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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Nashville

Yes, you can-can

Head ‘Home for the Holidays’ with OCU’s annual seasonal extravaganza.

Performing Arts

Kathleen Dupré
Home For The Holidays
8 p.m. Thursday-Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday-Sunday
Kirkpatrick Fine Arts Center, Oklahoma City University
2501 N. Blackwelder
Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Oh, Brother!

The family that slays together, stays together. So goes it for the sibs of squawk, aka Jeff the Brotherhood.


Joshua Boydston
Jeff the Brotherhood with Shitty/Awesome
9 p.m. Sunday
113 N. Crawford, Norman
Wednesday, January 18, 2012

King Kearn

A master of marrying pop-rock with hip-hop, Mat Kearney would like to share some joy with the world.


Joshua Boydston
Mat Kearney with Robert Francis
7 p.m. Saturday
Diamond Ballroom
8001 S. Eastern
$19 advance, $24 door
Wednesday, February 1, 2012

Bigger Brother

Those sibs of squawk rock known as Jeff the Brotherhood have made huge strides since their last Norman gig earlier this year.


Joshua Boydston
Jeff the Brotherhood with Diarrhea Planet and Shut In
9 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3
113 N. Crawford, Norman
Wednesday, September 26, 2012

Rice returns

Former state senator Andrew Rice is back in OKC, this time as head of the Variety Care Foundation.


Mark Beutler
Less than a year ago, Oklahoma lost one of its rising young political stars when former state Sen. Andrew Rice announced he was leaving. The twoterm senator had been the Senate’s Democratic leader and in 2008 lost a hard-fought race against U.S. Sen. Jim Inhofe.
Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Nash bridges

It all starts with a song, but where does the song start? For some OKC songwriters, it’s a Nashville-based nonprofit.


Alyssa Grimley
Ever think about what percent of a song purchase actually goes to the artist? Local songwriter Curtis Stover makes it his business to, as a coordinator for the Oklahoma City chapter of the Nashville Songwriters Association International.
Friday, April 5, 2013

Beaming with blues

In the current blues-rock revival, Luella and the Sun radiate with economy and eccentricity.


Zach Hale
Luella and the Sun with Fiawna Forté
9 p.m. Saturday
Kamps 1310 Lounge
1310 N.W. 25th
Wednesday, April 10, 2013

On the Fritz

Ever the unconventional cowboy, alt-country’s Jonny Fritz can’t seem to escape his outlaw image, even with orthopedic shoes.


Zach Hale
Jonny Fritz with The Devil Makes Three
8 p.m. Thursday
113 N. Crawford, Norman
Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Hear it

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
The music of Nashville duo Escondido is inspired by spaghetti Westerns, so we say, “Pass the parmesan!” Riding high on a David Lynch-approved debut disc, The Ghost of Escondido, the alt-country act opens for indie folk’s Lord Huron at 8 p.m. Friday at Opolis, 113 N. Crawford in Norman. Tickets are $8. Call 820- 0951 or visit


Hey! Read This:
David Lynch's Good Day Today/I Know album review     
Lord Huron interview   
Ten Thousand More Ways to Die: Spaghetti Western Collection DVD review    

Wednesday, June 26, 2013