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A Look Behind Local: Mission Eatery

A Look Behind Local: Mission Eatery

September marks the 8th annual Architecture and the City Festival in San Francisco, a monthlong series of events featuring exhibitions, tour and lectures, all showcasing the wonderful history and budding future of architecture in San Francisco. Part of this year’s festivities: a look at four…

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Dam Funk’s Top 5 Summer Jams

Dam Funk’s Top 5 Summer Jams

L.A.-based funk selector Dam Funk, a specialist in early-80s subgenres like boogie and electro-funk, is back in the Bay Area this Wednesday for a show The New Parish in Oakland. To toast the occasion—his last performance here before summer ends—Dam shared his Top 5 summer…

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The Dough Room at flour + water: Private Dining for the Rest of Us

The Dough Room at flour + water: Private Dining for the Rest of Us

Private dining experiences are something I usually think of as reserved for uppity connoisseurs of imported meats, vintage wines and rare truffles sniffed out by pigs in the Perigord region of France. But now flour + water makes it possible for the everyday foodies of…

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Hot Track: Wavves, "I Wanna Meet Dave Grohl"

Hot Track: Wavves, "I Wanna Meet Dave Grohl"

The specter of early Green Day shows up in “I Wanna Meet Dave Grohl,” a new Wavves track from the Life Sux EP, due out September 20 on Nathan Williams’ Ghost Camp label. This is a cool tune that mixes Dookie-era pop-punk snarl/lyrics about apathy/uncertainty…

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Literary Arts: From Political Assassin to Pirate King at Book Passage

Literary Arts: From Political Assassin to Pirate King at Book Passage

This week, The Book Passage at the Ferry Building is blowing up with mystery and adventure. From how a killer got off easy to silent film pirates, it’s time to get your read on. This Thursday, catch Mike Weiss, at The Book Passage, as he discusses…

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Theater: Why We Have a Body, BATS Improv Fest & Cymbeline

Theater: Why We Have a Body, BATS Improv Fest & Cymbeline

From improv to Shakespeare, this week, the stage is set for comedy, comedy and more comedy. We say — bring on the laughs. This Wednesday, find a comfy seat at the Magic Theatre for the return of Why We Have a Body, the story of Lili,…

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Graham Leggat (1960 – 2011)

Graham Leggat (1960 – 2011)

With sadness, we respectfully wish to send our condolences to Graham Leggat’s family and friends. The former Executive Director of the SF Film Society was a man with a plan, who put his all into making the Film Society a success both organizationally and financially….

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The Exploratorium’s Color Fair

The Exploratorium’s Color Fair

If you haven’t checked out The Exploratorium’s Colorfest exhibit yet, Sunday is the day to go! In addition to the regular exhibit is Color Fair, a chromatically-themed afternoon fair. Color Fair will take place both outside the museum (this part is free!) and inside (included with…

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Bartender, I’ll Take Another Please!

Bartender, I’ll Take Another Please!

Drinking before noon usually leads me to think of one and only one cocktail: a wonderful Bloody Mary. Just the thought right now is making my mouth water. Well on Sunday, you’ll get your chance to taste more than your fair share of the cocktail…

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It’s Time For Critical Mass

It’s Time For Critical Mass

If you’re planning on driving Friday night, be prepared when the clock hits 5:30. Tonight, the cyclists take the streets for another celebration of Critical Mass. Motorists will plan for traffic jamming, horns honking, blocked intersections, frustration, and arriving late to any destination. Cyclists will…

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Review: Kreayshawn Homecoming Show

Review: Kreayshawn Homecoming Show

At the end of May, Kreayshawn and her White Girl Mob performed live in San Francisco for the first time in what was clearly the start of something huge. Less than three months later, the girls have refined their swagger with a coordinated performance and…

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Live Review: Sade at HP Pavilion

Live Review: Sade at HP Pavilion

Get ready, Oakland. Sade brings her fantastic North American tour to the Oracle Arena tonight. After a lively opening set by John Legend and his nine-piece band last nigh at HP Pavilion, Sade rocked the house for nearly two hours with classic 80s lovers rock…

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