Monthly Archives: November 2012

Desaparecidos announce east coast tour dates

In case you missed one of the very few tour dates that Desaparecidos performed over the summer, you’ll get nine more opportunities coming in February. The Omaha-based indie punk outfit will do a loop of the east coast starting in … Continue reading

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Record Store Day brings lines, frantic vinyl fans

When I arrived shortly after 9:30 a.m., Homer’s Music in the Old Market had drawn a line of about 30 people. By 10 a.m., the line had expanded to about 40. We stood in the cold for Record Store Day’s … Continue reading

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OEAA Nominees: Music list is out

The Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards have released this year’s nominees for music (as well as arts, etc.). Read the entire music list. It’s a good list of Omaha music, especially if you’re looking for something new to listen to. … Continue reading

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The Faint drops its first new tracks since ‘Fasciinatiion’

The Faint has been on tour lately in anticipation of Saddle Creek’s re-release of “Danse Macabre” coming this month. Apparently, they’ve been laying down new tracks, too. Anyone following the band should have noticed it’s been posting photos from its … Continue reading

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Springsteen doc wants your footage

If you’re excited for Bruce Springsteen’s show Thursday, you may be excited enough to land in his new documentary. The Boss is soliciting fans for their thoughts and insights on Springsteen and his music for a new documentary, “Springsteen and … Continue reading

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Column: Red Sky’s demise can’t be blamed on just one thing

From the pages of the Omaha World-Herald. Goodbye, Red Sky. You’ll be missed. Well, some will miss you, but not all. I was amazed how many people I heard from (especially on social media) who said something to the effect … Continue reading

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