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Stoney LaRue Headlining This Year's SWOSUPalooza

April 5, 2012

Stoney LaRue 

Tickets are now on sale for SWOSUPalooza 13: “Raps and Chaps” that is scheduled for Thursday, April 19, at Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford.

The event starts at 7 p.m. and will feature country music stars and hip-hop artists including Stoney LaRue, Curtis & Luckey, Josh Sallee, and Delvin Sirleaf. SWOSUPalooza will be held in the SWOSU Wellness Center.

Tickets are $10 for SWOSU students who purchase in advance, $15 for the general public, and $15 for everyone at the door the night of the show. Entertainment will start at 7 p.m. that night.

Tickets are available in the SWOSU PR & Marketing Office, Room 205 of the Administration Building; Student Government Association Center; SWOSU Business Office, Room 109 of the Administration Building; and the SWOSU-Sayre Business Office. Tickets can also be purchased online at: http://www.stubwire.com/event/swosupalooza2012/wellnesscenteratswosu/weatherford/3114/

Headlining SWOSUPalooza is country icon Stoney LaRue. A leader in the Red Dirt music movement, LaRue recently released his second studio album, “Velvet.”

Curtis & Luckey blend country and rock ‘n’ roll in their unique style of songwriting. In 2011, C & L played over 200 shows across the United States, opening for superstars like The Band Perry, Pat Green, Easton Corbin and Joe Nichols.

Josh Sallee is a rising star in the hip-hop industry. The young Oklahoman is hard at work on his newest project, “Probable Flaws.” The opening artist is SWOSU’s own Delvin Sirleaf. The 21-year-old singer hails from Oklahoma City. This past year of 2011 was a busy one for Sirleaf as he won a contest with MTV & Pacsun to attend the MTV VMAs in Los Angeles and was a finalist for B.E.T.’s “Blaze the Stage.”

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