Gentry Bronson is a Media & Creative Consultant known internationally for his cinematic music, heart-on-your-sleeve songwriting and passionate performances.
He has performed throughout the U.S., Europe and Mexico completing his 7th European tour in 2014. His 11 studio records include 2013’s HUMAN, a 15-song concept album about connection and disconnection in the 21st century. It contains the single Hey Beautiful (featuring Emily Rath).
His discography boasts over 100 songs including an English adaptation of the Dutch classic Avond performed with Jesse Brewster. The song Santa Fe Sky, written and produced with Dave Hoover, was placed in the indie feature film Roxie, which won the Best Feature award at the Bushwick Film Festival in Brooklyn, New York. Hip Hop artist and VH1 reality show star John Brown featured Gentry on the single No Games.
Born in Minnesota and named by his parents after a hitchhiker, Gentry won early praise as a classical pianist, winning 5 Minnesota Music Teachers Association awards and performing in front of thousands of people as a child. He was a punk poet, singer and composer in Seattle and an Acid Jazz, Drum ‘n’ Bass & Dub DJ in Prague before moving to San Francisco, where he became a multi-media producer. In SF, he won 3 Northern California Songwriters Association awards and formed the band the Night Watchmen. He became a solo artist in 2006.
Gentry’s music is written in many styles: alternative, ambient, new classical, indie, rock, roots, punk, americana, cabaret, jazz, blues, experimental and meditation music. He has been compared to artists David Gray, Ben Folds, Tom Waits, Leonard Cohen, Nick Cave, Bruce Springsteen, Rufus Wainwright, Marc Cohn, John Mellencamp, George Winston and Ludovico Einaudi.
Gentry’s current clients include: international child advocate, visionary & educator Patty Wetterling; national recording & voiceover artist Marsha Bartenetti; organic, hemp-based, pain relief company Savvy Fair; and Sing Out Of Darkness suicide prevention-through-music founder & wellness writer Julie Mayhew.
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