As the openly gay and Buddhist son of a high-ranking Evangelical leader in Pat Robertson's Christian Coalition, singer-songwriter David Orris' story is certainly one many people will find interesting. Orris took some time to speak with GLAAD about his past, how music has helped him share his story and the evolution of the music industry.
The film, music and interactive tech festival SXSW will be wrapping up this week, but there are still screenings and performers worth catching appearing through March 16. Check out some highlights to add to your schedule.
Mary Lambert, the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter behind the chorus of Macklemore and Ryan Lewis' hit "Same Love," and her own full track extension "She Keeps Me Warm," performed on Z100's Elvis Duran and the Morning Show today before joining Duran for an interview with Good Day NY.