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- n. Queercore, an artistic and musical movement dealing with issues of sexual and gender prejudice
I have known Marcus since he was eighteen or so and very much involved in the evolving queer homocore scene in which he was actually one of the central figures.
They moved to LA soon afterwards, where he acted in a number of experimental, homocore films, including GB Jones' Lollipop Generation:
The event inspired attendees Mark Freitas and Joanna Brown to establish a local homocore movement, a monthly night that featured queer punk rock bands.
Starting as a 2007 DJ party in Williamsburg, Queers, Beers & Rears expanded into a band showcase at the Cake Shop for all shades of homocore, dykecore, and queer punk; participants have included members of the Lunachiks, L7, Bratmobile, and Pansy Division, among others.
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