In the case of LGBTQ artists trying to shake up the sport, G Flip‘s title deserves to be close to the highest of each record.
Initially from Melbourne, Australia, the up-and-coming pop singer began out making bedroom-meets-synth-pop. Their releases of the previous few years, together with debut album About Us and singles like “Queen” and “Hyperfine,” adopted an analogous, feel-good customary pop wavelength. However with their newest releases, G Flip has switched up their narrative.
In 2022, G Flip has launched “Homosexual 4 Me” (that includes fellow queer alt-pop rising star Lauren Sanderson) and “Get Me Outta Right here,” two raucous, rock-fueled songs that see the star embracing their drummer roots and bringing a style of the rebellious to their sound. As they sing on the latter of the 2 new tracks, “I bought no f–ks to present.”
As they gear up for a efficiency at Saturday’s SummerStage in Central Park (June 18), G Flip took Billboard‘s LGBTQuestionnaire — a collection of questions, fill-in-the-blanks, a number of selection solutions and so forth — to assist followers get to know them just a bit bit higher.
A number of Selection (choose your reply with italics):
I take a look at my cellphone:
I’m taking a look at it proper now
How necessary is social media to your music profession?
Not remotely necessary
I do it however I don’t adore it
Necessary, however I’ve combined emotions about it
Important and I largely adore it
Would you quite be:
Price how strongly you agree/disagree with the next statements (choose your reply with italics):
LGBTQ illustration is bettering within the music business.
Who can inform?
Yeah, most likely
Popping out was simple.
It was sophisticated
It wasn’t horrible
Fill within the clean:
Fletcher is an LGBTQ artist whose music actually evokes me.
The very last thing I bought on-line was an acai bowl.
One phrase to explain my music is queer.
You’ve had a giant previous few months, particularly with “Homosexual 4 Me” and “Get Me Outta Right here.” What has it been like to observe your followers reply to the work you’ve been doing?
It’s been superior. So many individuals have been tremendous supportive. I simply performed a offered out present on the Roxy and bought to fulfill some superior followers earlier than the present. They have been all so pretty.
Who did you develop up listening to that made you need to discover ways to drum?
Dave Grohl/Foo Fighters and Nirvana, Chad Smith from Purple Sizzling Chili Peppers and Travis Barker.
As Delight Month continues, what false impression about non-binary of us do you hope folks begin to unravel?
I simply need folks to coach themselves on what being non-binary is. And which means extra than simply trying up the definition.
You’re trapped on a desert island — what three albums did you deliver with you?
Leon Bridges, Coming Dwelling
Rolling Stones, Some Women
Title a Twitter/Instagram/TikTok account you’re obsessive about.
@Mojothemonkey on TikTok.
What’s your astrological signal? Do you care about astrology?
I’m a Virgo. Sure, I believe it’s cool.
What’s one thing that you simply’ve at all times needed to discover ways to do, however nonetheless haven’t gotten round to?
What accomplishment in your profession are you proudest of?
Getting two pairs of my very own crocs was fairly cool.
Inform us two truths and a lie about your self, however don’t inform us which is the lie.
I used to be Orchestra Captain at college.
I’ve been on Deal or No Deal.
I glued all my fingers and toes collectively as a baby.