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Wednesday, August 12th 2020

Crazy Rich Stories in “Crazy Rich Asians”

Jessica Gang Opinions Editor It’s almost impossible to separate “Crazy Rich Asians” from the fanfare that precedes it. As the first Hollywood film to feature an...

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...

TikTok Rings In a New Era for Musicians

Vanessa Su Arts & Entertainment Editor Hoping to become an internet personality, Lil Nas X recorded famous hit-single “Old Town Road” in Atlanta studio CinCoYo during...

Lil Uzi Vert Showcases His Best Strengths on “Eternal Atake”

Andrew HernandezInvestigative Beat Reporter The long and exhaustive two years leading up to the release of Lil Uzi...

UCSB Gospel Choir Takes the Audience to Church

Richard Smith Staff Writer This week at the UC Santa Barbara (UCSB) Music Bowl, the UCSB Gospel Choir performed a stellar show for the World Music...

“Bombshell” Director Brings Fox News Scandal From Script to Screen

Raymond Matthews Opinions Editor The film "Bombshell" has received resounding critical acclaim for its authentic, engaging portrayal of the female journalists and news correspondents — namely...

“Reconstructing Slippages in Time”: MultiCultural Center Showcases Vietnamese American Photography of Ann Le

Richard Pham Contributing Writer History often feels impersonal and distant. A list of dates and events that supposedly shaped our reality, but history is more than...

Careless Cub: An Honored Member of the Isla Vista Music Community

Carmiya Baskin Staff Writer  Two hours before they were scheduled to perform at the Student Band Showcase in the Hub, members of the local Isla Vista...

“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...

Script to Screen: The Universal Messages of “Toy Story 4”

Vanessa Su Arts & Entertainment Editor On Feb. 29, UC Santa Barbara’s (UCSB) very own Pollock Theater hosted a screening of family-favorite Pixar movie "Toy Story...