The Growlers: A Look at Brooks Nielsen, his opinion on festivals, and how Ellen DeGeneres became their number one fan.

Seeing The Growlers for my third time, I didn’t know what to expect for this show, and this new album. My usual experience of seeing them live was high energy shows, songs from their albums Hung at Heart and Chinese Fountain, and funky dance moves from the lead singer, Brooks Nielsen. This time, the performance […]

Highway 17 Landslides

Many students here at UCSC live either on campus or within the city of Santa Cruz. Catching the City Metro, riding a bike, or simply walking out of their dorms and straight to class is the most commuting that the average student has to do. I however am not one of those students. I live […]

Tycho at Treasure Island Music Festival

This past October, two of KZSC’s DJs had the opportunity to head up to the Bay Area’s annual Treasure Island Music Festival and sit down with Scott Hansen, the frontman and creator of the ambient electronic band Tycho.

Cherry Glazerr: Sold out show at the Catalyst 2/12

  After three years since their last album, Cherry Glazerr is back in full force with their new album “Apocalipstick”. The new album is full of foot stomping, hard hitting rock reminiscent of the White Stripes and the Runaways.  They’ll be performing songs from this album and more with Slow Hallows and Sundried at the […]

SOB X RBE Interview & Concert Review by riz aka djrsd of KZSC Santa Cruz

  I caught up with the hottest artists on the block right now, from my hometown Vallejo, located in the North Bay Area, SOB X RBE. The group was on tour with Platinum recording artist and producer Sage The Gemini, and they concluded the “West For Winter” tour here with a sold out show at […]