Carole Pope is an agent provocateur pushing the boundaries of sexuality, sexual politics, and the status quo, making you think and dance at the same time. Her work has been recognized with three Juno Awards, multiple independent music awards, a Genie Award. 4 gold, 1 platinum and 1 double platinum album. Her latest EP Music For Lesbians Squirtgun eOne explores the funny tragic things about being a lesbian. Contributors include Peaches, Alain Johannes and Rob Preuss. Her latest video Vagina Wolf is available on Youtube. A film based on Pope’s autobiography Anti Diva published by Random House is in pre-production.
Pope has toured with David Bowie and performed at Roskilde, World Pride, AGO, MOCCA, Arte Wells, Fashion Cares 25 with Elton John, The Brooklyn Museum of Art, The AGO, Luminato, Joes Pub, The Global Cabaret Festival, The Frostbite Festival, Reykjavik, Toronto, Los Angeles, Montreal, San Diego, San Francisco Prides, and the Michigan Womyn’s Festival. She appeared in SUCK a Vampire movie along with guest stars Moby, Iggy Pop, Alice Cooper and Henry Rollins
Pope has contributed music to film and television, including Transparent Season Two, Love or Whatever, The L Word, General Idea Art AIDs and the fin de siecle The Trailer Park Boys Movie, This Revolution, Queer As Folk, The Five Senses, The Silencer, and Cruising. Her seminal band “Rough Trade” was inducted into the Indy Hall of Fame during Canadian Music Week.