Whether it's a personal singing telegram, captivating keyboards/vocals for your corporate event or some jazz standards, the Skye's the limit. His voice is crisp, smooth, and always inspiring whether it's at dinner, a birthday, or any performance. Originals or covers available, inquire for specifics!
He's performed with Facebook for 400,000 people, represented Austin at the 2ND Street Soundcheck Festival. Two of his songs have won the John Lennon Songwriting Contest, and he' was Austin Music Foundation's Artist of the Month in May.
San Antonio Requests: There's an additional charge for travel, please be aware before requesting quotes.
Skye was so AMAZING! He was super flexible and his voice was excellent! He completely set the Christmas mood for the office and was very nice. Very respectable and exceptionally talented young man!
It was very easy working with Skye. He delivered as promised and was on time. Thanks Skye, your professionalism made my wife’s and my anniversary very memorable and special. I wouldn’t hesitate to use your services again.
Skye performed a POP-UP performance for our house party. It was organized as a surprise for my wife's birthday, but it quickly became a treat for all our guests. We all agreed after that it takes a lot of gusto to put yourself out there in a private setting like that and Skye completely owned it. Oh, and let's talk about his voice. The theme was crooner a'la Michael Buble and Frank Sinatra. He did those artists proud and also made it his own.
A super humble guy and naturally gifted. He is friendly, professional and a guy who is definitely going places. We recommend hiring his services while you still can!!
Thanks Skye and all the best with your promising career.
Skye was simply Amazing!! He performed at our office Happy Hour and he was a hit!
Price Range: $100 - $2500
Gig Length: 5 - 75 minutes
What to Expect
Expect an absolutely intimate, personable, A-list performance. Impeccable live pitch and vocal control, captivating and unique original music, and original versions of cover songs.
Whether you'd prefer an A Cappella performance, an intimate set-up with the keys and vocals (most common), or a vocal performance with accompanying guitarist and drums, he's got you covered. All smiles, all happy vibes, a truly exciting and awe-inspiring performance.
Still have questions? Message Skye!
Skye Strickler is an American singer-songwriter and producer based in Austin, Texas. He grew up in rural Kansas and discovered his passion for composition through the local theatre. After dropping out of college a semester in, he moved to Texas to focus solely on his melodic obsessions.
He soon found himself in a notable downtown residency, of which (link hidden) said “he pulls you into the songs he sings and doesn’t let you go..” Quickly stepping back to focus exclusively on songwriting, he spent most of 2016 zeroing in on his craft for the debut EP “DNA.” Since releasing, Dance the Night Away and Where Did You Go have gone on to win the John Lennon Songwriting Contest Grand Prize and a separate, affiliated showcase performance on NAMM Show’s Grand Plaza Central Stage. The Iola Register calls the track “a torrent of notes, glittery, synthetic, a light show for the ears” and The Orange County Register and (link hidden) both called him a “rising star”.
He’s represented Austin at the 2ND Street Soundcheck Festival, multiple showcases during SXSW, and you can look for him as Austin Music Foundation’s Artist of the Month this May. With each song on DNA of a different sub-pop genre, they perfectly depict the larger picture Strickler had been challenging; to disembody his songwriting from any performance expectations and permanently push the bounds of his comfort zone. From piano ballad to electronic dance, big band swing-pop to a rap feature, noted along the way with uplifting messages and self-empowerment, there’s little uncovered in Strickler’s first five tracks. Focusing now on collaborations, including another group of which he started called bordrs., you can expect to hear more boundless feel-good tunes from Strickler soon.
Additional Booking Notes
A Cappella - Give me a spotlight and a mic!
Solo Performance - 1 Stereo DI, 1 Mic, Power
Full Band - 4 DI's, 2 Stereo DI's, 3 microphones, Power Strip
Lighting needs upon request.
Past Booked Events
|January 27, 2018 • 8:00pm - 8:30pm||Birthday Party|
|December 21, 2017 • 12:00pm - 12:30pm||Campus Event|
|October 18, 2017 • 3:00pm - 3:15pm||Anniversary Party|
|October 17, 2017 • 2:00pm - 2:15pm||Surprise|
|October 14, 2017 • 7:00pm - 7:30pm||Birthday (Adult)|
|June 28, 2017 • 12:00pm - 12:15pm||Birthday (Adult)|
|June 08, 2017 • 3:00pm - 5:00pm||Corporate Event|
|June 18, 2016 • 4:45pm - 5:30pm||2nd Street Soundcheck|
|June 17, 2016–June 18, 2016 • 11:00pm - 12:00am||Solstice Festival|
Some sample covers:
All Of Me - John Legend
Animals - Maroon 5
Back to Black - Amy Winehouse
Can't Help Falling In Love With You - Elvis Presley
Can't Stop the Feeling - Justin Timberlake
Counting Stars - OneRepublic
Daughters - John Mayer
Gravity - John Mayer
Happy - Pharell Williams
I Can See Clearly Now - Johnny Nash
I Put A Spell on You - Etta James
If I Ain't Got You - Alicia Keys
Irreplaceable - Beyonce
Isn't She Lovely - Stevie Wonder
Jealous - Nick Jonas
Just the Way You Are - Bruno Mars
Kiss - Prince
L.O.V.E. - Nat King Cole
Love On Top - Beyonce
Mirrors - Justin Timberlake
No Scrubs (Jazz Rendition) - TLC
Please Don't Go - Joel Adams
Shut Up & Dance - Walk the Moon
Signed, Sealed, Delivered - Stevie Wonder
Sugar - Maroon 5
Sunday Morning - Maroon 5
Superstition - Stevie Wonder
Talking Body - Tove Lo
The Lazy Song - Bruno Mars
Treasure - Bruno Mars
We Found Love - Rihanna
Influences & Inspiration
Justin Timberlake, Sam Smith, Beyonce, Max Martin
2 Stereo DI's
Recent review: Allie is a remarkable singer with extraordinary talent. She is nothing shy of amazing to work…
Recent review: Kylie played for our ceremony and it was PERFECT! She is so talented and we got so many compliments!
Recent review: GigSalad hired Destin to perform as a pre-game performer for Springfield Lasers Match. He played…
Kansas City, MO
Recent review: Thanks to GIG salad for proving an avenue in which we can find quality entertainment. Chris Foster…