Upper Playground

Where
1661 Tennessee St, San Francisco , CA
Call
(415) 252-0144
Web
Upper Playground Website
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Upper Playground and the record store Persimmon exist in the same space, mixing music and skate/street wear in an effectively uptempo yet chill way. Their dedication to local artists and skaters is impressive: not only is there an Upper Playground skate team, but the second room of the store is an all-local art gallery. Featured artists on their clothing design include Damon Soule, Dale Dreiling, Ricky Powell, Gregory, Sam Flores, and Dave Kinsey. It's a cool and easy place to lose a few sunny afternoon hours.

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    A Playground in the Haight
    12/31/2004 by Jialin Luh

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  • Music Makes Fashion

    12/01/2003 by grace chen

    Video killed the radio star. If so, then fashion can make both the radio and video stars. The Village People and Marilyn Manson would hardly be the same without their respective headdress or latex sui...  More »

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