Ryley Walker

Dead Oceans

Bio

In November 2015, at the end of a ten month period which saw him play over 200 shows, Ryley Walker decided that he should probably head home. However you wished to measure it, he was surely due some sort of holiday. The preceding months had been extraordinary. In March, his second album Primrose Green, emerged to critical hosannas from the likes of NPR, Village Voice, Uncut, and Mojo – in the process, earning admiration of musicians who had chalked up no shortage of turntable miles in Walker’s life. Robert Plant declared himself a fan – as did double-bass legend Danny Thompson, with whom Ryley would later embark on a British tour. For all of that, a holiday was the last thing on Ryley’s mind – and certainly not a holiday in his adopted hometown. After a year spent on the road, all that Ryley could associate with Chicago was the emotional debris he had left behind. Read More...

Current Tours

Date Venue City State With Tickets
Thu 08/25/16 Empty Bottle Chicago IL Luggage, TALsounds Buy
Thu 09/08/16 Departamento Mexico City DF Buy
Fri 09/09/16 Foro Indie Rocks Mexico City Page Sounds, The Risin' Sun Buy
Wed 09/14/16 The Bishop Bloomington IN Promised Land Sound Buy
Thu 09/15/16 The East Room Nashville TN Promised Land Sound, Sun Seeker Buy
Wed 09/21/16 Gundlach Bundschu Winery Sonoma CA Iron & Wine Buy
Sat 09/24/16 Rialto Theater Montreal QC Circuit des Yeux, TBD, TBD Buy
Sun 09/25/16 The Drake Toronto ON Circuit des Yeux Buy
Mon 09/26/16 Club Cafe Pittsburgh PA Circuit des Yeux, Pairdown Buy
Tue 09/27/16 Wexner Center Columbus OH Circuit des Yeux Buy
Thu 09/29/16 The Frequency Madison WI Circuit des Yeux Buy
Fri 09/30/16 7th St Entry Minneapolis MN Circuit des Yeux Buy
Sun 10/02/16 Reverb Lounge Omaha NE Circuit des Yeux Buy
Tue 10/04/16 Kilby Court Salt Lake City UT Circuit des Yeux Buy
Wed 10/05/16 Neurolux Boise ID Circuit des Yeux Buy
Fri 10/07/16 The Fox Cabaret Vancouver BC Circuit des Yeux Buy
Sat 10/08/16 Barboza Seattle WA Circuit des Yeux Buy
Sun 10/09/16 Mississippi Studios Portland OR Circuit des Yeux Buy
Tue 10/11/16 Don Quixote's Felton CA Circuit des Yeux Buy
Wed 10/12/16 The Chapel San Francisco CA Circuit des Yeux Buy
Fri 10/14/16 Soda Bar San Diego CA Circuit des Yeux Buy
Sun 10/16/16 Valley Bar Phoenix AZ Circuit des Yeux Buy
Mon 10/17/16 Meow Wolf Santa Fe NM Circuit des Yeux Buy
Wed 10/19/16 Dan's Silverleaf Denton TX Circuit des Yeux, TBD Buy
Thu 10/20/16 The Mohawk Austin TX Circuit des Yeux Buy
Sat 10/22/16 Wolf Den Tallahasee FL Circuit des Yeux Buy
Mon 10/24/16 Caledonia Lounge Athens GA Circuit des Yeux Buy
Tue 10/25/16 The Mothlight Asheville NC Circuit des Yeux Buy
Wed 10/26/16 DC9 Washington DC Circuit des Yeux Buy
Thu 10/27/16 Boot & Saddle Philadelphia PA Circuit des Yeux Buy
Fri 10/28/16 Half Moon New York NY Circuit des Yeux, Last Gold Tooth
Sat 10/29/16 Iron Horse Music Hall Northampton MA Circuit des Yeux Buy
Sun 10/30/16 Columbus Theatre Providence RI Circuit des Yeux Buy
Tue 11/01/16 Cafe 939 Boston MA Fenway Recording Sessions, Circuit des Yeux, DJ Carbo Buy
Wed 11/02/16 Bar New Haven CT Circuit des Yeux, Kath Bloom Buy
Thu 11/03/16 Market Hotel Brooklyn NY Circuit des Yeux Buy