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...

TOKiMONSTA Brings Eclectic Electronic Tunes to The Hub

Vanessa Su Staff Writer AS Program Board provided UCSB students a small treat before the much-anticipated annual Extravaganza event on May 19. DJs TOKiMONSTA and ALASKAFORNIA...

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...

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...

“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...

Slushii Brings Fresh Beats and High Energy to the EOS Lounge

Spencer Wu Senior Copy Editor As a part of Monster Energy’s Outbreak Tour, Slushii played a set at EOS Lounge on Wednesday, May 8. In front...

Italian Pavement Painters Showcase Art on Santa Barbara Streets

Addison Morris Arts and Entertainment Editor Last weekend, Italian pavement painters, known in their native language as madonnari, put their street smarts to good use as...

Chiura Obata: An American Modern Helps Audiences Discover a Diverse Definition of American Art

Jessica Gang Staff Writer This April, the "Chiura Obata: An American Modern" exhibit is wrapping up a four-month run at the Art, Design, and Architecture Museum...

Band Lottery: Show Up, Hang Out, Form a Band

Raymond Matthews Staff Writer While UCSB hosts multiple concerts and performances that cater to diverse audiences, if you aren’t a music major or a classically trained...

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...