2020 Gypsy Cafe Lineup Announcement


WHO:  Now in its ninth year, Bob Childers’ Gypsy Café will showcase more than 60 Oklahoma songwriters, including perennial favorites like John Fullbright, Kaitlin Butts, Mike McClure, Carter Sampson, Bo Phillips and Monica Taylor and while adding 11 new voices to the lineup. Six of the featured musicians have benefitted from the Red Dirt Relief Fund.   The all-Oklahoma lineup … Read More

2020 Jimmy LaFave Songwriting Contest Accepting Entries


JLF Songwriting Contest 2020

Now in its third year, the Jimmy LaFave Songwriting Contest is open to unsigned and emerging Oklahoma songwriters. The contest is free with a grand prize of $500 and the chance to join the lineup of Bob Childers Gypsy Café, Oklahoma’s largest songwriter festival, on April 29, 2020.  Each artist may submit one lyric-driven song online at  https://forms.gle/tqN2b7oFMrmmyQ6k6 by March 1st.   The songwriting … Read More