The first time we saw Tyler the Creator's video for "Yonkers," we were totally blown away. It was sharp, it was dark, it was infectious, it was crazy different. We immediately got all excited about this new rapper and his collective, Odd Future Wolf Gang Kill Them All... until we realized they' ... More >>
Last year, Tyler, the Creator's arresting album Bastard won the then 19-year-old rapper and his vast, motley Odd Future collective attention and praise from sources including Pitchfork andBillboard. His second solo album, Goblin drops next week, the first physical product anyone from this gr ... More >>
This week in Lil B: A song extolling the virtues of winning, Charlie Sheen-style. Not the first to come from the rap world by any means (see: Chamillionaire, Soulja Boy, Rico Love, Traphik...), but the most easily digestible, and the most harmonious in terms of recent meme factories. If the video ha ... More >>
Adam LamOdd Future at Slim's last night.Odd Future February 22, 2011 @ Slims Better than: Spending the evening In your retirement home. Odd Future is virtually inescapable right now. If you have even a passing interest in music and an Internet connection, chances are you've at least read about ... More >>
Tyler the CreatorOdd Future is coming back to San Francisco in a couple of weeks, and if you've never discovered what the L.A. hip-hop/skate/art collective is about, Tyler the Creator's latest single (and video) "Yonkers," will give you a pretty good idea. Tyler, the ring leader of posse, gives ... More >>
Our critics weigh in on local theater
Michael Manos was living the same lie that he peddled across the country. But in San Francisco, the truth caught up with him.
Leader of the pack: Madam President Tegan Hetzel-Dobbins On a recent Saturday night, we donned a leather jacket and boots and crashed the 105th anniversary party of the San Francisco Motorcycle Club (SFMC). We maneuvered between the dozens of hogs parked outside the 19th and Folsom clubhouse in t ... More >>
WALL-E blasts off to the future by boldly going where every sci-fi movie's gone before. And that's a good thing.
At the 100th anniversary of the San Francisco Motorcycle Club, we find two familiar joys: speed and camaraderie
The down-and-dirty bars on Albany's San Pablo Avenue
Hot dog store thrives in vegetarian vortex
ACT's The Matchmaker too frequently recalls how much better the musical is