Mixing It Up at the Bowl: Goldenvoice Brings Back the ’90s with Color Me Badd, Salt-N-Pepa, Vanilla Ice, Tone Loc & Young MC (Michael Aushenker)

ON THE COVER: Vanilla Ice illustration by Ben Ciccati.

Gettin' Graphic

In addition to this week’s cover story, writer/cartoonist Michael Aushenker is the author of the children’s book Get That Goat! His humor comics include Chipmunks & Squirrels, Trolls, and El Gato, Crime Mangler. Aushenker is a longtime member of Comic Art Professional Society, is personally sponsored by MAD legend Sergio Aragonés, is associate editor of Comic Book Creator magazine, and has dabbled in Hollywood, writing screenplays for Smallville creators Al Gough and Miles Millar and for Urban Entertainment. As a journalist, he has been a staff writer for the Palisadian-Post in Pacific Palisades, the Malibu Times, Santa Monica’s Lookout News, and West L.A.'s the Argonaut.

In Print

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.

Earth Day Vision Quests

Santa Barbarans Are Saving the World, One Idea at a Time

Santa Barbarans are saving the world, one idea at a time. Read story.

The Dog that Didn’t Bark

S.B. Death Penalty Verdict Overturned

S.B. death penalty verdict overturned. Read story.

Sheriff Grilled over Spiraling Costs, Morale Crisis

Supervisors Take Him to Task for Higher Jail Funding, Recruitment Woes

Supervisors take him to task for higher jail funding and recruitment woes. Read story.

2016 Summer Camp Guide

S.B.'s Complete Guide to Summer Camps

Start your planning with Santa Barbara’s complete guide to all things summer-camp that are fun and will inspire. Read story.

Dog’s Not Dead II

The Latest But Not Greatest on Henry Han Murder Investigation

The latest but not greatest on the Henry Han Murder investigation. Read story.

Jail Staff Face Brutally Long Work Hours

Sheriff Brown Asks for Additional Funding Due to Staff Shortages

Sheriff Bill Brown asks for additional funding due to staff shortages. Read story.

You’d Be a Fool Not to See These Shows

April Fool’s Weekend Features Many Area Acts

April Fool’s weekend features many area acts. Read story.

The Moth Returns to Santa Barbara

Celebrated Storytelling Troupe at the Lobero

The celebrated storytelling troupe hits the Lobero. Read story.

California Matters

A Primer on the Golden State Presidential Primary, Crucial for the First Time in Decades.

Here’s a primer on the Golden State presidential primary, crucial for the first time in decades. Read story.

Inside the Han Family Murders

The Investigation, and the Legacy of Dr. Henry Han

The investigation, and the legacy of Dr. Henry Han. Read story.

Shipbuilding in Sycamore Canyon

Ken and Loretta Minor Spend Quarter-Century Crafting 29-Foot Sailboat

Ken and Loretta Minor spend quarter-century crafting 29-foot sailboat. Read story.

2016 Spring Happenings

Warm Zephyrs Bring an Abundance of Arts, Music, Events, and Fun.

Warm zephyrs bring an abundance of arts, music, events, and fun. Read story.


A New Live/Work/Arts Community Emerges on Garden Street

A new live/work/arts community emerges on Garden Street. Read story.

Let Lyin’ Dogs Sleep

Poodle Denied Face Time with Clinton

The Poodle is denied face time with Clinton. Read story.

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