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,...

ONLINE EXCLUSIVE: Taylor Swift doesn’t give a damn about her “Reputation”

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER Taylor Swift and I have a history. The first time I heard her music, I was actually planning on purchasing a Carrie...

A Wasted Effort brings classic rock into modern era

By Zane Fletcher, Culture Editor In an age dominated by hip-hop, pop and rap, a band harkening back to the days of classic, guitar-driven, passionate rock and...

KVNO Classical 90.7 reached out to listeners through pledge drive

On March 19, Omaha's award-winning commercial-free radio station KVNO Classical 90.7 FM celebrated its 40 years of broadcasting and kicked off its Spring Membership Drive.

Feminist anthem challenges latent sexism in “bro country”

By Zane Fletcher, Culture Editor As guitar twangs and the first lyrics are sung, it immediately becomes apparent that “Girl in a Country Song” by...

Red Wanting Blue plays The Waiting Room Lounge

The stage at The Waiting Room was set with Christmas lights, lights shaped like owls and painted portraits. Red Wanting Blue took to the festive set Jan. 31. 


Ricardo Iznaola brings beautiful whimsy to Strauss

On April 7, people began making their way into the Strauss Performing Arts Recital Hall to see Ricardo Iznaola play.

UNO professor pursues career despite negative stereotypes

Despite being initially discouraged from the music industry, a UNO instructor followed his dream of being a musician because he could not see himself doing anything else.