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Artist biography Ryeland Allison
Ryeland Allison is an American music producer, composer, sound designer, and multi-instrumentalist.
Ryeland Allison has collaborated on music with artists such as Hans Zimmer, James Newton Howard, Tool, Ariel Pink, BT, Hybrid and Eric Persing.
Ryeland Allison has produced music for films, television and video games as well as album and single releases and remixes for other artists.
His father Keith Allison, a musician and a member of Paul Revere & the Raiders, provided direction in music through lp's of popular acts of the day.
At the age of three, Ryeland began playing drums.
Throughout his early life, mainly through his family connections, Ryeland visited and shared impromptu jam sessions with notable artists such as Ringo Starr, Elton John, Keith Moon and the Monkees. He played percussion on one track of Ronnie Hawkins album 'The Hawk' in 1977, marking his first professional recording session.
In September of 2012, Ryeland joined Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti as drummer and electronic tracks producer for a tour of the US and Canada.