Not Totally Amateur

We can always count on Good Vibrations for two things: to help us learn more about sex and sexuality – and to keep us…

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Cinematic Sex Mavericks

Despite the sinking sensation that our beloved Gomorrah by the Bay seems to be slowly but surely replacing sexual openness with culinary whimsy as…

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Want Some Candye?

The title of tonight’s lineup-rich show, “For the Love of Candye: A Benefit for Candye Kane” carries an ominous tone: What’s wrong with our…

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The Sex Beat

Sex writing used to be the domain of the wildly proficient Anonymous, and there was no need for “best of” collections. But today you…

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Dildo Juggler! Dildo Juggler!

While April Fool's Day is San Francisco's most emblematic holiday, Valentine's Day is often our most triumphant. No other city in America is better…

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On Your Night Stand

Erotic art is one of those vague umbrella terms that encompasses everything from classic Greek busts of the well-endowed god Priapus to those goofy…

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Fun Naked People

Holiday parties are rather predictable — a little mistletoe here, an indiscreet coworker there, and some strong libations to stave off the season's ennui….

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Reading Series Showdown

Opium Magazine's Literary Death Match, begun in New York by Todd Zuniga and Elizabeth Koch and now an S.F. staple, pits writers against one…

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Perverts Put Out

Performances by Thea Hillman, Mattilda (Matt Bernstein Sycamore), and emcees Carol Queen and Simon Sheppard.

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