Wednesday 23 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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The Doors - The Doors, Et Al

None April 19th, 2007



Before you hit the snooze button on another batch of vintage reissues, dig this: The 40th anniversary mix of the debut Doors album plays at the correct speed in comparison to slightly slow and off-key previous versions. Add a reinstated Jim Morrison vocal on the opening track, "Break on Through (To the Other Side)," a bookend to the "Apocalypse Now" version of "The End," and you've got one helluva debut album.

Rhino has reissued "The Doors" alongside the rest of the back catalog' "Strange Days," "Waiting for the Sun," "The Soft Parade," "Morrison Hotel" and "L.A. Woman"' with bonus tracks and insightful liner notes.

This new ProTools HD transfer showcases the chops of the Doors' rhythm section of guitarist Robbie Krieger, drummer John Densmore and keyboardist Ray Manzarek.

Listening begs the trippy question: When has a band's oeuvre managed to encapsulate the political and culture aura of an era and still remained so timeless?'Rob Collins

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