Sophia Lamar

  • Voice Choices

    January 4, 2012


    Downtown’s finest performers get real with Earl Dax

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    July 11, 2011

    The Best Looking Gay Crowd In New York

    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.

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    The Return of Mixed Crowds!

    ​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 >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2010

    David Paterson Rested Up for His Veto Fest by Dawdling at B-Bar For Hours Last Night

    ​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 >>

  • 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 >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2009

    Happy Party People at Beige

    ​ 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 >>

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2008

    Your Last Minute New Year's Eve

    Sound of the City will resume full-force come Monday. In the meantime, find your last minute arrangements below...

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    December 22, 2008
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    December 16, 2008

    "Shitty Faggot"-A-Go-Go

    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 >>

  • Columns

    September 23, 2008

    Sarah Palin Sucks, Sean Penn Rocks

    Sorting through trailer trash, trying not to nod off during the Emmys.

  • Music

    March 11, 2008

    A Fierce Night in Brooklyn

    Honoring a somewhat fatigued Project Runway victor at a South Slope house party

  • Music

    January 29, 2008

    The Slow-Burning Ascendance of Ssion

    A perpetual Next Big Thing takes another shot by crossing over to the light side

  • Music

    January 1, 2008

    Back to the Clubs, Everybody

    The prime spots for your first big '08 hangover

  • Columns

    September 18, 2007

    Hillary and Condi and Dykes, Oh My!

    Plus items of purely prosthetic appeal.

  • Music

    March 13, 2007

    Miami of the North

    Debate the WMC's relevance if you like, but it still inadvertently drags plenty of DJs to town

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    August 8, 2006
  • NYC Life

    April 18, 2006

    Barring Bars

    Proposed legislation would freeze liquor licenses; Rated X is back

  • Music

    March 28, 2006

    Heading South

    Revolver evolves the Winter Music Conference; MisShapes invade Miami

  • NYC Life

    February 21, 2006

    Cashing In

    Here's banking on Larry Tee's new gay Saturday bash

  • Music

    February 21, 2006
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    February 7, 2006

    On Fire

    Are Rated X and Hot Fuckin' Pink too pink and too hot for Scenic's owners?

  • NYC Life

    January 3, 2006


    Where everyone from Parker Posey to Miss Guy played during the holidays

  • Music

    December 27, 2005
  • NYC Life

    November 8, 2005

    Cat Fight!

    Meow!—Paper magazine's Nightlife Awards gets catty between Richie Rich, the MisShapes, and The Trinity

  • NYC Life

    November 1, 2005


    Why tricks and treats should only last one night, not four

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    August 23, 2005
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    June 21, 2005
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    March 29, 2005
  • NYC Life

    March 15, 2005


    DJ Chef and Crispin Glover keep it weird; Fez says 'bye-bye'

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    March 1, 2005

    Spin Cycle

    From Marc Spitz's Talking Heads to Interpol and Joan Rivers

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    November 30, 2004
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    December 16, 2003
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    November 18, 2003
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    November 4, 2003
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    June 24, 2003
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    February 4, 2003
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