HN Column Archive

Mates of State: Now The Actors | Feature Interview

Jason Hammel of Mates of State talks cover songs, acoustic performance, and the finer points of learning to act in advance of their show with Bluebird tonight at the Waiting Room.

M34N STR33T on 89.3 KZUM | Hear Nebraska FM

Omaha hip-hop group M34N STR33T joined us on Hear Nebraska FM this week to chat about their forthcoming album "Mutants of Omaha." Listen to the live radio interview here.

Chuck Ragan & the Camaraderie with Jonny Two Bags @ Vega | Photo Essay

Posted by Cameron Bruegger on Tue, 04/15/2014 - 5:54pm in cameron bruegger, chuck ragan, jonny two bags, music, nebraska, photo essay, the camaraderie, vega

On Sunday, Chuck Ragan makes his his apperence in Lincoln since 2011. See photos of Ragan touring through with fellow former punk artist Jonny Two Bags.

Episode 230 - Glen Phillips from Toad the Wet Sprocket | Worlds of Wayne

Posted by Cameron Bruegger on Tue, 04/15/2014 - 11:27am in Glen Phillips, music, nebraska, podcast, toad the wet sprocket, worlds of wayne

Worlds of Wayne chats with Glen Phillips from Toad the Wet Sprocket and their first album in 16 years, funded entirely by Kickstarter.

"Lithium Burn" by Deleted Scenes | Album Review

Posted by Cory Kibler on Tue, 04/15/2014 - 8:32am in album review, Cory Kibler, dan scheuerman, deleted scenes, Dustin Diamond, fiberglass horse, lithium burn, omaha

HN contributor Cory Kibler says the appeal of Deleted Scenes is how they careen away from pop music without ever abandoning its hooks. Read a revew of Deleted Scenes' "Lithium Burn" here.


RAW:Omaha presents "Spectrum" | Photo and Video Essay

See video and photos from Friday night's Raw Omaha event, "Spectrum." The event showcased Omaha's music, fasion and visual art. 

Matt Whipkey, Brad Hoshaw to run Record Store Day 7-inch giveaway | News

Matt Whipkey and Brad Hoshaw will release a split 7-inch single for Record Store Day on Saturday. Find out how you can win the unique first copy of the limited 300-record run here.

Kill County at Zoo Bar | Photo Essay

Even after years moved away, when Kill County descends on Lincoln for a roughly annual show, people huddle together and listen, maybe for the name of their town. See photos here.

BOTH and Black Jonny Quest at Urban Outfitters | Photo Essay

Posted by HN staff on Mon, 04/14/2014 - 12:04pm in black jonny quest, both, hear nebraska, infntlp, jordan hiebner, scky rei, stephen barnes, urban outfitters

See photos from the first collaboration between Hear Nebraska and Urban Outfitters, featuring hip-hop performances from Black Jonny Quest and BOTH. 

"Reason" by Dan Mariska and The Boys Choir | Music Video

Watch a music video of Dan Mariska and The Boys Choir produced by recent tourmate Sara Bertuldo of Omaha's See Through Dresses.