Power Songs As Heard Through the Decades

By Natalie Rao The sheer power behind music is incomparable to anything else. A good song can impact our mood in both drastically positive and negative ways – a rumbling beat gets us pumped up to work out, an in-your-face guitar solo gives us chills, poetic lyrics hit us right in the chest… the list goes on and on. From rock to rap and everything … Continue reading Power Songs As Heard Through the Decades

Music Monday: The Senior Year Playlist

By Karina Cuevas Class of 2013 Gators, the time is almost near—and that either scares the living crap out of you or gives you the highest feelings of elation (I’m a mix of both). The last month of the semester before graduation may have you stressed about your post-grad plans and your current classes and exams, but don’t forget what’s most important: enjoying your time … Continue reading Music Monday: The Senior Year Playlist

Music Monday: Fest 12 Playlist

By Dana Burke If you start to notice a weird smell in the air this week, don’t be alarmed. It’s just the crust punks. From Thursday to Sunday, Downtown Gainesville will host thousands of music-lovers, most likely dressed in all black, for The Fest 12. For me, Fest weekend is the best weekend of the year. All my friends come from out of town, the … Continue reading Music Monday: Fest 12 Playlist

Music Monday: Beyond the “Monster Mash”: Halloween Playlist

By Kelsey Meany Are you sick and tired of doing the “Time Warp” over and over again? And we know that the “Monster Mash” is a graveyard smash already. So what are some alternative songs you can add to your Halloween playlist to ensure you aren’t rocking out to “Thriller,” “Ghostbusters” or “I Put a Spell on You” for the millionth time? All of these … Continue reading Music Monday: Beyond the “Monster Mash”: Halloween Playlist

Music Monday: Songs to Get You Through the Week

By Mary Elysee Velasco Mondays: We all dread them. After finally tasting freedom on Friday, the last hours ticking down Sunday night come all too fast. With the hovering thoughts of impending tests, clashing assignment due dates and just simply having to leave bed, Mondays are pretty much a death sentence. But no worries, you’ll get through this like you always do. And here are … Continue reading Music Monday: Songs to Get You Through the Week