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Already a veteran performer having toured the worlds stages for a decade, predominantly as a founding member of world-folk band Dallahan and as a highly sought after session musician, Ciaran Ryan is quietly becoming recognised as one of the foremost tenor banjo players the UK has ever produced. He now brings his prolific writing and stage experience firmly to the front with his own solo show of all-original music, loosely grown out of his traditional Irish music upbringingthat nod towards the idioms of American folk music, rock and EDM. 

"Sure to influence the future"

Irish Music Magazine


  "First among equals"    

Living Tradition



"Utterly superb"


BBC Radio Scotland


"Rare star quality"



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