In the 1980s, David Brauner was the singer-songwriter for the local roots-rock band Ten Yards. He put
down the guitar for nearly twenty-five years until around 2009, when he began his second songwriting cycle. The result are a couple hundred new songs and several CDs, includeing Spokes on a Wheel(2014 Forward Publishing).
As of 2014, Brauner sings Sunday mornings in the choir and with the praise band Awakening at Westminster Presbyterian in Point Loma.
Early 2021 saw a new release, Love and Persistence, featuring Sven-Erik Seaholm.