Garland Mason Band

Garland Mason Band

BandRock

With a wall of sound and attention to musical craftsmanship Garland Mason Band intends to bring the soul and passion back to the industry. With energy filled shows and a growing fan base Garland Mason Band is creating a stir in Raleigh and is ready to take that momentum outside state lines.

Biography

The Garland Mason Band came together in the fall of 2010 and is a blues driven rock group. An emphasis on vocal performance supported by stellar musicianship creates the bands well rounded sound. While they enjoy fusing cover songs with their unique sound their true passion lies in writing and playing their original music. They recently finished a follow-up EP with the current incarnation of the band. By playing at least twice a week at various venues around the area Garland Mason Band has developed a loyal, local following. They are expanding their fan base by performing in cities around the state such as Chapel Hill, Fayettville, Wilmington, and Morehead City. In June of 2010 Garland Mason Band participated in and won the WBBB 96.1 Rock house band competition. Garland Mason Band plays in a regular rotation at venues such as The Lincoln Theatre, The Pour House and Southland Ball Room. The band has also supported nationally touring acts like Ponderosa, Taddy Porter, Runs With Bulls, and The Connells. A strong work ethic and a hunger to succed guarantees Garland Mason Band a promising future.

Each musician in the band brings a unique piece of the puzzle to create a cohesive and rich sound. Versatility is important to the band writing everything from all out rock to jazz and blues inspired slow songs. There is something for everybody with this band and they are sure to keep you coming back for more.

Influences - Led Zeppelin, Incubus, Jimi Hendrix, Foo Fighters, and Stevie Ray Vaughn.

Discography

Fire - EP

*Coming soon
A new 5 song EP with the current line up of musicians featuring collaborative writing from everyone involved.

Set List

Originals:
1.Back To You
2.Falling
3.Set Me Free
4.Wake Up
5.Those Nights
6.Music
7.Levee
8.3221
9.She Don’t Know
10.Weightless
11.Jenny
12.The Devil and Me
13.March On
14.All I Can
15.Drink Your Cup
16.On my Way
17.Fire
18.Pulse
19.Insomniac
20.Ghosts
21.Angel

*Not Necessarily in that order

Garland Mason Band Covers:
Turn The Page
2. Let’s Get It On
3. Watchtower
4. Use Me
5. Ain’t No Sunshine
6. Oh Darlin’
7. Little Wing
8. Hard To Handle
9. I Don’t Need No Doctor
10. Come When I Call
11.One Headlight
12.Hotel California
13. Stairway
14. Semi Charmed Kind of Life
15. Little Red Corvette
16. No Rain
17. Superstition
18. Alive
19. Crazy

*Garland Mason Band can play 2.5 to 3 hours comfortably