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May 25, 2010
WEDNESDAY 26MUSICRamona Falls They say taking time off can be good for the soul, but when Brent Knopf faced down-time from recording as one-third...

Our Weekly Picks: May 19-25, 2010

WEDNESDAY 19MUSIC Francis and the Lights Although they've garnered attention from shout-outs by Kanye and Drake, New York City's Francis and the Lights have enough...

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WEDNESDAY 12MUSIC Fishtank Ensemble It takes more than a swift set of strings or a Balkan backbeat to be able to stake a claim...

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April 20, 2010
WEDNESDAY 21EVENT/LITYann Martel: Beatrice and Virgil Yann Martel brought us The Life of Pi, an award-winning story about an Indian boy trapped on a...

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April 13, 2010
WEDNESDAY 14 MUSIC/CLUBNachtmusikPseudo Echo, Zwischenfall, Pluta Connexion, Gina X, Das Kabinette — you may not know who they are, but if you imagine them...

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THURSDAY 1 FILMGumby Dharma When he created the characters Gumby and Pokey in the 1950s, Art Clokey indelibly imbedded himself into modern pop culture,...

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>>WEDNESDAY 24MUSICMi Ami I'm thankful for Mi Ami. Without the SF band that is two thirds ex-Black Eyes members, I'd be more wistful about...

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WEDNESDAY 17DANCE Ben Levy Folk and social dancing exert a pull on the imagination because they allow for participation even if you have two left...

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WEDNESDAY 10th DANCE Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater Today, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater is as much Judith Jamison's company as it was Ailey's. Having reluctantly taken...

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WEDNESDAY (24th)MUSICNoise Pop: The Ghost of a Saber Toothed Tiger Noise Pop is in full effect, and Sean Lennon manages to pull double ...

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WEDNESDAY 17 MUSIC"Dig This! Local Only Live Showcase": C U Next Weekend A kick flip here and a hip-hop, indie combo there, C U...

5 Things: Fat Angel butters

February 11, 2010
Five flavors of butter you can order at fab new Fillmore bistro Fat Angel:1) lemon caper sage2) garlic chili3) maple bacon4) chocolate cinnamon5) orange blossom...

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WEDNESDAY (10th)EVENTElectronic Frontier Foundation: 20 Years With technology becoming ever more an integral part of our daily lives, important issues surrounding digital rights continue...

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February 3, 2010
WEDNESDAY (3rd) FILMSF Ocean Film FestivalThe City by the Bay has a long history of film festivals. But it wasn't until 2004 that one concentrated...

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December 29, 2009
WEDNESDAY 30thDANCERhythm & Motion 30th Anniversary Dance BashIf you're really going to throw down on the dance floor this New Year's Eve, it's time...

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What to do December 2-8, 2009

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What to do November 18-24, 2009

Fall fairs and festivals

FALL ARTS PREVIEW: A fabulous mess of outdoor festivities and more

Best of the Bay 2006 Pixs

A friend feeds a banana to Anthony Riley of Gooferman, winner of Best Band Name Guardian photo by Matthew Hughes Boyko and Amy Rose Sampson Amber...