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Calendar, Night&Day The Monster Without

The Monster Without

Attaboy's mind travels places we don't want to go. But that's not to say we don't want to see where he's been. We do. And we can, because Attaboy is an illustrator and artist as well as a teller of…
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Calendar, Night&Day This Art Is Sexiest!

This Art Is Sexiest!

Someone complained about Spy Emerson's art; said it was sexist. This was in Berkeley, Spy is a woman, and the art was at the Saturn Cafe, a vegetarian diner owned by feminists. The cafe asked Emerson to take the art…
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Calendar, Night&Day On Art Marauding

On Art Marauding

Spy Emerson visited the Venice Biennale last year aboard a ramshackle art ship, strewn with all manner of hammered-together junk, as part of the flotilla “The Swimming Cities of Serenissima.” She’s an artist, of course. It was a good idea.…
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Calendar, Night&Day Ché Bello Gatto

Ché Bello Gatto

A knot of fancy, sun-deficient artistes offer a new spectacle; Happy Forever: The Life and Death of an Italian Cat follows a vaguely historical path to and from a fishing village. This thrice-in-one-night production comes via the writing of Spy…
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Calendar, Night&Day Pranks for a Higher Purpose

Pranks for a Higher Purpose

With its Pranks books, RE/Search has long championed those who fire philosophical spitballs at all society holds dear: corporations, social constructs, the hegemony, billboards, robot-machines that don't unleash fireballs, and the existence of a single, sober Santa. Although video scraps…
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News, Feature The Wizard of Ass Has Spoken!

The Wizard of Ass Has Spoken!

It's Wednesday night, which means it's time for the "Ask Dr. Hal Show" at the Odeon, a dive bar in the Mission with walls that are painted black. The place is packed with people mostly in their late 20s and…
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News, Night Crawler Breaking Up in Public Is Hard to Do

Breaking Up in Public Is Hard to Do

M.I. BLUE and KATY BELL are pleased to announce their formal Dumping of Each Other on Sunday, September 22nd at SPANGANGA and you are invited to: SPLITSVILLE! Bring your Ex-Lover! Bring the love songs that make you cry! Bring old…
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Calendar, Night&Day Slacker's Paradise

Slacker's Paradise

The old daily grind getting you down? Still finding yourself a magnet for funny looks and name-calling? Fear not, thy kingdom is at hand. Because tonight the forces of Bob collide in the SubGenius Post-Apocalyptic Devival Tour 2000, which promises,…
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Calendar, Halloween

Slap Shots

On Being a Weirdo Comic artist/illustrator Hal Robins is poking through his room, which is crowded with hundreds of plastic dinosaurs, hunting for another piece of art that might exemplify his style of crosshatching. Cassette tapes are carefully stacked 20…
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