Tag Archives: gay

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 17

North Halsted Market Days | August 10-11, 2019

The 38th annual Northalsted Market Days® festival, celebrating life & community in Chicago’s historic Boystown/Lakeview district, kicks off August 10. The 1/2 mile long festival features all-day lineups of live music on 5 stages, 200+ unique vendors, arts, crafts, food and drink, DJ’s and dancing, sponsor booths, and more. This year’s fierce concert line-up includes […]

July 11

MIKA ANNOUNCES ‘THE TINY LOVE TINY TOUR’

  This fall, critically acclaimed platinum-selling international pop maverick MIKA returns to North America for The Tiny Love Tiny Tour. The headline run sees him perform in venues coast-to-coast, kicking off September 13th at Brooklyn Steel in New York, NY, visiting major markets, and concluding September 24th at Plaza Condesa in Mexico City, MX. General […]

July 10

Tegan & Sara to Release 9th Studio Album Sept. 27

Twenty years into their career, Tegan and Sara have recorded a new album that is based on the first songs they ever wrote. Hey, I’m Just Like You – their ninth studio album overall and first since 2016’s Love You to Death – will be released on September 27 on Sire. Fans can pre-save the […]

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 20

Lisa Loeb Releases New Single “First Day of my Life”

This year marks 25 years since the gen-x hit Reality Bites premiered and catapulted Lisa Loeb’s single “Stay(I Missed You)” to the top of the charts, forever cementing it in music history. Last month, Loeb debuted a previously unreleased cover of the Bright Eyes classic “First Day of My Life.” When not Facebook Live-ing with […]

June 19

Robyn Releases “Ever Again” Video

There is Robyn, a microphone stand and a landscape she describes as “a dreamy place, somewhere undefined, somewhere in my unconsciousness”, as she revels in the power of sensuality, self care and human touch. Robyn will tour across Europe and the US this summer, including headline slots at Wilderness and Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago, […]

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, […]

June 11

Debbie Gibson Releases New Single “Girls Night Out”

Debbie Gibson’s new single “Girls Night Out” is now available everywhere! “It’s a pop anthem inspired by the #MixTapeTour 2019… a fun, upbeat dance gem that I hope you will enjoy!” Gibson wrote. Don’t miss the “Electric Youth” singer shake her love on tour with New Kids on the Block, Salt N Pepa and more!