"Here's a local San Diego artist that you should keep your eyes on... What's most amazing is that he wrote, composed, and arranged all of the songs on his CD. Not to mention he even recorded some of his guitar tracks in his room!"- Rowley and Preston 91X
Ryan Hiller has recently released his new self-titled EP, “The P.U.R.E. Project.” He composed and arranged all of the material for the project, and performs all of the guitar and vocals on the CD. Some of the musicians on the album include Kevin Cooper on bass from the late Ike Turner band. Ryan’s goal was to fuse together the musical styles of Soul, Funk, Rhythm and Blues, Jazz, and a little bit of Latin on top of the underlying Rock foundation to tie it all together.
Ryan Hiller has known that music was going to be the focus of his life ever since he was born. He began singing at the early age of 5 years old, and took up the guitar a year later. He began playing professionally at the early age of fourteen in Park City, Utah. By the time he was out of high school, Ryan had been playing in over five working bands, one of which, "Real Eyes," had opened up for the Black Eyed Peas and John Scofield.
Ryan decided at age 18 to mov...