Rusty Gear is an American singer-songwriter who leads a collaboration of great musicians to create and record original country, blues and southern rock music. Rusty's first album, Happy Ending, was released in 2018, followed by Second Gear, released in 2019, and High Gear in 2020. Rusty's first single, Wondering Why, reached number one on Europe's Hotdisc Top 40 country music chart and number 51 on Billboard's Country Breakout Chart in the US. From High Gear, Sorry Excuses, featuring vocals by Bekka Bramlett, reached number two on the Roots Radio Chicago Blues Song Chart and Tequila Won't Solve Your Problems hit number one on the Hotdisc Top 40 in April. Happy Ending Remix also charted on the Hotdisc Top 40 in 2019 and the country version of the classic Christmas carol, In the Bleak Midwinter, received radio play on Music Row stations during the holidays. Rusty Gear original songs have been streamed over 500,000 times on Spotify, with Jake Brakes, Wondering Why, Call Me One for the Road, The Writer and Won't Forget widely playlisted.