Massachusetts native Seth Glier is an American singer-songwriter and Grammy nominee. His work has won numerous awards including Best Love Song at the Independent Music Awards in 2011 for the song ‘Naia’ and Best Social Action Song with ‘The Next Right Thing’ in 2012. The album ‘The Next Right Thing’ was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical. Glier has shared stages with James Taylor, Mark Knopfler, The Verve Pipe, Edwin McCain, Ani DiFranco and more. Rock On is fortunate to welcome Seth as a mentor and guest artist again in 2015. He has shared his experiences as both an artist and student with the young musicians at Rock On since 2013.
On April 7th, Seth Glier released his 4th studio album ‘If I Could Change One Thing’. The album had its debut in the Top 50 on iTunes Singer Songwriter Album Chart.
Watch the Music Video here of the title track which featured American Idol’s Crystal Bowersox, as it premiered on Billboard.com.
Glier is also in the spotlight as the “Daily Discovery” on the home page of American Songwriter.
In a recent review in Elmore Magazine, the latest cd was well received. “Folk lyrics with a pop feel, philosophical musings with a backbeat and grown-up love songs delivered in Glier’s youthful tenor hold our attention.” Read Full Review
Glier is an activist and a proponent of autism awareness. He is an advocate for Musicians On Call and a LIVE! artist partner for ChildFund International who has helped hundreds of children find sponsors. Glier’s close relationship with his non-verbal autistic brother has given him a heartfelt focus on communicating to the non-verbal through music.
Seth is currently touring in support of the CD. Upcoming dates include:
April 30 The Basement Nashville, TN
May 1 Eddie’s Attic Dectur, GA
May 2 The Evening Muse Charlotte, NC
May 7 Bridge Street Live Colinsville, CT
May 9 Club Passim Cambridge, MA
May 10 Tupelo Music Hall Londonderry, NH
May 15 Folkus Project Syracuse, NY
May 29 Kerrville Folk Festival Kerrville, TX