WILD NOISE: Beau Jennings & The Tigers
05/18/2018, 5:30 PM to 8:30 PM
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Join us for craft drinks and good eats with music by Beau Jennings & the Tigers. Gates open at 5:30 PM and festivities conclude at 8:30 PM. Tickets include entry and two free drinks: https://www.okczoo.org/wild-noise
All net proceeds benefit the Oklahoma City Zoo's conservation partners, both local and global.
This third event in the Zoo's Wild Noise Series will feature Oklahoma based band Beau Jennings & the Tigers. Beau is a musician, filmmaker, and former architect currently based in Oklahoma. Originally the front man and songwriter for the indie-rock/Americana band Cheyenne, he toured the U.S. while calling both Brooklyn and Austin home. Jennings' latest project is a documentary film and accompanying album entitled The Verdigris: In Search of Will Rogers, retracing Will Rogers' life journey from coast to coast and retelling his story through original songs. In 2015 the album was named “#1 Okie Album of 2015” by Literati Press, and in 2016 the film premiered on public television stations across the United States through American Public Television, eventually earning a nomination for a Heartland Emmy. In 2016 Jennings and his band The Tigers released the single ‘Back In Town’, which was listed as one of the best songs of the year by NPR Music. In 2017 Jennings won the international Woody Guthrie Folk Festival Songwriting Competition.