Skinny Road Walkin Heading to Houston


A local band with SWOSU ties is looking forward to an October 26 performance in Houston, Texas.

Skinny Road Walkin is a four-member band that will appear on a television program entitled Fox Rox Houston. The band will perform three times on the program beginning at 8:25 a.m. with the main performance being at 8:50 a.m.

The band features one current SWOSU student—Joe Weaver, lead vocal and guitar—and two SWOSU graduates—Scott Miller, lead guitar and vocal, and Danny Maples, bass. The fourth band member is Ricky Nix, drums and vocal.

Houston is one of five cities partnered with myspace music to help promote up and coming bands. The station invited Skinny Road Walkin to perform after hearing the band’s latest CD.

“We are excited to make this trip to Houston,” Miller said. “It should be a great time and we are curious to see how much this can help our band, playing on live TV.”

The entire show on October 26 can be seen on the following website: