Marijuana Deathsquads: Show Preview

Minnesota has already left its imprint on music history by gifting the world Bob Dylan, Prince, the Andrews Sisters, and the Replacements. But over…

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visions on the edge

Charles Gatewood has spent a lifetime photographing the edges of his surroundings. Instead of Bob Dylan on stage in all his glory in the…

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Kronos Quartet: Show Preview

The repertoire of San Francisco chamber ensemble Kronos Quartet is both large and staggeringly diverse. As likely to collaborate with minimalist composers like Philip…

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Instabeat

Just as he was finding his voice, and as The Beat Generation was swelling up around him, Allen Ginsberg began to take photographs of…

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Whiskey Gentry

While we don’t typically recommend a rainbowed handful of uppers, downers, laughers, and screamers, you might want to consider it for Bill Frisell’s musical…

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Billy Bragg: Show Preview

Becoming the elder statesman of British agit-political musings doesn't seem to have aged Billy Bragg one bit. His ire and depth of feeling have…

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SF Weekly Letters

Keep Our City Freaky Leave Market Street and the Tenderloin as-is: I am writing in response to the article “Black Market Street” in the…

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