Our picks for the best live music for the week of January 10, 2018.
A search for empathy, 10 minutes at a time, in two nights of ‘8 Tens @ 8’
Bassist Victor Wooten believes in intuition and improvisation over musical indoctrination
Offbeat love story soars in bewitching ‘Shape of Water’
Win tickets to Tommy Castro & the Painkillers
Cosmic Pinball plays Thursday, Jan. 4 at Moe's Alley.
Live music highlights for the week of January 3, 2018.
The Santa Cruz Chamber Players takes on Czech composers in Aptos
For Roy Zimmerman, funny songs are a means of political resistance
Live music highlights for the week of December 27, 2017
Win tickets to Pacific Mambo Orchestra on Saturday, Jan. 6 at Cocoanut Grove
Animo Cruz's personal reggae style evokes a wide-ranging set of emotions
Rian Johnson’s ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ picks up right where we left off
As he returns with Camper Van Beethoven and Cracker, David Lowery explains the art of writing a song about his band’s former...
The Brothers Comatose go full cowboy for ride-along video, mini-tour
Urban Theory plays Friday, Dec. 22 at the Crepe Place
Weird rhythms, uneven tone derail Woody Allen’s ‘Wonder Wheel’
Our picks for the best live music for the week of December 20, 2017.
Local jewelry maker and gallery owner has long history in Santa Cruz
Legendary local punks to play their first shows in six years
Win a pair of dinner packages to China Cats NYE bash at Don Quixote's
Jacob & The Ghost Train plays Thursday, Dec. 14 at the Crepe Place
Crackpot Hollywood dream spawns weird cult hit in funny ‘The Disaster Artist’
Live music highlights for the week of December 13, 2017.
Condensed ‘Christmas’ Carol delivers holiday spirit in lively solo ‘Scrooge’
For their new album, the New Up went from laundry soap jingles to an accidental critique of the Trump era
Psychic Astro Club plays Friday, Dec. 8 at the Crepe Place.
Win tickets to Charlie Hunter Trio on Dec. 18 at Kuumbwa.
McDormand superb as fierce mom in director Martin McDonagh’s latest
In politically troubled times, comedian finds new confidence and weird optimism