Wednesday, October 16th 2019

Slushii Brings Fresh Beats and High Energy to the EOS Lounge

Spencer Wu Senior Copy Editor As a part of Monster Energy’s Outbreak Tour, Slushii played a set at EOS Lounge on Wednesday, May 8. In front...

Masanga Marimba Brightens UCSB Music Bowl With Music of Zimbabwe

Raymond Matthews Staff Writer UCSB is well known for its classical music performances, featuring multiple, high-end concerts, operas, and musicals per year; however, the university also...

Explore the Filipino Indie Scene with These Five Songs

Sheila Tran Staff Writer The Filipino indie scene is rich, vibrant, and filled with artists brimming with talent. Taking advantage of the power of the internet...

King Gizzard Shows Why They Wear the Psychedelic Crown

Dhiraj Nallapaneni Opinions Editor Australian psychedelic rock band King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard released its newest album Flying Microtonal Banana on Friday, the first of...

Band Lottery: Show Up, Hang Out, Form a Band

Raymond Matthews Staff Writer While UCSB hosts multiple concerts and performances that cater to diverse audiences, if you aren’t a music major or a classically trained...

Travis Scott’s “ASTROWORLD” is a Musical Roller Coaster

Spencer Wu Senior Copy Editor After teasing its release two years ago, rap honcho Travis Scott has finally dropped his long awaited third solo studio album,...

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....

Troye Sivan Celebrates Pride and Self-Discovery with “Bloom” Tour in San Diego

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer As part of his "Bloom" tour, gay pop star and college-kids’ favorite Troye Sivan performed at the Cal Coast Credit Union Open...

Serving Up Social Awareness and Songs with Joan Baez

Rebecca Lauffenburger Staff Writer To simply call folk singer Joan Baez “influential” or even “legendary” is a gross understatement, a fact which I only became acutely...

The Tune of Political Correctness in Music

Teni Adedeji Staff Writer If you’ve been present on most college campuses, or happened to occasionally tune in to the news, you may have heard about...