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Night Cats

I first met Huang Ping (pictured above) in the Night Cat. It was November 2006, and I was in Changsha, in the Chinese …

By Rian Dundon

The New Teen Dream

Once hyped by their label boss Pete Wentz as the baby of Maroon 5 and 'N Sync, the Cab's debut LP, Whisper War, lives up …

By Shana Naomi Krochmal

The Glass Closet

This article originally appeared in the May 2007 issue of Out.

By Michael Musto

Allen's Anatomy

Move over, Nuke! The soap world has a new gay couple to fawn over (and stalk). On September 23, Chad Allen joins General …

By Nelson Branco

An Early Spring Fling

New York has hit a peak with a slew of new and creative young designers on the menswear scene. They have managed to turn …


The Gay Agenda

Monday, September 22: Tune in to The Ellen DeGeneres Show today to catch Dolly Parton performing her newly released …

By Joseph Hassan

Ready To Rock Wichoo

Black Kids would be the Sly & the Family Stone of indie-rock if Sly Stone were a Morrissey freak.

By Barry Walters

Once On This Island

Tom Bianchi, the gay erotic photographer who's now 63 and lives in Palm Springs, remembers the first time he …

By Tim Murphy

Make A Mirror

'Mr. Alien Brain Versus Thee Skinwalkers is an incredibly joyful album, and we believe it's the best one we've ever …

By Noah Michelson

The Gay Agenda

Monday, September 15: Let's forego the all-too-easy innuendos about baskets and balls and get straight to talking about …

By Joseph Hassan

This Delicate Thing He's Made

As one half of the Australian pop duo Savage Garden, Darren Hayes chica-cherry-cola-ed his way up the charts and into …

By Bill Chenevert

Boys Just Want To Have Fun

I'm sitting down when I see her. At a bar on New York's Lower East Side, I look up from my cocktail and there she is. …

By Jesse Archer

THE GAY PLOT When Worlds Collide

It's not often the worlds of funky Out, grizzled old Rolling Stone, and prim-and-proper U.K. leftie The Guardian meet, …

By Out.com Editors

Róisín Has Landed

The story of Róisín Murphy begins in fashion. The springboard for her ascent from small-town, working-class misfit to …


The Invisible Man

Arthur Russell is the best musician you've probably never heard of, and unlike others about whom you could say that, he …

By Michael Martin

Not So Vain

Although her fame largely rests on two hit songs -- anthemic party favorite 'You're So Vain' and the lush, stirring …

By Jake Shears