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Kendrick Lamar Can’t Escape Compton

Jeremy Levine Copy Editor Kendrick Lamar is the greatest storyteller rap has ever seen. Good Kid M.A.A.D. City’s cinematic coming-of-age story of his childhood in Compton...

‘Spring Breakers’ Breaks Away From Reality, Embraces Debauchery

Matt Mersel Staff Writer "Spring Breakers" is not a quality movie. It has questionable performances, clichéd dialogue, unlikeable characters, grotesque amounts of nudity and drug use,...

Iconic Black Artists: From Louis Armstrong to Kendrick Lamar

Vanessa Su Arts & Entertainment Editor Music has always been a universal art that allows people of various backgrounds and lifestyles to connect and share their...

What a Time to Be Alive for a Surprise Drake and Future Release

Nicole Johal Image Courtesy of OVO Sound On Sept. 20, 2015, the unexpected happened: Drake released another unannounced mixtape. Earlier this year, Drake released If You’re...

Phyllis and Harold Offers Lessons in Life and Love

Phyllis and Harold allows viewers to look into a 59-year-old marriage.

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...

Gallery 479

Gallery 479 features artwork and ideas from MFA students.

6th Annual SB Human Rights Film Festival Comes to Campbell Hall

Preview of the 6th Annual SB Human Rights Film Festival.

David Whyte’s ‘Solace: The Art of Asking the Beautiful Question’

Cindy Chan Staff Writer Photos by Lorenzo Basilio, Staff Photographer Campbell Hall was packed and abuzz with excitement on Wednesday, May 4, as University of California, Santa...

The Kings Speech Leaves Audience Speechless

The Kings Speech will leave you speechless.