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Three suspension groups will hang themselves from hooks to raise money for injured fellow artist


Features

Charles Martin
What attendees will see Saturday is similar to a carnival sideshow, performed for entertainment and shock value.
 
Thursday, October 7, 2010

Outlaw country songwriters and outsider storytellers share music, spoken word and the stage at a little beer bar in Norman


Music

Charles Martin
Two of the metro's resident surly songwriters are staging a dual record release in downtown Norman.
 
Thursday, October 7, 2010

Kings River Fall Musicfest puts a music festival in fall


Music

Charles Martin
Music festivals litter spring and summer, but by October, options for outdoor entertainment start thinning out. But the Kings River Fall Musicfest has stepped in as a free, family-oriented event.
 
Thursday, October 7, 2010

Aquarium aficionados looking to upgrade their tanks can get an eyeful at a trade show


Features

Charles Martin
Modern advances make it easier to maintain vivid and diverse coral in tanks, along with exotic fish from reefs worldwide.
 
Thursday, September 16, 2010

Oklahoma City Council handed race organizers a 'shocker,' denying city funds to bring American Le Mans to OKC


News

Charles Martin
Race organizers insisted the 6-2 "no" vote wasn't a deathblow, but admitted it did throw a wrench into their hopes.
 
Thursday, September 9, 2010

The state's premier horse racing track gets a new owner and a major face-lift to entice crowds for its next season


Sports

Charles Martin
After state legislators threw it a lifesaving casino, Remington rebounded, and new owners are aggressively trying to rebuild its image as one of Oklahoma's top gaming landmarks.
 
Thursday, August 19, 2010

Local musicians to play fundraiser for Mindy's Memory Primate Sanctuary


Music

Charles Martin
Norman's Chouse, 717 W. Boyd, will host a fundraiser from 3-7 p.m. Sunday, where The Lily Guild and Terry "Buffalo" Ware are slated to perform.
 
Thursday, August 5, 2010

Midwest Ink & Metal Fest organizers raise the bar for the three-day celebration of all things metal


Music

Charles Martin
It will be a very metal weekend as body modification, tattooing, custom cars and metal music get their time to shine during the three-day Midwest Ink & Metal Fest.
 
Thursday, August 5, 2010

Danny Trashville emerges from Pink to pawn his soul and pen a grim ode to outlaws and auto racing


Music

Charles Martin
Beneath the gruff persona is a pop sensibility not entirely divorced from the kind of country crafted in Austin, Texas, and Nashville, Tenn.
 
Thursday, July 29, 2010

With World Cup madness just around the corner, local soccer clubs and retail stores hope for a spike


News

Charles Martin
Finally, it is time for Americans to care about soccer again as the FIFA World Cup kicks off this weekend. The United States starts its run to the cup with a Saturday match against perpetual powerhous...
 
Thursday, June 10, 2010

Two Oklahomans take a film crew into the countryside to show it's not all old oil sites and shacks


News

Charles Martin
Low expectations are nothing new to Oklahomans, with people nationwide flying over or ignoring our state because some still define our topography by the Dust Bowl. Two Okie-centric motorcycle enthusia...
 
Thursday, June 10, 2010

Motorists traversing Oklahoma's roads will be sharing them with growing legions of bike enthusiasts


News

Charles Martin
Summer is the perfect season to dig out the 10-speed from under the box of Christmas tree ornaments and take to the streets, highways and bike trails across Oklahoma. Whether tackling grueling tests o...
 
Thursday, May 27, 2010

Paseo residents celebrate the historic art community with their annual festival


News

Charles Martin
Paseo Arts FestivalSaturday-Monday 3000 Paseowww.thepaseo.com 525-2688Increasingly, Oklahoma City is an exciting place for the arts, as changes afoot in every corner of the metro open up opportunities...
 
Wednesday, May 26, 2010

A hard-rocking local trio gives locals a chance to karaoke to metal and a real band


News

Charles Martin
Metal Nutz10 p.m. SaturdayTapWerks121 E. Sheridanwww.tapwerks.com319-9599$5 Four minutes of rock stardom is still four more minutes than the average person ever gets, and a swaggering blonde made the ...
 
Thursday, May 20, 2010
 
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