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Sexy and Bloody Party Promo for Fur & Gold: Icona Pop & MGMT CD Release Party

Sexy and Bloody Party Promo for Fur & Gold: Icona Pop & MGMT CD Release Party

  Boston: 10.11.2013 Fur & Gold – Icona Pop & MGMT Release Party Indian Summer continues, so let’s go out in our t-shirts while we still can! This month we celebrate the release of Icona Pop’s debut album. We’ve been filling the dance floor with them at Fur And Gold since the promo of “I


Support AB SOTO’s Huntress World Tour Kickstarter Campaign Here: Sass for Days!

Check out AB SOTO’S new project below! It’s worth your time and coins. The HUNTRESS WORLD TOUR is about bringing communities together through music, art and performance. Let’s create & shine together! Find out more and/or support project HERE The HUNTRESS WORLD TOUR is about bringing communities together through music, art & performance. I want to get everyone involved and

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Photos from A/B’s Singer Songwriter Night in SF with Bobby Jo Valentine, Stephen Leonard & Manny Capozzi

  Check out these great photographs from: Accidental Bear Presents: Intimate Evening with Singer Songwriters Bobby Jo Valentine, Stephen Leonard and Manny Capozzi at Rebel in San Francisco this past Thursday. In keeping true to Accidental Bear website’s passion for supporting live queer music, the night was electric and audience were moved to tears during a


“Matt Shepard is a Friend of Mine: Feature Documentary Tells the Story of Matthew Shepard Through the Personal Lens of Family and Friends

  Trailer for the new feature documentary “MATT SHEPARD IS A FRIEND OF MINE,” which tells the story of Matthew Shepard through the personal lens of family and friends. Fifteen years ago, on the night of October 6, 1998, two men lured Matthew Shepard, a gay freshman at the University of Wyoming, from a bar in

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Model Brodie Beaudry Photographed by Patrick Lacsina: “Kiss Me Hard Before You Go” for Clean Magazine

Break me off a piece of that! Model: Brodie Beaudry at Boom Milan Photographer: Patrick Lacsina Source: ‘Kiss Me Hard Before You Go’ for Clean mag.

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“I Am Harvey Milk” Original Cast Recording by San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus: Video

The original cast recording of Andrew Lippa’s I AM HARVEY MILK was released yesterday in celebration of National Coming Out Day. This live recording is from the world-premiere performance by the San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus and features Andrew Lippa, Tony award-winner Laura Benanti, and Noah Marlowe. The CD is now available at www.sfgmc.org


San Francisco: Bring Your Own Queer this Weekend: Featuring Double Duchess & More Hot Performers!

  Saturday, October 12, 2013 Bandshell, Golden Gate Park San Francisco, CA 12-6pm Join the event’s FACEBOOK PAGE HERE MC: Lil Miss Hot Mess Performances by: Ships in the Night Body Waves Double Duchess Robert Jeffrey / Viennetta M*J*R Bus Station John Adonisaurus PHOTO BOOTHS Photography by: Cabure Bonugli / Shot in the City Uel


“The Hinterlands”: Broadway Stars Launch Original Musical Miniseries about Teenage Gay Bullying

A free musical web series about teenage gay bullying, THE HINTERLANDS, was conceived by the writing team of Michelle Elliott and Danny Larsen (Cloaked, The Yellow Wood). Created as a response to the flood of suicides by bullied LGBTQ youth, THE HINTERLANDS will be available online beginning October 28, 2013. Meet Paul.  He’s 16.  He’s into theoretical physics.  He lives in the middle

Alexander Skarsgard as Cult Leader in New Music Video by Cut Copy: “Free Your Mind”

  I can’t help but to think of Jim Carey every time I look at Alexander Skarsgard. Allow Cult Leader Alexander Skarsgard to “FREE YOUR MIND”  in Cut Copy’s New Video, Directed by Christopher Hill Cut Copy’s “absolutely vital” current single “Free Your Mind” is a psychedelic synth scream, and it now comes matched with an equally wild video.


Francois Sagat Featured in Music video by Veronika’s “CAMERA: Mystic Love”: Teaser Video

Francois Sagat fan club here! We always enjoy Francois’ evil satanic glare.   Film director Yevgeniy Timokhin is soon releasing the new video of Ukrainian Singer/classical dancer Veronika. The music video called ” CAMERA : Mystic Video,” and Veronika invited Francois to be her muse. Check out teaser video below:

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Hi Fashion’s New Video “Pupusa” Has More Cushion for the Pushin’: Watch Here

Hi Fashion’s video for “Pupusa” is so many kinds of right! Just the right amount of art, sass and ass shaking we come to crave from them. Mmm I’m hungry. Follow Hi Fashion on FACEBOOK 


New Photos in the BAZOOKA! Series by London Based Photographer Lee Roberts

A new photo series by London based photographer Lee Roberts. Lots of bubbles, lots of beards and occasionally my kitten, Hitch. Go say Hi to Lee and check out more of his work on FACEBOOK

