Monday, November 20th 2017

Beauty and the Beast

Adam Rubin Photos by John Clow, Staff Photographer University of California, Santa Barbara's Arts & Lectures presented a showing of John Cocteau's 1946 film "La Belle...

Making Movie Magic With Film 106

Remle Scott Photo by Sirenia Sanchez Tucked away within the chambers of the Social Sciences and Media Studies building, at the heart of University of California,...

Globe Theatre’s Production of ‘Hamlet’ Defies Convention, Falls Short

Shakespeare’s character Hamlet once declared, “Frailty, thy name is woman.” Globe Theatre’s performance of the eponymous play on Nov. 9 in University of California Santa Barbara’s Campbell Hall raises the question of whether their performance is, instead, the true name of frailty.

Travis Scott Soars in Santa Barbara’s Birds’ Eye View Debut

Spencer Wu Staff Writer Travis Scott lit up Santa Barbara Bowl quite literally in the first show of his Bird’s Eye View Tour. Equipped with a...

Exclusive Interview: Fortunate Youth

Kyle Roe Copy Editor Fortunate Youth is one of the hardest working bands in reggae, a statement that almost comes off as an oxymoron for a...

Why Art?

Shelley Flores In 1497, Leonardo DaVinci painted the Last Supper. In 1508, Michelangelo began painting the Sistine Chapel. In 1937, Pablo Picasso painted Guernica....

Dark Side of the Modern: Psychedelic Rock Makes Its Comeback

Giuseppe Ricapito Staff Writer An album titled "The Psychedelic Sounds of the 60s and 70s: Re-mastered and Reissued" needs to be released, because there is a...

A Look at the American Flag After 9/11

Neha Pearce Photos by Kana Ebiko and Madison King, Staff Photographer Doris Bittar's art exhibit, entitled "Between the Stripes," is grounded in the concept of multi-culturalism...

‘Straight Outta Compton’’s Message Comes Across Loud and Clear, Despite Muddled Plot

Kyle Roe Copy Editor “You are now about to witness the strength of street knowledge,” begins N.W.A’s hard-hitting, largely self-funded, and strikingly relevant biopic Straight Outta...

IV Party Music and How It Affects the Party Experience

Dubstep and the IV Party Scene.