Ryan Rocks Retronix! Available Now!

Ryan Rocks Retronix!

Ryan Byrne plays Retronix 4-string basses

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The long-awaited new album from the Stephen Cochran Project!

Stephen Cochran

Ryan Byrne - Bassist for Stephen CochranByrne has been the bassist for the Stephen Cochran Project (formerly Stephen Cochran & The New Country Outlaws) since October 2006 (except for a six month hiatus in late 2011/early 2012). As a member of Cochran's band, Byrne has toured the country multiple times opening up for a who's who of today's country music stars.


Ryan Byrne - Freelance Bassist (pictured here with Courtney Dickinson)When not committed to shows with Stephen Cochran, Byrne enjoys the opportunity to work as a freelance bassist throughout the south. He has performed with Courtney Dickinson, Larry Bagby, Steve Rutledge and the Groove Evolution, Mirka, Tom Dixon, Marion Grace, Stephanie Layne, Homer Hart, and Chris Peters.

Nostalgic Distortion

Ryan Byrne - Bassist for Nostalgic DistortionByrne founded Nostalgic Distortion in October 1994 during his first year at Plymouth State (University) in Plymouth, NH. The band was active for ten years until Byrne moved to Nashville in October of 2004. In 2013, Nostalgic Distortion began performing annual reunion shows each October to raise money for the ANDY'S ARMY Walk Team for the JDRF Walk To Cure Diabetes (Concord, NH). The band is looking forward to their 21st Anniversary Reunion Show on Friday, October 16th, 2015 at their old stomping grounds, the Lucky Dog Tavern & Grill in Plymouth, NH.

Ryan Byrne's Blog!

I'm kind of just getting started with my blog, but check out my latest entry! SCP Takes on Connecticut - Part 1: Mike's Blue Collar Bar