We really are in the middle of Pride season with New York Pride taking place last week, London Pride taking place today and Northern Pride – the Newcastle event taking place last week. It hadn’t occurred to me before, but the Newcastle event does sound like a make of bread. Anyway, I’m sure it will be a terrific event. According to Skrufff-E #369 circulated this week, the night before NYC Pride, Pacha was raided by party police thus apparently buggering up it’s Pride plans. The story states: ‘New York party police raided Pacha last Friday (June 27) a day before the Chelsea superclub was due to present two nights of Gay Pride parties featuring Victor Calderone and a massive Saint at Large event on the Sunday. Edge New York columnist (and regular Skrufff contributor) Matt Kalkhoff said gay venue Splash was also ‘over-run by police’ on Friday, after Pacha was shuttered earlier in the evening..’
You can get a little feel for NYC Pride in the RYANISLAND Films video below. The show is presented by Ryan Wolowski who is bouncier than a rubber ball and appears to have more energy than a fusion reactor. It doesn’t half look a wet NYC!