Neal Casal (born November 2, 1968, Denville, New Jersey) is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter, and photographer. First rising to prominence as lead guitar with Rickey Medlocke's Blackfoot from 1988-1993, Neal was best known as a member of Ryan Adams' backing band the Cardinals, with whom he recorded three studio albums, and of whom he was a member from 2005 until 2009. Casal currently plays in the Chris Robinson Brotherhood, and has released twelve solo albums.
In 2010, Casal released a photo-book, Ryan Adams & the Cardinals: A View of Other Windows, in 2010, documenting his time spent within the band. In 2011, Casal released his tenth solo album, Sweeten the Distance.