This May, San Francisco is getting a two-day electronic dance music party of titanic proportions: I Love This City will bring huge names like Tiësto, Steve Aoki, Duck Sauce, James Murphy, the Crystal Method, and many more to the AT&T Park parking lot over Memorial Day weekend, May 25 and 26.
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The 1968 Steve McQueen film Bullitt set the gold standard for car chases on film -- and the fact that its extended Ford Mustang-vs.-Dodge Charger battle took place on San Francisco's insane hills certainly had something to do with its greatness.Yet recently, the boys from Toronto's Holy Fuck ... More >>
Stuart Murdoch of Belle & SebastianIn SF Weekly's print edition this week: A look at the impressive lineup for this weekend's Treasure Island Music Festival.My exclusive interview with Belle & Sebastian's Stuart Murdoch: "He didn't know then that this city would shape the course of ... More >>
Maybe you won't admit it -- at least to your would-be fans -- but we all know it's the truth. No matter how stunning your lack of ambition may be, no matter how much you say you like sharing a one-bedroom with four guys and perfecting lattes for corporate assholes to pay the rent, you want that indi ... More >>
Christopher VictorioJack White with the Raconteurs at Treasure Island 2008The lineup for the 2010 Treasure Island Music Festival was unveiled earlier today, and it's every bit as drool-worthy as we had hoped. First: the rumors were right, and Belle & Sebastian is headlining the second day's s ... More >>
Holy FuckHoly Fuck
@ The Independent
June 8, 2010
Better than: The halcyon moment when your ears stop ringing.
Stalking them on UStream for live sound checks and lurking on Chatroulette for chance encounters and album leaks may be what Holy Fuck wants you to do. But despite ... More >>
It feels like ages since we've heard from Holy Fuck. The instrumental Canadian quartet had a breakthrough second album in 2007's LP, only to spend the intervening years on tour. Now we have Latin, another curtly titled album of delirious jams awash in witchy drone, tremors of fuzz, and sire ... More >>
If you've had better things to do than peruse the Webbernet for cheap thrills and easy laughs, then there's a chance you might not yet know of this behemoth in debauchery: Chatroulette. Naturally, a few bands have been using the randomizing video chat service as their social media of choice to conne ... More >>