Joe Ryan

Joe Ryan

Great Falls, MT
USA

joeryanacoustic@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/joeryanacoustic

Playing Level

  • Intermediate

Playing Styles and Interests

  • Blues
    Folk
    Fingerstyle
    Jazz
    Technique and Theory

Professional Status

  • Performer

I work full-time as a solo acoustic guitar player/singer. I play everywhere from ski-resorts and cafe's to baseball fields and rock venues. I am mostly playing covers but am working on my second album and have been working originals into my shows(Blues, Celtic and Percussive Finger-style). I have been playing for 7 years and I quit my day job 3 years ago to pursue music. I have a BA in business and I served honorably in the Marines. I have twin 4 year old daughters and besides them, music is my life. Cheers!

My Guitars & Gear

My basic set-up used to be a Gibson J45TV, Fishman SA220, and a Shure SM57. More recently I have fallen down the electric guitar and resonator bottleneck slide holes, respectively. I've added an American Deluxe Strat, complete with a medium sized pedal board that's been confusing the hell out of me(but I'm having fun), a National Resophonic Resorocket and a handful of slide. Life is good.

My Groups

Playing Guitar

Playing Guitar Group
479 members

Blues

Blues Group
256 members

Fingerstyle

Fingerstyle Group
443 members

Songwriting

Songwriting Group
172 members

Recording

Recording Group
106 members

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