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Haight Street Poster Art

Haight Street Poster Art

On a walk down Haight Street last week I was surprised by these posters pasted on some plywood construction lining the street. I like to think there is a message of peace contained in the musical notes shooting from this soldier’s gun. Good thing this…

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Hot Track: Chet Faker’s “No Diggity”

Hot Track: Chet Faker’s “No Diggity”

“Who the heck is Chet Faker?” To be honest, I don’t think many people know the Wikipedia-worthy answer to that question. What I do know is that this Melbourne based electronic artist just released a killer rendition of Blackstreet’s “No Diggity” that suddenly has people…

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San Francisco Sells Tourism Industry

San Francisco Sells Tourism Industry

If you see big crowds near the Moscone Center over the next few days, that’s because San Francisco is hosting the International Pow Wow conference, one of the premier events and trade shows for the travel industry. The conference will feature close to 1,100 booths…

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Faces on the Street

Faces on the Street

PENPOP: Using what’s there: two googly eyes create a goofy face in the Castro; a familiar turtle squints with the eye of a chick in the Mission; the Demon of Beer Picnics grimaces on the wall at Ocean Beach; and an undead bunny drips on…

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Win Tickets to the Lightning in a Bottle Festival

Win Tickets to the Lightning in a Bottle Festival

Looking for a last-minute Memorial Day Weekend adventure? We are giving away two tickets to Lightning in a Bottle, a three-day electronic music festival this weekend in Southern California. Leave a comment with your most memorable road trip for a chance to win two tickets…

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State Assembly Approves Shark Fin Bill

State Assembly Approves Shark Fin Bill

The state Assembly has overwhelmingly approved a bill that would ban the sale, trade or possession of shark fins. The bill, authored by Cupertino Assemblyman Paul Fong, is seen as a way to protect endangered sharks targeted by fishermen, who amputate their fins and toss…

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Cuts in CA Prison Population

Cuts in CA Prison Population

Get ready, because there is soon going to be a whole lot more criminals out on the streets. And I’m not just talking about those riding the 14-Muni. The Supreme Court just backed a court order forcing the CA prison system to release up to…

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Underground Market: Food, Music and Big Crowds

Underground Market: Food, Music and Big Crowds

ForageSF held its monthly Underground Market at Public Works this past weekend. And the overall event is quite a scene. The two-story building in the Mission was packed, top to bottom. At times, it felt like there was no room to move, as people were…

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Gilt Taste: Your Not-So-Guilty Source for Gourmet Foods

Gilt Taste: Your Not-So-Guilty Source for Gourmet Foods

When I first heard about Gilt Groupe, the online discount site for high-end fashion, I signed right up for their newsletters. Three years later, and I haven’t ordered a thing but I still marvel at the glamorous couture featured on the site. On May 18th,…

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A Favorite from LA Expands to The Bay

A Favorite from LA Expands to The Bay

Umami–one of LA’s most popular hamburger destinations, recently named GQ Magazine’s Burger of the Year, is headed our way. I’ve been a big fan of this Southern California institution for years now, and watched with delight as it slowly grew to include nearly a half-dozen…

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Major Lead on Stow Beating Suspects

Major Lead on Stow Beating Suspects

It took a couple months but police have finally nabbed one of the lead suspects sought for the March 31st beating of Giants fan Bryan Stow outside Dodger Stadium. Giovanni Ramirez, 31, was arrested early this morning by a S.W.A.T. team; authorities were tipped off…

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DJ Q&A: Tres Lingerie

DJ Q&A: Tres Lingerie

Tres Lingerie, consisting of duo Johan Churchill and Jordan Presnick, make music that’s guaranteed to send you back into the days of funky disco boogying. Currently residents of San Francisco’s renowned Go BANG! parties, they specialize in 80s disco sounds that can only be found…

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