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ARTICLES THIS WEEK
MUSIC: Hot Hot Heat: Elevator by Jeremy Sampson
Lorna: Static Patterns and Souvenirs by Matt Forsman
Out Hud: Let Us Never Speak of IT Again by Matt Thayer
Loud*Live*Local by Matthew Thayer
FILM: Sahara by Rossiter Drake
Enter Sandman: Interview with Sahara's Steve Zahn by Rossiter Drake
Eros by Michael Koch
Off the Map by Rossiter Drake
FOOD: À Côté by Laurel Timms
SHOPPING: Residents Apparel Gallery by Jialin Luh
THE ARTS: The Universe Within by Clifton Lemon
SPORTS: Warriors Wrap by Matt Forsman
GIVEAWAYS
SPECIAL: Next Stop: France - Win a Trip for 2!
San Francisco International Film Festival
Mushroom Jazz/ Om Records Music Package!
Hi/Lo Film Festival
ACT: The Voysey Inheritance
AcademyX: Learn Web Design at Night!
Asian Art Museum: Sui Jianguo
MOVIES:
ONGOING: Coupons
Guest Lists & Discounts
Tuesday, April 12, 2005 Show All Events »
Ghost to Falco, 2% Majesty, Real Live Tigers
at Hemlock Tavern (10 pm) Music

Starting as a solo endeavor at the end of 2001, Ghost to Falco was first conceived as a way for a musically ambivalent Eric Crespo to play shows and find places to stay while moving from Asheville, NC to Portland, OR. Without really intending for it to happen, Ghost to Falco slowly became a permanent fixture yielding three west coast tours, a split seven inch (Collective Jyrk) with The Curtains, a full length cd (Colleta Blue), and a two month U.S. tour. MORE

Lennon
at The Orpheum Theatre (8 pm) Performance Arts
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Written and directed by Don Scardino (A Few Good Men), the new musical will feature songs of the late pop music icon, performer and songwriter John Lennon. MORE

Mary Hambleton
Dodo and the Deep Blue Sea
at Don Soker Contemporary Art (10:30 am - 5:30 pm) Galleries
Featuring paintings, dimensional paintings, and works on paper that exude both a sense of humor and elegance. MORE

Wednesday, April 13, 2005 Show All Events »
Urban Momentum Dance Week DVD Release Party & Capoeira USA Benefit
at Mighty (9 pm) Clubs
The Urban Momentum DVD is an ESPN like view of a major Bay Area urban dance competition that includes footage of a $2000 Team Contest and $1000 Female Contest. MORE

OSLO (members from No Doubt)
at Bourbon Street Bar & Grill (8 pm) Music
Their music is emo, art rock with a hint of electronica building a bridge between Interpol & Joy Division. MORE

An Evening of Live Jazz Hip-Hop
The Addict Merchants
at Madrone Lounge (9 pm) Music
Hailing from Sacramento, California, the Addict Merchants are a live band that embodies the American Jazz Era harmonized with the present hustle of Hip-Hop culture. MORE

Weedee Peepo: Icons, Portraits, y Gente
Celebrate 35 Years of Latino/Chicano Arts and Culture!
at Galería de la Raza (12 pm - 6 pm) Galleries
A rare opportunity to experience the evolution of major Chicana/o, Latina/o artists as Galería launches 35TH anniversary season of major exhibitions with Weedee Peepo: Icons, Portraits, y Gente. MORE

ICU Production Presents
Moonstone
at Milk (9 pm - 2 am) Clubs
Featured DJ's include Derrick D, Icewater, MCD and Nytkrawle. MORE

Thursday, April 14, 2005 Show All Events »
Killing My Lobster Presents
The hi/lo Film Festival
a celebration of high concept/low budget films
at Red Vic Movie House (7:15 pm) Film
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Originally organized in 1997 by the San Francisco production company and comedy collective Killing My Lobster the hi/lo film festival has evolved into a major West Coast showcase for independent low-budget film makers. The fest runs in the Haight's historic Red Vic Movie House and Oaklan's pizza & pub Parkway Theater for four nights of shorts, docs, narratives, experimentals and animations. MORE

ElectroCelt presents
The Crystal Method
Jonathan Beech
at Mezzanine (10 pm - 4 am) Music
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For spring 2005 The Crystal Method take to the road to support their new work, the follow-up mix album for the brand the duo have developed that’s dedicated to bringing fans the freshest and most exciting selections in what they love most: break-beat music. MORE

Recruitment Fair
Work Abroad
Be hired on the spot!
at Union Square (11 am - 8 pm) Festivals/Fairs
Alliance Abroad Group and STA Travel are now recruiting for summer 2005 - Paid Positions available in the U.K. Work in a pub, amusement park, hotel or adventure camp. MORE

Toychestra, Emma Zunz
at Hemlock Tavern (10 pm) Music
Toychestra is an all-women musical ensemble that plays toys. Some are actual instruments like toddler sized pianos and xylophones and drums. MORE

Hyim and The Fat Foakland Orchestra CD Release Party
at La Pena Cultural Center (8 pm) Clubs
Hyim, local urban world beat music performer, recording artist, composer and producer will release his new album, "Hyim and The Fat Foakland Orchestra." MORE

