Tuesday, November 21st 2017

Gran Torino Actor Reveals Behind-the-Scenes Racism

MCC opens audience eyes to the racial stereotypes portrayed in Hollywood films

John Wick is Back and Kicking Ass Again

Jennica Martin Staff Writer After pleasantly surprising everyone with “John Wick,” Keanu Reeves is once again kicking ass and raising puppies in “John Wick: Chapter 2.”...

#OscarsNotSoWhite, For Now

Stephanie Torres The Oscar nominations for 2017 were announced this Tuesday and they showed a dramatically different set of nominees compared to previous years when...

Vulfpeck Leads the Pop-Funk Pack

Mia Pollini Staff Writer In a world full of mindlessly pulsating bass and perfectly engineered electronic club noise, Vulfpeck again comes to modern day pop-funk’s rescue...

“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...

UCSB Middle East Ensemble Mesmerizes At The Song Tree

A review of the UCSB Middle East Ensemble performance at the Song Tree.

Weezer Seems Stuck in the Clouds with “Pacific Daydream”

Ricardo Landis Weezer’s newest album, Pacific Daydream, stands comparatively lackluster to previous works from the band. While it would be far too high in expectations...

Maroon 5’s Sixth Studio Album Aims for the Charts

Mia Pollini Although few people can name any member of Maroon 5 besides Adam Levine, the neo-soul pop group’s music has always been recognizable. However,...

‘Sucker Punch’ a Feminist Perspective

Sucker Punch is a feminism dream of a movie

Blu & Exile Slightly Disappoints with “In the Beginning: Before the Heavens”

Sheila Tran In the midst of a constantly evolving hip-hop scene driven by eccentricity, irony, and genre-bending innovation, “old school” hip-hop seems almost foreign and...