Positively State Street

California Bands Fill Venues this Week

State Street will be humming with music from bands including The Adolescents, Canned Heat, and Internet. Read story.

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Deconstructing Martin Gore as Deejay

It seemed people were at the event to bask in the aura of a legend, the music a mere sideshow. Read story.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Music Galore in Santa Barbara This Week

Check out the Johnny Cash Tribute, Standing Sun Concerts, Martin Gore, and more this week. Read story.

Thursday, June 25, 2015

King Zero’s Reggae-Rock-Rap Fusion

See the area band channel raw emotion June 18 at SOhO. Read story.

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Live Future Folk, Rock, African Music, and More in Santa Barbara This Week

We the Folk, Gothic Tropic, FMLYBND, and King Sunny Adé all play Santa Barbara this week. Read story.

Thursday, June 11, 2015

Cuyama Mama & The Hot Flashes

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

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Music Abounds from Eureka! To FUNZONE

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

Thursday, May 28, 2015

May Showers Bring Musical Powerhouses

R&B and hip-hop sounds filled the FUNZONE and Velvet last week. Read story.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Get to Know Hayden James

Talking birthday cakes and laptop thieves with the rising Aussie artist. Read story.

Thursday, April 2, 2015

Floor-Shakin’ Good

This week marks the S.B. return of L.A.’s Vaud and the Villains. Read story.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

¡La Vasa! Is Ear-Splittingly Good

The Santa Barbara punk act will hold a CD-release party this Saturday, March 14, at Velvet Jones. Read story.

Thursday, March 12, 2015

What Are You Going to Do This Weekend?

If you crave big city living, it’s your lucky day. Read story.

Thursday, February 26, 2015

Tall Tales’ Balancing Act

The onetime Venturans return to the 805 with their stunning new album, Tightropes. Read story.

Thursday, February 19, 2015

Southern Comforts

From the Big Easy to suburban Georgia, some of the South’s best and brightest are hitting S.B. this week. Read story.

Thursday, February 5, 2015

Charging into 2015

This week brings area concerts from Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald, Read story.

Thursday, January 15, 2015
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