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Tim McMahan

"I’ve always wanted to be in a band. I’ve been in so many that fell apart when you find one that works it’s like magic. To have brothers and sisters in music, to share the peaks and valleys of this life is a blessing." Read more

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Winning a second term could be as easy as hitting a fairway on the 8th hole of Mar-a-Lago. All he has to do is this one little thing — be nicer. Read more

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The Brooklyn indie band plays Jan. 15 at The Waiting Room. Read more

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It is time once again to gaze into the crystal Fender Strat and peer into another dimension which will reveal to my eyes alone the happenings and occurrences that shall take place over the next calendar year in the world of popular music. Read more

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To see women emerge as the dominant voice in music is a long time coming and hopefully will inspire a similar movement in other fields, not least of which is politics. Read more

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I'm finding more often that instead of reading or listening to the news, I'm going out of my way to avoid it. Read more

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Lost Friends, is a buoyant ride of anthemic indie rock that shuffles and shimmers in a style that fits right alongside acts like Alvvays, First Aid Kit and Oh Pep! — bands that aren’t afraid to put melody above all else. Read more

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For their latest, Last Building Burning (2018, Carpark), the band worked with metal producer Randall Dunn (Sunn O))), Myrkur, Black Mountain). The result is a bracingly sharp turn from the melodic indie rock of 2017’s Life Without Sound. Read more

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Season 3 of the Serial podcast is under way and it's (once again) engrossing and addictive while it shines a much-needed light on issues that are frustrating and appalling. Read more

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Faced with declining readership and a shift to out-of-state management, could a new union at The Omaha World-Herald turn things around? Read more

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Soccer Mommy is Sophie Allison, a Nashville singer/songwriter influenced by the likes of pop stars Avril Lavigne and Taylor Swift, though her music is more easily filed alongside fellow indie singer/songwriter projects Mitski, Waxahatchee, Big Thief. Read more

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With more than 70 national, regional and local acts Lincoln Calling has the making of the first Nebraska-based festival with a vibe that could be compared to the early days of Austin's South by Southwest Festival. Read more

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