October 26—November 1, 2016
Czech band Please the Trees is full of surprises
Live music picks for the week of October 26, 2016
Win tickets to Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue at the Catalyst on Nov. 12 at SantaCruz.com/giveaways
Treeherder plays Wednesday, Oct. 26 at the Blue Lagoon.
Local writer’s performance ‘Words Dressed & Undressed’ illuminates connection between women’s wardrobes and identity
Maria Semple loves making the rules in her own fictional universes
Historian faces Holocaust denier in timely ‘Denial’
Live music for the week of October 19, 2016
Win tickets to Moustache Harbor at Don Quixote's on Saturday, Nov. 5.
Drifting Compass plays Friday, Oct. 21 at Henfling's
October 19—25, 2016
Bassist Paz Lenchantin on joining the Pixies, scratching her armpits and paying tribute to Kim Deal
Charlie Parr sleeps in his truck, avoids recording studios, and plays gorgeous acoustic blues
Bookshop Santa Cruz commemorates 50 years with parties, talks and new places to read
Ben Affleck riffs on Batman in ‘The Accountant’
WEDNESDAY 10/12 HIP-HOP ZION I + LAFA TAYLOR Oakland born and raised, Zion I rapper Baba Zumbi was recently forced to...
Win tickets to Blitzen Trapper at the Catalyst on Tuesday, Oct. 25
Pan Dulce plays Thursday, Oct 13 at the Crow's Nest.
How Dom Flemons became an ambassador for roots music’s unsung heroes
Suspense speeds along in thriller ‘Girl on the Train’
While the Santa Cruz Comedy Festival hones its laughs, so does its headliner Ian Harris
Rapper dives into personal pain on his new record, and surfaces with a masterpiece
Live music for the week of October 5, 2016
Win tickets to Ian Harris at the Rio Theater on Oct. 16
Apple City Slough Band plays Saturday, Oct 8 at the Catalyst
Textile artist Jody Alexander perfects the Japanese ‘boro’ technique
Bay Area artists celebrate the centennial of the absurdist movement
Pieces don’t quite fit in revenge comedy ‘The Dressmaker’
Controversial ‘Birth of a Nation’ attempts to paint a fuller picture of a real American horror story