ZipKick Travel App provides a personalized, smart and easy travel planning experience

We here at Progressive Pulse love to travel, so we are always looking for ways to enhance our travel experience, but sometimes it’s frustrating with all the research that goes into planning the trip that you have to wonder why someone hasn’t created an app that makes that part easier?  Well good news, there’s a […] Click to read more »


Spilling the Tea and Feeling the Shade on the Drag Redux of San Francisco’s “Absolutely Fabulous” by Kevin M. Thomas

We had an absolutely fabulous chat with the stars from the Royal British Comedy Theatre as we caught them rehearsing to return with new live episodes of the first season of  TV’s “Absolutely Fabulous” at San Francisco’s StageWerx. The girls, or the day we met with them they were mostly men as they don’t rehearse […] Click to read more »


Bianca Jagger and The 70′s are the Inspiration for Mauricio Alpizar’s Summer 2015 Sensual Womenswear Collection

The 70′s, Bianca Jagger and a general love of Latin sensuality were all the inspiration for Mauricio Alpizar’s Summer 2015 collection for New York Fashion Week. Plenty of white and Alpizar’s original print were the backdrop for flowing two piece ensembles and flowing dresses. Short and long jumpsuits conjuring up the 70′s also made for […] Click to read more »


“The Gayest Straight Movie” Begins Theatrical Run in NY and LA by Kevin M. Thomas

“The gayest straight movie ever made” is opening in New York this week, Los Angeles next week– and, if they have it their way, soon at a theatre near you.  “Eternity: The Movie” is a campy 1980s spoof about a musical duo who bond over broads and poor fashion and has become a darling at […] Click to read more »

Giovanni Cattleya

Giovanni Cattleya Present the Ultimate in Bespoke Attire for the Modern Man Who Enjoys Exotic Opulence

Menswear by the name, Giovanni Cattleya, comprised of select stylists and artisans,  and led by creative director Rafi Sahanoor and Founder and CFO, Olga Yermolenko, presented at New York Fashion Week a collection of the ultimate in bespoke attire for the man, with exotic opulence. Presented at The Highline Hotel’s,  The Reflectory, which was a […] Click to read more »


WHIPLASH: A Sensory Experience and Acting Tour de Force by Frank D. Pond

This film is an intense experience.  It is as much a sensory concerto as it is a story with music.  The audience isn’t allowed to simply watch the frames go by but rather is immersed in the drama,  the feel, the frustration, the fear and the rhapsody which is jazz.  Whiplash is like riding a […] Click to read more »


Korean Designer, Juyoung Lee Uses Sheer Light Fabrics for her Spring 2015 Menswear, but Keeps it Dark with Harness Accents

We’ve had our pulse on designer, Juyoung Lee for the last few seasons as she’s been pushing the limits in menswear to necessary heights. Always a fan of black, Lee starts with classic shapes and embellishes them with leather accents, skirts for men and for Spring 2015, she worked with ultra cool harnesses to sharpen […] Click to read more »

David Möschler of Awesöme SF Concert Photo: Philip E. Daley

Ethereal Vocals and Aerial Choreography Make For an Awesöme SF Concert by Kevin M. Thomas

Traditional music fans are in for an Awesöme surprise with the special two night benefit concert of Inara George and Van Dyke Parks who join Awesöme Orchestra Collective on Oct. 8 and 9 at San Francisco’s Z Space. The term “orchestra” usually brings to mind symphonic music with matching suited musicians. Get that idea out of […] Click to read more »


Artist Rich Simmons debuts in NYC revealing his unique hybrid of provocative art – Video Feature

Rich Simmons should be on your cultural radar as the artist hails from London, and recently made his American debut in New York City at Soho Contemporary Art . The young Brit originally made a name for himself when he created a mural on the Southbank in London depicting Prince William and Kate Middleton as […] Click to read more »

Katya Leonovich Spring 2015

Katya Leonovich Designs Wearable 3-D Womenswear for Spring 2015 at New York Fashion Week – Video Feature

Designer Katya Leonovich created 3-D wearable and washable womenswear for Spring 2015. Her architectural designs were accented with sheer fabrics that might  be her most wearable collection to date,  according to Carlton Jones. The fusion of design aesthetics popped off the runway with use of color, texture and ingenuous use of separates. Carlton Jones went […] Click to read more »