A blues based singer-songwriter with influences ranging from Eric Clapton to Jackson Browne. A guitar style that was molded by the great blues interpreters, Duane Allman, Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton & Carlos Santana, and later, the styles of jazz influenced players like Larry Carlton and Pat Metheny.
Bruce has appeared on stage making music with an array of talented players, including members of Paul McCartney’s Wings & Tower of Power. In 2005, he paired up with DownTown Mystic’s Robert Allen, releasing two CD’s, “Rock ‘N’ Roll 4 the Soul” (2006) & “Read the Signs” (2007). The song “One More Chance,” co-written by Allen & Engler, received extensive radio play and continues to be one of their most popular downloads.
“…Engler is much more than a killer guitarist – he’s also an accomplished songwriter with a full voice and a clear sense of melody and song structure.” – TotallyAdult
Music video, “Somewhere In-Between,” from album release, “Hudson River Anthology,” now on YouTube. Directed & shot by Holland based DP, Roeland Bentvelzen.
In 2012, Bruce also released “Go Back,” a collection of songs featuring former Wings drummer Steve Holley, Ian Hunter bassist Paul Page, DownTown Mystic guitarist/vocalist Robert Allen and several other guest musicians. Available on iTunes and Amazon.