Arts & Entertainment

Arauco in Concert

Posted April 20, 2004 by E. "Doc" Smith

Many years ago I became a big fan of the Peruvian group, Los Colchakis, and later, the guitar duo Strunz and Farah. I may have found yet another group to move me in much the same way. Arauco is a
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It’s Gothic Time In Berkeley

Posted April 18, 2004 by "Buzzin" Lee Hartgrave

Jane Eyre, Rebecca, Gaslight, Dracula, Werewolf, Hound of the Baskervilles and The Mummy. Take bits and pieces of all these gothic myths and you get The Mystery of Irma Vep. It’s a spoof of course. However, the key to it’s
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Kill Bill: Volume II

Posted April 18, 2004 by Sarah Cohen

I do not tolerate violence well and so as you can imagine, I was hesitant to see Kill Bill: Volume I. But after a good and intelligent friend pleaded with me to see it, I built up my intestinal fortitude
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The Charming Hostess Sing Sarajevo Blues

Posted April 13, 2004 by E. "Doc" Smith

Jewlia Eisenberg’s Revolutionary Vocal Ensemble Returns to San FranciscoSome of the cuts from the Charming Hostess’ last CD “Trilectic,” reminded me a bit of Zap Mama/Natasha Atlas/Sabine Kobongo/ and a dash of Ursula Dudziak and Flora Purim thrown in for
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Don’t Miss This: Ray’s Vast Basement, April 15

Posted April 7, 2004 by Dean Preston

Featured Show: Ray’s Vast Basement, April 15, Cafe Du NordRay’s Vast Basement is more than just a band’s name. It’s also the name of a fictional cave located somewhere on the north coast of California. Nearby is the fictional town
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