So, I just got home from the Raincoats show, which was pretty ACE. All-female, SF-based lo-fi outfit Grass Widow opened, and returned to the stage during the encore to join the Raincoats in singing classic songs “Fairytale at the Supermarket” and “Lola.” It was all pretty damn charming.
Moving on to: POSTERS. Posters are one of the most historically political, inherently democratic forms of visual art. In the 1960s and ’70s, the Bay Area was the ultimate hub for the emerging art of serigraphy.