Movie review: Green Room

Jeff Turner ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR It is hard to predict whether Jeremy Saulnier will, in fact, become one of the next big talents; but based...

Local nonprofit helps bring together arts and music community

The idea for Hear Nebraska (HN) is rooted in a bar in Lansing, Mich.  Angie Norman, co-founder of the online publication, came up with the idea of Hear Nebraska in 2010 while brainstorming ideas for her husband, Andrew Norman's, graduate thesis project. In January 2011, the official Hear Nebraska website went live.
"[HN] is mainly a nonprofit music website used to cultivate Nebraska's music and spread it worldwide, which is the ultimate goal," managing editor Michael Todd said.
 


Mavis Staples and Nick Lowe to perform at Holland Center

Kelly Langin ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR Omaha Performing Arts will present Mavis Staples and Nick Lowe in a double-bill concert on March 10 at the Holland...

Q-and-A with local band The Answer Team

The Gateway chatted with local band The Answer Team about who they are, where they've been, their times at UNO and plans for their next big album.


UNO to host show choir festival

Next week UNO will host the 2012 Show Choir Invitational, and the university's vocal music department would like to invite everyone to attend.    


Raven returns to Disney after 10 year hiatus

Adam Abou-Nasr CONTRIBUTOR “Raven’s Home was filmed in front of a live studio audience.” Nice. Raven-Symoné returns as Raven Baxter after a ten-year hiatus—but with company. She’s...

Shedding “The Freshman 15”

Trent Ostrom CONTRIBUTOR For many students entering college, “The Freshman 15” is something they likely experience. While this is an unfortunate situation, there is still the...

UNO public art class embraces uncomfortable world

Danielle Meadows SENIOR REPORTER The smell of sawdust lingers in the air inside UNO’s Ceramics and Sculpture Lab as students shape plywood into cringe-worthy words. David Helm...