Originally from Uvalde, Texas, Keri now resides in Jackson, Mississippi as a Branch Manager for Lansing Building Products. With a deep passion for music and singing, Keri started her musical journey by singing in her church choir and participating in musical theater. She then went to University of North Texas and received an art education in vocal studies. During this time, she toured with the Texas funk band Mingo Fishtrap for two years. Following college, she became a local Jackson artist, singing for various bands and gigs such as weddings and teaching choir. Some of her musical influences include Aretha Franklin, Ella Fitzgerald, and Sam Cooke.
Jackson's Classic Duo
A Jackson, Mississippi local, Richard began his career in art by opening Fondren Art Gallery located on North State Street. While he had an affinity for visual arts, he had always treasured the life of music. Growing up, Richard participated in local bands throughout his high school and college years. After touring with a gospel choir, he settled down to raise a family, always knowing he'd come back to music. His musical influences range from a wide selection of genres and artists such as: Steely Dan, Fleetwood Mac, Eric Clapton, and Creedence Clearwater Revival.