Days of Yorn • Pete Yorn on Cycles and Changes

There seemed to be a time where you couldn’t turn a corner without hearing Pete Yorn’s “Life on a Chain.” The indie soft-rocker’s known for songs that feel nearly synonymous with the early 2000s mainstream pop-rock world—chugging, bright guitar chords, rock drums, a slight Vedder-esque drawl, haloed with an array…

Quad Crusher Uphill Race at Sugar Bowl • March 9, 2019

Show your quads what you’re made of at the third annual Quad Crusher, NorCal’s premier uphill event, at the Sugar Bowl ski resort on Saturday, March 9. The course will cover all four of the resort’s peaks, and there are tier levels of Elite, Team and Citizen. Tickets are $75–$90…

Trivia Nights in Sacramento: A Complete List

I’m a big fan of trivia. I’ve even started listening to a trivia podcast, but that’s another story. Winter nights can be intimidating and lonely, but grabbing friends and heading to the local pub quiz is the perfect way to eliminate your winter blues. Sacramento’s trivia scene is surprisingly popular,…

LGBTQ Stand-Up Showcase at Sacramento Comedy Spot • March 1, 2019

Celebrating diversity is awesome. So is laughing. You can do both at the Sacramento Comedy Spot (1050 20th St., #130) on March 1 at 9 p.m. The lineup features Chey Bell, whose Coming or Going live taping is available to rent or own online at Cheybell.com; San Francisco’s Sergio Novoa,…