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Graham Colton, Falls lead SWOSUPalooza this Saturday

Graham Colton
Graham Colton

The 15th annual SWOSUPalooza is this Saturday, April 5, on the Weatherford campus, and Graham Colton and Falls will lead the music festival. The event is presented by the SWOSU Student Government Association and 95.5 the Coyote.

SWOSUPalooza is free for everyone and will also feature special guest opening bands At Long Last, Denver Duncan, and Tallows.

The music begins at 6 p.m., and the stage will be set on the south side of the Centennial Clock Tower in the center of campus. There will be two food trucks, Daddy Brad’s Meat Shack BBQ and Taste of Soul Chicken and Waffles, for concessions. Festival goers can bring blankets and chairs and sit on the lawn of the Memorial Student Center.

Graham Colton in an Oklahoma native who has appeared on tour with John Mayer, Dave Matthews Band and Maroon Five. His new album, Lonely Ones, was released in January and features collaborations with Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips.

Melinda Kirwin and Simon Rudston-Brown are the Sydney (Australia) duo Falls. Falls has toured with the likes of The Lumineers, Of Monsters and Men, and Passenger in the last year. They released their debut US EP Into The Fire on February 18.

For more information, contact SGA President Blaine Boyd at or 580.02.4200.