September 20, 2019

Article by guest writer Danielle McAfee

Having formed only a year and a half ago, Travis Bond and The Rebel Souls are making big waves in the local music scene. Having walked away with 4 awards in last year’s WATMA’s and being invited to play at The Sandbox Music Festiv...

April 20, 2019

The 1970s. A time when Rock and Roll in its finest form was beginning to cut its teeth. This decade would produce some of the most highly regarded rock bands, musicians and albums. There was just something about that sound and production quality that have been unmatche...

July 31, 2018

                    I pulled into my parking spot across from the Cain's on July 24th to see a line already beginning to form out the door and down the street. The doors wouldn't be opening til 7:30 pm but by 6:30 the anticipation for the show was already growing. Peop...

May 18, 2018

The idea behind the Oklahomegrown Music Showcase started with a simple mission: To help Oklahoma bands grow and thrive while helping raise much needed resources for those in their communities who are suffering. It is an idea conceived by Jason Ford, Steven Davison and...

December 29, 2017

Follow The Buzzards released their second album, “With The Sinners”, this year on November 21st. I was lucky enough to have the honor of playing at their album release. While there, I picked up a copy of the album. I've really enjoyed listening to it over and over agai...

October 24, 2017

Anti-social tendencies. Feelings of depression and self-loathing brought on by failed relationships. Hatred of the virtual insanity we’ve turned our lives into.

Not common themes found in rap music, but then again Brandon Young of Had Enough has never clung to the stere...

October 24, 2017


by Chris Gilliam
10/19/2017




And yet again, another independent Tulsa artist releases an LP that shatters genre definitions, exceeds any expectations or promotion and gives even more need to the scream to the national scene that something is going on in Tulsa. That...

August 24, 2017

Ah. That special moment. Like a cool brush of air sucking down in your lungs faster than expected, a gasp. We all as fans and musicians alike have all had that seminal moment when we hear something new for the first time immediately catching our attention. And for musi...

August 22, 2017

Recently, I've had private conversations and discussions regarding the issue(s) with cover bands. Everyone enjoys hearing & singing Hold On Loosely when it gets played, dancing and smiling away. It seems the entertainment factor of cover bands makes the issue as a whol...

August 3, 2017

So, I left off on my last review of the show with Pawn Shop Heroes. Now I will move on to the other two great bands from the night, Wither and The Normandys.

Wither hit the stage and shifted the gears from a punk mode into alternative hard rock seamlessly without losing...

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