Eric Walton, better known by the stage name Skerik, is an American saxophonist from Seattle, Washington. Performing on the tenor and baritone saxophone, often with electronics and loops, he is a pioneer in a playing style that has been called saxophonics.
He is a founding member of Critters Buggin, Garage a Trois, Tuatara, and Skerik’s Syncopated Taint Septet. He is also an original member of both Les Claypool’s Fancy Band and Frog Brigade. Skerik also worked with grunge band Mad Season.
Join South Hudson Music Project on Sunday, January 24th at 5:30pm for Solos for a Brand New Day, a special combination livestream and pre-recorded fundraiser!
Friends of KEXP, South Hudson Music Project and the Royal Room come together January 24th for a special evening in support of our mission as we ensure a future to provide a home for artistic, educational, and community programs in Seattle.
Each artist will perform solo, as befits the times, for five minutes. With incredible artists such as Sera Cahoone, Sweeter Than The Day, Victoria Parker, Skerik, JR Rhodes, and more, you’ll want to tune in to the whole show!