Art Queer News

MoMA Opens Free, Safe Space for LGBTQ-Identifying Teens

  The New York institution is partnering with Open Art Space to provide a free weekly drop-in where LGBTQ-identifying teens and their allies can create and learn together   Dazed reports — For the most part, the world is very angry right now. We are protesting, striking, marching, writing, live streaming, and yet, we can barely keep up with the […]

Fashion

Raf Simons Debuts Mapplethorpe Inspired SS17 Campaign

Ahead of an eagerly-anticipated AW17 show in New York tomorrow, Raf Simons’ eponymous label has dropped its SS17 campaign – featuring the celebrated collaboration with the estate of late photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. Lensed by long-term collaborator Willy Vanderperre and styled by Olivier Rizzo, the campaign features models including Simons’ go-to muse Yannick Abrath. Entirely black and white and shot […]

Art Queer News

Powerful Images from Battery Park Protest Against Trump’s Immigration Travel Ban by Krys Fox

New Yorkers gathered at Battery Park in Manhattan on Sunday in response to President Donald Trump’s recent executive order barring non-U.S. citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries entry into the United States. The rally, organized by the New York Immigration Coalition, Make the Road New York and more local social justice groups, is a continuation of […]

Music

Ryan Adams – “Do You Still Love Me?” Video

“Ryan Adams announced his forthcoming new album Prisoner at the end of last year alongside the immensely satisfying old-school arena rocker “Do You Still Love Me?” Today he’s shared the video for the single, which features Adams performing the track to an actual arena, in addition to in the studio and during sound check. It’s a complimentary […]

Music

Skaters Announce New LP, Share “In Your Head” Video

Today Skaters debuted their new video for “In Your Head” on Noisey. It’s the first single off of their upcoming album entitled, ‘Rock And Roll Bye Bye’ out 3/24 on Yonks Records. When discussing the track guitarist Josh Hubbarb said, ““The ethos brought to this new project is similar to that of the ‘DIY’ ethos… […]

Art Music Queer News

NSFW | Graphic Art Film Exploring Hanky Codes in 1970s San Francisco

   Filmmaking duo based in London, Brian Fairbairn and Karl Eccleston, have really spelled out the hanky codes for you in this artful new NSFW video. Definitely nothing held back. An anthropological study of gay semiotics, taxonomies, and sexual behaviours. Directed by Brian Fairbairn and Karl Eccleston Featuring Rowland, Harry Clayton-Wright, JD Dean, Drew Kingston, Brendan Maclean, and […]

Fashion

Julian Zigerli Fall/Winter 2017

“Julian Zigerli’s FW17 collection represents the guilty pleasures of the heart – what we all desire, but would never admit. Emphasising on everything in the familiar setting the humble house-cat calls home, the pieces showcase a warm, comforting core, teamed with an edge of narcissism and egoism for good measure. A key aspect of the […]

Queer News

Transparent Bubble Chair For Cats | Video

 Take a break from the reality of what America has become and watch this cat playing in Transparent Bubble Chair. You will feel your blood pressure lower as you watch. More info check out the Kickstarter Page:  kickstarter.com A fully transparent swing where your beloved cat can rest and play in. Look at the cute paws […]

Music

Iggy Pop Featured on PINS New Song “Aggrophobe” | Listen Here

  Iggy Pop has teamed with UK band PINS for a new song, “Aggrophobe.” It appears on the band’s upcoming Bad Thing EP—out March 24. Mr Pop shared with i-D how the collaboration came about: “They sent me a good song and they’re looking for a narration in it, and I liked their music and their picture, so I’m doing that.” Pitchfork     […]

Art

Andy Warhol 8″ Masterpiece White Brillo Dunny by Kidrobot

  Andy Warhol and Kidrobot meet to create a limited edition 8” Dunny line based on iconic Andy Warhol art. This series kicks off with a Kidrobot take on one of his most controversial pieces, the Brillo Box. Created because he “wanted to make something ordinary” the Brillo Box series pushed the boundaries of what art […]

Music

The Forgotten Ghost – ‘Too Close To The Sun’ Single

Clown is Melbourne based, Scottish born, James Henderson’s 5th solo studio album and his debut under the pseudonym, The Forgotten Ghost. He composed all the instrumentation and enlisted some very talented friends to assist with the final recording. ‘Too Close To The Sun’ is the first preview of the forthcoming album. Ambitious and beautiful instrumentation characterises the new […]

Music Music Video

Leopold and His Fiction New Album Out Today + New Video + Tour News

Ok, so Leopold and His Fiction are my favorite new find. My life is now better that they are now in it. The Austin-based Leopold and His Fiction have released their new album Darling Destroyer today via ILA. To celebrate the release, Leopold and His Fiction have premiered their video for “Saturday” via Relix. Watch and share the video here and buy the album here. […]

