SF Armory gets OK to produce concerts — with restrictions

SF Armory gets OK to produce concerts — with restrictions

The old San Francisco Armory, where yesterday’s soldiers trained and where today’s porn stars flay each other with whips, has gotten the green light to reinvent itself once again. The San Francisco Entertainment Commission on Tuesday granted permission for the Armory’s owners to produce concerts, providing they end no later than 2 a.m. and are […]

US Appeals Court Upholds Gay Marriage in Puerto Rico

US Appeals Court Upholds Gay Marriage in Puerto Rico

A U.S. appeals court has ruled that Puerto Rico can’t prohibit gay marriage. The court overruled a federal judge who said a U.S. Supreme Court decision allowing gay couples to marry anywhere in the United States does not apply on the island because it is a U.S. territory, and not a state. The appeals court […]

APAC to Host Panel for New Adult Performers

APAC to Host Panel for New Adult Performers

On Sunday April 3rd, the Adult Performer Advocacy Committee (APAC) will hold a panel aimed at educating and orienting new performers in the adult industry. “We are so exited for this opportunity to meet with performers who are just starting out,” says APAC president Chanel Preston.  “The point of this panel is to create a […]

AHF Using Cal/OSHA to Harass Political Opponents #RemoveWeinstein

AHF Using Cal/OSHA to Harass Political Opponents #RemoveWeinstein

CANOGA PARK — The Free Speech Coalition condemns the AIDS Healthcare Foundation for using the Cal/OSHA inspection process to selectively punish performers and producers who oppose them politically. While the adult industry has long drawn a connection between speaking out against AHF and subsequent inspections, AHF finally acknowledged its political motives in a press statement yesterday: “We want to thank Cal/OSHA for acting so […]

Cal/OSHA Cites and Fines Adult Film Producer James Deen For Violating Condom & Safety Laws

Cal/OSHA Cites and Fines Adult Film Producer James Deen For Violating Condom & Safety Laws

Cal/OSHA issued citations today with proposed penalties of $77,875 to adult film production company Third Rock Enterprises Inc., also known as James Deen Productions, for multiple violations of state condom and other safety laws which exposed performers to sexually transmitted infections and illnesses. After receiving a complaint, Cal/OSHA inspected a Third Rock film shoot in […]

Government announces date for same-sex marriage vote

Government announces date for same-sex marriage vote

REVELLERS recovering from the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras awoke yesterday to news the government had promised a plebiscite on gay marriage by the year’s end. The festival’s kaleidoscopic parade drew 12,500 marchers across 178 floats and more than 300,000 onlookers lining the street. Malcolm Turnbull became the first prime minister to visit the […]

Buddy Profits Relaunches NextDoorMale.com

Buddy Profits Relaunches NextDoorMale.com

MONTREAL — Gay affiliate program Buddy Profits today announced the relaunch of NextDoorMale.com, a site that offers amateur guys in intimate solo videos. NextDoorMale.com was launched in 2004 and includes an archive more than 12 years of “fresh faced men in the hottest solo scenes.” The new tour has a modern aesthetic and was designed […]

Nica Noelle Launches New Gay News Site “PassTheTea.com”

Teams up With TRPWL.com's Sean Tompkins

Nica Noelle Launches New Gay News Site “PassTheTea.com”

Cyberspace- Director Nica Noelle and adult industry blog TRPWL.com owner Sean Tompkins announced today they have joined forces to launch a new gay news site, PassTheTea.com. “We’ve been working on this project for a while,” said Noelle. “so it’s an exciting day for us.” PassTheTea.com will focus strictly on gay porn news and gossip and will feature original articles and […]

Falcon Studios Signs Bruno Bernal to A-Team

Falcon Studios Signs Bruno Bernal to A-Team

SAN FRANCISCO — Falcon Studios Group has announced the addition of Brazilian adult star Bruno Bernal to its list of A-Team Exclusive models. Bernal will perform exclusively for Falcon Studios, Raging Stallion and Hot House features. His latest scene from Falcon Edge’s “Amped” is out today on FalconStudios.com. His first performance for Falcon Studios Group was […]

FSC’s Leue: Industry Is ‘Tremendously Energized’ After Oakland Victory #RemoveWeinstein

FSC’s Leue: Industry Is ‘Tremendously Energized’ After Oakland Victory #RemoveWeinstein

CANOGA PARK, Calif. — Exactly one week ago, the adult entertainment industry came away with a big victory after California’s Occupational Safety & Health Standards Board voted against new rules for the production of films. Instrumental in rallying the performing and production communities to attend the Oakland, Calif., meeting and provide face-to face testimony to […]