Seeking the out-of-the-ordinary?

Explore what makes the city diverse and unique.
Unusual lodging, urban hikes, new stimulations for your senses, business not as usual.
Leave the Fisherman's Wharves and Hard Rock Cafes for the masses and enter San Francisco Offbeat.

Neighborhoods Local Recording Artists



Jon O'Bergh

"Songs from Other Planets"

Alien voices and extraterrestrial grooves
Style: cyberjazz / ambient
/ Sci Fi
The Moons of Sarna
Harmonic Vibrations of the Tau


New Release:
"Secret Weapon"
Funk-influenced music
inspired by Prince and MeShell N'degeocello
Style: Alternative R&B

Secret Weapon
Got 2 Get Up

Vienna Teng

A lilting voice reminiscent of Tori Amos;
Evocative lyrics, graceful melodies and
intricate piano arrangements

Los Mocosos

Latin-flavored rock, funk and salsa with gritty,
reality-based lyrics -- from S.F.'s Mission District

The Castro
Gay sensibility from tasteful to tawdry

The Haight
Funky and hip, with a bit of an edge
The Marina
From yachters to surfers, the lure of the bay

The Mission
Center of the city's vibrant Latino community


North Beach
Where traditional and modern cultures blend


Pacific Heights
Classy and chic Victorian neighborhood

Epicenter of the Bohemian and avant-garden scene
Hayes Valley
The playground for the cultured crowd

Urban Explorations
Urban hikes and walks for the adventurous


Other Information


Updated 9/19/04