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OKG Newsletter

Topic: Music

Chicago marathon


Chris Parker
Chicago outlasts the scorn of the 1980s to establish itself as one of the biggest pop acts of all time.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011

All is Bright

The local chamber ensemble Brightmusic brings the ‘Sounds from Vienna’ to Oklahoma City for two free concerts. No passport needed!


Emily Hopkins
Performing pieces by such musical masters as Schoenberg and Strauss, the Brightmusic Society of Oklahoma hosts its third free program of the season, “Sounds from Vienna,” at different venues on Monday and Tuesday.
Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Vidal signs


Joshua Boydston
“A good friend of mine said when she visited the land I’m on right now, ‘Wow, this explains a lot of why your music sounds the way it does.’ There’s Spanish moss hanging off huge, old oak trees with geese and sandhill cranes flying over next to a lake with gators.
Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Gaither-ed in song

"Love is Patient" to drop Saturday


Rod Lott
Fresh from performing for 2,500 people at Arlington Convention Center, Edmond native Brianna Gaither simultaneously will release and perform her sophomore album Saturday.
Wednesday, January 26, 2011

’Ham it up

As DJ Bronzai, Jon Mooneyham isn’t your typical record-spinner. He’s on a mission to save the state from bad music. That means you, Ke$ha.


Joshua Boydston

DJ Bronzai
9 p.m. Thursday
VZD’s Restaurant and Club
4200 N. Western, 524-4203

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Masterful moves

OKC Ballet stages four works, including two world premieres, in its ‘Masters and Moderns’ showcase

Performing Arts

Eric Webb
Masters and Moderns
8 p.m. Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
Civic Center Music Hall
201 N. Walker 848-8637
Wednesday, February 9, 2011


Love songs for charity


Rod Lott
Songbook standards will never go out of style, as long as a select few are willing to hold their torch high. In Oklahoma City, that’s vocalist Darla Zuhdi.
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Sharing is caring

The state’s largest free music festival hopes a monthly wine-share will lure donors to ease the financial crunch of staging a three-day event.

Food and Drink Features

Charles Martin
Throwing a party is expensive. Even stocking cheap beer and snacks for a handful of friends can be pricey, so imagine preparing for 35,000 to 50,000 friends all descending on a small stretch of downtown Norman for a three-day festival with no ticket sales to help bring in the largest roster of musicians of any other Oklahoma music festival.
Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Meet the Robisons

Oh, brother! Country stars Bruce and Charlie Robison aren’t just siblings, but members of their own mutual admiration society.


Joshua Boydston

Bruce Robison
10 p.m. Saturday
Charlie Robison
10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25
Wormy Dog Saloon, 311 E. Sheridan, 601-6276

Wednesday, February 16, 2011

Blasting off

Oklahoma, we have no problem. The Rockettops are ready to soar into space from their launchpad at ACM@UCO.


Joshua Boydston

The Rockettops with fos and Matt Stansberry Band
7 p.m. Saturday
ACM@UCO Performance Lab, 323 E. Sheridan,974-4700

Wednesday, February 16, 2011