Stories about Lights Down Low

SF nightlife comes together for Orlando

Beer busts, drag shows, underground techno, Latin flavor and more raise funds and celebrate the victims' lives.

Party Radar: Super Bowl Survival Edition

Throw on your sequined shoulder pads and score a few nightlife homeruns at these non-Super Bowl parties.
New Year's Day Parties: 48 Hills Party Radar

Comedowns are for losers: New Year’s Day parties 2016

Ditch the amateurs. Here are our annual picks for the true party champions among us.  By Marke B.   PARTY RADAR Once more unto the breech,...

PARTY RADAR: Drag Queens on Ice, Avalon Emerson, Wonderfull, Krampussy, Fleetwood Macrame…

Choice dance floor and nightlife affairs, Thu/10-Sat/12.  PARTY RADAR Hello, Frosty! I'm popping in here briefly to deliver some dance floor dish -- there are sooooo...

Five great things to do this weekend

From flamenco fireworks and a 40-part motet to Addams Family Values and a very human Kindness... By Marke B.  >>> THEATRE FLAMENCO'S AD LIBITUM: OR HOW...
48 Hills: Folsom Parties 2015

Quick ‘n dirty guide to this year’s Folsom parties

Here piggy, piggies: The trough overfloweth with art openings, film screenings, late-night dancing, and daylight naughtiness. Plus: Some other parties!   By Marke B. PARTY RADAR OK,...

BIG WEEK: What to do Sept. 2-8, 2015

Freedomland, Juanita More's birthday, Total Freedom, Dub Mission's 19th anniversary, Hiero Day and animated Kahlil Gibran fill the Burner void.  By Caitlin Donohue BIG WEEK I am...
48 Hills Party Radar

PARTY RADAR: Francesca Lombardo, Kafana Balkan, Maxxi Soundsystem, Dickslap, Steam, more

Choice dance floor and nightlife affairs -- plus a little after-hours gossip -- for Thu/27-Sun/30. By Marke B. PARTY RADAR First things first: Party Radar is going on a...

PARTY RADAR: Evian Christ, Mz 007, The Gathering, Pangaea, Chez Damier, more

Choice nightlife and dance floor affairs -- plus a little sexy gossip -- Aug. 20-23, 2015.   By Marke B. Three things everyone's talking about this...

PARTY RADAR: Lil Miss Hot Mess, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Big Deck, Timo Maas, Meklit, more

Choice dance floor and nightlife affairs, Thu/13-Sun/16. Plus: recent local releases that got us bouncin'. By Marke B.  PARTY RADAR There is so much new music coming out...