Music Queer News

Rapper Cakes Da Killa Does Not Want To Be The Next “Queer Rap Icon,” But….

“The umbrella term of ‘queer’ isn’t really a part of my vocabulary. But, you know, if that’s how people want to label it, that’s fine — as long as they’re listening.” Well, it seems to me that everything the Cakes says about himself is exactly how are describe the term ‘queer.’ The word I would […]

Music Queer News

Swedish Singer, Sally Shapiro, Releases Beardy-Queer New ‘Starman’ Video

    “A starman, in this song, is someone who interests you despite, or maybe because of, being different than the people you usually surround yourself with. Given that a few of our other music videos have depicted boy-girl-love, we wanted the music video to illustrate something less heteronormative. We had already asked the German […]

Queer News

What’s Queer Anyway? A Campaign to End Ignorance: Video

Project webpage states: A little over six months ago I created a project called, “What’s Queer Anyway? A Campaign to End Ignorance.” This campaign aims to educate the public about important issues that directly affect the LGBTQ communities and to foster a dialogue between mainstream and marginalized groups. We intend to begin the campaign with […]

Art Queer News

23 Yr Old Playwright’s “Our Lady” Sells Out Opening Night at the Fringe NYC: Aims to Inspire Gay Youth

   On Monday night at the Living Theatre, James Fluhr and Company premiered Our Lady to a standing ovation from a sold-out house. Jason Jacobs of NYTheatre.com described the show as “a theatrical experience that holds [the audience] enthralled” and “the splashiest production [he’s] ever seen at FringeNYC.” In a personal essay written for the Huffington Post […]

Queer News

Queer Finnish Short Film “I’ve Only Just Begun” is Heavy- Video

It’s out there – and with a BANG. And we’ve only just begun.If comedian Sandra Bernhard says “It’s stunning, wonderful, rock on!” It most likely is. Go & see it yourself!”I’ve Only Just Begun” is short music film by E. (Elias Koskimies). It’s ragingly beautiful journey of Venuz Vulgar & his friends. Over 60 people […]

Art Queer News

Calling All Artists: “Bring Your Own Queer” A Free SF, Queer Outdoor Music Festival: Sept 15

  Free SF, Queer Outdoor Music Festival Will Take Place September 15 in Golden Gate Park; Call for Entries Now Open San Francisco —  Bring Your Own Queer (BYOQ), a fiscally sponsored project of Intersection for the Arts, today announced the DJ and performance line-up for its fourth annual free event, taking place on September […]

Music Queer News

Feast Your Eyes on Matt Ryanz’s – “It’s Never Enough” New Music Video

  Watch the official music video for the song “It’s Never Enough” featuring porn star Derek Atlas. Porn it does the body good. “The unsigned singer, songwriter and performer is un-like most artists of the New York music scene today: unapologetically artistic yet unabashedly pop. With songs containing honest lyrics and emotional dance-pop melodies, Matt […]

Music Queer News

San Francisco’s Queer Electro-Hop Duo Double Duchess’ Second Single “Bucket Betch”: Video

Here is one spicy meatball for you. A Brand spanking new music video for “Bucket Betch”  by  San Francisco’s queer electro-hop duo Double Duchess. This is the second single from their debut EP “Hey Girl!” Check out our interview with Double Duchess below as well! Debut EP “Hey Girl!” can be purchased HERE More info: www.doubleduchess.com      

This Town Vodcast Videos

Bath Tub Interview with Buck Angel: Porn Star, Motivational Speaker, Trans Man & Awesome Dude!

