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Culture, The Exhibitionist Ezra Croft Wants You to Come Get Your Bill Murray On

Ezra Croft Wants You to Come Get Your Bill Murray On

A 39-year-old Bed, Bath & Beyond employee is asking strangers to make paintings of Bill Murray. It may sound like a headline from the reject pile of The Onion, but Ezra Croft means business. He would also like you…
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Music, All Shook Down Non Stop Bhangra Residents on Celebrating Cultural Sounds and How to Let Loose on the Dancefloor

Non Stop Bhangra Residents on Celebrating Cultural Sounds and How to Let Loose on the Dancefloor

As one of the most unique and diverse experiences in the Bay Area for 12 years running, Non Stop Bhangra is a night where people of various backgrounds and ethnicities can come together to celebrate, dance, and learn about…
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Music, All Shook Down The Diacritic Collective on Their Organic Origins, Making People Groove, and House Party Aesthetic

The Diacritic Collective on Their Organic Origins, Making People Groove, and House Party Aesthetic

While it’s fun to spend a night out in a club incoherently bonding with your friends while taking multiple shots of mystery elixirs, sometimes the best nights consist of a few good drinks with friends sharing records in a…
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Music, All Shook Down Label Boss, Producer, and DJ Jimpster on His Jazz-Influenced Childhood and The Fluctuating Definition of Deep House

Label Boss, Producer, and DJ Jimpster on His Jazz-Influenced Childhood and The Fluctuating Definition of Deep House

While producer and DJ Jimpster has been a purveyor of deep house for the past 20-plus years, he still has a quest he has yet to fulfill: how to make the perfect house track. Growing up in a household…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Function, Heiko Laux, Tony Humphries and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Function, Heiko Laux, Tony Humphries and More

As You Like It presents Function, Kangding Ray, and Mike Servito at Public Works, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Friday, Nov. 13. $20-$25; publicsf.com The most important, influential, and groundbreaking techno act of the past 20 years was Sandwell District, a production…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Seth Troxler, Convextion, Honey Soundsystem, and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Seth Troxler, Convextion, Honey Soundsystem, and More

It's that time of year again: Halloween. The holiday is one of the best (or worst, depending on your perspective) times to party in San Francisco. Since the 31st falls on a Saturday this year, that means you have a…
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Music, All Shook Down Britain's Cassy on Singing, Parenting, DJing, and Staying True To Yourself

Britain's Cassy on Singing, Parenting, DJing, and Staying True To Yourself

Cassy, born Catherine Britton, is a British DJ and producer, affiliated with tastemaking German record label Perlon. She's known for her sleek, long-form DJ sets made up of the world's finest minimal techno and deep house. It's been some time since…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Peverelist & Kowton, Classixx, Adriatique and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Peverelist & Kowton, Classixx, Adriatique and More

Parameter presents Peverelist and Kowton (all night long) at F8, 10 p.m.-4 a.m. Friday, Oct. 23. $15-$20; feightsf.com I've long championed "bass music" in this column. I know, I know — it's a terrible, non-descriptive genre name. By "bass music,"…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: The Lab's 24-Hour Telethon, DJ Harvey, Kim Ann Foxman and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: The Lab's 24-Hour Telethon, DJ Harvey, Kim Ann Foxman and More

The Lab's 24-Hour Telethon featuring Mark Fell, Peaches Christ, and many more at The Lab, 12 a.m. Fri. Oct. 16-12 a.m. Sat. Oct 17. $65 gen. adm., $50 for members; or by donation. thelab.org San Francisco's not what it used…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Todd Terje, Mumdance, Hercules & Love Affair and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Todd Terje, Mumdance, Hercules & Love Affair and More

DJ Dials presents 1015 Superparty with Todd Terje and Thundercat at 1015 Folsom, 10 p.m.-3 a.m. Friday, Oct. 9. $40 at the door; 1015.com Will Todd Terje conquer the world? It seems within the realm of possibility, for one reason:…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Michael Mayer, Regis, Paranoid London and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Michael Mayer, Regis, Paranoid London and More

