Special Programs

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2016 Jazz in June Festival Highlights
Saturday, May 27
1 p.m. - 5 p.m.

KGOU and Jazz In June Inc. invite you to picnic, party or just relax to the music of Shelly Phelps & the Scarlet Street Players, Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, The U.S. Airforce Airmen of Note, Harumph, Roxy Roca and Kung Fu.  KGOU’s Jim Johnson presents this encore broadcast of some of the best moments captured live during the 2016 Jazz In June Festival in Norman.

Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats
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2016 Newport Folk Festival Highlights
Sunday, May 28
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.

The storied Newport Folk Festival offered a decidedly ‘soulful’ lineup during the event’s presentation for 2016.

Highlishts include these Newport Folk Festival 2016 showcases:

  • Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats
  • St. Paul & the Broken Bones
  • Elvis Costello
  • The Violent Femmes
  • Ruby Amanfu