Ryan Schugar

Ryan Schugar

BandRockFunk

Biography

Ryan has been playing guitar since the age of six. He is an avid musician and a musical engineer. He is currently attending chARTer Tech High School for the performing arts in Somers Point N.J. majoring in Music. He is a member of the National Honors Society and is attending the National Leadership Conference in the summer of 07. His musical interests include the playing of guitar, bass, drums, and vocals. Ryan has become certified in protools 101 and 110 courses. In 2006/2007, Ryan flew to Texas several times where he worked with Willie Nelson as an audio engineer on a trailer for an upcoming movie. Ryan began his engineering and sound work in the 6th grade at the Margate Performing Arts Center eventually becoming the head of the Tech department. He was also the sound engineer for the former Bleak City Band. Recently Ryan was employed at the BlackWall Street Recording studios in Atlantic City New Jersey as a musician and recording engineer. He is currently employed at SuperDuper studios in Ventnor City New Jersey and owns and operates his own personal recording studio.
Ryan has been studying music since a young age and plans to be in the business for the duration of his life. As guitar being his main instrument Ryan also picked up drums at the age of 10. He has been a lead guitarist in various bands including former band Life After Lisa and his new band Apocket Bleu. Ryan also has performed in various Battle of the Bands and in shows at venues such as the tracadero in Philadelphia and Bayfest in Somers Point New Jersey.

Places Ryan has played include:

Trocadero, Philadelphia PA

Margate Performing Arts Center, Margate NJ

Teen Arts Festival, Stockton College

Dante Hall, Atlantic City

Bayfest, Somers Point, NJ

chARTer-TECH High School for the Performing Arts,
Somers Point, NJ

Bubba Mac Shack, Somers Point, NJ