March 2016


Tortuga Music Fest. Announces Rock the Ocean's Conservation Village

Submitted by Woody Graber on Thu, 03/31/2016 - 10:35 am

The fourth annual Tortuga Music Festival, country music’s biggest beach party featuring Blake Shelton, Tim McGraw, and Dierks Bentley, continues to be more than just entertainment.  As the festival celebrates its tremendous oceanfront setting, it also informs concertgoers on the issues impacting the world’s oceans while supporting marine research and conservation.

YMSB | The Catalyst | Santa Cruz | Review

Submitted by Joshua Huver on Thu, 03/31/2016 - 7:25 am

The storied bluegrass quintet Yonder Mountain String Band showered The Catalyst of downtown Santa Cruz, CA in full form on Wednesday night, March 23rd.

One week into their spring tour, Yonder and opening act Polecat are hitting on all cylinders. When asked about up and coming artists Dave Johnston, founding member and banjo player for Yonder, said they haven’t jammed with Polecat – yet.