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Updated Mar 27, 2015 at 10:25 AM

“The ground is gonna open up and swallow the evil.” – Tupac Shakur You know the world of music distribution has changed when a pop star like Rihanna can make waves by announcing that she’ll be releasing a new single online 24 hours before it happens. These days, it seems the trend is to surprise fans, releasing new music with no fanfare. If the artist has enough fans, or the work is striking enough, word will spread like wildfire.

Updated Mar 26, 2015 at 9:45 AM

Stealing is stealing, no matter how much Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams and rapper T.I. try to blur the lines. The fact remains – “Blurred Lines” is a blatant rip-off of the late Marvin Gaye’s “Got To Give It Up.”

Updated Mar 19, 2015 at 10:13 AM

J.D. McPherson, Kingsley Flood and the Juliana Hatfield Three all have recent discs worth taking for a spin.J.D. McPherson, “Let the Good Times Roll” (Rounder Records)

Updated Mar 19, 2015 at 8:46 AM

I might be one of the few “American Idol” loyalists left to say this, but I like the new format. I enjoy the new scheme of things, although I think I much prefer the two-hour episodes instead of the cram-packed hour-long ones we have now.

Updated Mar 12, 2015 at 9:48 AM

Madonna has never followed rules. In fact, she made up her own. She’s a pop pioneer of the greatest magnitude. Any pop princess who came after her can only say they took pages from her playbook to make their careers.

Updated Mar 5, 2015 at 11:05 AM

Sometimes, she can be pop perfection. Other times, she’s a rock star. She can sing the blues with the best of them, too. She has heart, soul, an edge, and she’s even topped the country music charts. Who am I talking about?

Posted Mar 3, 2015 at 8:00 AM

The Oklahoma City Orchestra League, Inc.  named Ardmore resident Adam Sabangan, third from left, second place in the Gilliam Piano Competition at the 2015 Music Competition. The competition was held Feb. 1 at Oklahoma City...

Posted Feb 24, 2015 at 8:30 AM

Singer and songwriter Kelley Hunt, right,  will play a solo concert at The Ladysmith Platinum Ballroom at 8 p.m. March 6. Originally from Kansas City, Hunt is known for her roots, blues, soul and rock sound. The show at the...

Posted Feb 16, 2015 at 8:00 AM

DURANT — The Mannsville Public School Choir and six soloists competed in the Federation of Music Clubs Festival on Feb. 7, at Southeastern Oklahoma State University.  The choir and student Kevin Morphet, the soloist, will be...

Updated Feb 12, 2015 at 3:18 PM

Ah, Valentine’s Day. A time for love and romance, for doing something special with that person you love. It’s a magical time.

Updated Feb 12, 2015 at 9:11 AM

By David T. FarrMore Content NowDid you watch the Sammy Awards? I say “Sammy” because, as predicted, Britain’s Sam Smith was the talk of the night. But that depends on whom you ask.

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