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La Chica Boom explodes herself (almost)

Multimedia artist brings raw, transformative retrospective to Galeria de la Raza -- hot sauce strap-ons included.  By Caitlin Donohue ART LOOKS Xandra Ibarra, a.k.a. Bay Area multimedia artist La...

BIG WEEK: Reggaefest, Night Light, National Ice Cream Day, MEX I AM, AC/DShe

Plus: Milk Gayla, Playwrights Festival, Cold Cave, Tenderloin Museum, Art of Rap fest, more: What to do this week, July 14-20, 2015 By Marke B.  Editor's...

Art Looks: Hardcore Cronenberg, Beast Crawl, Monster Drawing Rally, ‘Making a Scene,’ Symphony at Pier 27…

Colorful arts and culture events and happenings of note this week, July 8-13. By Marke B.  ART LOOKS After a too-long absence (about 10 years), Burning Man...

PARTY RADAR: Soulstice, Big Momma, Dimitri from Paris, Kafana Balkan, Turkish Divas, more

Choice nightlife and dance floor affairs, Fri/19-Sun/21 By Marke B.  PARTY RADAR Sooooo, Cafe Du Nord reopened after a too-long absence on Wednesday, and although I just got...

National Queer Arts Festival in full, fabulous swing

Monthlong, immersive celebration of queer expression takes on cholo culture, punk outbursts, hot comics, high-wire acts, #queerfails, hanky code twists, more  By Marke B. ART LOOKS...

Bang a drum out loud: Two Spirit Powwow comes to Cow Palace

Huge celebration Sat/7 includes music, dance, art vendors, networking -- and, of course, yummy frybread.  By Marke B.  FEBRUARY 3, 2015 -- One of my favorite...

Tom’s Town: Support for sex workers and ending the War on Drugs

By Tom Temprano This week SF Weekly ran a cover story on now defunct sex-worker serving organization Solace SF. The gist of the story is...

Cat’s list: Yoga, young queens, and bhangra

By Caitlin Donohue Women’s Building donation yoga A restorative Hatha yoga flow class that is financially accessible to all takes place once a week at...

TEN THINGS for a busy weekend

By Caitlin Donohue SATURDAY JANUARY 4 Vintage Paper Fair Replenish your supply of printed beauty. This traveling expo of antique ads, postcards, pin-ups, publications, and more...