Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Mike Ryan and his upcoming show

Ryan showing off his ‘Bad Reputation’ after album release Posted: September 26, 2014 – 12:01am Photos Mark Vitek Fort Worth-based singer/songwriter Mike Ryan is currently out letting fans hear his “Bad Reputation.” His latest album “Bad Reputation” is an indie release that dropped Aug. 19. Ryan is scheduled to perform at 9 p.m. Friday at the Blue Light. As for his… Read more →


NASHVILLEGAB.COM’s Exclusive Interview with Mike Ryan

Mike Ryan on his ‘Bad Reputation’ & recording in Brad Paisley’s home: Exclusive Mike Ryan is making a bold statement with his new album Bad Reputation, and despite the title, it’s a rather good lesson in how to blend Texas with the mainstream. Whether it is the mid-tempo lead-in “Dancing All Around It” or the plucky, pain-doused regret “When I… Read more →


DFW.com Reviews Mike Ryan – “Lone Star Sounds: New music from Mike Ryan and more”

By Preston Jones pjones at dfw dot com Posted 12:31pm on Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014 Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014 By Preston Jones Fort Worth Star-Telegram Fort Worth singer-songwriter Mike Ryan’s sophomore album, Bad Reputation, is of a piece with its Nashville-recorded contemporaries — slick, melodic and more indebted to rock than any particular Music City legends. But… Read more →


Study Breaks’ “5 Reasons To Check Out Mike Ryan”

Posted by Tyler Kilby on Monday, August 11, 2014 Texas-based country singer/songwriter, Mike Ryan, is set to release his second album Bad Reputation on August 19th. With a strong family background in music, it’s no surprise that he has gained national attention with his lyrics and rhythms. Here are five reasons you’ll want to check out this country singer and… Read more →


TheBoot.com announces Mike Ryans’ Sophomore Album “Bad Reputation”

Mike Ryan to Release Sophomore Album By Hannahlee Allers August 10, 2014 9:30 AM   Texas-based country singer Mike Ryan is set to release his second full-length album, ‘Bad Reputation.’ The release was produced by Ben Phillips — who also lends drums to the tracks — and features ten songs. The vocals were recorded at Brad Paisley‘s home studio in Nashville. “I… Read more →


See Mike Ryan at MusicFest Steamboat CO Jan 5-10th

We are thrilled to announce that we will be playing at The MusicFest in Steamboat, Colorado January 5-10th 2015.  MusicFest is such a fun and memorable experience, you definitely will not want to miss it!  We are honored to be a part of the 2015 line-up.  See the links below for more info! http://themusicfest.com/mike-ryan/ http://themusicfest.com/test/MusicFestSplash.html Read more →

“Red Dirt-Blue Collar” Reviews Bad Reputation – Thursday, August 7

A special thanks to “Red Dirt-Blue Collar” for featuring Bad Reputation in their “That’s the Sh!t Thursday” article.  Author Brandon Meyers expressed his appreciation for the new album and the way it “reminded [him] of [his] favorite 80′s- 90′s country tunes”.  Meyers was not at a loss for kind words going on to state that Bad Reputation is “well written and polished to… Read more →