A record-breaker...â€‹Yesterday we reported on a woman making a hit record of a different kind -- she motored her car straight through a plate glass window at the old Virgin Megastore on Sutter and Market. The incident took place when a big rig clipped a Toyota Camry -- which happened to be 15 feet ... More >>
The Virgin Megastore in San Francisco is long-closed -- but it's still getting drive-through traffic. Last night, for reasons not yet clear, a driver plowed into the massive, abandoned storefront at the corner of Market and Stockton.
Joe EskenaziPerhaps third time will be the charm?As SF Weekly wrote last month, the city is getting ready to kiss one more virgin goodbye. Bad enough the Virgin Megastore succumbed to the lethal 1-2 punch of a crap economy and digital music downloads -- did they have to die twice as this sign seems ... More >>
PargonWill the last Virgin please turn out the neon lights?The days when you could feed your family hawking 45 rpm singles for 69 cents a pop are gone -- and, accordingly, so is another major San Francisco retailer. The Virgin companies seem to make everything from soda to syrupy pop music to SFO-to ... More >>
To celebrate the release of Talking House Records' second installment in its Foggy Holiday series, The Matches, Loquat, and the Federalists are playing a free lunchtime concert on Wednesday, Dec. 17, at the Virgin Megastore on Market Street. That's like a box of Neapolitan ice cream: three differen ... More >>