In: Bay & Beyond

The Politics of Gender Package

By Xpress Magazine Staff The Right To Privacy A new debate is occurring which revolves around privacy and self-expression. What is Gender…

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Hotel of a Different Feather

Birgit Soyka, owner of the San Francisco Bird Hotel, kisses Amy, one of the hotel’s guests. Photographs by James Chan  …

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A Yawn Worth Yelling make noise in local scene

Brayden Deskins (right) and Tyler Boyd (left), singers of the band A Yawn Worth Yelling, perform during their Play Pretend EP…

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The Changing Music Marketplace

By Fayola Perry In 2013 Beyoncé released Beyoncé, her fifth solo album on iTunes without prior announcement and it debuted at…

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Fighting for the Spotlight

Iris Contreras and Vivian Flores trade punches at Beautiful Brawlers V in Pacifica. Photos by James Chan   Story by Steven…

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The Plastic In Our Bay and the Scientists Expelling It

Rebecca Sutton, senior scientist at the San Francisco Estuary Institute, holds up a vial of microplastics collected from the San Pablo…

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Laws of the Party

A Treasure Island Music Festival attendee shows their THC pill. Photo by Drake Newkirk By Sean McGrier [dropcap size=”50px”]C[/dropcap]oncertgoers want to…

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Through the Cracks in the Groove

Photo by James Chan By Lupita Uribe [dropcap size=”50px”]W[/dropcap]hen you hear the words “record label,” San Francisco is not the first…

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Technology Hits the Pavement: Electric Skateboards Gain Traction in the Bay Area

Boosted boards are modeled on the floor of Black Diamond Sports in Palo Alto. (Colin Blake/ Xpress)   By Colin Blake…

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The Right to Privacy

By Jordan Lalata On a brisk morning in November, children wearing backpacks almost equal in size to their small bodies clutched…

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Pink or Blue, Who the Hell Cares?

By Jenna Van De Ryt Have you ever heard the saying, “a child’s brain is like a sponge?” The saying goes,…

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What is Gender Fluid?

By Oscar Gutierrez A mirror shows the reflection of Jay Garcia as they get ready for another day of work. Amongst…

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