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  • Wednesday Video Spotlight: Vince Gill to make cameo on ABC show 'Nashville' TONIGHT

    Brandy McDonnell | Published: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    Oklahoma native and Country Music Hall of Famer Vince Gill is making a cameo appearance tonight on the ABC show “Nashville,” which airs at 9 p.m. (which is about now). Fittingly, Gill will appear in scenes set in the Grand Ole Opry. Here is a sneak peek: -BAM

  • Wednesday Video Spotlight: Bixby singer Corey Kent White joins Team Blake on 'The Voice'

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    The Oklahoma boys were sticking together on “The Voice” during Tuesday night’s blind auditions, as Bixby singer Corey Kent White chose Oklahoma country music superstar Blake Shelton over pop singer/producer Pharrell Williams. White, 20, who has been performing since he was 11 years old when he...

  • Wednesday Video Spotlight: Third 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' trailer

    Brandy McDonnell | Published: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    The third trailer for the superhero sequel “Avengers: Age of Ultron” was released today, and be sure you watch all 2 minutes and 18 seconds. If you do, you’ll get the first glimpse of Paul Bettany in the flesh – er, let’s just say in three dimensions. Bettany has long voiced Tony Stark/Iron Man’s...

  • Rascal Flatts, Eric Church, Dierks Bentley, Jason Aldean and more to play CMA Music Festival

    Brandy McDonnell | Published: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – CMA Music Festival announced today that country music superstars Rascal Flatts (which includes Joe Don Rooney of Picher), Jason Aldean, Dierks Bentley, Luke Bryan, Eric Church, Brett Eldredge, Florida Georgia Line, Sam Hunt, Alan Jackson, Lady Antebellum, Little Big Town, Neal...

  • Trisha Yearwood appearing on QVC today to promote her new cookbook

    Brandy McDonnell | Published: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    Country music star, Food Network Host and New York Times best-selling cookbook author Trisha Yearwood, a former Owasso resident, is scheduled to appear on QVC throughout the day today, with an item from Green Pan and her cookbook, “Trisha’s Table.” Yearwood will be presenting the QVC Today’s...

  • Shania Twain coming to Oklahoma City Aug. 12 on first North American tour in 11 years

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    One of the world’s best-selling female artist in history, Shania Twain, has announced her first North American tour in more than 11 years, titled “Rock This Country.” The tour includes an Aug. 12 show at Chesapeake Energy Arena, the venue announced this morning The 48-date run comes hot on...

  • Olivia Munn, Julia Roberts, Maggie Gyllenhaal and more to receive Gracies Awards

    Brandy McDonnell | Published: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    LOS ANGELES – Over the past 40 years, the Alliance for Women In Media Foundation has annually honored exemplary women and men in the media and entertainment industry – individuals who are pioneers in their respective fields and lead by example. This year’s 40th Anniversary Gracies Awards, in...

  • Oklahoma City Philharmonic Maestro Joel Levine to step down in 2018

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    Maestro Joel Levine, founding music director and conductor of the Oklahoma City Philharmonic, has informed the philharmonic’s board of directors of his decision to accept one final three-year contract, before stepping down as music director at the end of the 2017-2018 season, according to a news...

  • What to do in Oklahoma on March 4, 2015: Hear pianist Wayne McEvilly perform his last Oklahoma lunchtime show at the Oklahoma City Museum of Art

    Brandy McDonnell | Published: Wed, Mar 4, 2015

    Today’s featured event: Wayne McEvilly, a longtime performer with Arts Council Oklahoma City, will be performing one last Art Moves performance before his departure from Oklahoma from noon to 1 p.m. today at the auditorium of the Oklahoma City Museum of Art, 415 Couch Drive. McEvilly will be...

  • Rascal Flatts begins Las Vegas residency, sings national anthem at Las Vegas Motor Speedway Sunday

    Brandy McDonnell | Published: Tue, Mar 3, 2015

    Superstar country trio Rascal Flatts, which includes Joe Don Rooney of Picher, kicked off last Wednesday its”Rascal Flatts Vegas Riot!,” the first-ever country residency at The Joint at Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas.  The live shows saw the group connecting with fans on a more...

  • Reba McEntire presents Kix Brooks with first CMA Foundation Humanitarian Award

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Tue, Mar 3, 2015

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Revered Country Music Hall of Fame member Reba McEntire, an Oklahoma native who hails from Chockie, presented the first CMA Foundation Humanitarian Award to acclaimed artist, radio personality, entrepreneur, and esteemed member of the CMA Board of Directors Kix Brooks at a...

  • Big Smo postpones this week's Tulsa and Stillwater dates

    Brandy McDonnell | Published: Tue, Mar 3, 2015

    Country rapper Big Smo has postponed four shows scheduled for this week, including his Wednesday concert at Tulsa’s IDL Ballroom and Thursday show at Stillwater’s Tumbleweed. Word of the postponements just came down this afternoon in an email from a publicist with Big Smo’s label, Warner Music...



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