The Ally Coalition has rallied over 30,000 fans to take action for LGBTQ equality. Through our innovative touring model, TAC brings together high profile music tours with non-profit organizations dedicated to bettering the lives of LGBTQ youth. With TAC’s unique connection to the entertainment industry, our artists use their platform to raise awareness of the systemic inequalities facing the LGBTQ population and activates prominent members of the creative community and their fan bases to engage with these issues in meaningful and impactful ways.
Solo Tour 2020
We are grateful to be a part of Frank’s solo tour throughout the United Kingdom, inviting our local partners out to each show.
We are so excited to be on Beach Bunny’s Honeymoon Tour, working with Headcount to register voters and our local partners to promote LGBTQ equality.
We are so happy to have worked with Courtney, Headcount, and our local partners on her US solo tour.
North American Invasion
When Mongol Horde brought their invasion to the US, they invited TAC and Calling All Crows along for the ride.
I Love Making This Album But I’m Also Losing My Mind In Here & I Need To Come Out And Play Tour
We were so grateful that TAC Founder Jack Antonoff donated a $1/ticket from his tour to support our network of community centers serving LGBTQ youth.
Fall 2019 North American Tour
In 2019, Lucy played some of the biggest venues of her career, and she made sure that The Ally Coalition was on site to connect with all of her fans and let them know about the resources available for LGBTQ folks in their backyards.
Portraits World Tour
The Ally Coalition and LifeBeat worked together to bring LGBTQ community centers and health clinics at every stop along the way of the Portraits Tour.
Finding It Hard To Smile Tour
Working with Oxfam, we were able to work with lovelytheband in the spring of 2019 to advocate for the rights of LGBTQ youth and the eradication of extreme poverty.
Low Cut Connie
Azz Across America Tour
We were able to work with Low Cut Connie to introduce the band and their fans to our network of LGBTQ Centers across the West Coast in the fall of 2019.
Living Room and The Holidays CAN Be Fun Tours
We toured with Julia Nunes twice in 2019, once in traditional venues and once in living rooms across the country. This was our first living room tour and the intimate setting made the work feel that more personal and vital.
Be More Kind & No Man’s Land Tour
We were lucky enough to be a part of four tours with Frank Turner in 2019, which allowed us to reach fans in the US, Canada, and the UK in an effort to promote LGBTQ equality on a global scale.
Be The Cowboy Tour
In the spring of 2019, we hit the road with Mitski and HeadCount to register voters and introduce fans across the Midwest and East Coast to amazing organizations serving the LGBTQ community.
Bloom Tour North America
For Bloom, TAC teamed up with Troye Sivan for 28 dates across the US and Canada. We invited Trevor Project along to engage with fans to help end conversion therapy.
At each stop,
Be More Kind North American Tour
Frank Turner put his kindness into action, inviting TAC along for all dates of the Be More Kind Tour. Each stop featured TAC volunteers and the local partner organizations who work directly in improving the quality of life for LGBTQ youth. In New Hampshire, Frank hosted a service project with fans and TAC volunteers assembling care packages for the youth of SeaCoast Outright. CVS generously sponsored the care package supplies and toiletries.
Sofi Tukker Treehouse World Tour
In collaboration with Plus1, TAC brought Trevor Project as a national partner to all dates of the Treehouse World Tour. Each night a group of TAC volunteers engaged with Sofi Tukker fans to take action for LGBTQ equality and learn more about getting involved with Trevor Project.
Bleachers North American Tour
Freedom for All Americans joined up with TAC for this tour across the Southwest and West Coast. Fans met local partners at each tour stop and signed a petition in support of federal protections for LGBTQ people in the US. In California, members of the band met up with Bleachers fans for a service project at the LGBT Center of Sacramento.
PVRIS North American Tour
In partnership with the Crisis Text Line, TAC took to the road with
Gone Now Fall Tour
In support of Gone Now, we hit the road with Bleachers to push the conversation about Trans Rights, specifically essential protections and services that support for Trans youth. At each stop, we engaged with fans to fundraise for Trans Lifeline, an emergency suicide prevention “hotline” and “warm line” where Trans youth can call and receive vital information on a variety of services.
North American Tour
TAC invited PVRIS fans to #FightBack on behalf of All Out to support progressive LGBTQ rights action worldwide. Before each show, fans had the chance to take action on social campaigns focused on clearing bigoted legislation from legal books and supporting the gay men of Chechnya who face prosecution for their sexual identity.
The Blue Neighborhood Tour
Most Nights Tour with Tegan and Sara
TAC geared up for its second tour with Fun. Each tour stop featured TAC’s signature Equality Village, an area staffed with volunteers and filled opportunities to learn how to get involved locally with partners supporting LGBTQ youth. Both volunteers and fans had the opportunity to participate in food drives, sound checks, and meet and greets.
Campus Consciousness Tour With Reverb
The band Fun. took newly formed TAC on its first tour—a nine-stop jaunt across American college campuses. Ben and Jerry’s generously pitched in, sponsoring a “Consciousness Village” on each campus with free ice cream, social media activations, performances, and a non-profit and student group panel on LGBTQ equality in college.
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