Good Old War, a coming together of melody, enchanting folk tunes and Indie rock

If you love Omaha's warm, loving musical scene, prepare yourself for a truly out-of-this-world Indie rock concert experience by Philadelphia-based indie band Good Old War. Made up of the trio Keith Goodwin, Daniel Schwartz, and Tim Arnold, the band is scheduled to play Omaha's Sokol Auditorium along with NeedtoBreathe and Matthew Mayfield on Oct. 24. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased through Ticketmaster. 


“Dear White People” a provocative, nuanced, empathetic look at race issues

By Phil Brown, Contributor “Black people can’t be racist,” claims Sam White in the trailer for “Dear White People.” Tessa Thompson’s portrayal of the militant...

The intention was bass

You can't walk very well (even if you're sober) because the floor is covered in sweat and booze - and maybe even some other bodily fluids. Your ears are ringing and you can't seem to figure out what your friend is saying to you. Your legs feel like jelly and your whole body is aching. Your hair is soaking wet, you may or may not have the shirt on that you originally had at the beginning of the night. Most importantly, you have a grin reaching from ear to ear.


A smile is worth a thousand words

Hi there!  Candi here.  Alright, you got me, my name isn't really Candi.  But behind this mysterious alias and accompanying silhouette, I'm one of you.  I'm a student walking amongst you on the sidewalks, sitting next to you in class and beating you out of that parking spot.  Nice to finally meet you!
I'm here to talk to you about the "L" word.  You know what word I'm referring to.  But first let's clarify that this is not an advice column (however if you'd like my not-so-expert advice anyway, feel free to tweet me- Candi_Dates_).  This is an observation, discussion, inferential column regarding common woes of the dating world.  We can figure this out together, people!  Have an idea you'd like me to talk about?  Let me know!  
 


Blue happy hour celebrates the social experience

Achieving a sort of Western cult status, sushi dining in the modern United States is popular. Tables full of people engage in mastication of the world's slimiest water-dwelling beings, usually while taking part in warm, genuine conversation. Experience has shown me that those with more adventurous tastes are capable of more eclectic social interaction.


Skrillex sells out Sokol

Skrillex, who started out as the front man of post-hardcore California band From First to Last, rocked a sold out crowd July 14 at Sokol Auditorium, with an entirely different sound.


Punk rock band Blink 182 releases highly anticipated new EP

Dec. 18 Blink 182 released a new EP titled "Dogs Eating Dogs."


Top Emmy Nominees are Drama and Fantasy Picks

 

Student Natalie McGovern talks Emmy nominees and provides predictions to one of the most celebrated nights in the television industry.