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Gabriel Garzón-Montano Released Debut LP “Jardín” & Video for “Crawl”

  Gabriel Garzón-Montano has released his critically acclaimed debut LP Jardín today on Stones Throw Records. With accolades including Pitchfork, Entertainment Weekly, and more, Gabriel will also appear on NPR Weekend Edition this Sunday, January 29th. On Jardín, Garzón-Montano sings of the struggles and uncertainties of the many-layered game that is America today, from the specific doubt and double consciousness of the first-generation hustle to the universal challenges […]

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Man with a Mission Releases New Single “Dead End in Tokyo”

MAN WITH A MISSION–the five-piece rock band that blends rock, punk, pop and dance–today (1/27) have released their new single “Dead End in Tokyo,” co-written and produced by Patrick Stump, via Epic Records. Download/stream “Dead End in Tokyo” on the following platforms: iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Google Play and Amazon Digital. The official music video for “Dead End in Tokyo” was also released today and can be seen here. Look […]

Fashion Queer News

MASC by Jeff Chastain | Check Out This ‘Haircare with a Cause’ Campaign | Q & A

  You may already know of Jeff Chastain from his larger than life personality on Social Media, and well, look at him. Or you may be familiar with his hair products called Parlor by Jeff Chastain. Either way this man demands our attention. Jeff says this about himself, “I am a hairstylist in NYC. I have lived in NYC for over […]

Fashion

Blade+Blue Share Mini Concept & New Items in Sizzling Hot New Photoshoot

San Francisco based menswear line, Blade+Blue, have shared a mini concept with us called Black&Blue by Blade+Blue just ahead of Valentines Day. And just what we have come to expect from them, it is sizzling hot. Peter Papas, owner of Blade +  Blue, tells me that he has collaborated on belts with the company One Magnificent Beast, […]

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DAMEHT – “Creeper Creeper” Music Video

DAMEHT Presents: Creeper Creeper Shoemaker George Cox has previously collaborated with major names like Comme des Garçons and Fred Perry, but now they’ve let their iconic creeper get customized by rising band DAMEHT. The collaboration is wildly appropriate, considering the punk-pop trio released a 2016 single, “Creeper Creeper,” inspired by the iconic British bootmaker. The track’s music video even features […]

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FACIAL- “Fashion Show” Music Video Feat. Elevator Moshing and Animals from Craigslist

Directed by Jack Mikesell and Jared Robbins Director of Photography Justin Moore Featuring Marissa Pistone Video from FACIAL _ “Cam, Sam, and Jay form the eyebrow-raising named band FACIAL and together they make a hot punk-fueled mess blasted straight out of LA. They don’t appear to have last names, nor do any of them feel the need to be pinned to one […]

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Methyl Ethel – “Ubu” Music Video

Methyl Ethel premiered their new music video ‘Ubu’ on Paper. “Australian three-piece Methyl Ethel make the sort of chic, downtown dream-pop that feels right at home between a copy of Remain in Light and a Marc Bolan poster. And one song that’s very reflective of this aesthetic is “Ubu,” a reflective, nostalgia-filled gem that feels ripe for […]

Music

Lambchop – “When You Were Mine” (Prince Cover)

  Side note, “When You Were Mine” is one of my favorite songs of all times. “Lambchop pulled from hip-hop and smooth R&B on their most recent album, FLOTUS, and today, Kurt Wagner is sharing a cover that shows off their newfound chops. The band has covered Prince’s “When You Were Mine” in order to promote their upcoming tour.” […]

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Billy Bragg – “The Times They Are A-Changing Back” an Anti-Trump Protest Song

“Bob Dylan’s “The Times They Are A-Changin’,” from 1964, is one of our all-time great protest songs, and the world needs great protest songs right now. And so Billy Bragg, the great veteran socialist singer-songwriter, has taken “The Times They Are A Changin’” and tweaked its lyrics to make it a song about our new […]

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Sylvan Esso – “Kick Jump Twist”

Today, the duo, Sylvan Esso,  has shared a video for “Kick Jump Twist” that features dancer Gary Reagan contorting himself into a controlled spastic dance. We shot the video two days after the election, and we were all very much having our own processes with what had happened. Everything was so fresh that the crew’s […]

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Hot Chip’s Joe Goddard Releases “Music Is The Answer” Music Video

Hot Chip’s Joe Goddard shares Music Is The Answer  official video from ‘Electric Lines’, the debut solo album out April 21, 2017. Director Richard Kenworthy said of the video: “The message of this track really resonated with us coming off the back of what for most people was a dispiriting year. We’d recently been reading about the […]