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Tuesday, March 22 - Monday, March 28
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ARTICLES THIS WEEK
MUSIC: Amplifier by Misha Vladimirskiy
The Oxes by Chris Ellis
Loud*Live*Local by Matthew Thayer
SXSW by Jeremy Sampson
FILM: The Ring Two by Ryan Wiederkehr
Lost Embrace by Michael Koch
Millions by Matt Forsman
FOOD: Jack Falstaff by Sarah Sung
SHOPPING: Smart Cars by Cliff Samaniego
THE ARTS: Strange Architecture by Maureen Hanratty
Gilead by Marilynne Robinson by Kit Stolz
SPORTS: Warriors Wrap by Matt Forsman
GIVEAWAYS
SPECIAL: Mushroom Jazz/ Om Records Music Package!
Hi/Lo Film Festival
Two Icons, Two Perspectives, One Conversation at The San Jose Museum of Art
The Voysey Inheritance at ACT
AcademyX: Learn Web Design at Night!
Besos Foods: $50 gift certificate
Asian Art Museum: Sui Jianguo
MOVIES: Beauty Shop 03/24
Sin City 03/29
Sahara 04/07
The Incredibles DVD
ONGOING: Coupons
Guest Lists & Discounts
Tuesday, March 22, 2005 Show All Events »
Elvis Costello & The Imposters
at Paramount Theatre (8 pm) Music
Elvis Costello has followed his musical curiosity in a career spanning more than 25 years. He is perhaps best known for his performances with The Attractions, The Imposters and for recent concert appearances with pianist, Steve Nieve. His recordings include "This Year's Model","Imperial Bedroom","King of America", "Blood and Chocolate", "Spike", "All This Useless Beauty" and "When I Was Cruel". MORE

Rub A Dub Tuesdays
at Voda (6 pm - 10 pm) Clubs
Worldwide : Da Joint and Beatsauce present: Rub A Dub Tuesdays. Heading into the Springtime Revival Sound Sessions with DJ Mr. E and Wisdom laying down ever so lovely Soul, Hip Hop, Reggae, Reggaeton and Classic Sounds. Featuring this week's special guest DJ Daddy Rolo. MORE

Fear and Loathing in Frisco at Luna Lounge (9 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Thirsty Tuesday: College Night at 1751 Social Club (9 pm - 2 am) Bars
The Decemberists at Bimbo's 365 Club (8 pm) Music
Lou Barlow at Cafe du Nord (9 pm) Music
"Bus Stop" a comedy at Marin Theatre Company (8 pm) Performance Arts
Strange Architecture at Catharine Clark Gallery (10:30 am - 5:30 pm) Galleries
Basic Wine Differences at Fort Mason Center (7 pm - 9:30 pm) Wine

Wednesday, March 23, 2005 Show All Events »
Rainer Maria
minipop, Henry Miller Sextet
at Cafe du Nord (8:30 pm) Music
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Madison, WI emo trio Rainer Maria emerged in 1995 from the ashes of another poetically-inclined local combo, Ezra Pound, reuniting singer/guitarist Kyle Fischer and drummer William Kuehn; enlisting singer/bassist Caithlin De Marrais, within six weeks the group recorded their first demo cassette, quickly selling out all 350 copies. MORE

Sony Pictures is giving away tickets to the advanced screening of...
Guess Who
at Metreon (7:30 pm - Arrive an Hour Early) Film Screening
Win tickets to see Guess Who!
Percy Jones (Bernie Mac) is taking no chances with his daughter Theresa's (Zoe Saldana) future. Even before he meets Simon Green, her latest boyfriend, Percy has him checked out. MORE

Demolition Doll Rods
with Man Man, Turpentine Bros., Husbands
at Hemlock Tavern (9 pm) Music
The Demolition Doll Rods are children of God who were sent to this planet to inspire the creative forces that lie at the heart and soul of each and every living creature. MORE

Karma at Blue Monkey Lounge (9 pm - 2 am) Clubs
"LaTIDo" at Pier 23 Cafe (9:30 pm - 12:30 am) Music
River at Last Day Saloon (9 pm) Music
Showcase of Student Talent at Tongue and Groove (7 pm) Music
Miss Coco Peru is Undaunted! at New Conservatory Theatre (8 pm) Performance Arts
DJ Spooky: in-store book signing at City Lights Books (7 pm) Literary Arts
Rauhmel Fox presents Full Immersion USA at Sake Lab (6 pm - 9 pm) Education/Instruction

