Archive | Events RSS feed for this section

Things to do in June: Concerts, Album Releases and Dance Parties!

Got some free time on your hands during the summer? From concerts to international album releases to wacky dance parties in the 405, we’ve curated a list of some awesome things you should do in June! June 1: Roger Daltrey new album “As Long As I Have You” releases Preorder ACM’s first masterclass guest Roger Daltrey’s […]

Read more

Things to do in May: See ACM-affiliated bands perform at Heard on Hurd

Citizens Bank of Edmond’s Heard on Hurd, a live music, food truck and pop-up shop celebration in Downtown Edmond, will be featuring three ACM-affiliated bands at the upcoming celebration. The Old Bulldog Band, Dr. Pants and Lincka all have ACM ties – show your support by attending! The Old Bulldog Band Dr. Pants – David Broyles (Faculty), Jimmy Jackson (Staff […]

Read more

ACM faculty Nick Ley presents at Norman Music Fest

Director of our Contemporary Music Business program Nick Ley will be presenting as part of Walrus Audio Effects Ed lineup at the 2018 Norman Music Fest on April 28! He will hold a discussion about selling bi-product and helping musicians identify new revenue streams. He will also be giving away a pedal during each discussion […]

Read more

ACM@UCO affiliated bands to perform at OklaHomeGrown in Tulsa

Several alumni from ACM@UCO will be performing in the 2nd annual OklaHomeGrown Music Showcase May 12 at Cain’s Ballroom in Tulsa! Make sure to check it out and RSVP to the Facebook event! ACM Alumni involved in the showcase: NoiseBleedsSound – Jack Martin, Michelle Demers, Parker Rhea Nicnos – Parker Rhea Skytown – David Williams Golden […]

Read more

METRO MUSIC FEST 2018 A HIT; SEE PHOTOS FROM THE EVENT

With several thousand attendees across 9 stages, Metro Music Fest 2018 was a huge success! We’re glad to put on such an awesome event each year and hope to continue bringing the music to the Oklahoma City metro! See photos from the event on our Facebook page. See photos of our main headliner, The Revolution.

Read more

MAVIS STAPLES CANCELS METRO MUSIC FEST PERFORMANCE, THE TEXAS GENTLEMEN MOVE SET TIMES

Previously announced headliner Mavis Staples will cancel her Metro Music Fest performance April 7. Staples must tend to a family emergency, and we wish her the best! The Texas Gentlemen will be covering Staples’ performance time at 7:30 p.m. on the Main Stage. Read more.

Read more

ACM@UCO ANNOUNCE THE TEXAS GENTLEMEN, GYAN RILEY AND NITTI GRITTI AS ADDITIONAL HEADLINERS FOR METRO MUSIC FEST

The Academy of Contemporary Music at the University of Central Oklahoma will welcome the Lone Star quintet The Texas Gentlemen, diverse guitarist and artist Gyan Riley, and EDM artist Nitti Gritti as headlining acts to Oklahoma City for the ninth annual Metro Music Fest Friday, April 6. The three will join main headliners The Revolution […]

Read more

ACM@UCO ALUMNI SET TO PERFORM AT HEARD ON HURD MARCH 17

ACM alumni The Ivy and Mallory Eagle will be performing at the Citizens Bank of Edmond’s “Heard on Hurd” festival Saturday, March 17. Heard on Hurd prides itself on being an authentic block party-style festival open to the community. Food trucks, shopping and live music are hosted once a month through March-October. Family and pet-friendly, the goal of Heard […]

Read more

METRO MUSIC FEST, MALLORY EAGLE ON THE DAILY OKLAHOMAN

Our friends over at the Daily Oklahoman as well as the Oklahoma Film and Music office made a gracious mention about our upcoming Metro Music Fest! ACM alumnae Mallory Eagle was also featured during the segment and gave an awesome performance of songs off her latest album! Watch the segment:  

Read more

QUEEN OF ROCKABILLY WANDA JACKSON TO VISIT ACM@UCO FOR A BOOK SIGNING AND INTERVIEW

Thursday, March 15, 6:30 p.m. ACM@UCO Performance Lab. Tickets $27 – Autobiography included in ticket price. Join ACM@UCO for a special evening with the First Lady of Rock’n’Roll and the Queen of Rockabilly, Wanda Jackson, as we celebrate the release of her autobiography, “Every Night is Saturday Night: A Country Girl’s Journey to the Rock […]

Read more