Hanson to Host Second Annual Hop Jam Beer and Music Festival

Oklahoma native pop-rock trio Hanson will host the second annual Hop Jam Beer and Music Festival on Sunday, May 17 from 3:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in Tulsa’s Brady Arts District. The concert will feature Hanson, along with The Polyphonic Spree, Black Joe Lewis, Jamestown Revival and Oklahoma psychedelic folk band Horse Thief. In addition to the already robust music lineup, Oklahoma artists had the opportunity to kick off the day’s music through the Awesome… Continue Reading Hanson to Host Second Annual Hop Jam Beer and Music Festival

“Blueberry Hall” to Begin Filming in Oklahoma

Blueberry Hall, LLC in association with the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) is pleased to announce production of the upcoming feature film “Blueberry Hall” to be entirely filmed in Oklahoma beginning in May. Producers of the film include Sean Patrick “SP” Eaton and Ty Dickson of Okiewood Films and Def/Alt founder Jay B. Walker. “Blueberry Hall” is a cautionary, Southern Gothic tale following Ian, an elite college debater who turns to the world of… Continue Reading “Blueberry Hall” to Begin Filming in Oklahoma

Made in Oklahoma Wine, Beer and Food Festival Announces Music Lineup

The Made in Oklahoma (MIO) Wine, Beer and Food Festival, along with the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) are delighted to announce the music lineup for the MIO Festival, which will take place May 30, 2015 from 11:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Sheraton Midwest City Hotel at the Reed Conference Center. In its fourth year, MIO and OF+MO held an open call for entries for the “Live from the Lawn” music series,… Continue Reading Made in Oklahoma Wine, Beer and Food Festival Announces Music Lineup

Red Dirt Relief Fund to Host Bob Childers’ Gypsy Cafe

Hosted by the Red Dirt Rangers, Bo Phillips and Chad Sullins and presented by the Red Dirt Relief Fund (RDRF), the fourth annual Bob Childers’ Gypsy Café will take place in downtown Stillwater on Wednesday, April 29 from 4:00 p.m. – 11:30 p.m. This musical event will feature 55 Oklahoma singer/songwriters who will play acoustic sets swapping songs and stories inspired by the godfather of Red Dirt, Bob Childers. Stillwater is an ideal setting for… Continue Reading Red Dirt Relief Fund to Host Bob Childers’ Gypsy Cafe

OF+MO to Host a Free Music Panel at the 2015 Norman Music Festival

During the 2015 Norman Music Festival (NMF), the Oklahoma Film + Music Office (OF+MO) will, for the second year, host a music panel discussion Saturday, April 25 at 1:00 p.m. at MAINSITE in Norman. This year’s discussion, moderated by OF+MO Director Tava Maloy Sofsky, will focus on the past, present and future of the Oklahoma Music Industry. This year’s panelists include Quentin Bomgardner (Norman Music Alliance), Scott Booker (ACM@UCO), Joshua Boydston (Oxford Karma), Isaac Hanson… Continue Reading OF+MO to Host a Free Music Panel at the 2015 Norman Music Festival

Mark Boone Jr., Niko Nicotera and Marilyn Manson Join Cast of “Let Me Make You a Martyr”

Corey Asraf and John Swab, of Iscariot Films, in association with Actium Pictures, the Oklahoma Film + Music Office, and VisitTulsa’s Film, Music, Arts & Culture, LCC are thrilled to announce that the independent feature film “Let Me Make You A Martyr” has officially started production in Tulsa, Oklahoma and surrounding areas. The film will utilize the Oklahoma Film Enhancement Rebate Program administered by the Oklahoma Film + Music Office. “I first began writing the… Continue Reading Mark Boone Jr., Niko Nicotera and Marilyn Manson Join Cast of “Let Me Make You a Martyr”

Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame to Recognize 2015 Inductees

The Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame (OMHOF) will host a special celebratory concert to recognize the 2015 OMHOF inductees on March 14 at 8:00 p.m. at the Freeland Center for the Performing Arts in Bristow. The induction ceremony and concert will feature performances by many of the honored artists. This year’s inductees for their contribution to music include singer/songwriter and recipient of the 2009 Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award Tom Paxton, bluegrass fiddler and Hee Haw… Continue Reading Oklahoma Music Hall of Fame to Recognize 2015 Inductees

“Rudderless” Now Available on DVD

The Oklahoma-made film “Rudderless” will be available on DVD beginning Tuesday, January 20. Marking the directorial debut of renowned actor William H. Macy, the film made its world-premiere at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival followed by a simultaneous theatrical and VOD release in October. The production boasts an all-star cast including Billy Crudup, Anton Yelchin, Felicity Huffman, Jamie Chung, Selena Gomez and Laurence Fishburne. The script, penned by Oklahoma natives Casey Twenter and Jeff Robison,… Continue Reading “Rudderless” Now Available on DVD

Happy Holidays from Our Family to Yours!

Happy Holidays! 2014 was an inspiring year at the Oklahoma Film & Music Office! We saw great success with our locally produced films and were also able to extend our 35-37% cash rebate for another 10 years, making us one of the top 3 film incentives programs in the United States! We also enjoyed supporting many of the exciting film and music events across the country and across the state. We appreciate the opportunity to… Continue Reading Happy Holidays from Our Family to Yours!

“The Veil” Releases Official Teaser-Trailer

Transcript for The Veil Trailer Toy Gun Films is excited to announce the release of the teaser-trailer for the feature film “The Veil”. The film tells the story of a warrior who turns on his own empire and rises to the defense of an oppressed civilization in a final war for a dying world. Directed by Brent Ryan Green and written by Jeff Goldberg, “The Veil” stars William Levy (Dancing with the Stars), Serinda Swan… Continue Reading “The Veil” Releases Official Teaser-Trailer

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