The scope of Oklahoma folk looks drastically different now than it did even five years ago, a veritable oil boom compared to the slow trickle that had preceded in the years — even decades — prior. Artists like John Fullbright and Parker Millsap are hogging the Americana spotlight on a national scope, nabbing Grammy nods…
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.
Since the Dallas-Fort Worth trio’s formation in 2010, Oil Boom has always been something of a throwback, conjuring that same cocky bravado and sound of rock ‘n’ roll’s unrivaled reign in the ’70s.
Long has Chase Kerby laid claim to a position as one of Oklahoma City’s best songwriters.
After years of rumors and hopeful wishes from his fans, Justin Timberlake returned to the music scene in 2013 with a two-part album, The 20/20 Experience. Released months apart from each other, the two halves of the record featured some of the strongest material of Timberlake’s career, allowing him to easily slip back into radio…
This documentary chronicles a proto-punk band in the 1970s that formed to rebel against Detroit’s slick Motown crooning.
Directed by Grohl, Sound City is a documentary about possibly one of the most beloved and important recording studios in music history.
Note to those who cherish peace and quiet: Do not move anywhere close to OKC Downtown Airpark. Nearby residents are once again complaining about the concert venue’s noise pollution/racket, which was presumably being enjoyed by America’s degenerate youth at the Mystick Sanctuary electronic dance music festival earlier this month. Said residents — apparently treble…
A local festival gives youth opportunities to be active and enjoy live music.
A three-disc collection of an “audio tour” of Guthrie’s music and his home, “My Name is New York,” will be released Sept. 23.