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KZSC Show Reviews: Mikal Cronin

The notion that Monday’s are destined to terminally suck, no matter what you do, can be quickly unraveled by a mad, impulsive dash up the Highway in search of adventure and rad tunes. Luckily for me, a surprise stop by renowned rocker Mikal Cronin at Felton’s dingy dive bar Don Quixote’s gave me the perfect […]

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May 24: Quintron and Miss Pussycat

The human joy factory known as, Quintron will load his customized B-3 Hammond organ into The Crepe Place, and play that beautiful machine with wild abandon on Sunday, May 24th.

You will be compelled to dance, since it will be the only way to match the energy of his performance. Oh yes, everyone will sweat!

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Cultural celebration at UCSC

“We all smile in the same language” That’s this year’s tagline for UCSC’s Multicultural Festival. What better way to discover a little piece of their experience than through our most common human enjoyments: food and music!

This year’s featured artists are: Rocky Rivera and La Santa Cecilia.

The Multicultural Festival will take place this Saturday, May 16th from 12pm-6pm. Open to all, a great family event! The festival takes place at Oakes College’s lower lawn.

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Jazz Charts & Adds – Early May

We’ve got some older stuff and some very recent stuff topping our recent charts. Tigran is back, and so is Mary Lou Williams apparently! Kamasi Washington’s excellent album is up there, too, thankfully. Have a great week and if you still have midterms, good luck!   Top Ten: 1 TIGRAN HAMASYAN Mockroot Nonesuch 2 MARY […]