Volume 48 Number 41
SUPER EGO Will Pink Saturday go the way of Halloween in the Castro? Plus: Wizard of Odd, Soundwave Festival, Bardot A Go Go, and Esta Noche's return (for one night only!)
THE WEEKNIGHTER: Laughing with strangers -- and trying not to black out -- at Trad'r Sam
'Fury Factory' unleashes ensemble-driven performances
TABLEHOPPING Downtown workers, here's your new lunch spot. Sushi lovers, lock Pabu on your radar.
LEFT OF THE DIAL Wye Oak's Jenn Wasner on the band's new sound, and the doubts she overcame to create her favorite record yet. Plus: BARF #2, and Viracocha is back!
The Roxie celebrates the roller-coaster career of an erstwhile Hollywood hunk
A man with a dream (and 3,000 films) powers the Berkeley Underground Film Society
Melody Takata brings traditional Japanese dance into the 21st century, plus a benefit for SF dance vet Enrico Labayen
In the ring with Robby Squyres, Jr., SF's Muay Thai hope
Rival housing measures debated in City Hall, previewing high-stakes battles at the ballot
Is Recology fudging the figures on how much SF waste is being diverted from the landfill, with the complicity of city officials?
As recycling centers close en masse throughout the city, small businesses may owe millions in fees