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Backbeat4-21 Oquoa, Backbeat Jukebox and a Free Festival

Correctionable Offence
Let’s start off this Backbeat with a little correction. In the last column I mentioned Foreign Body’s CD release is slated for May 18th, which is incorrect. The CORRECT date is May 15th at the Reverb Lounge. Also, I failed to mention the rest of the band members, an important detail. Let’s not forget Braden Rapp (vocals), and Luke Backhaus (keys), who were unceremoniously omitted from my...


Twinsmith New Releases, Videos and a Summer Lineup

Welcome Wayne Brekke to the editorial staff at the Reader. Wayne used to be a regular contributor back in the early days of the Reader and will now be manning the helm of the Backbeat weekly column online as well as creating content for the monthly print publication. You might know him from his many podcasts including Worlds of Wayne, where you can find some nice tie-ins to stories in the Backbeat. He’s also an...


Reptar BOTH, Oketo set tour kickoff show, separate tour plans

*Omaha hip hop duo BOTH are setting up a run of tour dates leading them down to Austin, Tex. for the South By Southwest music festival. The dates will put the band is Tulsa, Okla. March 16 and Denton, Tex. March 17, before a week of shows at SXSW. The duo will play a pre-tour show with Oketo at Lincoln’s Bourbon Theater Friday, February 20. They will also play in Lawrence, Kan. on February 21.

* Oketo’s show with...


<p>Jim Suhler & Monkey Beat - Live at Bronte Blues Club, United Kingdom</p> Suhler Returns, Lager Stranded in Utah

The blues-infused roots rock of Jim Suhler & Monkey Beat is up next week with two local shows. The Texas band brings their undeniably danceable riffs to Lincoln's Zoo Bar Wednesday, Jan. 14, and to The 21st Saloon Thursday, Jan. 15. Both shows are 6-9 p.m. Suhler's most recent release is Panther Burn. The title track tells of going back to Panther Burn, MS, on a hell-bent ride for some juke-joint partying. “I got a...


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