Category Archives: 311

311 debuts new single, ‘Five of Everything’

A brand new single, “Five of Everything,” dropped from the Omaha natives in 311. Coming off of the band’s upcoming album, “Stereolithic,” the new tune is a lot of what you’d expect from the group: Guitar melodies intermingled with heavy, … Continue reading

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Column: Nick Hexum takes a (short) break from 311 for new solo album; ‘My Shadow Pages’ out today

Even while its members are off making solo albums and side projects, 311 is still going strong. The Omaha-bred rock band continues to serve its rabid fan base with summer tours, cruises and 311 Day (its epic biennial March 11 … Continue reading

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311′s Nick Hexum to release a solo album, ‘My Shadow Pages’

Nick Hexum is putting out a solo album, but he’s not quitting 311. “My Shadow Pages,” a blend of funk and rock, will be released with the Nick Hexum Quintet on Oct. 1. Recorded with producer Jim Scott, the album … Continue reading

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Rock Candy Interview: Chad Sexton of 311

When 311 hits the stage this week in town, thousands of fans will be there to greet them. Amazingly, the Omaha-bred band has outlasted many other groups of its heyday and has managed to keep its fanbase intact – a … Continue reading

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311′s Nick Hexum broke his elbow, will have surgery

311 is, from left, Chad Sexton, SA Martinez, Nick Hexum, P-Nut and Tim Mahoney. Today on Twitter, 311 singer/guitarist Nick Hexum dropped some news: he broke his elbow riding his bike and walking his dog at the same time. The … Continue reading

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Rock Candy Interview: Nick Hexum of 311

311 is, from left, Chad Sexton, SA Martinez, Nick Hexum, P-Nut and Tim Mahoney. 311′s celebrating the release of its 10th album, “Universal Pulse,” with a trip back home. After forming in Omaha 21 years ago to open for Fugazi, … Continue reading

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311 doing home-town signing on “Universal Pulse” release day

“Universal Pulse” 311 will just happen to be in its hometown of Omaha on July 19, the release day of the band’s new album, “Universal Pulse.” And to celebrate, Homer’s will host a midnight sale on July 18 at its … Continue reading

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Happy 311 Day!

 Every year on this day, the former Omahans in 311 celebrate their band and their fans ( today is 3-11, after all). Tonight, they’re playing one of their legendary 5-hour concerts in Las Vegas. Usually, they play nearly every song … Continue reading

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