Monday, March 27, 2017

Concert Review: Cage the Elephant

When it comes to live performances, Kentucky rockers Cage the Elephant don’t mess around. The four-piece, alongside supporting acts Sunflower Bean and Portugal. The Man, paid San Diego a visit last Wednesday at the...

Summer 2016 Entertainment Preview

FILMS The Light Between Oceans Director: Derek Cianfrance Starring: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander, Rachel Weisz Release date: Sept. 2, 2016 In the wake of World War I, a psychologically scarred lighthouse keeper and his barren wife find a baby...

Songs of the Week

Song of the Week: “What's It Gonna Be?” by Shura U.K. artist Shura masters the art of crafting the perfect pop piece with her latest single “What’s It Gonna Be?” The song stays true to...

Mixtape Review: “Coloring Book” by Chance The Rapper

Rating: B Release Date: May 12, 2016 If “Acid Rap” gave us the youthful, “hakuna matata” version of Chance the Rapper, his newest mixtape “Coloring Book” shows him exploring the transition into adulthood, a necessary consequence...

Songs of the Week

Song of the Week: “Ain’t No Man” by Avett Brothers Part folk anthem, part gospel spiritual, “Ain’t No Man,” the latest single from the Avett Brothers, brims with good-natured charm underlined by a bouncing bassline....

Album Review: “A Moon Shaped Pool” by Radiohead

Rating: A Release Date: 5/8 Our past experiences with Radiohead have taught us to expect the unexpected. We’ve learned to untrain our ears, to take our ration of artwork and leave, and to listen, then listen...

Album Review: “Views” by Drake

Rating: A- Release Date: 4/29 Major releases from big artists have consistently demarcated 2016’s cultural landscape, at least for a few weeks each, usually leaving nothing behind but remnants of a much-debated marketing campaign and a...

Album Review: “Delusions of Grand Fur” by Rogue Wave

Rating: B Release Date: 4/29 You might have heard of their hit “Lake Michigan” off “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” soundtrack, but if you dig deeper into the band’s music, you’ll find that there’s more...

Meet the Lineup 2016

Paradise (12:40 - 1:10) Paradise Khatibi looks to ignite whatever crowd assembles at 12:40 p.m. on Sun God Saturday. In contrast to the vast majority of UCSD students on the fast track to careers in...

Ranking Sun God’s Past Headliners

Coheed and Cambria (2008) Perhaps “Coheed and Cambria” is simply a band that will never appeal to large swaths of concertgoers. After all, few bands would proudly advertise that their lyrics are pulled from a...

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