Tony Fornabaio

  • 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

    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

    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

    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 >>

  • Columns

    September 22, 2009

    Chelsea Handler Interview! Brace Yourselves!

    And then I compare Keats with Tila Tequila.