Cooter Brown is a groove-orientated heavy rock band from Los Angeles, CA. Guitar player Grant Masson and drummer Tom Oz have been playing together since 2007. They performed all over southern California with female fronted southern rock band Hallowed Engine. Towards the end of 2010, they decided it was time to take the band in a different direction and parted ways to form their own project, Cooter Brown. Bass player Scott Kessler, who is a longtime friend and most known for playing with the Alice Cooper Tribute Band Nightmare and his previous work with progressive metal band Scarred, was next to join the band in late 2011.
The three of them got right to work on creating groove-orientated, heavy rock music. The band wrote new music together and rehearsed diligently until they were ready to find a singer. That became quite a challenge…Read More