By: Kelsa Ross Okay, so personally, I’ve found that prog-rock can be pretty hit-or-miss and Gainesville’s own Aquanova definitely pumped out a hit with their single 'Kuzingi 9'. I’m serious, it’s incubus-sounding-modern-underwater-space-prog-rock at its finest. The track begins with a psychedelic, almost-biblical, chord which as quickly as it appears, glisses, beaming us up … Continue reading Aquanova Releases Single: “Kuzingi 9”
By: Ian Maikisch This is the fifth episode of our new mini web series called, “Bards in Bars Getting Beer.” For this episode we spoke with Stephanie Elkin (Out-going president) and Mikaela Sheerin (In-coming president) from Swamp Records at Loosey's Downtown over a few good ales. Swamp Records is an awesome student-run record label based at … Continue reading Bards In Bars Getting Beer Ep 6: Swamp Records Interview
By: Graham Johnson King Complex (Urban Dictionary): Similar to god complex, but the difference is instead of feeling that since they are above everyone they should act snooty, these people believe they have the right to act as king.They feel it is their duty as a superior person to lead and take care of all under them.They tend to … Continue reading Q&A: King Complex Talks Music, Their Crazy Visuals and Costumes.
By: Lindsy Carrasquillo What great performances by everyone last week at the Swamp Records Showcase over at Heartwood Soundstage. Here are just some of the amazing acts that played. Whale Feral Just Neighbors FlipTurn King Complex Savants Of Soul Retrolux DVWEZ https://www.facebook.com/SwampRecordsUF/ https://www.facebook.com/Heartwoodsoundstage/
By: Graham Johnson So, there was another show at the Shit Mansion. My condolences sincerely go out to any of you who happened to miss it. It was a fuzzy flashback to a sound and emotion that were heard last 20 years prior. Soaked in the discordant and emotionally charged tracks of 'Sad Jeremy & … Continue reading Apocalypse House Show At Shit Mansion
By: Graham Johnson and Ian Maikisch This is the fifth episode of our new mini web series called, “Bards in Bars Getting Beer.” For this episode we spoke with Vi Viana from the local Gainesville band Gutless. Their new record, "Some Voids", has been described as "It’s a bit of an emotional roller coaster, but I … Continue reading Bards In Bars Getting Beer Ep 5: Gutless Interivew
By: Ian Maikisch https://open.spotify.com/user/bbc_playlister/playlist/1sOdY4PTcohWR4eHeIPh5J Vinyl is once again a billion dollar industry. With re-pressings happening everyday, you can now get a brand new copy of albums like Dr. Dre's "The Chronic" or even Robert Johnson's "Down at The Crossroads." With new artists endorsing the medium, like Jack White, it's no wonder why vinyl records are … Continue reading This Saturday, Hear Again Records Hosts Record Store Day For Gainesville