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Amplify Hotsheet: Week of April 17
Peyton Benge is a musician and content creator from Oklahoma City, who just released his first single of 2019, “Nevermind, Tell Me.” He also writes about music! Here’s a link to a recent piece for Genius!
ACM@UCO is killin’ it with a ton of upcoming events! Check it out!
- Victor Wooten masterclass, noon April 24, ACM@UCO Songwriting Room (OKC campus, first floor), 25 S. Oklahoma Avenue.
- Victor Wooten in concert, 7 p.m. April 14, ACM@UCO Performance Lab, 329 E. Sheridan Ave.
- The Space Programhip-hop and spoken word showcase, 7 p.m. April 25, ACM@UCO Performance Lab, 329 E. Sheridan Ave.
- The Tallest Man on Earth masterclass, 4 p.m. April 27, ACM@UCO Performance Lab, 329 E. Sheridan Ave.
- The Tallest Man on Earth concert, 7 p.m. April 27, ACM@UCO Performance Lab, 329 E. Sheridan Ave.
- Parker Millsap masterclass, 2 p.m. May 1, ACM@UCO Songwriting Room (OKC campus, first floor), 25 S. Oklahoma Avenue.
- Parker Millsap in concert, 7 p.m. May 1, ACM@UCO Performance Lab, 329 E. Sheridan Avenue.
Mad Honey released their new music video for Blue & You, and it’s dope.
Spinster is a brand new independent folk-rock project, releasing their first ever single “Achilles” on May 10, 2019. The single precedes the release of their debut, self-titled album, “Spinster” in June 2019. Spinster is an indie-rock band based in Oklahoma City, fronted by Jo Babb of Americana sister group The Annie Oakley. Babb writes of self doubt, questioning, and noxious love in her upcoming self-titled and independently released album, “Spinster.” Spinster’s sound is feverishly dreamy, with a fizzy folk-rock edge. Influences range from Adrianne Lenker/Big Thief, Paper Kites, Fruit Bats, Phoebe Bridgers, Cat Power, and Alex G.
Skirvin Jazz Club is April 19th! Featured vocalist is Jay Wilkinson! EARLY SHOW 7-8:30. LATE SHOW 9:30-11. Afterparty in Red Piano Lounge, 11:30-close. We feature top talent, a full menu, and special featured drinks. This is the perfect date night, top-notch entertainment, and 100% local.
Check out this guest post from our friend Grant Adams! The next Indie Sessions is May 3, and it’s gonna be awesome. Record store. Indie music. Local bands. Coop Ale Works. What more could you want?
Amplify Hotsheet: Week of April 10th
Kristian Matsson (Tallest Man on Earth) is performing at ACM@UCO Performance Lab April 27 at 7 p.m. Before the show, Matsson will be giving a
The Basement is a music venue hosting local artists. It’s dope. Check it out y’all. It’s also home to the We Tell Stories series.
Liam Bernhard is playing The Gathering Place in Shawnee April 18 at 7 p.m. for free.
Alison Sloan is a local artist who just released her album MINDBODY on Spotify. The album concept is centered around the embodiment of the Seven Chakras. Alison researched the Chakras and studied frequencies, composition, and genre as well as meditated to create the album.
There are big things happening with the Backyard Collective, the new series of singer-songwriter performances in the Plaza Backyard starting this Spring. Friends, stories, songs, all the good stuff.
Upcoming events –
- April 10 – Turkey Foot at VZDs at 7 p.m.
- April 10 – Christian Pearson collective improv at Duet in Tulsa at 8 p.m
- April 11 – Henna Roso at Saints Sessions at 8 p.m.
- April 11 – Karaoke Idol at Sanctuary Barsilica at 9 p.m.
- April 12 – Plaza Backyard art collective at 7 p.m.
- April 12- One Two Ten release show at Hollywood Corners at 6 p.m.
- April 12 – Artini at the Science Museum at 7 p.m.
- April 13 – Church band at Sanctuary
Barsilicaat 9 p.m.
- April 15 – Howling Giant/Rainbows are Free at 89th St. at 7 p.m.
- April 16 – Grammy Nominated at the Blue Door 8 p.m.
For a full list of shows, check out the calendar!
Amplify Hotsheet: Week of April 3rd
The Lost End is playing a show with Carly Gwin and the Sin April 13th at the Opolis at 10 p.m. Entry is $5 Carly Gwin and the Sin released a new music video for their song “You Can Feel Sad”back in February directed by Dylan Johnson.
Useless Randy, Bedtime, and Chelsea Day SteelyFace are all playing at ACM@UCO Performance lab 329 E. Sheridan Ave, Oklahoma City April 5th as part of alternative Night.
The Victor Wooten Band and The Wooten Woods Experience perform at 7 p.m. April 24th at the ACM@UCO Performance lab. The same day, Wooten leads a masterclass at noon April 24 in the Songwriting Room (first floor) on the ACM@UCO campus, 25 S. Oklahoma Ave. Entry is limited to UCO students, staff, faculty and concert ticketholders. Seating for the masterclass is limited and first-come-first-served.
Make Oklahoma Weirder’s Evan Jarvicks (Jarvix) is at Blue Note Lounge this Saturday the 6th. Jarvix is also hosting an open mic next Wednesday the 10th (normally is the first Wed.)
Husband and wife dynamic duo Adam and Kizzie will be joining forces with the S.E.A.R.C.H. Committee for a free concert and a big announcement Saturday, April 6, at VZDs. Doors are at 8 p.m. The S.E.A.R.C.H Committee takes the stage at 9 p.m. followed by Adam and Kizzie.
Jazz is Phish is coming to Tower Theater is OKC! Feat.
Saint Loretto is having an album release show for PASSAGE/S April 19 at 9 p.m. at the 51st Street Speakeasy. OKC band Gum will also be playing, and cover charge is only $3. The event is 21+. This is Saint Loretto’s second album, called PASSAGE/S, featuring singles, “Head Over Heels,” “Aisles,” and “Paris.”
Peyton Benge is an artist from OKC, and he just released his first single of 2019. You can find it online.