Monday, September 16th 2019

Buddy Makes I.V. First Friday a Hit

Sarah Carlin For the premiere I.V. First Friday event of the 2018-19 school year, up-and-coming Compton rapper Buddy graced the People’s Park stage in I.V....

José González and Bedouine Captivate the Crowd

Spencer Wu Copy Editor As part of their cross-country tour, José González and Bedouine mystified the Campbell Hall crowd with ethereal guitar and haunting vocals on...

A Peek Inside the Magic Lantern

Jeremy Levine Staff Writer A classroom on the weekdays, a movie theater on certain weeknights, and occasionally a cult house (at least when "The Rocky Horror...

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...

“Deadpool 2” Q&A Reveals Unique Production Experience

Charles Stock “If you can’t put it in another superhero movie, then you put it in 'Deadpool,'” exclaimed co-writers and co-producers Rhett Reese and Paul...

Al-X The Great Puts Santa Barbara Rap on the Map

Spencer Wu Senior Copy Editor UC Santa Barbara’s very own Alex Brown, otherwise known as Al-X the Great, conquered Sellassie’s Rap Contest at Velvet Jones by...

Dallas-Based Electronic Musician kevtor Describes his Music

Sheila Tran Staff Writer In the 1950s, music like the smooth swing tunes of Frank Sinatra defined what it sounded like to fall in love —...

The Real Savage Henry Steps Up With “Salvaje”

Ethan Jones Notorious in backyards all over town and at their rehearsal space, The Savage Den, Isla Vista band The Real Savage Henry have cemented...

Isla Vista Artist Spotlight: Oliver Thompson

Kaylan Cholewa Oliver Thompson, a third-year biological anthropology major at UCSB, uses his paintings as a means of letting his hands do the talking. More than...

Santa Barbara International Film Festival Brings Stellar Cast of “The Public” to Santa Barbara

Emmanuel Alcantar Staff Writer The Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF) started on Jan. 31 with a screening of its opening film titled "The Public," written by,...