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.


Graduate student by day, musician by night

Aaron Jordan is a University of Nebraska Omaha graduate student by day and a musician by night.


Faculty musicians perform

On Jan. 22, UNO held a concert featuring a faculty trio named I, the Siren. The ensemble consists of Shelby VanNordstrand (vocals), Darci Gamerl (oboe) and Stacie Haneline (piano). The trio had an amazing chemistry and played the music to its fullest.
 


Saxophone orgasm

On Feb. 10, Dominic Lalli and Jeremy Salken, aka Big Gigantic, came to The Waiting Room Lounge to show us what they're capable of. That they did, and then some. Some cats in an electro group called Somasphere, who hail from Lincoln, came along. The show started at 9 p.m. and didn't stop until 2 a.m. - you've got to love it when a band appreciates your presence and gives you your money's worth. For 12 bucks, the price was right.


Muse’s ‘2nd Law’ a shining example of the musical eclectic

On September 28, 2012, English alternative rock band Muse released their album 2nd Law. With the rising popularity of the band's new single, "Madness," and their recent performances on shows like Saturday Night Live, Muse is quickly taking over the American music scene.
The sixth studio album release from the trio was to be "something radically different" from their previous albums, according to bassist Christopher Wolstenholme in an interview with UK magazine Karrang!
With the varying blend of genres, radically different it is.
 


Skrillex sells out, moves show to Sokol Auditorium

Dubstep, a new sound taking over the music scene, is known for its intense, low frequencies and strong bass line.  Musical artists like Skrillex are using dubstep to create dynamic and inventive mixes and songs.

 


Eight bands to rock River Riot music festival this Sunday

River Riot is back with a massive lineup for its $25 ticket price. The annual hard-rock music festival -- which is presented by 89.7 The...

Posner concert peters out

Maverick Productions brought Mike Posner and the Brain Trust to Sokol Auditorium on Thursday to perform in front of an estimated crowd of 1,000 people. Posner's performance was electric, set by opener PJ Simas.