Looking at Mapplethorpe

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  2016 is going to be a good year to look at the work of the celebrated controversial photographer Robert Mapplethorpe. First there is a brand new documentary by the prolific gay filmmakers Fenton Bailey & Randy Barbato (‘Party Monster’ ‘The Eyes of Tammy Faye’) called Mapplethorpe : Look at the Pictures .  It had … Continue reading



Son of a Preacher Man

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  Openly gay singer/songwriter Tom Goss draws on his own experience as a one time student at Catholic Seminary for his powerful and beautiful new take on Dusty Springfield’s classic from 1968 ‘The Son of Preacher Man’.  In the video Goss tells the story of two gay teens coming to terms with both their sexuality and … Continue reading



Disengaged

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When SCOTUS made their landmark ruling that finally made same-sex marriage legal in the U.S. the whole tenor of the reasoning behind the struggle did a seismic shift in many gay households from ‘can we marry?’ to ‘do we have to marry?’ Many people reasoned that now we had won the battle, then the very least … Continue reading



Pee Wee Herman is Finally Back

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It takes some people much longer than others to make a comeback after they had a very public fall from grace, but now after a couple of false starts Pee Wee Herman (aka Paul Reubens) is finally back on our screens where he belongs. March 16th sees the World Premiere of ‘Pee-Wees Big Holiday’ movie at SXSW Film … Continue reading



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