Ken Buono is a Nashville TN based singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist who has had storied career as a touring independent artist/musician. He's been gigging since the late 80's and shows no signs of stopping anytime soon. In his tenure as a professional musician, Ken has performed at many venues across the United States: New York City: CBGB'S, The Ritz; Los Angeles: Madame Wong's, Club Lingere; Philadelphia (Pa): Mann Music Center, Tower Theater, Theatre of Living Arts, Trocadero; New Orleans: Tipitina's; Buffalo (NY): Saratoga Springs Amphitheatre; Austin (TX): Emo's; Boston: Citi Club; New Jersey: City Gardens; Maryland: Merriweather Post Pavillion, Hammerjack's; Washington DC: 9:30 Club; Nashville (TN): The Bluebird, Hard Rock Cafe, The Basement, Tootsie's, Second Fiddle, Whiskey Bent, Honky Tonk Central, National Underground, Nashville Palace.
He has also participated in performing at these major annual festivals: South By Southwest Music Festival (Austin, TX); CMJ Music Festival (New York City); New Music Seminar (New York City); Philadelphia Music Festival, Little Green Men Festival (Kentucky). These are some of the major acts/artists that Ken has shared the stage with, performing in support: Beck, George Thorogood, Joe Strummer, Squeeze, Lucinda Williams, Sinead O'Connor, Cheap Trick, Spin Doctors.
Not only does Ken have live performance experience, he also has many cd releases to his credit. His most recent release is a band venture called The Tell Alls, where he writes, sings, performs all the material/instrumentation (which, again, you'll find samples of by clicking the MEDIA button on his profile page).
As you can see, music has been (IS) his life, and he continues that journey by offering his professional services here on Gigmasters.com!
It won't take long you'll find his live-performance-style separates him from the rest of the pack! Meaning, he's a virtual 'one-man-band', singing-playing guitar-playing percussion...all at the same time!! We're confident that you'll agree, he's a unique performer, and now you are only a few clicks away from inquiring about his services for your next event!
Although he is known primarily as an original artist, Ken does enjoy playing 'cover music' gigs, supplying those 'sing-along' songs, getting the crowd movin'/rockin' out! His repertoire ranges from vibey-acoustic songs to full on electric guitar romps (50's, 60's, 70's, 80's ,90's, '00, oldies, country, pop/rock, as well his own original music). His musical influences are vast, giving way to a well honed scope of musical intuition that helps transform an event from good to GREAT!
NOTE: Keep in mind, if you are in need of a duo performance, he'll be happy to accommodate that for you. Since Ken has been making his living for the last two year as a professional musician based out of 'Music City', pairing up with a respected colleagues from his Nashville network won't be a problem. If you are interested in a duo performance, please let us know in advance so we can supply you with the proper quote (which is always FREE of charge!).
Available for various bookings: festivals, colleges, clubs, coffee houses, private parties, house parties, corporate events, grand openings, (etc.).
Book him through Gigmasters TODAY for your next event!
Ken Buono (guitar/vocals/percussion),
various Nashville-based musicians (asst. (as-needed basis for duo performances, etc.))