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Punk rocker Exene Cervenka releases country-folk, while still hoping to again lead her X bandmates


Music

Chris Parker
Exene Cervenka with Dexter Romweber Duo and Jerry Redd & the Snowmen9 p.m. Mondaythe Conservatory 8911 N. Westernwww.conservatoryokc.com879-9778 Exene Cervenka is back. Back from Missouri. Back wi...
 
Thursday, February 4, 2010

Po' Girl heads for home on the road and schedules a visit with its metro-area parental surrogates


Music

Chris Parker
Po' Girl9 p.m. Saturdaythe Blue Door2805 N. McKinley524-0738www.bluedoorokc.com$20 Many people discover music, but for some, it discovers them. For Allison Russell and Awna Teixeira, music offered the...
 
Thursday, February 4, 2010

Tulsa pop-rockers Safety Suit return to the state as pop stars


Music

Chris Parker
Safety Suit with Parachute and Graham Colton7:30 p.m. FridayDiamond Ballroom8001 S. Easternwww.diamondballroom.net(866) 977-6849$10 advance, $14 doorEditor's note: Parachute & Safety Suit's manage...
 
Thursday, January 28, 2010

Chicago's The Audition faces 'Great Danger' in self-producing its punk pop


Music

Chris Parker
The Audition with The Dangerous Summer, Sparks the Rescue and more6 p.m. Sundaythe Conservatory8911 N. Western879-9778www.conservatoryokc.com$10 advance, $12 doorThe Audition isn't a typical punk-pop ...
 
Thursday, January 28, 2010

Chaotic rock 'n' roll cacophony Music Hates You brings unmatched intensity to OKC


Music

Chris Parker
Music Hates You with Los Hijos Del Diablo and DeadPlanetTuesdaythe Conservatory8911 N. Westernwww.conservatoryokc.com879-9778$5Bands come and go like cars passing on the highway. Few have the passion ...
 
Thursday, January 28, 2010

The imagination of Owl City's Adam Young runs wild, right up the charts


Music

Chris Parker
Owl City with Lights and Deas Vail7:30 p.m. FridayDiamond Ballroom8001 S. Easternwww.diamondballroom.net(866) 977-6849Sold outOwl City auteur Adam Young prefers e-mail interviews " emblematic of his m...
 
Thursday, January 21, 2010

Reverend Horton Heat returns to spread the word of rockabilly good times


Music

Chris Parker
Reverend Horton Heat with Deadbolt8 p.m. ThursdayDiamond Ballroom8001 S. Easternwww.diamondballroom.net(866) 977-6849$20 advance, $23 doorThe cover of Reverend Horton Heat's most recent album features...
 
Thursday, January 21, 2010

Crossover-thrash original D.R.I. rides high on the return of a sound it helped pioneer


Music

Chris Parker
D.R.I with GRG, Violent Affair and Soul Craft Black6:30 p.m. Saturdaythe Conservatory8911 N. Westernwww.conservatoryokc.com879-9778$10 advance, $13 doorTiming is everything. While thrash pioneers Dirt...
 
Thursday, January 21, 2010

Arizona's post-hardcore Scary Kids Scaring Kids give up the ghost with a farewell tour


Music

Chris Parker
Scary Kids Scaring Kids with Our Sky Is Falling6:30 p.m. tonightthe Conservatory8911 N. Westernwww.conservatoryokc.com879-9778$12 advance, $14 doorBy the time a band reaches the point of implosion, th...
 
Thursday, January 21, 2010

All-female, Irish-American group Cherish the Ladies gets jiggy with Oklahoma City Philharmonic


Music

Chris Parker
Cherish the Ladies with theOklahoma City Philharmonic8 p.m. Friday-SaturdayCivic Center Music Hall201 N. Walker297-2264www .oklahomacityphilharmonic.org$12-$65There's a reason it's called "folk" music...
 
Thursday, January 7, 2010

Four experienced musicians seize the day in indie pop band Feel Spectres


Music

Chris Parker
Holiday Toy Drive with Feel Spectres and Starlight Mints9 p.m. tonightOpolis, 113 N. Crawford, Norman447-3417$12 advance, $15 door, 21 and over$14 advance, $17 door, under 21There's a sense that as yo...
 
Thursday, December 24, 2009

Attractive and Popular's abrasive art-rock/punk is an international sensation


Music

Chris Parker
Attractive and Popular with Hot White, Shard and more9 p.m. tonightthe Conservatory8911 N. Western879-9778When this Hot Springs, Ark., quartet says it's Attractive and Popular,...
 
Thursday, December 24, 2009

MC Lars mixes punk rock, hip-hop for raucous show


Music

Chris Parker
While commercial hip-hop's fascination with gold, gats, drugs and ass is by now as fresh as a "Married "¦ with Children" episode, some artists live up to the form's fine heritage. ...
 
Thursday, December 17, 2009

Hawthorne Heights returns to road that's carried band through death, near demise


Music

Chris Parker
After grinding it out for years like many successful young acts, Hawthorne Heights endured and emerged from significant lineup changes and a name swap to score a record deal. The then-quinte...
 
Thursday, December 17, 2009

Aqueduct plans performance in Tulsa with Starlight Mints, Deerpeople


Music

Chris Parker
It's easy to appreciate what Death Cab for Cutie's Ben Gibbard saw in David Terry's keyboard-driven, indie-pop act, Aqueduct. FAMOUS TRACK ENDEARING RE...
 
Thursday, December 17, 2009
 
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