About

Norman Music Festival is a free, independent music festival in downtown Norman, Oklahoma.

Founded in 2008, NMF was originally a one-day event and has since grown to span two nights and one full day and night of music and arts. NMF features performers from several different genres in both indoor and outdoor venues.

Past Headliners
2018 – Tune-Yards, Parquet Courts, Japanese Breakfast, Suuns, Sports, Snail Mail, My Brightest Diamond, Kississippi, Anna Burch, Mothica
2017 – Thee Oh Sees, Oddisee & Good Compny, White Reaper, Israel Nash, Sweet Spirit, Low Cut Connie, Cat Clyde, GGOOLLDD, Sammus
2016 – Cloud Nothings, Small Black, Nikki Lane, Gazzo, Open Mike Eagle, The Coathangers, Nobunny, Milo, Power Trip, Bayonne
2015 – Ra Ra Riot, Nadastrom, Natalie Prass, The Octopus Project, Lee Bains III & the Glory Fires, Johnny Polygon, Paper Bird
2014 – Bright Light Social Hour, Dead Meadow, Diarrhea Planet, La Femme, Ringo Deathstarr, Moreland & Arbuckle, Zorch
2013 – The Joy Formidable, JD McPherson, King Khan & the BBQ Show, IO Echo, Mike Dillon, Jonathan Tyler & The Northern Lights
2012 – Portugal The Man, Other Lives, Hayes Carll, Olivia Tremor Control, Alejandro Escovedo, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey, Krystal Keith
2011 – The Walkmen, Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, Ty Segall, Keller Williams, Audra Mae, Peelander-Z, Foot Patrol, White Denim
2010 – Dirty Projectors, Leon Russell, Electric Six, The Sword, James McMurtry, Grupo Fantasma, Those Darlins, Edan, The Gourds
2009 – Of Montreal, Starlight Mints, Man Man, Tea Leaf Green, Todd Snider, Other Lives, Brandon Jenkins, The Uglysuit, John Fullbright
2008 – Polyphonic Spree, Chainsaw Kittens, Octopus Project, British Sea Power, Colourmusic, Macon Greyson

The Norman Music Festival is a volunteer run nonprofit entity (Norman Music Alliance Inc Nonprofit).

Executive Director
Shari Jackson

2018-19 Board of Directors
Kent Johnson – President
Lainey Phillips – Vice President
Stefanie Brickman – Secretary
Quentin Bomgardner
Justin Gallas
Fred Goff
Joshua Boydston
Michelle Bui
Karen Paul
Megan Chase
John Richardson
Nathan Thompson
David Floyd
Terry Farris