Tuesday night, Tucson, Arizona-band, Jimmy Eat World finally made a run through Lincoln, NE bringing with them Brooklyn’s Pronoun. The Bourbon Theatre was nearly at max capacity and ready to party.
Live in Lincoln is a new concert series in Lincoln that showcases live music every Thursday night at ChezSoDo on 11th and K Street starting at 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. It’s a free event showcasing a different band band every Thursday.
Ghostemane played a show with Horus the Astroneer at The Bourbon. Ghostemane is currently touring across the U.S. before heading off on a European tour in February. We have some photos from the concert available.
First Friday is held on every first Friday of each month. It’s a celebration to showcase local businesses and art galleries around downtown Lincoln. Here is a list of upcoming events that are happening throughout the day on November 1, 2019.
Explosions in the Sky played a show with FACS on Tuesday at Lincoln's Bourbon Theatre. Explosions in the Sky is currently on their 20th Anniversary tour. We were able to get into the show and snap a few shots. You can see our photos from that concert here.
The Real Psychobabble Podcast is a new podcast from the local radio station KZUM 89.3. The podcast is put on by hosts Cody Solesbee and Raul Palacios who record episodes once every two weeks in KZUM’s podcast production studio. The show is produced by two psychology lovers babbling about the world we live in through the lens of psychology.
Monday night featured a strong lineup of rock and punk at The Bay. This lineup included local favorites Histrionic and Hail Varsity as well as Kill Vargas from Wichita. There are photos of that concert available now!
This year marks the fifth year of the Skate Art Music Festival at The Bay. The free and family-friendly event was held Saturday, Oct. 12 from 2:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. This year welcomed the pro-skater Ryan Sheckler and The Sheckler Foundation to the annual gathering.
1867 Bar featured a lineup of hard and indie rock including Tame Suns, Twin Beds and Yoga For Cats. Photos of this lineup are available now!
This year marks the fifth year of the Skate Art Music Festival at The Bay. The free and family-friendly event will be held Saturday, Oct. 12 from 2:30 p.m. to 11:00 p.m. This year welcomes the pro-skater Ryan Sheckler and The Sheckler Foundation to the annual gathering which will make it an unforgettable day.
Hailing from the south side of Chicago, Shawn James stopped in Lincoln on Sunday. He is in the middle of his "Dark and the Light" Tour in support of his album of the same name. He played The Bourbon Theatre with Steady Wells.
First Friday is held on every first Friday of each month. It’s a celebration to showcase local businesses and art galleries around downtown Lincoln. Here is a list of upcoming events that are happening throughout the day on October 4, 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!
On Thursday night, Sept. 26, 1867 Bar hosted a free admission show featuring a stacked set of DJs including Humble Jay & acetheallstar, Denham, Burnadub, ZIGG, Reno & GoGoQ.
KZUM Benefit, Presented by The Metal Manifesto: The Metal Inquisition to Feature a Full Day of Metal
The Metal Inquisitionh will be held Sept. 28 at Gray’s Keg located at 104 N 20th Street starting at noon until 2 a.m. The event is held by The Metal Manifesto which is a weekly radio show, playing metal of all styles and genres, that airs on KZUM every Friday night and Saturday morning from midnight to 3 a.m.
Over the past 16 years, Lincoln Calling has grown, and Lincoln along with it. 2019 marked one of the largest festivals yet, with over 80 bands performing over a span of three days, four venues and two outdoor stages. Headliners this year included Freakabout, Lee Fields & The Expressions, Soccer Mommy and many more.
The annual Harvest Moon Festival is an event celebrating Asian culture with live music and dancers. It will be held Sunday, Sept. 22 at Antelope Park Bandshell.
Every Summer, KZUM’s How’s It Growin’? features a series of events called the Nature Walks and Garden Talks series. This Summer, the series featured a tour of Sunken Gardens and a Local Farm Tour. The 2019 series concludes this Saturday with A Celebration of Herbs at the Lincoln Community Foundation Gardens.
Lincoln on the Streets happened Sept. 13 at Centennial Mall and M St. in downtown Lincoln. It's a one-night concert showcasing a country headliner each year presented by The Bourbon Theatre.
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.
Check out the photos of the Uh Oh Album Release show at The Slowdown, below, featuring Second String, Eric In Outerspace, Histrionic and Uh Oh.
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.