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candid shots
June 9 - 12

OMA Award Show Pics, June 12th

at Claudia Cassidy Theatre

note: since I was able to take photos of most performers during sound check
(and under better lighting) I didn't try for many shots during songs


2555-Outmusic founders Michael Biello & Dan Martin

2542 & 2540-Pam Smith accepting her award for Outstanding Support  2537-Tim Cain, accepting a Special Recognition Award

2561 & 2559-Randy Jones accepting a Special Recognition Award

2564-the ever-amusing co-host Jinx Titanic, in just one of his costume changes   2567-co-host Lea Delaria

2576 & 2577-Kitty Rose, accepting Outstanding Debut Recording - Female Award

2578 & 2579-Dylan Rice, accepting Outstanding Debut Recording - Male Award

2568 & 2573-Ari Gold, performing   2582 & 2581-Ari Gold, accepting Outstanding New Recording - Male Award

2575-Miriam Davidson & Kiya Heartwood of Wishing Chair, announcing that Zrazy had won the Outstanding New Recording - Duo or Group Award

2539-Gaye Adegbalola performing   2563-prepresentative from the San Francisco Gay Men's Chorus accepting the Outstanding New Recording - Chorus or Choir Award

2584-Rachel Sage, accepting the Outstanding Songwriter Award

Outmusic Heritage Award recipient, June Millington

2544 & 2546-June Millington, performing

2549 & 2545-June Millington performing

and, how often do you get a shot like this? That's members of the cast of "Naked Boys Singing"
(clothed) presenting the Chorus award with the able assistance of Jinx Titanic


and Scott Free took home the two biggest awards, which are perhaps the most rewarding to receive, as they are voted on by the Outmusic members. He was named Outmusician of the Year, and his song "Another Day of Cruelty" (from his CD "They Call Me Mr. Free") was the Out Song of the Year

2587-Scott Free   2588-Scott Free

other pages:

Video Showcase, Sidetrack, June 9th
House Concert, Green Note, June 10th
Open Mic, at Marrakech Expresso, June 11th
OMA Nominee Showcase, at Beat Kitchen, June 11th
Outmusic Awards, pre-show, backstage
Post-Show Reception, at Gentry

And, the "official" photographer for these events was Timmy Samuel. He graciously allowed me to add the following from the ones he took. For more info on them please see www.starbellystudios.com .....and Timmy is also half of the group The Nancys, found, logically, at www.TheNancys.com

Christopher Dallman  Pam Smith

Toni Armstrong Jr introduced Heritage winner June Millington

June Millington

leave it to Randy Jones to liven things up

Dylan Rice

Lea DeLaria

Alix Dobkin, Kitty Rose & Woddy Simmons