Brett Gleason is a piano-based alternative songwriter from New York. Both an out spoken bipolar advocate & out gay artist, Gleason knows what it’s like to live a life of intensity outside the mainstream and his unique music & writing reflect this.
From Brooklyn NY by way of Long Island – Brett’s early life was hampered by a severe speech impediment, leading to a solitary childhood immersed in the arts. His struggle to communicate led to a mastery of multiple instruments and a composition degree from the New School University in NYC.
His debut albums debuted in the Top 100 of the iTunes Alternative Charts with videos reaching number #1 on MTV Logo’s ‘The Click List’. He recently released the lead single to his 3rd album 'The Strong & The Silent' - a call for radical vulnerability in the face of digital isolation.