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Omaha Music Archives

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Jim Jacobi Papers

 Collection — Box 2018-025
Identifier: MSS-0121
Content Description The collection of Jim Jacobi's music includes recordings of music under the band names Crap Detectors, Jojakimbi Band, and Jim Jacobi from the late 1970s to the 2010s. In addition to audio recordings on CD (29), digital copied from CD (5), and 1 audiocassette tape, the collection also includes the documentary Ex-Patriots from Reality: The Jim Jacobi Story A Garage Documentary. Jacobi's releases:2018 If only you had been paying attention (40 year anniversary) and Part 2...

Lavender Couch Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0124
Content Description The records of Lavender Couch include fliers, posters, and photographs documenting the alternative rock, all-lesbian band's shows or gigs in Omaha, Lincoln, and other locales. Publicity photos and casual photos of band members are also available. A small number of contracts or agreements are part of the collection along with ephemera such as a sticker. A copy of the band's eponymous 1994 audiocassette tape is part of the collection. The audiotape has been digitized and access to the music is...

Omaha Music Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0142
Content Description The Omaha Music Collection documents Omaha musicians including bands, solo artists, composers, and collaborations. Material collected includes recordings as well as ephemeral material such as promotional stickers, buttons, and other material. The collection is open to material from all genres of music and is added to through purchases, free digital downloads or promotional CDs, and donations to the repository. See series descriptions for more detailed descriptions.

Omaha Public School Making Invisible Histories Visible Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-0128
Content Description The collection of documentary films, unedited video interviews, and supporting documents for the Omaha Public School Making Invisible Histories Visible program for the 2017-2018 summer programs documents music genres in Omaha. Topics include jazz, hip hop, funk, polka, women in indie music, Mexican American music, and musical traditions of new immigrants to the U.S.

Sam Walker Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS-0125
Content Description The collection of Sam Walker includes posters, fliers, LPs, and ephemera documenting Omaha organizations, events, and people in the 20th and 21st centuries particularly related to activism, music, and culture. Topics covered include anti-Vietnam War protests, protests against the demolition of Jobbers Canyon, Omaha sheet music, Wounded Knee legal defense fund, Omaha music and performers, Al Smith, jazz vocalist Karrin Allyson, and the Omaha centennial celebration. The fourteen LPs in the...