We were thrilled when Buck Angel agreed to jump in the tub and do an interview with us. “As an icon of popular culture, Buck Angel’s message of empowerment through self-acceptance and being sexually comfortable in your own skin has struck a passionate chord with folks all over the world.” Buck Angel was born a […]

Art

Contemporary Queer Photography:: Bear Art Galore in Seattle April 6 – May 27, 2012

MORE images Artists’ Reception: Thursday, April 12, 6-8 pm Lecture: Kelli Connell & Sophia Wallace, Friday, April 13, 6:30 pm Artists: Adrain Chesser, Kelli Connell, Katie Koti, Molly Landreth, Steven Miller, Rafael Soldi, Chad States, Lorenzo Triburgo, Amelia Tovey, Sophia Wallace This exhibition focuses on ten contemporary queer photographers who explore ideas of identity, gender, courage, […]

Art Fashion Queer News

MEAT Zine: Launch of Issue 6 Party at Dalston’s legendary Vogue Fabrics (London)

  Meat is a quarterly gay zine, which showcases smutty portraits of guys like you and the guys you like. No airbrushing, no fashion styling, just brilliant portraits of hot gays-next-door. To celebrate the launch of Issue Six of Meat we’re pleased to announce that we’re bringing the pages of the zine to life for […]

Music Queer News

New Music: Electronic Dance Ep from JD Samson & MEN Titled “Next”

One, two, three exhale! It’s here, MEN’s new 3 song EP! MEN’s new 3 song EP!   MEN is a Brooklyn-based band and art/performance collective led by LE TIGRE’s JD Samson. JD Samson & MEN focus on the energy of live performance and radical potential of dance music. Their music speaks of issues such as wartime economies, […]

Queer News

“I Want to Know What It’s Like…” Video: Second Class Citizens Documentary

  ABOUT THE DOCUMENTARY: www.kickstarter.com A second class citizen is defined as: a person whose rights and opportunities are treated as less important than those of other people in the same society. There are many areas in which gays, lesbians, & bisexuals do not have the same rights & opportunities as others in society. We must […]

This Town Vodcast Videos

Interview: Accidental Bear Gets Frisky with Campy Electro-Hop Duo, Double Duchess! (Videos)

Accidental Bear had an afternoon icebreaker, meet and greet with San Francisco’s own Double Duchess. To me, I felt like they had twin energy, finishing each others sentences and living symbiotically.  Double Duchess are a queer electro-hop duo that delivers a theatrical, interactive musical experience, where the audience will get wet, one way or another. They have rocked it […]

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“Don’t Act Like A Girl”: Live 3 Person Band, Queer Teen Angst, and Plenty of Confetti (Chicago, IL)

“Don’t Act Like A Girl” opens January 15 at The Annoyance and runs every Sunday at 9:30 through February 12! Tickets are $10! Don’t Act Like A Girl is a raucous cabaret with a live three person band, queer teen angst, and plenty of confetti. This one-man show flashes back to the life of an awkward […]

Queer News

aNoteToMyKid.com: Heartwarming Messages of Love from Parents, Family and Friends of LGBT People (PHOTOS)

This is very special. aNoteToMyKid.com is a simple, loving way for parents, family members and friends to express to the world the love they have for the LGBTQ person in there lives. The devil advocate sitting on my shoulder must point out that this must sting a little to those who do not have the approval of […]

Art Queer News

Proud and Out “Queer Kids”: Photos by M. Sharkey

A refreshing photo spread by  M. Sharkey capturing wonderful portraits of queer kids. These photo although two-dimensional have great depth. Chosen to pose were a delightful variety of teens from all backgrounds. It is great to see positive images of queer youth to counteract all the horrible, daily tragedies of bullying and suicides we see dominating the […]

Art Queer News

“Heroes with Bling” an Exhibit to Celebrate the Sparkling Diamonds of the San Francisco Queer Community

Market Street Gallery is pleased to present Heroes with Bling an exhibit to celebrate the sparkling diamonds of the San Francisco queer community. This exhibition will showcase Mosaic Arts International 2011’s Member’s choice Award winning artist, Michael J. Kruzich, published Photographer, Art Director & Stylist, Jose A Guzman Colon, and acclaimed Photographer, Marianne Larochelle. The exhibit will open June 7, 2011, and […]

Art Queer News

Scooter Laforge Releases First Published Survey; “QUEER FROM ZERO TO A HUNDRED”

For the first day of summer in New York, Scooter LaForge is offering the FIRST PUBLISHED SURVEY of his work.  This book of images will feature all of the sexy trash and trashy sex that has quickly made this artist a legend.  Highlights include celebrity collaborations, paintings and some of his iconic fashions, and it will […]