Pop & Rock

Freestyle Explosion at the Bowl

Nu Shooz, Taylor Dayne, and Five More Dance Acts Play Saturday, July 7

Nu Shooz, Taylor Dayne, and five more dance acts play Saturday, July 7. Read story.

Neil Young Plays Pop-Up Shows in Santa Barbara

Rock-and-Roll Legend Performs Three Nights at the Lobero

The rock-and-roll legend performed three consecutive nights at the Lobero. Read story.

Easter Teeth Say Farewell for Now

Venerable Experimental Punk Duo Plays Whiskey Richards Before Hiatus

The venerable experimental punk duo will play Whiskey Richards before a hiatus. Read story.

Kip Nelson Makes ‘Waves After Work’

The Olés Guitarist Releases Excellent EP

The Olés guitarist releases an excellent EP. Read story.

Slightly Stoopid Returns to the Bowl

Genre-Bashing Band on Tour for New Record

Genre-bashing band on tour for its new record, ‘Everyday Life, Everyday People.’ Read story.

Sugarland Gives Spectacular Performance

Country Pop Duo Is Back After Five-Year Hiatus

Country pop duo is back and better than ever after five-year hiatus. Read story.

Solstice Weekend Kicks Off Summer

Festival Favorites; Plus Nattali Rize & Jah9, Alonzo Delano, and More

Festival favorites; plus Nattali Rize & Jah9, Alonzo Delano, and more. Read story.

Los Lobos to Play Ojai’s Libbey Bowl

Steve Berlin Talks Hits and Early ‘80s L.A. Music Scene

Keyboardist/saxophonist Steve Berlin talks band’s hits and coming up in the early 1980s L.A. music scene. Read story.

John Butler Trio Plus on Tour for Upcoming Album

Aussie Jam Band Plays the Granada June 18

Aussie jam band plays The Granada Theater on June 18. Read story.

Tom Jones Gives Powerful Set at the Bowl

Iconic Welsh Singer Shows Why He’s Sold 100 Million Records

As comfortable with pop as he is with soul, blues, R&B, rock and roll, and gospel, Jones revealed why he has sold more than 100 million records worldwide. Read story.

Clean Spill Kicks Off June with New EP

Also: Shows by State Flower, Easter Teeth, and Slanted Land

Also: shows by State Flower, Easter Teeth, and Slanted Land Read story.

Sugarland Returns from Five-Year Hiatus

Kristian Bush Talks Solo Projects and Reuniting with Jennifer Nettles

Kristian Bush talks solo projects and reuniting with Jennifer Nettles. Read story.

Sanderlings Hatch Debut Album

Pop-Punk Band Celebrates with Breakfast Culture Club Show

The pop-punk band will celebrate with a Breakfast Culture Club show. Read story.

War and George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic

Famed Funkmasters at the Santa Barbara Bowl

A pair of famed funkmasters at the Santa Barbara Bowl Read story.

BottleRock Music Festival 2018

Napa Valley’s Three-Day Event Offers Great Tunes, Food, and Drinks

Napa Valley’s annual three-day event offers great tunes, delicious food, and delightful drinks. Read story.

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