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Metro Issue: Jun 15–Jun 21, 2018

Metro Cover Story Photo: Bars and Clubs Guide 2011

Bars and Clubs Guide 2011

Metro's annual roundup of the local nightlife scene; plus 'B&C Confidential: Private Spaces and Public Places' and 'Tales from the Club.'

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The Fly: District 10 Cattle Call

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Harry Mavrogenes, Claude Fletcher  and Rob Davis are among the slew of candidates eyeing a run for Nancy Pyle's termed-out seat.

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Trash Art

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At GreenWaste's San Jose facility, which boasts the nation's highest recovery rate among such facilities, garbage is a dirty word.

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Silicon Alleys: Take a Dive

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The author recalls the seedier side of the bar scene along South Bascom in San Jose.

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Mickey Avalon

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Where does rapper-turned-glam star Mickey Avalon draw the line between autobiography and self-parody? He plays the Avalon on Sunday, June 19.

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Corpus Callosum

Corpus Callosum are taking their investment in the local scene to another level with a series of shows at Anno Domini.

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Accordion Man

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Jason Webley brings his hyperkinetic musical powers to Anno Domini this Sunday.

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Iranian Beat

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Spurned at home, musicians Kayhan Kalhor and Pezhham Akhavass keep Persian music tradition alive and well on June 18 at Cubberley Auditorium in Palo Alto.

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Twee of Life

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Director Mike Mills pushes audience boundaries just a little in 'Beginners,' but the cute terrier signals his real intentions.

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E.T. Film Home

J.J. Abrams' 'Super 8' is a decent period-piece sci-fi flick until Steven Spielberg covers it in sentiment and schmaltz.

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Review: El Huipil

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El Huipil, a family-owned restaurant, offers modestly priced Mexican specials with authentic tastes. One brother mans the counter while the other is in the kitchen.

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