Tag Archives: San Francisco

A preliminary drawing for Eagle Plaza on 12th Street shows trees, seating, and other amenities. Photo: Courtesy Gehl Studio

Gay Leather Park Planned For San Francisco in SOMA

Gay Leather Park Planned For San Francisco in SOMA

Say what? Bay Area Reporter reports: A leather-themed public plaza would be built on the roadway outside the Eagle bar in San Francisco’s South of Market neighborhood under a proposal backed by the developer of a new mixed-use housing and retail development. The plan would turn a block of 12th Street, between Harrison and Bernice,

Loveball San Francisco | Re-imagination of Ball Culture Benefitting LGBTQ Non-profit

  The House Of Love Presents – Loveball San Francisco Edition A night of creative expression, love, and harmonious decadence, via a re-imagination of ball culture (Paris Is Burning), with proceeds going to the LGBTQ non-profit, Openhouse.  FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE Where – Oasis 298 11th Street, San Francisco, CA 94114 When – Friday, February 27,


David | Menswear Stylist/ Babe Photographed by Mike Enders

Model: David | Stylist at San Francisco’s men’s store Sui Generis Photographer : Mike Enders | Facebook Clothes borrowed from Sui Generis | suigenerisconsignment.com Location: Lower Haight, San Francisco, CA


San Francisco Gallery Discovers Rare Double-Sided Gustav Klimt Drawing

San Francisco-based art gallery, Lost Art Salon, is pleased to announce the discovery of a previously unknown, double-sided Gustav Klimt drawing. This previously unseen drawing will be featured in an upcoming exhibition at the gallery, “Time Capsule: A Lost Klimt and Other Viennese Treasures”, as well as in the forthcoming Supplement Volume of the Catalogue Raisonne


Accidental Bear Talent Search! | Debuting New Live Music & Variety Show Feb 19th in San Francisco

Got talent? Be sure to check out the new monthly live music and variety show in San Francisco! Accidental Bear Website will producing a monthly event to create a platform for musicians, artists, performers to be seen and heard and get their voices out there to the world. The focus will be on live music, but all


Jello Biafra and Guest Bob Mould to DJ at SF Eagle Feb 13th |”Incredibly Strange Dance Party”

Be there are be square. Jello Biafra (Dead Kennedys) Dj Set and Guest DJ Bob Mould (Husker Du, Sugar, Blowoff) 2 Legends 1 Infamous Night At the SF Eagle 9pm to 2am Facebook Event Page  That’s all you really need to know.


Polyglamorous | New San Francisco Party Wants You to Dance, Kiss, Repeat | Video Trailer

Introducing a new San Francisco part Polyglamorous: DANCE. KISS. REPEAT. They’ll be serving the beats and boys you’ve been looking for at a new monthly in San Francisco. An underground vibe you can’t miss in the heart of soma. Come one, come all, come Polyglamorous. FIRST FRIDAYS- SF OASIS FEB 6th DJs – Nark (Bottom Forty,


San Francisco | Dickslap Hits Town This Weekend! Feat. Riff-Raff & Doc Sleep | Hosted by Jem, Kelly Lovemonster & boy_friend

DICKSLAP! A let loose scenario for boys and girls and more boys… a wonderland full of free beard rubs, slick hands and magical dancing gogo men, where the jello shots go down easy and the sounds of the discotheque parade around and intoxicate you until you finally wake up from the dream, potentially next to

SF’s Pound Puppy New Video Promo Will Make You Wag Your Tail or Scream Beastiality| Watch Video

I can’t wait to see the comments on this new video promo from San Francisco nightclub Pound Puppy. Pound Puppy presents: PUPPY LOVE w/ residents Taco Tuesday and Kevin O’Connor Featuring Conor (No Way Back) and Carrie on Disco (Pound Puppy, General FIERCENESS) Valentines Day Feb 14th 2014 @SF EAGLE A valentine limerick from your


SF |”The Homecoming Queen’s Got A Musical” with Julie Brown, Drew Droege, Sam Pancake & More | SF Sketchfest 2015

 Get on this people before tickets sell out! Saturday January 24, 2015 7:00pm – 9:00pm Brava Theater Center (2781 24th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110) Julie Brown’s ‘The Homecoming Queen’s Got A Musical’ with Julie Brown, Drew Droege, Sam Pancake, Craig Taggart, Chris Pudlo, Jaci Pund, Cole Gerdes, Natalie Lander, Beth Crosby and Marsian De Lellis.

