Ryan Adams, North Carolina’s sensational rock and country music artist is bringing his signature sounds to the Riverside Theater!
David Ryan Adams was born in Jacksonville (North Carolina) in 1974 and is a singer-songwriter, musician, record producer, poet, and painter. His musical style can be best described as a blend of folk rock, punk rock, and alternative country (a subgenre of country music that incorporates influences ranging from roots rock, bluegrass, rockabilly, honky-tonk, alternative rock, folk rock, and punk rock. He’s had a stellar career with 16 studio albums (1 of which was certified Gold in the UK) and he’s collaborated with renowned bands and artist such as Counting Crows, Weezer, Norah Jones, America, Minnie Driver, Cowboy Junkies, Leona Naess, Toots and the Maytals, Beth Orton, and Krista Polvere. He’s also done production work for Willie Nelson, Jesse Malin, Jenny Lewis, and Fall Out Boy. He’s received many accolades including a Q Merit Award and he’s been nominated for 5 Grammy Awards (for Best Rock Performance, Best Male Rock Vocal Performance, Best Male Country Vocal Performance, and 2 for Best Rock Album), an O Music Award (for Must Follow Artist on Twitter), a Brit Award (for International Male Solo Artist), an NME Awards (for Best American Alternative/Independent Solo Artist).
Don’t miss your chance to see this artist add a unique touch to folk rock, punk rock, and alternative country music!