Downtown’s finest performers get real with Earl Dax
HotelChatter, Jena Cumbo/Time Out New York It's a tie! Every guy's a ten--no, an 11--at the Sunday Shark! poolside party at the Dream Hotel (above), thrown by Josh Wood and Jared Needle, where they all have the Speedos to prove it.
For years, nightlife has been so niche-marketed that a bar won't just go after gays--they'll target 26-year-old twinks who work in retail. But that's all shaken up now, and the mixed crowd is finally back. Different genders and sexualities are actually coexisting in the same room and not ge ... More >>
Taking a breather from the thousands of vetoes he has yet to sign, Governor David Paterson spent three hours last night at B Bar and Grill, right across the street from the Village Voice, drawn, no doubt, by our recent paeans to his wondrous Albany performance. Paterson enjoyed a bottle of ... More >>
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 >>
Here are some photos by Alex Geana of me carousing with twinks, muscle bears, and other various slap happy party folk the other night at the long-running weekly Beige bash at B Bar. That's the grand diva Sophia Lamar making the "OK" sign; a male model in the checked blue shirt (duh); and a D ... More >>
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Who needs homophobes when you've got Sophia Lamar screeching from within about what's wrong with the gay community? Sophia, a transsexual goddess and scene queen, has made it her shtick to scowl, dis, and fight like the dickens against gay banality--but in the most adorable way possible, I swear--so ... More >>
Sorting through trailer trash, trying not to nod off during the Emmys.
Honoring a somewhat fatigued Project Runway victor at a South Slope house party
A perpetual Next Big Thing takes another shot by crossing over to the light side
The prime spots for your first big '08 hangover
Plus items of purely prosthetic appeal.
Debate the WMC's relevance if you like, but it still inadvertently drags plenty of DJs to town
Proposed legislation would freeze liquor licenses; Rated X is back
Revolver evolves the Winter Music Conference; MisShapes invade Miami
Here's banking on Larry Tee's new gay Saturday bash
Are Rated X and Hot Fuckin' Pink too pink and too hot for Scenic's owners?
Where everyone from Parker Posey to Miss Guy played during the holidays
Meow!Paper magazine's Nightlife Awards gets catty between Richie Rich, the MisShapes, and The Trinity
Why tricks and treats should only last one night, not four
DJ Chef and Crispin Glover keep it weird; Fez says 'bye-bye'
From Marc Spitz's Talking Heads to Interpol and Joan Rivers