Ragland

The Vanguard and Bros. Hooligan Presents...

Ragland

As We Are, Lucid Reality, Second Glance, Upland, Becca Richter-Cole

Sat, October 7, 2017

Doors: 7:00 pm / Show: 7:00 pm

$10.00

This event is all ages

Ragland
Ragland
Ragland! is a 4 piece alternative rock band from Pryor, OK.
As We Are
As We Are
AsWeAre (AWA) has become known nationally for its inspirational message of hope and unity. Forming in early 2012, (AWA) has been active in the music industry nationally and internationally. From DIY tours to big ticket festivals, AWA has kept a consistent tour schedule. The band's presence on social media has gained them recognition world wide and has helped them brand their own style and sound.

In early 2014 the band released the single "What Do You Believe In". It received airplay on radio stations across the nation and began to bring AWA recognition nationally. With the success of "What Do You Believe In", the band began working in the festival market.


AWA has played festivals such as: Connection Festival, Promiseland Festival, Ichthus Music Festival, Reach Out Music Festival, Hills Alive Music Festival, Joshua Fest, and have shared the stage with some of the industry's top artist from Matt Maher, 7eventh Time Down, Disciple, Plumb, For King and Country, Citizen Way, and many others.

AWA's single "The Change" released to radio in December 2016 and is receiving great reviews. In the first week The Change hit Billboards most added list and PlayMPE's #5 most downloaded song for radio. The Change topped out in the top 40. AWA's new single Promise Land is slated for release this summer.

As AsWeAre looks to the future, they find themselves on the brink of great things.
Lucid Reality
Lucid Reality
Local band from Claremore.
Second Glance
Second Glance
Second Glance is a pop punk band from Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Upland
Upland
Derek Smith - Lead Vocals/Guitar
Tyler Acord - Drums
Ryan Winkle - Bass
Dillon Webb - Guitar
Becca Richter-Cole
Becca Richter-Cole
Award winning singer/songwriter, WAMI, NSAI and ASCAP member, Becca Richter, has gained an international fan-base with her developed vocals & instrumentals, all of which she composes herself. Becca has been likened to Jewel & keeps her audiences interested with sounds of pop, country, jazz & contemporary Christian music. Becca is a 2012 WAMI "Rising Star" nominee and won "Video of the Year" in Season 3 of Teenage Rockstar, earning her a trip to Austria to work with members of the popular band, "Papermoon" and perform for an audience of 20,000 at Lichterfest.

Becca’s original song, “Honey Bee” was chosen as the winning entry for the 2011 May YobiSing contest. Her song "Favorite Place" was the Grand Prize winner of the 2012 Teen YobiSing contest and her song “I’ll Come Home” is currently a finalist in the Season 5 YobiSing contest.

Becca debuted her original music in Nashville, TN, where she appeared at the Bluebird Cafe, Douglas Corner Cafe & Ri'chard's Cafe. Becca won the "Big Star US Tour" competition and was named "Artist of the Month" in the Teenage Rockstar competition based in Austria, earning herself a Yamaha electric guitar and international exposure. Becca was awarded the semi-finalist position in the "Song of the Year" contest for her original work. Becca is the 2012 Distinguished Young Woman of Waukesha, a national scholarship program that honor scholastics, leadership and talent.

Becca released her first CD, “Little Things” in 2011 and has just released two new singles “You’re the One, Wedding Song” and “Doesn’t Work That Way”, which she recorded in Nashville with producer Denny Martin and top Nashville studio musicians whose credits include Martina McBride, LeAnn Rimes, Sara Evans, Trace Adkins, Dolly Parton, Wynonna Judd, Kelly Pickler, Mark Chesnut and more. This summer, Becca opened for country star Craig Morgan at the Waukesha County Fair and was interviewed by WISN Channel 12 News for singing back-up for famed rock group, “Foreigner”. Becca was a K-Love Radio main stage act for Waukesha Freeman Friday Night Live.

Becca has been a guest on TMJ4’s Morning Blend, Channel 14 Viewer’s Voice and Austrian Television Salzi.TV. Becca receives air play on i-Heart Radio, TAP Milwaukee, WCCX 104.5 FM, WGTD 91.1 FM, The Edge 91.1 FM and FM 106.1 Milwaukee Country. She has been featured numerous times in the Milwaukee Journal, Waukesha Freeman and The Patch.

Becca began piano at age five, guitar at age 14 and has been singing her whole life. After her third guitar lesson, Becca woke up at 3am to compose lyrics & a guitar accompaniment for an original song, "Taken" which she performed at the Delafield Idol competition in 2009, winning the "People's Choice Award". Her love for composing music began years before, at the age of 7, when she composed several award winning compositions. Becca sang with many church, school and community ensembles and was cast in several theatrical productions. During her senior year of high school, Becca was cast as the female lead "Ariel" in the musical, "Footloose".

Venues performed: Lichterfest (Austria), Bluebird Cafe (Nashville, TN), The National Press Club (Washington DC), Carnegie Hall (NY), Waukesha County Fair Miller Lite Stage w/Foreigner, WCF Miller Lite Stage w/Craig Morgan, Freeman Friday Night Live, Guitar Town, Milwaukee's Got Talent, Milwaukee's Winterfest, Bradley Center, Miller Park, CUW Chinooks Stadium, Ri’chards Café (TN), Douglas Corner Café (TN), Diva Days, Milwaukee Street Traders, Lake Country Community Festival, Earth Day Festival, Montecito Ristorante, Sprizzo, Steaming Cup, Martha Merrells, Holy Grounds Cafe, That Great Coffee Place, Hartland Music, Waukesha Idol, Delafield Idol, South Milwaukee Performing Arts Center, Distinguished Young Women programs, Farmer’s Markets, Earth House Collective, Bedsole UM, Country Springs Convention Hall and the Delafield Arts Center.

Becca continues her solo career while attending the University of Mobile, Alabama. Her heart’s desire is to use her gifts to serve God and others. Becca has served as a worship team leader for Elmbrook Church HS Ministry and Campus Way Ministry. Becca had the privilege of serving in Guatemala where she & her mission team served the families that scavenge the city dump for survival. Becca is currently active serving in her church and community in Alabama.
Venue Information:
The Vanguard
222 North Main Street
Tulsa, OK, 74103
http://www.thevanguardtulsa.com