santa barbara bowl Sting Concert in Santa Barbara Postponed Due To Illness By Lance Orozco • Oct 9, 2018 A major concert planned for the South Coast Tuesday night featuring rock music star Sting has been cancelled, because of illness. Sting and Shaggy were set to perform at the Santa Barbara Bowl. Pop Star Katy Perry Doing Thomas Fire Benefit At Santa Barbara Bowl By Lance Orozco • Mar 14, 2018 Listen Listening... / 0:43 KCLU's Lance Orozco reports pop star Katy Perry is doing a concert in her hometown of Santa Barbara to benefit Thomas Fire and flood relief efforts One of the world’s biggest pop music stars is returning home to the South Coast to do a benefit for Thomas Fire and flood survivors, and first responders. Katy Perry will perform at the Santa Barbara Bowl in May. Bob Dylan To Perform In Santa Barbara By KCLU Staff • Mar 10, 2016 Two of rock music’s most legendary names will perform on the South Coast this spring. Paul Simon and Bob Dylan have both scheduled performance at the Santa Barbara Bowl.