Music Monday: Famous Band Side Projects

By Brock Seng Side projects usually suck. Let’s be honest here. A lot of us don’t listen to side projects. It’s from the theory: if you support a side project then that’ll become the main band and you’ll lose the bigger band. Hence, Gorillaz. I’m here to tell you that theory is wrong. Side projects are very much present in today’s music scene. And a … Continue reading Music Monday: Famous Band Side Projects

Swamp Talk: The Dos And Don’ts of Getting Inked and Having Tattoos

By Brock Seng You’re in college and you’re ready to get a tattoo. Your parents aren’t around anymore. Who’s going to stop you? No one. It’s time to get inked. So, you walk into the shop and there are big burly guys everywhere. They’re covered in tattoos from, literally, head to toe. They have chains hanging out of their tunnels in their ears. You walk … Continue reading Swamp Talk: The Dos And Don’ts of Getting Inked and Having Tattoos

Music Monday: Playlists to Get You through Any Situation

By Brock Seng It’s Sunday night and you’re sitting behind your computer on iTunes messing around because you want some new music. You’re wondering what to buy but you just don’t know. You want something that speaks to you; something that will capture your heart and soul; something that you can just pull out whenever you feel down and out. Or happy. Or joyous. Or … Continue reading Music Monday: Playlists to Get You through Any Situation

Wellness Wednesday: Straight Edge Living

By Brock Seng For this week’s Wellness Wednesday post, instead of an alternative way of eating or exercising, it’s an alternative way of living your life. It’s a way of living by cutting out the bad stuff, not sugar and sweets, but the really bad stuff: drugs, alcohol and tobacco. We all know that alcohol is bad for your liver, drugs are bad for, well, … Continue reading Wellness Wednesday: Straight Edge Living

Swamp Talk: Gainesville’s Best Sushi

By Brock Seng While I have been at UF I have grown quite a taste for sushi, specifically any kind of eel-based roll. There is something about the chewy texture of eel and the “extreme” fish flavor that comes along with it that makes any sushi roll superb. Sushi in general is an absolutely amazing creation that deserves to be at the table while dining … Continue reading Swamp Talk: Gainesville’s Best Sushi

Music Monday: Mayday Parade, A Day to Remember Release New Albums

By Brock Seng The past week in music has been absolutely insane. The train-wreck that is Miley Cyrus released her new CD “Bangerz,” Korn reunited with Brian “Head” Welch for their new CD, “The Paradigm Shift” and former Hey Monday lead singer and The Voice winner Cassadee Pope released her debut solo album “Frame By Frame.” But, more importantly, the lawsuit delayed album by Ocala’s … Continue reading Music Monday: Mayday Parade, A Day to Remember Release New Albums