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Sights and Sounds of 2013

Rounded up the troops for their picks of the year. As soon summer rolled around, Deafheaven took over. The Bay Area band recorded locally in the winter and delivered one … Continue Reading →


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Sweet Victory!

Yo Adrian, we did it!!! Continue Reading →


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Comedy: Kyle Kinane and Pete Holmes at Cobb’s in SF

On a rainy Friday, what’s better than some gin and tonic and comedy? Well, regardless of the order of those two variables, Kyle Kinane and Pete Holmes went together about … Continue Reading →


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Cocktail of the Week: Penultimate

Location: Make Westing, Oakland Date: Wee hours of Sunday, Nov 4th. In the words of Lil Wayne, sorry for the wait! It’s already mid-week and I need to start looking … Continue Reading →


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Cocktail of the Week: 100 Proof Absolut

Location: Oakland/Santa Cruz Date: ALL WEEK  I only had one cocktail this past week (gasp, I know) and that was a Jameson & Ginger. The rest of the alcohol I … Continue Reading →


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Beervana — When it rains, it pours in San Francisco

It was halfway through Lil Wayne’s rendition of “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” that I realized how much torture I had put my body through this “Beervana” trip. Fast … Continue Reading →


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Cocktail of the Week: Sazerac

Location: Louie’s Cajun Kitchen and Bourbon Bar Date: Thursday, October 18  This week’s prize goes to the New Orleans whiskey cocktail, the Sazerac. This was my first drink of the … Continue Reading →