CFN Gazette staff
Shortly after the Oklahoma City Thunder secured its NBA Western Conference championship last week, the team has become the hottest thing in town, overtaking afternoon asphalt and fried chicken oil.
When experimental rock’s Tallows takes the stage, don’t fret.
Music Stephen Carradini
Fret-tapping is an alternate way of playing guitar that creates very
percussive rhythms out of melodic sounds. Instead of strumming each
note, the guitar player taps a finger from the fretting hand against
each note on the fretboard. The mesmerizing rapid hand movements are a
neat side benefit.
South by Southwest is the largest festival of its kind in the world. Oklahoma’s contribution to the Austin-based event brings the world’s focus onto our state, too.
Music Zach Hale and Jennifer Chancellor
Everything’s bigger in Texas, they say. From the skyscrapers adorning its cityscapes to the vast plains stretching from the panhandle to the Gulf of Mexico, the adage largely holds true.
From Parker Millsap to Chelsey Cope, Austin's SXSW fest starts strong with Oklahoma music showcase at Buffalo Lounge.
Music Zach Hale
This is my first South by Southwest, so some rookie mistakes are to be expected on Day 1. There were a few instances, however, in which I definitely should have known better. Like, you know, sunscreen.