New homeless coalition’s ideas overlap with a nascent city report
With a welder, he built two ‘rail bikes’ designed to ride the coastal line
Tired plays Monday, May 15 at Caffe Pergolesi
“‘Surf Rider’ seems like it’s going to be a happy song,” says Roby Behrens with a straight face and a mischievous glint....
Group has until the end of April to raise money to buy new spot on the airwaves
How Santa Cruz hip-hop artist Ra.be is using artistic collaboration to support clean water for everyone
Amid concerns, the short-term rental committee drags on into uncertain territory
The Kills celebrate 15 years of unlikely success turning lo-fi blasts of minimalist rock into indie anthems
Santa Cruz women fought for midwifery rights beginning in the 1970s, paving the way for today’s progress
Local activists discuss their trip to protest site at Peace United Church
The Legendary Shack Shakers are keeping Americana dangerous
How Jan Harwood, a nuclear activist, found her voice as political songwriter
Worship plays Wednesday, Jan. 11 at the Blue Lagoon
Locals weigh options for community action in the Trump presidency
Local soul group releases debut album of original songs
The Mind Body Awareness Project, which Noah Levine started in Santa Cruz, is reopening its local branch
In both sound and philosophy, Rising Appalachia is blazing a new path in roots music
Rise Up plays Saturday, Nov. 5 at the Blue Lagoon.
Local nonprofit helps vets reconnect with the community holistically
Fulminate plays Friday, Sept 30 at the Poet & the Patriot.
Sanders organizers rolled out a platform, but critics have cried foul on several of the specifics
Once-popular sentencing reform is being blamed for a rise in crime
Santa Cruz hops on what could be a growing trend of vegan comedy
Should local governments take their message straight to the people?
Does anyone write more songs than the Blank Tapes’ Matt Adams?
Longtime Santa Cruz scenesters unite for perspective-shaking project
Fountain of Bile play Friday, June 17 at the Blue Lagoon.
Bernie Sanders speaks as California Primary nears
Public radio station works to save itself and prepare for a sale at the same time
Former mayor Gayle Ortiz looks to the future with Vision Capitola