Scratch Acid's David Yow at the Fillmore last night. Scratch Acid Thee Oh Sees Dec. 14th, 2011 The Fillmore Better than: The "Rowdy" Rodd Piper fight scene in John Carpenter's They Live. Last night, Scratch Acid's frontman, David Yow, took the stage at the Fillmore and immediately informed ... More >>
Henry RollinsApril 9, 2011@ The IndependentEvery 25 minutes or so, Henry Rollins hacks into the mic to clear his throat, like he's about to cough something up, right there on the largely empty stage of the Independent. But it's impossible to get mad -- or even grossed out -- by it when ... More >>
Films with Bay Area ties.
The avant-garde all-stars of Fantômas push the bounds of music -- and good taste
Could it be that this year's crop of summer movies actually requires a brain cell or two?
At All Costs; Close-Up; Eeny Meeny; The Jazzman From the Gulag; Mask of Desire; Handsome Arno; Nowhere to Hide; Our Song; Return of the Idiot; Seduced and Abandoned; This Years Love; Trixie; Voyages; Wisconsin Death Trip
In Easy Riders, Raging Bulls, immature auteurs take over Hollywood -- until the empire strikes back
American movies once enthralled the world with their exuberance and clarity. What happened in the 1990s?
From the book Lipstick Traces to his new The Dustbin of History, Eat Bay critic Greil Marcus has revealed the secret history of pop culture