Sunday, December 17th 2017

South Korean Album Twicetagram Surprises Listeners

Sheila Tran The concept of a pop musician has evolved drastically over the past decade. In the digital age, being a pop artist means more...

Lucy Holtsnider Connects Art to Climate Change in the Glass Box Gallery

Kendall Murphy Staff Writer A new exhibit opened last Monday at the Glass Box Gallery in Building 534 of the University of California, Santa Barbara Art...

Full Frontal Host Samantha Bee Gets Personal at the Arlington

Karen Ha Previously a correspondent of The Daily Show with Jon Stewart and now the host of Full Frontal with Samantha Bee, Samantha Bee took...

Vulfpeck Leads the Pop-Funk Pack

Mia Pollini Staff Writer In a world full of mindlessly pulsating bass and perfectly engineered electronic club noise, Vulfpeck again comes to modern day pop-funk’s rescue...

Weezer Seems Stuck in the Clouds with “Pacific Daydream”

Ricardo Landis Weezer’s newest album, Pacific Daydream, stands comparatively lackluster to previous works from the band. While it would be far too high in expectations...

Maroon 5’s Sixth Studio Album Aims for the Charts

Mia Pollini Although few people can name any member of Maroon 5 besides Adam Levine, the neo-soul pop group’s music has always been recognizable. However,...

Ready for an On-Campus Performance? OK Go

Jadie O'Connor Los Angeles-based band OK Go made a splash at the University of California, Santa Barbara's Campbell Hall on Sunday, replacing the usual lineup...

Biko Garage Carries the DIY Torch After FUNZONE

Hannah Maerowitz Staff Writer A crowd of people huddled around the Biko Garage on Friday Nov. 3, waiting for the show to begin. Four bands performed,...

Blu & Exile Slightly Disappoints with “In the Beginning: Before the Heavens”

Sheila Tran In the midst of a constantly evolving hip-hop scene driven by eccentricity, irony, and genre-bending innovation, “old school” hip-hop seems almost foreign and...

UCSB Student Artist Madison Clarke Bridges Biology and Art

Josh Webb Although the University of California, Santa Barbara has an excellent art department, not all students who consider themselves artists are art majors. In...