Pansy Department Have a good time 30 Years of Pleasure

Pansy Department Have a good time 30 Years of Pleasure: Queercore veterans Pansy Department carry out at Zebulon on Friday evening, to rejoice the thirtieth anniversary in their self-titled 45. Entice Woman and the Gilman Blacklist additionally play.

Talking to this author for SF Weekly in 2017, Jon Ginoli stated, “After we started, I sought after the song to be very elementary, very stripped-down as a result of I sought after to make certain that it didn’t hinder at the lyrics. I sought after it to be straight-forward and easy, and I sought after to make certain that the phrases had been as essential because the song. Other folks would, after all, reply to the song first, however then they’ll listen the lyrics and pass, ‘Oh my God.’ It was once lovely indie-punk initially, however I believe through the years it was once much less punky. Are living, it had extra of that. However at the information, it advanced into one thing that that was once much less punk than when it all started, and that was once effective with us. It was once much less minimum and slightly extra formidable musically. However we’ve at all times sought after to put in writing catchy songs, rock them up, and feature lyrics that will probably be fascinating and once in a while a laugh.”

They’re nonetheless going sturdy and, with LGBTQ+ rights below deal with from an activist Splendid Court docket, they’re extra essential than ever.

Pansy Department Have a good time 30 Years of Pleasure: The development takes position at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, July 1 at Zebulon. 

Updated: July 1, 2022 — 7:23 pm