eric nyffeler

Take Cover, Vol. 3 at Vega | Photo Essay

On Saturday, 19 musical acts gave 19 gifts back to their state's music community in the form of some faithful and wonderfully alien spins on Nebraska songs. See photos from Take Cover, Vol. 3 here. 

Jon Augustine on an Amp Case | Case Closed

Posted by HN staff on Tue, 01/15/2013 - 11:58am in case closed, doe eyed, eric nyffeler, jon augustine, masses, mike vandenberg, music, nebraska, nickolai hammar, stickers

Jon Augustine's full-bearded, disembodied head is stuck to his bandmate's amp case. Listen as he explains why he's there alongside other stickers.

Local H Survives the '90s | Feature Story

Posted by HN staff on Mon, 09/24/2012 - 9:15am in chevy anderson, eric nyffeler, feature story, hallelujah i'm a bum, local h, music, nebraska, scott lucas

Local H stands as one of the few '90s rock bands that hasn't died or wished they had. We talk with singer/guitarist Scott Lucas about their latest release, "Hallelujah! I'm a Bum!"

"Kevin's Cancer" by WHY? | Video Feature

Posted by HN staff on Sat, 09/22/2012 - 10:48am in bridget mcquillan, chevy anderson, eric nyffeler, kevin's cancer, michael todd, music, nebraska, video, why?

Like a seasick Beach Boys, WHY? charts an uncertain course in "Kevin's Cancer," off the band's forthcoming LP and recalled here via video and audio from their Waiting Room concert.

"Strawberries" by WHY? | Video Feature

Yoni Wolf admits, "I'm not OK, boys," and keys and mallets swirl over a herky-jerky rhythm section, lurching and skipping about like a music box forced to play reggae. It's worth a listen and a look.

Eric Nyffeler Knows Design | A Conversation

Posted by HN staff on Fri, 08/03/2012 - 10:36am in a conversation, dan mccarthy, design, doe eyed, eric nyffeler, learn a little, music, nebraska

Eric Nyffeler can mark exactly when he knew what he wanted to do. He tells McCarthy Trenching's Dan McCarthy the story here, along with more on his Doe Eyed design studio.

Dan McCarthy Knows Ragtime | A Conversation

Posted by HN staff on Thu, 08/02/2012 - 3:47pm in a conversation, audio, dan mccarthy, eric nyffeler, music, nebraska, ragtime

Dan McCarthy came to know ragtime, as many do, through The Sting. Now, some years later, he's preparing a record of ragtime tunes for October.

Masses, Bus Gas to Prove Instrumental in Maha/HN Showcases | Q&A

Eric Nyffeler and his bands Masses and Bus Gas are "antagonistic weirdos," he says. Be careful, though. You might just like their sound at this weekend's Maha/HN showcases.

Best Gig Posters of 2011 | Frequent Flyers

See what some of Nebraska concert flyer designers thought was their best work in 2011.

Eric Nyffeler: Vol. 4 | Frequent Flyers

Posted by stacyzimmer on Mon, 04/18/2011 - 11:31am in columbus, Doe-eyed, eric nyffeler, flyers, Frequent Flyers, lincoln, music, nebraska, omaha, stacy zimmer

This week, we feature the broken, exploding, decapitated, blood-spurting, award-winning work of the creator of Doe-Eyed.