Ryan Marchand – Live-Looping Arranger / Songwriter

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Ryan Marchand is a songwriter and live-looping artist who has recorded and produced 10 albums of original music. Ryan has been on the road a total of 10 years supporting his music touring North America, Europe and Egypt.

He has a tireless energy for creating and playing music that especially shows in his live performances. Using live-looping Ryan creates up-beat pop songs with a positive message layered with beat-box percussion, vocal harmonies, and soaring guitar solos all before your ears and eyes.

His latest album ‘The Magic’ was released July 4th, 2014 and contains his original looping material.

DOWNLOAD EPK (Electronic Press Kit)

Bands Opened For

Ziggy Marley; Big Brother & The Holding Company; Apocolyptica; Killswitch Engage; Thornley; Simple Plan; It’s a Beautiful Day; Smile Empty Soul; Trapt; Beduoin Soundclash; Death From Above 1979; David Usher; Scott Huckabay; Moneen

Notable Venues/Festivals

SXSW festival – Austin, Texas 2008
Wild Mountain Music Faire – Concow Reservoir, California 2010
Monterey Pop Festival – Monterey, California 2013
Westfield Mall – Culver City, California 2012
The Grove – Hollywood, California 2012
The Opera House – Toronto, Canada 2007
Apple Jam – Applegate, Oregon
The Britt Festival – Jacksonville, Oregon 2013

Producers/Engineers Recorded with

Ron Saint Germain – Tool, Soundgarden, Jimi Hendrix, U2, The Cult, Cat Stevens, Sonic Youth, 311, Creed, Bad Brains, In Living Color

David Shiffman – The Mars Volta, Johnny Cash, System of a Down, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Audioslave, Nine Inch Nails, Thrice, Rage Against The Machine, Weezer, Cheryl Crow,

Sylvia Massey – Tool, Prince, R.E.M., Johnny Cash, System of a Down, Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Apex Theory, Dishwalla

Bill Appleberry

Overseas Tours

Africa – 2006
Europe – 2006
Europe – 2008

Accomplishments

Played on the same stage at the Monterey Pop Festival where Jimi Hendrix iconically set his guitar on fire.

Have recorded 10 albums

Gained the sponsorship of a custom guitar company and had a handmade custom instrument built

Completely produced, mixed, and engineered all recordings since 2010.

Ryan Marchand is a Singer/Songwriter/Live-Looping Artist based out of Mount Shasta. He has toured extensively with music groups and solo for the last 10 years. Check out some of his music!