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The Native Howl shows a roaring good time

The Native Howl rose to relative fame in 2016 after releasing their well-received EP, "Thrash Grass." The EP's mix of bluegrass instrumentation and the speed and intensity of thrash metal is sure to catch any listener's attention. They stopped at the Vega in Lincoln, Nebraska on Oct. 2nd on their first national tour. The first… Continue reading

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Shrekfest 2017: a multi-layered experience

During my senior year of high school, I went through a bit of a Shrek phase. My friend Scott and I would play the 2001 film's opening song, Smash Mouth's "All Star," on a loop in class, and sing it as we walked down the hallways. I knew every word, note and cheesy record-scratch sound… Continue reading

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PAX West showed strong display of upcoming games

2017 has been a very strong year for video games and October not only continues the streak, but strengthens it. With highly anticipated titles such as “The Evil Within 2,” “Super Mario Odyssey,” “Assassin’s Creed Origins” and “Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus” all being released, PAX (Penny Arcarde Expo) West 2017 gave gamers a sneak… Continue reading

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10/9 Spotify Playlist: ’90s TV

Nebraska football celebrated the 20th anniversary of the 1997 national championship team this past weekend in a game against the Wisconsin Badgers. During the game, a special edition of the "Name That Tune" game featured players from the 1997 team naming songs from the year they played. The 1990s was Nebraska's best decade in football,… Continue reading

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Staff Picks

Included in the Sept. 21 issue of The DailyER, here are entertainment releases members of the Seeds staff recommend.   Comedian | Demetri Martin By Devin Wiebelhaus, A/V director If you like introspective, stoner-esque humor with a bit of offensiveness thrown in, Demetri Martin is the guy for you. A mix of musical comedy, Louis… Continue reading

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10/2 Spotify Playlist: Fictional Bands

There are times when fiction is better than reality. Most of these bands were created for films, often having the film revolving around them or being a highlight. Even though these bands aren't real and have actual concerts that can be attended, their merchandise can be bought and their songs can be listened to in… Continue reading

Ontario punk band PUP played in a crowded room at The BAY.

Lincoln Calling gives downtown memorable weekend

The 14th annual Lincoln Calling music festival showcased over 100 local and national acts at eight different venues, and Seeds Entertainment was there to cover all three nights. Ranging from indie pop to folk to rap, Lincoln Calling had something for everyone. Here's a look at some of the standout performances. Thursday (Sept. 28) Cayetana… Continue reading

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A Seeds Q&A with Kristian Dunn of El Ten Eleven

When Kristian Dunn played clarinet as a kid, he gave the instrument up when he realized he couldn't play the songs he liked to on the radio. His parents listened to classical music and what would be now considered classic rock, but Dunn was more drawn to new wave bands he heard on the radio… Continue reading

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Artists to catch at Lincoln Calling

In its 14th year, Lincoln Calling music festival is an exceptional event for Lincoln that continues to grow in acts and innovation. The opportunity for Nebraska’s music scene to be showcased alongside national acts makes this local festival so significant, and with 8 venues this year ranging from downtown bars to all-ages spaces, there's a… Continue reading