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OKG Newsletter


Topic: Okemah

Picture of horror

A century later, the photograph of an Oklahoma lynching still resonates.


News

Rob Collins
The graphic image began as a photograph, then a postcard. It appeared in a book, inspired a folk song and was exhibited at a New York art gallery.
 
Tuesday, May 24, 2011

Home sweet ’homa

Despite once proclaiming, ‘I Ain't Got No Home,’ Woody Guthrie will be feted with an all-star centennial concert from just that.


Music

Ryan LaCroix
This Land Is Your Land Tribute Concert
7:30 p.m. Saturday
Brady Theater
105 W. Brady, Tulsa
woody100.com
$53.50-$273.50
 
Wednesday, March 7, 2012

Know your Woody!

Don't worry: This isn't for a grade.


Music

Rod Lott
As Okemah celebrates the 100th birthday of favorite son Woody Guthrie today through Sunday with its annual free folk festival, we offer a primer on the man and his music. These facts are your facts.
 
Wednesday, July 11, 2012

For the sake of the song

Okemah native John Fullbright started writing music with his listeners in mind. Two albums and a Grammy nomination later, he is finally connecting with them — a lot of them.


Music

Joshua Boydston

John Fullbright with Tom Skinner and Michael Fracasso

7:30 p.m. Saturday

UCO Mitchell Hall Theater 

100 N. University Drive, Edmond

ticketstorm.com

974-2000

$15-$25

 
Wednesday, May 7, 2014

John Fullbright - "High Road"


Folk

Zach Hale
Like many of the artists his supporters have likened him to, John Fullbright is a storyteller at heart.
 
Wednesday, May 14, 2014
 
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