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Music + Nightlife

Music + Nightlife

Party Radar: Memory Carnaval

PARTY RADAR There's lots of parties to get to on this three-day Memorial weekend, none of which we hopefully may remember, except as wisps of...

APART of the scene

Leave it to a rapper to find a name for her show that has, not one, but three layers of meaning. Sat/13, local "smart...

Party Radar: Feisty festies

PARTY RADAR Festivals seem so uncool right now. Those not suffering from Coachella post-partum depression (or simply Coachella fatigue), surely experienced the Fyre Festival rush...

Bursting into color

Sat/6 at Rickshaw Stop, Bay Area audiences will have a chance to hear the sound of an artist’s limitations falling away. Local favorite Meklit,...

Party Radar: Without Borders

PARTY RADAR Young people often ask me, an Ancient One, if living under Trump is what it felt like living under Bush. That's a...

Sax, unleashed

Howard Wiley has earned the right to talk. At age 37, the saxophone prodigy (and drummer) has a cool 25 years of professional gigs...

Synthesizing a legacy

One of the last times that Naut Humon saw Don Buchla was at a festival they both attended. Now Humon has helped plan a festival...

Party Radar: Unbridled! Unabridged!

PARTY RADAR Festivals fly at us by the fistful these days, it seems. Yet local ones like Treasure Island and Outside Lands are still...

Party Radar: Summers of Love

PARTY RADAR Nightlife in San Francisco is descended more from the acid house-drenched 1988 Second Summer of Love in the UK -- brought to our shores...

Party Radar: She’s back!

PARTY RADAR OK, so I'm back after a few months, and I hope you'll still let me guide you through the wild, woozy K-hole...