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Wednesday, August 12th 2020

Radical Something Spreads the Love with ‘Ride It Out’

Kyle Skinner Staff Writer An independent band with self-described "Cali-vibes," Radical Something presents a fusion of reggae, hip-hop, and pop. On Sept. 2 the band released...

’12 Years a Slave’ Triumphs, Puts the Academy Awards on Notice

Matt Mersel Science and Technology Editor On a Friday night in the small mountain village of Telluride, Colo., an anxious crowd awaited the premiere of the...

Summer Cinema with Jordan Wolff: ‘The World’s End’ Almost Killed Me

Jordan Wolff Promotion and Distribution Director Five friends walk into a bar and find a bunch of robots waiting to convert them into a dull, yet...

‘Little Fish’ Leaves Large Impression

Parisa Mirzadegan Executive Content Editor Photo by Parisa Mirzadegan Ramsey Beyer certainly makes a splash with the publication of "Little Fish: A Memoir from a Different Kind...

Raise Your Glass to ‘The Hangover Part III’

Jordan Wolff Staff Writer It seems like yesterday that the raunchy and raucous buddy flick "The Hangover" dominated theaters and hit audiences like a double shot...

The Royal Family Returns: ‘Arrested Development’ Comes Back Strong

Matt Mersel Staff Writer A decade's passed since Fox premiered the critically-acclaimed sitcom “Arrested Development.” The show was hailed as the gold standard of television comedy,...

Hitchcock-themed Reel Loud Film Festival Set to Be a Bloody Good Time

Yuen Sin Staff Writer A smoldering romance between psychopaths. Self-reflexive murder intrigues unfolding within the cinema. Hilarious mediations on the banal failures of everyday life. These...

Persian Culture Show Displays Traditional and Contemporary Literature, Music, Dance

Marissa Perez Staff Writer Photo by Vanessa Paniagua   Filling the Multicultural Center theater to capacity, the University of California, Santa Barbara's Persian Student Group and Project Nur...

Food Enthusiast Finds Heaven on Earth at Hana Kitchen

Jordan Wolff Staff Writer Photo by Mark Brocher Like all good things, Hana Kitchen was worth the wait. I'd indulged in its great tasting, $6.50 chicken rice...

‘The Great Gatsby’ Refocuses Fitzgerald’s Classic Themes in Newest Film Adaptation

Audrey Ronningen Promotions Director Even before Baz Luhrmann’s take on "The Great Gatsby" opened on May 10, skeptics feared that, like its predecessors, the film would fail to...