For Against box set out Dec. 3

* Nearly a year after originally being slated for release, the oft-delayed For Against vinyl box set is finally available for purchase in time for Christmas. Hook that special family member who remembers and cherishes this seminal Lincoln post-punk, whose melodic bliss made them an important band that helped morph shoegaze's sonic overdrive into elegant dream-pop soundscapes.  New York-based...

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Benson to host OEAAs winter showcase

* Omaha Entertainment and Arts Awards nominees as well as some of the area's other top talent will be on stage at various Benson neighborhood venues Friday, December 6th. The OEAAs winter showcase will once again team up with Benson First Friday for an all-inclusive trip through Omaha's music, arts and comedy scenes. Tickets to hit up all participating venues are $10 at any of the showcase...

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Omaha Girls Rock announces compilation, show

* Several area bands have contributed songs to a new compilation benefitting the Omaha Girls Rock camp. Three of the participating bands will celebrate the compilation by playing a release show Sunday, November 17th at the Slowdown, 729 North 14th St. Howard, Manic Pixie Dream Girls and All Young Girls Are Machine Guns are set for the show, which will start early at 6 p.m. The $7 cover at the...

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Stone Roses documentary to play in Omaha

* Marcus Theatres in Omaha, Bellevue and Lincoln will screen Stone Roses concert documentary Made of Stone Wednesday, November 6th and Tuesday, November 12th. The documentary by Shane Meadows covers the Manchester band's 2012 and 2013 reunion tours, which culminated with a headlining spot at the 2013 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in California. The English band is known for their 1989...

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Brad Hoshaw launches Kickstarter campaign

* Brad Hoshaw is now raising funds via Kickstarter to mix and master his latest album with his backing band the Seven Deadlies. Hoshaw is looking to raise $7,500 by Tuesday, November 12th, with the goal of releasing the new record in February or March 2014. The funds will be used to pay off the studio costs for the album and then have the sessions mixed at ARC and mastered at Focus Mastering....

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Crystal Stilts cancel Omaha show

* What appeared to be this weekend's marquee show is now cancelled. Thank you for stealing that Crystal Stilts show, Grinnell College. The New York indie rock band was originally slated to play O'Leaver's Pub, 1322 South Saddle Creek Road, Friday, October 11th. Local band Pleasure Adapter will still play the Eyeball Promotions show, alongside to-be-announced local acts.

* Junkstock's Harvest...

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Gorillas, McPherson, Whitmore
by B.J. Huchtemann

The 21st Saloon celebrates the return of the Gas House Gorillas Thursday, April 10, 6-9 p.m. The Brooklyn-based band calls their ... more »



Studebaker John, Guitars & Gorillas
by B.J. Huchtemann

Studebaker John will actually be at McKenna’s this Friday, April 4, 8 p.m. Last week's column contained an error from incorrect ... more »



Remembering Dave
by Tim McMahan

It began in November 1992. I was a few years out of college at UNO, already working full time at Union Pacific, but still writing ... more »



Totally Crushing on Millions of Boys
by Tim McMahan

Omaha power-pop punk band Millions of Boys’ new 10-inch record, Competing for Your Love, is a 180-gram slab of vinyl complete with ... more »



Future Tense: 2012 Music Predictions, Pt. 2
by Tim McMahan

And now, the conclusion of my annual music predictions columns, where I gaze into the glossy black finish of a Fender Squier and see ... more »



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