How to Set Up a Beard Helmet for Your Cat: Video

  Just what you have always wanted to know, right? Video by Incredibeard  

Jockstraps Vs. Man Thongs with Davey Wavey: Video

  Food for thought or eye candy, you choose. Video by wickyd kewl


New Music: Le1f Amazes Us in “Hush Bb” Video with Art + Music: Watch Here

  Le1f you amaze us. “Le1f is doing much more than queering hip hop. His mesmerizing, glitchy, vogue-inflected beats and his provocative, richly referential lyrics are infiltrating hip hop with a avant-garde and colluding avant with pop. His catchy collage of high and low culture, welcome at the Whitney and Irving Plaza, P.S. 1 and

OMG, Richard Simmons’ Duck Dynasty: Si Robertson Parody Video

“Si Robertson’s beard is so long, Richard Simmons wanted to parody it.” Subscribe to Richard’s channel for more TV parodies coming soon! HERE

Mimi Imfurst’s “Sandwich” – A Britney Spears “Work Bitch” Parody Video

  I will leave this right here with no comment.   Parody video by Mimi Imfurst Follow Mimi Imfurst on FACEBOOK  

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Oh Snap! MC Crumbsnatcher’s “The Homewrecker’s Anthem” Official Music Video is Here

  Check out below MC Crumbsnatcher’s newest video.  This is part 3 of a 4 part video series that tells a love story between a boy and his penguin. Accidental Bear’s Mike Enders makes a quick cameo as well as a few other folks you may recognize including San Francisco’s Darling Gunsel. Check out part one HERE Check


British Artist Richie Culver Speaks to Crane About His Latest Work

  “Hull born artist Richie Culver sits down for a follow-up chat with Crane TV. Having spent time living in London, New York and Berlin he recently found himself in the port town of Stavanger, Norway, showing his latest work at the Skur2 gallery. Described as “an outcome of the tensions between binary cultural and social opposites –

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Hair Ball of the Day: Singer Stephen Leonard Performs Live in San Francisco for First Time Ever!

Stephen Leonard is an out rock singer-songwriter, music producer/promoter and Equality advocate. His original music and community efforts have garnered him local and national recognition for projects appearing online, on television and film.In his latest album, His Fire, released in October 2012, Leonard showcases a deep evolution in his songwriting from his debut album, With


CAZWELL Has “No Selfie Control” : New Single Dropped Today! Listen Up

  CAZWELL releases the single “NO SELFIE CONTROL” today. Dare I say it’s a mellow beat for Cazwell? PRODUCED by DIZZY BELL and CAZWELL Written by Cazwell and Dizzy Bell Published by No She Didn’t (BMI) / Copyright Control Follow Cazwell on FACEBOOK 

New Music: Panic! At The Disco’s “Girls/Girls/Boys”: Video

Panic! At The Disco’s video for ‘Girls/Girls/Boys’ from the album, “Too Weird To Live, Too Rare To Die!” is available now on Decaydance / Fueled By Ramen. Download the album now on iTunes HERE Follow Panic! At The Disco on FACEBOOK

James St. James and Peaches Christ: Transformations – Halloween Edition

  Welcome to James St. James’ face. For this episode, the Halloween Edition, Ms Horror (No I did not say Ms Whore!), Peaches Christ gives James a spooky transformation. Peaches Christ doing San Francisco proud.  

New Music: Kazaky – “Doesn’t Matter”: Dancing, Runway Walking Machines to the Beat of Music

The Ukrainian all-male synthpop dance group, Kazaky, released this new video today for their song “Doesn’t Matter.” As always with these guys, they are dancing, runway walking machines to the beat of music. Kazaky writes, “Meet ‘DOESN’T MATTER’ Music Video: The Private Life of KAZAKY ;)” on their Facebook Wall today. “Doesn’t Matter” by Kazaky © 2013 Kazaky

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San Francisco Bear Pride 2013 Promo Video is Simply Amazing & Delicious: Watch Here

  This video is so worthy of a bazillion screen shots and I think would make John Waters proud. Director Aron Cantor you are a genius. This is exactly ho I see life on a daily basis. San Francisco Bear Pride bringing together art, music, and culture… I’m going to say more that just bear meat.  


SF’s Blade + Blue Clothing Fall/Winter 2013 LOOKBOOK: Serving Some Major Vintage Handsome!

Find all Blade + Blue garments featured at www.bladeandblue.com   Blade + Blue clothing is quickly becoming San Francisco’s sweetheart, giving us high quality menswear with an ode to the past. All Blade + Blue products are made in limited quantities. Own Peter Papas is proud to keep things small and special. And when possible, the products are

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SF Based Blade + Blue Clothing New Season, Now Including Boxers (Sexy Whistle)

Yes! Christmas came early this year. Just made public are our pals over at Blade + Blue, San Francisco based clothing company, the  new season of shirts, ties, sweater and now for the first time ever boxers. Blade + Blue owner/founder Peter Papas says, “They were made because no one was making a good slim-cut


Meet Interactive Queer Discopunk Band Glitterlust from Washington D.C.

