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  • Blogs

    July 29, 2014

    The 10 Biggest Classic Rock Douchebags

    By Johnny Whiteside While rock 'n' roll is necessarily classified as a form of pop music, it is actually an idiom whose radical, destructive primitivism established a new type of socio-cultural disorder. It's about rejection of the status quo and celebration of the dis-imprisonment it instills. Al ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2012

    Neil Young and Crazy Horse at Outside Lands Festival - 8/10/12

    The following is a dispatch from Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco, from our sister paper, SF Weekly. While he's putting everything into a solo, Neil Young's face looks like his electric guitar sounds: flush with feeling, vaguely threatening, and thoroughly aged. Not old as in frail, but vene ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2012

    Metallica at Outside Lands: The Five Best Parts of the Band's Fiery San Francisco Show

    METALLICA @ OUTSIDE LANDS FESTIVAL | 8/11/12 The following is a dispatch from Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco, from our sister paper, SF Weekly. Metallica, headlining Saturday night of the Outside Lands festival in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park, proved just about as huge and satisfying ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2009

    On The Range: Burritos

    Kvanhorn, via FlickrOn The Range is a weekly exploration of the history and lore of Texas menu items.San Francisco in the mid-1960's. Peace, love, and cable cars. Be sure to wear some flowers in your hair. If you were into music, you could go to the Avalon Ballroom or Bill Graham's Fillmore Wes ... More >>

  • News

    September 21, 2006


    Hey, City Hall--Schutze is rubber, and you're glue

  • Dining

    October 16, 2003

    Funny Valentino's

    It's Chinese food with a wink at this Oak Cliff restaurant

  • Film

    January 25, 2001

    White-Bread Wedding

    If you get an invite to this Lopez-McConaughey union, trash it

  • Music

    January 6, 2000

    Apocalypse then

    Altamont slammed the door on rock 'n' roll's dream of peace and love. An insider remembers.

  • Music

    November 4, 1999
  • Music

    August 27, 1998

    Something about Jonathan

    Jonathan Richman helped invent punk and geek rock. Now, he comes pogo-sticking back into your life with There's Something About Mary