Ryan Michael Galloway

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Gender Male
Industry Arts
Occupation Performing Songwriter
Location Dallas, Texas, United States
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Introduction Ryan has adopted writer David Fricke's philosophy: Essentially there are three commandments, 1) Respect the elders, 2) Embrace the new, and 3) Encourage the impractical and improbable without bias. Veteran singer/songwriter with 35 years experience. Inventor and presenter of "The Gigster Clinic" for rising performers and co-founder of the Collin County Songwriters Association. At the begining of 2008 he released a new EP, "Rock the Big House Down." With his music blogs and education programs, he seeks to give you a five-year head start on your music career--Building your act, getting your gear, making some news, and rocking the world. Looking for synergies with other musicians, writers, artists and causes. Promoting songwriter showcases in Texas--looking for performing songwriters who would like to take part. "On the side": Author, speaker, licensed pilot, business consultant, all-round insaniac.
Interests Performing, songwriting, promoting, songwriter exchanges and coalitions
Favorite Movies Laurence of Arabia, Sixteen Candles, American Graffitti, 2001, Robots, The Incredibles, Star Wars--all of 'em--saw the first one 26 times, Risky Business, Top Gun, Liar Liar, Truman
Favorite Music CSN&Y, Joni Mitchell, Seal, Matchbox 20, C. Aaron Moore and his Issues, Michael Mudcat Reames, Dan Scot Parr, Chad Ireland, Scott O. Thomas, Marty Sims, Faith 11ONE, Jackson Browne, Justin Hayward, D. G. Flewellen, Finger Eleven, Dave Matthews, James Taylor, Moody Blues, Peter Gabriel, Jimi Hendrix, John McLaughlin (with or without "Mahavishnu" title)
Favorite Books The Baghavat Gita, The Art of Zen, Flight of Passage, Seven Habits of Highly Effective People

Which is more important to you and why: flexibility or expandability?

Expandability, which is similar to "scalability." Love to prepare everything around me for growth.