Read about the folks creating lilting melodies that emanate from Santa Barbara in our annual music issue. Read story.
The singer’s punchy drumming and vocal performances are particularly notable throughout his SoCal-infused compositions. Read story.
Imaginary condos for real exoplanets at Porch Gallery Ojai. Read story.
An Irish immigrant solstice celebration at the Lobero Read story.
State Street Ballet brings Tchaikovsky’s classic to the Granada Read story.
Jonathan Lethem’s novel follows mystery in off-the-grid community. Read story.
An evening with a bodhisattva. Read story.
Not groundbreaking, but contains some ace Shelley tunes. Read story.
Band gave a joyously fourth wall-breaking performance at UCSB’s Campbell Hall. Read story.
Original version is best, but new one is a sight to behold. Read story.
Thrilling recital of 20th-century sonatas. Read story.
TV’s strangest, trippiest, and most biochemically fantastical love story this year. Read story.