Tag Archives: Drag

August 02

Berlin Releases New Album ‘Transcendance’ Today

Berlin will forever be recognized as the American pioneer of electro-pop artistry.  The Los Angeles-based band broke onto the scene in 1982 with the provocative single “Sex (I’m A…)” from the platinum-selling debut EP Pleasure Victim. “The Metro” and “No More Words” were also chart toppers, but it was the unforgettable “Take My Breath Away” […]

July 26

Lips Chicago Grand Opening | August 23 – 25, 2019

Be the first to experience Chicago’s ultimate in drag dining! The world famous Lips comes to Chicago, with opening nights Friday & Saturday featuring the Ladies of Lips Glitz and Glam Spectacular starring Miss Shavonna B Brooks! For more info., click here!

July 25

Ross Mathews Presents Dragtastic Bubbly Brunch | City Winery | July 28, August 11, Sept. 15, 2019

“I wanted to combine my love for Drag with my love for mimosas, and I really think I nailed it. For an hour and a half, we can all shut the door on the outside world to smile, cheers and sing along. I’ll see you there!” – Ross RuPaul’s Drag Race judge Ross Mathews presents […]

July 12

Pop Songstress and Drag Artist Blair St. Clair Releases New Single “Easy Love”

Today, pop songstress and drag artist Blair St. Clair will release her new single “Easy Love.” Listen here! “Easy Love” is Blair’s first release since she amassed millions of streams, made headlines, and broke barriers with her debut album Call My Life. The album reached #1 on the Dance/Electronic Album Sales chart, and featured her hit single “Now or […]

June 25

Fire Down Below’s Chicago Pride Guide

Check out our full schedule for Chicago’s Gay High Holy Days! Access the schedule anytime; visit the mobile site for a schedule on the go! #FDBCPG Thursday, June 27:   What: Lark Pride VIP Cocktail Party Where: Lark When: 5-7pm What: Pride Bowl Pre-Party Where: Sidetrack When: 7 – 10pm What: High Femme Where: Cerise […]

June 13

Chicago Pride Fest | June 22-23, 2019

Chicago’s annual Pride Fest celebrates 50 years, beginning June 22 in Boystown. The two-day pre-Pride festival includes performances by LeAnn Rimes – Betty Who – Alex Newell – Ultra Naté – Inaya Day and more  on the Main Stage at North Halsted and Grace. The event culminates June 30 with the Pride parade. Lakeside Pride, […]

May 23

Varla Jean Merman’s ‘Under a Big Top’ | Hydrate Nightclub Chicago | May 24 – 25, 2019

Varla Jean Merman, the self-described “love child of Ethel Merman and Ernest Borgnine,” has been offering up classic camp and powerful musical prowess for more than 20 years. The alter-ego behind the delightfully perky Merman, is the hunky Jeffery Roberson. Basically unrecognizable out of drag, he is – in my humble opinion – the definition […]

May 22

International Mr. Leather 2019 | May 23 – 27

Check out our full schedule for Chicago’s kinkiest weekend! Access the schedule anytime; visit the mobile site for a schedule on the go! #FDBIML Wednesday, May 22nd – What: Special IML Editon Men’s Room Wednesday What: DURO presenta: International Maricxn Leather Where: Berlin Nightclub When: 10pm – 4am Thursday, May 23rd – What: IML Kick-Off […]

May 09

6th Annual Stoli Key West Classic Tour | Sidetrack Chicago | May 11, 2019

North America’s only annual international LGBT Cocktail Competition returns to Chicago and Sidetrack! This Key West themed night features surprises and live performances. Plus, enter chance to win a trip to Key West! Sample & sip Stoli cocktail creations.     Join your hosts Dixie Lynn Cartwright, Chicago Drag Superstar and Patrik Gallineaux, LGBT Ambassador for Stoli, for a day […]