Arts & Entertainment

Carlos Santana

Feature: Carlos Santana

by Steve Heilig In the past decade, it was quite possible for virtually any Marinite to have lunch with one of modern music’s biggest legends—Carlos...
So Tom Buchanan and Batman walk into a palace ...

Talking Pictures: God save the king

by David Templeton “It’s too early to drink a regular cocktail,” announces Christian Kingery, a big, ice-tinkling glass in one hand, “so we’ve been drinking screwdrivers instead....
The first season of 'True Detective' was shot entirely on film.

Video: A year’s review of releases

by Richard Gould A great year for movies and a tough one to narrow down to top ten. Herewith a list that neglects some terrific...
That TV Guy

That TV Guy

by Rick Polito FRIDAY, JAN. 2 X-Men Origins: Wolverine It turns out his super powers do not include carrying a movie on his own. (2009) FX. 8pm. Al...
Cheer on the cheap Pacific Sun

Music: Cheer on the cheap

by Greg CahillLast week, I offered a list of big-ticket items—big box sets and pricey coffee-table books—that might make great gifts. But there’s no...
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

That TV Guy 12/5 – 12/11

by Rick Polito Friday, Dec. 5 Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever Apparently the grumpy cat has a better agent than the Sneezing Panda and the Dramatic...
Trivia Cafe - 12-5

Trivia 12/5

1. What city in Monterey County claims to be the “Garlic Capital of the World”?2. Are penguins warm or cold-blooded animals?3. The answer to...

Theater: A ‘Total’ Hit

by Charles BrousseIf a blend of Monte Python and Saturday Night Live, punctuated by a bloody tongue-in-cheek nod to The Sopranos in the closing...
Marin Theater 12-14

Theater: Twofer One

by Charles BrousseTo celebrate the holidays and generate a little extra cash from performance spaces that otherwise would remain dark, theater companies often schedule special...

Music: Love me two times

by Greg CahillOne of the hallmarks of the modern world is the rise of retro culture—the fashionable AMC hit series Mad Men helped fuel millennials’...