Archive for the ‘Music’ Category

GUIDE: The 2013 Woody Guthrie Folk Festival

Posted July 2nd, 2013 in Festivals, Free Stuff to Do, Music1 Comment

Woody turns 101 on the final day of this festival, a celebration of Guthrie’s influence on American folk and roots music. Guthrie‚Äôs birthplace of Okemah is flooded with thousands of music fans from across the country each year for four days of music, storytelling, and the great outdoors.

Best May festival and things to do in Oklahoma

Posted May 2nd, 2013 in Arts and Theatre, Attractions, Date Night, Festivals, Food, Free Stuff to Do, How-to-Do-Tulsa Classics, Kids and Families, Music, Nightlife, Shopping, TravelNo Comments

Festivals are stories we tell about ourselves. When you attend a festival in Oklahoma, though your fingers might be sticky with powdered sugar from a shared funnel cake, you are taking part in an important storytelling endeavor. Festivals are stories we tell about ourselves. When you attend a festival in Oklahoma, though your fingers might…read the rest »

Best Oklahoma Cinco de Mayo Parties

Posted May 2nd, 2013 in Festivals, Food, Free Stuff to Do, Kids and Families, Music, Nightlife6 Comments

A bumper crop of Cinco de Mayo festivals is about to fill your weekend with live music and plenty to spicy things to eat and drink.

Tulsa’s Woody Guthrie Center: Opening Weekend Events Guide

Posted April 25th, 2013 in Culture, Date Night, Free Stuff to Do, Music, NightlifeNo Comments

As part of the opening of the Woody Guthrie Center in downtown Tulsa, a weekend’s worth of free events will flood the museum with visitors, as well as Guthrie Green with concert goers.

Oklahoma’s Best Music Festivals

Posted April 24th, 2013 in Culture, Festivals, Kids and Families, MusicNo Comments

With the warmer weather comes a calendar full of things to do outside in Oklahoma. Not least among them are our music festivals, ranging from those that draw national artists to celebrations centered on our local, homegrown talent.

Watch Oklahoma’s John Fullbright on Sunday night’s GRAMMYs

Posted February 7th, 2013 in Music1 Comment

But before you do that, check this out. The video crew at This Land Press gets you primed and ready for The GRAMMYs Sunday night with this video, which features a track from Oklahoma singer-songwriter John Fullbright’s “From the Ground Up.” It’s nominated for Best Americana Album with the likes of Mumford and Sons, Bonnie…read the rest »