Shallow Side at Shamrock’s Pub

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR Rock enthusiasts are getting another chance to catch a rising band as their tour rolls through Omaha. Shallow Side will be performing...

Local band on the rise: Sherry Drive

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR Students who attended the Sick Puppies concert last year at the Waiting Room may recall one of the opening performances, Sherry Drive,...

Frostival spotlights local bands

Marissa Wiese CONTRIBUTOR Want to make the holiday break rock? Omaha’s Downtown music scene is keeping the beat throughout the student holiday. The Slowdown is a rock...

The Brooke Loose show great promise

Jeff Turner ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR The Broke Loose started out in Omaha’s rock-and-roll underground in the fall of 2012. They cite their main musical influences...

Farm Festival: A celebration of Blackstone District and its revival

Mina Davis CONTRIBUTOR With the Farnam Festival back for its second continuous year celebrating the Blackstone neighborhood, participants were able to experience the area on an...

Wombats rock The Waiting Room lounge

Mina Davis CONTRIBUTOR Four years ago, The Wombats graced Omaha with their presence at the Slowdown to coincide with the release of their latest album, “The...

Junior Boys impress at the Slowdown

Danielle Meadows CONTRIBUTOR Canada-based electropop band Junior Boys performed at the Slowdown Sept. 24, a popular music venue and bar located about 15 minutes from the...

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...