September 15, 2017 | 3:30pm October 6, 2017 | 3:30pm Stage 1
Connor Hicks is a young musician out of Ada, Oklahoma. After graduating high school two years early, he spent his time honing his skills as a guitarist and vocalist. In 2015, he began performing regularly with country singer/songwriter Sammy Mitchell, and several others as a guitarist, as well as forming his own band. With influences of blues guitar gods such as John Mayer, Jimi Hendrix and Gary Clark Jr., he also takes from the styles of pop artists like Justin Timberlake, Ed Sheeran and many others, playing a wide variety of acoustic and full band covers. Connor recently moved to Oklahoma City to pursue a career in music by attending the Academy of Contemporary Music, majoring in Guitar Performance. He is currently working on writing original music, recording and performing with his band.