Sheri Booth

Sheri Booth

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A combination of warm velvet vocals accompanied by haunting melodies, poetic lyrics and rhythmic guitar.

Biography

Haunting melodies, captivating lyrics, combined with sweet acoustic guitar and soulful vocals best describes the talent of this singer/songwriter.
Sheri’s music and style portrays the struggles and victories of life, love and the journey to self-discovery. Sheri writes about her own life experience and takes the listener on a personal journey of the human condition.

Sheri’s early influences include: James Taylor, Carole King, Neil Young, Janis Joplin and Stevie Nicks.

Sheri began performing professionally at age sixteen. She was born and raised in
Dallas, Texas, moved to Austin in the late 70’s, then to Tulsa, Oklahoma in 1990
where she still resides. “I have a deep regard for this town and it’s artists.”

In 1978, Sheri was performing at the Bergstrom Air Force Base NCO club
alongside head liners such as, “Asleep At The Wheel” & “Cooter Brown”.
Sheri was also a featured artist on the Austin community College Television Show.

1990 brought a move to Tulsa, Oklahoma where she continued writing and
recording her own material. Sheri has preformed as a solo artist and has been
a member of, as well as, the founder of numerous bands throughout her career.

Sheri has opened for Ian Moore at the Cain’s Ballroom in Tulsa, OK as well as
Aaron Neville. Sheri also performed the award winning duet “You’re The Reason
God Made Oklahoma” with David Frizzell.

More about this artist can be found at: www.sheribooth.com

"I want to play music with a message. I believe in the connection of all living things. I feel music is the universal language, and what better way to connect with all life, than communicating with the heart?"

Discography

"The Other End of the Road" released in 1996
"Time Stands Still" Sheri Booth & Mike Polk released in 2003
"Relevant " released in 2004
"Myths Dreams & Recipes" Sheri Booth & Nancy Harris released 2004
Sheri is currently working on a new CD

Set List

A typical gig includes 4 sets of approximately 11 songs. Below is a sample of what I do:

(Covers)
1. Come Away With Me – Nora Jones
2. Chasing The Crows Away – Michelle White
3. Anchored In You – Shawn Mullins
4. Wonderful Tonight – Eric Clapton
5. Bobby McGee – Janis Joplin style
6. Arms of a Woman - Amos Lee
7. Meet Virginia – Train
8. Helpless – Neil Young
9. Dreams - Fleetwood Mac
10. Can't You See - Marshall Tucker Band
11. Simple Man - Lynard Skynard

(Originals)
1. Wherever There Is - Sheri Booth & Steve Purple
2. I Cried – Sheri Booth
3. And The Angels Came – Sheri Booth
4. Georgia Train – Sheri Booth
5. Teach Yourself To Fly – Sheri Booth
6. Far Away – Sheri Booth & Mike Polk
7. Time Stands Still – Sheri Booth
8. Didn't Have To Be Like That - Sheri Booth
9. Sweet Release - Sheri Booth
10. Every Now & Then - Sheri Both & Richard Paul