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"The Breakfast Club" Coming to Bay Area Theaters for 30th Anniversary

John Hughes' 1985 film The Breakfast Club will screen in Bay Area theaters for two days in March to celebrate the 30th anniversary. Read »

Feb 17, 2015

"Fifty Shades of Grey" Distracts Sacramento Drivers

Opening weekend for the film "Fifty Shades of Grey" included some unwilling viewers. Watch »

Feb 17, 2015
Trailer Park Boys Stop at Oakland's Paramount Theatre

Trailer Park Boys Stop at Oakland's Paramount Theatre

Trailer Park Boys will bring their Still Drunk, High & Unemployed Tour to Oakland's Paramount Theatre on... Read »

Feb 16, 2015
Oakland Musician Wins NPR Tiny Desk Contest

Oakland Musician Wins NPR Tiny Desk Contest

An Oakland musician whose soulful blues-y twang beat out 7,000 other video entries took home the unprecedented title... Read »

Feb 12, 2015
Oakland Child Trafficking Epidemic Inspires Play

Oakland Child Trafficking Epidemic Inspires Play

Playwright Tracie Collins has been inspired by Oakland's child prostitution problem to create a stage show called... Read »

Feb 10, 2015

2015 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am

Photos: 2015 AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am View »

Feb 13, 2015
New Music Video of Slain Rapper Emerges

New Music Video of Slain Rapper Emerges

A new music video featuring slain Bay Area rapper The Jacka and frequent collaborative partner Freeway has been... Read »

Feb 10, 2015
Andy Samberg: From Bay Area to

Andy Samberg: From Bay Area to "SNL"

Berkeley Unified School District spokesman Mark Coplan says when Andy Samberg was a teenager, he and his other... Read »

Feb 12, 2015
Famous Pianist Plays Free Concert in Hospital Lobby

Famous Pianist Plays Free Concert in Hospital Lobby

Katya Grineva, a romantic pianist who regularly plays at Carnegie Hall, will give a free performance at San Jose's... Read »

Feb 9, 2015
E-40, Too $hort to Headline SAP Center

E-40, Too $hort to Headline SAP Center

Bay Area rappers E-40 and Too $hort will be headline performers at the Krush Groove show at San Jose's SAP Center on... Read »

Feb 9, 2015

"Better Off Dead" Live Reading Set For SF Sketchfest

Savage Dynamite—could be a one hit wonder from MTV’s video heyday, but actually it’s the union of two teen comedy... Read »

Feb 3, 2015
Single-Day BottleRock Tickets Set to Go On Sale

Single-Day BottleRock Tickets Set to Go On Sale

General admission single-day tickets for the third annual BottleRock Music Festival music, food, wine and brew... Read »

Jan 27, 2015
Grateful Dead Announces

Grateful Dead Announces "Last-Ever" Performance

The four living members of the Grateful Dead have announced plans for a celebratory performance at Soldier Field for... Read »

Jan 16, 2015
Burning Man Pre-Sale Tickets Available... For $800

Burning Man Pre-Sale Tickets Available... For $800

A limited amount of Burning Man pre-sale tickets are on sale this week. Read »

Jan 16, 2015
Club Suspended After Chris Brown Concert Shooting

Club Suspended After Chris Brown Concert Shooting

San Jose police have suspended the license of the nightclub where five people were shot while Chris Brown performed... Watch »

Jan 16, 2015
Jefferson Airplane Manager Dead at 70

Jefferson Airplane Manager Dead at 70

Bill Thompson first managed Jefferson Airplane in 1968, and was responsible for securing the legendary 20-room... Read »

Jan 14, 2015
Dave Matthews Band Coming to Shoreline

Dave Matthews Band Coming to Shoreline

Dave Matthews Band will be making a stop in the Bay Area this fall. Read »

Jan 13, 2015

"Batkid Begins" Doc Lures Famous Poster Artist Out of Retirement

The same artist behind classic movie posters for more than 150 films, including the Star Wars and Indiana Jones... Read »

Jan 9, 2015
Bay Area Movie Theaters to Show

Bay Area Movie Theaters to Show "The Interview"

At least one Bay Area movie theater will be showing "The Interview" when it begins its limited theatrical... Watch »

Dec 23, 2014
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