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8/14/2018

  When researcher April Martin Chartrand was an undergrad at San Francisco State, a professor gave her an unlikely assignment: He wanted her to... More»

8/10/2018

It’s a brisk morning as Vanessa Hua strolls through Chinatown’s living room. At least that’s what the East Bay writer... More»

8/9/2018

  Oakland’s Shannon and the Clams bridge musical styles as varied as punk, soul, and doo-wop. Who better, then, to ask for a genre-... More»

8/8/2018

It’s featured Kanye and Kendrick. Sir Paul and Sir Elton. Mumford and all his sons. What Outside Lands... More»

8/3/2018

  How’s this for raising the degree of difficulty on your first feature film? Some of the tensest moments of Searching, the new... More»

7/18/2018

“I’m in touch with my inner kitten,” Sandy Lerner says. “If you want to call me a crazy cat lady, go right ahead.” We’ll... More»

7/13/2018

  Protean. Manic. A force of nature. People have tried to understand Robin Williams’s improvisational genius ever since... More»

7/10/2018

  Last summer, San Francisco practically ODed on celebrations for the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love. This summer, the... More»

7/9/2018

  “Lazy Love,” the lead single off the debut album Sundays from Oakland shoegaze outfit Tanukichan, is like a tropical summer... More»