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 main stage rig consists of a True Vintage Gibson J45 w/ L.R. Baggs Anthem pickup, Laboga cables, Fishman SA220, and either a Shure SM57 for loud rooms or an Audio Technica AT2010 for more quiet gigs. I also own a '67 Gibson Nylon, a '95 Santa Cruz TR Pro, Elloree dreadnought and octave mandolin, Guild Dobro, and a Fishman Artists Loudbox for practice.

My Groups

Playing Guitar

Playing Guitar Group
397 members

Blues

Blues Group
199 members

Fingerstyle

Fingerstyle Group
369 members

Songwriting

Songwriting Group
149 members

Recording

Recording Group
90 members

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