Maha Music Festival sets announcement date

* Maha Music Festival organizers have set Sunday, April 22nd for the initial line-up announcement for the 2012 event. Maha is set to return to Stinson Park at Aksarben Village Saturday, August 11 for the day-long indie music focused concert. Additionally, Omaha City Council voted earlier this month to allow the event to extend its hours until midnight.

* House of Loom, 1012 South 10th St.,...

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Rapper Conchance releases Calm Kids LP

* Local rapper Conchance will unveil his first full-length Calm Kids with a release show Saturday, April 7th at House of Loom, 1012 South 10th St. Brenton Walstrom Gomez has performed as Conchance the last few years, garnering Omaha Entertainment & Arts Awards for Best Hip Hop Artists in 2010 and 2011. The Conchance record comes out on 12-inch vinyl, which includes a copy of the release on CD...

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New Way To Nada

In this installment of Nada Surf, band singer/songwriter Matthew Caws ditches his band's old playbook and draws up a new plan of attack.

It all started as the band recorded a host of covers for their 2010 project, If I Had a Hi-Fi. As the band was working through a version of Bill Fox's "Electrocution", it only clicked when the band just played it through without pondering how the arrangement...

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Dereck Higgins announces vinyl release

* Dereck Higgins has released a vinyl edition of his Dereck 3 EP, which originally came out on CD-R back in 2007. That original run of 200 copies sold out as Higgins trekked across Europe with Son, Ambulance he wrote to The Reader. Then last fall, Higgins posted some videos of songs from the release via his YouTube channel, where Higgins also talks about his own recent record purchases. He...

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Southern Soldiers: SXSW Day Four

Finally, a sweat-soaked, beer-spilling revelation of rock 'n' roll at this year's South By Southwest Music Festival. Here's to you, Henry Clay People! And Joey Siara, you're my dude now. Come to Nebraska soon to get drunk and kick out the jams. 

I first saw the Henry Clay People when they opened for the Airborne Toxic Event in Omaha a couple years ago. I liked their take on '70s rock and...

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Southern Soldiers: Springsteen and SXSW Day Three

Sometimes at SXSW, you're playing like a degenerate gambler, trading the sure thing you have for a ton of risk. I played that hand Thursday night here in Austin, leaving the hard-to-get-into Bruce Springsteen ACL Live at Moody Theater performance just as he entered his second hour to try to get into the Jesus and Mary Chain at the Belmont, an overly small club that SXSW wedged one of its...

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