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Hova is coming to Lincoln — Lincoln — freaking Lincoln — and I have never been so excited in my whole life. Jay-Z is the modern day Shakespeare, except he’s good as hell and I don’t have to read his work. Yeah, take a hint, William; no one wants to read iambic pentameter when we’ve got Young Hov spittin’ […] Read more
Shit hit the fan when DJ newcomer, Joel “Icebox” Moore, was performing at the Vega last Saturday. The evening was hip and hoppining when Moore decided to try cracking the dial up to 11 by playing his new retro dance groove, “Sandstorm Darude.” The beats were booming as the lights send the crowd into a […] Read more
After months of intrigue and speculation, UPC has finally announced that the beloved children’s entertainment act “Sesame Street Live!” is coming to campus for the annual spring concert. With its first performance back in 1980, “Sesame Street Live!” has been a staple of live entertainment for young kids, featuring all of the favorite characters from […] Read more
The guy stopped next to you at the intersection of 17th and O streets, blaring what seems to be his own rendition of The Killers’ “Mr. Brightside,” is set to perform at Vega next weekend. Brandon Fleurs, the man behind the wheel of the blaring, light-driftwood metallic Pontiac Grand Am, has been working on his […] Read more
With the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s spring football game just around the corner, students had high hopes that the school would book a big-name team for the event. But many were left disappointed when UNL announced its selection: the Nebraska Cornhuskers. “I was really hoping we’d get a good team this year, like Alabama, or at […] Read more
With their morning classes just minutes away, students walking across the University of Nebraska-Lincoln’s city campus Monday expected to hear the familiar chimes of Mueller Tower. But what they actually heard was an earth-shaking hip-hop beat. “I was just walking to class, wondering if the bell tower would play ‘Harry Potter’ or the Husker fight […] Read more