In Season 5 of RuPaul's Drag Race, the world was blessed with the knowledge that the quirky and sweet queen named Jinkx Monsoon existed. Monsoon had an old-fashioned heart and vintage style that accompanied a very real musical talent. Since then, Monsoon had to crown a new queen as America's Next To ... More >>
Shit music in 17 keys
Squeeze / The B-52's NYCB Theater at Westbury Sunday, July 15 Better than: Writing in a diary. Last night the British pop band Squeeze took the slowly rotating stage at Long Island's NYCB Theater at Westbury (a.k.a. Westbury Music Fair) to their debut single "Take Me I'm Yours," a grand proclamat ... More >>
No.Ah, another shitty year is ending, and we find ourselves trying to buy our way out of it with Christmas presents while struggling to block out the same old endless stream of yuletide muzak. Luckily, there's always a few notable holiday-album standouts to break the tedium, this year includi ... More >>
Prodigal Sons director Kimberly Reed fills me in.
Pink air! Origami irony! Writers on the albums (and songs) that shaped them.
Tales of fatigue, confusion, and humility from the runways and celeb-choked after-parties
Maripol's photos at the Soho Grand induce '80s nostalgia
Susan Sarandon, Cindy Sheehan, and Peaches bring it home
'Mommie Dearest' and sultan of Brunei run with Scissors