On Sunday, October 15, 2023 more than 40 Oklahoma musicians and bands will gather at Mercury Lounge and Venue Shrine at 18th and Boston in Tulsa to play the eighth annual “Skinnerfest” celebrating the life and songwriting tradition of Oklahoma Music Hall of Famer, Tom Skinner.
Steve Hamby, Dakota Murillo & RR Williams
Kevin Price & the Closers
Travis Kidd, Tom Pevear, Drew Winn
Bluegrass Brunch w/ Johnny Mullenax & Friends
And Then There Were Two with Cassie Latshaw
Damion Shade & Boom Bap Chorus
VIP Brunch with King Cabbage Brass Band
Brunch or Friend of the Fest ticket required
Megan Marlene, Carl Carbonell, Joey Frendo
Wednesday Night Science Project with guests Red Dirt Rangers
6:15pm SILENT AUCTION CLOSES, LIVE AUCTION
Barton & Long & Sweeney
The 510ers (Joe Mack & Annie Paine)
Skinnerfest 2022 represented a mix of Skinner’s Red Dirt friends and “Tulsa Sound” musicians and included Wednesday Night Science Project, Pilgrim, Red Dirt Rangers with Mike McClure, Ayilla, Bob Wiles, Bryon White, Carl Carbonell, Cassie Latshaw, Chris Blevins, Craig Skinner, Dustin Pittsley, Kierston White, Jacob Tovar, Jared Tyler, Jesse Aycock, Joey Frendo, Johnny Mullenax, Kurt “Frenchy” Nielsen, Lance Roark, Larry Spears, Kalyn Fay, Paul Benjaman, Shandee Layne, Thomas Trapp, Tori Ruffin, Wink Burcham and more.
The day kicked off at noon with a limited-capacity Bloody Mary Brunch at Shrine featuring the Oklahoma All-Star Band led by Tulsa torchbearer, Paul Benjaman, featuring performances by Ayilla, Jacob Tovar, Jared Tyler and Jesse Aycock.
On Sunday, October 16th, more than 40 Oklahoma musicians came together on a beautiful fall day in Tulsa to celebrate the life and legacy of beloved Oklahoma songwriter, Tom Skinner, and raised $18,503 for music professionals in crisis.