Hip hop artist Grieves rocks the Waiting Room with new music

By Jenna Hynek CONTRIBUTOR I arrived at the Waiting Room an hour before Grieves came to the stage. I had done my research—listened to his music, read...

Why Amos Lee is possibly the best recording artist around

Amos Lee's new CD "Mission Bell" opens with a track called "El Camino" but unlike the song's namesake, there is virtually nothing tacky about this album.


Suuns are a band on the rise

What do they sound like?" is a question often asked when  you tell someone about a new band. Sometimes, one can just say that a band makes rock music. Other times, the answer is more difficult, and we try to compare them to a better-known band. If the band is worth talking about, comparisons are difficult to come by. A band worth taking notice of isn't trying to sound like someone else or copy the latest "in" band. A band worth noticing makes its own sound. 


Local band rocks Omaha

Omaha-based band Funk Trek released a new album at a CD release concert.


Horror fans rejoice, a new streaming service just for you

By Derek Munyon ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR There is now a streaming service especially for horror flicks and it is brought to you by AMC. That’s...

Nebraska Shakespeare kicks off anniversary

Kelly Langin ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT EDITOR To kick off Nebraska Shakespeare’s 30th anniversary, the organization will partner with Aksarben Cinema to present two films based on...

Beastcoast visits the Midwest, Bada$$ shines

By Taleisha Newbill, Contributor Hip-hops new kid on the block, Joey Bada$$ brought along four of his pros and gave Omaha the taste of New...

A few of our favorite things: October edition

By Kamrin Baker ONLINE REPORTER October is almost Oct-over, and to celebrate, I asked some Mavericks what their favorite things were from the arguably spookiest month...