Pop & Rock

The Heavy Lands at Velvet Jones with U.S. Elevator

Singer Kelv Swaby Talks New Album, His Musician Son, and Dealing with Hurt

Singer Kelv Swaby talks new album, his musician son, and dealing with hurt. Read story.

David Courtenay’s ‘Godspeed’ Set for Sail

Breezy Album Best Enjoyed with Friends, Drinks, and Dolphins

This breezy album is best enjoyed with friends, drinks, and dolphins. Read story.

Avi Buffalo Plays the Funzone

Singer/Songwriter Talks About His Band and Solo Project

Singer/songwriter talks about his band and solo project. Read story.

Iggy Pop’s Latest Is the Greatest

Rock Icon Returns with a Kickass Record

The rock icon returns with a kickass record. Read story.

The 1975 Play the S.B. Bowl

On Tour for Their Latest Album ‘I Like It When You Sleep…’

I Like It When You Sleep, for You Are So Beautiful Yet So Unaware of It Read story.

G-Eazy Does It in the Dark

Bay Area Rapper G-Eazy Headlines S.B. Bowl

Bay Area rapper G-Eazy headlines S.B. Bowl Read story.

Freddie Gibbs Turns Pain into Parties

Hip Hop Singer Plays to Amped Up Crowd

Hip Hop singer plays to amped up crowd at Velvet Jones Read story.

Playback Expands Services

Rumors of Closure False

Rumors of closure are false. Read story.

Weezer’s ‘Weezer’ Disappoints

Latest Record Aims to Recapture Their 1990s Vibe

The band’s latest record aims to recapture their 1990s vibe. Read story.

Third Eye Blind Unites the Arlington Theatre

Alt-Rock Megastars Play Old and New Hits

Alt-rock megastars play old and new hits. Read story.

Interview with Anoushka Shankar

Acclaimed Sitarist To Play With Her Quartet at UCSB’s Campbell Hall April 11

Acclaimed sitarist and her quartet to play UCSB’s Campbell Hall on April 11. Read story.

Leokane Pryor Plays SOhO

Former Santa Barbaran Returns for Night of Hawaiian Music

Former Santa Barbaran returns for night of Hawaiian music Read story.

Run Boy Run’s Good Run

Tucson Siblings Play with The Ventucky String Band at SOhO

Tucson siblings play with The Ventucky String Band at SOhO. Read story.

Explosions in the Sky’s New Record Is Refreshing

The Electronic Textures of ‘The Wilderness’ Crumple and Pulsate

‘The Wilderness’ has electronic textures that crumple and pulsate. Read story.

Eric Bachmann Good for Late-Afternoon Hours

Archers of Loaf and Crooked Fingers’ Singer Releases Third Solo

Archers of Loaf and Crooked Fingers’ singer releases third solo record. Read story.

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