In 1993, he produced the first of his 7 solo albums to date Le Band who won a Felix award for best album of the year then toured in Canada and Europe. Rhythm And Jazz was released in 1995 followed with Play in 1997 andCall Me Al! in 2000.
He also toured world-wide with friends Mike Stern, Frank Gambale, Bireli Lagrene, Didier Lockwood, Tiger Okoshi, Billy Cobham, Horacio “El Negro” Hernandez, Dennis Chambers, Alex Acuna, Don Alias and Gino Vannelli performing concerts in more than 30 countries
Along the way, recording numerous albums with friends.
The DVD and double CD entitled Live at Cabaret de Montréal was released in 2006 and to commemorate UZEB`s 25th anniversary, CARON released on his NORAC LABEL the DVD UZEB The Last Concert : the only official live concert footage ever released or to ever be released by UZEB. Featuring special guest Tiger Okoshi on trumpet.
In 2007 The University of Quebec, under the aegis of the University of Quebec in Rimouski, decreed an honorary doctorate to the internationally acclaimed bassist. Important to note, he is the only musician to have ever received this honor.
In 2010, he releases his seventh solo record, Sep7entrion and won a Félix award for best album of the year 2011.
The city of Rivière-du-Loup announced that it would be building a music school and naming it École de musique Alain-Caron. The school will be inaugurated in 2011.
In 2013, he participates in the prestigious event, La nuit des 6e Virtuoses presented at l’île de La Réunion, alongside the French Flautist Benoît Sauvé, the Australian Mark Atkins (didgeridoo) and from the Czech republic Max ZT (hammered dulcimer). The same year he releases Multiple Faces, his eighth solo studio album.
Caron soon developed a reputation as a master electric bass player, a virtuoso on the 6-string bass guitar. Not surprisingly, as he became increasingly well known, Caron taught master classes in most of the world’s major cities, including Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, New-York, Boston, Los Angeles, Paris, London, Rome, Amsterdam, Geneva, Frankfurt Tokyo, Hong Kong, Bogota and Mexico.
To this day, Alain Caron has released more than 20 records, solo or with the group UZEB and in collaboration or as a guest artist on more than 25 recordings. Winners of numerous prices including, 10 Felix, 1 Gemeaux, 2 Oscar Peterson Award.
Alain Caron was ranked Best Bass player for 10 years in the row by magazine The Jazz Report.