salt lake city, UT
singer/songwriter RickRyan allrickryan.com I started playing music at a young age first in the school band with the trumpet, at age 8 loved Herb Albert! Then when I was 12 years old I picked up the guitar, and keyboards and started writing my own songs, and playing in bands. After a few years I got together with two of my older brothers , I am the youngest of 6 boys! and formed a group we performed around town we recorded back then 12 songs in a studio for a demo and was on the osmonds telethon I continued to write and produce demos and pitched my tunes to LA producer Bill Drescher back at the time was working on production for Rick Springfield .I moved down to LA and recorded 10 song album with Bill and Springfilds touring band it was a very fun experence .I got the chance to perform at capitol records for a TV show Star Search , I pitch my songs to many major record lables and publishing companys, I signed a publishing song deal with Criterion music in Hollywood , I have over20 songs published with them. My current CD " EMOTION "is co produced by Rick Ryan , Tino saiki ,Tom Hopkins & Chuck Myers. on my own indie lable little schooner music .Two of my singels mixed in LA by my long time good friend Bill Drescher. Great production,good vocals enjoyable to listen too!
- JACK SUNDRUD "POCO"
My new studio cd with 12 new songs coming soon!