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SBIFF 2017: Mid-Fest Wrap

What’s happened so far at the fabulous Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Read story.

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Photo Gallery: Flying Lotus at UCSB's Storke Plaza

Photos from Saturday's students-only Welcome Back Concert at UCSB. Read story.

Monday, October 1, 2012

Downtown Sound's Round One Winners

Six bands will move on to the second round of our annual Downtown Sound battle of the bands. Read story.

Originally published 10:00 a.m., September 21, 2012
Updated 1:43 p.m., September 24, 2012

FYF Fest at Los Angeles State Historic Park

L.A.'s annual summer music fest makes some drastic improvements and delivers some good and great live music. Read story.

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Worth the Drive: FYF Fest

The annual Los Angeles indie music fest kicks off this Saturday, September 1. Check out the highlights in all their YouTube glory. Read story.

Friday, August 31, 2012

Get to Know ESP

The L.A. trio plays SOhO Restaurant & Music Club with A.A. Bondy on Thursday, August 30. Read story.

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

Shadows: An Original Musical at Center Stage Theater

Playwrights Griffin Saxon and Zoe Serbin take us inside the gaming console in this unabashedly silly and irresistible original play. Read story.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Photo Gallery: Outside Lands 2012

San Francisco's Golden Gate Park played host to music, art, food, and fans this past weekend. Read story.

Thursday, August 16, 2012

Lissie Headlines Benefit for Haitian Orphanage

The Ojai singer-songwriter will headline a benefit show for Changing Tides Orphanage this Friday, August 17 at the Libbey Bowl. Read story.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

ALO at SOhO Restaurant & Music Club

Isla Vista's beloved jam band all-stars returned home for a groove-making show on Friday, August 10. Read story.

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Photo Gallery: Lollapalooza 2012

Photographer Thomas Long braves the storm and brings back shots from this weekend's famed music festival. Read story.

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Animal Kingdom

Animal Kingdom dish up a fresh batch of mellow alt-rock tunes on their new album. Read story.

Wednesday, August 8, 2012

So Many Wizards

So Many Wizards nicely balance clarity of thought and haziness in sound through hypnotizing melodies. Read story.

Tuesday, August 7, 2012

Standard Deviation at 740 State Street

This multi-media art show curated by Ted Mills and Marco Pinter runs through August 8 at the former Peace Store location. Read story.

Monday, August 6, 2012

Cory Chisel and the Wandering Sons Open for Norah Jones

On their latest album, Cory Chisel and the Wandering Sons straddle the line between old school country and modern folk. Read story.

Monday, August 6, 2012
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