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First Look at 'Burning Man: The Musical'
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First Look at 'Burning Man: The Musical'

"Burning Man: The Musical" will one day be a full-length film feature, but the first five irreverent minutes are available to watch now. Read »

Aug 26, 2015
SF Armory Plans New Music Venue in 2016

SF Armory Plans New Music Venue in 2016

A 4,000 capacity music venue will open inside San Francisco Armory next year. Read »

Aug 26, 2015
Lonely Island Wallpaper Pays Tribute to Bay Area Icons

Lonely Island Wallpaper Pays Tribute to Bay Area Icons

Comedy/music trio The Lonely Island has commissioned wallpaper that pays tribute to vibrant Bay Area icons and... Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Michael Jackson's Chef Shares King of Pop’s Favorite Foods

Michael Jackson's Chef Shares King of Pop’s Favorite Foods

Sweet Bar Bakery in Oakland is celebrating the King of Pop's birthday with his preferred sweet and savory treats. Read »

Aug 25, 2015
E-40 Introduces 40-Ounce Malt Liquor

E-40 Introduces 40-Ounce Malt Liquor

East Bay rap star E-40's latest foray into the world of alcohol comes in the form of a 40-ounce bottle of malt... Read »

Aug 25, 2015
Oakland Named Top West Coast Food City

Oakland Named Top West Coast Food City

Oakland has been named the top West Coast food city in the country by USA Today. Read »

Aug 24, 2015
Janelle Monáe to Speak, Sing Against Police Brutality

Janelle Monáe to Speak, Sing Against Police Brutality

Pop star Janelle Monáe will speak and sing against police brutality at a San Francisco rally this weekend. Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Burning Man Children's Book Looks for Funding

Burning Man Children's Book Looks for Funding

A photography book for children about Burning Man is seeking pledges on Kickstarter. Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Elbo Room Gets Lease Reprieve

Elbo Room Gets Lease Reprieve

Mission District nightclub Elbo Room was expected to shutter in November but has been given an extension on the... Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Robot Butler Starts Work at Silicon Valley Hotel

Robot Butler Starts Work at Silicon Valley Hotel

Aloft Silicon Valley now has a robot butler called Botlr on duty. Read »

Aug 19, 2015
Robin Williams Mini Film Festival Planned

Robin Williams Mini Film Festival Planned

SoMa StrEat Food Park will screen 12 hours of Robin Williams movies on Saturday. Read »

Aug 12, 2015
Jacka Birthday Tribute Planned, Murder Still Unsolved

Jacka Birthday Tribute Planned, Murder Still Unsolved

As a concert tribute to slain Bay Area rapper The Jacka is planned in San Francisco this week, there has still been... Read »

Aug 10, 2015
Cystic Fibrosis Patient's Wish: Meet Taylor Swift

Cystic Fibrosis Patient's Wish: Meet Taylor Swift

Tiffany Rich has two items on her bucket list: get new lungs and meet Taylor Swift. Watch »

Aug 7, 2015
Snoopy Celebrates Birthday

Snoopy Celebrates Birthday

Snoopy is celebrating his birthday. Snoopy's birthday was acknowledged in a strip that ran on Aug. Read »

Aug 10, 2015
Japanese Pop Culture Festival Moves to Fort Mason

Japanese Pop Culture Festival Moves to Fort Mason

This year's J-Pop Summit moves from Japantown to Fort Mason and becomes a ticketed event. Read »

Aug 3, 2015
Margaret Cho Mobilizes Sexual Assault Survivors

Margaret Cho Mobilizes Sexual Assault Survivors

Margaret Cho's new Twitter hashtag #isurviveandTHRIVE is uniting victims of sexual assault. Read »

Jul 31, 2015
Akon Lights Up Africa One Solar Panel at a Time

Akon Lights Up Africa One Solar Panel at a Time

Singer-songwriter Akon noticed a trend during a recent tour of Africa: a lack of electricity. Read »

Aug 4, 2015
Morrissey Says He Was Groped at SFO

Morrissey Says He Was Groped at SFO

The singer Morrissey said he was groped at San Francisco International Airport this week on his way to London, and... Read »

Jul 30, 2015
Susan Sarandon Brings Her Ping Pong Bar to SF

Susan Sarandon Brings Her Ping Pong Bar to SF

Actress Susan Sarandon is a partner in Spin, a ping pong social club opening in San Francisco's SoMa District this... Read »

Jul 23, 2015
'Million Dollar Listing' Spotlights 'Starchitect'

'Million Dollar Listing' Spotlights 'Starchitect'

The latest episode of Bravo's "Million Dollar Listing" dubs local designer Stanley Saitowitz a... Read »

Jul 23, 2015
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