Irish multi-instrumentalist and songwriter Joey Ryan has been performing and writing music for the last decade. Currently the main songwriter/guitarist and singer for the group the Joey Ryan Trio in which he is joined by Ben Cooper and Paul Dowling. The Trio are currently busy at work writing the follow up album to their debut EP Redefine last year.
Ryan’s sound could be best described as having an atmospheric rock based aesthetic, whilst also incorporating acoustic tones. Ryan’s guitar orientated music drawing from his influences which range from Springsteen to the National, Adams to Buckely and Waits to Bon Iver.
Having performed previously with such names as Mick Flannery, Alabama 3 and Jack L, Ryan will be returning to Germany for a his third tour of the country in August 2015 before embarking on a Scandinavian tour in November with the Trio.
Their new album is expected to be released in 2016 and will be followed by an Irish and European tour in support of the release.