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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.

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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.

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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 […]

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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 […]

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JUDY COLLINS TO PRESENT A MASTERCLASS MARCH 9 AT ACM

Friday, March 9, 2 p.m. ACM@UCO Songwriting Room. Free and open to the public. Grammy-winning musician, author and social activist Judy Collins will visit ACM@UCO for a Masterclass in partnership with CityRep. Collins has released over 50 albums since 1961 including interpretations of works by Leonard Cohen, Joni Mitchell and Bob Dylan. Her most recent […]

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THE REVOLUTION, MAVIS STAPLES TO HEADLINE ACM@UCO’S METRO MUSIC FEST

ACM@UCO is proud to announce the main headliners for the 2018 Metro Music Fest: The Revolution and Mavis Staples! The Revolution, composed of Wendy Melvoin, Lisa Coleman, Bobby Z, BrownMark and Dr. Fink, is best known as the band behind Prince. The Revolution have two No. 1 Billboard 200 albums – “Purple Rain” and “Around the World […]

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GARLAND JEFFREYS MASTER CLASS 2 P.M., THURSDAY, SEPT. 14

ACM will be hosting a master class with acclaimed musician Garland Jeffreys at 2 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 14, in the ACM@UCO Songwriting Room located on the first floor of the building. The masterclass is FREE and open to the public. Jeffreys is best-known for his 1977 hit single “Wild In The Streets” as well as […]

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