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Booming SF Company Yarness Talks with Mike Enders | New Products, Pop-Up Shop and Company Growth | Video

San Francisco company Yarness has been popping up all over the internet and making unforgettable appearances at recent street fairs. Mike Enders sat down with the men behind the yarn to get the scoop. Enders showered them with questions in the fun video interview below. Yarness are excited for their Pop-Up shop happening tonight, Friday Dec 5th


San Francisco | Jackie Beat: “On Ice!” Ebola, Isis, Drag Race… This Christmas, Drag is Dead | Dec 18th

  JACKIE BEAT: “ON ICE!” Ebola, ISIS, DRAG RACE… THIS CHRISTMAS, DRAG IS DEAD. Drag Legend Jackie Beat brings her ANNUAL HOLIDAY SHOW to The HistoricVerdiClubforaONE-NIGHT-ONLY. A tasteless casserole of classics with plenty of naughty new nuggets thrown in! Join world-famous, larger-than-life drag superstar JACKIE BEAT for her annual holiday show, a tasteless casserole of classics


Hot Cop of Castro Models for SF Company Blade + Blue to Raise Money for the Officer Down Memorial Fund

Officer Chris Kohrs, better known as the Hot Cop of the Castro in San Francisco, has teamed up with local men’s clothing company Blade + Blue. Officer Kohrs has put his good looks to use and is  the new face of Blade + Blue in this new shoot. All money raised from collaboration and model


Studly SF Personal Trainer Pablo Schmidt-Escobar Photographed by Mike Enders

    As always, photo-shoots with me are more like play dates. In this shoot, San Francisco Personal Trainer, Pablo Schmidt-Escobar  and I worked out, took pics and laughed our asses off. Pablo is gaining the reputation as the Bay Area’s #1 Goth Trainer. Check out those socks he’s got on from the company called Actual


Cirque du Soleil Has Arrived in San Francisco | “KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities™” Opens at AT&T Park November 14, 2014

CIRQUE DU SOLEIL’S TRADEMARK BLUE-AND-YELLOW BIG TOP HAS ARRIVED IN SAN FRANCISCO!    KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities™ OPENS AT AT&T PARK ON FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 14 Seeing is disbelieving. Tickets for all performances on sale now! Cirque du Soleil has arrived in San Francisco and is in complete set-up mode in preparation for the November 14th U.S. premiere of its


San Francisco | The Kinsey Sicks Present the Holiday Spectacular, “Oy Vey in a Manger” | Dec 13, 2014 at the Castro Theatre

  The Kinsey Sicks present the unforgettable holiday spectacular, Oy Vey in a Manger in San Francisco homecoming performance.   One-night-only performance will serve as send-off performance for The Kinsey Sicks founding member, Irwin Keller     The Kinsey Sicks, America’s Favorite Dragapella Beautyshop Quartet, return to San Francisco after a sold-out engagement in 2013, for a one-night-only


A Few Good Men, Women & Bands from Folsom Street Fair 2014 | Loads of Photos (NSFW)

 So much to feast your eyes on, or to sink your teeth into during  Folsom Street Fair (2014). Have a taste of what you may have missed below. All photographs taken by Mike Enders


Kyle & Kyle in the Woods | Photographed by Mike Enders

After wrapping up a recent shoot I did for James Anthony Apparel (SEE HERE), I wanted to take advantage of my time with the models Kyle and Kyle and snapped these shots. Nature and men are two of my favorite things. Men in nature = easy to find magic. These two Kyles met just this

San Francisco| Sui Generis to Have One Day Pop-Up Store this Saturday in the Mission

    Details: Sui Generis Designer Consignment Men’s and Women’s Mission Pop-Up One Day only, One of a kind items September 13th, 2014 11am – 5pm At The New Asterisk 3156 24th Street, San Francisco The New Asterisk – www.tnamag.com Sui Generis Consignment – www.suigenerisconsignment.com Sui Generis is a Men’s and Women’s designer consignment company with its


Italian Selvedge Denim from San Francisco’s Taylor Stitch

Must have! “After hearing rumours of some shuttle looms kicking around in Italy, the folks at Taylor Stitch decided to put these beautiful, rare machines to good use. With this mission resulting in a hefty 14.75 oz denim, the boys have produced two models, the democratic fit and the slim fit, offered in black or indigo options.


