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History of the Dead A photographer's view of the unwanted graveyard under the Palace of the Legion of Honor October 08, 1997

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In Heaven There Is No Beer

When Polkacide plays live, punks, hippie chicks, and grandparents alike drink way too much beer, polka terribly, and go home with mad grins stamped on their faces. The band -- a San Francisco institution for 13 years -- bastardizes both…
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Black Kali Ma Named after the Hindu goddess of destruction, Black Kali Ma mines and melds elements from every stage of frontman Gary Floyd's career. Chunky queer punker Floyd moved the Austin-based Dicks to San Francisco back at the beginning…
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Boys Will Be Boyz

If you ask Matt Wobensmith, punk is dead. Five years ago the 27-year-old San Franciscan founded the zine and record label Outpunk to document queercore, an at-that-point little-known genre of furious three-chord rock played by people who happened to be…
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Larry Yung: Master of Incongruity

The Jetsons zipping through a classical Chinese landscape? A geisha posed to hurl a curveball at a baseball-bat wielding samurai warrior? Pez dispensers sporting not Popeye but Mao. Bay Area-born and Sunset-bred artist Larry Yung calls it "Chinois Pop." "I…
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History of the Dead

Museums are usually thought of as places where history is preserved and the past -- or at least the past chosen by the museum curator -- is displayed and explained. But sometimes the museum's role within history is revealed, and…
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Cop Stop?

Willie Brown's victory in the first round of the mayor's race appears to have had a remarkable effect on Frank Jordan's political consciousness. Just nine days after the election results were posted, Mayor Jordan intervened in the long-running saga of…
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  • clipping at Brava Theater Sept. 11
    Sub Pop recording artists 'clipping.' brought their brand of noise-driven experimental hip hop to the closing night of 2016's San Francisco Electronic Music Fest this past Sunday. The packed Brava Theater hosted an initially seated crowd that ended the night jumping and dancing against the front of the stage. The trio performed a set focused on their recently released Sci-Fi Horror concept album, 'Splendor & Misery', then delved into their dancier and more aggressive back catalogue, and recent single 'Wriggle'. Opening performances included local experimental electronic duo 'Tujurikkuja' and computer music artist 'Madalyn Merkey.'"

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