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OKG Newsletter

Topic: rock

Willie do it?


Chris Parker
‘1000 Miles Away’ and Willie Stradlin’s still counting — on being your favorite country rock band.
Wednesday, January 12, 2011


Forged of metal, The Sword unsheathes music that takes the genre beyond its usual audience.


Joshua Boydston
The Sword with Eagle Claw and Rainbows Are Free
8 p.m. Friday
ACM@UCO Performance Lab, 323 E. Sheridan
Thursday, February 10, 2011

Irate feelings

It’s all good for Iration, the reggae rockers who channel the vibes of their home state of Hawaii into chart-topping tunes.


Emily Hopkins
Iration with The Suspects
7 p.m. Saturday
The Conservatory, 8911 N. Western, 607-4805
$10 advance, $12 door
Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Rock this

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
In preparation for the Norman Music Festival, the Oklahoma Film & Music Office’s The Buffalo Lounge throws a party 8 p.m. Saturday to 2 a.m. Sunday at The Brewhouse, 110 W. Main in Norman.
Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Twins tower

The BFFs behind Generationals are so in sync with one another that sparkling rock can’t help but generate from their creative union.


Joshua Boydston

Generationals with Oh No Oh My
9 p.m. Friday
Opolis, 113 N. Crawford, Norman, 820-0951
$8 advance, $10 door

Wednesday, May 4, 2011

Rock this

OKG7 things to do

Gazette staff
Get a double dose of Southern rock at 7 p.m. Saturday as legends ZZ Top (of the beards) and Lynyrd Skynyrd (of the bird that is free and that you cannot change) bring their “Rebels and Bandoleros” tour to the OKC Zoo Amphitheatre, 2011 N.E. 50th, with special guest Drake White.
Wednesday, May 11, 2011

‘Mars’ attacks!

As part of Lyric’s ‘Rokademy’ class, nine students have created an original rock musical, ‘Teenagers on Mars.’

Performing Arts

Richard York

Teenagers on Mars
2 and 7 p.m. Saturday
Lyric at the Plaza, 1727 N.W. 16th, 524-9312
$7 advance, $10 door

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Jimi Hendrix — South Saturn Delta

Jaw-dropping B-sides, just in case you forgot how awesome Hendrix is


Stephen Carradini
I am not the type to worship guitarists, as I prefer songwriting to epic solos.
Thursday, May 12, 2011

Laura Stevenson and the Cans — Sit Resist

Disparate genres tie into an incredibly coherent sound


Stephen Carradini
I lauded Emily Arin’s latest earlier this year because of its ability to seamlessly fuse disparate genres into one thing.
Wednesday, May 18, 2011

The Workweek — Promises, Promises


Stephen Carradini
Oklahoma City’s The Workweek follows The Jayhawks and Wilco in making the lines between folk, country and rock negligible on its debut release, “Promises, Promises.”
Wednesday, June 1, 2011