Issue:  Vol. 46 / No. 39 / 29 September 2016


'A Little White Music'
with Varla Jean Merman

"I've always tried not to get involved with politics in my act," says Jeffrey Roberson, who performs under his nom de plumage, Varla Jean Merman, at Oasis next Wednesday through Saturday night. "If you hear me talking politics, its really urgent." (read more)


Celebrate the Grunge Years with Katya Smirnoff-Skyy

Katya Smirnoff Skyy has been an influential and world famous celebrity (in her own mind) ever since she played the Tuesday 3AM show at the Continental Baths in New York City. Skyy taught Bette Midler everything she knows. (read more)

BARchive -
Porn Again History

When the Tea Room Theater (145 Eddy Street) closed earlier this year, I began to wonder how institutions like it came into being. (read more)

On the Tab,
Sept. 29 - Oct. 6, 2016

October's here, with its traditional fall/summer sun and breezy days and cool nights (hopefully). (read more)

Shining Stars -
Folsom Street Fair

The sweltering heat didn't melt the kinky rubber, latex and leather gear among the thousands of attendees at the annual Folsom Street Fair. (read more)

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