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Volume 44 Number 06

Appetite: Food for Thought helps Mission grads, Frescobaldi gets Luce

Food-and-drink spots, deals, events and news

Komeback Kink

Do you remember the Village Green Preservation Society?

Hello, cello

Out of the concert halls and into the clubs: the stringed instrument's newly charmed life


Borderlands is one of the rare games that inverts the current surface over substance paradigm

Button pushers

Fuck Buttons bring the noisy ecstasy. Plus: Buraka Som Sistema, Lover!, The Black Heart Procession, and Bellini

Clean freak

Good help is hard to find (and keep) in The Maid

Hell yeah!

Hail horror homage House of the Devil, a delicious Satanic panic flick


Recession? What recession? New clubs keep opening apace. Plus: L-Vis 1990, Claude VonStroke, Mall Madness, more

Keefer of the flame

Dance Brigade debuts an ambitious new work that explores the Book of the Dead

The problem of happiness

Deep kisses, big huevos, and Sconehenge Bakery and Cafe

This is it

Candice Breitz gets to the media heart of pop songs and mom with "On View"

Encapsuutf8g pulses

Jacqueline Gordon inverts the look and sound of utopia

Housing cars or people?

GREEN CITY: Supervisor Chiu introduces legislation that curtails evictions for garages

Listen to the community

Obama and the feds make progress, but officials say more AIDS help is still needed

Crossing the line

How Mayor Newsom's policies are tearing apart families, imprisoning and imperiling children, and creating a climate of fear in immigrant communities

Public screening

Three decades of posting the revolution with Mission Gráfica


Coffee in the morning, wine in the evening, and good food throughout the day

In the mood

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Volume 44 Number 6 Flip-through Edition

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Music listings

Music listings are compiled by Paula Connelly and Cheryl Eddy. Since club life is unpredictable, it's a good idea to call ahead to confirm...

Film listings

Film listings are edited by Cheryl Eddy. Reviewers are Kimberly Chun, Michelle Devereaux, Max Goldberg, Dennis Harvey, Johnny Ray Huston, Louis Peitzman, Lynn Rapoport,...

Events listings

Events listings are compiled by Paula Connelly. Submit items for the listings at listings@sfbg.com. For further information on how to submit items for the...

Our weekly picks

What to do Nov. 11-17, 2009

Editor’s Notes

High school kids in San Francisco have to live in mortal fear of deportation