Pansy Division in Texas!
It's been years since we played Texas, but at the end of February we're going there for 3 shows. Click links below for tickets. Thursday 2/27: AUSTIN - Mohawk (Inside) Friday 2/28: SAN ANTONIO -…Read More
Pansy Division on Instagram
We finally broke down and created a band Instagram page. Find us at: @pansydivisionofficialRead More
Pansy Division summer live shows! Bay Area and Europe!
After going 2 years without playing a gig, we're back with a handful of shows for summer 2019. We have two Bay Area shows at the end of June: Saturday, June 29, 2019ALBANY, CA Ivy Room TICKETS With…Read More
Breaking Down the Walls of Heartache
Martin Aston's 2017 book Breaking Down the Walls of Heartache does an incredible job of documenting gay music over the past 100 years, and is well worth a read. When Pansy Division began, thinking…Read More
A deep dive into the world of PD’s Absurd Pop Song Romance
Absurd Pop Song Romance, our album from 1998, is probably the high point of our band. The first album to feature guitarist Patrick Goodwin, and the first full album with Luis Illades as drummer…Read More
A look back at Wish I’d Taken Pictures
The website Off Your Radar looks back at and reviews obscure older album releases they find worthy and interesting. Last year they revisited our 1996 album Wish I'd Taken Pictures, check it out.…Read More
When Pansy Division played with Bikini Kill
A recent article in the New York Times looked back at the beginning of Bikini Kill's career, focusing on a show they played in 1992 at Gilman Street in Berkeley, with Pansy Division and Tribe 8…Read More
Watch the Pansy Division documentary on YouTube
Our documentary Pansy Division: Life In A Gay Rock Band premiered in 2008, and was released on DVD by Alternative Tentacles in 2009. It's still available on DVD, but you can stream it for *FREE* on…Read More
Vinyl release of The Lookouting!
In January 2017, former Lookout Records bands played 4 days of shows at Gilman Street, and a great time was had. Our show, with The Smugglers, Mr. T Experience, Brent's TV, Squirtgun, Kepi Ghoulie,…Read More
Turn It Around: The Story of East Bay Punk Film & LP
The documentary film about Gilman Street in Berkeley has finally been released! It's over 2 and a half hours long, but moves fast and doesn't seem long. Pansy Division are in the film (briefly!) and…Read More