Alex Blaze

Queer music Friday - Pansy Division

Filed By Alex Blaze | October 26, 2007 5:00 PM | comments

Filed in: Entertainment
Tags: Jon Ginoli, Pansy Division, queer music

This feels vaguely appropriate right now. This is Pansy Division's "Gonna be a Slut" (naw, the lyrics ain't safe for work):

And lead guitarist Jon Ginoli, in his own words, on coming out:

It took me a long time to figure out that I was really gay, and that my attraction to guys wasn't going away. I remember reading about Harvey Milk getting shot (in 1978) and thinking, I don't think I can ever be gay. But two years later I was out, and I never looked back. I think I might have dealt with it earlier if I'd only realized that my two favorite high school teachers (one male, one female) were gay. But my gaydar took time to develop.


Recent Entries Filed under Entertainment:

Leave a comment

We want to know your opinion on this issue! While arguing about an opinion or idea is encouraged, personal attacks will not be tolerated. Please be respectful of others.

The editorial team will delete a comment that is off-topic, abusive, exceptionally incoherent, includes a slur or is soliciting and/or advertising. Repeated violations of the policy will result in revocation of your user account. Please keep in mind that this is our online home; ill-mannered house guests will be shown the door.


I love these guys...I need to find a copy of "Rock N' Roll Queer Bar". I love that song!