Gay husbandry

Posted on 25 Sep 2015 at 6:15am

‘Polygamist’ Britstar Leona Lewis on her new album, new label and why she keeps so many gay men in her inner circle Leona Lewis is having a moment — a Mariah Carey moment, actually. She’s singing, mimicking the ascending whistle notes that close out Carey’s early-’90s hit “Emotions.” It’s not much — just a few notes, […]

Land of Men

Posted on 31 Jul 2015 at 6:15am

Remote and unsullied, gay-friendly Marquesas Islands are heaven on earth KEVIN KALLEY & DAVID H. CURRIER  | Contributing Writers Burly, tattooed men. Really. And this is not an Atlantis cruise. Just 6,000 miles southwest of DFW lie the Marquesas Islands, among the most remote places on the planet. Herman Melville wrote about the Marquesas […]

Smokin’ hot

Posted on 24 Jul 2015 at 6:15am

At 57, newly-engaged actress-singer Lea DeLaria is at the top of her game Since the ’90s, Lea DeLaria has established herself as a standup comic, actress and jazz singer, but the past year has certainly been a banner one for the self-identified butch. Starting in January, when she shared a Screen Actors Guild award for […]

Up & Adam

Posted on 26 Jun 2015 at 6:00am

Out glam god Adam Lambert — on changing his style, the impending end of ‘Idol’ and what question he won’t answer Stripped of that glossy sheen, those painted nails and the purple mane that he famously flaunted on his 2009 post-American Idol debut, For Your Entertainment, Adam Lambert’s latest album cover isn’t even in color. […]

Good Olly!

Posted on 27 Mar 2015 at 7:25am

Pop star Olly Murs talks handsy fans, gay-baiting and sharing a sweater with Sam Smith A veteran of nakedness, Olly Murs was fueling our straight-boy fantasies long before Nick Jonas. Stripping at London’s prestigious G-A-Y club, frequent underwear-only selfies, a leather jacket-clad cover photo in December’s Attitude magazine — we’re as addicted to Murs’ sex appeal […]

Still Richard

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 7:25am

As the Alzheimer’s drama ‘Still Alice’ garners acclaim, its makers, gay couple Wash Westmoreland and Richard Glatzer, deal with their own health tragedy Partners in life and filmmaking, Richard Glatzer and Wash Westmoreland may have bestowed Julianne Moore with a role that could finally net her an Oscar. Adapted from Lisa Genova’s novel of the […]

Divine intervention

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 6:30am

  Bette Midler chats about support from gay fans, wigs and her hot new CD Before the whole world knew her as “The Divine Miss M,” Bette Milder was ours. In the early ’70s, bawdy, belt-y Bette was performing for the NYC bathhouse boys, and don’t think she’s forgotten it, either. “I mean, if I […]

More is Leslie

Posted on 19 Dec 2014 at 6:15am

The irrepressible Leslie Jordan returns to North Texas for an evening of fairy tales ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor Leslie Jordan is sitting at a Starbucks near his home in Los Angeles — one of three he calls his “office” — when he interrupts our conversation to remark on someone who just passed in […]

Queer Locals: The Party Planners

Posted on 12 Dec 2014 at 7:30am

Blake Baker, Wayne Davis, Donna Dumae: Helping folks have fun for charity ARNOLD WAYNE JONES  | Executive Editor All of Dallas loves a party, and gay Dallas all but lives for them. Swimsuit season? Pool parties aplenty. Christmas and New Year’s? We know how to don our gay apparel like nobody’s business. Even the fall […]

Other Queer Locals of Note

Posted on 12 Dec 2014 at 7:20am

 As we select our LGBT Texan of the Year, we also want to acknowledge some of the local folks who helped define 2014 for us on the cultural side — people who often don’t get the recognition they deserve, those who made an impact on the discussion and those who simply made North Texan a […]