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    September 5, 2012

    Live Review, 9/4/12: Big Business Brutalizes Bottom of the Hill

    Big Business Federation X Pins of Light Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 Bottom of the Hill Better than: Being in labor (or so I've heard...) When Jared Warren and Coady Willis started Seattle sludge-rock band Big Business in the mid-2000s, there was a growing movement based around a really good idea: 1) st ... More >>

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    March 12, 2012

    Lost in the Night: Felix Da Housecat Schools the Club Kids at Blow Up

    Blow Up presents Felix Da Housecat DNA Lounge Friday, March 9, 2012 Better than: Macaulay Culkin's acting in Party Monster. In a city with a rapidly expanding nightlife scene, it's sometimes easy to forget that the future of the industry lies in those clubs and events that cater to a younger audie ... More >>

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    February 29, 2012

    California Colleges Are Not Medical Marijuana Friendly

    ​For some, cannabis and college may go together like ... well, beer and college, or massive debt and college (and if you manage to show up to 8 a.m. lectures reeking more of Cypress Hill than frat row, points for diversity, anyway).  This is not the case in California, at least not when talki ... More >>

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    February 24, 2012

    Celebrate Four Years of Debaser With This Exclusive Boyz n the Hood-Themed Mix

    Editor's note: Ahead of the four-year anniversary of beloved '90s party Debaser, we invited party DJs Jamie Jams and Stab Master Arson to make a mix of some of the songs we can expect to hear at Saturday's party. What follows is their mix and commentary. By JAMIE GUZZI Hip-hop historians note that ... More >>

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    December 7, 2011

    Six Signs of Metallica's Pervasive Influence on Pop Culture

    ​ See more of our Metallica Week coverage: Metallica Kicks off Its 30th Anniversary Week with Notable Guests, Rare Songs, and Lots of Talking Sad But True: How the Black Album Both Made and Ruined Metallica Can't Make It to Metallica's 30th Anniversary Concerts? Celebrate at These Shows In ... More >>

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    May 12, 2011

    The Top Five Rap Cameos on The Simpsons

    Kid Rock!​The squeaky-pitched funk of "Do The Bartman" might not come up often when rap nerds talk about hip-hop's golden era, but during The Simpsons' near 500-episode reign, the show has proved more than willing to spoof the rap world's biggest stars. So with the somewhat curious news that N ... More >>

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    April 20, 2011

    Happy 4/20! Here's a Guide to Music-Related Activities on Doper Day

    Photo by Jenne WarrenGet high with Cypress Hill at the Warfield tonight.​Any crunker still mired to the concept of time recognizes and observes the entirely spurious significance of April 20. Sadly, organized recognition of the day is just as ad-hoc, leaving teaheads to the dictates of their colle ... More >>

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    May 5, 2009

    BRWN BFLO Album Out Today

    EKAphotographyBuffaloes in Sepia: BRWN BFLO In case you forgot, or didn't remember in the first place, today is Cinco de Mayo. And what better way to celebrate Mexico's victory over the French army on May 5, 1862, than by copping the new album from Oakland's BRWN BFLO, which hit stores this morning ... More >>

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    April 21, 2009

    Last Night: Cypress Hill at the Fillmore

    Cypress HillFillmore Auditorium April 20, 2009Better than: reruns of Scooby-Doo Seeing Cypress Hill live in concert on 4/20, at 4:20, is a somewhat surreal experience. It's kind of like the Super Bowl for stoners. If you thought pot smoking was epidemic at an average Fillmore Auditorium show, imagi ... More >>

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    April 15, 2009
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    April 6, 2009

    Cypress Hill Announce 4:20 show on 4/20

    EKAphotographyStoned Raider: B-Real It kind of says something about San Francisco's place in the pot-smoking pantheon of history that Stoner-hop icons Cypress Hill are playing not one but two shows on April 20th in San Francisco. Sure, B-Real, Sen Dog, and DJ Muggs could have probably been in Amste ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2009

    '90s Night Tonight at Madrone Lounge

    Are the '90s back already? If so, is it too soon? After all, we can think of several dubious trends from that decade - grunge 'uniforms' (flannel shirts and scruffy faces), sugar-coated teenie pop (think Britney Spears, 98 Degrees, 'N Sync, Backstreet Boys), stomach tattoos ( i.e. Tupac's "Thug Life ... More >>

