New Years Eve Guide

Marco Panella

SF Station Writer

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Understated Yucatecan Food in Noe Valley
By Marco Panella (Mar 24, 2008)
Those unfamiliar with Yucatecan cuisine may expect too much from Mi Lindo Yucatan. The atmosphere is pleasant, the service is friendly, and the food is underwhelming. Simple chicken broths, turkey dishes and plain tomato sauces are staples at the quiet Noe Valley restaurant. Fogheads and hipsters will feel equally at ease. More »
Different but essentially the same
By Marco Panella (Jun 03, 2004)
It is always odd when the chief songwriter and creative force in a group decides to go solo. This is not an uncommon phenomenon. In most cases, as was the case with the most recent and notable Indie icon, Steven Malkmus, the apple does not fall far from the tree. Such is the case with the New Pornographers' AC Newman. More »
Moody and melancholy storytelling
By Marco Panella (Apr 20, 2004)
Seattleites Pedro the Lion bring their lilted indie-pop to Bottom of the Hill in support of their new CD, Achilles Heel, their first new release since 2002's Control. Mainstays on the indie rock scene, and long lumped in the same category as bands such as Sebadoh, Hayden, and Bedhead, Pedro The Lion might not have broad pop appeal, but their songs are pretty and subdued and will have you recalling them long after they've stopped playing. More »
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