Tunesday: Road trip happiness

“Let’s get away,” your best friend says with a wink and a slight upturn of the lips. You two jump into the car — armed with nothing more than a backpack of clothes and your unquenchable thirst for something wonderful — and go. You keep on for days in the
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Tunesday: A departure

One of these June mornings, you toy with the idea of taking a solitary day. From your window, you watch the herd of summer students scurrying to class, and you decide to separate from them and from everything you know. You shove your roommate’s scuffed speakers into your bag. With
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Tunesday: Homesick

You know that feeling. You’re just going through your day when, all of a sudden, something small reminds you of home, and you’re hit with an unexpected wave of bittersweet nostalgia. Maybe you’re studying abroad for the summer or living someplace totally new for a fancy internship, and you can’t
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Tunesday: morning jams

Mornings are hard. When you’re struggling to roll out of your blanket cocoon and face the harsh reality of an 8 a.m. lecture, you probably need an extra boost to stop pressing snooze. Do yourself a favor — put these jams on as you make those first sleepy attempts at
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Tunesday: A walk to remember

As we all settle into our daily routines, walking to and from classes might get a little monotonous, despite how berserk we all know Berkeley can be. Sometimes the flyers on Sproul don’t do it for you. Sometimes the incense doesn’t do it for you. We understand, which is why
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Tunesday: Inspired by California!

UC Berkeley classes start in two days, meaning summer has officially come to a close, and it’s time to get back on the grind. Here come the gems attached to every fall: feeling a little less freshman-like than the year before, thinking you’ll stay caught up in your classes past
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Tunesday: Soundtrack to the end of summer lovin’

There’s less than one week of summer left before we’re back to textbook shopping, discussion section ice breakers and all of the other wonderful festivities that accompany the fall semester. In other words: there’s less than one week left to show off those #summerbods and Instagram that #summerlovin, so you
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Tunesday: European Electro

Although the US gave rise to the likes of Diplo, Kaskade and Moby, it simply does not stack up with the flocks of producers spilling out of Europe. Everywhere from Scandinavia to the UK to Central Europe acts as a breeding ground for up-and-coming DJs. Therefore, this Tunesday brings you
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Tunesday: Road trip Edition

Whether or not you call The Bay home for the summer, getting away to a place where silence surrounds you should make it to the top of this season’s bucket list. If you’re stuck in Berkeley taking classes, there are plenty of spots within an hour’s distance. Or if making it
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Tunesday: A Cure for June Gloom

With Karl the Fog’s return to The Bay, the reign of June Gloom has officially commenced. Take that time to become a hermit for a minute and recover from the sunburn you probably have from the first days of summer. Or maybe head out of The Bay and settle in
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