Music

Joe Bracco; Songwriter and Musician

May 2, 2018

Joe Bracco was born on this day 1960, on Long Island NY. I did not have the pleasure of attending any of his performances; although he did occasionally perform with Romanovsky & Phillips he did […]

Music

Non-Gay R&P Music

January 31, 2018

After reading my blog post Queer Progress (measured by Romanovsky & Phillips music), one of my “straight, but not narrow” friends asked if there were any R&P songs that weren’t “all gay” that they might […]

LGBTITQQ2S

R&P at 35

February 2, 2017

In 1982 Ron Romanovsky and Paul Phillips made their debut at San Francisco’s Valencia Rose Cafe as the musical break for Gay Comedy Open Mic Night. Over the next two decades they toured across North […]

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Queer Gift Ideas- Romanovsky & Phillips

November 1, 2016

Regular readers know that I really like the music of R&P. And by “like” I refer to having seen them live multiple times in concert in Toronto in the late ’80s and early ’90s, owning […]

Music

Death and Destruction

September 11, 2016

Today is the 15th anniversary of the events of Nine-Eleven. Whether caused by the “intelligence failures” we were told, or any of the ‘conspiracy theories’ floating around (or most likely a mix of things), the […]

LGBTITQQ2S

More Queer Progress Analysis

August 28, 2016

Some thoughts on the progress we have (or haven’t) made as queer folk, at least here in North America, measured by the Romanovsky & Phillips music catalog. With something like 50 songs on the still-available […]