Friday, November 22nd 2019

Isla Vista Artist Spotlight: Oliver Thompson

Kaylan Cholewa Oliver Thompson, a third-year biological anthropology major at UCSB, uses his paintings as a means of letting his hands do the talking. More than...

Zooming in on Annie Leibovitz

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer I wasn’t sure what to expect when I attended a talk with Annie Leibovitz last Thursday, Feb. 28, at the Arlington Theatre...

Snarky Puppy Brings Eclectic Jazz Music to Santa Barbara

Vanessa Su After their Saturday night performance with the Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Brooklyn-based band Snarky Puppy stopped by Santa Barbara on Feb. 24 to...

“Hugh Hefner’s After Dark” Screens at Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Sabrina Bui Staff Writer Hugh Hefner is nearly synonymous with Playboy, the controversial magazine that has been a comfort for army service people and lonely souls...

Dreamville’s Bas Puts on Fresh Performance During Milky Way Tour

Spencer Wu Senior Copy Editor Dreamville’s Bas made a stop at Velvet Jones on his Milky Way tour last Friday night. With his latest album release...

Review: UCSB Performance of “Hair” Was a Political and Artistic Triumph

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor Last Friday, Campbell Hall was transformed into a hotbed of ‘70s counterculture and anti-war protest as it hosted the opening night of...

MCC Gives Artists a Platform for Self-Expression at Fall Open Mic Event

Raveen Sivashanker The UCSB MultiCultural Center (MCC) held its quarterly open mic event in Isla Vista last Thursday, Nov. 29, at Biko House. Hosted by...

Review: Compagnie Käfig’s “Pixel” Blends Experimental Dance and Modern Technology

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor On Tuesday, Nov. 13 at the Granada Theatre, modern dance troupe Compagnie Käfig delivered an electrifying performance of their production "Pixel." The...

Preview: Two Chances to See “The Nutcracker” in Santa Barbara

Addison Morris Arts & Entertainment Editor Now that Thanksgiving has passed, Santa Barbara residents can look forward to two different productions of the Christmas favorite "The...

The Salt Martians Add a Dash of Flavor to UCSB’s World Music Series

Addison Morris Arts & Entertainment Editor Every Wednesday at noon, the Multicultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Music Department host a different musical group...