Thursday, June 29, 2017

Q&A: Steven Spielberg

Spielberg explains why his new Cold War drama “Bridge of Spies” is relevant today and how being a father gives him the desire to revisit history. Jacky To, UCSD Guardian: What was the most challenging...

Behind the Curtain with the Directors of “VagMo” and “HerStories”

With its controversial title and content, “The Vagina Monologues” is certainly a production laden with shock value. To many, “The Vagina Monologues’” feminism no longer seems relevant, spurring this year’s addition of “HerStories,” featuring...

Daughters of Cinema

“Hope has two beautiful daughters; their names are Anger and Courage. Anger at the way things are, and Courage to see that they do not remain as they are.” -St. Augustine Saoirse Ronan: “Brooklyn” From young-adult novel...

A Sitdown with Fedra Ramirez

While most students at UC San Diego focus on meeting graduate school requirements or obtaining valuable internships, Fedra Ramirez stands out as a musician in love with the gratification and experience that comes with...

Q&A: Young the Giant’s Eric Cannata

Young the Giant, the Irvine-based quintet whose 2010 debut album produced catchy indie rock tunes like “Cough Syrup” and “My Body,” recently released their second album “Mind Over Matter.” Notable for its heavier sound,...

Q&A: City and Colour

Dallas Green of City & Colour answers the UCSD Guardian’s questions before heading back on tour with a new album and a different bluesy-alternative sound. Guardian: “If I Should Go Before You” opens with “Woman.”...

Conversing with Comedians: Pete Holmes & Judd Apatow

Comedy legends Judd Apatow and Pete Holmes were kind enough to grace the UCSD Guardian with their digital presence and meaty answers. Read ahead to learn how these artists — nay, modern philosophers —...

Q&A: Rose Hemingway of “Time and the Conways”

Since making her magical, Theatre World Award-winning Broadway debut as Daniel Radcliffe’s love interest in 2011’s “How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying,” Rose Hemingway has delighted the musical stage as an adorable...

Oh Wonder Feature

After their mellow tone caught the ears of online listeners, the London based songwriting duo finds themselves launched onto an extensive U.S. tour. Having just kicked off their North American tour with a sold out...

A Sitdown with Jason Matkin

Going professional in the music industry requires more than a few investments upfront: cash for studio recordings and equipment, cash for travel, and time to play and perform. It’s a difficult balancing act, especially...