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LGBTQ record label named after Stonewall Inn to launch in June

A new LGBTQ record label is launching in the UK next month to increase visibility for queer artists in the music industry.

According to a press release, 51-53 “seeks to embolden, empower and embrace LGBTQ+ people in electronic music and highlight the genre’s rich heritage within queer culture.”

The label is named after the address of the iconic Stonewall Inn in New York City and aims to take on “the rebellious spirit of that landmark day in 1969 that marks the start of the gay rights movement.”

London-based duo – and Dalston Superstore favourites – Super Drama will launch the record label with an EP titled Excess, which will “shine a light” on the energy of the capital’s LGBTQ club scene…

Source gaytimes.co.uk: LGBTQ record label named after Stonewall Inn to launch in June