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Tax status leads to scrutiny of leather nonprofit

Tax status leads to scrutiny of leather nonprofit

The San Francisco Bay Area Leather Alliance may not have had its financial house in order when it served as fiscal sponsor for the successful Queer Nightlife Fund that helped LGBTQs who lost their jobs during the COVID pandemic.

Bitch is back: queer singer-songwriter's new music

Bitch is back: queer singer-songwriter's new music

Nine years after she released her last full-length disc "In Us We Trust," Bitch is back with "Bitchcraft" (Kill Rock Stars), an album that draws on all of her strengths with dazzling results.

Eli Conley: queer trans country artists to perform in East Bay

Eli Conley: queer trans country artists to perform in East Bay

On May 15, Eli Conley will perform in Queer Country West Coast at the Ivy Room in Albany. It's an afternoon show with Conley, Mya Byrne, Polythene Pam and Side Pony.

Going Out, Homing's In, April 29-May 6, 2022

Going Out, Homing's In, April 29-May 6, 2022

May the 4th, through 6th and beyond, for this week, bring you arts, nightlife and community events of interest, plus online amusements as well.

Q-Music: Fiercest females

Q-Music: Fiercest females

Enjoy new grooves from singer-songwriters Mitski, April March, Jenny Hval, Flock of Dimes, Anika and Basia Bulat.

'We Just Want to Be' @ Spark Arts

'We Just Want to Be' @ Spark Arts

On May 6 and 7 the Spark Arts gallery in the Castro will host a pop art show and a staged reading which will serve as a fundraiser for "We Just Want to Be," an upcoming feature-length documentary that will underscore the violence of conversion therapy.

Going Out, Homing's in April 22-29, 2022

Going Out, Homing's in April 22-29, 2022

We've got plenty of fascinating arts, nightlife and community events of interest, plus a plethora of pleasing online amusements as well.

Sisters' Easter party a hit

Sisters' Easter party a hit

  • DRAG
  • by BAR staff
  • Apr 20, 2022

The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence brought their Easter party back to Mission Dolores Park Sunday, April 17, for the first time since the outbreak of the COVID pandemic and the crowd was thrilled.

SF judge rules in favor of Castro bar The Mix

SF judge rules in favor of Castro bar The Mix

  • BARS
  • by John Ferrannini
  • Apr 20, 2022

A legal battle involving shareholders of the Castro neighborhood bar The Mix is over after a San Francisco judge granted summary judgment in favor of the 18th Street watering hole.

SF supervisors panel OKs gay bathhouse zoning update

SF supervisors panel OKs gay bathhouse zoning update

A proposed zoning change to allow gay bathhouses and other adult sex venues to open in the city's historic LGBTQ neighborhoods is close to being finalized.

The Sisters' Easter @ Mission Dolores Park

The Sisters' Easter @ Mission Dolores Park

  • DRAG
  • by photo by Steven Underhill
  • Apr 18, 2022

The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence's annual Easter celebrations returned to Mission Dolores Park on April 17 with a huge crowd of attendees enjoying the bright sunny day, performances, the Hunky Jesus, Foxy Mary and bonnet contests.

San Francisco unveils street sign for drag nun

San Francisco unveils street sign for drag nun

  • DRAG
  • by Matthew S. Bajko
  • Apr 16, 2022

Signage is now up in San Francisco for the first street named after a member of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.

Out in the Bay: Honey Mahogany on politics, 'Drag Race,' & The Stud

Out in the Bay: Honey Mahogany on politics, 'Drag Race,' & The Stud

  • NIGHTLIFE
  • by Christopher J. Beale
  • Apr 14, 2022

Honey Mahogany is a San Francisco native and the first transgender chairperson of the San Francisco Democratic County Central Committee, the governing body of the local Democratic Party.

Going Out, Homing's In, April 15-22, 2022

Going Out, Homing's In, April 15-22, 2022

Rise up, go out and do stuff, be it a play or concert, movie or mojitos in a bar. Going Out, Homing's In brings on the fun.