Dr. Lucy LaForge was not her destiny. She and her parents knew that Lucy was destined to be a musician. But it didn’t always look that way from the outside. Lucy did what was expected of her by going to college and getting her undergraduate degree. However, the minute it was time to decide what was next for her, her musical instincts kicked in: she had to do music. And thus was born the Lucy and La Mer.
Today, Lucy and La Mer have performed sold out shows all over the world and continue to be a shining light in the LGBTQ community. Every year, the band hosts a LOVE IS GAY concert series to showcase queer artists. Lucy doesn’t find other artists to be competition, she sees them as allies that should be supported. Like Lucy says, “Life is so much better when you’re supporting each other.” This is the kind of artist and person that Lucy is and that is why she is today’s feature on Uncensored Visionary: A LGBTQ Podcast.