In the begginning…
Ryan Whyte Maloney was raised in Traverse City Michigan growing up on rock 'n roll and country music he developed a strong diverse love for music.
He began playing the guitar, violin, cello, and drums at age 9 and eventually sharpened his skills to write songs at 16 he recorded his 1st album and by 21 self produced and engineered at Frontier Studios in Copemish MI, he spent years writing and recording original material to end up in a national accomplished band "Indulge" recorded the album "Tomorrow's another Day" 2005
Feeling like he had a glass ceiling after 10 years of touring & playing hundreds of shows and festivals around the US, he took a break from the rock life and begin writing his solo material really focusing on his roots in the skill of songwriting.
He then recorded "where I've been" a 12 song album produced by Sean O'Dwyer in Las Vegas with such names behind the production of albums from (Black Crowes, Roger Waters ,Pink Floyd, Johnny Cash, Emerson Drive, Blink 182, Sum 41 and Phoenix TX.
"Where I've been" struck a deal with Touch Tunes and is now available on over 160,000 locations worldwide and on iTunes and Amazon.
Ryan spent most of 2010 to 2013 performing across the country promoting the album & doing radio interviews to playing every small club and honky-tonk bar & performing for national festivals for over 250,000 people spanning all over the United States to all four corners and currently has original songs "Hillbilly" and "Michigan Moonlight" "Living with no directions" on country radio in Michigan, NV, CO & CA.
In 2014 he appeared on NBC's the voice and with his audition song "Lights" he was a 4 chair turn and found himself on Team Blake where he went through 2 Battle rounds against Cali Tucker & Kaleigh Glanton and made it to Team Blake's Top 5 and recorded four hit singles from the voice on UMG Records including "Lights" Journey, Tina Turners "what's love got to do with it" "Easy" by Rascal Flatts and "second chance" by Shinedown. He is utilizing his experience now and recording a new CD "Make history remember you" in 2015.
2019 He looks bright into the future and moves to continued success and is a stapled figure in the Las Vegas music scene performing corporate shows and plays showrooms and is a songwriter for various recordings.
By Day he engineers and is a full time Songwriter and studio Producer with TRUNORTH Recording STUDIO he has written and produced and recorded over 200 songs in the past few years and currently has 33 albums on iTunes, Amazon music, Spotify and every music retail outlet worldwide, he has 4 albums on the international Touchtunes jukeboxes and the future looks promising with endless musical optimism.
Ryan dreams big and pushes on towards the lights of the stage with a charismatic motto "Only those who see the invisible, accomplish the impossible".
Bands I've shared the stage with:
Tim McGraw ,Blake Shelton, Rascal Flatts, Shakira, Usher, Adam Lavine, Alabama , One Republic, Coldplay Robin Thicke, Ed sheeran, Justin Moore ,Thomas Rhett ,Easton Corbin, Hunter Hayes ,Brett Eldridge, Thompson Square, Parmalee, Clay Walker, Gloriana, Scotty McCreery, John Popper of Blues Traveler, Tyler Farr, Joel Krauss, Leah Turner, Diamond Rio, Elvis Monroe, Flava Flav, Lee Brice, Randy Houser, Jimmy Wayne, Love and theft, Jason Michael Carroll, Lone Star, Saliva Craig Morgan