Lifestyle, Web Content

The Real Scoop on Coconut Oil

By Hannah Wisterman Blog Content Contributor As many makeup artists will tell you, the first step to any great makeup look is good skincare. For some of us, this takes a little more work than others, and so hearing reports of a wonder-product that can do it all with drastic results can be really exciting. […]

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Music, Reviews

Lana Del Rey: Lust for Life Review

By Carlos Chavez Music Journalist  Artist: Lana Del Rey Album: Lust for Life Release Date: July 21, 2017 Website: lanadelrey.com It is hard to believe that it has been six years since famous singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey released her homemade vintage music videos for “Video Games” and “Blue Jeans”. Her mysterious, but compelling persona made […]

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Lifestyle, Web Content

How to Purge Your Social Media

By Hannah Wisterman Blog Content Contributor It’s a brave new world we live in, at the height of global capitalism and interconnectedness, where we can completely customize our every last experience. With the power of Amazon and online shopping, we have almost infinite options for what to wear, or how to decorate. With the power […]

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Music, Reviews

Ducktails: Jersey Devil Review

By Giovanni Villalta Music Journalist Artist: Ducktails Album: Jersey Devil Release Date: September 15, 2017 Label: Self-Released Matt Mondanile, the former lead guitarist of Real Estate, returns to the hypnagogic pop scene with his solo project’s new album Jersey Devil. Though Ducktails does not necessarily delve into any new territory that hasn’t already been explored […]

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Food, Web Content

A Freshmen Guide: Food You Can Walk To

By Claire Hansen Blog Content Contributor  If you are one of those lucky souls taking their first steps (or ascending their first flight of stairs) on the Texas State campus this semester, you will soon find that meal swipes and dining halls can get old very quickly. Every college freshman deserves a little variety in […]

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Food, San Maximum, Web Content

San Maximum: Herbert’s Taco Hut

By Austin Cowan Assistant Web Content Manager Herbert’s Taco Hut is a San Marcos Mexican-cuisine favorite. Locals and tourists flock to this little restaurant every day to eat their food. I ate at Herbert’s for the first time last week and was absolutely blown away by how enjoyable my experience was. Here’s why Herbert’s Taco […]

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Lifestyle, Web Content

How to Combat Jealousy in a Relationship

By Brittney Hemmands Blog Content Contributor When in a relationship, we cling on tightly to the person we love. Whether it is just weeks, months, or years into the partnership we all tend to feel possessive over our significant other. In fact, many (if not all of us) have heard quotes such as “what is […]

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Bobcat Radio, Sports

Bobcat Radio Welcomes Sean Pendergast of Triple Threat

By Adam Byerly Sports Reporter The Monday crew discusses Texas State Football’s first game against Colorado. They are joined by Sean Pendergast of The Triple Threat on Sportsradio 610 in Houston to talk Houston sports.The crew talks with the Texas State volleyball team and their winning ways. They also talk about Texas State soccer as […]

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Music, Reviews

Processions: Blush Review

By Lindsey Petterson Music Journalist Artist: Processions Album: Blush Release Date: June 18, 2017 Website: https://processsions.bandcamp.com/releases Texas shoegaze is thriving right now. The scene is packed with unique bands like Glare, Glaze, Walking Misery, Grivo and Processions. Seeing these passionate bands perform is a wild experience that will leave you feeling fuzzy and full. If the […]

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Bobcat Radio, Sports

Jam-Packed Show With Rachel Grout

By Parker Rhea Sports Director The Friday squad goes in on Texas State Football with some audio from Colorado Buffaloes play-by-play announcer Mark Johnson. You can hear Mark talk about the upcoming football game in the first 10 minutes of the show. The following 10 minutes the gang listens in on Bobcats Defensive Coordinator, Randall […]

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Entertainment, Web Content

Bringin’ the Oldies Back at Blue Starlite

By Jashel Negron Blog Content Contributor Do you ever wish you had a time machine and could go back to when times were simpler? When there were Polaroids, music was played on turntables and diners were the go-to place for hangouts? Lucky for you, the Blue Starlite Mini Urban Drive-In makes you feel as if […]

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Interviews, Other Side Drive

Fair City Fire Heat up Other Side Drive

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Producer   Other Side Drive had the honor of interviewing the guys from Fair City Fire. The guys came down from Austin to talk with hosts, Rebecca and Christian, about their recent music and the ongoing tour they are currently doing. Fair City Fire will be performing with […]

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News

San Marcos Remembers

By Aaron J. Derton News Director Firefighters, police and public servants gathered at San Marcos City Hall today to commemorate the events of Sept. 11, 2001. Citizens gathered as police dispatcher Karen Zavala sang the national anthem. Men and women wearing the uniform of San Marcos Fire and Police Departments stood at attention, saluting the […]

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Music, Reviews

Palm: Shadow Expert Review

By Holly Hearn Music Journalist Artist: Palm Album: Shadow Expert Release Date: June 16, 2017 Label: Carpark Records Website: https://palmnewyork.bandcamp.com Cacophony has never sounded sweeter than on the most recent release of Philly’s own art rock-quartet, Palm. Released June 2017, the LP Shadow Expert  follows the band”s previous 2015 album, Trading Basics, where the band embraced art rock […]

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Lifestyle, Web Content

Lost and Found

By Dedrion Weweh Blog Content Contributor Who knew the outdoors could be the elixir of life? I lose myself whenever I am cast into a bund of forest area. Yet I find myself again, but much more gathered and with a deeper sense of mental clarity. Mother Nature’s free gift is right in our backyards […]

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Other Side Drive

Attic Ted Drops into Other Side Drive

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Producer Before his performance at KTSW and Buzzmill’s Hot Starry Nights kickoff concert, Attic Ted came by the KTSW studio to talk about his eclectic music and eccentric theatrical performance art. Attic Ted is staying busy with several future concerts, including a tour in Europe. His one of […]

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Interviews, Other Side Drive

American Youthworks Visits Other Side Drive

By Kimberly Clay Other Side Drive Executive Producer Other Side Drive hosts, Alex and Barbara, invite Samantha Alcozer and Michael Torres into the studio to talk about American Youthwork’s two programs: Youthbuild and Texas Conservation Corps. Their mission is “to provide young people with opportunities to build careers, strengthen communities, and improve the environment through […]

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Entertainment, Web Content

The Secret to Getting Everything You Want

By Brittney Hemmands Blog Content Contributor What if you could have everything you wanted just by asking for it? Majority of people would say it is impossible, but Rhonda Byrne says the complete opposite. In fact, in her book and movie The Secret, she explains it is our innate nature to attract what we want. […]

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Music, Reviews

Ween’s The Mollusk : 20 Years Later

By Clayton Ambrose Music Journalist Artist: Ween Album: The Mollusk Label: Elektra Release Date: June 21, 1997 This is probably not the first 20th anniversary article you have read this year, and it certainly will not be the last. If it is not one of the many retrospectives on Radiohead’s OK Computer, you might see […]

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