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Video Interview: Ex-Mormon, Singer Justin Utley’s Own Story Helping Others: New Music, Surviving Ex-Gay Therapy and Thriving!

While in San Francisco for a gig, out singer, ex-mormon and survivor of ex-gay therapy, Justin Utley spent an afternoon with Mike Enders for a catch up interview and jam session in the park. While interview stays playful, Justin and Mike touch base on some serious issues surrounding the mormon church. Through a year of […]

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Although Discredited, Gay Conversion Therapy Remains an Option for Minors

“Justin Utley was 25 when he began going to Evergreen, a support group in Salt Lake City, Utah, that helped people “diminish same-sex attractions and overcome homosexual behavior.” After returning from his mission trip as a young Mormon, he’d approached his bishop and told him he might be gay—which led him to seek help using […]

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Gay Singer Justin Utley Chats With Accidental Bear About Leaving His Life as a Mormon and Finding “Self-Worth”

“Born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah, Justin Utley began his career as a Mormon-Contemporary singer/songwriter, touring throughout the west United States to mostly religious and faith-based audiences during the late-1990’s. In 2002, he was a featured performer at the Salt Lake City 2002 Winter Olympics, and earned numerous awards during his time in […]

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Ladies, Gents and You, Meet Gay Singer Songwriter Justin Utley

Acoustic Rock/Pop: Justin Utley Info gathered from Justin’s Facebook page Justin Utley has been intimately involved with the music scene and performing arts since the impressionable age of seven. He was a featured performer at the Salt Lake City 2002 Winter Olympics and earned numerous awards, including “Best Singer and Songwriter” by Salt Lake City […]