Richard Hell City Lights Bookstore Monday, March 25, 2013 Better than: Everything else happening in North Beach last night. The walls of City Lights Bookstore are littered with relics of past literary events, and it's difficult to scan the posters without feeling nostalgic. But the iconic bookstor ... More >>
THE GO! GO! Night Six: Hunx & His Punx, King Tuff, The Bobbyteens, Shannon & The Clams, King Lollipop, Elvis Christ Friday, June 1, 2012 New Parish Better than: Any 50 year anniversary tour of a rock band will ever be. Before the music began, the scene resembled some kind of retro rock 'n' roll su ... More >>
Wild FlagWild Flag: The concept of a "supergroup"-- wherein performers with cool and/or exciting pedigrees find themselves in something resembling a "band" -- dies hard. Imagine your favorite musicians playing together! Frequently, expectations exceed results -- a collection of individuals do ... More >>
The Midnight Creeps' Jenny HollywoodM.O.T.O.Midnight CreepsSharp ObjectsThe SpurtsElbo Room9 p.m., $6Camps that teach young women how to rock are certainly commendable, but it's a safe bet Jenny Hurricane learned the old-fashioned way: by simply watching Iggy Pop. The Midnight Creeps frontwoman p ... More >>
A film that proves which New York Doll had the weirdest life of all
A forgotten punk makes a Killer comeback
Relive your favorite blackout with Chatterbox, Biography of a Bar: San Francisco 1986-1990.
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Mellow Drunk's Leigh Gregory gets wasted on poetry and the apocalypse
Aisha Tyler wants to be "an action heroine who is funny and witty and sarcastic and sexy and can kick butt."
Following junkies, musicians, and junkie musicians with gritty realist filmmaker Lech Kowalski
Waiting on Egypt/The Bible Belt,Texas/Dead Men Tell No Tales (Secretly Canadian)
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Murder City Devils; Superstarlet AD; All-You-Can-Eat Fourth of July Barbecue