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Veronika Electronika

Veronika Electronika: Using Drag to Make a Difference

January 12, 2019 - Articles, Drag Queens, LGBT Advocate

by Joey Amato | Photos provided by Danielle Shields Photography   Veronika Electronika was born Steven Raimo in the early ’80s (a lady never reveals her true age) in Staten Island, New York to a family of working-class parents. Living only about 100 yards from…

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An Event-filled Fall

September 6, 2018 - Arts, Bridgestone, Drag Queens, Entertainment, Equality Clarksville, Events, LGBT Community, Middle Tennessee, Murfreesboro, Music, Nashville, Nashville Cares, Pet Focus, Rutherford County, Tennessee

September 8 Tennessee Honey Festival A celebration of all things honey. Education, art, music, food. More info at USPest.com. Family friendly and free.   Outloud Music Festival One day music festival in midtown Nashville. Betty Who, Big Freedia, CupcakKe, and others. Ticket includes entry to…

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Asia O'Hara

Asia O’Hara on Strength and Sisterhood in Competition

August 10, 2018 - Arts, Drag Queens, Entertainment, LGBT Community

by Ryan Rattliff | photo courtesy of Voss Events   “Well, Texas is back in the house, y’all!” Asia O’Hara announced herself as she sashayed into the workroom on the premiere of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 10. The Helen of Seven store owner and costume…

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Be the Good in the World

July 27, 2018 - Bianca Page Day, Drag Queens, Entertainment, Events, LGBT Advocate, Middle Tennessee, Nashville, Tennessee

story by Leah Wright | photo by HN James   Mathu K. Potts is one of those Nashville fixtures who, even if you don’t know his name, you’ve probably seen around. His stainless steel colored locks have been a fixture behind the bars at various…

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yaysh video for boss

Yaysh Chills It Like a “Boss” This Pride

June 15, 2018 - Drag Queens, Entertainment, Music

press release from Project Publicity Click here to see the video. Hip-pop artist Yaysh is proving she’s in charge in the music video for her rabble rousing new summer single, “Boss,” releasing this week. Intended to motivate fans to go after what they want in life, the…

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Nashville Cares Avant Garde

RECAP – Avant Garde: Neverland

February 19, 2018 - Avant Garde, Drag Queens, Events, Fund Raising, Health + Wellness, Leah Wright, Middle Tennessee, Nashville, Nashville Cares, Recap, Tennessee

“It may have been quixotic, but it was magnificent.” By Leah Wright The Avant Garde: Neverland! Fundraiser for Nashville CARES was an event filled with glitter, fairy wings, pirates, and whores (if the NashTrash sisters are to be believed). The attire was festive cocktail and…

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Bianca Page Day

Bianca Page Day 2017, Set for Aug. 26

August 17, 2017 - Articles, Bianca Page Day, Drag Queens, Entertainment, Food and Beverage, Health + Wellness, LGBT Advocate, LGBT Ally, LGBT Community, LGBT Youth, Music, Trax

Saturday, Aug. 26, will mark the 7th Annual Bianca Page Day (BPD) in Nashville, TN. Friends, loved ones and community members will gather at TRAX Bar beginning at 3pm to celebrate and remember the life and legacy of Nashville’s most beloved force of drag. “This…

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