Authorities say they have found the body of 68-year-old George Kohler, who went missing last week during a bike tour in Death Valley. Police confirmed that Kohler, an avid cyclist and personal trainer in San Francisco, was found in a shallow gully about less than two miles east of the Mesqu ... More >>
Authorities are asking for the public's help in finding 67-year-old George Kohler, a San Francisco cyclist who mysteriously disappeared while walking to his tent at a busy campground in Death Valley last week. Kohler was last seen on March 12 at about 8 p.m. when he reportedly walked away from th ... More >>
By DAVE GIL DE RUBIO
When Howlin' Rain's Ethan Miller answers the door of the Brooklyn flat he's borrowing from a friend, the disheveled hair and wildly scraggly beard he's sporting gives him the look of a modern-day Rip Van Winkle. In many ways, the analogy fits, given that it' ... More >>
Wild FlagWild Flag: The concept of a "supergroup"-- wherein performers with cool and/or exciting pedigrees find themselves in something resembling a "band" -- dies hard. Imagine your favorite musicians playing together! Frequently, expectations exceed results -- a collection of individuals do ... More >>
San Francisco indie band Lilac released a pretty decent video for new single "So Young" yesterday. The video's description notes that it was shot on July 4, "with close friends at a Mission District backyard BBQ" -- and that's pretty much all you have to know.
Like the song itself, the video ... More >>
Photo illustration | Audrey FukumanJudge Vaughn Walker gave Prop. 8 the pimp slapSeriously, this was one mother fu**ing gay week! Can I hear a what what?You may have heard that Vaughn Walker, the gayest judge in the world -- even gayer than Supreme Court's new softball coach, Justice Elena Ka ... More >>
The Soft White Sixties play Saturday at Thee ParksideSummer is in full swing, despite those moody grey skies. Take full advantage of it - here's our list of cheap events this weekend under $10. So go explore, S.F.
Literary Death Match @ The Elbo Room (Fri.)
Competitive reading series Literary De ... More >>
Gretchen RobinetteSonic Youth, Sic AlpsThe FillmoreSunday, Jan. 10, 2010Better than: Retaining your hearing.
The cumulus cloud of pot smoke may have been hanging pretty thick over The Fillmore last night, but being stoned wasn't a requirement to enjoy Sonic Youth's third stop in San Francisco i ... More >>
Zodiac Death Valley is a psychedelic rock band with dark, sailor-esque songs about women, whiskey, and drugs that channels the old Barbary Coast heyday. Live, the group's raucous lyrics and in your face behavior makes for an unapologetic good time. ZDV is currently working on its first full le ... More >>
A nature walk redefinedGov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's recent thunderbolt (he did portray Hercules once) about chipping away at our Death Valley-deep deficit by closing 80 percent of the state's parks has prompted a very elemental question: What do you mean by "close"? Would there be no electric, plumb ... More >>