Brandon Voss

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2013

    Why Joel McHale Used A Butt Double

    Joel McHale is the comely and humorous fellow from Community and The Soup--the one who's cute, wry, and nimbly able to poke fun at himself (and others). But despite his shapely body, Joel used a butt double in the film What's Your Number?, so he was asked by Advocate's Brandon Voss just why. (I'm g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2013

    Fire Island Pavilion Is Rebuilt And Ready For Another Try! Here's The Dish

    The Fire Island Pines' famed Pavilion club burned down in 2011, but after the input of a lot of effort and cash, it's up and dancing again. Tony Fornabaio--the hot NYC gay party promoter who's managing the place--just told me how the Pavilion shall rise like a gay phoenix. Hi, Tony. So the club i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2012

    Gay Club Developments! Big Bands Have Replaced Boy Bands!

    It's come to my humble attention that Tony Fornabaio's name is no longer on the invite for Rockit, the long running Friday night bash which resides at xl. The invite simply says it's presented by Brandon Voss, Tony's longtime promoting partner (whom he used to do Rockit with). But don't fret, gays ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2012

    Reichen From A-List Goes On A Tear Against Bitchy Gays Who Criticized Him

    I think I was one of the more reasonable writers when it came to analyzing Logo's A-List: New York. I had my complaints, but mainly said that for true equality, gays have a right to their own trashy reality shows just like everyone else. But looking back at the mountain of self-righteous scorn the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 6, 2012

    Bravo's New Real Estate Star Has A Gay Porn Past!

    UPDATE: Bravo tells me Eklund has been addressing his porn days in interviews and it will come up in the very first episode of the show. Bravo, Bravo! ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Tomorrow night, Bravo launches its sp ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2012

    Do You Have To Wear A Button-Down Shirt To Go To xl?

    Not if you're posing for the invite, lol! But that's the excuse one guy was given when the doorman turned him away from the new gay club I wrote about this week. ("You should be more dressed up for a Friday night.") And he was very surprised because he knew other guys had gotten in in T-shirts.

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    Gigantic New Gay Dance Club Opening Next Week!

    ​ I was one of the first people to write about the Out NYC, the 127-room gay resort hotel that's been planned for West 42nd Street for several gay years now. I have no idea when that thing is going to finally open, but who cares? I hear the dance club that's part of the complex is opening on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2011

    Twilight Hunk Is Not Gay, OK?

    ​Here's what Kellan Lutz told Advocate's Brandon Voss about the gay rumors: "I don't Google myself, but I've heard that people think I'm gay. I've heard it all. "See, I don't really go after girls. Most of the girlfriends I've had have come after me. So it's really funny when girls get offe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2011

    Straights Get An Eyeful At New Gay Bash

    ​At the Little West 12th Street club Ajna last night, master promoters Tony Fornabaio and Brandon L. Voss launched a weekly gay party, the boys mixing in the high-ceilinged casbah-like environs like good little hummus-sexuals. But the adjacent restaurant area was filled with straight people c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2011

    My Advocate Interview: It's Here, Get Used To It

    Donald C. Shorter Jr.​Getting interviewed for The Advocate was extra fun because reporter Brandon Voss asked penetrating questions that actually made me dig into my psyche and determine how my approach to work has evolved along with the world around me. I actually learned about myself in the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2011

    Advocate Names Me #1

    EJ Camp​My new book made the top of the Advocate's Hot Sheet, which consists of 10 sizzling treats for your cultural enjoyment. This is my first number one--and I even beat Judy Garland! Thank you, Brandon Voss.

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2011

    The Best New Gay Party In Town

    ​It's the Friday night bash over at District 9--I mean District 36--the newish dance club that has a mural of my ageless face on the wall and which now will play host to my actual ageless personage once a week. Magnetic promoters Tony Fornabaio and Brandon Voss have moved their Rockit party f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2010

    Spend Gay New Year's At A Downtown Synagogue

    ​Put on your gogo shorts and your yarmulke because promoters Tony Fornabaio and Brandon Voss are bringing in New Year's with a Black & White Ball at "the historic 19th century gothic revival Angel Orensanz Synagogue" at 172 Norfolk Street. As they describe it, "The ball will feature: *Music ... More >>

  • Columns

    September 22, 2010

    Sneak Peek at 42nd Street's Gay Urban Resort

    Big, lavish complex planned—hotel, dance club, spa. Y'all come!

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2010

    Can the Large-ish Gay Dance Club Really Come Back?

    ​Next year, a gigantic gay resort complex will open on West 42nd Street, and it will include the XL Dance Bar, which will be run by club legends John Blair and Beto Sutter with help from newer kids Tony Fornabaio and Brandon Voss. The "dance bar" is on the site of a former 100-car garage and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Mindy Cohn is Sort of Mad at Me

    ​When I paid an on-set visit to the upcoming indie film Violet Tendencies last year, I assumed Mindy Cohn was speaking on the record when she said she got drinks for "Calvin Klein's butt boy" in Fire Island back in the '80s. To my happy ears, it seemed to be part of our interview. But she sa ... More >>

  • Columns

    March 2, 2010

    Sex in Bathrooms and Other Celebrity Blind Items!

    Your one-stop shopping spot for the finest in blind gossip.

  • Columns

    September 22, 2009

    Chelsea Handler Interview! Brace Yourselves!

    And then I compare Keats with Tila Tequila.

  • Columns

    June 19, 2007

    Pre-Coital Clubbing

    At Lincoln Center, the ambiance of felching. Elsewhere, smoking gossip.