Country Queer

Lifting up LGBTQ+ voices in country and Americana.

Episode 8: Jake Blount Reclaims “Old-Time” As Black, Queer Art

Episode 8 of Country Queer Spotlight features the brilliant Jake Blount in conversation with host Rachel Cholst. In this episode, Rachel spins tracks from Blount’s stunning 2020 album “Spider Tales” and goes deep with Jake on its genesis, his “genrequeer” vision, and the hidden Nine Inch Nails influence on his music.


Country Queer Spotlight is available on all major podcasting services, including Spotify, Apple Podcasts, Amazon Music/Audible, and more. Earlier episodes feature Jaimee Harris, Katie Pruitt, Amythyst Kiah, Aaron Lee Tasjan, and more. Don’t forget to subscribe!