Mates of State: Now The Actors | Feature Interview

Jason Hammel of Mates of State talks cover songs, acoustic performance, and the finer points of learning to act in advance of their show with Bluebird tonight at the Waiting Room. +

  •  
  • http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Thumbnails/mates%20of%20state%20cover%20photo.jpg
    http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Pictures/mates%20of%20state%20cover%20photo.jpg

    Mates of State: Now The Actors | Feature Interview

    Jason Hammel of Mates of State talks cover songs, acoustic performance, and the finer points of learning to act in advance of their show with Bluebird tonight at the Waiting Room. +

  • http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Thumbnails/13856507725_92b3017d00_z.jpg
    http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Pictures/13856507725_92b3017d00_z.jpg

    "Lithium Burn" by Deleted Scenes | Album Review

    HN contributor Cory Kibler says the appeal of Deleted Scenes is how they careen away from pop music without ever abandoning its hooks. Read a revew of Deleted Scenes' "Lithium Burn" here.   +

  • http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Thumbnails/kill%20county%20dickinson%20cover.jpg
    http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Pictures/kill%20county%20dickinson%20cover.jpg

    Kill County at Zoo Bar | Photo Essay

    Even after years moved away, when Kill County descends on Lincoln for a roughly annual show, people huddle together and listen, maybe for the name of their town. See photos here. +

  • http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Thumbnails/kill%20county%201200%20cover%20photo.jpg
    http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Pictures/kill%20county%201200%20cover%20photo.jpg

    "Hard Times" by Kill County | Live at the 1200 Club

    Savor the first taste of last summer's "Hear Nebraska — Live at the 1200 Club" performances with this single. Watch Kill County play "Hard Times" from their 2013 album "Dust In Wire." +

  • http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Thumbnails/064b_ChuckRagan_LisaJohnsonPhoto_HiRes.jpg
    http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Pictures/064b_ChuckRagan_LisaJohnsonPhoto_HiRes.jpg

    Chuck Ragan: "It's No One's Place" | Feature Interview

    Chuck Ragan is an artist both capable of speaking on rock music's developing history and his unique personal history as a rallying point for a still-broadening musical family across the country.  +

  • http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Thumbnails/Typhoon%20%E2%80%94%20photo%20by%20Molly%20Misek.jpg
    http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Pictures/Typhoon%20%E2%80%94%20photo%20by%20Molly%20Misek.jpg

    Typhoon at The Waiting Room | Photo Essay

    Birthday candles weren't the only source of warmth on Tuesday night at The Waiting Room. See how Typhoon lit a fire in the hearts of its audience, too. +

  • http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Thumbnails/GRiZ%20%40%20The%20Bourbon%20%7C%204.08.14%20%287%29%20copy.jpg
    http://www.hearnebraska.org/sites/default/files/imagecache/News-Fader-Pictures/GRiZ%20%40%20The%20Bourbon%20%7C%204.08.14%20%287%29%20copy.jpg

    GRiZ with Michal Menert and Cake Eater @ The Bourbon | Photo Essay

    GRiZ and Michal Menert kicked off their Power in Numbers tour at The Bourbon to a full main room on Tuesday night. See photos of the performances here.  +

Blog Factory

M34N STR33T on 89.3 KZUM | Hear Nebraska FM

Omaha hip-hop group M34N STR33T joined us on Hear Nebraska FM this week to chat about their forthcoming album "Mutants of Omaha." Listen to the live radio interview here.

+

RAW:Omaha presents "Spectrum" | Photo and Video Essay

See video and photos from Friday night's Raw Omaha event, "Spectrum." The event showcased Omaha's music, fasion and visual art. 

+

"Reason" by Dan Mariska and The Boys Choir | Music Video

Watch a music video of Dan Mariska and The Boys Choir produced by recent tourmate Sara Bertuldo of Omaha's See Through Dresses. 

+

Chuck Ragan & the Camaraderie with Jonny Two Bags @ Vega | Photo Essay

On Sunday, Chuck Ragan makes his his apperence in Lincoln since 2011. See photos of Ragan touring through with fellow former punk artist Jonny Two Bags.

+

Matt Whipkey, Brad Hoshaw to run Record Store Day 7-inch giveaway | News

Matt Whipkey and Brad Hoshaw will release a split 7-inch single for Record Store Day on Saturday. Find out how you can win the unique first copy of the limited 300-record run here.

+

William Elliott Whitmore: Home in America, Where Nothing's From | Feature Interview

Before his Saturday show at The Waiting Room, we talked to Iowa folk singer William Elliott Whitmore about art as creating from nothing and how many American symbols are something borrowed.

+

       

 

 

 

 

Your News

Episode 230 - Glen Phillips from Toad the Wet Sprocket | Worlds of Wayne

Worlds of Wayne chats with Glen Phillips from Toad the Wet Sprocket and their first album in 16 years, funded entirely by Kickstarter.

+

BOTH and Black Jonny Quest at Urban Outfitters | Photo Essay

See photos from the first collaboration between Hear Nebraska and Urban Outfitters, featuring hip-hop performances from Black Jonny Quest and BOTH. 

+

Spring Scene Report 2014 | Crucial Changes

Crucial Changes gives a preview of the spring metal scene in eastern Nebraska.

+

Episode 229 - Missy Hardersen from Stir Convert Cove! Summer concert series, music chat, and more... | Worlds of Wayne

In this episode Worlds of Wayne welcomes Missy Hardersen from the Stir Convert Cove 

+

       

Spinning at HNHQ