Norman Music Festival Coverage

FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: April 25, 2013 at 4:40 pm •  Published: April 25, 2013
Cameron Neal, center, and Cody Fowler, at right, with Horse Thief perform at Opolis during the Notman Music Festival on Thursday, April, 26, 2012. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman
Cameron Neal, center, and Cody Fowler, at right, with Horse Thief perform at Opolis during the Notman Music Festival on Thursday, April, 26, 2012. Photo by Bryan Terry, The Oklahoman

Follow live coverage of the sixth annual Norman Music Festival, which kicked off at 6 p.m. Thursday. More than 200 bands will appear on 22 stages through Saturday in downtown Norman.
LookAtOKC Editor George Lang and other entertainment writers will be contributing to the timeline below, providing reviews, pictures and videos of the festival.

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NewsOK 4:45 p.m. The Joy Formidable, the Welsh noise-pop band led by singer Ritzy Bryan, will be this year's headliner, performing at 9:30 p.m. Saturday on the Main Stage, near the corner of Porter Avenue and Main Street on the east side of downtown. Other acts performing on the main stage include Big Sam's Funky Nation, King Khan & BBQ Show, Mike Dillon, Josh Sallee, The Grown Ups, Defining Times and Feathered Rabbit.

The Sailor Jerry Stage, devoted to roots-oriented performers, will be headlined by JD McPherson at 8:15 p.m. Saturday. The stage's schedule is rounded out by Jonathan Tyler and Northern Lights, Ramsay Midwood, Samantha Crain, Beau Jennings & the Tigers, Elephant Revival, The O's and Kyle Reid.

Thursday performances will take place mostly at indoor venues, with shows continuing until 2 a.m. Friday. Admission is free for all shows. For more information, go to www.normanmusicfestival.com.