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UCSB Gamelan Ensemble Woos with Traditional Indonesian Music

Richard Smith Staff Writer In the most recent performance of the World Music Series, the UCSB Gamelan Ensemble impressed listeners in the Music Bowl on a...

“Parasite”: Four Oscars and One Big Step Forward for Asian Cinema

Vanessa Su Arts & Entertainment Editor First introduced to movies through a student film club in Yonsei University, Bong Joon-Ho never expected to share a stage...

Iconic Black Artists: From Louis Armstrong to Kendrick Lamar

Vanessa Su Arts & Entertainment Editor Music has always been a universal art that allows people of various backgrounds and lifestyles to connect and share their...

Celebrating Black History Month with Inspiring Black Films

Kayla Curtis-Evans Contributing Writer Film connects us to each other — so it might come as a surprise to some that the diversity we see in...

Party Games for the ‘Grown Up’ with Jackbox Party Pack 3

Spencer Wu Staff Writer I recently played a game unlike anything I have ever played before. Actually, it was a series of games unlike anything I...

Carsey-Wolf Center Hosts Discussion With Kira Synder, Writer of “The Handmaid’s Tale”

Alyssa Tinoco Contributing Writer On Tuesday, Feb. 4, the Carsey-Wolf Center welcomed Kira Snyder, an award-winning writer and executive producer, for a screening of episode 11...

The Beauty of Change in “Frozen 2”

Amrylois Ferido Contributing Writer When "Frozen" first showed in theaters in 2013, people literally could not let it go. The film left audiences wanting to see...

Meet Hojean: A Rising Korean-American R&B Artist

Sheila Tran Senior Copy Editor A look at his social media platforms will show that Georgia-based independent R&B artist Justin Hojean Yi, better known by the...

‘Your Name’ in Lights: New Anime Film Sparks Awe Worldwide

Bailee Abell Staff Writer Anime director Makoto Shinkai’s newest film Your Name has been blowing up the box office charts since its release this past summer....

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...