Sounds Like: The Fray, Blessed Union of Souls, Elton John, Michael W. Smith, George Michael
Label: Drooling Class Records
Bio: Ryan States is a circus musician and singer/songwriter. He records piano and guitar-based Pop/Rock as well as dance remixes. He has been compared to The Fray, Queen, Michael W. Smith and Elton John.
States is on the blue unit circus tour. See map: http://www.ringling.com/TourSchedule.aspx
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"Guitars jangle and chime (and occasionally shred), the piano hops like a New Orleans beer hall... will stir the soul of any radio listener from the late ’80s, gay or straight... Had States been around back when this kind of music was popular… Strange Town would easily have saved the lives of a couple thousand boys coming to terms with their feelings." [David Medsker, Bullz-Eye]