"Ryan Hicks is a dedicated songwriter with a knack for classic melodies and heartfelt lyrics. His love for his family, hometown, and nature is weaved throughout his work creating a vivid documentation of Hicks’ experience on the Canadian Prairies." - Megan Nash, 2019 Juno Nominee
Ryan Hicks makes melodic, Americana alt-pop music - as if McCartney, Brian Wilson and Fleet Foxes made music for David Lynch. Hicks is a singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer from Regina, SK. Recent highlights include touring western Canada, being played on Sirius XM's North Americana Channel, opening for Devin Cuddy, The Royal Foundry, and performing at 2018 Gateway Music Festival with his 2018 album Pulsing Colours with performers such as William Prince and and Terra Lightfoot. (Influences: Ron Sexsmith, Brian Wilson, Paul McCartney, Father John Misty, Radiohead.) Hicks' latest album, Dream was released in 2019. It's sonic-landscapes and lush, choral voices make it a unique Summer soundtrack to let your imagination take you away. Dream is produced by Hicks and was mixed by JUNO-award winning artist Michael Phillip Wojewoda (produced The Jerry Cans, Buffy Sainte- Marie, Barenaked Ladies).
"Ryan Hicks is not only a top notch songwriter and excellent performer, he also brings a phenomenal level of professionalism. A pleasure to work with and a pleasure to watch perform." -
Mike Dawson, SaskMusic
"Ryan Hicks' new album is a great mix of influences by a multi talented musician. A
perfect album for airplay as it touches on different genres and the hooks stick in your
head for days. Regina community radio is excited to be able to share this album with the community"
- Josh Haugerund , Director of CJTR Radio