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OKG Newsletter

Topic: soundcheck

Who deserves a Woody?

Vote now, vote proud in our annual local music awards


Stephen Carradini
Seeing such immense Oklahoma talent at The Buffalo Lounge in South by Southwest reminds me that it’s time again for The Woody Awards. 
Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Check! Check!

Seven local acts are set to rock Norman at Friday’s Sooner Soundcheck concert


Courtney Silva
In order to get students and the public alike better acquainted with the local music scene, the University of Oklahoma’s Campus Activities Council Concert Series presents Sooner Soundcheck.
Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Party with the Gazette!

Soundcheck music parties happen in April around the metro


Rod Lott
Next week is Oklahoma Gazette’s annual Soundcheck issue, dedicated to the local music scene. To celebrate its epicness, we’ve planned four Soundcheck parties, and you’re invited!
Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Hinder comes home

Nothing's gonna Hinder their show


Rod Lott
Fresh off their third album, “All American Nightmare,” the bad boys behind Oklahoma City’s rock group Hinder play a home-turf show Friday.
Tuesday, April 5, 2011

Soundcheck: The Prids


Matt Carney
The Prids survived more social shake-ups than most families. Fifteen years, a handful of city-to-city moves, a marriage and a divorce ago, there were just David Frederickson and Mistina La Fave, who started making music together in a little corner of Missouri.
Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Soundcheck: The Wurly Birds — Turns


Joshua Boydston
It’s obvious The Wurly Birds want to take you back, way back. The affection for The Beatles’ perfect pop-rock ballads couldn’t be more clear, and in “Turns,” the Oklahoma City five-piece does that golden standard proud.
Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Soundcheck: 'This Machine'

OCCJ adopts the message of Oklahoma's greatest folk singer to fight injustice.


Matt Carney
Woody Guthrie didn’t die in 1967.
Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Soundcheck: Junebug Spade — Extra Virgin Olive Oil


Matt Carney
Don’t worry, rock kids. Now on EP No. 3, Oklahoma City’s Junebug Spade is still the same, early British, vaguely psychedelic, throwback band that Oasis returned to fashion in the ’90s — the kind of band that kills with simple, original guitar riffs and lyrics about ... well, girls mostly.
Wednesday, September 14, 2011

The Damn Quails — Down The Hatch


Matt Carney
“Down the Hatch” is an important debut release for more than just the duo of Gabriel Marshall and Bryon White, who go by The Damn Quails. It’s indie label 598 Recordings’ (Chance Sparkman and Mike McClure) first long player, and a product of a prodigious amount of homegrown talent.
Wednesday, October 26, 2011