Cherokee Outlaws was formed in May of 2012 in Alto, TX. All members have been musicians most of their lives and have played together in various bands before forming Cherokee Outlaws. As a result, their sound is solid and diverse across many styles of country music including Texas Country, Blues, and Southern Rock. They have been playing the East Texas club/bar scene since August of 2012, incorporating both original written material as well as covers to entertain their fans. Cherokee Outlaws were a top 5 finalist for the East Texas Country Music Awards in 2013. They have also hosted the 2013 Outlaw Music Fest @ Shiloh Ridge in Alto featuring Jason Cassidy. CO has also opened for Reckless Kelly, Justin Van Sant, Jason Boland, and Brandon Rhyder.