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  • Blogs

    December 26, 2012

    The 10 Best Underground Rock Reissues of 2012

    Recent years have given rise to many record labels devoted to reviving forgotten artists from all genres. In record stores you will find new collections of Thai funk from the '70s, field recordings from Ghana, and represses of punk 45s originally released in editions of only 200 -- all the result of ... More >>

  • News

    January 25, 2012
  • Blogs

    July 18, 2011

    Friday: Gardens & Villa Set off an '80s Revival at Cafe Du Nord

    Gardens & Villa at Cafe Du Nord on Friday​ Generationals Gardens & Villa HIJK July 15, 2011 @ Cafe du Nord Better than: Building yourself a Delorean and going Back the Future with Doc Brown. Actually, that may not be true. "What're you taking notes for?" the lanky dude in the over-sized fedo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2011

    What Is Dad Rock, Exactly? One Dad's Opinion​ In a segment from a season 1 episode of "The Cosby Show," the sitcom's namesake delightfully illustrates how pop music can function as a generational wedge. "I thought it had come down the hallway," Bill Cosby says in reference to the deafening music playing on daughter Sondra's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2010

    Magic Kids, ZineFest, Prince vs. Michael, Doin' It in the Park, and More

    Magic Kids plays Bottom of the Hill this Sunday‚ÄčIt's Labor Day! Meaning: an extra day to your weekend, 10 percent more texts than usual and even more chances to nurse epic hangovers. Have fun San Francisco, you deserve it. Here's our list of fun things to do this weekend for less than a ticket to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2009

    Last Night: New Folk Rock Supergroup The Emerald Triangle

    The Emerald TriangleMonday, Nov. 2, 2009The IndependentBetter than: Watching Vetiver open for Chris Robinson's Wooden Family open for Jonathan Rice open for Ryan Adams open for Interpol.Paul Scott ‚Äč"We're aware that this is a very strange thing," Vetiver front man Andy Cabic announced from the sta ... More >>

  • News

    November 17, 2004

    Lucifer, Arisen

    A quintessential San Francisco story, starring charismatic musician/murderer Bobby BeauSoleil*

    *with underground filmmaker Kenneth Anger, cult leader Charles Manson, Church of Satan founder Anton LaVey, and the Straight Satans motorcycle gang in suppo

  • Dining

    January 3, 2001

    Taking the Cure

    Los Jarritos

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