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Infographic: The Headphone Generation (and a chance to win a pair of headphones)

Here’s a fact for you: 20 percent of people would give up food for music. And with music so ubiquitous (who among us doesn’t have a smartphone or an iPod in their pocket right now?), everyone’s wearing headphones. Check out … Continue reading

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Contest: Win two tickets to see DJ Shadow

Who wants to see DJ Shadow? For free? I have a pair of tickets to see legendary DJ when he performs at the Bourbon Theatre in Lincoln on May 31. It should be a fantastic time, and Shadow himself is … Continue reading

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Contest: Winner of signed Drowning Pool album

Yesterday, Texas metal band Drowning Pool released “Resilience.” We got an autographed copy of the album and had a lot of entrants into the contest. And the winner is… (you gotta watch the video featuring my ugly mug). Congratulations to … Continue reading

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Contest: Win a signed copy of Drowning Pool’s ‘Resilience’

  Texas metal heads Drowning Pool will release a brand new album, “Resilience,” on April 9. For metal fans out there, we have a copy of the album signed by the band, and we’d like to give it to you. … Continue reading

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Contest: Win a pair of Land of Talk tickets

On Friday, I had a great conversation with Lizzie Powell, the leader of Canadian indie rock group Land of Talk. The band happens to be playing Slowdown on Thursday and just released “Cloak and Cipher” on Saddle Creek. The fine … Continue reading

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Contest: Win a pair of Maha Music Festival tickets

Lucky for you folks, we have another giveaway for you. This time, it’s a pair of tickets to see the Maha Music Festival, headlined by Spoon and featuring The Faint, Superchunk, The Old 97′s, Ben Kweller and It’s True. Last … Continue reading

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Contest: Win double vinyl copy of The Black Keys’ “Brothers”

The fine folks at Because Sound Matters want to give my readers some vinyl. So, they were nice enough to ship me a double-LP copy of The Black Keys’ latest effort, “Brothers.” Lucky you, it also has a big poster … Continue reading

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