gainesville

Alt-Right

Richard Spencer's White Nationalist Mess Is Coming to Florida

Some University of Florida students are terrified of the alt-right firebrand's first campus speech since Heather Heyer's death in Charlottesville.
Francisco Alvarado
10.16.17
Creators: 50 States of Art

Florida Artist Uses Fabric Scraps and Found Objects to Investigate Race

Dana Robinson uses everyday materials to explore of-the-moment issues in Gainesville, FL.
Andrew Nunes
1.31.17
Interviews

An Interview with Jason Guy Smiley, Pineapple Punk King of Gainesville

Jason's the name. Pineapples are his game.
Nick Laugher
11.4.16
Music

What Makes Gainesville So Punk?

A new book explores the sleepy college town that incubated talents like Laura Jane Grace of Against Me! and Chuck Ragan of Hot Water Music.
Allie Conti
10.29.16
friend the police

Florida Police Officer Plays Basketball With Kids After Receiving a Stupid Noise Complaint

It feels like a 90's PSA, but it's still nice.
Liam Daniel Pierce
1.22.16
Premieres

Dye Your Life in Soda's New Video for "New Trash"

Flowers, ice cream, and punk.
John Hill
1.7.16
Interviews

This Gainesville Lawyer Wants to Defend You for All the Dumb Shit You Did at Fest

He plastered flyers all over town. Just in case you get caught with an open container or urinating in public.
Romain Jeanticou
11.3.15
Deep Ass Questions

Exactly How Much PBR Gets Crushed in Gainesville During Fest?

We talked to convenience store owners to find out.
Paul Blest
11.2.15
Florida Stories

Why You Should Never Try to Hide a Runaway Florida Teen in Your Dorm Room

A story of young love, speed, punk rock festivals, low-level crime, and Gainesville.
Allie Conti
10.5.15