After the end of the Stransky Park Concerts, you may have been worried about a hole in your Thursday nights. Hub & Soul has stepped in to fill that void through the very end of the Summer.
This year marks the 7th Annual Art in the Garden presented by Noyes Art Gallery. The event will be held Saturday, Sept. 14 from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Lincoln’s Sunken Gardens.
Photos by Jason Davis Sep. 5, 2019 [...]
While a lot of our listening audience may have been stuck at home glued to the radio for the Blues Blowout Weekend, you may have missed Lincoln's Jerry Pranksters at Bodega's Alley. If that's the case, we do have photos from the concert available below.
Ghosts of Lincoln Bus Tour Tickets Guided by Scott Colborn of Exploring Unexplained Phenomena Now Available
This year marks the 21st year of the Ghosts of Lincoln tour. Scott Colborn and his daughter Melissa have operated the bus tour as a father-daughter business since she was 9-years-old.
The annual Community Crops Feast on the Farm will be held Saturday, August 24 from 5-8 p.m. at Prairie Pines. This will be the sixth year celebrating the best of local foods, prepared by the best of local chefs.
Every Summer, Omaha's Stinson Park in Aksarben becomes a meeting of excitement and music for the Maha Music Festival. This year was the 11th Maha Music Festival and the 2nd year that the Music Festival stretched over two days. You can see photos and short reviews of all of the Maha lineup from KZUM Programmers and contributors here.
Omaha power-pop band Uh Oh appeared on Hear Nebraska FM on Aug. 12, 2019 to talk about their first LP, "Stay Close." Listen to them chat with the Hear Nebraska FM hosts and debut two unreleased tracks.
Every year, KZUM and Stransky Park put on a spectacular series of free, weekly concerts on Thursdays. We were lucky to have nice weather almost every single week, this year. If you are feeling nostalgic for the concerts, or missed out on any of these great performances, we have a recap video of some of our favorite moments. You can also check out the photos from every single week.
Elevating girls’ voices and showing their unique paths of leadership is the topic of the newest podcast by Renae Ninneman. Featured as part of KZUM’s Podcast Partners project, this is the first year “Be You, Be Heard” is being produced.
Nashville-based band, Judah & the Lion, made a stop in Lincoln on their tour for the new album Pep Talks. Judah & the Lion made a name for themselves with their hit "Take It All Back." After being moved from Pinewood Bowl, the show went on at Bourbon Theatre.
James Dean began his venture into music photography around 2009 with the pairing of a film camera and a house show. And thanks to a friend, he was able to borrow a digital camera on and off in 2012 to shoot more live music. Since then, James Dean has become one of Lincoln's most well-known concert photographers, and has contributed to KZUM on multiple occasions.
Held during Lincoln Calling at the Lincoln Community Foundation Gardens, the talk and potluck will focus on how to use homegrown herbs for culinary uses, herbal healing and harvesting for meal planning.
Five local nonprofits will benefit from the local speaking and ideas event. Photo: Ignite Lincoln Facebook.
Check out shots from Saturday's tour of the historic gardens.
Show your support for local radio and local makers by sporting one of these three original designs available until August 30.
A pair of local artists played a Thursday show at the Bourbon Theatre. You can see photos of Jenny Hietbrink and The Moore Brothers here.
KZUM was live at the scene for National Night Out at the F Street Community Center. You can see photos from the event, below, and hear the Aug. 6 recording of the live broadcast featuring hosts Lou Braatz (Earth To Lincoln, Tues. 8-7 p.m.) and Slacker Dave (Thurs. 10-Noon) here.
Apply by Dec. 31 to play the our summer concert series in 2020!
SQUAD is a bi-monthly electronic dance party at Bodega's Alley hosted by djblac and $pencelove. This happens on the first and third Thursday of each month. This month featured Funkmammoth and DJ KevyCav.
Every first Friday of the month in Lincoln, all the art and music venues put their best foot forward. Our intern was out on the scene and got some photos from many of our favorite galleries as well as music from The Bourbon and the Jerry Garcia Birthday Bash.
The Lincoln band's new single further blurs the lines of genre classifications and reminds us why The Fey are regionally unmatched.
A rumbling all-ages crowd piled into a smog-coated Duffy’s Tavern around 8 p.m. Wednesday night when Lincoln ska band Mad Dog and the 20/20’s stormed the stage. The lineup also included Prude Boys and Histrionic.
First Friday is held on every first Friday of each month. It’s to showcase local businesses and art galleries around downtown Lincoln. Here is a list of upcoming events that are happening throughout the day on August 2nd, 2019. Be sure to use #LNKFF when you post pictures to share your night and don't forget about the awesome Bike LNK stations along the art walk as an alternative to walking!
Over the weekend, Bob Henrickson of How's It Growin'?, in partnership with Buy Fresh Buy Local and Nebraska Statewide Arboretum, hosted the Local Farm Tour. This tour covered Grow With The Flow, Robinette Farms and Brockley Farmaceuticals.
On Aug. 2, the annual KZUM Jerry Garcia Birthday Bash Benefit hosted by Bodega’s Alley, located on 1418 O St will be back for another year. Jerry Garcia was the lead guitarist and vocalist for The Grateful Dead and would have turned 77 years old, this year, on Aug. 1.This event brings the Lincoln community together to celebrate his spirit.
The Second Annual Great Plains Fest took place on Saturday. This DIY Festival brought several genres together for a night of great music in the parking lot of Great Plains Cycle Supply.
It was a nice night for a concert on Thursday. This season of Stransky Park concerts are quickly approaching an end, but that didn't stop the massive crowd from soaking in the music provided by Emily Bass & The Near Miracle.
The annual two-day festival celebrates the anniversary of the legendary blues bar, The Zoo Bar. This year's ZooFest celebrates the 46th anniversary of The Zoo Bar. The lineup includes acts like Junior Brown, Mike Zito, Empire Strikes Brass, Mavis Staples and more.