Self-taught, YouTube inspired singer/songwriter from Pitchin, OH.
Ryan got his start from playing Florida Georgia Line and Jake Owen cover songs in between working a full-time warehouse job and fixing up a house. After a recent break-up and the, he was left with a lot of free time and empty space. So he decided to start writing his own music which birthed the single titled “Life of a Single Man” released in February 2017. With support and interest from locals the dream of being a country music artist slowly began to form. He continued to write songs daily and recently released his debut EP American Whiskey in June of 2017. This included a collaboration with singer/songwriter Matt Clarkson. From here he has been a proud part of playing at bars/venues from Columbus to Nashville such as:
The Ohio State Fair, Hollywood Gaming at Dayton Raceway, W.O. Wrights, Strawberry Festival (OH), Summer Arts Festival (OH), All American Rock House (Findlay, OH), Ohio Rib Fest, Four String Brewery, Skully’s Music Diner, The Listening Room, Dawghouse Saloon, a featured artist at The Commodore Grille in Nashville, Belcourt Taps, Skullys Saloon, CD 102.5’s Big Room Bar, and a feature on TV show Nashville Entertainment Weekly.
Some invterviews/features include: a member and finalist in the Columbus Songwriters Association Finale Showcase, Jersey Shore’s WMCX 88.9, Cassie’s Kick-Ass Country, Simply Country UK, EGH Radio, Big Time Radio, HEM Country Radio, Sound Machine Country Radio, Veterans Families Radio, Linxradio, LOZ Radio, Radio Wigwam, Veteran Radio UK, Texas 46 Radio, Country Rage Radio, Country Barnyard 305, Riverhead Radio, and Country Roads Diner with Gemini on Cyber FM.
His plan is to continue playing shows in 2018 with writers/friends Matt Clarkson, Spencer Barnett, & Bill Dekle.