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Win Tickets for Thurston Moore and Kurt Vile

Win Tickets for Thurston Moore and Kurt Vile

Thurston Moore and Kurt Vile, both with excellent new albums out now on Matador, are in Oakland on Monday (July 25) for an intimate gig at the New Parish. Find out how to win tickets after the jump. The pairing on this bill couldn’t be…

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Rappelling off the…Hyatt?

Rappelling off the…Hyatt?

If you see people rappelling off the Grand Hyatt hotel in downtown this Friday and Saturday, you won’t be imagining things. And it’s not some elaborate stunt either. Created as an event to benefit the Special Olympics Northern California, the public is being invited to…

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Party on a Bus with PLAYBACK > AUDIOBUS

Party on a Bus with PLAYBACK > AUDIOBUS

On July 29 and 30 a double-decker bus will be cruising the city with talented musicians in support of artistic non-profit ME’DI.ATE. Not your typical method of partying, the open-top double-decker AudioBus has been traveling the streets of San Francisco for nearly three years now…

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Five Terrific Taco Tuesday Spots

Five Terrific Taco Tuesday Spots

Tuesdays are pretty lame when it comes to days of the week. They’re not as depressing as manic Mondays nor as climactic as hump-day Wednesdays. Instead of spending Tuesday evening in your pajamas watching reruns of I Didn’t Know I Was Pregnant, get dressed and…

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National Lollipop Day!

National Lollipop Day!

Our friends over at The Richmond SF blog, have informed us that Wednesday, July 20 is National Lollipop Day (who knew?) and that to commemorate this very special event See’s Candies will be giving away free lollies! According to the Richmond SF post, “See’s will…

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Preview: Paper City @ Kimos July 20th

Preview: Paper City @ Kimos July 20th

Hailing from Long Beach, CA, Paper City is about to embark upon a 60-day tour of the US to promote their latest release, Popular Talk. Lead vocalist and guitar player Marisa Predisik took the time to shine a little light on the band’s origin, the…

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Nom Nom Truck Set to Launch SF Version

Nom Nom Truck Set to Launch SF Version

The great thing about Twitter is that you can pick up little nuggets of information here and there. And in the food industry, those little nuggets can turn into news. Take for example this tweet Monday night from the Nom Nom Truck SF (@NomNomTrukSF). @nickono29…

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Album Review: Portugal. The Man

Album Review: Portugal. The Man

Portugal. The Man is back at it with their sixth album in six years, In the Mountain In the Cloud. The Portland-based synth-rock band has been churning out albums like clockwork, constantly giving its listeners new sounds and catchy melodies to obsess over year after…

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31st San Francisco Jewish Film Festival

31st San Francisco Jewish Film Festival

The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival was formed in 1980, becoming the world’s first Jewish film festival of it’s kind. From July 21 to August 8, 2011 it will celebrate its 31st year in existence across four cities in the Bay Area. As one might…

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TL Taco Tuesdays at Jones

TL Taco Tuesdays at Jones

Who can resist a catchphrase like “Tacos. Tequila. Tecate. And You”? It lures you in like a siren’s call. Jones in the ‘Loin is hosting a new happy hour special every week this summer, kicking things off tomorrow, Tuesday June 19th. Between 5 and 8pm…

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Q&A: Wesley Eisold of Cold Cave

Q&A: Wesley Eisold of Cold Cave

Cold Cave’s Wesley Eisold spent a number of years in the seminal hardcore bands American Nightmare and Give Up the Ghost. He took a moment before heading out on tour to explain why he made the leap to synthpop and his how his inability to…

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SF Hookah Lounges Go Up In Smoke

SF Hookah Lounges Go Up In Smoke

They have been a point of contention for several years. But now, officials with the San Francisco Department of Public Health have threatened to shut down hookah lounges in the city. KCBS radio reports that the Dream Hookah Lounge on Polk Street was the first…

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