Brian Adler was born in the Chicago area where he began playing guitar at age 4. He started performing professionally at age 12. In college, he majored in composition and performance .

After formal studies, Brian began working as a live performer and as a recording session singer , musician , arranger and producer. That led to his involvement in writing music for advertising and Brian composed music for many national commercials.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member, Blondie bassist turned record executive, Nigel Harrison saw Brian perform while visiting Chicago and was instrumental in getting Brian signed to a Record and Publishing deal which led to his relocation to Los Angeles.

Rock and Rol Hall of Fame member Bun E. Carlos of Cheap Trick recruited Brian to be Lead Singer and Lead Guitarist for his band The Bun E. Carlos Experience who toured when Cheap Trick was not touring.

Brian's music has been recorded by Oscar and Grammy winners as well as members of the Rock and Roll hall of Fame. His musical creations total well into the thousands ranging from small ensemble to full orchestral scores for over 20 films TV shows and Video Games as well as songs covering a wide variety of genres.

Recording artists, songwriters and producers who have recorded or performed Brian's music or utilized his talents include: David Foster, Stephen Bruton (Crazy Heart), Desmond Child, Sting, David Hartley, Paul Shaffer, Cleto Escobedo and Jeff Babko of Cleto and the Cletones,  Bun E. Carlos and Robin Zander (Cheap Trick), Chynna Phillips, Luther Vandross, Jerry Goodman, Shelly Berg, CJ Vanston, Michael Lloyd and R&B legends Sam Moore and Junior Walker, who performed a Brian Adler song on David Letterman. Brian Adler has played and traded guitar licks and ideas with Eric Clapton, Slash, Joni Mitchell, Buddy Guy, Southside Johnny,  George Duke and countless other notables.

Brian's latest  creation is an Interactive Social Media Music Videogame, URock!™ currently in development and expected to launch 2017. Numerous Video Game Industry luminaries agree URock!™ promises to be a huge success with one of the largest demographics of any product on the market today.


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