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.
Watch our double feature of videos from Talking Mountain's album release show: an interview with TM's Jason Meyer as he decorated Slowdown, and a video of "Realistic Feel" from the concert.
Listen to Talking Mountain's new album by clicking play on the nearly 30-minute-long video the band produced.
Just as Jason Meyer paints his instruments, he alters his clothes to suit his style. As Talking Mountain, the Omahan artist sets forth a singular sense of fashion, which he describes here.
What did 2012 in Nebraska music mean to you? Here's the first of our takes on the year's albums, songs, music videos and more, from HN managing editor Michael Todd.
Talking Mountain releases the first song off its forthcoming album, and its Jason Meyer talks about its origin, shift in meaning over two years and how he composes the light show to accompany songs.
With a overwhelming crowd that sent photographers to higher-altitude perches to capture the packed house, Friday of Lincoln Calling ended with a climax that had been building all night. Relive or see it anew here.
HN photographers Chevy Anderson and Nicholas O'Bradovich broke stuff at The Sweat Shop, joined throngs for Simon Joyner and were touched by Lincoln at this month's BFF.
Rearrange the notes to Talking Mountain's "The Abominable Abdominal Snowman Pts. I & II" and see what rises like a monster from the mad science.
Ignoring the hype machine, John Wenz offers his list of the year's best albums, songs, artists and videos. (Warning: May contain Beyoncé.)