Friday, November 14, 2014

This Week in Photos

By Bert Johnson
Fri, Nov 14, 2014 at 2:41 PM

The elections may be over, but the news never stops. This week, the Express covered everything from the finest grimy garage rock to the best pupusas in the East Bay, plus the scrappy new stars of public radio.

click to enlarge Beekeepers played a careening, fitful set at Thee Parkside. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • Beekeepers played a careening, fitful set at Thee Parkside.
click to enlarge Although the band wore uniforms to match their name, each member was uniquely frantic, adding to the teeming sound of the swarm. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • Although the band wore uniforms to match their name, each member was uniquely frantic, adding to the teeming sound of the swarm.
click to enlarge Without shape, it would've been exhausting, but the busy, athletic grooves of the drummer lent every song unique propulsion. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • Without shape, it would've been exhausting, but the busy, athletic grooves of the drummer lent every song unique propulsion.
click to enlarge Local rock trio Scraper is reliably raucous. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • Local rock trio Scraper is reliably raucous.
click to enlarge Their energetic set proved that guitar rock and its enthusiasts persevere in the Bay Area. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • Their energetic set proved that guitar rock and its enthusiasts persevere in the Bay Area.
click to enlarge From her restaurant in the back of an unassuming deli in a residential neighborhood in Richmond, Norma Muñoz serves up some of the best Salvadorian and Mexican food in the East Bay. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • From her restaurant in the back of an unassuming deli in a residential neighborhood in Richmond, Norma Muñoz serves up some of the best Salvadorian and Mexican food in the East Bay.
click to enlarge Muñoz chops up and grills her inspired take on al pastor to order. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • Muñoz chops up and grills her inspired take on al pastor to order.
click to enlarge Norma Meat & Deli serves an impressively large menu. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • Norma Meat & Deli serves an impressively large menu.
click to enlarge Muñoz is a native of Ahuachapán, El Salvador, but when she first moved to the Bay Area in the mid-1980s, she bluffed her way into a job rolling burritos. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • Muñoz is a native of Ahuachapán, El Salvador, but when she first moved to the Bay Area in the mid-1980s, she bluffed her way into a job rolling burritos.
click to enlarge The tacos are so good, you'll want to eat them right away. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • The tacos are so good, you'll want to eat them right away.
click to enlarge Roman Mars of 99% Invisible. - BERT JOHNSON
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  • Roman Mars of 99% Invisible.

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