Brian Leneschmidt has played as a full-time musician solo and with bands for over twelve years. He has recorded five CD's of original music that have achieved national radio support as well as other countries such as Argentina, France, India and many more. The CD, "Passing By," was released in 2009 and is an acoustic album of eleven songs. The latest “Stepping Out,” is a 2012 release of electric blues-rock originals. He was recently the featured artist of the week on Music Tampa Bay.
Brian’s bands have played at events such as “Hawg Fest” at Red Rocks Amphitheater featuring Lynyrd Skynyrd, have opened for bands such as the Atlanta Rhythm Section, Molly Hatchet, Charlie Musselwhite, Curtis Salgado and Lukas Nelson. He was showcased in Salt Lake City, Utah for the Australian media the closing night of the 2002 Winter Olympics. Other highlights include shows in Sturgis SD bike week, Molenbeersel, Belgium and Blues Festival performances.
The Brian Leneschmidt Band and Solo Acoustic performances mix Blues, Soul and Rock together with Original music and cover songs. Brian teaches guitar at Mad Music in St. Petersburg and plays band and solo gigs in the Tampa Bay area.