Ohio State University is a public research university based out of Columbus, Ohio that was founded in 1870. The Buckeyes are the sports teams that compete on behalf of the school in NCAA Division I athletic games. Though the athletic department hosts a wide variety of teams, it is probably best known for its well performing basketball, baseball and football teams.
Burlington, North Carolina band Big Something has captured the hearts of 21st century jam band fans, winning the Home Grown Music Network's Best Studio Album in 2010. Their debut album, Stories From the Middle of Nowhere covers a wide range of musical styles, from alternative rock to blues and soul. The band is particularly fond of detailing various aspects of their Southern lifestyle, painting a fun, colorful picture of an alternative Southern way of living.