Thursday 24 Apr

Norman rock well

Norman Music Festival

6 p.m.-2 a.m. Thursday, 3:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Friday and noon-2 a.m. Saturday

Downtown Norman


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Grouplovin’ it

Grouplove with MS MR and Smallpools

6:30 p.m. Monday

Diamond Ballroom

8001 S. Eastern Ave.



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Hear and now

Hear the Music Tour with The Warren Brothers and Lance Miller

6-10 p.m. Friday

Rodeo Opry

2221 Exchange Ave.


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Odyssey of the mind

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey 

with Culture Cinematic and ADDverse Effects

9 p.m. Friday

Twisted Root Gallery

3012 N. Walker Ave.



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Frndz with benefits

Boyfrndz with Bored Wax and The Hitt Boyz

9 p.m. Sunday

Blue Note Lounge

2408 N. Robinson Ave.



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Sooner the Sunset — Sooner the Sunset

Joshua Boydston October 10th, 2012

Oklahoma City’s own Graham Colton is one of the most formidable solo artists the Sooner state has to offer, and he’s even more impressive as half of the new duo Sooner the Sunset, having found his musical soul mate in vocalist Lindsey Ray.

Their chemistry is undeniable, and from the sound of this self-titled debut EP, the two bring out the very best of each other — no small feat for artists who are incredible in their own right.

The pair finds the perfect blend of pop and indie folk, crafting songs that recall the likes of Mumford & Sons or The Lumineers, and seem destined for similar success.

Lead track “All Because of You” sounds bound to soundtrack some bubbly romantic-comedy trailer, the sort of infectious and charming ditty that no one can resist. “Mark Set Go” and “Long After I’m Gone” favors country pop to still strong results before the gentle lullaby “Helium Heart” closes the disc down.

There’s no weak moment in this debut; it’s pure, sunny, Southern goodness tight and simple enough for anyone to enjoy. —Joshua Boydston

Hey! Read This:
Graham Colton interview

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