Pop & Rock

Versus the World Comes Home

Santa Barbara Punk Band’s Singer Donald Spence Talks Life on the Road

Singer/guitarist Donald Spence talks about songwriting and surviving life on the road. Read story.

Rainbow Girls Album Release Party

Stomp-Folk Band Returns to SOhO

Stomp-folk band returns to SOhO Friday, June 5. Read story.

Chromeo and Glitch Mob at the Bowl

Bands Funked Things Up Last Saturday, May 31.

The two groups funked things up at last Saturday, May 31. Read story.

Napa’s BottleRock Festival

Thousands of Fans Gather for Fun, Food, and Music

Thousands of fans gather for fun, food, and music in Nor Cal Wine country. Read story.

Cuyama Mama & The Hot Flashes

Jan Smith and Her Band Stir Up Musical Merrymaking

Jan Smith and her band are stirring up some of the liveliest musical merrymaking in the county. Read story.

Interview with Susan Tedeschi

Tedeschi Trucks Band Singer on Her Marital Musical Journey

Tedeschi Trucks Band singer on her marital musical journey. Read story.

The Weepies’ New Album Reviewed


Sirens presents an emotional spectrum both wide and deep enough to make you cry tears of grief and hope. Read story.

Robert Plant at the Santa Barbara Bowl

Led Zeppelin Founder Plays Old Hits, New Songs to a Pleased Crowd

Led Zeppelin founder plays old hits, new songs to a pleased Sunday night crowd. Read story.

Mystic Braves at SOhO

San Diego Psych Rockers Overshadowed by Openers

The show was wild, but the headlining act found itself a tad overshadowed by the three bands that played before them. Read story.

Interview with Sharon Jones

Dap-Kings Frontwoman On Staying Positive, Beating Cancer, and Fishing

Dap-Kings frontwoman on staying positive, beating cancer, and fishing. Read story.

J.D. McPherson Plays the Bowl

The Retro Rocker Opens for Robert Plant Sunday, May 31

The retro-inspired rocker opens for legend Robert Plant May 31. Read story.

Music Abounds from Eureka! To FUNZONE

Grover Anderson Returns to Santa Barbara; Katie Murray Plays FUNZONE

Grover Anderson returns to Santa Barbara; Katie Murray plays FUNZONE Read story.

Chromeo Is Bowl-Bound

Electro-Funk Duo Brings Sound to Santa Barbara

The electro-funk duo brings its dancing sounds to Santa Barbara. Read story.

Justin Boreta’s Road to The Glitch Mob

Goleta Native Makes His Place as Part of Deejay Collective

Goleta native makes his place in the popular deejay collective. Read story.

Twin Peaks at Velvet Jones

Garage-Rock Group Comes to Santa Barbara

Chicago garage-rock group plays in Santa Barbara May 29. Read story.

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