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  • What to do in Oklahoma on Aug. 29, 2015: Hear The Damn Quails at the Wormy Dog or Bobby Long at the Blue Door

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Sat, Aug 29, 2015

    Today's featured events: Oklahoma red dirt rockers The Damn Quails will celebrate the release of their long-awaited sophomore album “Out of the Birdcage" with a show at 9:30 tonight at the Wormy Dog Saloon, 311 E Sheridan. Doors open at 6 tonight. The Quails will release the new album next...

  • Grammy nominee JD Souther to give free ACM@UCO master class Sept. 11

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    The Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma will host a master class featuring Grammy Award-nominated songwriter JD Souther at 11 a.m. Sept. 11 in the first-floor ACM@UCO Songwriting Room, 25 S Oklahoma Ave. The event is free and open to the public, according to a...

  • Pentatonix to release debut studio album of new original material Oct. 16

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    Grammy Award-winning and platinum-selling recording artists Pentatonix are set to release their debut studio album on Friday, Oct. 16 via RCA Records. The self-titled album will feature new original material from the group, which includes former University of Oklahoma student Kirstin...

  • Carrie Underwood to be a guest judge on 'Project Runway' season finale

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    Seven-time Grammy winner and Oklahoma native Carrie Underwood will appear on Lifetime’s Emmy-nominated "Project Runway," joining Nina Garcia and Zac Posen as a guest judge on the show's season finale. As previously reported, Underwood will be stepping to center stage in the fashion world...

  • Mac Miller rapping into Tulsa, Oklahoma City; tickets on sale today

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    Pittsburgh-based rapper Mac Miller has announced the "The GO:OD AM" tour, in honor of his upcoming album of the same name, due out Sept. 18 on Warner Bros. The autumn outing includes Oklahoma shows Oct. 27 at Tulsa’s Cain’s Ballroom, 423 N Main, and Oct. 28 at Oklahoma City’s Diamond Ballroom,...

  • REO Speedwagon flying into Oklahoma for 2 November shows

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    Classic rockers REO Speedwagon are planning two November tour dates in Oklahoma. Fronted by Kevin Cronin since 1972, the band will play Nov. 6 at 7 Clans First Council Casino Hotel, 12875 N U.S. 77 in Newkirk. Tickets go on sale Friday and will be available at www.ticketstorm.com. One year...

  • Extended interview & video: Maddie & Tae ready to 'Start Here' with debut album, out today

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    An abbreviated version of this story appears in Friday's Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. Girls in a country song Maddie & Tae are ready to 'Start Here' with highly anticipated debut album, out today When Maddie Marlow and Tae Dye warble about dumping an annoying fishing buddy out...

  • Video: Guthrie's Pollard Theatre goes 'Crazy' for musicals in 2015-16 season

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    A version of this story appears in Friday's Weekend Life section of The Oklahoman. Guthrie's Pollard Theatre goes 'Crazy' for musicals in 2015-16 GUTHRIE -- The Pollard Theatre is going for “Crazy” for musicals for its 29th season. Not only is the Guthrie theater currently staging the...

  • What to do in Oklahoma on Aug. 28, 2015: Laugh along with Myq Kaplan at the Myriad Gardens

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Fri, Aug 28, 2015

    Today's featured event: Laugh along with stand-up comedian Myq Kaplan, a contender on the 10th season of "America's Got Talent," at 8 tonight at the Myriad Gardens Water Stage, 301 W Reno. OKC Improv and local comic Spencer Hicks will open the show. Tickets are $15 in advance or $20 at the...

  • Thursday Video Spotlight: John Newman's 'Tiring Game,' featuring Charlie Wilson

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Thu, Aug 27, 2015

    Oklahoma native and R&B legend Charlie Wilson lends his incredible voice to "Tiring Game," the new single from English soul singer John Newman, and also appears in the newly released video: "Tiring Game" is from Newman's second album "Revolve," out Oct. 16. Wilson, who recently added...

  • Thursday Video Spotlight: Kristin Chenoweth talks fear of flying, manscapes Conan O'Brien's brown on 'Conan'

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Thu, Aug 27, 2015

    Emmy- and Tony-winning actress Kristin Chenoweth, who hails from Broken Arrow, appeared this week on "Conan," and not surprisingly, hilarity ensued. She talked about some creepy encounters with fellow passengers that helped her get over her fear of flying. She shared one of the gross things...

  • Calia By Carrie Underwood to show at New York Fashion Week event in September

    Brandy McDonnell | Updated: Thu, Aug 27, 2015

    Dick's Sporting Goods and Checotah native Carrie Underwood have announced plans to show the new Calia by Carrie Underwood line at the brand’s first New York Fashion Week event. The presentation will take place on Sept. 10 and will be the first activation at NYFW HQ, the official headquarters...



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