Good Riddance

Green Day Shoreline Amphitheater Friday, June 19 The smartest thing anyone ever said about punk rock came out, appropriately enough, in a one-sentence burst:…

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Bubble Burst

Poptopia! Various Artists (Rhino) Everything made sense until the Beatles broke up. Rock's audience expanded explosively at precisely the same time the music lost…

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Recordings

Mobb Deep Hell on Earth (Loud/RCA) Among the really nice features of New York hip hop are its sophistication and integrity. For instance, in…

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Hear This

Sergio Mendes As the Beatles and Motown blanketed the AM airwaves in the '60s, Sergio Mendes and Brasil '66 broke onto the charts with…

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Dog Bites

Halfway House Party It's deja vu all over again for Potrero Hill neighborhood activists who want to keep the population at a local halfway…

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Night+Day

wednesday december 20 Meet the Beatles … Again In case you've spent the past month on Pluto, there was another Fab Four revival recently,…

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Letters

Eating meat kills I haven't tried Linda McCartney's mass-marketed vegetarian dishes, and am not tripping over myself to do so. My last foray into…

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