The Flaming Lips Close Out the Bowl Season with a Bang
Rock ’n’ roll’s beloved psychedelic weirdos close out the S.B. Bowl season on Friday, November 1. Read story.
Dancers, Altars, Surprise Guests Help Jump-Start a New Tradition
Longtime dream becomes spook-tacular reality for Friday’s season-ending concert. Read story.
Poodle Says Don't Be Stupid, Just Vote
...and if you don't vote, you're stupid. Read story.
Sunday Foodie Agenda
Crazy Good Bread or Goodland Kitchen will be serving up some serious gastronomic good times come the weekend’s end. Read story.
Jamie Faletti Realizes a High-End Music Shop for the Masses
The longtime Instrumental Music manager strikes out on his own to make a high-end guitar shop for the masses. Read story.
The UCSB Alum Brings Film to Isla Vista Theatre October 28
Emile Hirsch and Stephen Dorff play troubled brothers in this adaptation of Will Vluatin’s novel. Read story.
Frontman Talks Touring and What Comes Next
As tour comes to a close, Passion Pit’s frontman and guiding force talks honeymoons, collaborations, and what comes next. Read story.
S.B. City Council Election for Dummies
This year's race for S.B. City Council is a contest between the council's rival camps to secure a solid four-vote majority for the next two years. Read story.
Funding for the Free Ride Service Is Drying Up
Funding for the popular free ride service is drying up. Read story.
Local Food Scores an Olive-Oil-Led Menu
Local food scores an olive-oil-led menu. Read story.
Thom Yorke, Nigel Godrich, Flea Return to S.B.
Jack Johnson heads home for a Sunday-night gig at the Arlington Theatre. Read story.
TV Star and Award-Winning Food Geek to Perform at the Granada
The TV star and award-winning food geek will perform at the Granada. Read story.
Santa Barbara Readers Pick a Few of Their Favorite Things
Presented for your approval, just past that signpost up ahead, your next stop: the Three-D Indy Best Of Zone. Read story.
We Gives You the Play-by-Play on This Weekend’s Festival
Not sure who to see and where to see it? Check out our cheat sheet for this weekend’s festival. Read story.
Trekking Mount Lyell Back When Yosemite Was Open
With Yosemite National Park a part of the federal shutdown news, Barney's tempted to hike back up to the melting Lyell Glacier. Read story.