New SF Web Series “Read the Signs” | A Road-Sign Guide to Sex Feat. Luke Anthony & Heklina

I wanted to introduce you all to the new San Francisco based web series Read the Signs. SHORT SYNOPSIS: Diagnosed with the sleep-sex disorder sexsomnia seems like the perfect excuse for Jack’s pursuit of happiness in the bedroom. That is until his wife organizes couples therapy with a kinky feminist psychiatrist, his panty-wearing best friend tries


San Francisco |Varla Jean Merman to Make Her Feinstein’s at the Nikko Debut!

The purported love child of Ethel Merman and Ernest Borgnine, Varla Jean Merman makes her long awaited return to San Francisco for her debut at Feinstein’s at the Nikko for three performances only – Friday, October 3 (8 p.m.), Saturday, October 4 (7 p.m.) and Sunday, October 5 (7 p.m.).  Varla Jean, aka Jeffery Roberson, unveils a show of hilarious


SF’s Magnet Presents |Peter Berlin Photographer / Porn Star / Gay Icon Solo Exhibition of Photographs | October 1 – 31, 2014

San Francisco’s Magnet presents… PETER BERLIN PHOTOGRAPHER / PORN STAR / GAY ICON Solo Exhibition of Photographs Curated by Eric Smith and Mark Garrett October 1 – 31, 2014 Magnet – 4122 18th St. (at Castro St.) in SF 94114 Opening Reception: Fri., Oct. 3, 2014 – 8:00 – 10:00 pm www.magnetsf.org  Event Facebook Page


San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus kicks-off its 37th Season at Crescendo – Brunch with the Boys!

The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus (SFGMC) announced Crescendo, the annual season preview event that kicks-off the 37th season, on Sunday, September 28, 2014, from 12 – 3 p.m. at the Four Seasons Hotel (757 Market Street, San Francisco).  The Sunday brunch includes a preview of selections from the upcoming season, which will feature concerts that provide a musical journey that is equal parts


Win Passes to an Advance Screening of “Love Is Strange” in San Francisco on Aug 10th!

Win passes to an advance screening of Love Is Strange in San Francisco on August 10th.   We are excited for San Francisco to be chosen as one of the few cities to show an advance screening of the much anticipated Ira Sachs film, “Love is Strange.” Accidental Bear has 20 seats (10 pairs) to give away,


Play Date With Jason at San Francisco’s Embarcadero: Photos by Mike Enders

  The beauteous San Francisco’s Embarcadero is the back drop  for my newest photo shoot. I love the area for its fusion of people from all of the world. So I dragged a foxy man there to stir up the pot. Jason Johnson moved to SF about 2.5 years ago from Colorado. Little did I

Watch: A Visit with the SF Tsunami Water Polo Team Who Have Their Eyes on the 2014 Gay Games in Cleveland

  Mike Enders from Accidental Bear Website visits with the San Francisco Tsunami Water Polo Team on the night of the beginners clinic. Much fun was had as you will see in the video below. The team is now training to participate in the Gay Games 2014 in Cleveland this Aug 9 – 16. Find

Off the Grid San Francisco’s Triple Truck T-shirt Hand-Drawn Illustration by Bay Area Cartoonist & Muralist Sirron Norris

      San Francisco Love! Off the Grid is proud to present our exclusive Triple Truck t-shirt. This limited quantity t-shirt features a hand-drawn illustration by Bay Area cartoonist and muralist Sirron Norris. Sirron’s signature characters represent the power of activating a space to create a shared food experience connecting communities and small businesses. Off

Bathtub Interview with Bright Light Bright Light: New EP, DJing Dickslap, Slow Knights, Jake Shears and Much More!

