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Rainbow Kitten Surprise: Live at the Santa Barbara Bowl

Monday, June 20th, 2022
Words by: Yousef Srour, Internal Music Director Composed of Ela Melo, Darrick “Bozzy” Keller, Ethan Goodpaster, Jess Haney, and Charlie Holt, the five members together make up Rainbow Kitten Surprise. Everyone in Santa Barbara knew their names and chanted for them when they came on stage. It’s Ma [...]
Words by: Yousef Srour, Internal Music Director Composed of Ela Melo, Darrick “Bozzy” Keller, Ethan Goodpaster, Jess [...]

Live at The Music Box: Skegss

Tuesday, April 26th, 2022
The crowd roared. The Aussie group needed no introduction as the crowd rippled with mosh pits opening up. The crowd bristled with excitement as their favorite band finally came to their home after two years of being unable to tour due to COVID. The magic of Skegss could e [...]
The crowd roared. The Aussie group needed no introduction as the crowd rippled with mosh pits opening up. [...]

KCSB Presents: Coco & Clair Clair!!!!

Friday, October 01st, 2021
KCSB INVITES YOU TO ATTEND THE FIRST IN-PERSON SHOW WE'VE HOSTED IN OVER TWO YEARS ☆♬○♩●♪✧♩✧♪●♩○♬☆ KCSB is inviting all on-campus music lovers to our first live concert since Winter 2020, featuring Atlanta pop-rap duo Coco & Clair Clair. Channeling retro-futuristic [...]
KCSB INVITES YOU TO ATTEND THE FIRST IN-PERSON SHOW WE'VE HOSTED IN OVER TWO YEARS ☆♬○♩●♪✧♩✧♪●♩○♬☆ & [...]

GALEN TIPTON X KCSB INTERVIEW

Wednesday, July 14th, 2021
KCSB’s Promotions Director Ryan Miller sat down with electronic artist Galen Tipton (aka recovery girl) to discuss her artistic vision, newest projects, and viral success on TikTok. Watch, listen, or read to learn more! Ryan: Welcome everyone to 91.9 KCSB-FM in Santa Barbara! My name is Ryan [...]
KCSB’s Promotions Director Ryan Miller sat down with electronic artist Galen Tipton (aka recovery girl) to discuss her a [...]

IN PICTURES: SASAMI AT SOHO 2/26

Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
Photos and words by Kiyomi Morrison Known for her time playing synth in L.A. rock band Cherry Glazer, and opening for acts like Mitski, Soccer Mommy, Blondie, Snail Mail, and more -- Sasami has earned her place in the industry long before her recent foray as a solo artist. Her debut self-titled a [...]
Photos and words by Kiyomi Morrison Known for her time playing synth in L.A. rock band Cherry Glazer, and opening for [...]

Show Review: The Japanese House with Art School Girlfriend @ The Fonda

Tuesday, May 28th, 2019
On Monday, May 13 at The Fonda in Los Angeles, Goldenvoice and UCLA radio presented The Japanese House with an opening set by Art School Girlfriend. The sold out concert had a long line even as Art School Girlfriend, the opener, started her set. Both The Japanese House and Art School Girlfriend are [...]
On Monday, May 13 at The Fonda in Los Angeles, Goldenvoice and UCLA radio presented The Japanese House with an opening s [...]

Show Review: Big Thief at the Fonda Theater on 5/3/19

Friday, May 03rd, 2019
On May 2nd, four-piece indie-rock band Big Thief headlined The Fonda theater the night before the release of U.F.O.F., their third full-length album. Singer-songwriter Victoria Williams opened the show with a performance that was unarguably quirky, charming, and wholesome. As her band left the stage [...]
On May 2nd, four-piece indie-rock band Big Thief headlined The Fonda theater the night before the release of U.F.O.F., t [...]
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Show Review: Mogwai at the Theatre at the Ace Hotel on Jan. 18th, 2017

Monday, January 30th, 2017
Ever-evolving sonically, Scottish band Mogwai have scored three films in addition to releasing eight studio albums. Beginning as a rock-centered band with an atmospheric and enveloping sound, their evolution into soundtrack work is a natural progression for the band. On January 18th, they perfor [...]
Ever-evolving sonically, Scottish band Mogwai have scored three films in addition to releasing eight studio albums. [...]

Show Review: Hinds at Velvet Jones on 10/17/16

Saturday, January 16th, 2016
As the saying goes, girls are made of sugar, spice, and everything nice, right? Now, we all know that women are creatures far exceeding these basic ingredients, but add some cherry-red lipstick, high-tops, an oversized t-shirt, and a cigarette or two, and we might just have something that resemb [...]
As the saying goes, girls are made of sugar, spice, and everything nice, right? Now, we all know that women are crea [...]

Show Review: Anna Meredith and Steve Hauschildt at the Pico Union Project

Thursday, January 14th, 2016
Award-winning Scottish composer and musician Anna Meredith performed her first ever gig in the United States at an unconventional space in downtown Los Angeles, CA. Meredith and her four bandmates were flanked on the bill by acclaimed experimental artists Steve Hauschildt (also performing in Los [...]
Award-winning Scottish composer and musician Anna Meredith performed her first ever gig in the United States at an u [...]
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