Douglas Mcgowan

West Coast head of A&R for the record label the Numero Group

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Jackie Shane is nominated for a Grammy this Sunday for best historical album. The album is called “Any Other Way.” Shane was a transgender pioneer in the 1960s.

Trans singer Jackie Shane gets a comeback

Jackie Shane is nominated for a Grammy this Sunday for best historical album. The album is called “Any Other Way.” Shane was a transgender pioneer in the 1960s.

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