After an ill-fated solo detour, Ryan Kattner brings back the weird magic of his band
Local short-play festival returns with new slices of life
Blazeen and Tribe play Moe’s Alley on Sunday, Jan. 13.
Live music highlights for the week of Jan. 9, 2019
Beat movement muse passes away at age 92
Jake Desrochers of Lonely Kings talks ’90s origins and supergroup reunion
Small virtues celebrated in immersive portrait of Mexico City
Win tickets to see 'Blues is a Woman' at Kuumbwa Jazz.
Live music highlights for the week of Jan. 2, 2019
Author and former UCSC professor’s new book digs into the Gold Rush
¡No Acción! plays the Crepe Place on Friday, Jan. 4.
Revisiting a historic royal rivalry
Smith & Tegio plays Friday, Dec. 28 at Santa Cruz Mountain Brewery
How three nonprofits help students learn about arts, culture and themselves
Live music highlights for the week of Dec. 26, 2018
Critic picks, from ‘Blindspotting’ to ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’
If nothing else, at least 2018 was a great year for the arts
California soul pioneers play Dec. 30 and 31 at Moe’s Alley
Harpin and Clark plays Michael's on Main on Friday, Dec. 21
The singer-songwriter-bassist has worked with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Kenny Loggins
The county’s new poet laureate wants to push poetry out of its comfort zone
Live music highlights for the week of Dec. 19, 2018
Great performances fuel uneven comedy set in Queen Anne’s England
Christmas With the Misfits happens Dec. 16 at the Catalyst
Weekend of performances Dec. 14-16 pass the torch to new director
Live music highlights for the week of Dec. 12, 2018
‘Shine!’ brings aerial action to the Wrigley Building
Portland artist brings a new take on bluegrass to Santa Cruz
Director Julian Schnabel takes a feverish look at Van Gogh’s creativity
The Wildcat Mountain Ramblers play Michael's on Main on Dec. 6.