Chris Azzopardi

About Chris Azzopardi

As editor of Q Syndicate, the international LGBTQ wire service, Chris Azzopardi has interviewed a multitude of superstars, including Meryl Streep, Mariah Carey and Beyoncé. Reach him via his website at and on Twitter (@chrisazzopardi).

Screen Queen: Oscars at Home

By | 2018-05-22T14:38:59+00:00 May 22nd, 2018|Entertainment, Features|

Unforgettable Moments from Academy Award-Winning Gay Faves, Yours Forever to Stream Call Me By Your Name Oliver (Armie Hammer) is facedown on the bed, fully clothed. He’s just arrived at his professor’s (Michael Stuhlbarg) home [...]

Hear Me Out: 7 Albums (Britney! Robyn!) That Will Make This Year Suck Less

By | 2018-03-07T15:36:53+00:00 March 7th, 2018|Entertainment, Music|

That Britney album better come quick – preferably before the world combusts from nuclear warfare. On the horizon for the rest of what’s shaping up to be a very gay 2018 outside of Brandi Carlile’s recently released must-hear masterwork? New Robyn, new Kylie, new Troye. If only our current political era was as promising as this year’s albums-release slate.

Best Albums of 2017

By | 2018-02-01T11:19:32+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Entertainment, Music|

Donald Trump is still tweeting (oh yeah, and somehow still president). Free internet porn could be a bygone luxury thanks to #RIPNetNeutrality. But hey, music in 2017 didn't suck! Read on for the music that [...]

The Kate Clinton Q&A

By | 2017-10-31T23:07:06+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Entertainment|

Times like this - election years, when politics are a comedian's punching-bag - were made for Kate Clinton, who has hilariously riffed on 30 years of stupid presidents and right-winged morons. She's at it again [...]

You Can’t Stop the Pete

By | 2017-10-31T17:27:19+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Entertainment|

Peter Mel sits with his hands folded at a corner table in his latest restaurant venture. As our camera snaps his picture, a sheepish smile is painted across his face while he nervously half mumbles [...]

The ringleader returns

By | 2017-10-31T17:26:46+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Entertainment|

What would "Circus," Britney Spears' quasi-comeback album, sound like if she was still flashing her vag, yo-yoing in and out of hospitals or attacking paparazzi with umbrellas? Consider this: Amidst it all (see also: custody [...]

Sextra on “Shortbus”

By | 2017-10-31T14:21:43+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Entertainment|

Erin Markey had sex within a pile of people in "Shortbus," now on DVD. It brought in some extra loot and the former Michigander and her partner didn't even have to rehearse for the role. [...]

‘Listen’ to Leija

By | 2018-01-16T12:48:30+00:00 October 31st, 2017|Entertainment|

Jim Leija is stumped. He begins busting out Beyonce's "Listen," explaining it served as a distraction during rehearsals for his solo musical-esque production. But after botching a few lines, he dives into the middle of [...]