Friday, April 15, 2005 Show All Events »
Join the party that's truly out of this world
Yuri's Night: World Space Party & VIP Reception
Music & Dancing by the Space Cowboys: Best DJs on Earth or Mars
at Chabot Space & Science Center (6 pm - 12 midnight) Ball/Gala
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The Bay Area joins 47 parties in 14 countries around the globe to celebrate the first human spaceflight! 44 years ago, Soviet Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin made history with his pioneering flight to the stars. MORE

17th Annual West Portal Fine Arts & Crafts Show
at West Portal Avenue (10 am - 5 pm) Festivals/Fairs
Arts the name of the game as the The 17th annual West Portal Sidewalk Arts and Crafts Show returns to San Francisco. The highly anticipated show takes place along West Portal Avenue, near Sloat and Portola. MORE

Jefrodisiac and Nadine present
Blow-Up
w/ DJ Tommy Sunshine
at Rickshaw Stop (10 pm) Clubs
"Blow-Up" is an Indie-Pop-Disco-Noir nightclub and the most fabulous dance party to ever hit the Bay Area, complete with hot go-go dancers, cutting-edge music, record release give aways from your favorite bands, and all of the trappings that come along with the nightlife. MORE

Fulanis Afrobeat Ensemble
at Last Day Saloon (10 pm) Music
Heavy Heavy Afrobeat w/ 14-piece Afrobeat Ensemble featuring former members of Fela Kuti, Spearhead, Sonny Okosun, + more! MORE

the W I L D L I F E monthly
at 222 Club (10 pm - 2 am) Clubs
DJs luke patrick, ross barringer, & paul smith drop tech-house and nu-skool breaks so raw and animalistic you'll be banging your chest by twelve thirty. MORE

Green
at Mezzanine (9 pm - 4 am) Clubs
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Greensf.com is proud to announce the return of San Francisco's favorite springtime festival, Green. Greensf.com presents the Greenskeepers and DJ Colette. MORE

Saturday, April 16, 2005 Show All Events »
The 38th Annual
Cherry Blossom Festival
at Japantown (11 am - 6 pm) Festivals/Fairs
The Northern California Cherry Blossom Festival now celebrating its 38th year, is one of California's most prominent celebrations of Asian traditions. Each year, over 150,000 people attend this dazzling display showcasing the color and grace of the Japanese culture and the diversity of the Japanese American Community. MORE

Pre-Summer Mega-Event
Sin City - Filmed by MTV - DJ Cyber Joe
Don't resist the temptation
at Wildcard Bar and Grill (10 pm - 3 am) Clubs
Introducing Sin City @ The Grand Opening of WildCard (Formerly known as Ibiza Hotel). Brought to you by DreamScape, Done Deal, and Bliss. AHHH YES!, this party is going after hours and the hotel rooms are available for booking! MORE

Chillin
at Mezzanine (8 pm - 2 am) Fashion
Chillin' 7th Anniversary brings you 60 fashion designers, 60 painters/photographers, and 60 filmmakers. Music by; DJ JOHANSON, Kerowak, DJ Shon, Russell Vargas, Laron, Dirtyhertz, and Dave Madix. MORE

Sound Tribe Sector 9
at The Warfield (8 pm) Music
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This time STS9 returns with a new album, 'ARTiFACT, an ode to preservation and change.' As a collective of musicians and artists, STS9 creates and expresses a musical style that is unique unto itself. MORE

Boyjazz, Frog Eyes, Black Mountain
at Cafe du Nord (8:30 pm) Music
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Boyjazz launches rock and roll into the distant future with huge riffs and howling vocals propelled by unstoppable electronic beats. MORE

Misha Gordin & Ted Gall "Profound Metaphysical Imagery"
conceptual photography and bronze sculpture
at Volakis Gallery (6 pm - 8 pm) Galleries: Opening Reception
In the stillest hours, the most private glances inward, or in the midst of submerging dreams, we catch a glimpse of the world reduced to essential forms and symbols. MORE

Sunday, April 17, 2005 Show All Events »
Australian Dance Theatre presents
Birdbrain
at Marin Center (3 pm) Performance Arts
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Pluck all the tradition from Swan Lake, add rapid techno music and astonishing dance at breakneck speed and the result is Birdbrain, a sharp look at a cultural icon from the renowned Australian Dance Theatre, considered by many as one of the world's most brazen young dance companies. MORE

Live Acoustic Music
Green Beat Songwriters Showcase
at Hotel Utah (7 pm) Music
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Featuring musicians Jennifer Yax and Courtney C. Patty, Dave Armo and Jeff Rolka. MORE

36th Annual California Wildflower Show
at Oakland Museum of California (12 pm - 5 pm) Museums
This year’s show features flowers from the California deserts, a huge area extending from the Mexican border to Owens Valley and from the mountains east of L.A. to the Colorado River and Nevada border. MORE

Monday, April 18, 2005 Show All Events »
Rykarda Parasol's Band
with Brad Brooks
at Make Out Room (9 pm) Music
In the lazy, hazy tradition of fellow salvation shucksters Nick Cave and Siouxie Sioux, singer Rykarda Parasol leads this fourpiece from Frisco, delivering a smoky, gin-tinged salve to soothe the souls of the wicked, like Opal, OP8, and opium combined. MORE

Remastered Exhibition - Reinterpreting the Old Masters' paintings within contemporary culture
Hosted by Diesel USA
at Diesel (10 am - 8 pm) Galleries
Remastered is an exhibition commissioniing over fifty international visual artists to reinterpret Old Masters' paintings by recontextualizing them within contemporary culture. MORE

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