Monthly Archives: June 2011

Saddle Creek is getting into the record store business

Saddle Creek Records is opening up a record store. Called the Saddle Creek Shop (or just “Shop” as it will probably come to be known by the logo above), it will feature all of the label’s in-print vinyl and CD … Continue reading

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Your Maha Music Festival is now (mostly) complete

Maha Music Festival announced The Envy Corps as its last band. Omaha folks may be familiar with the group, which plays here relatively often. Maha has one more band to announce: the winner of voting at the Omaha Entertainment And … Continue reading

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Slowdown’s conversion from indie club to sports bar

Other than the stage in the back of the room, Slowdown could be just any other sports bar. Directly across the street from TD Ameritrade Park, Slowdown’s back parking lot has been converted to a beer garden, food court and … Continue reading

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Stir Cove parking info

For Tuesday’s Mumford & Sons concert, Stir Concert Cove at Harrah’s Casino is encouraging people to park at the Mid-America Center in Lot B near Hooter’s and take complimentary shuttles to and from Harrah’s. The shuttles will run between 5 … Continue reading

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OEAA summer showcase lineup announced

Once again, the Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards summer showcase is upon us. Over two nights and five venues in Benson, 58 bands will perform. You get to see them for $10/night or $15 for both nights. While you’re there, … Continue reading

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Live Review: Bright Eyes at Westfair Amphitheater

Conor Oberst performs with Bright Eyes at Westfair Amphitheater on June 4, 2011. Photo: CHRIS MACHIAN/THE WORLD-HERALD Sorry that I’m so late in posting this, but better late than never, right? Anyway, I feel safe in saying that Saturday night’s … Continue reading

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Nebraska Pop Festival initial lineup announced

The Nebraska Pop Festival, taking place this year from Aug. 9 to Aug. 14 at The Pizza Shoppe, Barley Street Tavern and The Side Door Lounge, has announced its initial lineup. Nebraska-based bands: Thunder Power, Edge of Arbor, Platte River … Continue reading

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