Take a look ahead to notable album releases from local bands this year, including new material from UUVVWWZ, Ladyfinger, The Seen and more. Leave your additions to the list in the comments.
Jon Augustine of Kill County, Masses and Bus Gas lists 10 albums that might be his favorites, but are more or less just “10 albums so rad they’re on the top of (his) mind right now.”
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.
Dave Socha, frontman and accordion player in Lincoln-based Bolzen Beer Band, lists his top 10 most influential albums of all time, including Yes, Black Sabbath, NOFX and more.
John Klemmensen read the word influential and just started typing. Check out the Landing on the Moon and John Klemmensen and the Party band member's top 10 albums that made a difference in his life.
Keith Rodger, aka Kethro, owns hundreds of records and more than 30,000 digital songs. Here, he picks 10 albums that have impacted him personally and musically.
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."
2012 was a rough year for HN contributor Casey Welsch: "As ever, though, we get through such times with good music." See his list of things that made it all more bearable.
Ah, the downside of a "best of" list. HN contributor Jay NeSmith knows the problem of picking his favorites is leaving off a number of worthy bands. Here are the ones that made it.