Local bands to rock for a cause

On Saturday, drills will be swapped with guitars, table saws will be replaced by keyboards and work gloves will be traded in for a microphone and maybe a little whiskey as five area bands engage in a night of tunes to support Habitat for Humanity of Omaha.


Solo no more: An interview with Luke Temple of Here We Go Magic

Here We Go Magic bloomed from the heart of singer/songwriter Luke Temple, and over the past year and a half, it has evolved into an ensemble, working together and inspiring each other to play and create great music. After pulling together a group of musicians to record songs which Temper  wrote, the band released a self-titled album as Here We Go Magic in March 2009.

 


Graduate student by day, musician by night

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


Countdown to MAHA

If you think Stinson Park is a ruckus on farmer's market Sundays, just wait until this weekend.
 


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."


The musical evolution of Matt and Kim, A journey from enigmatic pop to indie...

By Zane Fletcher, Culture Editor Matt and Kim, an indie pseudo-pop band from New York has encountered growing popularity following their inauspicious beginnings in 2004 Brooklyn. Recently, the band...

Hullabaloo festival set for August

Hullabaloo, an old English word for "a clamorous noise," is also a three-day music festival held Aug. 5 through Aug. 7 and hosted by Brandon Miller of the Kris Lager Band.


Kool & the Gang will play this summer’s Memorial Park concert

Kool & the Gang will play at this summer's concert at Memorial Park. The 27th annual Bank of the West Celebrates America music concert and...