• Blogs

    February 18, 2011

    Radiohead's The King of Limbs: A First Listen

    ​ If Radiohead wants to move in real time, we music critics can oblige. I'm putting on the just-dropped The King of Limbs and engaging it as I listen. Here's a first take: "Bloom" Thom Yorke guested on Flying Lotus' Cosmogramma last year, and not wanting to be outdone, swiped a falling-down ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    Don't Sound Like a Tool: How to Pronounce Coffee Regions

    ​Don't Sound Like a Tool is SFoodie's series of audio pronunciation guides to sort-of-common-but-not-obvious words we keep encountering on wine lists and menus. No more shame, no more pointing, no more godawful imitations of a language you don't speak.Five years ago, when buying coffee all you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2010

    Behind the Beat w/ Tristes Tropiques (Autobahn, Radioactivity)

    ​Josh Widmann should be a household name in San Francisco. Over the past three years, he's been working a strange, inventive production style as Tristes Tropiques, making frequent radio appearances and hosting numerous club nights around town.  This Sunday, May 9 he launches the brand new cl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2009

    It's Your Friday Morning News Quiz!

    Can you answer Question No. 1? It's Chris Daly's world and the rest of us are just paying rent (you think we can buy in San Francisco?) It was another fabulous week in the city -- or did you black out and miss it, Muni-style? Let's see if you were paying attention: 1. Supervisor Chris Daly, cha ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 10, 2006

    World Music

    Sometimes a single performance can carry an entire production

  • Music

    June 10, 1998
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