• Lesley Gore

    The Best of Out In The Bay: Lesley Gore

    Marilyn Pittman’s and Eric Jansen’s 2007 interview with singer Lesley Gore. Discovered by Quincy Jones, Gore’s iconic, “It’s My Party and I’ll Cry If I Want To” and “You Don’t Own Me,” became classic hits. Hear about how she came out and who helped her do it, and how she brings new life to her […]

  • Sylvester, 1980

    The Best of OITB’s Ten Years: Sylvester

    Marilyn Pittman’s sound portrait of the late great disco diva Sylvester. Josh Gamson talks with Marilyn and reads from his biography, “The Fabulous Sylvester.” We hear from the fans at the book party launch in 2005 at the The Center.  Live concert footage with Sylvester and The Weather Girls, Martha Wash and Izora Rhodes. 7pm Pacific Thursday March 5th, 2015 Enjoy! […]

  • Del & Phyllis interview on Out in the Bay

    Del & Phyllis: A six-decade love story

    The most famous lesbian couple in LGBT history got married the first time around on Feb. 12, 2004, in San Francisco City Hall after being together for 51 years.  They had moved in together on Castro Street in 1953, on Valentine’s Day, which they considered their anniversary. This Valentine’s Day weekend, we honor pioneering activists […]

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    We Need Help!

    Sure, cash is king, but there are other ways you can help keep LGBT voices on the air. We’d love to have you “on our team”! Here are some ways you can help (for more info, email: eric at outinthebay.com): 1) Spread the word about us. Tell your friends, neighbors, colleagues, exes … anyone you […]

  • Tom Nolan

    Tom Nolan Tackles LGBT Senior Issues

    For almost two decades, Tom Nolan ran Project Open Hand, a meal service created during the AIDS crisis.  He’s now chairman of the MUNI board. But his passion is gay rights and right now it’s the plight of the city’s gay seniors that has his attention.  What kinds of challenges do they face that others don’t? […]

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Lesley Gore

The Best of Out In The Bay: Lesley Gore

Marilyn Pittman’s and Eric Jansen’s 2007 interview with singer Lesley Gore. Discovered by Quincy Jones, Gore’s iconic, “It’s My Party and I’ll Cry If I Want To” and “You Don’t Own Me,” became classic hits. Hear about how she came out and who helped her do it, and how she brings new life to her […]

Sylvester, 1980

The Best of OITB’s Ten Years: Sylvester

Marilyn Pittman’s sound portrait of the late great disco diva Sylvester. Josh Gamson talks with Marilyn and reads from his biography, “The Fabulous Sylvester.” We hear from the fans at the book party launch in 2005 at the The Center.  Live concert footage with Sylvester and The Weather Girls, Martha Wash and Izora Rhodes. 7pm Pacific Thursday March 5th, 2015 Enjoy! […]

Del & Phyllis interview on Out in the Bay

Del & Phyllis: A six-decade love story

The most famous lesbian couple in LGBT history got married the first time around on Feb. 12, 2004, in San Francisco City Hall after being together for 51 years.  They had moved in together on Castro Street in 1953, on Valentine’s Day, which they considered their anniversary. This Valentine’s Day weekend, we honor pioneering activists […]

M+PskylineSTAND

We Need Help!

Sure, cash is king, but there are other ways you can help keep LGBT voices on the air. We’d love to have you “on our team”! Here are some ways you can help (for more info, email: eric at outinthebay.com): 1) Spread the word about us. Tell your friends, neighbors, colleagues, exes … anyone you […]

Tom Nolan

Tom Nolan Tackles LGBT Senior Issues

For almost two decades, Tom Nolan ran Project Open Hand, a meal service created during the AIDS crisis.  He’s now chairman of the MUNI board. But his passion is gay rights and right now it’s the plight of the city’s gay seniors that has his attention.  What kinds of challenges do they face that others don’t? […]

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SF’s sordid anti-gay past in ‘Blackmail, My Love’

Blackmail, My Love, is a new noir murder-mystery novel set in San Francisco, 1951 – “The Dark Ages of Queerdom,” as author and illustrator Katie Gilmartin puts it – when cops raided gay and lesbian bars, beat up patrons and demanded “protection” money, and when lesbians and gay men were so afraid of public exposure […]

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Meet Your Hosts

Meet Marilyn Pittman and Eric Jansen, veteran broadcasters and your hosts and producers of KALW’s Out In The Bay. We blend journalism and oral history to bring you news, provocative conversation and commentary from and about lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex people in the Bay Area and beyond. Eric Jansen Founder, Co-Executive Producer and Host, is a […]

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Hear some of the shows we’re most proud of and that continue to inspire us after nearly 10 years of producing Out in the Bay.  Enjoy!

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