Freddie Herko was already a successful dancer, when he began associating with some of the regulars at Andy Warhol's Factory. In fact, Andy himself became fascinated by the young, Herko, casting the dancer in three of his early films. The two became close for a time. But, a struggle with addiction would initiate a rapid … Continue reading Freddie Herko, Warhol Superstar, Danced Himself Out 5th Floor Window
Former Club Kid Amanda Lepore
Of Amanda Lapore's early life Wikipedia writes, "born Armand Lepore .. November 21, 1967 grew up in Essex County, New Jersey. Her father was a..chemical engineer, and her mother had schizophrenia and spent much time in mental institutions She has one sibling, an elder brother. In her early teens Lepore began making costumes for a transgender friend … Continue reading Former Club Kid Amanda Lepore
Club Kid, Screamin Rachael
Wikipedia's Screaming Rachel Page introduces her thusly, "Screamin Rachael, a Chicago native, was born Rachael Cain. Dubbed the “Queen of House Music” by Billboard Magazine. Rachael has been instrumental in the rise of the House genre. As the co-founder of Trax Records created in 1983 with Larry Sherman, she’s worked with artists such as Grandmaster Melle … Continue reading Club Kid, Screamin Rachael
Christina Superstars Ex On Her Past And Personality.
I want to share today what Christina Superstar's ex, Lori Gurski had to say about Christina's life and Personality. Again I would like to thank Lori for sharing the information. Lori wrote, "Chris was born May 19, 1954 and I think he was more a Gemini than a Taurus. We had a mutual friend … Continue reading Christina Superstars Ex On Her Past And Personality.
Club Kid, Ernie Glam
Born Ernie Garcia, Ernie glam became one of the most prominent New York Club Kids and to this day he remains one of the most visible. In Episode #80 of Ernie's YouTube show that he co-hosts with Michael Alig; They discuss how Ernie first me Michael Alig. Alig said, "I remember the first time I … Continue reading Club Kid, Ernie Glam
Tucker Carlson Blasts Michael Musto
So if you are a fan of Nelson Sullivan, the club kids and New York nightlife, you are probably aware of gossip columnist Michael Musto. Last night on Tucker Carlson's show on Fox news, Carlson blasted Musto for an article he wrote for Out Magazine called What to do when your friend is a gay … Continue reading Tucker Carlson Blasts Michael Musto
8 Things Nelson Sullivan’s Camera Caught in 4 Min.
As an example of how prolific the work of Nelson Sullivan continues to be, to this day I've decided to make a list of the things captured by Sullivan's camera in one, 4 minute video. The name of the video is RuPaul & Lahoma's Photo Session at Super Sex-O-Rama. The video was published on YouTube … Continue reading 8 Things Nelson Sullivan’s Camera Caught in 4 Min.
Christina Superstar 87 BDay Update
I wrote a previous blog detailing the events that took place at Christina's 1987 Birthday at the Tunnel. I have an update on the people and events of that night. First the party was tagged as Christina's 25th birthday. The Queen who was hosting that night (was a drag performer who went by the stage name … Continue reading Christina Superstar 87 BDay Update
Club Kid Walt Paper, What Happened
Born in Los Alamitos, California. Walt Paper became a central figure in the New York Club Kids during the 1990's appearing on the Joan Rivers Show alongside Michael Alig and Richie Rich. He also functioned as Michael's assistant for a time. He has since said of the experience, "The nightclub for me was like a laboratory, … Continue reading Club Kid Walt Paper, What Happened
Christina Superstar’s Former Girlfriend Corrects The Record
I received an email several weeks back from Lori Gurski, In regard's to former club Kid Christina Superstar. "If you're looking for any information regarding Chris Smith, otherwise known as Christina I am the person to contact. I was his significant other as of 1981 when we met in Pittsburgh. I loved him dearly and his … Continue reading Christina Superstar’s Former Girlfriend Corrects The Record