  We do love our men from London! Especially when they are packaged with amazing vocals, thoughtful lyrics and cute as a button. This week, Rod Tomas of Bright Light Bright Light, jumps in the bathtub with Mike Enders for a quick catch-up conversation. Enders digs into Rod about his new EP “In Your Care,”

SF! Hi Fashion and Bright Light Bright Light Play Live Thursday Night at Cafe Du Nord

This is one hot ticket! An intimate night of fantastic music! Hi Fashion featuring Bright Light Bright Light Thursday, Dec 05, 2013 8:00 PM PST (7:00 PM Doors/Show: 8:00pm ) Cafe Du Nord, San Francisco, CA Cafe Du Nord 2174 Market St, San Francisco, California 94114 Tix: $12.50 door/$10.00 advance HERE Hi Fashion: The eclectic musical duo HI FASHION first crossed


Alaska Thunderf*ck and Jackie Beat Will Be Taking Over San Francisco this X-Mas Season!

JACKIE BEAT O HOLY HELL! What:  Jackie Beat’s O Holy Hell! When: December 22nd 7PM and 9PM Where: Rebel 1760 Market Street, San Francisco How: www.brownpapertickets.com $26 General Admission  Show Description: “A crabby alternative to Christmas cheer… An oasis of bile in a season of sappy sentiment.” — Time Out JACKIE BEAT, everyone’s favorite Grinch, returns to SF


San Francisco Protect Yourself! Self Defense Seminar led by Ken Craig of Castro Community on Patrol: Monday Nov 11th

  This is amazing and should be listed on everyones calendar! With the amount of nut jobs (and ex-boyfriends) running around, this is key to survival, learning how to protect ones safety.   If you are in San Francisco, come get some training in how to de-escalate a situation and if all else fails how


Woodkid Plays San Francisco this Thursday at The Regency Ballroom!

  Woodkid with James & Evander The Regency Ballroom SF CA Day: Thu, Oct 24, 2013 Showtime: 8:00 PM Doors open: 7:00 PM Days until show: Tomorrow Ages: All Ages Advanced Ticket Prices*: $22.00 Day of Show*: $25.00 Buy Tickets Here Follow Woodkid on  FACEBOOK · TWITTER · TUMBLR · ITUNES · YOUTUBE · VIMEO   To get a taste of what Woodkid’s live show is like, check out video below of

Play Date in SF’s Blade + Blue Showroom: Same Shirt Different Ways with Accidental Bear

      Cannot think of a better way to spend a Sunday than to swing by a local menswear designers showroom, Blade + Blue, for an impromptu play date of dress up, and a spontaneous photo-shoot all captured from an iPhone. You don’t need to be fancy to be fabulous! San Francisco’s clothing company

Stephen Leonard

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

Fun Chit-Chat with Jackie Beat: “Parts of a Girl” One Night Only San Francisco: Oct 6th!

  Jackie, Jackie, Jackie, what are we going to do with you, you naughty minx! For starters San Francisco is going to welcome you and your show, “PARTS OF A GIRL,” with open arms (and legs!). Scroll down to read our  fun Q & A with Jackie Beat, where NOTHING is sacred. You have to love Jackie’s

A/B’s Hysterical Q & A with Lady Bunny! San Francisco See Ms Bunny Live this Weekend!

  Her royal highness, Lady Bunny, lands in San Francisco this week for THAT AIN’T NO LADY!, a fast-paced and action-packed with glitzy costumes and Bunny’s trademark gravity-defying bouffant wig, THAT AIN’T NO LADY! is a cabaret designed for a night club crowd–no lengthy monologues or sappy show tunes here. For mature audiences who enjoy irreverent humor! Since there

CAFFEINATION: San Francisco Episode: Video

  Those of you who know me well, know that I am made of about 95% coffee and not often seen without a coffee attached to one of my limbs. “The first stop on the Caffeination Road Trip brings The Pancake Epidemic to San Francisco, one of the most caffeinated cities in the United States.


San Francisco: Jackie Beat in “Parts of a Girl” October 6TH

JACKIE BEAT in PARTS OF A GIRL   TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW!   Drag legendJACKIE BEAT is taking a break from writing for Ross Mathews on his new hit TV show “Hello Ross!” to put her signature spin on some of the most fascinating celebrity scandals… And take down a few sacred cows. Amanda Bynes, Miley Cyrus,

Lady Bunny

San Francisco: Lady Bunny in “That Ain’t No Lady!” October 4th and 5th

  Come out and see this dirty whore and show her some love, after all she has been around for decades, we are talking living legend folks. See you there!   TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW!   The raunchy, demented drag diva of Wigstock fame presents her first San Francisco full-length one wo-man show in almost a