‘DESERT ISLAND DOWNLOADS’ WITH SINGER, SONGWRITER, SUPERSTAR DJ SHYBOY f you live in Los Angeles or have visited in the past few years, chances are you’ve attended one of ShyBoy’s DJ gigs at Bootie or his incredibly popular events with bf Mark Nubar at the Faultline (“MaDonna Summer” being the most epic). ShyBoy’s also an [...]
As equality and acceptance for the LGBTQ community slowly becomes the norm across the nation, a beautiful by-product has emerged: There are more places than ever for people of all sexual preferences to come together and party. Here in L.A., queer nightlife has long been a primary source for joyful revelry and creative expression, and [...]
It’s hard to categorize Los Angeles’s LGBTQ scene by neighborhood, style, or sensibility. While there are many well-established gay bars in West Hollywood’s Boystown, many have operated for decades in other areas and feel right at home in their neighborhoods. Styles range from glitzy to casual, or downright divey. In short, there is something for [...]
Bushwig, New York's annual festival of "Drag, Music & Love" held a special drag night on Feb. 17 at Faultline in Silver Lake. Along with all the drag performances, there was a special performance by German recording artist Kim Petras. All photos by Levan TK (Instagram: @levan_tk) SEE MORE...
On Friday the 13th of April, Sado Maso Disco, at its new home in Silver Lake at the Faultline Bar, hosted a rare performance by Eva O of Christian Death fame. Also delivering a special performance was Princess Century, the solo act of Maya Postepski of Austra and TR/ST. All photos by Levan TK (Instagram: @levan_tk) See [...]
It was about 42 years ago when The Stud, the Levi/leather cruise bar, opened at 4216 Melrose Ave., east of the 101 near Vermont. In 1988 it became the Zone, and in 1989 it morphed into Griff’s after it was bought by Griff Griffin, a member of the Satyrs MC, the gay motorcycle club, who [...]