Alphabet Rockers

2019 YBCA 100 Honoree

ALPHABET ROCKERS make music that makes change in children’s culture. Led by Kaitlin McGaw (she/her) and Tommy Shepherd (he/him), their 2018 album Rise Shine #Woke was nominated for a Grammy Award. Their follow-up album, The Love, features more than sixty artists and collaborators centering LGBTQI+ voices. The group has performed at Lollapalooza, the Kennedy Center, and the San Francisco Pride Festival, and appears at more than fifty schools across the country each year.