Café Tacvba Headlines the Second Annual, Community-Wide Event
Café Tacvba, Ozomatli, and Las Cafeteras are just some of the performances going into this week's blowout Day of the Dead event. Read story.
The Coaching Legend Headed Up SBCC Baseball from 1965-1981
Coach Fairly guided SBCC to a 255-160 record from 1965 to 1981; they won the Western State Conference title in 1972. Read story.
Mind Your P’s and S’s
Last-ditch reflections on big oil, loud college students, skyrocketing rents, and other ballot measures. Read story.
Council Opts to Put Issue to Voters Next Year
City council opts to put issues to voters next year. Read story.
Tedeschi Trucks Band Pulls into Santa Barbara
America’s greatest living slide guitarist on leaving The Allman Brothers. Read story.
L.A. Band Is Taking Cues from All Over the Musical Map
This East L.A. group is fusing genres, styles, and cultural references. Read story.
Alessandro Cartumini Honored to Prepare Special James Beard Dinner at Four Seasons Santa Barbara
Chef Alessandro Cartumini honored to prepare special James Beard dinner at Four Seasons Santa Barbara. Read story.
Domestic Violence Solutions Holds a Fundraiser
Domestic Violence Solutions holds its first ever 5K Run/Walk for Love fundraiser. Read story.
Exclusive Look at Late Heiress Huguette Clark’s Long-Hidden Blufftop Estate Over East Beach
Our exclusive look at the late heiress Huguette Clark’s long-hidden blufftop estate over East Beach. Read story.
Poodle vents spleen on Big Oil, Water Guardians, and Measure P Read story.
Preparing for the Unlikely Event It Lands Here
County agencies ready for the unlikely possibility that the disease could land here. Read story.
S.B.’s Notes for Notes is Broadcasting Its Tune Throughout the U.S.
Just four years in and S.B.’s Notes for Notes is broadcasting its tune throughout the U.S. Read story.
Sleeping Over at the Santa Barbara Bowl
Sleeping over at the Santa Barbara Bowl. Read story.
Conference and Fest Celebrates Year Six
The annual music conference and festival celebrates six years with more days, more bands. Read story.
The Santa Barbara Independent’s Annual Readers’ Poll
The Santa Barbara Independent’s readers reveal their S.B. favorites. Read story.