My name is Reckless Ryan, im a DJ and Producer from Dallas, Texas.
Ryan began DJing/Producing at the very beginning of 2011 when he was 15 years old. Beginning with Hardstyle and Trance Mixes, he would soon dropp Hardstyle and stick strictly to Trance and by the end of 2011, he had become the headliner on a U.K. Based online radio station. His radio residency would last into 2013, where Ryan would win his first DJ Competition. The competition was for a slot at Euphoria Music Festival in Austin, TX. That would also be his first official gig! By the latter part of 2013, Ryan had won another DJ Competition, this time for Breakaway Music Festival in Frisco, TX. and would place in the top 10 of the 2013 Lights All Night DJ competition. Ryan would also see his first original release on a record label.
In 2014 Ryan would land his first residencies, Tech'd Out Tuesdays and Taboo Afterhours, both in Dallas, TX. During that time, his format of playing would transition from his original Trance roots into the rising genres of Electro and Trap. That year, Ryan would also play multiple shows at Stereolive in Houston, TX, Lizard Lounge, Green Elephant, and the Prophet Bar in Dallas, TX and would be booked on the Mystik Sanctuary Music Festival in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Ryan would also release two originals under separate record labels.
In 2015, Ryan was booked for the Norman Music Festival in Norman, Oklahoma and Shamrocks & Shenanigans Music Festival in Red Oaks, TX. He would also land a residency at PlayHouse Thursday's and Unity Afterhours and Unlisted Afterhours, all being in Dallas, TX. In 2015, Ryan became a official DJ for City Light Events, and played numerous shows for the company including Neon House Party 1 and Vibrant Glow. Ryan also released an original on a record label, which would become the label's top grossing track for 11 months straight!
In 2016, Ryan signed to TRIPNASTY Collective and released the RECKLESS EP. as well as his single "Cake." Ryan's sound began to transition from Electro/Trap into Tech House/House/G House. Ryan began getting into the show throwing aspect of the music scene and helped on projects with City Lights and J&L Productions. Ryan also did an interview and a live set for Deep Elm Radio, as well as becoming sponsored by Fort Worth, TX. based clothing company DayByDay Appeal. Ryan would be booked at Bass Face Music Festival in Grand Prairie, TX. Ryan ended 2016 with the launch of his podcast: "Reckless Radio"
In 2017, Ryan would become hands on with local live streaming show: "Pregame" based out of Dallas, TX, where he would also host his own takeover episode. Ryan launched his record label: Flunked Records with partner Tony Ellis and would see the release of 5 singles and 1 EP signed to the label, including his own original. He would also record vocals for Mastabuizness's track: "Paper Thoughts." Ryan was brought back to Norman Music Festival and would play a b2b with Oklahoma native Travis Traps to kick off the final day. Ryan would also join forces and become a co-host on Denton based podcast: "Festicast"
Reckless Ryan links
Contact email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/DJ-Reckless-RYAN/164716310217915
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I have played with artists including:
Empire of The Sun
Zeds Dead x2
Danny Avila x2
Matt and Kim
Big Gigantic x2
And many more!