In case you missed all the twinkling lights and massive, decorated trees everywhere, the holiday season is well and truly upon us. And, as you already know, that means it's also the season for awful, cringe-worthy music you can only listen to for -- at most -- one week of the year (the only excep ... More >>
Trevor BantaDanny Johnson, Franki Chan, and Zane LandrethL.A.'s Franki Chan, equal parts record label owner, DJ, comic book artist, and promoter, is a defining force in his city's art and nightlife scenes. Known for parties such as Cinespace Tuesday, Fucking Awesome, and Check Yo Ponytail -- ... More >>
Taylor FriedmanFirst pitch is 7:15 p.m. What are you doing here?!Warning: Reading this post will induce you to drop everything and sprint to AT&T Park. At least, that's the prevalent fear among Giants fans huddling in front of the ballpark today at 2 p.m. -- a good five hours and change befor ... More >>
Alain Resnais does his carrot-topped muse no favors.
Tilda Swinton has to be free.
T. PalmerShakirah Simley brought 50 of her Slow Jams to last week's Underground Farmers' Market and sold out in under two hours. We drove across town to meet the person behind such a clever product name, and were happy to discover that the flavors were just as inventive. We settled on a subtly bu ... More >>
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"Saturday Live at Caffe Trieste"
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1987 Hyde (at Union)
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