He’s toured all over the country and the world, and his music has been featured in shows such as “Big Love” and “One Tree Hill” as well as movie trailers for “Clerks 2” and “Knocked Up.” Keith Fertwagner, former Music Director at Omaha’s School of Rock, as well as front man with bands The Beat Seekers, […]
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During the late 80’s my husband and I were sitting-in at Kilgore’s most weeks, trying to learn how to play jazz. The legendary Omaha sandwich shop was owned by trumpeter/lawyer Chuck Kilgore. He hosted a jam session on Tuesday nights at the little storefront, located where the Shelterbelt Theater is today at 33rd & California. I met a […]
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I’m listening right now to 311’s new “Uplifter,” and perusing their website. The Omaha/LA quintet has called this album “the heaviest of their career.” World beat, reggae, dub, squeeky clean hip hop sounds have been the hallmark of their sound, not exactly what I call heavy.
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