Sister Roma | Ep. 1

Welcome to the debut episode of On Bay Time with Christopher Beale!

My guest, Sister Roma is one of the of most outspoken and highly visible members of the infamous Sisters Of Perpetual Indulgence in San Francisco, California. Roma is recognized around the globe as an activist, fundraiser, public speaker, Master of Ceremonies, and glamorous clown.

We'll chat about what brought Sister Roma to San Francisco, why she loves it here, her battle with Facebook, The AIDS crisis compared to the COVID-19 crisis and more.

Our playlist is predominantly independent LGBTQIA artists, if you have a music submission or an interview idea? Email


  1. You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real) by Sylvester on Step II (Fantasy)

    I cannot make a show about San Francisco's LGBTQIA community without giving love to the icon Sylvester!

  2. Bitter Pills by Maggie Gently on Bitter Pills (Common Ground Collective)
  3. Runner by Kevin Abstract on American Boyfriend: A Suburban Love Story (QUESTION EVERYTHING INC)
  4. Love On Myself (feat. Calum Scott) by Felix Jaehan (Virgin/Universal)
  5. Guess I've Changed by Caveboy on Night in the Park, Kiss in the Dark (Independent)
  6. I Am America by Shea Diamond (East West Records LLC)
  7. Flirting with Her by Sir Babygirl on Crush on Me (Father/Daughter)
  8. since i was young (with kesha) by Wrabel (Big Gay Records)
  9. Kelly by The Aces on Under My Influence (Red Bull Records)
  10. Living On My Own (No More Brothers Radio Mix) by Freddie Mercury on Messenger of the Gods The Singles (Hollywood)
  11. Holes in My Shoes by Maple St. (The Orange House)
  12. Summer's Song by Villagers on Summer's Song (Domino Records)
  13. SFU by Cayley Spivey (Self)
  14. Weekend by CLUBHOUSE (Clubhouse Band, LLC)
  15. I U She by Peaches on The Teaches of Peaches (XL)
  16. Ghost by Lee Ryan (Long Road Records)
  17. Runaway by AW (Allison Weiss) (SideOneDummy)
  18. Homonormo (KAYE Remix) by Arthur Moon on Arthur Moon (Self-released)
  19. Love Is A Drug by Markus Feehily (Self)
  20. Salve! (L: LUCID Remix) by Wallis Bird (Antifragile Music)
  21. Siren by Kailee Morgue (Republic)
  22. Gronlandic Edit by of Montreal on Hissing Fauna Are You the Destroyer? (Polyvinyl)
  23. Drag Queens In Limousines by Mary Gauthier on Drag Queens In Limousines (In The Black Records) Info
  24. FOREVER ANYWAY by Ryan Ashley on Guess My Friends Were Right (Self)
  25. Sunset by Gregory Dillon on Sad Magic (Self)
  26. The Magic Mountain (Remix) by Owen Duff on The Lines Of She (Self)
  27. If Only by Raveena (Self)
  28. And I Said Just Take Me Home by Ivan Grap (Self)