pbo 31/Flickr Yup, the lights are still on.Hard to believe for some of us, but it's the 40th anniversary of Woodstock. Wait a minute, and it'll be the 40th anniversary of Altamont, too (cruel irony of 1969). The Gap just brought out a line of jeans called 1969. And it's the 40th anniversary o ... More >>
Book Passage in Corte Madera is always a bustling center of author events. But the store has a doozy of a literary double-feature planned for Tuesday evening, with Tales of the City genius Armistead Maupin (discussing Christopher Isherwood's Berlin Stories) at 6 p.m. and Christopher Ciccone speaking ... More >>
Totally kidding, of course. God LOVES Kirk Read. At his show This Is the Thing last night, the local author (How I Learned to Snap) stepped onstage and said "Let us pray." Something about the way he said it was not fucking funny: This is a man who was raised in an evangelical Christian community b ... More >>
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Twenty-five years after its doors opened, SOMA dance club the Endup joyously (and not so joyously) remembers its past