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.

 


Culture

Classic Simpsons Trivia Returns to Cafe Du Nord — With a Simpsons Menu!

By calling the Democrats the "party of Lisa Simpson," Sen. Ted Cruz revealed he's a pretty shallow fan. Boo-urns! On Tuesday, Feb. 27, let's show him how deep this city's trivia knowledge goes.

 

Woven Resistance, in “Sanctuary” at Fort Mason

The FOR-SITE Foundation’s interrogation of the cultural specificity of carpets and floor coverings bumps against some of the most pressing contemporary social issues, from the Muslim ban to the refugee crisis.

 



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.