This is a lyric video for the song "FuckMyLife666" by a band called Against Me! The lead singer of the band, Laura Jane Grace, is a transgender woman and wrote an album about her coming out called "Transgender Dysphoria Blues". The song and its title come from how Grace felt after her initial coming out and how she dealt with the consequences of it.
Against Me - Acoustic - Thomas Gabel Q: What's the story behind this song? I've had a relationship that was crazy intimate, but looking back on how things ended I find that the line "I'm not sure what I meant to you then so I'm not sure what I owe you now" really resonates with ME. A: Tom Gabel wrote this song abt & for a girlfriend of his C.C. who was killed. It sounds a lot like "No Surrender"-Springsteen. Intentional, he made it that way so it would remind him of the nights he spent with…
First Listen: Against Me!, 'Transgender Dysphoria Blues'
Against Me!'s Transgender Dysphoria Blues comes out Jan. 21, 2014. The bracingly political Florida punk band's new album can't help but feel like a debut: It's the group's first album since singer Laura Jane Grace (formerly Tom Gabel) came out as a woman. She still barks her lyrics with fiercely assertive intelligence, with the added benefit of comfort and courage in her own skin.