Whitney Houston and Aaron Hernandez: The Costly Trauma of the Closet

I have never shared another’s writing on this blog. There’s a first time for everything. The very mention of “biphobia” caused me to smile #finally Exploring the role of homophobia and biphobia in the lives of two troubled legends. — Read on http://www.advocate.com/commentary/2020/1/22/whitney-houston-and-aaron-hernandez-costly-trauma-closet

Johnny Mathis For Valentine’s Day. Yes, Please.

This one’s for the guys. Yes, ladies can purchase tickets to either of the incomparable Johnny Mathis’ upcomin concerts —on Valentine’s Day in Reno, or two days later, on February 16 in San Rafael, California — but this one’s for the gentlemen. If you want to get to second base…or beyond…pick up a pair of […]

Sidestepping Suicide With Superman and The Wiz

In the fall of 1978, when I was just a kid, I contemplated suicide before Diana Ross’ Dorothy in The Wiz convinced me that I could be a lion. She handed me off to Christopher Reeve’s Superman, who didn’t just convince me that a man could fly. He convinced me that a boy could live.

Hit Master David Foster Hits The Road, Preps To Launch 2020 Tour In Modesto

The multi-talented David Foster has been the force behind scores of hit records dating back to the late 1970s. The songwriter / arranger / producer has presided over the recording of some of history’s most phenomenal vocal performances, including Jennifer Holiday’s “And I Am Telling You.” Barbra Streisand’s “Somewhere,” Whitney Houston’s “I Will Always Love […]