Samantha Ronson

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2014

    Where to Eat, Drink, and Cure Your Hangover on a Weekend Getaway to Atlantic City

    Fork in the Road thinks you should get out of town this summer, even if it's only for a day. In this Summer Fridays series, we're covering the best spots to eat in popular daytrip locations. See more Summer Fridays ideas in our archives. The dining scene in Atlantic City has seen its fortunes rise ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2012

    Lesbians Are Taking Over Soho!

    And they're using names from Virginia Woolf characters! Let me explain: The Dalloway (525 Broome Street) is a new hotspot co-owned by Kim Stolz, remembered as a lesbian contestant on America's Next Top Model, and Amanda Leigh Dunn from Showtime's The Real L Word. (Above photo: Amanda, Kim) Put t ... More >>

  • Columns

    March 21, 2012

    Drinking With Rich People As The Recession Lifts

    Hanging with the upper crust as the recession finally lifts

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2011

    Live: Samantha Ronson DJs Gawker Media's Silent Disco, And Everything Gets Weird

    Fux The Noise feat. Samantha Ronson Gawker Media Roof Deck Thursday, October 6 Better than: Doing ketamine by yourself, I'd guess. Standing on the Gawker Media roof deck, a bunch of pencil-necks swung drinks and stood around, cold. Signs had been hung, reminding "Fux The Noise" silent disco attend ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2011

    Junior Vasquez, Happy Birthday!

    This Saturday, October 8, at District 36, legendary DJ Junior Vasquez celebrates his 62nd birthday, a perfect chance for me to hit up the honorary Latino with some highly danceable questions about how he's kept flourishing after all these years and how the club scene has changed. His answers:

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2011

    Fashion's Night Out Preview: Must-Go Spots

    ​Back in 2009 when Fashion's Night Out launched, Anna Wintour, the brainchild behind the event, aimed to celebrate the fashion industry and its consumers with an all-night party at shops and department stores throughout the city, in an attempt to spruce up retail sales in the wake of the marke ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2011

    Model Carolina Ramirez Gives Us Her Fashion Week Diary

    Brad WalshCarolina Ramirez​Every Fashion Week we're in awe of how much models are put through. They're running around from show to show; they get their hair yanked, straightened, curled; they get touched on almost every part of their bodies by dressers, wear loads of makeup, and, probably the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2011

    Fashion Week: Charlotte Ronson, Perry Ellis, Rebecca Taylor, Paola Hernandez, and Custo Barcelona (VIDEO)

    Stylist.comYup, she was there.​ We're in the midst of Fashion Week, and we find ourselves barely breathing. The Kim Kardashian-sighting backstage at Charlotte Ronson caused major madness with everyone trying to get a bit closer to the booty, but that's not what has our head spinning. The sigh ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 23, 2010

    Giveaway: Win A Pair of Tickets To AWOLNATION's Show at Santos Party House With Nick Zinner of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Fabrizio Moretti of The Strokes

    Sam Ronson pals and theatrically high energy L.A. dudes AWOLNATION will be in town next week, playing Santos Party House on November 30th alongside guest DJs Nick Zinner of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and Fabrizio Moretti of the Strokes. The good news is the show is open bar. The bad news is that it's "se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2010

    I Don't Care About Lindsay Anymore

    ​I haven't written about Lindsay Lohan's ins and outs of rehab and jail because I don't give a flying f-word anymore. I'm so tragically uninterested in her plight these days (except to wear a "Why?" T-shirt in a fashion show) that I can barely summon the energy to write this post about how I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2010

    A User's Guide To Fashion's Night Out

    If you ask Michelle Trachtenberg politely maybe she'll reprise this. Well, it's that time of year again: Friday's Fashion's Night Out brings a whole slew of free ways for you to stalk your favorite celebs, stare at pretty things you will pretend to consider to buy, and get some swag and music appr ... More >>

  • Music

    July 20, 2010

    Damon Dash Resurrected

    Cast out of Jay-Z's kingdom, a notorious hip-hop mogul takes a kinder, gentler, hipper approach to reinvention

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2010

    Six Ways Lindsay Lohan Might Spend Her Time in Jail

    ​If only the public humiliation had ended with that Fire Crotch moniker, dear LiLo's troubles would've been so yesteryear. But now that the synthetically swollen-lipped Mean Girl is being sentenced to 90 days in the slammer for probation violation, we're actually chortling like the Pillsbury D ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2010

    Why Does Andrea Peyser Hate Lindsay Lohan So Much?

    ​Have you heard of Andrea Peyser? She's a "columnist" person for the New York Post, and she likes to get all up in people's business, especially, for some reason, if they're women more attractive than her (Ooh, we said it). At any rate, she's got quite the mouthful for LiLo today about her nai ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2010

    Justin Bieber's Lesbian Haircut Gets Taken to Task in Williamsburg

    Click to enlarge. We like the idea better than the execution here, but these fictional Office of Blame Accountability bills wheatpasted on Bedford Ave, along McCarren Park, take all sorts of well-known figures task: Bloomberg (for "being a douchebag"), New Yorkers (for "returning to the values of 9- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2010

    Matt Dillon -- Was That Him At Charlotte Ronson?

