The girls recap their week, Donna's dinners & Denise visiting the campers (Lucy & Mandy Burton of "Eeek" & L Fest) The chat room is hopping now that L Fest'er Sally Edwards got a new laptop and joined us. Actress Fawzia Mirza ("Easy Abby" "Jessie and Jamie Are Not Together" & "Kam Kardashian") joins the show for chat live from Texas. A fun "Getting to Know You" with Denise's former roommate, Erika. The New Music spotlight is on "Queen Earth" (www.queenearth.com) of Baltimore- who combines her music skills with her education and brings her soulful, easy sound all over the States, teaching & singing. The girls discuss some "Fun Facts" about "Orange Is The New Black". The Internet Golden Nugget this week is Muff Magazine, a brand new worldwide publication focusing on the artistic, creative side of of LGBT community (www.muffmagazine.com) Follow us on Twitter @LesbianLounge (because, hey, Lea Delaria does now!) Visit www.MyLesbianRadio.com for links to Denise's blog, our Facebook pages and past & present musicians who we've featured.
The ladies start it off with a chat about Denise's new kitten Bruce and his squirty, farty poops, and Donna goes "Back to School" shopping with granddaughter Kylie.
Shout Outs go to Jill Bennett on her birthday, OneMoreLesbian.com for having such an amazing selection of lesbian content, and to proud new home owner Fortune Feimster! Top Tweets and Hot Topics of the week are discussed before the "Getting to Know You" interview with Twitter follower & listener Hannah Mae of the Phillippines. The New Music Spotlight focuses on McCrei, a London duo, sisters, with an incredible sound (www.mccrei.com) The girls answer a tricky question from www.TheLesbianQuestion.com before Denise brings us the Internet Golden Nugget of The Week: www.SoNotStraight.com - and a BUNCH of events are listed as the UK Bank Holiday approaches and fabulous fundraisers & gigs in the States are announced. Follow us on Twitter @LesbianLounge or join our Facebook group: www.facebook.com/groups/DeniseAndDonnaTLL
Back in the groove- the girls kick off with a weekly rewind: Donna goes bowling with her co workers (translation: fetches the beers) and Denise gives a recap of Brighton Pride with all the familiar L Fest faces, and our favourite UK girl bands at the Women's Performance Tent: Eeek, GreyMatter, HeadsHeart, Horse and Lucy Spraggan. The ladies give shout outs to SHE Magazine (www.shemag.com) and congratulate TelloFilms for their big move to www.OneMoreLesbian.com as well as to Heather Peace on her recent nuptials! Hot topics include P!nk, Ellen, Raven, OITNB, Grey's, and Lindsay on Chelsea Lately. A new round of "Getting to Know You" begins - the popular segment where Denise & Donna "interview" listeners & special guests with some funky questions, starting off with Calgary musician Toni Vere. Speaking of music, the ladies highlight Horse's new album "Home" now available on iTunes or www.randan.org - A question from www.TheLesbianQuestion.com gets answered, Denise finds a "Golden Nugget" from the blogosphere: www.existentialesbian.wordpress.com and some summer gay events for August & September are announced- some Canadian Pride dates, WOMENFEST in Key West Sept 3-8! (www.womenfest.com) and The Sweet Travel PlayaCar Vacation Sept 21-28: www.discoversweet.com Join us on Facebook, or Twitter @LesbianLounge and subscribe to our iTunes & Podbean feeds so you don't miss anything!
Donna arrives back to The States, Denise remains in England and we're back to a live show! The girls re-cap all of the fun of L Fest 2013 and being onstage together again after 2 and a half years. Covering the bands, the fans, the new friends, the old friends, the performers, the new venue, and of course- the food, as the laughs roll on into some details about Donna's Big Adventure in this brand new live-stream broadcast where some of the L Fest guests have joined in the chat room and our old faithfuls add to the fun with questions for the girls. Enjoy the unedited podcast! For more details on how you can get to L Fest 2014, go to www.lfest.co.uk and sign up for the newsletter! The tickets for next year go on sale Sept 1st with all new payment plans that can fit any budget! Keep up with Denise & Donna on Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups.DeniseAndDonnaTLL or directly through www.MyLesbianRadio.com - and yes, on Twitter @LesbianLounge