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SF set to name LGBT musical group as the city’s official band

San Francisco is on the verge of designating the world’s first LGBT musical group as the city’s official band. Check out this great article published Nov 28, 2018 by the Bay Area Reporter! https://www.ebar.com/news/latest_news/268827 Watch the YouTube video below to see the portion of the November 28 City Hall Committee meeting regarding the “Official Band” designation!

Jon Reed Sims & the San Francisco Lesbian/Gay Freedom Band

“…the sheer exuberance of the Band members and twirlers and drum major, their obvious love for the music and for their community, their reveling in the love the crowd lavished on them. Perhaps that is Jon Sims’s most enduring and important legacy—community and family gathering together to make a joyous gay noise!” Fantastic article by…