Thursday, March 24, 2005 Show All Events »
DJ Spooky
An innovative multi-media performance piece Rebirth of a Nation
at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts (6:30 pm) Music
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Philosopher, disc man and one of the most innovative performance artists of our time, DJ Spooky takes multi-media performance to a whole new realm. Using the controversial silent film, 'Birth of a Nation', as a raw material, images are mixed on three giant screens with a score written and performed by the artist. MORE

Pacific Standard Time feat. Osunlade
at Bambuddha Lounge (9 pm - 2 am) Clubs
The new weekly jumpoff featuring the Bay Area's top soul selector DJ Sake One and weekly guests from across the globe and spectrum of soul. MORE

The “W. Kamau Bell Gets a Haircut” Show
Where the cost of your ticket is determined by your haircut history
at Purple Onion (8:30 pm) Performance Arts
You know how you’ve been thinking, W. Kamau Bell - the brains behind W. Kamau Bell presents - has put together two fantastic sold out shows featuring a diverse lineup of the Bay Area’s finest performers. MORE

Julia Page
We All Mus Play Our Parts
at Mission 17 Gallery (3 pm - 6 pm) Galleries
"We All Must Play Our Parts" includes three new pieces by Julia Page that explore the role of minor characters in sustaining ideological constructs and social institutions. MORE

Havana's at Harry Denton's Starlight Room (10 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Strangelove at Underground SF (10 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Alma Latina at Soluna (10 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Pope Hat Night! at Hotel Utah (9 pm) Music
Broun Fellinis at Bruno's (9:30 pm) Music
Bi-Ped at Connecticut Yankee (10 pm) Music
Atreyu at The Fillmore (7 pm) Music
The mighty Clay Theater presents 8 Tales at Varnish Fine Art Studio (8 pm) Film
Female Transport at Zeum (8 pm) Performance Arts
F.O.B. (Fresh Off the Boat) and F.O.P. (Fresh Off the Plane) at Magic Theatre (7 pm & 9 pm) Performance Arts
PreFab Green at Commonwealth Club of California (6 pm) Organizations

Friday, March 25, 2005 Show All Events »
The Voysey Inheritance
A world premiere adaptation by David Mamet
at A.C.T. (8 pm) Performance Arts
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Crime doesn't pay - or does it? When a con makes you rich, life gets a lot more complicated. For generations, the Voysey family business has been secretly cheating its clients. MORE

Tropical Paradise
Taking you away for spring break
at Space 550 (9 pm) Clubs
Spring Break is finally here! Primiere Nightlife, BluIce Entertainment and Underworld Productions invite everybody to a massive tropical getaway. MORE

Tristeza
Hood, From Monument To Masses
at Bottom of the Hill (10 pm) Music
The group formed in San Diego, California during the Spring months of 1997, playing their first gig as Tristeza (Christopher Sprague-guitar, James LaValle-guitar, Luis Hermosillo-bass, and James Lehner-drums) in September of that year. MORE

Preview VIP Party at 8 Nightclub + Lounge
at 8 Nightclub + Lounge (10 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Sebastien Entertainment + Tony Presents invite you to a new adventure in SF nightclubbing at a brand new ultra-chic 2 level club with outside patio smoking. MORE

Blood Relative
at A Traveling Jewish Theatre (8 pm) Performance Arts
A young man is born to an Israeli-Jewish mother and a Palestinian father. Claimed by both cultures, he embodies the ongoing struggle over the land known as Israel/Palestine. MORE

Splashadelic! at Amnesia (9 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Launch! at Suite one8one (10 pm - 4 am) Clubs
So International at 330 Ritch Street (9 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Floss: Hip Hop, R&B, Reggae and Old School at 1751 Social Club (10 pm) Clubs
spring break 2005 at Sno-Drift (10 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Reverend Horton Heat at The Grand at the Regency Center (9 pm) Music
David Dondero, Folk This at 924 Gilman Street (8 pm) Music
After Midnight at Castro Theatre (7, 9:15 pm) Film
Mongolian Cluster Massage Playshop and Dance at One Taste Urban Retreat Center (8 pm - 11 pm) Performance Arts
Gem Faire at Herbst Pavilion (12 pm - 7 pm) Clothes/Accessories

Saturday, March 26, 2005 Show All Events »
Orchestra Baobab
at Palace of Fine Arts (8 pm) Music
For people who know their Senegalese music, Orchestra Baobab's Pirates Choice is the Holy Grail. By the time this music was recorded to four-track in 1982, the immensely popular band had been playing nightly for years at a Dakar club called Baobab. MORE

Bunny Jam 5: Bunnyhopolis!
at 1919 Market Street (8 pm - 6 am) Clubs
Join the mass EGGsodus! Hop from HARE to absurdity! Tumble through the RABBIT hole and discover a congrEGGation of bunnies in BunnyHOPolis, an EGGstrordinary city sprawling with EGGsistential questions. MORE

