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Jazz the Dog plays Friday, March 23 at Michael’s on Main
Pop-up goes beyond typical Indian fare while embracing philanthropy
Aza plays Friday, March 16 at Michael’s on Main.
Why the Regrettes’ ‘Feel Your Feelings, Fool’ is having such a big impact on fans
Andy Fuhrman plays Wednesday, March 7 at Michaels on Main
As Blue Summit plays the Santa Cruz Music Festival, big decisions are ahead for frontwoman AJ Lee
Melanie Geist on a more exciting, more local take on meal delivery services
Last September, laid-back local folk-rock singer-songwriter Austin Shaw released his debut album to a packed house at the Kuumbwa. That same year,...
Soulwise plays Friday, Feb. 23 at Moe’s Alley.
After taking last year off, Emily Thomas of Santa Cruz Mountain Brewing’s Twisted Tasting returns
West of Nashville plays Thursday, Feb. 15 at the Crow’s Nest
Bay Area’s Talkie follows up audacious debut with two very different records
Many professional musicians get their start in high school music programs. For Santa Cruz high schoolers with an interest in jazz, they...
R&B sensation is still finding his comfort zone with success
What makes their new White Label bars better than store-bought chocolate?
After leaving her native Santa Cruz to make it in L.A., Taylor Rae finds success and fulfillment back in her hometown
Whiskey West plays feel-good country dance music for folks in Santa Cruz, and they’ll be releasing their debut EP at an upcoming...
Santa Cruz’s fish and chips pop-up that is fit for a Brit
Yaya's Kitchen plays Thursday, Jan. 18 at the Crepe Place.
Laura Burhenn of the Mynabirds takes on the Trump era
Pieces plays Saturday, Jan. 13 at the Crepe Place.
Second location features same philosophy, plus a pizza oven
Cosmic Pinball plays Thursday, Jan. 4 at Moe's Alley.
For Roy Zimmerman, funny songs are a means of political resistance
Animo Cruz's personal reggae style evokes a wide-ranging set of emotions
Urban Theory plays Friday, Dec. 22 at the Crepe Place
Scotts Valley fixture gets new owners and options
Wings Homeless Advocacy is one of eight Santa Cruz Gives nonprofits fighting homelessness