News

The Drought Creeps Back, Covering 48 Percent of California

The state's reservoirs are far from depleted, but we're burning through much of the reserves last winter's rains provided.

 

Yesterday’s Crimes: The Trials of Orlando Cepeda

Giants legend Orlando Cepeda was rushed to the hospital Monday after suffering from a cardiac incident. While fans wait for news on the Hall-of-Famer's condition, we have a tale of his previous struggles and ultimate redemption.

 



Music

G-Eazy Returns a Hero

Four albums in, has success left the Oakland rapper beautiful, damned, or both?

 

3 Acts To See This Week: Palehound, The Album Leaf, and Sevdaliza

Intimate indie rock on Thursday at Bottom of the Hill, transcendental post-rock Friday at Swedish-American Hall, and jazzed-out R&B on Saturday, also at Swedish-American.

 




Film

Half Magic

Heather Graham’s very funny directorial debut looks at misogyny both inside and outside the film industry.

 

The Party

A great director keeps things lo-fi.