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Get Your Guns

L.A. Guns Headlines Septemberfest By Shout Omaha Staff There is a whole legion of fans that love ‘80s hair metal and other hard rock from that era. They come out in droves any time White Snake, Def Leppard or, in

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McFoster’s Natural Kind Café

By Shout Omaha Staff   At first glance, one might expect a cadre of elves to run out of McFoster’s Kind Café due to its workshop-like outer appearance. The English Tudor style building sits on the corner of 38th street

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MAHA’s Best Year Yet

By MarQ Manner The sixth annual Maha Music Festival took place this past Saturday at Stinson Park in front of a record crowd of 7,000 people. The predicted rain never came, but a brutal sun beat down upon us through

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Flying High

Ty Segall Lands in Omaha Once Again By Kyle Eustice   In June, Laguna Beach native Ty Segall announced a monumental international tour in support of his upcoming album, Manipulator. It kicks off in Los Angeles, California on August 23

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News of the Weird

Lead Story The May 28 US Airways flight from Los Angeles to Philadelphia had to be diverted to Kansas City after a passenger’s service dog did what dogs do, in the aisle, twice (an hour apart). One passenger used the

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Midwest Hip-Hop

Doomtree Adds Some Flavor to MAHA Music Festival By Kyle Eustice MAHA LINEUP 12:10 p.m. – Domestica 12:45 p.m. – Matt Whipkey 1:20 p.m. – Twinsmith 1:55 p.m. – M34N STR33T 2:30 p.m. – Doomtree 3:35 p.m. – Radkey 4:30

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Out of the Blue

Orenda Fink Back with New Solo Record By Kyle Eustice   Although she grew up in Alabama, singer-songwriter Orenda Fink is most definitely associated with the Omaha music scene. After all, she’s married to Todd Fink of The Faint and

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News of the Weird

Lead Story Jeff Mizanskey, 61, is a poster child for one well- known criticism of mandatory-minimum sentencing laws — that nonviolent marijuana users (and small-time sellers) may wind up doing decades of hard time and in fact more time than

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The ‘80s Never Die

Pat Benatar Joins Lita Ford at Stir’s By Shout Omaha Staff Singer Pat Benatar hopes to be selling leis and pineapples on the Hana Highway in Hawaii, and wearing a mummu one day. In fact, she can’t believe she isn’t

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News of the Weird

Government in Action The Environmental Protection Agency is already a News of the Weird favorite (for example, the secret goofing-off “man cave” of one EPA contractor in July 2013 and, two months later, the fabulist EPA executive who skipped agency

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