Multi-instrumentalist, producer, string-arranger and composer Bill Ryder-Jones has had a career spanning 15 yrs, a rarity in a world that looks to the new. His talent stretches from a musical interpretation of Italian Calvinos ‘If On A Winters Night A Traveller' (2011's If..) to the top ten Mojo album of the year in 2016, 'West Kirby County Primary’.
He is an artist’s artist with nods from musicians such as Courtney Barnett, Richard Hawley and Noel Gallagher.
Bill's music weaves an overarching sense of authenticity, intimacy and wryness that allows the listener to lean in. Whilst always exploring different songwriting styles, he has still kept a very strong sense of self. The Guardian described him as ‘A magical, colossal talent (….) that spills melody and emotion’.
His new album ‘Yawn’ was released on 2nd November. 'stunningly assured, deeply romantic and already one of this year’s best” Q 4* “Sublime songwriting” Mojo 4*