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Topic: friday

Big Worm — Bench All-Stars


Hip Hop/Rap

Louis Fowler
Fans of the comedy classic Friday may recognize the name Big Worm, but the Big Worm behind Bench All-Stars is rooted not in South Central L.A., but on the streets of Oklahoma City.
 
Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Folk it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Touring on their acclaimed debut album of Canadian folk pop, Over Land and Sea, Lauren Mann and the Fairly Odd Folk play at 7 p.m. Friday at Farmers Public Market, 311 S. Klein. Exclaimed Exclaim magazine, Mann “proves that songs don’t have to be angry, whiny or sniveling to be compelling.” Tickets are $6. Call 232-6506 or visit okcfarmersmarket.com.

Friday

 
Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Rock it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Headbangers should plan on spending Friday through Sunday at Rocklahoma, 1421 W. 450 Road in Pryor, lest they miss Guns N’ Roses, Alice in Chains, Korn, Bush, Cheap Trick, Bullet for My Valentine, Papa Roach pictured, Ratt, Dokken, Clutch, The Sword and pretty much every band whose logo once adorned a locker mirror. Single-day tickets are $69. Call 866-310-2288 or visit rocklahoma.com.

Friday-Sunday

 
Wednesday, May 22, 2013

Motor skills

The woes of the American auto industry during the Great Recession fuel a Stillwater artist’s sculpture exhibition opening in Norman.


Visual Arts

Molly Evans
Interruptions
6-10 p.m. Friday
through July 13
Mainsite Contemporary Art
122 E. Main, Norman
mainsite-art.com
360-1162
free
 
Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Believe it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Hidden the corpse of a secret lover you killed? If so, do not attend An Enchanted Evening, 8 p.m. Friday (and again June 28) at La Baguette, Bakery & Café, 1130 Rambling Oaks Drive in Norman! Magician and mentalist William Rader will probe personal thoughts for the entertainment of all. Impossible, you say? Don’t say we didn’t warn you, soon-to-be convicted felon. Tickets are $25, which includes desert and wine. Visit williamrader.net.

Friday, ongoing

 
Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Southwest’s best

From paints to cardboard, four artists interpret the meaning of the American Southwest for a new exhibition.


Visual Arts

Molly Evans
Art of the American Southwest
through June 29
JRB Art at The Elms
2810 N. Walker
jrbartgallery.com
528-6336
free
 
Tuesday, June 18, 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 opolis.org.

Friday

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

Film it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
It sure sounds like the 1960s as the Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch, presents two acclaimed rockumentaries. At 5:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 12:30 p.m. Sunday, see The Band member Levon Helm in Ain’t In It for My Health. Then, at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 3 p.m. Sunday, cringe at Cream and Blind Faith drummer Ginger Baker in Beware of Mr. Baker. Tickets are $5-$8. Call 236- 3100 or visit okcmoa.com.

Friday-Sunday

 
Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Art it


OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
You know what’s not your grandmother’s art show? Not Your Grandmother’s Art Show, at In Your Eye Gallery, 3005-A Paseo. Opening with a reception from 6 to 10 p.m. Friday, the exhibition displays the fiber art and jewelry by, respectively, artists Natalie Friedman and Andrea Kissinger. It runs through July 27. Admission is free. Call 525-2161 or visit inyoureyegallery.com.

Friday, ongoing

 
Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Rock the Brick

Summer sounds super, thanks to Lower Bricktown Live’s outdoor concert series.


Music

Louis Fowler
Lower Bricktown Live
8-10 p.m. Friday, through Aug. 16
Lower Bricktown Plaza
115 E. Reno
lowerbricktown.com
236-8666
free
 
Wednesday, July 3, 2013
 
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