We're living through music festival overload. Whether you're sun-burning brain cells at Coachella or blabbing industry-speak at South by Southwest, there's no lack for all-the-hip-bands-on-the-planet lineups around the country. So to maintain a real edge on the game, promoters have to make their events something the competition can't package elsewhere. Now in its 11th year, the Mission Creek Music Festival is the best fest by far in the city, bringing together truly unique noisemakers from around the world while simultaneously pulling our local savants out of the woodwork. Founder Jeff Ray curates two week's worth of music, art, video, and general underground mayhem, and his efforts are much appreciated by those ferreting through the far limits... More >>>