Wednesday, October 16th 2019

Santa Barbara Gets Ready to Rock with New Noise Fest 2016

Kyle Roe Arts & Entertainment Editor Santa Barbara’s New Noise Festival is a very compact musical event, but it hasn’t always been that way. It evolved...

Silver Shadows Play Powerful Set at Punk-Centered FUNZONE Show

Rebecca Lauffenburger On Oct. 7, Oakland band Silver Shadows, along with Punk Rock Opera and Chloe Danger, graced the makeshift stage of FUNZONE, (a.k.a the...

Good Riddance to NBC’s “Mail Order Family”

Kayli Walker Staff Writer The concept of a mail-order bride, although rarely portrayed by the media, has been around for quite some time. NBC planned to create...

Luke Cage is a Hero for the Real World

Amy Chase Staff Writer Until now, the superheroes of Marvel’s Cinematic Universe have fought aliens, worn capes, and flown about New York City, and none have...

UCSB Art, Design, and Architecture Museum Dazzles with Multifaceted Exhibits

Rebecca Lauffenburger For the next few months, entering the Art, Design and Architecture Museum is sure to be a bit disorienting. Chairs flipped upside down...

Concert Across America Implores Audience to End Gun Violence

Shomik Mukherjee Executive Managing Editor For a somber evening filled with political overtones, the Concert Across America to End Gun Violence certainly featured quite a lot...

Blond(e) Takes Frank Ocean’s Music in (E)thereal Direction

Itxy Quintanilla Staff Writer These days, I’ve surrendered myself to a dream-like cloud floating to the sound of Frank Ocean. After four years of impatiently waiting,...

Deserving Acts You May Have Missed at Outside Lands 2016

Kyle Roe Arts and Entertainment Editor This year’s Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival, situated as usual in the serene and unusually chilly Golden Gate Park,...

Rebelution Drummer Wes Finley Talks Isla Vista Past

Kyle Roe Arts and Entertainment Editor Before becoming one of the most successful reggae bands based in the United States, the members of Rebelution were University...

I Ain’t Afraid of No Ghostbusters

Jennica Martin Staff Writer Despite all the odds, disapproval and criticism, Ghostbusters exceeded everyone’s expectations by being a genuinely good film. There was a lot of...