.Mike Huguenor

June 22, 2021

Live Music Makes a Comeback in Santa Cruz County

Venues reopen, but there are still plenty of unanswered questions
January 19, 2021

Bandcamp Wants to Make Streaming Pay for Musicians

Bay Area’s Bandcamp bets on an artist-friendly model in era of paltry streaming payments
As part of Pussy Riot, Nadya Tolokonnikova has experienced nonstop harassment from Russian authorities.
March 10, 2020

Pussy Riot Reaches the Height of Its Power

The Russian punk collective reaches new heights politically and musically
January 28, 2020

Rank Tanky Delivers Gullah-Inspired Music

Traditional music of the Gullah region gets a modern twist
Bandaid Brigade
January 7, 2020

Building on the ’80s Sound with Bandaid Brigade

Former punk rocker Zach Quinn is keeping the best of the '80s sound alive with Bandaid Brigade
Mike Stern
December 10, 2019

How Mike Stern Glued Together a Comeback

After crippling accident, acclaimed jazz guitarist turned to an unconventional remedy
unknown mortal orchestra
November 26, 2019

Music Picks: Nov. 27 – Dec. 3

Santa Cruz County live entertainment picks for the week of Nov. 27
Built to Spill
November 19, 2019

Built to Spill’s Rio Revival

Indie rockers will revisit most acclaimed album on Thursday, Nov. 21