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Stage Fright When the Fillmore first opened in the '60s, San Francisco bands like Santana and the Dead were a crucial part of the…

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Space Oddity: Von Lmo's Fire Just in time for the full moon, space alien-cum-industrial noise progenitor Von Lmo is returning to his one-time stomping…

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Spider Men KUSF radio is interrupting its normally scheduled programming to bring you … Spiders' games? Some KUSF volunteers are in an uproar after…

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The Magnetic Fields Get Lost (Merge) Get Lost is the perfect title for this record, fusing Stephin Merritt's cranky, introverted persona with his trademark…

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Raspberry Beret Readers of the Chronicle and the Sunday pink pages may have noticed the absence of a certain byline recently, that of pop…

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Barefoot in the Park Last week's Samples item about William “Upski” Wimsatt and his hip-hop polemic Bomb the Suburbs generated more reader response than…

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