Wednesday, December 12th 2018

“KCSB Presents” Delivers Experimental Music for an Alternative Crowd

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer The sound of chatter and the boom of a bassline could be heard in the distance as I approached the Storke Tower...

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...

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....

UCSB’s Art, Design & Architecture Museum Hosts Stunning Opening Reception

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor On Friday, Oct. 5, the Art, Design & Architecture Museum at UCSB hosted an opening reception celebrating their new Fall 2018 exhibits....

Arts & Lectures 2018 – 2019 Lineup: Jeff Goldblum and More

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor In 2019, UCSB’s famed Arts & Lectures organization, which showcases some of the most interesting contemporary performances and lectures in Southern California,...

Cuco Disappoints During Welcome Back Concert

Addison Morris Arts and Entertainment Editor Culminating UCSB’s Week of Welcome festivities, Southern California’s own Cuco headlined Saturday’s Welcome Back Concert at Storke Plaza. Cuco’s DJ...

Demetri Martin Needs to Think Over “The Overthinker”

Spencer Wu Senior Copy Editor Nowadays, stand-up specials aren’t that special. If you peruse Netflix’s comedy section, you’ll see a ton of titles from a number...

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...

Aminé Continues to Display Talent and Creativity in “ONEPOINTFIVE”

Spencer Wu Senior Copy Editor In this summer’s climate of highly anticipated album drops from the likes of Travis Scott, Mac Miller, and many others, one...

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,...