At the San Francisco Opera, composer John Adams and director Peter Sellars foreground the often-overlooked stories of women and people of color.

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Black Coffee, Brown Amy, Sophie, Peggy Gou, Nina Kraviz, Jackmaster, Spanksgiving, Bjork Rave .... and a trip underground to Ginger's!

Party Radar: A tenth of Honey

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Party Radar: Fall drags you in

Powerblouse, Secret Circuit, Phase Fatale, Adriatique, YokoO, Byrel the Great, Exillon, Luminary, The SyntheTigers and more head up some nipply fun.

Party Radar: 23 hot fright fests for Halloween

Creatures of the Night, A Sea of Bubbles, Paranoid London, Screamworks, Azaelia Banks, Stereo Argento, Disco Daddy, and more blood on the dance floor.

Party Radar: Partycopia!

Clark Price, Meklit, ?uestlove, Monolink, Soft Moon, parties for Puerto Rico and fire relief, and so much more this week.

Party Radar: Fundraisers for North Bay fires, Puerto Rico, Mexico

Nightlife, music, arts, and food communities come together to raise funds and collect goods for devastated regions.

Party Radar: Up with Clam

TechnoClam opens up. Plus: RIP DJ Stef, Kenny Dope, Aurora Halal, Frolic, Brazilifyin', Puff, Shortkut, Night of 1000 Divines, more.

Party Radar: Let’s toast fall

Symphony Oktoberfest, Goldie, Hotline, Katya Smirnoff-Skyy, Afrolicious, Front 242, The Magician, and a goodbye party for Bubbles.

All the world’s a party

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