Why Are There So Few Parties Where Trans People Feel Safe?

Trans parties need to be recognized as distinct spaces with their own values and culture.


Ladyfag's Guide to NYFW

The Fashion Week parties and shows you can't miss, according to New York's reigning nightlife queen.


How Big Fashion Appropriated Rave Culture at New York Fashion Week

Who benefits when rave hits the runway—and what do we lose?


These 90s Club Kid Looks at Ladyfag's Shade Rave Are PLURfect

Freedom tastes like a fizzing marinade of sweat, adrenaline, and bum juice sometimes.


The 10 Most Fab Gay Dance Parties (with Actual Good Music) in North America

From coast to coast, this is where pride meets the party.


Trans Icon Honey Dijon Serves Up a Mix for SHADE's Cereal-Themed Rave

A delicious serving of house from Miss Honey to whet your appetites for SHADE's Gay Pride party in New York City.


Techno Punks and Chelsea Boys: Inside Shade's New Year's Eve Blowout

Combine Enter the Void's neon-soaked technophilia with Blade Runner's industrial grit, throw in lots of buff, shirtless Chelsea boys in leather, and voila—you've got Shade.


Meditations on Miley: What It Was Really Like at That Infamous Alexander Wang Fashion Week Party

Why is Miley Cyrus wearing an animal mask? Who gave her that flashing LED rave-ring? Oh shit, is she rolling?