Current track

Title

Artist

Background

Blog

Page: 3

  Story by Chuck Tackett I TRIED TO TELL YA Back in 1996, “The Current News” magazine owner/editor-in-chief J.D. O’Neill contacted me. He informed me he had listened to my overnight talk/music radio show called “Exodus” on 90.1FM KKFI. The late Mr. O’Neill asked me if I would write a column for his LGBTQ bar […]

Hey everybody, I’m back !!! Thanks so very much for the numerous well wishes, positive vibes, and prayers while I was ill with COVID-19. When my brother John was able to visit me in rehab, he would tell me all about your messages of support. I came home on June 8th after entering KU Hospital […]

Tony, Grammy, and Emmy Award winner Ben Platt reprises his role as an anxious, isolated high schooler aching for understanding and belonging amid the chaos and cruelty of the social-media age. Six-time Oscar nominee Amy Adams, Oscar winner Julianne Moore, Kaitlyn Dever (Booksmart), Amandla Stenberg (The Hate U Give), Colton Ryan (Apple TV+’s Little Voice), Nik […]

Show us your true colors at Pride Night at The K on Friday, June 18th! Purchase a Theme Ticket package to receive a limited edition rainbow Royals pocket tank top. A portion of each ticket will be donated to SAVE, Inc. which provides permanent, transitional, and emergency housing to Kansas City’s most vulnerable individuals. Tank […]

What happens when a Grammy Award-winning top global writer, producer, and remixer meets a British pop star, actor, and sex symbol in Miami? The answer is magic – and just in time for Pride 2021.  A few years ago, Tracy Young was hired to remix an EP for iconic British band Blue and in the […]

There have been many questions surrounding PRIDE 2021, and if it was taking place this year. This is the latest information coming in. Kansas City Pride 2021 will be held at Theis Park, Oak St. & Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd. Theis Park is located across from the Nelson Atkins Museum!!! Remember Kansas City Pride 2021 […]

I called Chicago home for nearly 15 years and with the uncertainty of Kansas City PrideFest not to be confused with us at KC Pride, I wanted to offer an alternative. Chicago is only an 8-hour drive and about an hour and a half flight. They have an amazing lineup this year. For more information […]

Ryan Murphy delivers yet another new series to Netflix.  Halston starring Ewan McGregor focuses on the life of the single-named fashion designer–the first American to break into the world of international fashion. Throughout the 1970s, Halston became known for his eccentric designs and use of celebrity models (particularly Liza Minnelli) in his runway shows, and as […]

Disney is revamping its 20-year-old animated series “The Proud Family” and the reboot will center on two multiethnic, gay dads and their adopted teenage daughter, who is a racial activist. The entertainment brand announced the show, “The Proud Family: Louder and Prouder,” via social media Wednesday. The fathers, Barry and Randall Leibowitz-Jenkins, will be voiced […]

Story by Chuck Tackett Get You Some Business: Cease Playing Dime Store Psychologists Bill Maher, comic/activist – “You like kids and families? Great!! You do you. But for millions of others, getting a good night’s sleep, not sharing a remote, or changing a dirty diaper, never having a relationship talk, or listen to a passive-aggressive […]