Transgender Dysphoria Blues is the sixth studio album by punk band Against Me!. The album was released on January 21, 2014 by Total Treble Music and Xtra Mile Recordings.
Transgender Dysphoria Blues Lyrics. Your tells are so obvious Shoulders too broad for a girl Keeps you reminded Helps you to remember where you come from. You want them to notice The ragged ends of your summer dress You want them to see you Like they see every other girl They just see a faggot They hold their breath not to catch the sick. Transgender Dysphoria Blues,’ the title track off the Florida band’s sixth album, was an unapologetically raw depiction of her struggles with gender dysphoria that sent shockwaves through the scene. The punk ballad’s triumphant, militant swing juxtaposes the delicate (the image of a pretty summer dress) with the confrontational (‘You’ve got no cunt in your strut’) to capture a beautiful, revolutionary portrait of love and rage in motion. Transgender Dysphoria Blues" Track Info. Written By Laura Jane Grace.
There’s a brave new world that’s raging inside of me, rages Against Me! frontwoman Laura Jane Grace – formerly frontman Tom James Gabel – on FuckMyLife666, the melodic and emotional peak of the band’s first LP since Grace came out as transgender. A series of bracing songs about a self-destructive girl in a boy’s body, it’s a thematic offspring of Lou Reed (see Berlin, et.
Transgender Dysphoria Blues is a bit late to be considered a coming out party for Laura, and has so much thematically in common with it’s predecessor White Crosses that claims of it being a new awakening for Against Me! are a tad bit exaggerated, it’s such a stunning and important stamp on popular rock music that it completely validates all the. attention and anticipation it has gotten. Transgender Dysphoria Blues immediately kicks you in the face, as the title track spits some of the most brutally honest and bracing lyrics Laura has ever written.
Album · 2014 · 10 Songs. Transgender Dysphoria Blues Against Me! Alternative.