Tony Hall during the height of the Disco EraIf you're on former Supervisor Tony Hall's e-mail list, you can count on a few sternly worded missives about San Francisco land use every week. So it came as something of a surprise that Hall fired out links to an e-jukebox, putting his audience of poli ... More >>
Rooky Ricardo's Records: good vinyl goes to heaven hereThis week we have a very special guest taking on the A's in our weekly DJ Q&A. It's Richard Vivian, the owner of over 60,000 45s, not counting the rows upon rows he sells in his store, the irreplaceable Rooky Ricardo's Records. That Lower Ha ... More >>
The Silver Apples ride the sine wave
We're once again a great bastion of boogie for the S.F. Jazz Festival
In which we round up 10 of the Bay Area's most obsessive vinyl collectors to see what makes them tick -- er, spin.
One of the funkiest bands ever searches for closure, two decades after its last show
Former Sister Double Happiness frontman Gary Floyd re-confronts his (and America's) musical roots