By BETH WINEGARNER On the alleged 15-year-old Baltimore shooter's Facebook page, only one unobscured face looks out at the visitor: Rammstein singer Till Lindemann's. Meanwhile, Bobby Gladden's own face is obscured by a sheaf of black hair. Gladden was arrested Monday after allegedly opening fire ... More >>
The first time we saw Tyler the Creator's video for "Yonkers," we were totally blown away. It was sharp, it was dark, it was infectious, it was crazy different. We immediately got all excited about this new rapper and his collective, Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All... until we realized they' ... More >>
via FlickrAs MTV celebrates its 30th birthday, it seems poised for a calm middle-aged life in a nice neighborhood, where it can safely raise Jersey Shore and Teen Mom into even more reliable moneymakers. But it wasn't always that way: Before it gave up on music, MTV swept through American hou ... More >>
Not quite the scene in Potrero, but close?Alarm swept through The Snitch's world headquarters today, when we read a report in which San Francisco police warned of a suspect toting a "machine gun" in Potrero Hill.A 29-year old man was robbed at gunpoint at 11:30 p.m. Wednesday on 23rd Street near ... More >>
The Black Lips, Nobunny, Personal & the PizzasThursday, Jan. 21, 2010Great American Music HallThe Black Lips are excellent purveyors of their own mythology. Labeling themselves as "flower punk" or even "the kings of psychedelic garage rock," the young Atlanta foursome have worked hard to crea ... More >>
After decades in development hell, how Gus Van Sant finally got Milk.
Gus Van Sant returns to disaffected youth and shoestring budgets in Paranoid Park.
The Antichrist Superstar sticks around with little artistry to offer
New play explores whether violent videogames create killers
A liberal intellectual and a right-winger on Death Row discover they have much in common
Bully takes you back to the battlefield of high school.
Last Days follows the final spiral of a tormented musician
Barbara Alexandra Szerlip's sculptures dismantle books to show them off
Talking smack wreaks high school havoc in Mean Girls
Ben Coccio's mock documentary gratuitously rehearses the school shooting scenario
Gus Van Sant explores the American high school
Combining moviegoing with appropriate meals increases our pleasure
Rap duo Zion I can't stop being innovative, no matter what the costs
Week of October 23, 2002
Michael Moore goes threshing about in search of fear itself
Roger Troutman and his family brought funk to West Coast hip hop and influenced everyone from Ice Cube to Tupac Shakur. Then his older brother put four bullets in him.
Eighteen-year-old novelist Nick McDonell is poised to become the new voice of his generation
Silke Tudor celebrates "Indie-Pendence Day," Germanic shock rock, and Cheap Trick covers
Silke Tudor smiles upon the Angry White Male Tour
Mumble & Peg
Pay It Forward shoves its proactive propaganda down our throats until it stays down, but good
Michael Moore gets out of his La-Z-Boy to find The Awful Truth
The Clinton administration has praised the Anti-Defamation League for helping shield kids from Internet hate. But should a group that spied on thousands of Californians be allowed to police the Web?
Or, how I learned to stop worrying and love -- or at least respect -- Third Eye Blind
High School Students Sabotage Security Bar Codes