Bassist Victor Wooten believes in intuition and improvisation over musical indoctrination
Live music highlights for the week of January 3, 2018.
For Roy Zimmerman, funny songs are a means of political resistance
Live music highlights for the week of December 27, 2017
Live music highlights for the week of December 13, 2017.
For their new album, the New Up went from laundry soap jingles to an accidental critique of the Trump era
Iconic at-rock band plays the Catalyst as reunion shows no sign of slowing down
Brooklyn band brings electropop tales of love and betrayal to Santa Cruz
The best live music for the week of November 22, 2017.
Sasha's Money play Friday, Nov. 24 at the Crow’s Nest
Are Scale the Summit metal, or just jazz with distortion?
Heavy metal space aliens GWAR return to the Catalyst on Friday, Nov. 17.
All that married duo Love Jerks needs is each other, songs about their love, and this lamp
Live music highlights for the week of November 8, 2017.
Lewis Rogers of Busman’s Holiday explains why the former busking duo went orchestral
7 Come 11 play Tuesday, Nov. 7 at the Crepe Place
Iron Reagan is a one-band metal marathon
Amid shakeups on the local music venue scene, Miller has started booking shows at Michael's on Main
Live music highlights for the week of October 18, 2017.
Bay Area regular DeVeaux brings high-energy dance music to Santa Cruz
Taking inspiration from the late Tom Petty, the Coffis Brothers are making their mark beyond Santa Cruz
Live music highlights for the week of October 4, 2017.
The Jon Stickley Trio wants to buck the Americana trends
Live music highlights for the week of September 27, 2017.
Middle Kids found quick success with their song ‘The Edge of Town.’ What’s next?
Luz Elena Mendoza speaks out in a whole new way on Y La Bamba’s latest record
Sol Nova plays Friday, Sept. 15 at Don Quixote’s.
Indie folk band comes out of its cocoon for debut album and headlining tour
Live music highlights for the week of September 6, 2017.
How Oliver ‘Tree’ Nickell overcame ups and downs and hit the big time with new album