Arts

Jazz-pop fusion band Mango Melody keeps it light

Jazz-pop fusion band Mango Melody keeps it light

ENCINITAS — Mango Melody is the brainchild of brother and sister duo Mike and Tracey Stockalper.

Exhibits highlight what sculpture is

Exhibits highlight what sculpture is

OCEANSIDE — The Oceanside Museum of Art mega reception on April 12 included five concurrent exhibits, and featured the works of local sculptors Jean Wells and Kenneth Capps.

Film review: The man in the machine

Film review: The man in the machine

A digital Depp is interesting to watch but some connection is lost in ‘Transcendence’

Filmmakers Jason Blum and Mike Flanagan talk “Oculus”

“Oculus” opens in theaters this week and anybody who loves a scary time will get what they ask for. As someone who isn’t a big fan of horror films, I can assure you this one has what it takes to succeed as disturbingly well-made entertainment.

North County arts leaders meet to form regional council

North County arts leaders meet to form regional council

OCEANSIDE — Arts leaders from six North County cities met to discuss efforts to enhance and promote regional arts.

Film Review: ‘Oculus’ scares are in the eye of the beholder

Film Review: ‘Oculus’ scares are in the eye of the beholder

“Oculus” is a brilliant and eerie nightmare.

Film review: ‘Cap’ packs a good punch

Film review: ‘Cap’ packs a good punch

With its strong cast, great action sequences and suspenseful atmosphere, “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” triumphs as commendable blockbuster entertainment in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Surf film festival set to screen at three venues

Surf film festival set to screen at three venues

REGION — The California Surf Festival will be showing three epic surf films at three locations in San Diego County this spring and summer.

Arts Fest boasts biggest year yet

Arts Fest boasts biggest year yet

ENCINITAS — Musicians, dancers, painters and stilt walkers came together for an afternoon of seamless entertainment on March 23.

Film review: ‘Sabotage’ is an arresting disappointment

Film review: ‘Sabotage’ is an arresting disappointment

Even with Schwarzenegger leading the charge, “Sabotage” bites the dust.