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OKG Newsletter


Topic: had

Poster art

Hollywood cinematographer Steven Poster showcases his first love, still photography, for an exhibition of street scenes captured around the world.


Visual Arts

Charles Martin

Steven Poster
6-10 p.m. Friday, Opening reception
through April 2
Mainsite Contemporary Art
122 E. Main, Norman
Mainsite-art.com, 292-8095

 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Ground floor

Going up? The Burning Hotels were when they changed their sex-punk sound. Now dancier, the act aims straight for the penthouse suite.


Music

Joshua Boydston

The Burning Hotels with the Pretty Black Chains
7 p.m. Friday
Warpaint Clothing Co., 1710 N.w. 16th
www.warpaintstore.com, 602-1581
free

 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Divine Grace

Don’t hate Grace Potter because she’s beautiful. Love her because she and her band have broken through with old-school rock.


Music

Joshua Boydston

Grace Potter & the Nocturnals with Jonathan Tyler & the Northern Lights
7 p.m. Sunday
Coca-Cola Bricktown Events Center, 425 E. California
ticketstorm.com, 866-966-1777
$17.50 advance, $20 door

 
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Hop, skip and a jump

Nobunny lured to OKC in an unusual way


Music

Rod Lott
Local Nobunny fan Clint McEwen noticed something wasn’t right when the Oakland, Calif.-based act’s winter tour dates were posted on Twitter recently: no Oklahoma City stop. This irked him, because he had seen Nobunny play an “incredible” show at The Conservatory, 8911 N.
 
Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Space invaders

With a name like Aliens Vs. Robots, you’d expect these Oklahoma City indie rockers to be interstellar. They are.


Music

Joshua Boydston

Aliens Vs. Robots with Hundredsomethings
9 p.m. Friday
VZD’s Restaurant and Club, 4200 N. Western
vzds.com, 524-4203
$5

 
Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Oh (big) brother


Letters to the Editor

Joyce A. Braunscheidel
Where did our democracy go? With 9/11 came fingerprinting, radio-frequency identification, body scanners, microchips and cameras, just to name a few.
 
Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Three’s company

From the ashes of The Rounders rises Oil Boom, a trio bursting with blues-based rock.


Music

Joshua Boydston

Oil Boom with The Orbans
9 p.m. Friday
VZD’s Restaurant and Club, 4200 N. Western
VZDs.com, 524-4203

 
Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Bear necessities

Mayola bassist Antonio Laster felt the need to rock electronically. Letting ideas hibernate eventually birthed Brother Bear.


Music

Joshua Boydston
Brother Bear with Binary Sunrise
9 P.m. Saturday
Opolis, 113 N. Crawford, Norman
Opolis.org, 820-0951
$7
 
Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Thoughts on ‘boombastic’ Thunder trades

A step or two in the right direction.


Sports

Patrick
Well, the NBA trade deadline has come and gone. And in case you were unaware, it was as crazy and unpredictable as a Sally Kern manifesto on homosexuals and terrorism.
 
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
 
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