Category Archives: OEA Awards

OEAA winter showcase coming in December

Benson First Friday and the Omaha Entertainment and Art Awards are planning a winter showcase, the cold-weather counterpart to the popular summer event. On Dec. 6, 54 artists will perform at six venues in Benson. Tickets to the showcase are … Continue reading

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Omaha Gives: Maha, Omaha Girls Rock and HearNebraska.org among nonprofits

Another charity challenge: Omaha Gives! takes place tomorrow and a lot of nonprofit groups are asking for donations. Much like Give to Lincoln Day, you donate to selected nonprofit groups and those organizations can receive matching funds. Among the hundreds … 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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Weekend Candy: OEA Awards, Grammys, Ranch Bowl Orphans and a ton more

I’m not going to do OEA Award predictions because I already know who’s won. No, I can’t tell you. It’s a secret. Go to the awards and find out yourself. They’re Sunday night at the Hilton Omaha. You can get … Continue reading

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OEA Awards: Comments from Marq Manner

There’s been some issues with the comments system on the blog (and just problems with Blogger in general) today. Marq Manner, music man about town and an OEA Award organizer, had some comments for my blog post about the nominees … Continue reading

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OEAA’s announces music nominees

It’s time to name the best in Omaha music. At least, that’s the intention of the Omaha Entertainment And Arts Awards. On Saturday, the nominations were released. And, after some voting, the winners will be picked in February. While I … 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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Mike Mogis has been busy; OEA showcase on Friday

It seems like everywhere I turn, I keep hearing about Mike Mogis. Lately, he’s been a busy guy. Last year, he recorded, produced and performed with the Monsters of Folk. Pete Yorn’s album, which dropped last year, was recorded at … Continue reading

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