Ryan plays a variety of styles, such as funk, blues, jazz fusion, progressive rock, Christian contemporary, Indie pop / punk, country, and metal and is influenced by many drummers. Ryan has recorded and played in numerous bands and is sought after as a session drummer. He currently plays in three bands based out of Oklahoma, Ciera Mackenzie Band, Brad Good Band and Walking Point.
-Ciera Mackenzie an up and coming artist who has opened for Big and Rich,Trick Pony, Joe Diffie, Mark Chesnutt, and Tracy Lawrence.
-Brad Good Band is based in Southwest Oklahoma, The Brad Good Band is a Southern Rock / Alt Country group with an original swagger and attitude all their own
-Walking Point is a Christian Contemporary band serving the Ft. Sill and the Military since 2005, serving over 40,000 soldiers annually and will be releasing their debut live album 2016.
Previous bands / albums include:
Against 72 self titled / Jason Tompkins Band “Live” at Ft. Sill / The City and Skyway “Everything Looks Worse in Black and White” / The Arts and Crafts Movement “The Last of the Great Rock and Roll Kids” featuring James Alex of Beach Slang / Lisbon / Facing Forever self titled debut album recording 2014 / Cecil Gray Blues Band - 2016 release / Walking Point - Grains of Sand 2016 release / Brad Good Band - “Three shots of Whiskey” single release with album set to release 2017
"Noble & Cooley has been nothing more than an inspiration to me as a player. I'm currently playing their SS snare drum and have found that the quality and playability is unmatched. From the craftsmen to the craftsmanship of their drums, the Noble & Cooley drum company are truly the best!!" -Ryan Joyce
Ryan's Current Setup:
8x10, 9x12, 12x14, 14x16, 18x20 Black Sparkle Horizon 7x14 SS snare Black Sparkle
6.5x14 Walnut Ply