Rhema Lights Up the Holiday Season

With Christmas upon us, light displays are appearing almost everywhere. One of the largest in Oklahoma is free and right here in Green Country. Rhema Bible Church has flipped the switch on over two million lights, creating a wonderland for all ages. According to David Wildman, Marketing and Special Projects Coordinator, “It’s one of the most fun yet calming experiences. A lot of times it’s nice to just stop and go through the park and use the light display as a time to reflect on what Christmas really means.” Visitors can view the…continue reading →

Black Keys: El Camino

For nearly ten years, the Black Keys have been all over the world, taking over the alternative rock world one dive bar and concert hall at a time. Their one-of-a-kind blend of blues and rock, as well as their lyrics about love, loss, joy and heartache is a sound ideal for a previous generation of rock-and-roll, still somehow grabbing a new generation of alternative music fans by the throat. The duo from Akron, Ohio recently made a mainstream appearance on Saturday Night Live, performing two songs from their newest album, El Camino. In…continue reading →

RSU Radio’s 9 Day Giveaway

The holiday season is upon us and everyone is in the spirit of giving. That includes us here at 91.3. This is why we have decided to do something special for our listeners and show our appreciation this holiday season. You know we love to give away concert tickets, prize packs and cd’s galore. Well, we're taking it to a whole new level this month. Beginning on Monday December 12 we will be doing a 9 day giveaway. Listen in every weekday from December 12th through the 22nd, for a chance to win…continue reading →

Local Tunes in the Basement

You may be used to hearing local music in coffee shops and small mom and pop stores, but how about a basement? “The Basement” in the Claremore BCM near RSU is hosting a Christmas Extravaganza. This year’s show features local bands Brother Rabbit and Monty Wu! Organizers of the event say that it’s about more than just putting on a great show. "It is completely awesome being able to feature local talent. It's a great way to help them further what they want to do with their music, hopefully get new fans, and…continue reading →

Neutral Milk Hotel : The Discography

Legendary singer-songwriter and front man of the iconic indie-folk band Neutral Milk Hotel, Jeff Mangum is rereleasing the band’s discography on vinyl. The set will include every album and EP from the band, as well as previously rare 7” singles and unreleased music from the In the Aeroplane Over the Sea and On Avery Island era. A percentage of sales will benefit the non-profit organization Children of the Blue Sky. Jeff Mangum has been keeping his fans in suspense for years with his unique voice and lyrics. Since his mysterious disappearance a decade…continue reading →

Don & Steve White : Daddy Bo

RSU Radio may be home to true alternative music, but it’s also the home of a living legend in the world of Americana. Don White has been making music for decades, been signed to a major label, and has performed alongside fellow legends Rosanne Cash, Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Merle Haggard, and many others. But his latest project, Daddy Bo, was made with a performer a little closer to home, his son Steve White. Don and Steve began performing together when Steve was just in grade school. While Don may have taken the…continue reading →

CMJ 2011 Wrap-Up and Review

Over 40 of New York’s most important music venues… over 1000 bands... one week... two members of RSU Radio. Metal Meltdown host Turbo and myself, Music Director Cody Nix, took New York by storm last week as we attended the College Music Journal Music Marathon and Film Festival. The festival, which took place all over Manhattan, featured over 70 panels and “meet and greets,” hosted by music and radio professionals, live music featuring over 1,300 artists, and a film festival showcasing rising stars in the film industry. In only a few days, we…continue reading →

Portugal. The Man @ CMJ

RSU Radio exclusive - Portugal. The Man, performing in New York during the CMJ Music Marathon and Film Festival. {flv}portugalthemang{/flv} RSU Radio exclusive - Portugal. The Man, performing in New York during the CMJ Music Marathon and Film Festival.continue reading →