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Halloween rocks, if you hit up these events


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Joe Wertz
Here are three Halloween happenings for those who want to rock costumes, or just rock.
 
Thursday, October 28, 2010

Despite a shrinking industry and equipment attainable by amateurs, three local recording studios are expanding


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Joe Wertz
Three metro-area recording studios buck trends and produce music
 
Thursday, October 21, 2010

Unmarked Cars make mark on Blue Note Friday


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Joe Wertz
Guitarist Justin Hogan's other band, Rico Muerte, which he formed with fellow ACM@UCO students, will open.
 
Thursday, October 21, 2010

Fans and bands to raise funds for local blues musician Gary West


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Joe Wertz
The donations will help pay medical bills, which are piling up as West battles cancer.
 
Thursday, October 14, 2010

Students from four metro universities open up about their required reading


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Joe Wertz
Students show how they save and stave off that big textbook tab.
 
Thursday, October 7, 2010

Ted Leo and the Pharmacists experiment with a shaky foundation to cement the solid 'Brutalist Bricks'


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Joe Wertz
Touring for the first time as a solo act, Leo remembers a show he booked "at a pizza place in Norman." It's probably good that he's forgotten the venue's name.
 
Thursday, October 7, 2010

Fans fill the seats, the team hits the court, and DJ Boom brings the noise


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Joe Wertz
Ben Huckabee is DJ Boom, commanding the noise in the Oklahoma City Thunder's arena from section 316.
 
Thursday, September 30, 2010

The Blue Devils are one Oklahoma City act you might not know, but there's no escaping their importance and influence


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Joe Wertz
The sound of East Oklahoma City was inescapable in the 1920s.
 
Thursday, September 30, 2010

With new members and a unique new album, The Smashing Pumpkins get over their Infinite Sadness


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Joe Wertz
Much attention has been paid to the band's distribution model, but Billy Corgan says the real progress was re-thinking what "an album" really means beyond its physical qualities.
 
Saturday, September 25, 2010

Here comes your band


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Joe Wertz
Iconic alt-rock act Pixies pulls out all the stops and revisits its signature 1989 album 'Doolittle.' There's talk of a new album, too.
 
Saturday, September 18, 2010

Action Figure Museum won't hit the Bricks


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Joe Wertz
Despite Magneto-like efforts by the Bricktown Association to pull the museum from Pauls Valley to Oklahoma City, the fortress of figurines will stay put " permanently.
 
Thursday, September 9, 2010

The City Lives concentrates three years and a string of bad luck into an EP of aching energy


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Joe Wertz
The murmur could be heard from blocks away, a low rumble underlining an otherwise calm, tree-lined neighborhood just west of the Gold Dome.
 
Thursday, September 9, 2010

Instrumental five-piece Balmorhea escapes Earth's blue skies and reaches for classically inspired 'Constellations'


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Space is a cold, empty place, and Balmorhea's latest, February's "Constellations," is similarly sparse.
 
Thursday, September 2, 2010

Alt-rock's Ben Kweller returns to town for a sweet solo gig at OU


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Joe Wertz
Kweller will perform a solo acoustic show 8 p.m. tonight on the East Lawn of the University of Oklahoma's Oklahoma Memorial Union, 900 Asp.
 
Saturday, August 28, 2010
 
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