Member since: 2016-06-20 Home: Nashville, TN, US Frequently Tours: yes # of Members: 1 Sound Equipment: Available if needed Main Instrument: Vocals, Guitar Other Instruments: Keyboard Genre: Americana / Singer-Songwriter, Roots Rock Style: Varied Americana / Singer-Songwriter Content: Mainstream Rating: G - PG
"Buzz Cason is the father of Nashville rock!" ~ Alamo Jones, Sirius XM's Outlaw Country channel
"Vocally he's warm, raspy and engaging, and fans of Billy Joe Shaver and Steve Forbert will find a kindred spirit."
~ American Songwriter Magazine
"Cason’s Latest LP Is A Wonderful Musical Love Letter To Music’s Golden Age"
~ Phil's Picks (2014)
Recommendations from hosts
May, 2015 - "Buzz was a delightful person. His stories were great and legendary. He has many voicings. Has an early country rock style." (J. Cary)
Alamo Jones of Sirius XM’s Outlaw Country and others have called Buzz Cason the Father of Nashville rock. In a carreer spanning six decades, Buzz Cason has been living the rock & roll dream. He formed Nashville’s first rock & roll band “The Casuals” in the mid 50s which became a successful touring act and Brenda Lee’s backing band. He then started a solo career with the hit “Look For A Star” under the name Garry Miles.
Buzz is also a successful songwriter. His most well-known song is the clas...