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Last week the 36th Annual Blues Music Awards were handed out May 7 in Memphis in a gala event at the Cook Convention Center. In some ways, the sold-out dinner and awards show was your usual dinner and awards show. For a blues fan, the awards were an overload of industry luminaries and newcomers, with a wealth of performances. Artists on hand included Charlie Musselwhite, Keb' Mo', Bobby Rush, John Hammond and Elvin...


Backbeat icky Icky Blossoms Horror Music Video

It started with a simple phone call. My buddy Tim Welch was excited to tell me that his special FX company, Scream in the Dark Productions, was going to be doing makeup and effects for a new music video by a band called Icky Blossoms. “I’m familiar with the band,” I told him. In fact, I had seen this Saddle Creek band live and have followed what they were doing for the past couple years. Thing was, I honestly wasn’t...


Rentals The Return of The Rentals, Again

Matt Sharp likes to mix things up. The frontman and chief songwriter behind synth rock act The Rentals has been inventing and reinventing their sound since he formed the band as a side project to his then main gig in Weezer way back in 1995. 

The Rentals enjoyed a hit right out of the gate with a slice of MTV-fueled candy called "Friends of P" off their debut album, Return of the Rentals (Maverick/Reprise, 1995)....


Fresh-ink-web New Sounds in The Old Market

The Old Market is certainly known as Omaha’s happening place. No surprise, then, that it’s a site for something new, entirely fresh: a concert on May 16 at Kaneko of music of today, works in progress, written by people still emerging into the light. They are composers in their mid-30s, whose studies continue even while their careers already show promise.  They are the focus of Fresh Ink, a seven-year project...


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