Omaha goes goo-goo for Gaga

Love her or hate her, there's no denying how much impact Lady Gaga has had on pop culture. When the famous Mother Monster played for her ‘little monsters' at the Qwest Center Omaha March 17, St Patrick's Day became "St. Gaga Day."


Go Radio a force to be reckoned with

 

Go Radio may be new to the music scene, but front man Jason Lancaster is a veteran when it comes to writing explosive songs that catch the ears of music fans everywhere. The singer and guitarist, formerly of Mayday Parade fame, knows how to write an album that will stick. Go Radio's first full-length album, "Lucky Street," is a perfect taste of pop rock.


Cali Swag District hits Nebraska this weekend

Inglewood, California's Cali Swag District will make their way to Lincoln this Saturday, March 5 along with Nelly, 3OH!3, Sick Puppies, Big Reeno and DJ Dextrious on the Blizzard Tour.


UNO’s Chamber Orchestra gives brilliant performance

UNO's Chamber Orchestra may very well be the university's best-kept secret. During its concert on Feb. 22 in the Strauss Performing Arts Center Recital Hall, that secret was revealed to more than 40 members in the audience who witnessed the small ensemble's extraordinary talent.


MavRadio Column: “Showroom of Compassion” takes the Cake

Over the last 17 years, Cake has released music that spans across many genres and captivates large audiences.  The most recent album by the Sacramento-based band, "Showroom of Compassion," does just that.


A night of classical guitar

UNO's classical guitar players held a fundraiser at the Pizza Shoppe on Feb. 20 to raise money to bring world-renowned guitarist Ricardo Izaoloa. The fundraiser was held from 6 to 10 p.m and featured undergraduate students from the classical guitar department: Melissa Dundis, Jacob Duncan, Ben Eisenberger, Zae Larson, Kevin Sullivan, Max Meyer, Andrew Stickman, Carl Miller, Charles Lime, Blair Koehn and Shawn Daley.

Beatlemania visits UNO

Curly head bouncing up and down, giant grin stretched across his face, fingers strumming the air, attentively mimicking his father's movements on stage, Ryan McGuigan's young son sat in the front row at "Yesterday and Today: The Interactive Beatles Experience" in the Strauss Performing Arts Center this past Saturday night. He embodied the soul of this intimate, personable show - family, friends, camaraderie, participation and pure fun.


‘Idol’ hopeful makes Omaha stop

There are many stops on the road to becoming the next ‘American Idol.' For Caleb Halwey, Omaha is one of them.