Award Winning songwriter Bryon Garrison is a cross between Johnny Cash, Chris Izaak, Elvis and Dean Martin. You might catch him playing a big venue in Chicago or the San Antonio Rodeo. You might hear the big Chicago sound of I’m Here, 10 X Worse or Third Avenue or music off his new 2022 Album Just Like Elvis. Originally born Austin Texas, Garrison resides in Far West Texas where he formed Bryon Garrison and the RainMakers in 2013.
“We played outside a lot and usually it doesn’t rain much in the desert but for some reason it rained whenever we played.”
On February 10 2022, Garrison released Just Like Elvis. It is an album of all original music that sounds like Elvis might have sung it.
Garrison started in the Ozarks of Missouri in Country Bluegrass and Gospel where he and his sisters opened for traveling gospel acts like the Martins. They were also featured in a PBS documentary. He later moved to St. Louis and learned to sing the blues. He released his first single Insane in 1998 on tape cassette and sold them at shows around St. Louis. After hanging out and playing with musicians like slide guitarist Tom Hall he released Live at Soulard recorded downtown at Tim and Judy’s.In 2000 Bryon moved to Chicago where he got in with the jazz crowd. Spending nights hanging out and learning from local legends vocalist Frank Lamphere, drummer Rusty Jones, Pianist Billy Pierce and many other Chicago jazzers.He released his second album All I’ve Got Time for is Love in 2004. Garrison spent the next few years writing music for theater, the church and for what would become his latest album Just Like Elvis. Which he recorded back in his home state of Texas.
Garrison is currently promoting his original album Just Like Elvis and is available for booking.
Garrison recently placed second in 2022 Odessa’s Got Talent and was nominated for Texas Music Association’s 2022 Emerging Artist of the Year.
Bryon Garrison and the JLE Band HEADLINING FEE starts at $4500. For Rodeos, and large concerts the band is $7000-$10000.
Everything is negotiable so please don’t hesitate to make an offer that’s inline with your budget.
To book the band call 432-217-8600 or 217-8207943
BARS AND SMALL VENUES RECEIVE A TOURING RATE IN LINE WITH THE NATIONAL AVERAGE AND NEGOTIATED BASED ON EXCLUSIVITY AND OTHER FACTORS.