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.

Who’s Cheating? If It’s Not You, It’s Probably Him

A new survey says good for you if you’re gay and haven’t cheated on your partner. But if you’re not cheating, there’s a better than even chance that he is....

Rippon Lets It Rip, Besting Pence and Bringing Home the Bronze

U.S Veep Mike Pence is getting a little conversion therapy of his own at the Winter Olympics, as an out-and proud figure skater has now won a bronze medal....

Gay Athletes Out for Gold at the 2018 Winter Olympics

This year, LGBTQ Olympics fans can root for the country of their choice, or for the out-and-proud athletes competing from around the world....

RuPaul’s Newest Villain: This Milk Has Gone Bad!

Got Milk? We have exclusive video of the RuPaul’s All Star who seems to be sporting a look somewhere between Where’s Waldo and Big Bird today....

The Best LGBT Events for February 8-15, 2018

There’s nothing like warm weather and a cool beverage to restore the spirits. So it’s Mardi Gras in New Orleans, and much more close to home!...

British Acrobats Soar in A New Show Sharing Their Bromance

When we caught up with the Brit boys behind Bromance, they were bruised, jet-lagged and more charming than they are nimble. Which is plenty....

Boots and Saddle: Did This Drag Bar Ride off into the Sunset?

We all love a good mystery, don’t we? Well, this ain’t Murder On the Orient Express, but we’d like to know: Who killed Boots and Saddle?...

La Philharmonic Pulls out All the Stops for Its Centennial Celebration

A spectacular venue. An unforgettable event, and the opportunity of a lifetime converge with the Centennial season of the LA Philharmonic....

A New Medical Study Links Ibuprofen to Testicle Damage

A new study published in the medical community journal called Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences says high doses of Ibuprofen may harm young men’s testicles....

War Vet and Senator Tammy Duckworth Takes Down the President

The current Oval Office occupant is having yet another meltdown tantrum — but this time someone gave back as good as they got....

Five House Music Superstars Gather for Hot New Video

Taking a cue from ’70s funk classics as “Brick House” and “Love Rollercoaster,” five superstars gathered to breathe new life into the genre....

Billy Porter Goes Back to Broadway Basics for an Angry New Video

Billy Porter has a way with American music. His grasp of its many forms runs as deep as his ability to perform it. And now there’s new video!...