Drummer Jim Casson has played in many different musical genres over his twenty year career.  He has always considered himself a musical chameleon, always striving to sound like he's been playing the required style all his life.

Jim has performed or recorded with many artists, some of which include Amy Sky, Downchild Blues Band, Barbara Lynch, Chuck Jackson, Chris Spedding, Peter Noone of Herman's Hermits, Carlos Del Junco, Dutch Mason, Joe Mavety, Sparkjiver, K.T.I., Danny Brooks, Jani Lauzon, Kiva, the Lincolns, and many others.

In the studio he has played on film soundtracks, jingles, and over 40 albums.

He has twice been nominated for the Maple Blues Drummer of the Year Award, and won the Jazz Report Award in 1998 for “Blues Band Of The Year” with Downchild Blues Band.  He was also twice nominated for a Juno Award for his work with Jani Lauzon on her albums “Thirst” and “Blue Voice New Voice”.  He has often been featured in the international publications DRUM! and Drums etc.

Jim graduated from the Mohawk College Applied Music Program in 1986.

Jim is also the webmaster for Iridescent Music.


  Some Iridescent Music Artist's CD's that Jim Casson has performed on - 












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