Since 1994, French DJ, producer, and vocalist Miss Kittin has been one of the more dynamic figures in dance music, producing hit albums with long-time musical partner The Hacker and various collaborations with Felix Da Housecat, like electroclash anthem "Silver Screen (Shower Scene)." This coming s ... More >>
The juke at Aub Zam ZamThe heyday of authentic jukeboxes is long over. With many bars installing those nasty touchscreen digital Internet boxes, the old school record-flipping kind of jukebox is a dying breed. And this is in the town that originated the concept of jukeboxes back in 1889. So what ... More >>
bpfastball/FlickrFeel the swingin' swagger.Saturday was not only a typically crisp San Francisco midsummer's eve, it was birthday night, that special time of year when we wander the streets and alleys of North Beach in search of fun, frolic, and alcoholic stimulation. This year's celebration ... More >>
jimz68 via FlickrThe Buena Vista's Ramos Fizz: Frothy morning goodnessThe Ramos fizz has been the cognoscenti's brunching tipple of choice ever since that fateful day in 1888 when Henry Ramos invented the thing in New Orleans. This sweet, creamy nectar of the gods is not only the perfect infarctiona ... More >>
Yesterday I mentioned that Wooden Shjips recorded two covers of holiday songs ("O Tannenbaum" and "Auld Lang Syne") on one cassingle and were selling these hotcakes to raise money for charity. Well looks like the cassetes are now all sold out, so the band is being good enough to release the songs fo ... More >>
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