    David Wentworth Designer Charlotte Ronson​ Designer Charlotte Ronson hasn't let her prestigious pedigree stop her from riding the easy wave through the fashion industry. For the past three seasons now, we've noticed the young talent establish her line, solidifying her shows with an enthusiasti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2009

    Live From The Paper Nightlife Awards, Which Honored Quite A Few Sketchy People (Musto Excepted, Of Course)

    Puja PatelYou get older, and Amanda Lepore stays the same age.​Last night's Paper Magazine Nightlife Awards joined the dismayingly long list of 2009 award-show travesties. The invite-only event went down at M2 (the old Mansion) to a packed audience of important downtown scenesters (that's the ... More >>

  • Music

    November 24, 2009
  • Blogs

    November 12, 2009

    Meet the Amateur DJs Who Are Putting You Out of Work, Professional DJs

    Harley Viera-Newton, eating your lunch​Today in manufactured outrage: DJs who aren't really DJs, DJing for money. "DJing is the ultimate side gig for hip young New Yorkers," is the tagline for this W piece: "But not everyone's happy about it." Is it fair that models, actresses, and artists, e. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2009

    Fashion Week in Review: Charlotte Ronson sans Lohan Drama; Derek Lam Takes the Cake

    ​ The Ronson collection. Photo by David Wentworth. Seven months ago, designer Charlotte Ronson delivered a mediocre (at best) Fall collection at Bryant Park, as her DJing twin sister Samantha reined above in the sound booth while her girlfriend, tabloid princess Lyndsay Lohan, had a seat in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2009

    A Group Hug For Lindsay Lohan

    I hear you all snickering with gossipy glee that Samantha Ronson has apparently dumped Lindsay Lohan and supposedly had a restraining order taken out on the mess. But let's have a little gay heart. Has anyone ever suffered more for her success than poor Lindsay? A freckle-faced dumpling who captivat ... More >>

  • Columns

    April 1, 2009

    Jim Carrey Pounds a Muscle Bear on All Fours!

    Those darned kids—like Alig, Lindsay, Samantha—will do anything to get attention, won't they? By Michael Musto

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2009

    This Week in the Voice

    Remember the epidemic years of AIDS, when infected New Yorkers fought to get into untested drug trials? People fought to get infected babies into those trials, too. Some of them, because of the nature of the trials, were given placebo drugs. Some made it, some didn't. Not much has been written about ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2009

    Fashion Week Actually Looks Like Fun

    Photo by David Wentworth. Despite the glum outlook projected for Fashion Week, the annual schmatte show seems to be swinging, as our own Sound of the City reporters found at the Charlotte Ronson event with Lindsay Lohan and Sam Ronson in attendance, the Alexander McQueen preview at Target where "th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2009

    Lindsay Lohan and Samantha Avoid Fighting At Charlotte Ronson Show

    photos courtesy of David Wentworth From my angle--sixth row, toward the end of the runway at Charlotte Ronson's Bryant Park show--I'm perfectly situated near the DJ booth, a blinding corridor of flashbulbs and hysteria. Samantha Ronson, the DJ, is at least half the show here; she spins country ba ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2008

    It Was a Great Year For Outing!

    Actually, celebs came out all on their own in '08--they didn't even have to be dragged out, kicking and screaming, like they usually do. That saved me a lot of pulling, yanking, and washing off of blood, so thanks, gays! Among the highlights of the year in celebrity closet busting:

  • News

    December 24, 2008

    Musto's Year in Review

    The year in pictures—pictures of me!

  • Columns

    September 17, 2008

    Why Tyler Perry Isn't Doing a Woman, Plus Harry Potter Horses Around

    And Mamet books Broadway revivals, and several people reveal altered states.

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2008

    Lindsay's Girlfriend Is Not a User!

    Whenever a gay celebrity couple goes public, the media gnats whoosh out of the cupboard to say the relationship is corrupt, it's imbalanced, it's sickening, and it's somehow way more twisted than Adam and Eve were. You'll recall that Ian McKellen was crucified for dating a young guy (as if older str ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2008

    Lindsay and Samantha Give Birth to Lesbianic Press Clippings!

    Something bizarre has happened with the apparently sapphic relationship between Lindsay Lohan and Samantha Ronson―the media has actually reported on it! In the past, the press was all icky about this sort of thing and avoided gay celeb reportage like a colonoscopy because it made them all queasy a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2008
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    June 24, 2008

    iVoice: Coldplay's Chris Martin Tries to Befriend Thom Yorke

    CorporalMartin: Hey Thom! Long time, no talk! Away message from SargeantYorke: busy not being coldplay CorporalMartin: :( CorporalMartin: I know you're just jok ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    June 17, 2008

    Triumph of the Lipstick Lesbians

    The glamorous power lesbian conquers Manhattan

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2008

    Lohan and Ronson Sitting in a Tree?

    This gossip report about my gal Lindsay Lohan's plans to rehabilitate her life popped up on, so I'll relay it to you in quotes and add my own delightful comments about it in spams of capital letters. Here goes: "Lindsay Lohan is putting her troubled past behind her once and for all and is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2008

    Celebrities: They Might Be Like Us

    There are a few brilliant celebrity stories in today's issues of the Post and the Daily News that I feel I would be remiss in my duties if I didn't share. First up is the the Cinderella quest of Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe. Radcliffe told reporters about an Australian beauty he had his eyes o ... More >>

  • Columns

    June 15, 1999

    NY Mirror

    Alas, it's not clear which is the gay Wiggle, since the one who wears purple doesn't also carry a magic purse.