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OKG Newsletter


Topic: going

They love the ’80s


Music

Joshua Boydston
This one goes out to the ones they love, as local acts join forces to pay tribute to The Jesus and Mary Chain, The Smiths and R.E.M.
 
Wednesday, January 12, 2011

‘Radical’ retooling

The Oklahoma City Council and Oklahoma City Public Schools embrace bold measures to improve the school district


News

Clifton Adcock
On a cold January night in a crowded conference room on the third floor of the Oklahoma History Center, a radical plan intended to fundamentally change Oklahoma City Public Schools was unveiled to city leaders.
 
Tuesday, January 18, 2011

Roping in ears

With a debut album as fresh as morning dew, Braids entangle ears nationwide with their purposeful patterns of experimental rock


Music

Joshua Boydston
Braids with Native Lights and Gentle Ghost
9 p.m. Wednesday Opolis
113 N. Crawford, Norman
www.opolis.org, 820-0951
$8
 
Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Inside and online

How do you get a shopping fix in a snowpocalypse?


Features

Jenny Coon Peterson

So here’s a hypothetical: Say there’s a huge snowstorm — like massive and “The Day After Tomorrow”-sized — but you really, really feel like shopping. And all the local stores are closed.

 
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

Offtrack


Letters to the Editor

Randy Burghart
Blair Humphreys (Commentary, “Streetcar for the car-free,” Feb. 16, Gazette) is using bait-and-switch tactics! He is trying to get support of the rail system by saying it is going to serve the poor and impoverished.
 
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Hang in there

How to fashionably beat a hangover


Features

Jenny Coon Peterson
OK, so I’m a pretty responsible drinker. Glass (or two) of wine with dinner, cocktails with friends — those are my M.O., not Jägerbombs and keggers.
 
Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Low show

Punk pop’s All Time Low gets ready to do all the ‘Dirty Work.’


Music

Chris Parker

All Time Low with Hey Monday and Summer Set
7 p.m. Wednesday, April 6
Diamond Ballroom, 8001 S. Eastern
diamondballroom.net, 677-9169
$19 advance, $24 door

 
Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Jesus, take the shirts

So, he's a guy, huh?


CFN

Gazette staff
This can’t be good. We at CFN wish Checotah-hailing cutie/country superstar Carrie Underwood no ill will, but her marriage to hockey player Mike Fisher is still too fresh for airing its dirty laundry — some literal — on the airwaves.
 
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
 
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