Issue: March 19, 2015

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The cover story this week: Good gigs, bad tours, dos and don'ts and

other reflections on the Sacramento music scene. In preparation for the

upcoming Sacramento Area Music Awards, SN&R staff talks with the artists

and promoters who shape local music culture.

Elsewhere in the issue: Cosmo Garvin questions city council District 6

candidates on ethical priorities, Raheem F. Hosseini investigates a lack

of oversight for the Sacramento County Sheriff's Department, Garrett

McCord is dazzled by the cuisine at Cibo 7, Ngaio Bealum explains the

latest in marijuana-legalization initiatives and Nick Miller breakfasts

with homeless activist James "Faygo" Clark.