Shinyribs defies genres as a sonic melting pot ofTexas blues, New Orleans R&B funk, horn-driven Memphis soul, country twang, border music, big band swing,and roots-rock. The Austin-based nine-piece supergroup is led byKevin Russell, the charismatic frontman with colorful suits and extravagant shoes who continuously swaps out an electricguitar for a ukulele and never falls short of creating a cinematic experience with on-stage antics that often include him donninga light-up cloak or leading a conga line through the crowd.TheSwampadelic R&B nine-piece outfit was named Best Austin Band at the Austin Chronicle’s Austin Music Awards (2017,2018) and awardedAlbum of the Year for “I Got Your Medicine” (2017). Russell’sShinyribshave recordedsevenalbums: 2010’s“Well After Awhile;” “Gulf Coast Museum” (2013); “Okra Candy” (2015); 2017’s award-winning “I Got Your Medicine;” acompilation of holiday standardsand new compositions “The Kringle Tingle” (2018); the soulful “Fog & Bling”(2019); and themost recent project, “Late Night TV Gold” released in August 2021

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