Kevin Author

Kevin Phinney is a journalist/broadcaster who has worked in print and online, in radio and television. He is the author of a book that examines black and white race relations seen through the prism of music, from 1619-present called “Souled American: How Black Music Transformed White Culture,” published by Billboard Books. He is also a former staff member of The Austin American-Statesman and The Hollywood Reporter. His work has appeared around the world in PREMIERE magazine and liner notes for Rhino Records and other labels. He is one of the former hosts of “Kevin & Kevin,” an award-winning morning drive radio program on KGSR-FM in Austin, Texas.

This Is How AIDS Killed “America’s Favorite Dad,” Actor Robert Reed

Actor Robert Reed shocked the nation when he died suddenly on May 12, 1992 from AIDS-related colon cancer at the age of 59. He lived his entire life in the closet, although those...

Does This Issue Make Me Less Sexy As a Gay Man?

Ask Daddy is an advice column for LGBTQ readers with questions relating to sexuality, morality, coming out or navigating relationships. And always remember, the best advice this...

Gay Shows: The Best Queer and LGBT Content on Here TV This Week

Gay TV programming isn’t always easy to find. So, just as other streaming services provide notifications about what’s available from them, we’re providing an...

This Week’s Best LGBTQ Events in New York City

Looking for gay things to do in New York? Whether you’re looking for drag shows, parties talks & lectures, film screenings, theater, or art exhibits, Metrosource has got...

This Is Why Matthew Shepard Haunts Us Still

This week, the Washington National Cathedral will dedicate a plaque to memorialize Matthew Shepard, whose cremated remains were finally laid to rest there last year. December 1...

A Gay Scrooge? This is How to Queer “A Christmas Carol”

Bah, Humbug! You’d be in a bad mood too if you’d spent your entire life in the closet. And that’s just one of the reimagined ideas in a new gay-friendly...

Our 2019 Gift Guide: This is What’s Worth Giving

Welcome to our most luxe Gift Guide yet, with a trove of yuletide treasures. Whether you’re buying for a homebody who likes to cook, a fan of gadgets and gizmos, or someone...

Start Your Yuletide Gay: This is How to Rock Out Your Friendsgiving

Want to start the Yuletide gay with a Friendsgiving feast? Whether you’re hosting, visiting or agreeing to eat out with your LGBT chosen family, there are a few sure tips...

People We Love 2019: Angelica Ross

How do you prefer your Angelica Ross: As the indomitable Candy Ferocity on Pose, or the shady lady with a history on American Horror Story: 1984 Ross is having a moment, as the...

“Last Christmas:” This Is George Michael’s Wish Come True

Director extraordinaire and Metrosource mainstay Paul Feig shares the ups and downs of building a film around the music of a lost legend. Paul Feig keeps making movies we can’t...

Ask Daddy: This Is How I Humiliated a Gay Sex Addict

Ask Daddy is an advice column for LGBTQ readers with questions relating to sexuality, morality, coming out or navigating relationships. And always remember, the best advice this...

This Is Why The Transgender Day of Remembrance is Vital

Transgender Day of Remembrance is Wednesday. Gender-questioning Americans are at a crossroads never seen before in American society. They’re exposed and seen by the public....