Saturday, April 20th 2019

Straight Talk: LIVE! — Bringing Discourse to Isla Vista

Cameron Speltz Staff Writer On Wed., Nov. 18, a new show will premiere in Isla Vista by the name of Straight Talk: LIVE! which aims to bring...

RIVVRS Review & Intervew: An Artist to Watch

Johanna Ramirez Singer-songwriter RIVVRS (pronounced “rivers”) gave an excellent performance on Feb. 25 at the Blind Tiger in downtown Santa Barbara. RIVVRS is originally from San...

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...

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...

Jordan Peele Goes Deep in “Get Out” at the Pollock Theater

Spencer Wu Copy Editor With only a $4.5 million budget and 23 days of filming, box office success "Get Out" amassed four Oscar nominations and one Golden...

UCSB’s ‘3migos’ Battling For $100,000 Scholarship

Shanthi Guruswamy Staff Writer On Nov. 22, University of California, Santa Barbara seniors Ryan Yee, Chance Nobles and Dante Damian competed and won against UC Berkeley’s...

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...

So Pitted Sits Down with The Bottom Line

Kyle Roe Arts & Entertainment Editor Prior to their show at Velvet Jones last Friday, Seattle-based punk trio So Pitted sat down for an interview with The...

Script to Screen Returns with ‘American Beauty’

Abhishek Mehra This past Thursday, the Script to Screen series kicked off its fifth season with a screening of Academy Award winning film American Beauty, followed...

“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...