Category Archives: Desaparecidos

Conor Oberst to release new major-label solo album, play Omaha solo show

Conor Oberst is working on a new solo album, “Upside Down Mountain,” which will be released May 20 on Nonesuch Records. The Bright Eyes and Desaparecidos frontman is also working on a new tour that will have him returning to … Continue reading

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Conor Oberst calls online rape allegations ‘flagrant… absolutely, unequivocally false’

I don’t know where to begin other than to tell the story: An anonymous commenter on an article told a story from a decade ago about being raped backstage at a concert when she was 16 and the “rock … Continue reading

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Live Review: Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band play first of two sold-out shows

If you don’t think that Conor Oberst is one of the best (and most versatile) songwriters around by now, I just don’t know what to tell you. In Bright Eyes, he’s all heart-on-the-sleeve. In Desaparecidos, it’s a punk, political growl. … Continue reading

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Desaparecidos to play The Waiting Room in October

Talk about your exclusive shows: Desaparecidos will  play at The Waiting Room Lounge on Oct. 22. The Benson music venue only holds a couple hundred people, so tickets will be hard to come by to see the Conor Oberst-fronted punk group. Normally, … Continue reading

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Oberst and Mystic Valley Band to play their only two shows in Omaha

Wanna see Conor Oberst & the Mystic Valley Band this year? You get two chances, both in Omaha and both at Slowdown: July 31 and Aug. 1. The band revealed the info via a tweet that also mentioned it would be … Continue reading

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Stream new Desaparecidos tracks: ‘Left is Right’ and ‘Anonymous’

As expected, Desaparecidos has released new songs. “Anonymous” and “Left is Right” follow the release of two other songs last year. (Stream the new songs below.) The two tracks are “new,” but the band has been playing them since its … Continue reading

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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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I’m not just a fan of music…

I’m also a fan of comic books. I hit up my local store every week, have an ever-growing collection and will engage you in a “who would win in a fight” argument any day of the week. (Hint: The answer … Continue reading

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Desaparecidos perform on Carson Daly

Desaparecidos took the late, late night music gig last night on “Last Call with Carson Daly.” (I’m only posting it now because someone finally uploaded it online – yay!) The band careens through two of its new tracks: “MariKKKopa” and … Continue reading

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Maha: Desaparecidos and Garbage close out a great day

After a long build-up to Maha Music Festival’s end, the finale was, well, kinda short. It makes sense if you know the band. Desaparecidos isn’t known for long, meandering songs, but short outbursts of punk guitar and political lyrics. The … Continue reading

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