World music producer and DJ Nickodemus has been spreading messages of positivity and global awareness by way of hip-hop, acid jazz, funk, and abstract beats since 1996. From launching one of the first late-night outdoor events in NYC (Turntables on the Hudson) to recording a compilation for Next Aid ... More >>
Maga BoMost of us spend our days planted in a cubicle fantasizing about beaches, historic monuments, and maybe seeing a penguin in its natural habitat. That latest jealousy comes from a conversation with musician, producer, composer, sound engineer -- and non-desk-bound frequent traveler -- DJ Ma ... More >>
79 at the turn of a very prolific decade, Clint tackles Mandela and the Hereafter.
Rape revenge. Yawn.
Robert Towne's homage to a struggling writer is something of a struggle itself
Bandannas, Tattoos & Tongue Rings
The South African accents might stray, but our attention doesn't
Berlin's legendary -- but embattled -- Love Parade makes a San Francisco debut. But will thousands dance to its beat?
At Harbor Village, the Cantonese nights are more exciting than the dim sum days
Graffiti and fashion ring in START SOMA's new location
Focus in on digital filmmaking at this year's ResFest
A Pulitzer surprise notwithstanding, Other Minds continues its noncommercial quest to make the world safe for weird music
British Asian electronica, Czech surrealist film, and American jazz/dance storytelling
An inexpensive community production may be the best show currently playing in Berkeley
In 1995, Golden ADA Inc., a San Francisco diamond-importing firm, collapsed, unveiling an international trail of theft and betrayal that embarrassed San Francisco luminaries involved with the company. Now, newly unsealed court files show that high-level m