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Alt-J and San Fermin at Stir Concert Cove

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Our multilingual future

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Raining Soul, This Week’s Hoodoo Part One

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Enveloped in fear

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The Power of One

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Uncle Maddios Helps Fight Hunger

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Stu Cook of CCR

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In The Bones

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Backbeat - Inside View of Hear Nebraska’s Good Living Tour

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Live Review: Lydia Loveless, Kait Berreckman at Reverb 7/23/15

Lydia Loveless looks like she could kick your ass. A fireplug of a woman, she stood in the digital light with her electric guitar hanging from her shoulders and belted out one song after another last night at Reverb like someone who’s been on the road for 10 years straight. She said prior to her set that last night’s show was the final night of filming for a documentary, presumably about her and/or her tour, though...

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Featherweight Flick

Southpaw is a boxing movie with, dare I say, far too much boxing in it. I realize that sounds strange, but director Antoine Fuqua’s new movie isn’t very interested in its extended training montages or improbable fight scenes—and that’s not entirely a dig. Unapologetically, Southpaw is a vehicle for star Jake Gyllenhaal to continue his career renaissance with another stellar performance. Unfortunately, Gyllenhaal’s...

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Music

Hot Blues Weekend

It's a huge weekend for live roots music. Hullabaloo Music & Camping Festival is underway Friday and Saturday and the Donate Life Blues Fest brings the healing power of music to the River City Star grounds on Sunday.

Hullabaloo Music & Camping Festival is turning Sokol Park south of Bellevue into a celebration of music, friendship, love and, well, probably, sweat. Brandon Miller, former bassist for Kris Lager Band,...

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Change, it’s been a long time coming for northeast Omaha

Quality-of-life metrics assessing the state of African-American northeast Omaha paint a stark picture. Pockets experience some of America's worst poverty and gun violence. Disparities contradict Omaha's high best-place-to-live rankings.

Riot-scarred landscapes remain untouched decades later. Urban renewal brought distrust and dislocation. Combined with education, employment, income, home-business ownership gaps,...

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Dining Section

National Tequila Day Friday

The Dog Days of Summer

Thursday, July 23 is national hot dog day and B&B Classic Dogs is celebrating all day with fried Twinkies and Oreos, a food challenge, and deals on dogs. At 7pm, a handful of brave souls will attempt to take down a 3 pound dog. While you watch the edible incredible, order your own Hickory & Apple wood smoked DERF dog, topped with BBQ sauce, onions and shredded cheese for half price!
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