"Bright Eyes album 'I’m Wide Awake, It’s Morning' has been certified Gold, meaning it has sold more than 500,000 copies." Read Saddle Creek owner Robb Nansel's letter marking the occasion.
In light of his upcoming move, John Henry Müller of Omaha's What Cheer looks back on the Nebraska music that represents his longtime state well in our first Nebraska Mixtape.
Roger L. Lewis of Omaha band Conduits lets the music and the artists do the talking in this top 12 list of the musician's favorite albums of all time.
This week's Music Monday brings you more than a top 10: Omaha band Back When members Joe Mickeliunas and Chris Kelley gave us two lists with 16 total favorite albums of all time.
Conor Oberst turned Witherspoon Hall into a house party on the night of the end of the world. Read Jane Smith's review of the concert here.
Hear Nebraska's editor-in-chief reflects upon the best (sometimes worst) year of his life: "Light and dark, slow and fast, beautiful and ugly, it was all surrounded by music."
On the final home gameday of the season, one question emblazoned itself on our minds: What do Husker fans think of Nebraska music? Looks like we have a lot of work to do.
How often does "love" appear in Bright Eyes lyrics? How about "heart"? These and 46 other words ranked by their frequency in songs find themselves on a chart we've made. Dig in.
It's an end-of-the-week news roll call: The Lil Slim Blues Band reaches the semifinals of an international blues contest. Plus, a Mystic Valley documentary and more.
Saddle Creek Records announced today that it’s re-releasing six early Bright Eyes albums on vinyl.