The Read : 03|04|17

The Read : 03|04|17

Welcome to a weekly round-up of stories of LGBTQ interest from the editors at Yohomo. We collect everything from local news stories and opinions, to art and design headlines to fluffy pop culture goodies from our favourite news sites, magazines, and best gay blogs. Some stories you may have already heard, others you haven't. Here's what went down the week of February 27-March 3, 2017.

 

News

Bearded Chicago Queen, Lucy Stoole was in town last night performing at Boys Don't Cry. Read our quick Q&A to see what she's all about.

The TTC announced there will be NO streetcars on Queen street this summer (via The Star.)

An in-depth interview with BLMTO founders, Janaya Khan and Sandy Hudson (via Toronto Life.)
 

Art & Style

The infinity mirror exhibition (made famous by selfies) is coming to the AGO! (via blog TO)

Moonlight wins best picture and makes LGBT history, but the La La Land mixup made most of the headlines (via Advocate.)

A Kickstarter campaign has been created to make a film celebrating Femme identity among Gay Men (via Huffington Post.)

Attention Commes des Garçons fans! A first look at the catalogue for the major upcoming Met Exhibit (via Vogue.com.)

Pop Culture!

LISTEN to our new yohomo mix by Das Hussey!

Rupaul's Drag Race premiers March 24 on Friday nights! We will TGIF more than ever! (via NewNowNext)

Rihanna is the NYC bodega celebrity encounter you always dreamed of (via Paper Magazine.)

She's back! LISTEN to the new Lorde track (via Pitchfork.)

 

 

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Celebrating 8 years of YES YES Y'ALL in photos

Celebrating 8 years of YES YES Y'ALL in photos

An interview with Lucy Stoole

An interview with Lucy Stoole