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GURL Talk S1 Ep 4 – He’s bangin’

In a first for he podcast Thotter Stu is hosting solo this week while his co-host was in an undisclosable location doing unconfirmed activities. This week’s guest is the groove juggernaut himself Stephen Haaker, drummer for Cartographer and Loveless (among other projects), producer and funky t-shirt wearing babe.There’s chat of musical families, filming music videos, being on the road and a the ongoing journey of queer discovery….

GURL Talk S1 Ep 3 – A Cowboy and a gentle gay man

Gym Bunny Glenn and Thotter Stu are grabbing their best double denim and cowboy boots for a trip to the Country scene this week.Chatting with the wonderful Brian Falduto about his recent Dolly Parton cover, his acting background, musical influences and more, we get an insight into the world of…

GURL Talk S1 Ep1 – A kiki with Kiki

Oh GURL……talk?! From the homosexuals that brought you GURL podcast, here’s a little spin-off series to keep Gym Bunny Glenn and Thotter Stu busy whilst Velvet has her hands full elsewhere (ooo-er).For their debut episode, the guys chat with neurodivergent drag queen Kiki Babs about her career so far, her…

GURL S4 EP11 – It’s award season

Following an incredible reaction to our GURL award we caught up with our very first winner, the incredible Tracey Paper, to chat all about the fabulous work she does for the community. We also invited comedy icon Shar Cooterie along for the ride as the wonderful soul who nominated Tracey…

Drag is a roller-coaster!

Yes it’s that time of year when we embrace the iconic combination of drag artistry and theme park realness for a truly thrilling experience.Our fabulous friends over at Totally Drag are bringing their annual celebration of drag back to Alton Towers for another ride (literally) and we’re so ready for…

Snatch Talk: Week 6 (The final!)

Oh GURL, it’s time for the Drag Idol Newcastle 2024 final!At the semi finals we lost 3 performers at the final hurdle and saw Bipty P take best in show with their incredible live week performance.Our fantastic top four of Bipty P, Lois Common Denominator, Reese Wetherspoon and Sweet Boy…

Snatch Talk: Week 5

We do love a good semi……final. A double elimination down, a three-way win between Bipty P, Love Deluxe Erotica and Reese Wetherspoon and a whole lot of chaos down, it’s time for Here’s The Velvet Snatch to run you through week five….

Snatch Talk: Week 4

The Quarter finals are here, it’s time for the top 9 to battle it out. Following a single elimination and Bella B Campbell scoring best in show for the second time in a row, we’re moving onto teams week (in trios) as a competition first. Let The Velvet Snatch fill you in…

Snatch Talk: Week 3

Two weeks down, we’re onto what is essentially the last of the qualifying rounds before we move onto the quarter finals of the competition.After a double elimination and Bella B Campbell claiming best in show with her hilarious Gypsy Rose number last week, it’s time for musical week at Rusty’s…