Brent Ryan - Texas Music
Brent Ryan Brent Ryan / Texas Music

Welcome

Thank you for coming along on the ride.I hope that as I pick a little, and put my pencil to paper, I can put just a little melody into that symphony that our great state has been composing for generations.


Upcoming Shows

Fredericksburg Farmer’s Market (5pm)Fredericksburg, TX
June27
Western Edge Cellars w/The Pistoleros (7pm)Fredericksburg, TX
July12
Hondo’s (Noon-3pm)Fredericksburg, TX
July13
Tejas Rodeo (9pm)San Antonio, TX
July27
Crider’s Dancehall (8pm)Hunt, TX
August17

Is Social Media the Slow Bleed-out of your Music Career?

Posted on May 28, 2019 in music, Music Business, Opinions, Uncategorized

Remember the famous sociology study where academics studied trends on the East Coast of America and noticed that statistically eating ice-cream was a high predictor of getting shark attacked?  The statistics were accurate. But the conclusion missed the point. The unidentified factor was the heat. On hot days people get ice cream. They also get in the water, making it more likely that they get shark-attacked. If people ate ice cream on cold days, the statistical connection would vanish.Continue Reading…

Bands In the Black – A Different Approach to Musical Ambitions

Posted on May 14, 2019 in music, Music Business, Opinions, Updates

I'm in the process of building a new resource for musicians who are ambitious, creative, and passionate, but who recognize that their best musical contributions are contingent on developing a healthy, balanced, responsible approach to their music career.  In other words, musicians make good music when they stay alive, and when they stay musicians.  So, I want to work together with other musicians to keep more of us alive and making music. Continue Reading…

Three Bands I Love (that you might not have guessed)

Posted on April 9, 2019 in history, music, Musical Inspiration, Opinions

Alright, so I've been filling up my page with all of these heavy-handed articles on the music business, revealing to all of you the vast reaches of my critical nature.  So, let's have a little fun. Continue Reading…

Brent Ryan

About Brent Ryan

I have always been drawn to baseball movies. There is something about the depth of tradition to the game of baseball that brings an almost supernatural element to the sport. That is best exemplified in the movie, The Natural, the story of fictional ballplayer Roy Hobbs who enters in the game all too late in life only to bring magical awe into a dreary team.

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