Category Archives: Entertainment

Matt & Kim’s Lightning brightens music scene

Two years after releasing their second album, Matt & Kim are back in action with their new LP Lightning. True to their roots, the duo has incorporated their classic mixture…

Carmel Film Festival involves students, big names

With its “It’s Complicated!” theme, the Carmel Arts and Film Festival will host a celebration from Oct.10-14 focusing on pop culture hardships in the arts. Carmel High School will be…

The Sandpiper is on the hunt for the best burger in town

Over the past weeks, I visited four local burger-serving restaurants— Rio Grill, Islands Fine Burgers and Drinks, 400 Degrees Gourmet Burgers and Fries and r.g. Burgers—where I ordered a medium-rare…

The Killers’ Battle Born wins battles, loses war

From the opening notes of Battle Born, the latest effort by Las Vegas rock quartet The Killers, it’s clear that something has changed. Revivalist ’70s arena rock and bombastic, indie-sounding…