Stories about Music

‘Girls of the Golden West’: a new opera’s fresh take on the Gold Rush

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

Arts Forecast: Druid Film Fest, San Fransgiving, Amplify Her…

Alcatraz Occupation anniversary, Bay Area Record Fair, post:ballet, SFS Youth Orchestra, and more great upcoming arts events.

Party Radar: A tenth of Honey

SF's most influential gay collective swings a decade. Plus: Djrum, Mozhgan, Colette and Heather, Ron Like Hell, Lumbertwink, more

OPINION: Cannabis is not a threat to our neighborhoods

If we treated bars and nightlife the way some at City Hall want to treat weed outlets, this city would be a much worse place

Arts Forecast: Trans Film Fest, Renegade Craft Fair, Rebirth Brass Band …

David Sedaris, 3rd-i South Asian Film Fest, International Tea Fest, "Mumu," and more upcoming arts picks.

Diana Gameros sings lullabies of Mexico

Heralding a return to her childhood home after 15 years, the local favorite brings family together on new album 'Arrullo.'

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.

Arts Forecast: Dia de los Muertos, Open Studios, Circus Veritas …

... Infinite Wrench, Multiverse, The Bad Plus, Born In Flames, and more fantastic upcoming arts events.

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.

BAY GUARDIAN BEST OF THE BAY 2017: WELCOME!

Our 42nd edition of the Bay Area original! Thousands voted in dozens of categories -- here are the results.