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Oakland Grammy winner Fantastic Negrito’s new album  is “Please Don’t Be Dead.”  (Courtesy Alberto Bravo)

Fantastic Negrito fights for survival, equality

On his Grammy-winning 2016 debut album, “The Last Days of Oakland,” Fantastic…

 

LANY frontman Paul Klein's appeal is undeniable; the band is at the Fillmore for two sold-out shows Oct.

LANY brings catchy pop, high fashion to Fillmore

Los Angeles-based dream pop trio LANY has bona fide glamour. It’s in…

 

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Violent holiday weekend in SF leaves four men injured

Three shootings and a stabbing in the Mission, Bayview Hunters Point and…

 

Archbishop F. W. King addresses the media during a rally in support and celebration of St. John Coltrane Church in the Fillmore District of San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, March 1, 2016. The church recently received a 60 day extension after facing a looming eviction. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Coltrane Church given 60-day reprieve from eviction

For the embattled Coltrane Church, the love is indeed supreme. The Saint…

Archbishop F. W. King addresses the media during a rally in support and celebration of St. John Coltrane Church in the Fillmore District of San Francisco, Calif. Tuesday, March 1, 2016. The church recently received a 60 day extension after facing a looming eviction. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)
Archbishop Franzo King D.D. stands in front of the Saint John Coltrane African Orthodox Church in the Fillmore District on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner

Fillmore’s St. John Coltrane Church faces last notes

A proposal to allow the Fillmore Auditorium to add a large vertical…

Archbishop Franzo King D.D. stands in front of the Saint John Coltrane African Orthodox Church in the Fillmore District on Wednesday, February 10, 2016. (Ekevara Kitpowsong/ Special to S.F. Examiner

Man fatally wounded near Fillmore McDonald’s

A man was fatally wounded near the McDonald’s in the Fillmore on…

Four injured in separate shootings in SF since New Year’s Eve

San Francisco has experienced four separate shootings since New Year’s Eve, police…

Riders on the Magic Bus take a virtual, and real, tour to San Francisco in the 1960s. (Courtesy photo)

Feelin’ groovy on the time-traveling Magic Bus

What a day for a daydream, indeed. The Magic Bus takes off…

Riders on the Magic Bus take a virtual, and real, tour to San Francisco in the 1960s. (Courtesy photo)
Fillmore Street on Friday, June 26, 2015. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)

Housing potential increasing along Fillmore and Divisadero streets

Amid San Francisco’s housing crisis, there are ribbon cuttings when long awaited…

Fillmore Street on Friday, June 26, 2015. (Michael Ares/Special to the S.F. Examiner)
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is applauded by US Conference of Mayors President, Sacramento, Calif. Mayor Kevin Johnson, left, and Conference Vice President, Baltimore Mayor  Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Saturday June 20, 2015, at the U.S. Conference of Mayors 83rd Annual Meeting in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Mathew Sumner)

Hillary Clinton decries nation’s racism in SF speech

In the wake of the Charleston, S.C. shooting, which left nine dead,…

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Rodham Clinton is applauded by US Conference of Mayors President, Sacramento, Calif. Mayor Kevin Johnson, left, and Conference Vice President, Baltimore Mayor  Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, Saturday June 20, 2015, at the U.S. Conference of Mayors 83rd Annual Meeting in San Francisco. (AP Photo/Mathew Sumner)
Mike Koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerAn artist created a mural at 4049 24th St. called “Shop Small” in honor of Small Business Saturday

SF neighborhoods ready to show off for Small Business Saturday

If the mega-consumer shopping bonanza known as Black Friday is just too…

Mike Koozmin/The S.f. ExaminerAn artist created a mural at 4049 24th St. called “Shop Small” in honor of Small Business Saturday

15-year-old boy injured in shooting in the Fillmore area

A 15-year-old boy was injured in a shooting in the Fillmore area…

Fillmore check-cashing business robbed at gunpoint

A check-cashing business was robbed at gunpoint in the Fillmore district Friday,…

Courtesy photoOpen-water swimmer Jamie Patrick is preparing to try and swim 75 uninterrupted miles across Lake Michigan later this summer.

SF boxer Mayfield puts unbeaten record on the line

Karim Mayfield, on what turned out to be the finest night of…

Courtesy photoOpen-water swimmer Jamie Patrick is preparing to try and swim 75 uninterrupted miles across Lake Michigan later this summer.

Man stabbed after argument at pool hall in the Fillmore

A man got more than a scratch when a pool game went…

Three men wounded in shooting in Fillmore neighborhood

Three men were wounded in a shooting in the Fillmore neighborhood on…

Mike  koozmin/S.f. Examiner file photoCar thefts in The City jumped from 5

Woman injured in Western Addition drive-by shooting

A 25-year-old woman was wounded in a drive-by shooting Wednesday afternoon in…

Mike  koozmin/S.f. Examiner file photoCar thefts in The City jumped from 5
Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe Marcus Bookstore building was moved to avoid the razing of the Fillmore District. Now the family that owns the building may lose it because of a bankruptcy.

Marcus Books on the brink of closure

A bad move on a loan at the height of the boom,…

Mike Koozmin/The S.F. ExaminerThe Marcus Bookstore building was moved to avoid the razing of the Fillmore District. Now the family that owns the building may lose it because of a bankruptcy.
Courtesy PhotoWorld Champ DJ Qbert will improvise with Jazz Mafia Symphony Saturday night at the Fillmore.

DJ Qbert joins Jazz Mafia at Fillmore

Two quintessentially American art forms — jazz and turntablism — collide at…

Courtesy PhotoWorld Champ DJ Qbert will improvise with Jazz Mafia Symphony Saturday night at the Fillmore.
Courtesy PhotoVancouver rockers: Brian King

Loud, earnest and full of life, Japandroids will aim to please at Fillmore show

You know the theory that says an infinite number of monkeys with…

Courtesy PhotoVancouver rockers: Brian King