  Glitterlust is an interactive queer discopunk band born in the back alleys of Washington D.C. “Fueled by hard hitting dance beats and 80’s inspired synth leads, their live shows are high energy spectacles which often feature outrageous costumes, burlesque performers and giant dancing plushie teddybears! You are guaranteed to dance, sweat and go home

Can We Survive The Sun’s Death?: Watch Video

  Food for thought. Does humanity stand a chance against our sun’s ultimate fate? Video by Asap SCIENCE

Watch Epic Rap Battle: Nerd vs. Geek

Which side are you on? Video by Rhett & Link

Boy George is Back & Totally Major in New Video for “King Of Everything”: Watch Here

“King Of Everything” from Boy George’s upcoming new album “This is What I Do”  due out October 28, 2013. Get this track instantly when you pre-order:http://smarturl.it/thisiswhatidodigital Get it with a limited edition signed print:http://smarturl.it/boygeorgeprint Also on Amazon.co.uk: http://smarturl.it/thisiswhatidocdamz More Boy George: http://www.boygeorgeuk.com http://bit.ly/BG-Facebook_ http://bit.ly/BG-Twitter http://bit.ly/BG-GooglePlus_ http://bit.ly/BG-Instagram

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Music: “Gay Goth Scene” by The Hidden Cameras is a Disturbing Portrayal of Bullying: Official Music Video

Wow, disturbing imagery of bullying. Gay Goth Scene« is the first single from The Hidden Cameras’ new album “AGE”, which will be released in early 2014. The song has been part of The Hidden Cameras’ live performances since 2002 (mostly at shows around Halloween). Dark crooning on epic string chords, “Gay Goth Scene” was recorded

Jeremy Scott Talks About His Adidas Originals: MONEY WINGS 2.0

Celebrating the decade long relationship between adidas and fashion designer Jeremy Scott, the new Money Wings 2.0 sneaker features a fabric based on the original from 2003. With its iconic dollar bill print, the sneaker early on cemented the long-term collaboration between Scott and adidas Originals by marrying the iconic designer’s colourful and larger-than-life designs

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Music: The Paisley Fields’ “Windows Fogged Up In Your Pickup Truck”: Music Video Addresses Gay Marriage

  Check out The Paisley Fields’ first music video for their “Windows Fogged Up In Your Pickup Truck”. Equal Rights for ALL!!! Find out more abut The Paisley Fields and follow them on FACEBOOK Download the EP on iTunes HERE   “Headlights hitting us like two suns, as we crawled out of the water caught

Short Film: “Cold” A Bitter-Sweet Ode to Toronto of Intersecting Lives of Cold to Strangers: Watch Here

They say people in Toronto just don’t smile at each other. Yet, in a city notorious for being cold to strangers, several lives intersect one night, oblivious to the loneliness that connects them all. COLD is a bitter-sweet ode to Toronto, the city that brings us all together, yet somehow manages to keep us distant.


Contest: Things No One Ever Told You Before You Came Out: To Celebrate National Coming Out Day by Axiom for Men Skincare

  To celebrate National Coming out Day this Friday, October 11th, our pals over at Axiom for Men are having a fun contest with some SUPER prizes. Axiom for Men offers a unique line of skincare products specifically for men – whether they’re gay, straight, or anywhere in between. We are strongly committed to supporting


New Music: Passenger’s “Riding to New York” is Glorious Raw Talent, No gimmicks: Video

The perfect example of music being about talent and the voice, no gimmicks. This video is truly glorious, and he can follow me around my entire life and sing to me! Passenger says, “Here’s a new song that we filmed in dublin yesterday …. hope you enjoy it x.”  Oh we did, we really did. Follow


Eliad Cohen Presents ★PAPA FROM HELL★: Check Out Sexy, As Always, Promo Video

  Founded in 2010 during Tel Aviv Pride, PAPA has become one of the most well respected parties in the world. After conquering Israel and Europe with a groundbreaking party at Madrid Pride, PAPA embarks on its World Tour on 7 October 2012 in New York City. World-class DJs, exceptional performances, surprises throughout the night

Music: Kitchens of Distinction’s “Photographing Rain” Addresses Homophobia

About “Photographing Rain“: The weather is choking, rain everywhere, waves coming over the esplanade. Two men hide between the houses, breathless, on the run. There are lights flashing, there are men shouting. The pursuit is on. The men get separated. The chasers catch up with them. The lights sear. The men know what is coming

New Music: Ben Pearce – “What I Might Do” Official Video is Beautiful Diversity

  The diversity in this video is gorgeous! Here’s the brand new video for track “What I Might Do” by Ben Pearce – the most Shazam-ed track in the UK. The track is set to be released via MTA on 14th October. Grab it HERE Follow Ben Pearce on FACEBOOK