Brian was born in Columbus, Ohio, has been a Colorado resident since 1969 and started playing music when he was 13. He has fronted bands such as Bankshot, the Go Devils, OdznEnz, the Step Brothers, and the Visitors before joining Hindsight in 2007.
His main musical Influences are Jack Bruce, James Dewar, and Sting. He enjoys and has played different musical genres including Blues, Hard Rock, Country, Rockabilly and Rhythm & Blues.
He lives in Lafayette with his wife, Jane, and 16-year-old daughter, Erin.