Why the Regrettes’ ‘Feel Your Feelings, Fool’ is having such a big impact on fans
Live music highlights for the week of March 7, 2018. THURSDAY 3/8 HAWAIIAN MASTERS OF HAWAIIAN MUSIC The connection between Santa...
Andy Fuhrman plays Wednesday, March 7 at Michaels on Main
The textured beauty of pianist Fabian Almazan’s jazz reflects his cosmic inspiration
Live music highlights for the week of February 28, 2018. WEDNESDAY 2/28 JAZZ MILES ELECTRIC BAND Miles Davis landed at the...
Last September, laid-back local folk-rock singer-songwriter Austin Shaw released his debut album to a packed house at the Kuumbwa. That same year,...
Wild ensemble brings a whole new approach to Coltrane’s oft-covered ‘A Love Supreme’
With a new album due out and a new sound, reinvigorated Squirrel Nut Zippers catch second wind
Live music highlights for the week of February 21, 2018.
Johanna Warren incorporates plant-spirit medicine and local herbalists in her shows
West of Nashville plays Thursday, Feb. 15 at the Crow’s Nest
Bay Area’s Talkie follows up audacious debut with two very different records
Music highlights for the week of February 7, 2018.
R&B sensation is still finding his comfort zone with success
Fulminante is a melting pot of sound that befits their powerful moniker
Live music highlights for the week of January 31, 2018. WEDNESDAY 1/31 A CAPPELLA LADYSMITH BLACK MAMBAZO Little was known about...
After leaving her native Santa Cruz to make it in L.A., Taylor Rae finds success and fulfillment back in her hometown
Our picks for the best live music in Santa Cruz County for the week of January 24-30, 2018.
Ryan Boldt brings a stonemason’s approach to songwriting
Music highlights for the week of January 17, 2018.
Laura Burhenn of the Mynabirds takes on the Trump era
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.