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    August 13, 2008

    Too $hort To Be Celebrated at VH1 Hip Hop Honors

    VH1 has just released its picks for the five honorees at this year’s Hip Hop Honors, and congratulations are in order to Oakland’s own Too $hort, who has made the rarified list. He’ll be celebrated alongside Cypress Hill, De La Soul, Naughty By Nature and Slick Rick. We can’t wait to see who ... More >>

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    June 9, 2008

    Saturday: Live105's BFD

    Live105’s BFD June 7, 2009 Shoreline Amphitheater Notes by Crystal Akins; All photography by Tim Wagner Better Than: Any other concert you paid $10.53 for. The golden hills of Mountain View hosted Live105’s BFD concert on Saturday at the Shoreline Amphitheater, attracting a diverse crowd with ... More >>

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    April 22, 2008

    The Pharcyde, A Tribe Called Quest, Nas Headline Annual Rock the Bells Festival

    Rock the Bells is consistently the annual geek-out for hip-hop purists who can't let go of loving classic acts from the golden era of the early to mid 90s. The festival isn't letting up this year with the announcement of reuniting legendary L.A. group, The Pharcyde. The mere thought of hearing all f ... More >>

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    April 18, 2008
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    April 14, 2008

    Live 105's summer concert lineup lacks luster this year

    (MGMT's "Electric Feel") For the past couple summers, Live 105's BFD has offered plenty of reasons to make the Shoreline haul--from Queens of the Stone Age to TV on the Radio to the Shins and Muse. This year, though, the station's claim on hosting "the summers' biggest music extravaganza" is questi ... More >>

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    August 18, 2007

    Rock the Bells, The Expendables, New Monsoon -- ASD's Live Music Picks for Saturday, August 18

    Rock the Bells, 12 noon at McCovey Cove Parking Lot (AT&T Park) . $76. Performing:Sage Francis, Murs, Blackalicious, Hieroglyphics, MF Doom, The Coup, Jedi Mind Tricks, Immortal Technique, Pharoahe Monch, EPMD, Talib Kweli, Mos Def, Public Enemy, The Roots, Cypress Hill, Wu-Tang Clan, Rage Against T ... More >>

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    August 18, 2007

    LiveFEED: Rock the Bells, 2007!

    SF Weekly.com's daily music site "All Shook Down" brings back a live feed of photos, interviews and commentary from the biggest hip-hop event of the Bay Area's 2007 -- Rock The Bells, in McCovey Cove, San Francisco, August 18, 2007. ::::::::::::BEGIN FEED::::::::::::: 11:23 p.m. Photo and Video Wra ... More >>

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    November 16, 2005
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    September 28, 2005
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    May 4, 2005

    BeatBox

    "We Funk" brings DJs Dusk and Miles up from L.A.; get down to the "Sounds of the Basement" with Cypress Hill's DJ Muggs

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    June 2, 2004
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    September 3, 2003

    Planet Rock

    Break out the dance pants and hide your jewelry: You're about to meet the Crack Emcee

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    June 18, 2003

    Underground Mission

    Craig Baldwin: mad genius

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    May 21, 2003

    Son Doobie

    Funk Superhero

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    August 14, 2002

    California Loved

    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.

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    May 5, 1999
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    January 20, 1999

    Bombing Maneuvers

    Bomb Records' David Paul single-handedly created a successful hip-hop magazine, launched artists' careers, and rescued the DJ from obscurity. Now what?

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    January 13, 1999

    Beats, Rhymes, and Laughs

    A failed record deal hasn't dampened the Mountain Brothers' sense of humor

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    November 4, 1998
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    August 5, 1998
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    December 3, 1997
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    October 22, 1997
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    September 24, 1997
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    August 6, 1997
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    August 28, 1996
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    July 17, 1996
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    January 10, 1996
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    January 3, 1996

    The Book of Lists

    SF Weekly contributors salute the best (and worst) music of 1995

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    November 29, 1995
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    August 23, 1995
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    June 14, 1995
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