It might not have the magic of 30 Rock's storied Sandwich Day, but it's Free Slurpee Day at 7-11. Which means that a small Slurpee can be yours until 7 p.m. We stopped by the 7-11 on Market near Bush a bit ago and found a short line that moved fairly quickly (tip: get the cup from the counter before ... More >>
Ty Segall & Mikal Cronin "I Wear Black" from Claire Marie Films on Vimeo.In person, Ty Segall comes off like a sweet guy. At last weekend's sardine-packed ruckus at the Elbo Room, the garage rocker beamed out at a sea of happy punks and seemed genuinely giddy as a little kid when he said, ... More >>
Where: Masa's 648 Bush (at Powell), 989-7154 When: Thurs., Dec. 24 Time: 5:30-9 p.m. The deal: Five-course menu of Dungeness crab salad; whole roasted North Atlantic turbot with brown butter salsify and maitake (a.k.a. hen of the wood mushrooms); pan-roasted Cavendish Ranch quail with roasted ... More >>
Manic Street Preachers Faced with declining concert revenues, mega-promoters Live Nation have come up with a unique solution--a "passport" to select shows throughout the end of the year with a one-time fee. Titled "Club Passport," the new service costs $49.99 and allows patrons to see unlimi ... More >>
Annalakshmi brings karmic dining to San Francisco; a convenience store groupie attends the "University of 7-Eleven."
Week of January 12, 2005
Paul Oakenfold is not a celebrity-DJ hack. Or if he is, maybe that's not so bad.
Experimental electronic duo Matmos uses elective surgery to carve out an audience