How do electric guitars work, anyway? Why do they all look and sound so different? What do those switches and knobs even do?
If you've ever wondered about these and other mysteries regarding the electric guitar, a new video from the Exploratorium has you covered. This latest installment of the newl ... More >>
Monday, April 23, 2012
The Castro Theatre
Better than: Silent films without a score (and tUnE-yArDs without a guitarist).
"You get to look at our behinds," tUnE-yArDs frontwoman Merrill Garbus said as the five musicians onstage turned their backs on the audience to face the screen. Seco ... More >>
Romana MachadoAva Mendoza Mira Billotte, Dominique Leone, 3 Leafs, Ava Mendoza, Moe StaianoMarch 12, 2011@ Totally Intense Fractal Mindgaze HutBetter than: The hallucination you were having last Saturday night.
Hear tell they're giving seminars this year at SXSW trying to pinpoint the hour of ... More >>
Pineapple Princess plays Saturday at the Hemlock Whether you're into 1960s Southeast Asian pop, free concerts in the park, or flying dancers, San Francisco has got you covered this weekend. Here's our list of 10 things to do for considerably less than a parking ticket: 10 Years of Fecal Face ... More >>