Ryan Ward is a singer/songwriter, with an endless passion for music. Eighteen years ago, Ryan picked up his first acoustic guitar at the age of 8. Now, he has incorporated many styles from artists such as: Lindsey Buckingham, Steve Howe, Chet Atkins, Mark Knopfler, Jimmy Page, Stephen Stills, James Taylor, Dave Matthews, Tim Reynolds, and many other great artists. Ward started writing songs at the age of 17, but focused more stylistically on solving the puzzles of the guitar. Currently, Ward is focused on relaying his message through the vibrations of the strings from his guitar and lyric content. "Escape Into Reality" is his debut album and more is yet to come!This compilation is a blend of acoustic, pop, folk, and rock. Ryan states "I cannot categorize my music, I guess you have to listen and decide for yourself!" Whatever genre it may be, Ryan Ward's music is not to be missed! Take care and rock on!