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...

Slow Stoics: Psychedelia in full swing

Jeff Turner ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR One night, I was out in Benson. I was going between the bars and was hoping to meet new people....

The Maha Music Festival: Burning Man at home

Jeff Turner ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR I’ve only been to Maha once in 2013, The Flaming Lips were headlining. It was a pretty cool setup, there...

Marissa Nadler Laid Emotions Bare

Charles Turner CONTRIBUTOR I actually had never been to a concert at Reverb Lounge in Benson before. So when I was asked to go cover Marissa...