Lincoln’s Asian Community and Cultural Center will transform the Lancaster Event Center into a fair of food, song, dance and New Year celebrations on February 23rd. The event runs from 1 until 4 p.m. and welcomes all people and cultures to celebrate the Lunar New Year together.
By Brittany Ward Feb. 20, 2019 Th [...]
Feb. 1 marked the monthly first Friday art walk that brought visual art, live music and more to downtown Lincoln and across the city. Check out shots from events at Tugboat Gallery, The Aliens, Gallery 23, Ill of Cups, Red Eye and more.
Legendary Reggae group played a show with Omaha's Domestic Blend at The Bourbon Theatre.
Chilly weather didn't stop fans from packing The Bourbon Theatre for the songwriter's return to Nebraska Monday.
Photos by Tatiana Startseva Jan. 2 [...]
The week features shows from Gregory Alan Isakov, The Wailers, James Harman and more.
On March 13, 2019, the fourth annual Nebraska Exposed showcase joins the Midwest Music Foundation’s annual four-day, two-stage event, MidCoast Takeover taking 11 acts to Austin, Texas.
After being postponed, the Third Annual Women's March is set to take place on Jan. 27 in Lincoln. KZUM Programs Earth To Lincoln and The Servative Hour featured organizers of The Women's March on their programs on Jan. 15.
Check out shots from Atmosphere at The Bourbon Theatre in Lincoln on Saturday, Jan. 19, 2019.
Keeshea Pratt Band stops by the KZUM studios on Jan. 9 before their performance at The Zoo Bar
The Hot Mess hosts a traditional Irish music jam with local musicians on the second Thursday of every month.
From IDs to unique lists to stories, we want to hear from you! Choose one of our open projects, call our new listener recording line at any time and record your submission for potential broadcast!
The year in review by KZUM programmers: albums, singles, live shows and more. With KZUM's 40th year coming to a close, we asked our programmers to submit their year-end lists of albums, songs, live shows and more from 2018. Compiled here are their responses, which also include top music videos and some momentous occasions. Thank you for supporting 40 years of community radio! We can't wait to bring you more in 2019. Happy New Year!
Want to perform at a KZUM event like Stransky Park or The Blues Blowout? Let us know!
The final First Friday of 2018 came on Dec. 7, featuring art, live music and more in downtown Lincoln and across the city. Check out shots from events at 1867 Bar, Hey May Photo, The Aliens, Tugboat, Six-16 and Ill of Cups.
Ezra's Double Vision stand at 1st Avenue on Friday and Saturday brought together seven Nebraska hard rock groups over both nights.
Check out shots from Tech N9ne's return to Lincoln Thursday.
The year's final First Friday brings dozens of gallery openings, special exhibits, live music events more, from downtown to across Lincoln. Check out our rundown of happenings and a map to find your way.
Lady Susan discusses ambassadorship with Celtic musicians and the importance of Celtic Music at KZUM. He show, "Thunder on the Plains," is celebrating 10 years of great Celtic programming this year.
Longtime Lincoln musician Dr. John Walker passed away on Nov. 19. We invited many of his friends and fellow performers to contribute their thoughts, gathered here.
Thirst Things First plays a Saturday night show with Pure Brown at The Zoo Bar.
COCOMOFO headlines The Zoo Bar for a Friday night show with Möbius.
The KZUM Tradition of Slacker Morning Show Thanksgiving returns for another year.
Also featuring Mobius on the bill, Friday's show is a homecoming for COCOMOFO's Miles Wilkins, who is from Lincoln.
Beginning this week, Friday evenings on KZUM will feature a new roots rock/outlaw/psychobilly program, "In the Garage," and an extended time slot for "HonkyTonk Heroes."
Host Cinnamon Dokken speaks with Betty Levitov about early reading experiences that sparked her interest in Africa, her time in Africa as a young teacher (with a 5 month old baby!), teaching African Literature as a white woman, the numerous trips to Africa that she made with groups of students - and writing her memoir about those trips
The Jeff Austin Band brought their well-honed bluegrass show back to The Bourbon Theatre on Sunday night with an opening set by Lincoln’s Hammersaw.
Photos by Holly Barr Nov. 13, 2018 [...]
Sunsquabi played a show on Nov. 10 with Marvel Years at The Bourbon Theatre.