Circa Survive, Foxy Shazam thrash The Slowdown

"If Foxy Shazam was an animal at the zoo, well it'd be the lion that would bite your head off without even thinkin' about it!" These were the first words lead singer, Eric Nally, used to describe the wild ride we were about to go on this past Wednesday at The Slowdown.


Cursive rocks the Waiting Room

It's been 10 years since Omaha based band Cursive released their highly-acclaimed album "Domestica," and the foursome is still going strong today.


Black Swan: A future American classic

Any film fan worth their salt can usually predict who's going to be nominated for the major award shows. This year is no different, and although it usually leads to some epic battles, one thing most people can agree on is that when the nominees are announced later this month, the best actress category will probably sound a little like this: "And the nominees are...Natalie Portman, Natalie Portman, Natalie Portman, Natalie Portman and Natalie Portman."


Department of Music has busy weeks ahead

UNO's Department of Music will be quite busy in upcoming weeks with two very

important events.


Q-and-A with local band The Answer Team

The Gateway chatted with local band The Answer Team about who they are, where they've been, their times at UNO and plans for their next big album.


Cursive’s Domestica and Mama, I’m Swollen

With the hopeless, hauntingly introspective lyrics of Tim Kasher and a slew of almost always cataclysmic melodies, Omaha's own Cursive has a dexterous ability to depress the happy-go-luckiest fellows, make the most virtuous of men question their beliefs, and break down the most perfect of relationships to a web of lies and boredom.


An illustrious display of diverse art at Bemis Center

Even Friday evening's cold weather couldn't stop the crowd from gravitating to the Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts.


Tron Legacy: A 3D experience that delivers

Before there was The Matrix, there was Tron. If you grew up in the 1980's, you probably remember Tron – a quirky little Disney flick about programmer Kevin Flynn (Jeff Bridges) who tries to hack into his company's mainframe, gets "digitized" and finds himself transferred into a world inside the computer.