Genre: Americana / Folk Rock / Roots Music
Location Down by the sea, Un
Profile Views: 4091
Last Login: 5/13/2012
Member Since 2/17/2011
Record Label Freedom Feathers Records
Type of Label Indie
BioHaving spent many years crafting and performing songs, whist making many good friends along the way, CANYON RYDE was formed by PHIL LIVELY-MASTERS in the spring of 2011, with a collective of experienced, road hardened muscians, to record a ROOTS, RETRO WEST-COAST, PSYCHEDELIC COUNTRY ROCK POP DOUBLE ALBUM - to be released in 2012 on Freedom Feathers Records.
MembersCANYON RYDERS: Phil Lively-Masters (Vocals, Acoustic Guitar, harmony vocals) with sun powered musical reflections from.... Peter Bruntnell (Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Percussion), Del Skinner (Bass), Martin Froud (Dobro, Lap Electric Slide), Colin Wright (Drums), Dave Little (Bottle Electric Slide).
InfluencesDennis Wilson, sparkly clean surf, Euros Childs, Blackcurrents, Steve Young, the journey rather than the destination, Gene Clark, Waylon, Willie, JR and Kris, beautiful big western sunsets, full moons, late night vinyl listening in the dark with a good set of headphones, pedal steel, Bert Jansch, cycling, Jeff Bridges, Dobros and banjos.
Sounds LikeFolk Rock from the (south) west coast, with feet in the surf and hands in pockets full of shells, lucky stones, mud and twigs and numerous plectrums.
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