Concert at local venue captivates audiences

Kaylee Pierce CONTRIBUTOR The Waiting Room brought in three bands to give Omaha a show. With those three bands, the Waiting Room came alive and brought...

Ed Sheeran’s U.S. debut a welcome British invasion

 

Guitar in hand, Ed Sheeran has crossed the pond with a splash. The British singer-songwriter's first major label endeavor, "+," debuted at No. 5 on the Billboard 200 and No. 1 on the Folk albums chart. "+" isn't specifically folk, rock, pop or acoustic. Sheeran's chameleon writing and performance style varies so greatly that it's hard not to be impressed. 

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,...

Kanye West releases new album “The Life of Pablo”

Kelly Langin ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR Yeezy gave us the Valentine’s Day present we all deserve by dropping “The Life of Pablo” early Sunday morning. The...

DAMN. adds to Lamar’s legacy

Jeff Turner SENIOR STAFF WRITER Kendrick Lamar hit the ground running in 2012 with his major studio debut, “good kid, M.A.A.D. city.” It was magnificent—a vivacious,...

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....

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...

Zach Myers of Shinedown will be performing in Omaha on Feb. 10

Will Patterson A&E EDITOR Zach Myers from the rock band Shinedown will be coming to Omaha’s Shamrock’s Pub on Friday. While known for his role as a...