Grand Opening - Frequency - DJ Vinom Live
Live Performance by Malyssa
at Club Forum (10 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Special Performance by Malyssa & AM Kidd, Slow Jams 2 CD Release Party, DJ Vinom, Tons of glow toys be epartyunlimited.com; CD Giveaways; Sky GoGo Dancers; Drink Specials: $6 Hypnotiq Pineapple. MORE

Joyo Velarde, Kid Beyond, BLVD, and Motion Potion
a benefit for Relativity Camp
at 12 Galaxies (9 pm) Music
Sunset Promotions presents a benfit for the Relativity/Fringe Camp... a showcase of tomorrow's stars. Joyo Velarde is best known for her work with Quannum Records as lead vocalist for Lyrics Born. MORE

Baila Conmigo - Carnival 2005 at Patio Espanol (8 pm) Parades/Marches
J-LIVE and One.Be.Lo at Club Q (9:30 pm - 3 am) Clubs
Guilty Pleasures at Rickshaw Stop (9 pm) Clubs
Flava of The Month: Reggae and Dancehall at Milk (9:30 pm - 2 am) Clubs
"Get On My Hype!!" at Terra (9 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Asobi Seksu at Hotel Utah (9 pm) Music
Crown City Rockers at Elbo Room (10 pm) Music
Stars at Bimbo's 365 Club (9 pm) Music
The Just at The Ashby Stage (8 pm) Performance Arts
12 of 12: 12 Artists / 12 Years at Aurobora Press (11 am - 5 pm) Galleries
Funny Bunny Fertility Party at Catalyst Cocktails (9 pm - 2 am) Bars
Tenth Annual Bay Area Anarchist Book Fair at San Francisco County Fair Building (10 am - 6 pm) Books

Sunday, March 27, 2005 Show All Events »
14th Annual
Union Street Easter Parade & Spring Celebration
at Union Street (10 am - 5 pm) Parades/Marches
This joyful and popular non-sectarian Easter celebration attracts over 35,000 individuals and families for non-stop musical and theatrical entertainment, bistro-style dining, costumed characters including the Easter Bunny, vintage cars, and the world acclaimed St.Gabriel's Celestial Brass Band. MORE

Oxes
These Arms Are Snakes, Big Business, and More Dogs
at Bottom of the Hill (7 pm) Music
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Combining the energy of three very talented musicians in a pyramid of extremism, moderation, and jokes, the OXES have created a tri-force of rock'n'roll fury. MORE

Image, Body, Text
Selected Words by Gary Hill
at SFMOMA (10 am - 6 pm) Museums
How does video mediate our perception of the body? This question is at the core of the work of acclaimed artist Gary Hill, who explores video in both its sculptural and projected forms. MORE

Motion at Red Eye Lounge (10 pm - 2 am) Clubs
They Might Be Giants at Borders Books (4 pm) Music
The Weegs, Plays Pretty For Baby at French Fry Factory (9 pm) Music
The Rainman Suite at Thee Parkside (9 pm) Music
Bad Movie Night at The Dark Room Theatre (8 pm) Film
From Berlin at Tinhorn Press/Gallery (1 pm - 7 pm) Galleries
Wedding Workshop at Metronome Ballroom (1 pm - 3 pm) Education/Instruction

Monday, March 28, 2005 Show All Events »
Death From Above 1979
Controller Controller
at The Independent (8 pm) Music
Can something even be classified as metal without any guitars? Sure can. This Canadian bass and drums duo pounds and plunders its way through a frantic string of bombastic, blistering rock songs on its Vice debut. Similar to notorious noisemakers Lightning Bolt only in instrumentation and ferocity, Death From Above 1979 adds listenability and form to the table of noise. MORE

A night of Free Live Comedy Improv
Blue Blanket Improv
at The Canvas (8 pm) Performance Arts
This is your chance to catch one of the Hottest & Funniest comedy improv troupes in the bay area Free! Under this special arrangement with The Canvas "Blue Blanket Improv" will be busting out the Funny on the last Monday night of the month! MORE

Proper at The Cellar (10 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Frederick Hodges at Pier 23 Cafe (5 pm - 7:30 pm) Music
Taste of Chaos Festival: The Used, My Chemical Romance at Event Center, San Jose State University (7 pm) Music
Classical music in France: Slide show presentation at Change Makers (7 pm) Performance Arts
Carol Selter and Lauren Davies at Gallery Sixteen (9 am - 5 pm) Galleries
Art Soiree and Open Mic Night at 1751 Social Club (7:30 pm) Literary Arts

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