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FOF #2583 - A Drag Queen in Paris - 02.23.18

FOF #2583 – A Drag Queen in Paris

Drag queens all around the world love using French words & names as part of their act. But what about drag queens in France? Surprisingly many of them use American sounding names and English expressions from their favorite TV show, RuPaul’s Drag Race.

Today Parisian drag queen Sasha Kills joins us to talk about the drag scene en France.

Posted in: Artists, Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 17 hours ago 0
FOF #2582 - Secret Podcast: How We Became the Feast of Fun - 02.22.18

FOF #2582 – Secret Podcast: How We Became the Feast of Fun

Here’s a story, of a lovely drag queen, who was doing drag shows all on her own. Til then one day she met a lovely fellow… that’s the way we all became the Feast of Fun.

Today on the Secret Podcast: How we turned a live drag show in Chicago into one of the world’s first and top podcasts. Plus, for the third time in twelve years, China cracks down on the practice of hiring strippers as funeral entertainment to attract larger crowds.

Posted in: Podcast 2 days ago 0
FOF #2581 - Bedrooms and Lattes - 02.22.18

FOF #2581 – Bedrooms and Lattes

One day on a whim, musical theater performer J Tyler posted photos of himself drinking his morning coffee in his well lit bedroom and it captured the imagination of folks on Instagram.

Listen as photographer, performer and #instagay JTyler Whitmer joins us to talk about his unlikely career as a sex symbol with a passion for design. Plus: What about that photo of him with It Gets Better Dan Savage’s husband Terry Miller?

FOF #2580 - Jackie Beat Invented That - 02.20.18

FOF #2580 – Jackie Beat Invented That

As Jackie Beat sang with Alaska in the album Poundcake, if there’s something you love about drag queens, Jackie Beat invented that.

Today the self proclaimed “World’s Biggest Bitch” Jackie Beat, joins us from her chateau in California to weigh in on Heklina’s marathon roast. Who knew there was so much shade to throw her way?

Posted in: Comedians, Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 4 days ago 1
We Boldly Went There - What the Trek? #15

We Boldly Went There – What the Trek? #15

The first season of of Star Trek: Discovery is all wrapped up: the Klingon war is over, Michael Burnham is back on top and we even treated to an encounter with the original starship Enterprise.

What the Trek? Welcome to the podcast where we fabulously explore all the strange new episodes from the TV series Star Trek: Discovery.

FOF #2579 - Secret Podcast: Meltdowns - 02.16.18

FOF #2579 – Secret Podcast: Meltdowns

You have unlocked a secret podcast of sparkly magic. Come closer as we travel to a wondrous secret podcast exclusive for Feast of Fun Plus+ subscribers where we take you behind the scenes.

Today on the Secret Podcast: Podcast meltdowns. When everything goes horribly wrong and folks walk off in anger and frustration.

Posted in: Podcast 7 days ago 0
FOF #2578 - Billy Santoro's Cheesecake Factory - 02.15.18

FOF #2578 – Billy Santoro’s Cheesecake Factory

When Andy Warhol famously said, “in the future everyone will be famous for 15 minutes,” we’re not sure he realized that for so many people, it would be because they didn’t have any clothes on.

Today Billy Santoro, one of the biggest stars of DIY films joins us to talk about the roller coaster ride film stars get from their fans, from heartfelt acts of kindness to horrifyingly cruel hate.

Posted in: Filmmakers, Interviews, Podcast, Writers 9 days ago 2
FOF #2577 - Miz Cracker and Cheese - 02.14.18

FOF #2577 – Miz Cracker and Cheese

It’s been a huge year for drag queens and their fans, not just with RuPaul’s Drag Race’s move to a major cable channel, but also with the many web series and reality TV shows featuring drag artists.

So why are people saying drag is not the shiny happy party it promised to be? As Morgan McMichael says “why you mad girl?”

Today, one of New York’s hottest drag queens, Miz Cracker, joins us to talk about the way drag queens have taken over media and what that means for the goils who grew up pounding the pavement in heels to perform at the local queer watering holes.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 10 days ago 2
FOF #2576 - Jesus is a Helluva Drug - 02.13.18

FOF #2576 – Jesus is a Helluva Drug

Whenever religious fundamentalists speak in tongues or pass out because they are overcome with the holy spirit, we wonder are they for real? Is it just peer pressure from other religious folks that makes them get into it or is Jesus really one helluva drug?

Our guest today is musician Kyra Leigh— whose new album Transfigure captures her life growing up in an evangelical Christian family in the deep South.

Posted in: Interviews, Musicians, Podcast 11 days ago 0
FOF #2575 -  Drag Race All-Stars 3: Sad Violins & Spilled Milk - 02.12.18

FOF #2575 – Drag Race All-Stars 3: Sad Violins & Spilled Milk

It’s not easy being sent home when your hopes are set on on snatching the crown- Thorgy Thor said “Ew, Jesus gross” while Milk cried over the spillage of being sent home.

Today “Mother Has Arrived” Vivacious joins us to take a look at how high the emotions run when drag queens sashay away before getting a chance to show everything they have.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 11 days ago 0