We’ve all found ourselves on a long and lonesome highway east of Omaha while the engine moans its one-note song.

Or in Omaha, somewhere in the middle of America.

Or jamming at Sokol Auditorium, a party in the night time.

Omaha and its poetic pronunciation have found a way into many tunes from country artists, rock bands, troubadours and indie rockers. Some lines are merely a mention, but others get deeper into what’s going on in Omaha.

These are the best ever.

This story was originally published on March 13, 2015.

Reporter - Entertainment/music/concert

Kevin Coffey covers music, whether it's pop, indie or punk, through artist interviews, reviews and trend stories. He also occasionally cover other entertainment. Follow him on Twitter @owhmusicguy. Phone: 402-444-1557.

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