Ryan LaCroix

All Things Considered Host/Operations Director/Other Stuff

Ryan LaCroix joined KOSU’s staff in 2013 after teaching for four years at ACM@UCO. He has been the co-host of "The Oklahoma Rock Show" since its inception in 2010. Ryan is also a contributing editor for Oklahoma Today magazine, the co-author of two books for the Oklahoma Historical Society, and the owner of the online music hub, OklahomaRock.com. He holds a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Oklahoma and lives in Norman with his wife Tiya and son Jaxson.

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Oklahoma Music
3:38 pm
Thu June 5, 2014

Here & Now Features Oklahoma's John Fullbright

WBUR's Here & Now featured Oklahoma musician John Fullbright on their show today.

Host Robin Young interviews John and has him play some music from his new album, Songs.

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KOSU Music
6:00 pm
Tue June 3, 2014

KOSU Music: Owen Pallett, Bob Mould & Sondre Lerche

Sondre Lerche - "Bad Law"

LOOKatOKC pop music columnist Matt Carney joins host Ryan LaCroix every week to discuss music news and new music releases during All Things Considered on KOSU.

This week, we talk about new music from Canadian musician Owen Pallett, a new solo album from Hüsker Dü frontman Bob Mould, and a new tune from Norwegian singer Sondre Lerche.


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Local News
11:24 am
Tue June 3, 2014

Oklahoma City's Film Row Featured on OETA

OETA's Susan Miller recently featured Oklahoma City's film exchange district, better known as Film Row, on the ONR (Oklahoma News Report).

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Premiere on Film Row
2:35 pm
Thu May 29, 2014

John Calvin to Perform in KOSU's OKC Studios

John Calvin
Credit Samantha Lamb

On Friday, June 20 at 8pm, KOSU hosts singer/songwriter John Calvin in our Oklahoma City performance studio, as part of Premiere on Film Row.

The Norman multi-instrumentalist just finished recording an album in San Francisco, but released an EP, Without Wax, in 2012.

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deadCENTER Film Festival 2014
5:55 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

deadCENTER Embraces Name Confusion, Celebrates Horror Films

The 14th annual deadCENTER Film Festival launches on Wednesday, June 11 in downtown Oklahoma City. While the festival is named for being in the "dead center" of Oklahoma City in arguably the "dead center" of America, there has been some confusion in the past that it's a horror film festival.

Well, since the festival falls on Friday the 13th for the first time this year, deadCENTER is embracing the name confusion and celebrating the horror genre.

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The Mix
5:44 pm
Mon May 26, 2014

The Mix Hosts Sherree Chamberlain & Tyler Hopkins

Credit Robot House Creative

KOSU, Dunlap Codding and Robot House Creative host The Mix, a  free monthly outdoor concert series in Oklahoma City.

The third edition of the series takes place at 6pm, Thursday, June 5 at DC on Film Row and will feature Oklahoma City musician Sherree Chamberlain and Oklahoma City country musician Tyler Hopkins.

KOSU Music
6:00 pm
Tue May 20, 2014

KOSU Music: Sharon Van Etten, Braid & Hercules and Love Affair

Sharon Van Etten
Credit Dusdin Condren

LOOKatOKC pop music columnist Matt Carney joins host Ryan LaCroix every week to discuss music news and new music releases during All Things Considered on KOSU.

This week, we talk about new music from singer/songwriter Sharon Van Etten, emo-rockers Braid and electro-house group Hercules and Love Affair.


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KOSU Music
6:22 pm
Tue May 13, 2014

KOSU Music: Sturgill Simpson, The Pains of Being Pure at Heart & Warpaint and El-P

LOOKatOKC pop music columnist Matt Carney joins host Ryan LaCroix every week to discuss music news and new music releases during All Things Considered on KOSU.

This week, we talk about the new albums from Sturgill Simpson and The Pains of Being Pure at Heart and an El-P remix of indie buzz band Warpaint.

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Premiere on Film Row
5:02 pm
Wed May 7, 2014

Chelsey Cope to Perform in KOSU's Oklahoma City Studios

Credit Doug Schwarz

On Friday, May 16 at 7pm, KOSU hosts singer/songwriter Chelsey Cope in our Oklahoma City performance studio, as part of Premiere on Film Row.

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KOSU Music
10:43 am
Wed May 7, 2014

KOSU Music: Tune-Yards, Young Moe, Robyn & Royksopp

LOOKatOKC pop music columnist Matt Carney joins host Ryan LaCroix every week to discuss music news and new music releases during All Things Considered on KOSU.

This week, we talk about the new album from Tune-Yards, the blue-collar rap of Young Moe and a pop collaboration between Robyn and Royksopp.

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