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FOF #2891 – The Man Who Signed Metallica, Beat AIDS and Took a Bubble Bath with Nina Simone

The club scene in New York City in the 80s was an incredible time for live music: Punk, Pop, the second British Invasion, and Heavy Metal bands dominated a scene where people had plenty of free time and lots of great drugs to take it all in.

At the center of this incredible world was Michael Alago, a music superfan who became one of the biggest names in music, despite being a young queer Puerto Rican from Brooklyn.

Today Michael Alago joins us to talk about his new book “I am Michael Alago” where he recounts his amazing life in the music business.

Posted in: Podcast, Writers 28 days ago 0

FOF #2857 – Peace, Purpose and Pleasure

With the coronavirus pandemic, the world has gone topsy turvy, What was once on the bottom is now on top- conservatives who used to try to shame LGBTQ folks into abstinence during the AIDS crisis are now the one’s transgressing public health concerns and are congregating for bareback barrier free church services and protests.

Today therapist and relationship expert Damon L Jacobs joins us to take a look at peace, purpose and pleasure during the age of the coronavirus pandemic with safer sex options, calming techniques and how to get ready for the political fight of your life.

Posted in: Podcast, Writers 5 months ago 3

FOF #2758 – Pride 50: Pride Rages On

Today we take a look at Pride at 50, from our own shenanigans at the Chicago Pride Parade to World Pride in NYC.

Also joining us is Jake Tolan from The Reclaim Pride Coalition, which successfully organized the Queer Liberation March, which marched against the exploitation of our communities for profit and against corporate and state pinkwashing

Posted in: Interviews, Podcast, Politicians/Activists 1 year ago 0

FOF #2528 – Vivacious & Her Many Fans

Meeting your fans in person can be a little overwhelming especially when there’s a line out the door and you still want to give them everything you got. For Vivacious, she gave so much at RuPaul’s DragCon she ended up going the hospital for a little post expo fixer upper.

Today Vivacious kikis with us about being a booth babe for her own booth at RuPaul’s DragCon NYC.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 3 years ago 0

FOF #2527 – Inside RuPaul‘s DragCon NYC 2017

RuPaul likes to say that society’s interest in drag is like a window that opens and closes, but by the looks of the latest RuPaul’s DragCon in New York City, the roof is now blown off that muther and the walls are a’ tumbling down. Drag, a gig which was once a small barroom performance is now a multi-million dollar industry.

Today we take you inside RuPaul’s DragCon New York City 2017- all the tea from children drag queens to hunky models and best of all, meeting you, the listeners.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Podcast 3 years ago 0

FOF #2203 – The Incredibly Inspiring Amanda Lepore

Many of our favorite artists find nightclub personality Amanda Lepore to be a great source of inspiration. Despite her posh image, Amanda Lepore still remains a demure, enigmatic woman who reveals very little about her own mystique.

Today Amanda Lepore joins us to talk about her love for glamour and nudity.

Posted in: Artists, Drag & Trans, Interviews, Podcast 5 years ago 2

FOF #2190 – 5000 Naked Against Equality

We just got back from our secret trip to New York but we really can’t tell you why we were there. Lets just say we had fun, but in other ways it was a real DRAG since we had to RACE all around the city.

One thing that’s great about New York City is the folks are very chatty and waste no time letting you know exactly how they feel.

Posted in: Podcast 5 years ago 4

FOF #1916 – How to Succeed in Drag Without Really Tucking

Despite never having won any pageants and never being on any reality TV shows, Bob the Drag Queen is one of New York City’s hottest acts.

Today Bob the Drag Queen spills the tea on how to become a fierce drag queen and how take over your city’s nightclub scene even if it means stealing another girl’s gigs.

Posted in: Drag Queens & Kings, Interviews, Podcast 7 years ago 0
Empire State Building by Michael Key

New York wedding bells will ring ahead of schedule!

New York political leaders are very eager to get one huge state going on gay marriage quicker; they’re opening offices on a Sunday to do it.

Posted in: Politics & Activism 9 years ago 0

VIDEO: Busy NYC Intersection

Very cool video. While filmed in New York City this is pretty much the same as what I see in front of my office building in the Chicago Loop . . .   Except they […]

Posted in: Travel, Videos 9 years ago 0