iOS app Android app

Lgbt Culture

'Brotherhood of Bears' Offers Intimate Peek Into Underrepresented Gay Male Subculture (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 10.21.2014 | Arts

In gay culture, "bears" are a subset of males who pride themselves on their large stature and rugged masculinity -- conveyed through traits like hairi...

Van Buuren and Bach on a Rave

Marten Weber | Posted 07.30.2013 | Gay Voices
Marten Weber

I discovered trance by accident. I was at a bar with some friends, and "Intense" came on. The violin caught my attention, and it suddenly hit me: This is the structure of a baroque concerto. Bach's music and van Buuren's trance compositions are essentially the same thing.

WATCH: The Evolution Of 'Gay' -- In Just Under Two Minutes

Posted 01.20.2013 | Gay Voices

YouTube sensation Randy Rainbow offers up the history of the word "gay" in just two minutes in this new video. Set to the tune of "Be Our Guest" f...

NSFW: New Web Series Skewers Gay Silverlake Scene

Posted 10.25.2012 | Los Angeles

Move over, West Hollywood! There's a new LGBT hotspot in town, and it's the setting of a novel web series. We're talking about Silverlake, of cours...

Longing For The Bad Old Days

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 08.25.2012 | Gay Voices
Richard J. Rosendall

I can sympathize with inveterate counterculturists who feel that something has been lost amid gains in LGBT equality. Back when gay life existed in a parallel world divorced from our jobs and birth families, a certain freedom reigned, allowing us to let loose and create and experiment.

WATCH: 'Sh*t Gay Guys Say'

Posted 12.15.2011 | Gay Voices

Actor, writer and HuffPost Gay Voices blogger Jeffrey Self has offered up his twist on the popular "Shit Girls Say" with "Shit Gay Guys Say." Amon...