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Three Derby Drinks for Your Kentucky Derby Party

Three Derby Drinks for Your Kentucky Derby Party

Everyone's talking about Cinco de Mayo, but instead of co-opting a foreign holiday for the excuse to drink tequila and Tecate, let's embrace the great American tradition of sipping on mint juleps and their ilk in the name of the Kentucky Derby, which celebrates its 138th year this Saturday.

Jams We Love: 7x7's Weekly Playlist

Jams We Love: 7x7's Weekly Playlist

For our column Jams We Love, we're turning you onto the songs that keep us going every day. Cinco de Mayo is just around the corner. Here's a mix of 60s tunes from obscure Mexican garage bands to get the party started.

Five Can't-Miss Live Shows

Five Can't-Miss Live Shows

Get on the weekly party wagon at these sure-to-be-killer shows.

This Week in Local Music News

This Week in Local Music News

SPIN.com names both Thee Oh Sees (#16) and E-40 (#2) on their flattering "Rock's 30 Best Winning Streaks" list, meaning that these two Bay Area mainstays can pretty much do no wrong. [via Spin.com]

Jams We Love: 7x7's Weekly Playlist

Jams We Love: 7x7's Weekly Playlist

For our column Jams We Love, we're turning you onto the songs that keep us going every day. Today, we're saying goodbye to our beloved production manager, Sarah McHie, with a batch of "goodbye" songs. Sarah keeps everything looking great and running smoothly behind the scenes here at 7x7.com. We'll miss her!

Five Shows to Kick Out the Jams to This Week

Five Shows to Kick Out the Jams to This Week

Do yourself a favor and check out one (or all) of these

This Week in Local Music News

This Week in Local Music News

Both E-40 and Young Prisms represent the Bay in the national music press by getting their latest albums reviewed by Pitchfork. E-40's The Block Brochure: Welcome to the Soil 1, 2, & 3 emerges triumphant. [via Pitchfork]

Jams We Love: 7x7's Weekly Playlist

Jams We Love: 7x7's Weekly Playlist

For our column Jams We Love, we're turning you onto the songs that keep us going every day. Today, a musical guide to week two of Fauxchella.

This Week in Local Music News

This Week in Local Music News

SF Weekly has predicted who will be on this year's Outside Lands lineup, based on Ranger Dave's Instagram clues. Stay tuned for the real thing, which gets announced April 17. [via SF Weekly]

Jams We Love: 7x7's Weekly Playlist

Jams We Love: 7x7's Weekly Playlist

For our column Jams We Love, we're turning you onto the songs that keep us going every day. Today, a playlist of epic artist collaborations.

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