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Callimachus: a lasting influence on Catullus, Vergil, Horace, Propertius and Ovid

Hymn to Jupiter What force, what sudden impulse thus can make The laurel-branch, and all the temple shake! Depart ye souls profane; hence, hence! O fly Far from this holy place! Apollo’s nigh; He knocks ...

August 5, 2021
For Glass Spells’ Shattered, isolation equals inspiration

Synth-pop group Glass Spells has released a music video for “Shattered,” the title track of the album that drops this week via Negative Gain; the band says it was “inspired by nostalgic synth-driven classics. The ...

August 5, 2021
Communal Coffee’s tempting toast bar

How many times have I potholed my way up University, juddering past this place and watching it transform from a lamp store, think it was, to this so-cool coffee, food, cool-merch emporium, right next to ...

August 5, 2021
Electronic illusions of nocturnal wonderlands

San Diego native Christian Ariza, aka Rad Cat, is a 25 year-old Mexican American DJ and producer turned solo artist. He began writing songs as a teenager, first learning guitar and then studying production techniques, ...

August 5, 2021
Jungle Cruise: 127 minutes to nowhere

There have been movies based on 45 rpm singles (Ode to Billy Joe, Harper Valley P.T.A.) T.V. shows (Downton Abbey, Barney’s Great Adventure), toys (Ouija, The LEGO Movie), and comic books too numerous to mention, ...

August 5, 2021
Sacha Boutros partners with Il Sogno Italiano venue

Three years ago, jazz-vocal chanteuse (and native San Diegan) Sacha Boutros pulled up stakes and moved to Paris, France, frustrated by the lack of opportunity for performance in her hometown. Now she’s back, at least ...

August 5, 2021
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