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Local circus enlivens Okie art scene

Published 8y ago -

by Gene Perry A crowd has gathered on the streets of Norman. Maybe it's the Norman Music Festival or the 2nd Friday Art Circuit. Everyone is enjoying the music, art, and food. But then the sound of approaching drums heralds a more unorthodox entertainment... More »

Radio Update #13

Published 8y ago -

Name changed to Voices of Oklahoma Webzine has Launched! Find us at GrooveFest, Sunday at Andrews Park – Apr 26 Norman Music Festival: Added 40 New Supporters! Speaking at Tyner Cornbread & Beans, May 8 World Fair Trade Day, May 9: Farmer’s Market Logo... More »

Bokoshe, OK and the True Cost of Electricity

Published 8y ago -

The Environmental Protection Agency is holding hearings next week over whether to regulate coal ash as a hazardous waste. To see why this is so important, check out this Voices of Oklahoma article from April 2009 about how coal ash is affecting the small Oklah... More »

Why community media?

Published 8y ago -

by Gene Perry This is an experiment, but it's a good time for experiments. A couple of months ago, The Oklahoma Gazette reported that only one reporter, from OETA, visits the capitol building every day. They wrote that the total number of journalists covering... More »

Interview with local musicians David Dunn

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by Michelle Mann David Dunn is a young band based out of Oklahoma City. Their manager Chad Davis describes them as “a versatile band, balancing a gorgeous acoustic sound perfect for small, intimate settings with an energetic, passionate, rock feel during la... More »

Art goes walking: photo essay

Published 8y ago -

The second Friday of every month is a time for art in Norman, as galleries all over town host receptions for new exhibits and the CART bus system offers a special route connecting the galleries. These photos of the most recent 2nd Friday Circuit of Art were t... More »

Being Okie: part one

Published 8y ago -

by Gene Perry A few years ago, I visited the opening of a museum. The man who had funded the new building was being interviewed, and the interviewer said at one point, “One of most amazing things to me is that you've stayed so humble.” The man, who the mu... More »

Voices of Oklahoma fundraiser concert Saturday

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Download the flier here! Enjoy an enchanting evening with Tom Neilson, The Bard Insurgent “Tom is the Jon Stewart of folk music.” -Kerrville Folk Festival Tom’s musical influences include Tom Paxton, Woody Guthrie, David Rovics, Dave Lippman, Charlie... More »

Radio Update #12

Published 8y ago -

Roy Zimmerman Returns! Bylaws getting finishing touches Expect to hear about PTFP grant in Sept. More groups want air time New look to website MF in DC More »

New Design

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Hi Radio Folks, As you can see, I am trying out a new design with the Voices of Oklahoma name.  It’s a work in progress, so please let me know what you think! -Gene More »

Radio Update #11

Published 8y ago -

Grant Filed with PTFP Letters of Support Survey of Programming Preferences White Racist Group FCC Rules Against Big Media More »