As You Like It 5-Year Anniversary with Michael Mayer, DBX, John Tejada, and Giegling at Public Works, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 3. $20-$25; publicsf.com In 2010, As You Like It threw its first party — an underground, word-of-mouth affair…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Pearson Sound, Prosumer, Front 242, and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Pearson Sound, Prosumer, Front 242, and More

Parameter presents Pearson Sound (Extended Set) at F8, 10 p.m.-4 a.m. Friday, Sept. 25. $18-$20; feightsf.com The history of electronic music moves in fits and spurts. Paradigm shift theory — in which entire worldviews are subsumed and laid to rest…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Lindstrøm, Dusky, Octave One and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Lindstrøm, Dusky, Octave One and More

Gun Club presents Lindstrøm, Optimo, and Joakim at Mezzanine, 9 p.m.-3 a.m. Friday, Sept. 18. $20-$25; mezzaninesf.com America has a complicated relationship with disco. The genre is as American as apple pie, but was also born in nightclubs and embraced…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: SF Electronic Music Festival, Rodriguez Jr., Ron Morelli and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: SF Electronic Music Festival, Rodriguez Jr., Ron Morelli and More

The San Francisco Electronic Music Festival at Kanbar Forum and Brava Theater Center, 8 p.m.-12 a.m. Thurs.-Sun. Sept. 10-13. $16-$25; sfemf.org Let's just get this out of the way — this is a party column and the San Francisco Electronic…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Jack J, Appleblim, David August, and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Jack J, Appleblim, David August, and More

Play It Cool featuring Jack J (Pender Street Steppers) at The Basement, 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 29. $10-$15; thebasementsf.com It takes guts to play Steely Dan in a DJ set and make it work. Scene: The interior of a…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Joy Orbison, Evian Christ, Bobby B and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Joy Orbison, Evian Christ, Bobby B and More

As You Like It presents Joy Orbison and Ben UFO back-to-back with Blondes at Public Works, 9 p.m.-4 a.m. Friday, Aug. 21. $20-$25; publicsf.com  Ben UFO is no stranger to this column. He's been featured before, and he'll likely be…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: DJ Pierre and Roy Davis Jr., Wolf + Lamb, White Visitation and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: DJ Pierre and Roy Davis Jr., Wolf + Lamb, White Visitation and More

Mighty presents DJ Pierre and Roy Davis Jr. back-to-back at Mighty, 10 p.m.-4 a.m. Friday, Aug. 7. $15-$20; mighty119.com The history of electronic music is littered with singular decisions that have had long-lasting repercussions. For example, what if Roland, the…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Om Unit, Rabit, Fort Romeau, and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Om Unit, Rabit, Fort Romeau, and More

Stamina Sundays presents Om Unit at F8, 10 p.m.-3 a.m. Sunday, July 26. Free; feightsf.com Drum & bass was, for a moment, a trademark San Francisco sound. Beginning in the mid-'90s, the rapid, hyper-kinetic sound rippled through the Bay Area…
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Dining, SFoodie Wear Your Finest Survivalist Tux to This Vegetarian-Vegan Fest

Wear Your Finest Survivalist Tux to This Vegetarian-Vegan Fest

Are you concerned about environmental degradation, the corporatization of the commonweal, and the impossibility of sustainable agricultural practices in a world of 7.2 billion hungry humans? If so, there is an event at Public Works on Sunday, July 26…
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Music, All Shook Down The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Danny Daze, Carlos Souffront, Pinch, and More

The Top 5 Parties in San Francisco This Weekend: Danny Daze, Carlos Souffront, Pinch, and More

Public Works presents Danny Daze & Detroit Swindle at Public Works, 9:30 p.m.-3:30 a.m. Friday, July 10. $16-$20; publicsf.com When it comes to electronic music, Miami never gets the credit it deserves. Detroit, Chicago, and New York get all the…
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