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Ryan Zimmerman is a singer/songwriter from Long Beach Island NJ. He is a roots musician dedicated to his craft of songwriting and performing live. Ryan started his music career on the Jersey Shore, where he currently calls home. An avid music fan and performer Ryan draws his influence from early roots performers up to todays consummate guitar players and singers. His windmill rhythmic guitar style is reminiscent of Ritchie Havens and his deep room filling voice summons Mark Sandman.
Ryan has toured extensively on both coasts opening for Zach Deputy, The Hope Social Club, Michael Allman, American Trappist and Marshall Crenshaw. He has also headlined his own events which he produces and promotes himself nationwide.
Ryan just finished recording a new album again with Pete Steinkopf of The Bouncing Souls at the helm and will be releasing it this fall along with a subsequent tour. Ryan will be busy playing solo and full band shows up and down the Jersey Shore and Beyond this summer.