Wednesday, October 16th 2019

SBIFF Coverage: Saoirse Ronan Accepts the Santa Barbara Award

Emmanuel Alcantar Staff Writer The Santa Barbara International Film Festival held an event on Feb. 4 to award actress Saoirse Ronan the Santa Barbara Award, given...

Farewell to the FUNZONE

Megan Neikirk Over 200 people gathered at the East Beach Batting Cages off Milpas Street to say goodbye to FUNZONE, Santa Barbara's local music venue,...

“Del Playa” Movie Exploits Isla Vista Tragedy

Jennica Martin Staff Writer After years of being delayed due to public outcry and online petitions, the controversial film "Del Playa" was released. "Del Playa" is...

MFA Graduate Reception Showcases the Class of 2017

Rebecca Lauffenburger Staff Writer Last Friday, the Art, Design & Architecture Museum (AD&A) was unusually animated, as students and visitors to the University of California, Santa...

The Imbalanced Relationship Between Music Festivals and Women Performers

Rebecca Lauffenburger Staff Writer With the onset of Coachella just last month, festival season is officially upon us. From the disastrous Beach Goth 2016, which received...

UCSB’s Extravaganza 2017 Lineup

Stephani Anderson On Wednesday, May 10, UCSB’s Associated Students Program Board officially announced that Schoolboy Q, Tinashe, and GRiZ will be the main artists for...

“13 Reasons Why” Reminds Us to Proceed with Caution

Joanne Rhee Web Director For the past four years, Netflix has slowly and aggressively been rolling out its own original series, making them a decent competitor...

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...

“No Le Digas a Nadie” Screening Amplifies Undocumented Voices

Lauren Marnel Shores On Apr. 12, the MultiCultural Center screened “No Le Digas a Nadie” as part of their Cup of Culture film series. The...

The Head and the Heart Play Light, Engrossing Tunes at Arlington Theatre

Spencer Wu Staff Writer On the second leg of 2016-2017’s Signs of Light Tour, The Head and the Heart brought joy, passion, and soulful tunes to...