Omaha ranks No. 2 in an MTV list of the top up-and-coming music cities in the world:
We know it seems random, but the music scene in Omaha, Nebraska has been poppin’ ever since the likes of Duke Ellington and Nat King Cole hit its speakeasies and jazz clubs back in the 1920s. And it hasn’t really slowed down since, with thriving indie labels like Saddle Creek Records boasting the likes of Bright Eyes and Tokyo Police Club. The quintessential Omaha sound blends the college radio lover’s alt rock with peppered with small doses of country twang.
What are some of your favorite bands from Nebraska?
Random Wednesday in February in Nebraska. The beauty of this state lies in its overlooked simplicity,
That’s cool! We used to play Shelby a lot in high school.
Southeastern Nebraska. I grew up on a farm in a town close to David City, but currently live in Omaha.
I suppose it’s not the best thing in the world, but the intersection at 132nd/Industrial/Millard Ave./L St. has been voted the worst intersection in the US.
Flares coving a powerless old market. It’s like a candlelit evening with your hometown. Or the apocalypse.