Arts and Culture

El Panteón de San Gregorio.  Photo by Eduardo X. García
13 Nov 2015

Nite Owl: Noche de Muertos In the Foothills

The weather has been indecisive since the day I arrived and today is no different. Heavy oversaturated thunderheads lean on the craggy edges of El Mordor: Mexico City. I’m not sure if it’s lightning I see in the corner of my eye, or my espantos arriving uncharacteristically early. Still, no

Stephen Torres - Threadbare-Fact Finder (Editor, San Francisco) 0
12 Nov 2015

SF Burlesque Stars Recall Their Best Carol Doda Stories

With top-heavy hearts we remember trailblazing SF stripper Carol Doda in the wake of her passing, as San Francisco’s striptease stars of today share their stories, anecdotes and foul mouthed run-ins with the enigmatic Ms. Doda

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san francisco fall
12 Nov 2015

This Week’s Events | San Francisco + New York

Rad Upcoming SF Events   PUNKS GIT CUT: JAY HOWELL ZINE SIGNING THU. 11/12 | 6:00PM @ 111 MINNA GALLERY ‘Punks Git Cut ‘ gathers all of Howell’s highly sought-after mini comics, zines, rare one-offs, and select paintings into one glorious 420-page collection. Jay Howell’s decidedly west coast aesthetic focuses

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Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap
joey diaz
12 Nov 2015

Win Tickets to Joey “Coco” Diaz @ The Punchline SF!

  Add one part being born in Cuba, two parts raised in Jersey by a series of non-related families (Diaz’s mother passed away when he was fifteen) and a few parts run-ins with the law, stir and garnish with the tastiest strain of Purple Kush and you’ll finally get a taste

illyanna Maisonet | Web Editor 0
11 Nov 2015

Conductor of The San Francisco Symphony : Local Legend Michael Tilson Thomas

We were lucky enough to ask the MTT some questions about his life, San Francisco, & the current and future state of classical music. Meet Michael Tilson Thomas, the Music Director of the San Francisco Symphony for more than 20 years, the longest-tenured music director at any major American orchestra.

Alex Mak - Editor & Comm. Outreach 0
11 Nov 2015

Tea Is the New Whiskey

There is a wave of tea houses in San Francisco with popularity surging. They aren’t exactly new—what with places like Samovar being household names for years—but they are growing in scope, scale and (metaphorical) buzz.

Dan Nazarian - Uninformed Informant 6
gogol bordello
11 Nov 2015

Enter the Gogol Bordello at The Warfield San Francisco Giveaway!

Enter the Broke-Ass Stuart Gogol Bordello at The Warfield San Francisco Giveaway and you could win a pair of free tickets!     Gogol Bordello is a Gypsy punk band from the Lower East Side of Manhattan, formed in 1999 by Ukranian Eugene Hütz and known for theatrical stage shows

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