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  • You Do Not Know Me Film Premiere

    You Do Not Know Me: A Spoken Word Film from Myles Dement on Vimeo.   You Do Not Know Me: A Spoken Word Film explores themes of police state viole...
  • Roach and Nia Danielle Lovemore Rutledge on Queer Friendship

    Nia Danielle Lovemore Rutledge and Roach posing with their collaboration Rochelly Elias (Roach) and Nia Danielle Lovemore Rutledge met in highscho...
  • Kalup Linzy: Growing with Your Characters

    Kalup Linzy’s performance and visual art stems from a host of influences, themes and imagination delicately interlaced in order to achieve Linzy’s ...
  • ASLUT POLICY RADAR: LGBT+ Edition

    In Oklahoma, it’s not always easy to be “Out and Proud.”  Legislative processes move slowly in this Bible-Belt state where politicians are caught i...
  • Gagan Moorthy: People/Place, Pictured

    Gagan Moorthy is the only person I’ve met who’s Instagram handle is just his first name, which somehow makes talking to him feel like talking to so...
  • Tulsa Shines: Fire In Little Africa’s New Album

    by Adam Townsend “Shining” was the lead single from Motown signee Fire in Little Africa’s self-titled album. With a smooth, luxurious jazz instrume...
  • IAMSHABAKA x WAXTRAK: NEW AGE HIP-HOP

    IAMSHABAKA and Waxtrak team up to give us hip-hop gold packaged under the name Shadowmoon. From the smooth boom-bap production to IAMSHABAKA’s high...
  • Psychedelic Psalms

    Tristan Wright tells a coming-of-age story through his psychedelic single Purpose. The groovy track puts the listener in a trance orchestrated by W...
  • Gabrielle B. Soulful Intentions

    Intentionality may seem antithetical to the emotions—the latter are typically the bread and butter of soul music. We tend to think of emotions as u...
  • Proposed OK Bill To Ban Race Theory Teachings

    HB 1775 is now in the hands of Governor Stitt. The bill represents a larger, national backlash in response to a year of intense American racial rec...
  • K.O. In The Meantime

    by Adam Townsend Photos from @fivish and @xaviermartin405 K.O. is back with her album In The Meantime. Released in February of 2021 and boasting 1...
  • The Madness Behind Angry Blackmen

    Their music is edged not exactly by anger, but by a purposeful frivolity.