Musician’s Corner Feature – Sheila and the Caddo Kats

Jul 25, 2023 | Musician's Corner, Trinity River Blues Society

Sheila And The Caddo Kats
“Today’s Award Winning Variety Band”

Nashville Recording Artist From The Edge Of Texas…International Performing Artist

2021 Nashville JMA – Entertainer Of The Year

2022 Nashville JMA – Album Of The Year “Country Soul Living In The City”

“Growing up in the Caddo Lake area of East Texas, Sheila Clark Fox had no choice but to sing. As the daughter of a church music director and granddaughter of a Gospel Quartet singer, her talent came naturally.

Sheila, along with husband Alan Fox, front the band Sheila and the Caddo Kats. This summer they will be travelling abroad to receive a songwriting award from Fair Play Country Music of Holland.

In 2015 Sheila won Song of the Year for Love is so Right from Fair Play and was featured in their magazine as artist of the month. She was named the 2018 Entertainer of the Year at the Traditional Country Awards in Nashville, Tennessee.

Sheila was chosen to have one of her original songs included on the nationally released 2019 Compilation Album from the Texas Country Music Association. Her songs, Little Feather and Harley Fever, were nominated for Song and Video of the Year at the Josie Music Awards for 2017, 2018 and 2019.

Her first solo album, “Uncertain, Texas,” was produced in 2019 by Kenny Lee Productions of Nashville. It was named 2022 Nashville’s Album of the Year and Shelia was named 2021 Entertainer of the Year Multi-Genre at the Josie Music Awards.

Her second album, “Would You,” was released on May 25th of 2020. Their latest album, “Country Soul Living in The City” was released in January 2022. Hear the album here:

Alan is a nationally recognized guitarist from the Alan Fox Band. He received the award for Rock Band of the Year in 2013 at the 23rd Annual Los Angeles Music Awards. In 2016 his band won Rock Band of the Year in Nashville, and in 2017 at the ETX Texas Music Awards.

He also has been chosen to have an original song on the 2019 Texas Country Music Association’s Compilation National Album Release. Alan is endorsed by Curt Mangan Strings and Goulding Guitars, and has performed with such musicians as Bobby Mackey, Bobby Rice, Bugs Henderson, Michael Garvin, Point Blank, Foghat, Black Star Riders, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Marshall Tucker, Thin Lizzy and Wes Jeans.

Other members of the Caddo Kats are Terry Salyer on vocals and drums; Don Elbert on keys; Ricky Roach on bass; and Stephen Allen on bass and vocals”. copywrited :Buddy Magazine

This spectacular band, “Sheila and the Caddo Kats”, is an outstanding ensemble, showcasing the premier vocals of the award-winning, Sheila Clark Fox.

Not only does she sound great, but with her Internationally Acclaimed Clothing Endorsement from, “Everything That Blings”, owner Jacqueline Henly will have her dressed to give your audience a breathtaking experience to remember. They also bring to the front, the astonishing award-winning guitarist, Alan Fox.

Along with world acclaimed drummer, Terry Salyer, Bass player, Ricky Roach and on keyboards, Don Elbert. This group performs their remarkable award-winning original songs along with the prodigious sounds of “Hits From The Past”.

This is a winning combination for venues and their audiences. On any given evening, people can be seen, singing and swaying, with a nostalgic flavor, that takes their audiences back to a simpler time when music relayed, “That Good Feeling”, of Being Alive.

Members Are:

Sheila Clark Fox … Vocals/Guitar/Percussion

Terry Salyer … Vocals/Drums/Percussion

Ricky Roach … Bass

Alan Fox … Vocals/Guitars

Don Elbert … Keys


“2022 Nashville’s JMA Album of the Year” / “Country Soul Living In The City”

“2022 FPCM Red Carpet Award – Best Country Voice of the Year”

“2022 FPCM Red Carpet Award-Best Cover Song, “At Last”

“2022 FPCM Red Carpet Award-Best Cover Song-‘Wagon Wheel’

”2021” JMA Award / Entertainer Of The Year Multi-Genre

“2021” “Rising Star for Outstanding Talent” From Jefferson, Texas

“2021 FPCM of Holland, “Best Traditional Original / Amazing Band”

“2020 Fair Play In Music Business! ” Fair Play Country Music of Holland

“2020 Fair Play Country Music of Holland Nominee Female Artist of the Year”

“2018 Nashville Entertainer of the Year at the JMA”

“2017 Female Artist of the Year / Song of the Year Nominee at the JMA”

“2017 ETX Music Awards, “Band of the Year”.

“2016 Female Artist of the Year. Song of the Year at the JMA”

“2016 Josie Award Nashville, “Entertainer Of The Year”

“2015 Female Artist of the Year. JMA at the JMA”

“2015 Fair Play Country Music Of Holland, Song of the Year “Love Is So Right”

“2013 / The 23rd Annual Los Angeles Music Awards, “Band of the Year”


2022 “Country Soul Living In The City” Nashville’s JMA Album of the Year

2020 “Would You” Studio 520

2020 “Tribute Album to Dolly Parton” “Coat of Many Colors”,

SBongo Boy Records New Jersey, NY.

2019 “Uncertain Texas” producer, Kenny Lee, Nashville, TN.

2019 “TCMA Best of the Best” for, “Uncertain Texas”

2019 “TCMA Best of the Best II” for, “If You Don’t Believe In Texas”

Sheila & the Caddo Kats head to Holland – Buddy Magazine – Est. 1973