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Who saves the world?

All signs point to pigeons and 13-year-old girls in Michelle Tea's latest YA fantasy trilogy starter

Video Premiere: The Trashies do the worm

The view from my studio apartment’s bay windows includes a clear view of my building’s garbage chute. Often times the chute gets clogged and...

Rep Clock

Schedules are for Wed/15-Tue/21 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double and triple features marked with a •. All times...

Ultimate zero

San Francisco promises that by 2020, no garbage will end up in a landfill. But is that really possible?

Every night is teen night

YBCA Young Artists at Work inspire — and are probably smarter than you

Laid bare

Mattilda Bernstein Sycamore's new memoir The End of San Francisco captures tumultuous times

420 trip(tych)

Scenes from Dolores Park, Snoop Dogg, and Denver's Cannabis Cup

WTF, Chuck: Repeal the bottle bill?

Now, I thought we were all going to have to pay money to read the wisdom of C.W. Nevius, but here it is, for...

The garbage rate hike

Yes, your garbage rates are going up. As much as 23 percent, maybe. That’s what Recology, the local trash monopoly, announced March 15. The...

Inspiration is bliss

Anthony Rizzi's glorious mash-up touches down at Kunst-Stoff Arts

Norman Solomon: Washington’s war-makers are in a bunker

Norman Solomon is co-founder of RootsAction.org and founding director of the Institute for Public Accuracy. His books include “War Made...

Fanboy ruminations on the new My Bloody Valentine

Here I am, listening to m b v for the umpteenth time since Saturday night, and I still can’t believe it exists. Up until...

No surprise: Your garbage rates are going up 23 percent

As expected, Recology sent in its application for a rate increase Dec. 11, and most residential customers will see a hike of 23.5 percent,...

YEAR IN MUSIC 2012: Beach squelch shimmy

Supergroup Uzi Rash plots its own demise for the end of 2012

Shit happened

A short take on Recology's black bin blues -- plus, a group mounting a crusade against pro sports homophobia

Get ready for a garbage rate hike

Recology, the San Francisco garbage monopoly, usually comes to the city to ask for a rate increase once every five years or so. It's...

Our Weekly Picks: October 17-23

WEDNESDAY 17Bob Dylan What does one need to know in order to decide whether or not to go to one of the upcoming Bay...

SF Stories: John Ross


‘Fire’ insight: talking with David Wojnarowicz biographer Cynthia Carr

The following interview took place with Cynthia Carr, author of Fire in the Belly: The Life and Times of David Wojnarowicz (Bloomsbury USA, 624...

Downtown development

New books look back at NYC's neighborhood art scene

Our Weekly Picks: September 26-October 2

WEDNESDAY 26Amanda Palmer and the Grand Theft Orchestra Massachusetts singer-songwriter Amanda Palmer has had a busy year. Well, actually she's had a busy career....

Music Listings

Since club life is unpredictable, it's a good idea to call ahead or check the venue's website to confirm bookings and hours. Prices are...

Nite Trax: Re-enter Kingdom

You can't talk contemporary American bass music without starting right off at Kingdom, a.k.a. LA's Ezra Rubin. (He appears here Sat/22 at the Lights...


Thursday 13Coalition on Homelessness 25 years SomArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan, SF; www.cohsf.org. 5:30pm, $25-75. The Coalition on Homelessness has been working for the...