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Bear necessities

I Wrestled a Bear Once takes a kitchen-sink approach to its raging mix of alt-metal.


Music

Chris Parker
I Wrestled a Bear Once with Molotov Solution, Glass Cloud and more
6 p.m. Monday
The Conservatory
8911 N. Western
conservatoryokc.com
607-4805
$12-$15
 
Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Rev up

Changing hearts and minds one song at a time, Emma’s Revolution keeps fighting the good fight.


Music

Chris Parker
Emma’s Revolution
7 p.m. Saturday
The Blue Door
2805 N. McKinley
bluedoorokc.com
524-0738
$15-$20
 
Wednesday, April 11, 2012

Getting Randy

Happy holidays, Red Dirt fans: You can get a double dose of the Randy Rogers Band at two local, seasonal traditions.


Music

Chris Parker
Saturday
New Year’s Eve Bash with Randy Rogers Band and Brison Bursey

Sunday
Hangover Ball with Randy Rogers Band, Cody Canada, Jason Boland, Kevin Welch and more
Wormy Dog Saloon
311 E. Sheridan
wormydog.com
601-6276
$50 Saturday, $30 Sunday
 
Wednesday, December 28, 2011

Time to fly

Country-flavored folksinger Jonathan Byrd lets his varied influences take wing.


Music

Chris Parker
Jonathan Byrd
8 p.m. Thursday
The Bottle Cap barn
3600 Rogers Drive, Edmond
 
Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Go, Gringo, go!

Gringo Star keeps the indie-pop faith with its new identity.


Music

Chris Parker
Gringo Star with the Wurly Birds and Dad
9 p.m. Tuesday
Opolis
113 N. Crawford, Norman
opolis.org

820-0951
$8
 
Wednesday, October 12, 2011

Wade’s world

For Red Dirt singer Wade Bowen, music is more about the journey than the destination.


Music

Chris Parker

Wade Bowen
11 p.m. Friday
Wormy Dog Saloon
311 E. Sheridan
wormydog.com
601-6276
$15

 
Wednesday, September 28, 2011

Staying current

After 15 years, Electric Six still cranks its party-rock voltage to ‘Danger!’


Music

Chris Parker
Electric Six with Kitten and Mark Mallman
9 p.m. Wednesday
Opolis
113 N. Crawford, Norman
opolis.org
820-0951
$15
 
Tuesday, September 27, 2011

River rage

After choppy waters, Riverboat Gamblers right the ship. All bets are off, punk fans!


Music

Chris Parker
Riverboat Gamblers with Dead to Me, Off with Their Heads and Over Stars and Gutters
The Conservatory
8911 N. Western
conservatoryokc.com
607-4805
$12
 
Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Slim start

Americana fighter Langhorne Slim’s ready to step up, both musically and financially.


Music

Chris Parker
Langhorne Slim with The Donkeys and Ryan Lawson
113 N. Crawford, Norman
820-0951
opolis.org 
$8 advance, $10 door
 
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Parade’s route

Bluegrass act David Mayfield Parade offers its leader his long-deserved moment in the spotlight.


Music

Chris Parker
The David Mayfield Parade
10:30 p.m. Wednesday
The Deli
309 White, Norman
thedeli.us
321-7048
$5
 
Wednesday, August 10, 2011

Too tough to die

C.J. Ramone keeps the spirit and legacy of his punk ‘brothers’ of Ramones alive.


Music

Chris Parker
CJ Ramone with 5 Dollar Thrill, Sweet Action and Bare Knuckle Shuffle
6:30 p.m. Friday
Bricktown Live
103 Flaming Lips Alley, 236-4143
$12-$15
 
Wednesday, July 20, 2011

Heart of Holland

Genre-mixing vocalist Jolie Holland surrenders her soul and offers up a ‘Pint of Blood.’


Music

Chris Parker

Jolie Holland with Sallie Ford & the Sound Outside
9 p.m. Monday
Opolis
113 N. Crawford, Norman
opolis.org, 820-0951
$10 advance, $12 door

 
Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Into the ‘Light’

Susan Cowsill finds her way home, and celebrates the journey’s ‘Lighthouse.’


Music

Chris Parker

8 p.m. Monday
The Blue Door
2805 N. McKinley
bluedoorokc.com 524-0738 $20-$25

7:30 p.m. Sunday
Lions Park
450 S. Flood, Norman

 
Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Side of ska

Who ordered the extra-large serving of local ska, Sunny Side Up?


Music

Chris Parker
Sunny Side Up with Classy San Diego and The Last Slice
7 p.m. Thursday
The Conservatory, 8911 N. Western
conservatoryokc.com, 607-4805
$7
 
Wednesday, June 29, 2011

So Money

Baby, hold on! Eddie Money’s back, with all his hits from the 1970s and ’80s, and he’s happy to see you.


Music

Chris Parker
Eddie Money
7 p.m. Saturday
Frontier City, 11501 N. Interstate 35 Service Road
frontiercity.com, 478-2140
$24.99
 
Wednesday, June 15, 2011
 
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