Music’s New Bright, Shining Light

An unlikely electronic pop star emerges from Wales with impressive lyrics and a smooth sound. A rural town near a coal mine in Wales may seem an unlikely place to find an electronic… Read More

Wisdom from a Mob Wife

At the annual Out magazine Pride Party, a flurry of flashes went off as Renee Graziano from VH1′s Mob Wives dropped in to show love for her favorite people — the gays. The… Read More

Give Me A Break

As we start thinking about Fall and Winter styles, we start thinking about pants. And, if you’re a giant, the biggest issue you face is the question of how long those pants should… Read More

Op-ed: Erik Rhodes and the Big Picture

The death of a porn star shouldn’t be cast aside. The loss has a lesson for our community that it for too long has ignored, says writer Brett Edward Stout. With his death… Read More

Hot List 2012: Emeli Sandé

The songwriter beloved by stars from Adele to Simon Cowell shows off her pipes on her gorgeous debut album. Things haven’t always come easily for Emeli Sandé. While the 24-year-old Scot, famous in… Read More

First Russian Fined for So-Called Gay Propaganda

Nikolai Alexeyev, a prominent gay activist in Russia, has become the first person fined for the new crime of spreading gay “propaganda,” the Associated Press reports. A Russian court fined Alexeyev $170 for… Read More

‘The Letter Q’ Sends the Younger You a Message

The Letter Q is the most recent book addressing the issue of teen suicide and sheds the formalities of speaking to a broad audience you’ve never met. It is instead an anthology of… Read More

Reza Farahan on ‘Shahs of Sunset,’ Gays in Iran & His Unending Persian Passion

Bravo audiences weren’t sure what they were getting into this year when the channel announced its newest reality spectacle Shahs of Sunset. The show created uproar with its unapologetic displays of wealth, drama,… Read More

Catching up with A*M*E

The London-based singer on war, rubber duckies, and the Golden Age of Pop You could describe A*M*E (pronounced Amy) as effortlessly cool; she doesn’t try, she just is and the result leaves you… Read More

Movie Review: Patty Schemel’s ‘Hit So Hard’ Exposes the Inside of Her Hole

For those who might criticize a review title like this, let’s remember what we’re talking about: the legendary rock band, Hole. The band’s front woman Courtney Love was an unabashed finger in the… Read More