Dirty Rotten Imbeciles Come to Lost On Main

Any self-respecting punker or metalhead needs no introduction to the mythic mosh warriors whose iconic mascot of a slam dancing stick figure adorns our front cover this week.

Outside Lands

This year marked the seventh year of this bay area event, which has grown at a steady rate to host over 180,000 festival-goers.

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The Sound of One Hand Clapping

Can there be such a thing as a crimeless victim? If the person who causes the suffering of another is obliviously acting in a way they perceive to be normal, are they truly a transgressor?

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Dr. Mindflip

Over the last year or two I have gravitated away from the orbit of traditional copyright-protected art and culture so completely that I feel it is my duty to invite y’all to this celebration of unbridled buffoonery and liberty.

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The B Word, Part 1

Typically, the first budget suggestion/commandment is “Spend less than you earn.” It’s good advice, but occasionally it’s mathematically impossible.

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Risen 3: The Titan Lords

Although initially somewhat frustrating, the combat system of Risen 3 won me over for a while. Eventually, however, I discovered that certain skills are left with a paucity of good items

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Dirty Rotten Imbeciles Come to Lost On Main

Any self-respecting punker or metalhead needs no introduction to the mythic mosh warriors whose iconic mascot of a slam dancing stick figure adorns our front cover this week.

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Best Bets 8/18/14-8/24/14

Monday, August 18th CLOUDS ON STRINGS, CHEMICAL CLOCK 1078 GALLERY Chico’s crazy-amazing progressive rock band Clouds On Strings does not play very often anymore, but if they’re not enough of a reason to enjoy a late Monday night, Seattle’s Chemical Clock should convince you. They’ve been called “post-everything avant fusion”: you might be reminded of […]

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New & Exciting Events 8/18/14-8/24/14

18 Monday 1078 Gallery: Clouds On Strings, Chemical Clock, Avant Groove. $5, 7:30pm 19 Tuesday Sierra Nevada Big Room: Laurie Morvan Band. $20, 7:30pm 20 Wednesday Lost On Main: D.R.I., Angerhead, We The Persons, Fight Music, The Oisters. 7pm Maltese: Wanderers And Wolves, La Fin Absolute Monde, Shadow Limb, Bogart The Monster. $5, 8:30pm 21 […]

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Research And Its Obstacles, Pt. 1

Now, why on Earth had he locked himself out of this room?

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Platycat

If anyone mutters “It was just a cat” within earshot during that time, I won’t be responsible for what happens next.

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Outside Lands

This year marked the seventh year of this bay area event, which has grown at a steady rate to host over 180,000 festival-goers.

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Supertime

Art by Logan Kruidenier logankruidenier.tumblr.com

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Horoscopes 8/18/14-8/24/14

Aries This week wraps up party time and leads you to a place where one needs to work with others toward a common good. You are currently seeking a deeper purpose. You are hoping to be the person who makes a difference. Be aware of the needs of others. Smile because it’s good for you. […]

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Stigma

Some mental patients become slovens, some become actors, some politicians.

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Daddy-O

It’s my dad’s birthday today, and he’s on my mind more than usual.

The Best Show of the Year—Guaranteed

The best show of the year will change your life in ways you cannot even begin to imagine.

Pageant Play

It should be too sad to watch, but it’s actually pretty funny… Like a train wreck full of funny clowns, and all the clowns just keep piling out of the wrecked train like so much Mountain Dew and Red Bull being vomited out by an overly made-up four-year-old

Prison Architect’s Alpha

Prison Architect has gotten some flak for being “irresponsible” and “trivializing” the issue of the prison industrial complex, but really, I couldn’t disagree more.

Treasures Inside

A bidder’s baby wails, singing out in pre-linguistic despair at the human condition, or else maybe because it has gas. The Indian boy is leaned up against a stucco wall, in a world of his own.

Best Bets 8/11/14-8/17/14

Tuesday, August 12th THE WESTERLIES (NY) 1078 GALLERY New York-based 4-piece brass quartet, whaaaat? The original music coming out through […]

New & Exciting Events 8/11/14-8/17/14

12 Tuesday 1078 Gallery: The Westerlies, Pull String Trio. $5, 7:30pm Sierra Nevada Big Room: Della Mae. $20, 7:30pm 14 […]

How To Have A Revolution

Spending our money is the most powerful political act in our lives.

Overbearing Lady-Bullies

Last week I put forth a lot of effort in trying to articulate in 500 words my feelings on street harassment and the frustrations I feel about the subject.

Kendra McKinley Plays 1078 August 16th

Kendra McKinley’s of a different caliber. I mean, she actually graduated from college!

Supertime

Art by Logan Kruidenier logankruidenier.tumblr.com

Hobbes

A few weeks ago my son got a kitten from some guy at the Farmers’ Market, and I figured it was fate.