Stories about JCCSF

Red-hot but clear-eyed, Flea recounts his youth in ‘Acid for the Children’

Michael “Flea” Balzary told 48 Hills that he credits three things with keeping the fiery Red Hot Chili Peppers together for almost four decades. First, each member of the flamboyant...

Ben Folds illuminates the music biz with ‘Lightning Bugs’

Ben Folds is not your average rockstar, so it’s no surprise that the genre-bending alternative, pop, and classical artist’s autobiography, A Dream About Lightning Bugs, is not your typical...

Arts Forecast: Autumn Lights, Space Visitors, Clarion Alley Block Party …

ARTS FORECAST Next week we release the results of our 42nd Best of the Bay poll (sign up for our newsletter to hear about results first!), and this time of...

Woven through a movement

The arc of the public gay rights movement's history is not very long at all. It's just about the length of one full life, and while Cleve Jones may...