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...

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...

August 1, 2017

My Saturday started as all of the good ones do.... at 4 pm. Having finally pulled my lazy carcass out of bed and washed off the smoke and alcohol from the night before, I was ready to hit downtown and start the cycle all over again. After a delicious meal and margarita...

March 27, 2017

The final voter based round of Billy and Renee's Battle of the Bands took place on Thursday, March 23rd, to yet another packed house. This round was special in the way that there was a spot for a call back band to be allowed a second chance at reaching the finale on Ma...

March 21, 2017

The third week of Billy and Renee's Battle of the Bands was a very interesting one. It was a night when you could find many of our city's local artists out to watch this round. You had members of Dixie Wrecked, Nameless Society and Brandon Young of Had Enough even came...

February 9, 2017

             

                  If I were to ask you the first city that comes to mind whenever I mention hip-hop, I'd highly doubt your first answer would be Tulsa. But if I were to ask you to give me the first name that comes to mind when...

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