Fascinating Interview with Artist and Former Clubkid Walt Cassidy

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The ever-evolving, ever-intriguing Walt Cassidy aka Walt Paper sat down with HuffPost Gay Voices Associate Editor James Nichols to discuss the state of New York nightlife in the modern day, as well as the development and production of nightlife over the past several decades. Check out some choice excerpts here. ... See the Rest

When My Sorrow Died: The Legend of Armen Ra and the Theremin Premieres TOMORROW NIGHT at the Hollywood Reel Independent Film Festival

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Our old pal is in town promoting his award-winning documentary When My Sorrow Died: The Legend of Armen Ra and the Theremin. From the documentary's description: "When elusive Theremin Master Armen Ra ceased playing in public, the world lost an incredible sound that was magically transformative and incredibly therapeutic. This documentary film ... See the Rest

Transformation Tuesday! Episode 2: “Turtle Lady Realness” with Rainblo

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It's time for another exciting episode of "TRANSFORMATIONS"! Last week, if you recall, makeup artist to the stars Billy B gave me a classy uptown makeover and everybody said I looked like Ellen Barkin or possibly Gene Hackman in The Birdcage (thanks a lot). This week, clubkid-turned-award-winning-makeup-artist Rainblo gives me a fishy, fantasy ... Watch Now

Tune for Today: Mirror Mirror’s “Nowhere”

From the Fader: "Mirror Mirror are known around New York for their morose pop and pitch-black romanticism, and the new video for their energetic take on early-’80s jam 'Nowhere' by Snowy Red fits in nicely with that aesthetic. Scenes of the clip’s protagonist — part leather daddy, part mad scientist, played by artist of the moment Desi Santiago — ... See the Rest

Behind the Scenes: Makeup Legend Kabuki Discusses the Rihanna Video

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When I saw Rihanna's video yesterday for "Where Have You Been?" I was slightly meh about it. Then I learned the makeup was done by my old friend Kabuki and NOW IT'S MY FAVORITE VIDEO IN THE HISTORY OF MUSIC VIDEOS, OMG, YAY! There's a fun interview with him on MTV.com in which he discusses the making of the video and the inspiration for the ... See the Rest