In Print - A&E

Collecting Wes Anderson with Matt Zoller Seitz

The New York Magazine critic will discuss his new book, The Wes Anderson Collection, this Friday and Saturday in Santa Barbara. Read story.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Isla Vista Offers Some Serious Musical Surprises

Last week’s Jimmy Tamborello deejay set proved to be a cultural event worth writing home about. Read story.

Thursday, February 13, 2014

A New Album for Gardens & Villa

The Santa Barbara quintet hits the road again in support of their new sophomore release, Dunes. Read story.

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Opening Night Aims to Save the World

SBIFF 2014 Kicks Off with Documentary Mission Blue, a portrait of activist Sylvia Earle. Read story.

Thursday, January 30, 2014

Interview: Kevin Barnes

Of Montreal’s headmaster talks San Fran, Sylvia Plath, and suffering for art. The band play UCSB's Hub on Janauary 24. Read story.

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

This Is a Pinback Interview

The San Diego rockers come to Velvet Jones on Monday, January 20. Read story.

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Interview: Ian Svenonius

The iconic rock ’n’ roller returns to the Biko Co-op Garage with Chain & The Gang on January 8. Read story.

Thursday, January 2, 2014

Tommy & The High Pilots Get Their Holiday Party On

Prepare to get your holiday party on this Saturday, December 21. Read story.

Thursday, December 19, 2013

The Lobero Reopens

The fully remodeled Lobero Theatre is back and ready to rock. Read story.

Wednesday, December 11, 2013

Mutiny Studios Brings It Home for the Holidays

Live music, burlesque dancers, and more converge at Seven Bar & Kitchen on December 7. Read story.

Thursday, December 5, 2013

Interview: The Olms

Singer/songwriter Pete Yorn teams up with musician/photographer J.D. King for a new, California-indebted rock album. Read story.

Wednesday, November 27, 2013

Interview: Geographer

The Bay Area trio plays SOhO on Friday, November 22, with Bad Suns. Read story.

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Andrew Bird’s Hands of Glory

Arts & Lectures brings the violinist to Campbell Hall on Thursday, November 21. Read story.

Thursday, November 14, 2013

KCSB Launches Bank Burner Records

Santa Barbara’s Dante Elephante will release the first vinyl on the radio station’s new label. Read story.

Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Santa Barbara Guitar Bar Sets a New Standard

The longtime Instrumental Music manager strikes out on his own to make a high-end guitar shop for the masses. Read story.

Tuesday, October 29, 2013
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