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Review: Sugar Ray, Gin Blossoms, Smash Mouth pack ‘em in at Stir Cove

A perfect way to pull yourself back into a decade from your past is by blasting some music from your particular era. The same happened Friday at Stir Cove, but it was the real thing. Sugar Ray, Gin Blossoms and … Continue reading

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Review: She & Him rock Stir Cove with Tilly and the Wall

While She & Him played AM radio classics (and its own sort of songs in that style), I was most happy to see M. Ward. Ward’s notes were the backbone of every song, and especially entertaining were his reverb-heavy guitar … Continue reading

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Interview: M. Ward of She & Him on Zooey D., Monsters of Folk and Omaha’s talent pool

There’s a whole cliche about the sum and the parts and the whole and what have you that I’m not going to use. But I will say that anyone that doesn’t expect magic from Zooey Deschanel’s sweet voice and pop … Continue reading

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She & Him’s band to play Wednesday at Pageturners Lounge

If you want an early taste of She & Him, which plays Thursday at Stir Cove, head to Pageturners Lounge on Wednesday night. The Wednesday night gig will feature musicians from She & Him’s backing band including Chriss Scruggs, Mike … Continue reading

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Silversun Pickups/The Joy Formidable tickets will be refunded

Last week’s Stir Cove concert featuring Silversun Pickups and The Joy Formidable — which was ended early due to inclement weather — will not be rescheduled. Tickets will be refunded. “We were hoping to reschedule the date but we were not able … Continue reading

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Review: The Joy Formidable rocks it, gets rained out (with photo gallery)

Friday’s concert at Stir Cove featuring Silversun Pickups and The Joy Formidable only lasted about 30 minutes before being rained out. The Joy Formidable took the stage before the clouds (and lightning and wind and torrential rain) rolled in and … Continue reading

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Interview: The Joy Formidable’s Ritzy Bryan on ‘Wolf’s Law’ and falling off the stage

Tonight, two of my favorite bands will share the same stage. California’s Silversun Pickups and the U.K.’s The Joy Formidable will rock Stir Cove under the summer sun. I’ve been waiting for The Joy Formidable to come to us for … Continue reading

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Photos: Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros at Stir Cove

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros played a fun, rousing set on Tuesday at Stir Cove. Beginning with “40 Day Dream” and ending with “Home” and “Om Nashi Me,” the show was a blast. People in bandanas and flowy skirts … Continue reading

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Photos: LL Cool J, Public Enemy, Ice Cube and De La Soul at Stir Cove

I’ve never seen a rap show like that. From start to finish, it was an entertaining show, but Public Enemy and Ice Cube brought the noise and the power. De La Soul was fun, and LL Cool J brought some … Continue reading

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Photos: Bush performs at Stir Cove

Bush played all of its hits Thursday night at Stir, and it was a blast. You really don’t remember how much of Bush’s catalog you know until the band plays for an hour and a half and you begin to … Continue reading

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