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Cover story: It’s a wrap! Local musicians celebrate phenomenal year

Cover story: It’s a wrap! Local musicians celebrate phenomenal year

Tyson Meade, a longtime local musician and Oklahoma’s “godfather of alternative rock” recently spoke to many of his friends — also fellow musicians — about their favorite moments, music and feats of 2014.

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Chicken-Fried News: Moving on

The well-documented split between former Flaming Lips drummer Kliph Scurlock and Wayne Coyne is rather complex. But for the uninitiated, here’s the condensed version: Scurlock no like Coyne. Coyne no like Scurlock. It all started back in March, when Scurlock took to social media to criticize Christina Fallin (our governor’s daughter) for sporting an American

Who will take reigns on popular Halloween parade?

Tuesday’s media statement, sent to media outlets, sponsors and fans, reads: Oklahoma Gazette has announced that it will no longer produce Gazette’s Halloween Parade. As part of the news organization’s strategic planning in advance of its 35th anniversary in 2014, it will focus on its core drive of news and information delivery, with a particular

Lips ‘lust’

Credit: Brad Gregg The very NSFW footage features two individuals — a man and a woman — naked in a sea of white, lying on the floor and strapped to these weird, electroshock gizmos. Meanwhile, three women (also nekkid) conduct experiments on the two as frogs and monkeys hop around the place. Much to the

‘Do You Realize??’ we have no rock song?

Do you comprehend what we’re saying? There’s nothing to designate the official fist-pumping anthem of Oklahoma, and there hasn’t been for two years now. That void opens the door for any ol’ tune to claim that prize. Hell, the song wouldn’t even have to be from this state. Think about it: This very instant, a

Vertical limit

Credit: Brad Gregg But when the film section gets going next week, Wayne Coyne is scheduled to premiere a movie he’s directed. No, it’s not Christmas on Mars 2: The More, the Merrier (thankfully), but A Year in the Life of Wayne’s Phone. Because, hey, why not? Compiled from more than 28 hours of video

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