Arts and Culture

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27 Apr 2015

Win Tickets To The Seshen + Bells Atlas @ New Parish!

  The Seshen is a San Francisco Bay Area-based band that draws influences from an eclectic range of genres from hip-hop, soul, pop to electronica, producing an original sound that is not bound to any particular category. Bells Atlas emerges from the vibrant cultural and musical backdrop of Oakland, CA. Blending heavy

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27 Apr 2015

Win Tickets To The Jesus and Mary Chain @ The Warfield!

Released into the world, The Jesus and Mary Chain became the darlings of British press as they searched to find the owner of the post punk crown in the mid 80’s. With strong Velvet Underground influences and a despondent but melodic wall of noise, they went on to become the

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27 Apr 2015

Living in San Francisco Means…

It’s a sad thing that The Bold Italic has shuttered. They did a lot of really great things for many SF artists and writers and it’s a true shame that they are no longer around. The Bold Italic not only gave SF creatives great exposure, it also actually paid them good

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24 Apr 2015

Independent Bookstore Day Coming May 2nd

Support your local bookstores because books, as you know, are sexy.  And National Bookstore Day is not just a great time to meet your latest favorite author, it’s also a great day to score exclusive literary merch and go to fun events at your local bookstore. Following the runaway success of last year’s

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22 Apr 2015

Win Tickets To Rodrigo Y Gabriela @ Mountain Winery This Summer!

Although both hail from Mexico City, this acoustic guitar duo met its success while living in Dublin, Ireland, where they also befriended Damien Rice. Their music is influenced by nuevo flamenco, rock, and heavy metal. Come here them perform with wild abandon as they feverishly strum at their classical instruments, with the occassional

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21 Apr 2015

Win Tickets to Hairspray, the Musical @Berkeley Playhouse!

The winner of eight Tony Awards including Best Musical, Hairspray is based on the 1988 John Waters film of the same name and is replete with laughter, romance, and deliriously tuneful songs. The story revolves around plus-sized teen Tracy Turnblad who suddenly becomes a dance superstar on the popular Corny

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21 Apr 2015

Win a FREE California City T-shirt from Oaklandish company, NSEWestCo.

NSEWest Co. was introduced as a sister brand to Oaklandish in 2015 in response to the demand to grow similar civic pride beyond the Oakland, CA area. Similar to Oaklandish, NSEW is a lifestyle brand dedicated to celebrating and echoing the city and regional love and sense of belonging that

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