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"Spiraling Sky" by Thunder Power | Video Premiere

Posted by kelsey hutch on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 11:10pm in animation, Kelsey Hutchinson, monkeys, music video, nebraska, omaha, slumber party records, thunder power

An animated monkey, real monkeys, musicians and a "Downton Abbey"-era setting. Common thread? This Thunder Power video, which previews their album to be released on Dec. 11 through Slumber Party Records.

Treasure Island Music Festival in San Francisco | Photo Essay

Posted by bridge0814 on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 8:24pm in araabmuzik, bridget mcquillan, grimes, hospitality, m83, matthew dear, music, nebraska, photo review, photos, the xx, tycho, youth lagoon

Visit San Francisco's Treasure Island Music Festival via photos. See the Golden Gate Bridge poking through the sky by a Ferris wheel, M83 and The xx in interstellar smoke onstage and more.

Drastic Plastic Turns Thirty | Lazy-i

Posted by Tyler Keown on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 1:28pm in drastic plastic, lazy-i, music, nebraska, tim mcmahan

Drastic Plastic Records has been around 30 years now. They're celebrating their anniversary by holding a concert featuring L.A. band OFF! along with The Spits and Double Negatives.

Simon Joyner: A Nebraska Songwriter | Artist Profile

Posted by Andrew Norman on Tue, 10/30/2012 - 12:34am in andrew norman, artist profile, daniel muller, feature, ghosts, nebraska, omaha, Simon Joyner, story

Omaha’s indie music legend celebrates 20 years of recording with an ambitious double-LP exploring love, life and death.

Live Review of Cursive | Lazy-i

Posted by Tyler Keown on Mon, 10/29/2012 - 1:12pm in column, cursive, lazy-i, music, nebraska, the whigs, tim mcmahan

Cursive has been touring hard following the release of their latest album, "I Am Gemini." They made a stop at the Slowdown last night and Tim McMahan of Lazy-i has a review.

White Denim at The Bourbon Theatre | Photo Essay

Although a spent amp added unplanned pyrotechnics, Thursday night at the Bourbon was a well-tuned machine of pure music by White Denim, Maps and Atlases, and Team Spirit.

"October Sweet" by adamroberthauG | Song Premiere

Posted by kelsey hutch on Sun, 10/28/2012 - 6:49pm in Adam Robert Haug, Cornelius B. Productions, fall, falling in love, halloween, Kelsey Hutchinson, nebraska

Down the pumpkin drinks, don a Halloween costume, and fall in love with fall. Songwriter Adam Robert Haug delivers a song as sweet as cider with a punch of whiskey.

Good Times Studio's Ghoulish Time | Concert Preview

Posted by HN staff on Fri, 10/26/2012 - 1:58pm in billy saffyre, concert preview, good times studio, halloween, music, nebraska, tyler keown, tyler larson

All dressed up with nowhere to go? Bring your ears and your costume to Havelock tonight for a Halloween showcase hosted by Good Times Studio at the E.H.C.O. Loft.

Cursive, Icky Blossoms, InDreama, Satchel Grande all playing shows this weekend | Lazy-i

Posted by Tyler Keown on Fri, 10/26/2012 - 1:11pm in halloween, Icky Blossoms, indreama, lazy-i, music, nebraska, snake island!, tim mcmahan

Yuppies, Snake Island!, Satchel Grande, Icky Blossoms, InDreama and others are all playing shows (some welcoming costumes) this weekend. Try to not be too scared to go.

"I Just Found You in a Mess" by The Lepers | Video Feature

The Lepers might not appeal to your sense of inner peace, but who said they were trying to. Tune in to a more unstable noise with this video of the duo's Lincoln Calling performance at Duffy's Tavern.