– NETFLIX MUSIC PLACEMENT –
Ryan’s music received several placements on Netflix’s new environmental documentary series “Down to Earth” starring Zac Efron. Tune into the end of Ep. 1 “Iceland” and you’ll hear his “hero/inspirational” score just before the end credits.
– NEW SHORT DOC “UNMASKED” –
Ryan contributed music to the latest short documentary “Unmasked” featuring interviews of New Yorkers during the Coronavirus Pandemic.
– NEW DOCUMENTARY SCORE –
Ryan is currently collaborating with Washington and Lee University on the score for a new documentary film about the issue of domestic violence titled “Intimate Violence.” Trailer below:
– NEW MUSIC PLACEMENTS –
New year, new music placements. Thrilled to see music I contributed be of use to a diverse array of cable programming. Never get to see these when they air but always cool to learn of placements after the fact. Thank you to the music libraries involved in helping place my material. Looking forward to further contributing towards future placements and storytelling needs.
– TWO NEW VIDEO GAME SCORES –
Ryan recently wrote original music for two independent video game projects:
“Hangtime” (2019)- a racing game where players grapple hook their way to victory a la Mario Kart. Featuring a whimsical, upbeat, ethnic infused score for desert racing zones.
“Project: Brutal Space Doc” (2019)- an immersive world found within a recently discovered alien space station in which players complete jumps and searches to advance to the next level. Featuring an atmospheric, gritty, ambient, interactive score.
– COLUMBIA COLLEGE CHICAGO GRADUATE STUDIES- MUSIC COMPOSITION FOR THE SCREEN MFA PROGRAM –
Ryan has recently embarked on further pursuing studies in scoring for media. He has begun the first of a two year program studying scoring for film/tv and games. The program was ranked third best scoring program in the world recently by the Hollywood Reporter and culminates in an internship assisting a working composer in LA. Focused study includes scoring to picture along with orchestration (electronic and acoustic), music tech, music production/mixing, video game music and conducting.
– SUCCESSFUL TRUE NORTH ALBUM RELEASE SHOW- BOWERY ELECTRIC NYC –
Ryan and his bandmates played to a packed room at the Bowery Electric (NYC) to celebrate the release of Redebaugh’s new album True North. The double length setlist featured songs from both the new record along with old favs.
– NEW ALBUMS TRUE NORTH AND TRUE NORTH (ACOUSTIC SESSIONS) OUT NOW –
Ryan released his third full length LP titled “True North” featuring story driven songs around the theme of finding one’s sense of compass in life. The album is a collage of alternative rock, pop and electronic productions. An acoustic version of songs from the project is also available featuring intimate performances from the record.
– ORIGINAL SCORE COMMISSIONED FOR MAJOR REBRANDING CAMPAIGN: SCOUTS (UK) –
Ryan received a repeat custom music request from a commercial director from the UK to score Scout’s rebranding campaign. The resulting film received high praise from the advertising community. Featuring a sensitive, emotive track.
– SHORT FILM “NIGHTS OF BEING LOOSE” SCORED –
Ryan lent a gritty, electronic score to the short independent film “Nights of Being Loose” (to be released). The film follows a call girl who finds more than she bargained for when dealing with a client on one particular eve. The film is suspenseful and dreamlike in nature exploring the world of the nightlife.