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FOF #2086 – Diary of a Bearded Drag Queen

FOF #2086 – Diary of a Bearded Drag Queen

For being such an experimental art form, audiences sometimes get very critical of drag queens who defy expectations of what they perceive as feminine. It’s not always easy being a nonconformist in a world of gender non-conformers.

Joining us today is the fabulous Lucy Stoole, a bearded fishy genderfuck queen best known for her over-the-top performances at music venues in Chicago. Lucy’s specialty is hosting drag nights that feature punk bands and underground performers.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 6 days ago 2
FOF #2079 – The Wigs Behind Hedwig

FOF #2079 – The Wigs Behind Hedwig

Neil Patrick Harris won a Tony Award for starring in Hedwig and the Angry Inch on Broadway, but we all know the real star is the spectacular wig design of Mike Potter.

The task of styling these magnificent wigs for the show goes to legendary NY drag queen Perfidia. Listen as Perfidia gives us a behind the scenes tour of what it’s like styling wigs for the show, working with the all the Hedwigs, and did she ever solve Broadway’s biggest mystery- the case of the stolen Hedwig wig.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 17 days ago 3
FOF #2076 – Kim Chi’s Tangy House of Style

FOF #2076 – Kim Chi’s Tangy House of Style

Chicago drag queen Kim Chi named herself after the Korean spicy pickled cabbage. Her feathery sense of style combines an Asian esthetic with high fashion. One of her drag gal pals Trannika Rex describes her as Margaret Cho in a funhouse mirror because she’s 6 foot three, out of heels.

Listen as Kim Chi takes us on all you can eat buffet of Korean culture, from Psy’s Gangam Style phenomena, to Asian drag and the gay scene in Kore

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 23 days ago 0
FOF #2073 – I Married a Monster

FOF #2073 – I Married a Monster

There’s so much you can learn from horror and sci-fi movie monster couples, like Frankenstein and his Bride, Brad and Janet from Rocky Horror and Chucky and his wife Tiffany: these unconventional couples either made their relationship work or gloriously ended the whole affair.

Today Peaches Christ joins us to take a look at what we can learn from our favorite monster couples relationships and how to put it to use in your own life.

Listen as Peaches talks about being charged with lewdness and blasphemy after appearing on BBC radio.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 29 days ago 5
FOF #2072 – Jeza Belle’s Cocktails for Drunk Drag Queens

FOF #2072 – Jeza Belle’s Cocktails for Drunk Drag Queens

Today we kiki back the cocktails with Jeza Belle, a fabulous drag queen from New York City who loves to drink. She got all her drag queen gal pals together to put out the book, The Harlot’s Guide to Messy & Classy Cocktails, which features cocktail recipes and messy memories from some of the world’s most famous drag queens.

Listen as we tell each other tales of drunken debauchery, and discuss cocktails recipes like the Pink Panty Dropper, The Tuck, and the Mai Cock is Tai Back.

FOF #2071 – Trixie Mattel’s Poker Face

FOF #2071 – Trixie Mattel’s Poker Face

Trixie Mattel was born at a midnight showing of the Rocky Horror Picture Show where she played Trixie, the character that lip syncs the opening credits.

Trixie’s intense contouring gives her drag look a demented cartoon character appeal and her performance echoes the kitschiest parts of pop culture. So why is she considered the black sheep of Milwaukee’s drag scene?

Listen as we test Trixie’s poker face about a certain reality TV series and her two month long illness she endured this summer.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 1 month ago 1
FOF #2066 – Cheap & Thrilling Halloween Costume Ideas

FOF #2066 – Cheap & Thrilling Halloween Costume Ideas

Halloween is just two week away folks, and you probably haven’t even thought about what you going to wear. Unless you’re gay, which you probably are, and you decided sometime in right after Pride.

Today we are joined by drag queen Shea Coulee, who has worked retail in both costume and sex toy shops. Being half bougie and bangie, she’s got a good sense of how to make the most of your drag dollars and look fierce this Halloween.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 1 month ago 1
FOF #2065 – Lady Bunny on the Changing Face of Gay Culture

FOF #2065 – Lady Bunny on the Changing Face of Gay Culture

Over the past decade, the Internet and smart-phones have changed our world by helping us document the most powerful moments of our lives.

Today we’re talking to drag mother, Wigstock founder, Dean of Drag and political pundit Lady Bunny about the changing face of gay culture and how the internet changed our ability to connect with each other in person and live in the moment.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 1 month ago 7
FOF #2063 – School of Drag

FOF #2063 – School of Drag

When Trannyshack veteran Vinsantos DeFonte moved to New Orleans several years ago, he realized that there wasn’t an easy way for young or inexperienced performers to learn the tricks of the trade so he started the New Orleans Drag Workshop, which might be the world’s first school for drag queens and kings.

Today Vinsantos DeFonte joins us from New Orleans to talk about being head-Mister-ess for his School of Drag.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 2 months ago 6
FOF #2058 – Facebook Apologizes to Drag Queens

FOF #2058 – Facebook Apologizes to Drag Queens

Facebook is apologizing to drag queens and transgender folks for suspending accounts that used drag names. But don’t celebrate yet as it’s not immediately clear how Facebook will enforce their “name in real life” standard.

Joining us today is Brooklyn drag queen BibleGirl who enlarges her eyes with make-up to give her a super sized Barbie doll look to chat about NYC nightlife, growing penises in a lab and what Facebook’s reversal means for queens.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 2 months ago 6