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Folk singer-songwriter John McCutcheon performs Friday at The Blue Door

Folk singer-songwriter John McCutcheon performs Friday at The Blue Door

Wisconsin-born McCutcheon first learned to play guitar on a book of songs by Woody Guthrie.

Deep Deuce, Monday, March 20, 2017.  (Garett Fisbeck)

Deep Deuce continues building an identity while keeping an eye on its historic past

Special Legends Night events have helped restore some of the area’s live jazz history.

Aurora Lora speaks during a public meeting at Andrew Johnson Elementary, Thursday, March 23, 2017.  (Garett Fisbeck)

OKC Public Schools consolidation plan would drastically affect students, communities

“We are looking at more systemic changes because we’ve run out of easy things to cut,” Lora said last week. “Now, we have to look at changes in grade configurations and school closures for small schools.”


Turtle Island Quartet stops at Edmond’s Armstrong Auditorium to pay tribute to jazz legend John Coltrane

Turtle Island Quartet released its Grammy-winning album A Love Supreme: The Legacy of John Coltrane in 2008.


Letters to the Editor: July 20, 2016

  Open letter To Texas Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick: America is a democracy, not a theocracy. We have separation of church and state, which means freedom of religion, freedom from religion, no state-endorsed religion and no religious test. However, bigoted, “Christian” Republicans like you do not understand this and instead either seek to legislate your

Artist Gregory Jerome is going to Rap the Civic Center Music Hall on February 21st, for the first time, 2-9-16.  (Mark Hancock)

Emcee Gregory Jerome performs with OKC Phil in Celebrate Black History family event

Oklahoma City Philharmonic’s Discovery Family show Celebrate Black History features local rapper and activist Gregory Jerome.

Brooklyn Rundfunk Orkestrata — The Hills Are Alive

Brooklyn Rundfunk Orkestrata’s “The Hills Are Alive” is a cult album if there ever was one. The premise is bizarre: The awesomely acronymed BRO decided to reinterpret songs from Rodgers and Hammerstein’s “The Sound of Music” in modern music genres, like Motown, prog rock, R&B, country, funk and more. Many of these tunes are original

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