Brontez is a zinester who now lives in California.
Brontez was originally from Alabama, then moving to Tennessee, where he released the zine Schlepp. He then relocated to Oakland, California, where he released his next zine Fag School. During this time he was in a number of punk bands. After his arrival in California, he joined the group Gravy Train!!!!, which he continues to perform, record and make videos with.