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Thursday, June 4th 2020

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...

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...

Ngoki Showcases Primal Funk Music at the UCSB Music Bowl

Richard Smith Contributing Writer Santa Barbara-based musician Ngoki performed an extended drum solo on the djembe drum at the UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) Music Bowl as...

Rex Orange County Returns to the Musical Scene with Pony

Vanessa Su Arts and Entertainment Editor Rex Orange County embodies an angsty, imperfect voice that characterizes youth, combining innocence with honesty in his new album,...

Brad Pitt Receives Maltin Modern Master Award at Santa Barbara International Film Festival

Noe Padilla News Editor Last Wednesday, Brad Pitt walked the red carpet to receive the highest honor that the Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF) has...

Coachella 2020 Offers A Promising Lineup for Eager Fans

Vanessa Su Arts & Entertainment Editor Recently, annually-held music festival Coachella announced the long-awaited lineup for its 2020 festival, which featured a plethora of talented headliners...

UCSB’s World Music Series Features a Talented Brass Ensemble

Richard Smith Contributing Writer Steven Gross, a professor in UC Santa Barbara (UCSB)’s music department, directed the Maurice Faulkner Brass Quintet and the Suzanne Faulkner Horn...

Hot Chip’s Funky Synthpop Comes Across Loud and Clear in ‘Why Make Sense?’

Kyle Roe Staff Writer Photo courtesy of Domino Recording Company Futuristic synthpop/alternative dance group Hot Chip just dropped their newest, highly danceable album Why Make Sense? on...

Script to Screen: A Conversation with “Game of Thrones” Episode Director

Noe Padilla With season eight of “Game of Thrones” right around the corner, UCSB gave fans of the series an opportunity to interact with Jeremy...

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...