“Life Is Strange 2 Episode 1: Roads” Review

French video game developer Dontnod Entertainment surprised the video game industry in 2015 when their episodic graphic adventure game “Life Is Strange” sold over 3 million copies and earned over 75 Game of the Year Awards. In a game where choices matter, the game’s multiple contrasting endings had players wondering if a sequel would be… Continue reading

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Green Room: music and how it sleeps with my fear

One shout in a fake frat party made me fall in unapologetic love with music. I was a kid, watching “Animal House” with my older sister. I hid behind the couch during the nudity. We danced to “Shout” played by Otis Day and the Knights. I had experienced the most amazing and unrealistic college party… Continue reading


Staff Pick: “Reviving Bionicle”

When “Bionicle” debuted in 2000, my 4-year-old self was in awe. Throughout elementary and middle school, I collected as many sets as I could and read the books and comics. That came to an end in 2010 when The Lego Company discontinued the line. “Bionicle” was revived in 2015, but canceled again the following year. “Reviving… Continue reading


Seeds Lincoln Calling 2018 coverage

Mad Dog and the 20/20s | by Nick Kuklinski The low turnout to Mad Dog and the 20/20s early 6:30 p.m. set didn’t stop the group from fucking killing it Saturday night. Their high-energy performance was pulsing through the Night Market to the head bobbing of a crowd who sure-as-shit knows Ska isn’t dead. Playing… Continue reading


Omaha becomes Emo Nite hotspot after one year

The Midwest brings a depressing aura to its inhabitants with endless cornfields and gray autumns. Omaha, landlocked in the center of the country, doesn’t have access to the Great Lakes nearby to provide a temporary escape. Omahans Conor Oberst (Bright Eyes) and Tim Kasher (Cursive) had nothing to do but channel their angst into music,… Continue reading

In The Whale

In The Whale comes out swinging with upcoming EP and tour

In their seven-year existence, Colorado heavy rock duo In The Whale has toured international, performed at Riot Fest and Lollapalooza and opened for bands such as Jane's Addiction and Descendents. Created by Nate Valdez (guitar, vocals) as a solo project in 2011, Eric Riley (drummer, vocals) joined soon after to form one of Colorado's best… Continue reading


Can’t wait for the summer and the Warped Tour: The Final Run

Since 1995, musicians and fans have looked forward to summer for the annual alternative music festival known as Vans Warped Tour. The traveling summer festival attracts hundreds of thousands of attendees each year and is the longest-running North American festival tour to date. Going to Vans Warped Tour is a pilgrimage for music fans and… Continue reading