Music

NEW MUSIC: Kaoz – Standing 

  Today, 2011 Cypher Avenue Award Winner Kaoz sent us this new collaboration track with producer/songwriter JFuzion entitled, “Standing.” This groovy hip hop song about overcoming adversities features an unexpected yet well-used sample of Elton John’s “I’m Still Standing.” [Sidenote: Do Not look up the…

Film

Patrik-Ian Polk’s The Skinny 

  Patrik-Ian Polk, the creator of the black Gay television series, Noah’s Arc. He calls himself the Gay Tyler Perry. While the comparison seriously breaks down on many levels, it does fit if we’re talking about the perpetuation of stereotypes. The work we’ve seen from…

Film, Reviews

Movie Review: Young Soul Rebels 

Movie Review: Young Soul Rebels To sum up this movie in one word…”HORRIBLE“. Look I know we have a limited selection in the Black Gay Cinema department but it seems like I always have the same feelings, thoughts and questions after seeing a black gay…

Film, Reviews

Movie Review: Blind Faith 

 Blind Faith Directed By: Ernest R. Dickerson Written By: Frank Military Staring: Charles S. Dutton, Courtney B. Vance First released on the cable channel Showtime in 1998, I had never heard of Blind Faith until I came across it in the Gay/Lesbian section on Netflix. …