and all questions regarding the band's new record: White Crosses.
Garett Press on 05/20/10 - 07:53 AM
Tom Gabel's new solo EP, Heart Burns, is now streaming on Purevolume. The Against Me! frontman's EP hits stores through Sire Records next Tuesday, October 28th.
Tony Pascarella on 10/23/08 - 03:48 PM
Tom Gabel (Against Me!) has posted a new video for his upcoming solo EP, Heart Burns, which you can see in the replies.
Steve Henderson on 10/02/08 - 06:49 PM
I will be interviewing Tom Gabel (Against Me!) this week. Leave your questions in the replies. His debut solo effort, Heart Burns, comes out October 28th via Sire.
Chris Fallon on 10/02/08 - 04:07 PM
Tom Gabel (Against Me!) will release Heart Burns on October 28, 2008.

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1. Random Hearts
2. Conceptual Paths
3. Cowards Sing At Night
4. Amputations
5. Anna Is A Stool Pigeon
6. Harsh Realms
7. 100 Years Of War

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Anton Djamoos on 09/15/08 - 09:51 AM
A live acoustic video of Against Me! performing "Baby, I'm an Anarchist" can be seen in the replies.
Anton Djamoos on 02/25/08 - 09:43 AM
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