Volume 47 Number 20
San Francisco investigates LIBOR fraud and its possible impact on city finances
'Se Llama Cristina' offers a sentimental story beneath a gritty exterior
Vintage stars shine at Silent Winter
Local retrospectives spotlight Japan's innovative Art Theater Guild
Anthony Rizzi's glorious mash-up touches down at Kunst-Stoff Arts
Move over New Orleans -- Front Porch has the best shrimp and grits
A new chef livens up beloved Italian tradition Oliveto, and sexy Gitane intensifies its regional Spanish focus
Erykah Badu, Little Dragon, and Beach House meet-cute and make jazzy, passionate pop music together
"Let's turn down the static world/listen to the sound of a void."
Just because it's heavy, doesn't make it metal
"It can get heady at times but I try to keep it light."
Sugary and syrupy, with fizzy pop hooks and pump-up drum hits
"You say bossa nova dream pop, I say Brazilian shoegaze."
"Next LVL club bangers and sultry club grind jams"
Hushed, layered vocals trailing off into an unseen world
Teen surf pop, glam garage, Mission hip-hop, Brazilian shoegaze ... say hello to the vibrant new class of movers and shakers in the Bay Area's diverse music scene
SEIU Local 1021 fights with employers — and its own employees — over salary and benefit cuts
The city should huddle to better examine the full-court press to land a mega-entertainment complex on the waterfront
While some hustle to afford a closet to sleep in, many pricey SF pads remain empty