‘Illuminations’ – a light from a higher window

Last Monday morning saw two hours of sleep and a big psychology test. All of these stresses suddenly seemed distant and unimportant when I ventured out into a mild November morning to buy a copy of Josh Groban's fifth studio album, "Illuminations." 


ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Taylor Swift doesn’t give a damn about her “Reputation”

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Taylor Swift and I have a history. The first time I heard her music, I was actually planning on purchasing a Carrie...

Zach Myers of Shinedown will be performing in Omaha on Feb. 10

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR Zach Myers from the rock band Shinedown will be coming to Omaha’s Shamrock’s Pub on Friday. While known for his role as a...

Frank Ocean’s new album “Blonde”: Collection highlight’s Ocean’s identity struggle

Danielle Meadows CONTRIBUTOR After four long years, Frank Ocean fans can finally stop asking where the new album is. “Blonde” was released a little over a...

J. Cole shuns industry norms in revolutionary album

By Nick Beaulieu, Editor-In-Chief “Do you want to be… happy?” It’s a question with an obvious answer at face value. But it’s the recurring phrase throughout the intro...

Leola’s brings music, community for 30 years

Ciara Watson CONTRIBUTOR With the recent passing of Leola McDonald, owner of Leola’s Records and Tapes, it’s not just a loss for the north Omaha community,...

MAHA: A genuine experience for dedicated fans

The summer music off-season was somewhat controversial for the MAHA music festival this year.


Florence + the Machine stunning in new album, ‘Ceremonials’

It's rare that a musician releases an album and every track is brilliant, but Florence + the Machine has done just that with its latest album, "Ceremonials."