Tease-O-Rama, America's first convention dedicated to the fabulous and all-around over-the-top world of cabaret and burlesque is happening this weekend! From classic glamour to wry satirical commentary to carnivalesque freak-show talents, Tease-O-Rama has it all! See performances from over 200 contemporary pinup queens, take classes on tassle twirling, watch films, and MEET the legends of days gone by. Read More

I just have one question...

BY Dawn in General

This week, former BUST covergirl Amy Sedaris paid a visit to the Martha Stewart show!The very funny ladies of the hilarious blog, Jezebel.com, posted an amazing video of Amy sharing her coveted recipe for cheeseballs. She also found time to school Miss Martha about the delights of bong water!Check the video out here. Read More

NYC's First Purity Ball!

BY Dawn in Feminism

 You're invited to NYC's First Purity Ball!!!A Fundraiser for: September 26, 7 - 10 pm at The Slipper Room, 167 Orchard Streetat Stanton, Lower East Side  From the same makers of I Was a Teenage Feminist, The American Virgin examines the impact of myths, misconceptions and cultural beliefs surrounding virginity. From abstinence-till-marriage programs to teen sex comedies to hymen reconstruction, The American Virgin explores the ways in which anxiety and fascination with the concept of the "virgin" are linked to our cultural attitudes towards female sexuality. Read More

Oy! The chosen people!

BY Dawn in General

Our very own Emily Rems has been chosen to be included in second installment of Heeb Magazine's Heeb Hundred, a roundup of 100 people you need to know about! Here's what they had to say about our girl... Emily Rems MANAGING EDITOR, BUST MAGAZINE With publications like Jane going mainstream (and then going under), Bust may be the last hope for a fashionable and inclusive haven in the midst of the crap storm of ladies' mags. At the helm is Managing Editor, Emily Rems, who as well as looking after the troops at Bust, regularly fills their pages with smart and funny pieces. Read More

Roll with the punches

BY Dawn in General

   Gotham Girls Roller Derby Season Continues….you can't miss it!The top league in the Eastearn Region is battling it out at home on Saturday September 22nd. You won't see better roller derby anywhere else! For the first time this season, the feisty lady cabbies from the Bronx Gridlock will meet the salty sailorettes of the Brooklyn Bomshells at City College of New York's Nat Holman Gym (near 138th and Amsterdam in Harlem) on Saturday, September 22nd 2007 at 8:30pm. Read More

BY Dawn in DIY

Need an excuse to play dress up and party all night long? We never do! The fun never stops at the New York Couture Official Fashion Week Show & Party!!! This season's show is a cannot miss event...with THE BEST gift bags ever!!! New York Couture's Official Fashion Week Show & Party Date: September 12th Location: Element- 225 E. Read More
 BUST Magazine Co-Presents the 5th Annual Estrojam Music and Culture Festival in Chicago!!! Celebrate today's hottest female artists in the independent scene, including Margaret Cho, ESG, The Noisettes, Yo Majesty, Grace Potter & the Nocturnals, Kristin Hersh, Bahamadia, Marnie Stern, Psalm One, 8 Inch Betsy and Nicky Click. Read More
A few months ago, a mysterious email was sent out from the Yeah Yeah Yeahs  inviting fans to a free and hush-hush performance at the Glasslands Gallery in Brooklyn. There were two performances, each with a capacity of just 100 people and the second show being exclusive to just the ladies-- no vagina, no show. That night, they came, they passed out Zorro masks, and they fucken rocked. Like me, you have no excuse to not have been there. But lucky for us, both shows were filmed and can be seen on the latest YYY EP, Is Is. Read More
 CALLING ALL CRAFTERS!We are so excited to announce that the 2007 Holiday Craftacular is set to happen on Saturday, December 8!!! As a result of the enormous success of the past two years’ craft fairs, this year’s shopping bonanza will be more than THREE TIMES as large! We'll be handpicking 200 of the most unique and talented crafters from across the country to sell their wares. Read More