Stretching Out

Betsy Wells is a band of boys just getting some distance from their teenage years, but youth and young manhood belie the band's rapid maturation. Led by guitarist and lead vocalist Jordan Smith, the band is set to release its second EP, The Calm, as a Friday night show at the Waiting Room Lounge, 6212 Maple St. “We all just freshly turned 21,” Smith says over beers at the Pizza Shoppe in...

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Watching the Train Wreck, Peace of Sh*t team up for release, show

* Watching the Train Wreck and Peace of Sh*t are teaming for a limited edition lathe-cut 10-inch single on local imprint Fear of Music Records. One side of the record will include songs by both bands, with a screen-printed image on the flip-side. Think of it as a do-it-yourself-style picture disc. The release is limited to 50 copies on vinyl. To celebrate the release, the two garage-punk bands...

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Summertime Music Updates, Zoo Bar 38th Anniversary

Playing With Fire plans to go on as scheduled. The event set for Saturday, July 16, has been moved from the Lewis & Clark Landing to Aksarben Village's Stinson Park. This is one of the most-anticipated outdoor shows of the summer. Headliner Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings and their high-energy soul-R&B sound wow everyone from blues fans to indie-rock music enthusiasts. Also on the bill is Austin...

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Summer Concert List 2011

Thursday, June 16- Sokol Auditorium Yellowcard and Good Charlotte w/ Runner Runner 13th & Martha Doors at 7:00 p.m., Show at 8:00 Tickets $25 in advance at etix.com, $27 day of show Friday, June 17- Slowdown GOO 14th & Webster Show at 9:00 p.m. Free Show- 21 and over! Saturday, June 18- Sokol Underground Red Theater Omaha: Smash & Grab w/ special guests In Love 13th & Martha Show at 9:00...

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Summer Music Preview: 311

“We were toiling away in the underground for so long, we were ready for the attention. It’s so different now with the Internet. Some viral video will happen so quickly that the group gets a bunch of attention, but they aren’t ready for it. They haven’t developed enough and people lose interest,” Nick Hexum says. “We used to stand down at Drastic Plastic to get any information on music...

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Summer Music 2011

Click here for a comprehensive list of concerts for this summer in the Omaha metro area With another string of 90-plus degree days having passed Omaha's way, it's time to acknowledge that the summer season is here. Big summer concerts are already rolling into town, well ahead of the official June 21 start of summer. So here's your Reader-approved rundown of what's hot on this year's summer...

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