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Elaine Bradley of Neon Trees

Arts

A popular show pops, sparkles and shines.

Arts

‘You Are Here’

Arts

‘Brandon Ballengee: Collapse’

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Fiery Favorites

Specials

They Don’t Teach These in Medical School

Dining Section

A New Farmer’s Market Hits Rockbrook Village

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The old gods are new again

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Live Review: Digital Leather, The Hussy @ O’Leaver’s

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Canadians, hot cars, hot women, late night tv and a whole bunch of weenies

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Arts

Photo Synthesis

In the world of fine art photography, some artists take or make photos, others create them. The “takers” are those such as Dorothy Lange who record and document reality in its many forms and with a minimum of manipulation to extraordinary effect.

The “makers,” including portrait artist Diane Arbus, are notable for their staging, lighting and composition, all the product of the studio and darkroom as much as their...

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Music

Heartless Bastards coming to the Slowdown

Heartless Bastards are coming to The Slowdown tomorrow night, but don't let their name fool them: their music is anything but heartless or apathetic.

The band started over ten years ago in Dayton, Ohio but has since have moved to Austin to work with indie label Partisan Records. Heartless Bastards released their fifth and most polished album, Restless Ones, earlier this month. The album has seen stellar reviews so...

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Arts

‘Pop Meets Street’

The group show, Pop Meets Street, promising a nod to looser, more flamboyant approaches in art, is Modern Arts Midtown show objective in July. Echoing the provocative and sometimes sharp commentary found in 60’s Pop and 80’s Street Graffiti, MAM’s stable of artists have been charged with bringing in work that reflects this theme with energetic color, satire and irony.

Jordan Weber, now in Des Moines, will show his...

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Film

Reel Meaning

Art saves lives. That’s not hyperbole or exaggeration. Creating art as a release has let countless razorblades sleep soundly in their drawers. Consuming art that expresses what someone can’t say themselves, that tells them “you’re not alone” or distracts them from everyday horrors has allowed bullets and bodies to remain strangers. I don’t know what the Angulo family would have done without movies, but I’m positive...

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Culture

Nebraska Brewers Rally for Beer

The last time the American Homebrewers Association had a rally here in Nebraska was back in 2007. According to AHA director Gary Glass, it was clearly overdue.

In a phone interview, Glass told us they usually try to contact local breweries in places where they haven’t been in a while, and sometimes the breweries get a hold of them.

Glass said the rallies are an opportunity for brewers to get together and learn...

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