Queen of Oklahoma Music: Jean Shepard

March 22, 2017 0
By Dillon Steen Jean Shepard was an artist who pioneered the way for women in country music in the 20th century. The female artist released a total of 73 singles to the country charts, one […]

Leaving A Legacy: Tom Skinner

February 8, 2017 0
By Dillon Steen If you are a part of the red dirt music community or fan base, you would likely know who Tom Skinner is. Skinner was born on Jan. 8, 1954, and died on […]

Legends of Oklahoma Music: Leon Russell

January 18, 2017 0
By Dillon Steen Lawton, Okla., is known for its history and birthplace of notable people from political leaders to musicians. In my opinion, one of the coolest notable people is Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of […]

The Twisted Mule Saloon

December 5, 2016 0
The Twisted Mule Saloon: An Interview with owner, Jerome Grayson By Dillon Steen What is your family background? I grew up in a small farming and ranching community in Allison, Okla. There were maybe 150 […]

Red Dirt Stages

November 2, 2016 0
By Dillon Steen Oklahoma has a rich history in being the birthplace of Red Dirt music so it is just natural that many of the live music venues also have attention-grabbing history. Oklahoma offers many […]

Drawn Into Red Dirt By Respect

October 21, 2016 0
By Dillon Steen With a population of just over 12,000, Elk City does not have the name recognition such as Tulsa, Stillwater, etc., but you will find a man who has the love of music […]

Red Dirt Music

September 5, 2016 0
By Dillon Steen “Red Dirt” music—we have all heard the term. It is told that this genre of music got its name from the color of the soil in Oklahoma with the birthplace being Stillwater, […]

The Red Dirt Scene: Aaron Woods Band

July 7, 2016 0
By Dillon Steen You cannot say “red dirt music” and not feel the pride blowing through the Oklahoma winds. Red Dirt Music and Oklahoma are synonymous since this is where it was born. From names […]