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Jeremy Lafrentz

Epitaph metalcore veterans Parkway Drive drove their Unbreakable tour through Sokol Auditorium Sept. 30. The Australian quintet brought We Came As Romans (Troy, Mich.) and Counterparts (Hamilton, Ont.) along for the ride. more

Oct 5, 2016 1:51 PM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

On a very wet Sunday night, Staind and Sevendust performed at Stir Cove in Council Bluffs, IA. Earlier in the day before the down pouring rain, lightning, and thunder. Backstage Entertainment had the opportunity to interview Lajon and Clint... more

Jun 8, 2014 9:15 PM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

Backstage Entertainment’s biggest day of the year comes from LAZER 103.3’s show LAZERfest. The radio station is in Des Moines, IA, and for the past four years Backstage Entertainment has been covering the event with backstage interviews and... more

May 15, 2014 9:03 PM Music

On Wednesday, April 2nd the much anticipated show with Taking Back Sunday and The Used came to Sokol Auditorium in Omaha, NE. Many fans remember that the show was supposed to take place a few months back but had to be rescheduled. I think... more

Apr 28, 2014 5:21 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

There were two great shows going on in Omaha on Friday, March 7th. The 402 Arts Collective hosted Red Jumpsuit Apparatus and the Slowdown hosted T. Mills. Both shows attracting a large crowd at each venue. During the night, Backstage Ente... more

Mar 12, 2014 7:11 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

The Omaha Civic Auditorium hosted The Roadshow on Sunday, January 26th. Bringing acts like We As Human, Andy Mineo, Jamie Grace, Third Day, Skillet, and more to the auditorium, the night was filled with uplifting messages, restoring faith... more

Jan 31, 2014 2:21 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

The Hell Pop Tour featuring In This Moment, Motionless in White, Kyng, and All Hail The Yeti came through Omaha on Wednesday, November 20th. The tour has been going great from what many of the band members have said as we got the chance t... more

Nov 27, 2013 1:01 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

"This Tour is AMAZING!! That is all. Carry on." That is a direct quote on Facebook from the band Thy Will Be Done posted the night before their show in Lincoln, NE, on November 13th. That pretty much summed up the night as well. Trivium, ... more

Nov 22, 2013 9:57 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

Sunday, October 27th was the last night of the tour with Hinder, Candlebox, Devour The Day, and Open Air Stereo. All the bands finished the tour strong with a little pranking throughout the night as well. The last time Hinder was in town ... more

Nov 8, 2013 9:41 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

Shamrock's Pub and Grill hosted the band Eve to Adam Saturday, September 28th. Many Backstage Entertainment fans will remember the two interviews we had with the guys before as they've been in the Omaha area before. It's great developing ... more

Oct 8, 2013 8:06 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

Just a little over a year ago 89.7 The River put on a show in Pacific Junction, IA, called Knotfest featuring Slipknot, Lamb of God, Deftones, and more. Backstage Entertainment had their first interview with Deftones on that day with lead... more

Oct 3, 2013 8:58 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

Since Disturbed decided to go on hiatus all of the members are now with other bands. A few months back, David Draiman and his new band, Device, came to Omaha and performed at Sokol Underground. Now, on Tuesday, August 20th the band Fight ... more

Aug 26, 2013 10:37 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

Sevendust has been around for 20 years now and this was the first time they were playing The Bourbon Theatre in Lincoln, NE. Like always, Sevendust performed like it was their last show. Every time they bring the energy, get many fans inv... more

Aug 5, 2013 9:14 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

The Bourbon Theatre in Lincoln, Nebraska hosted a great rock show on July 24th. Pop Evil headlined with support from Drowning Pool and Gemini Syndrome. Gemini Syndrome is working on their first album release coming up in September and we ... more

Jul 29, 2013 9:47 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

When asked why Omaha, Shim Moore said, "Omaha is the first place we ever sold out a show." Their national CD release show for their new album "Connect" was held at Sokol Auditorium in Omaha, NE. Sick Puppies said that Omaha is their home ... more

Jul 22, 2013 3:40 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

Heavy metal fans made themselves well known Tuesday, July 2nd as Sokol Auditorium hosted the tour featuring Killswitch Engage, Miss May I, The Word Alive, Darkest Hour, and Affiance. For a while now, many of the fans of these bands were a... more

Jul 9, 2013 10:41 PM Music

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McCurdy Pix

On May 28th, Sokol Underground hosted Device, Gemini Syndrome, and Beware of Darkness. Many were in anticipation of the event since Device is fronted by David Draiman, lead singer of Disturbed. David has played in big arenas throughout hi... more

Jun 6, 2013 10:15 AM Music

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McCurdy Pix

Escape The Fate made their return to the Omaha area on Thursday, May 23rd at The Waiting Room. Backstage Entertainment got a chance to sit down with Craig Mabbitt and Robert Ortiz before the show to talk about the tour, new album, and oth... more

Jun 4, 2013 9:28 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

Backstage Entertainment’s biggest day of the year comes from LAZER 103.3’s show LAZERfest. The radio station is in Des Moines, IA, and for the past two years the show has been held at the Central Iowa Expo in Boone, IA. For the past three... more

May 29, 2013 1:37 AM Music

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Backstage Entertainment

One of the biggest tours of the year hit the CenturyLink Center on Saturday, April 27th. Jason Aldean, along with Jake Owen and Thomas Rhett performed to a sold out crowd in Omaha. With many in anticipation of the night, a lot of people p... more

May 2, 2013 10:20 AM Music

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