As a lot of you will know, Friday 19th February was a date Neil and myself have been apprehensively waiting for – the day we finally got to share our new album “Echoes” with the world!! The tickets have been selling really quickly for the tour, so thank you so much for those of you who have bought tickets so far! The reaction has been great and I look forward to sharing some unique (and probably sometimes questionable!! All the details are here : On a very personal level, the donations I was able to make on your behalf to the Macmillan Cancer Society in relation to the sale of the Larry Kelly calendars over the year was something which made me very happy. Again, thank you as always for all the support for my music and for your prayers for me and my family. I’ve taken great pleasure in signing and sending out all the Fan Club packs and Larry Kelly calendars over the last few weeks – only I’m not sure the lady in the Post Office here in my village is as happy seeing me come through the door with so many packages for her to send all over the world! Well, I don’t think we could be any more pleased with the reactions and review we have received from you! Here's an instruction guide on how to sign up / switch over :). ? So, before you all start opening the bottles of expensive champagne to bring in the New Year, I guess I just want to once more thank you for all the support and love over the year. All great stocking stuffers for the dog lovers on your list. Thanks again to everyone who has purchased anything from the store. Lastly, I first of all want to congratulate again those who were chosen as winners of the exclusive signed 12" x 17" prints of Larry and myself. (Click here for the Fan Club Section), For those of you who have joined the Fan Club but haven’t received your membership pack from me with your password details, just drop me a message to fanclub@ryankellymusic.com and I’ll email your details back to you. to hand over a cheque for £1,678 to Daphne from Macmillan Cancer Support from the sales of the Larry Kelly Calendar 2017. OFFICIAL FAN CLUB 2019 + EARLYBIRD DISCOUNT!! There are a limited number of tickets left for these shows and all the details can be found here : Byrne and Kelly album launch tour We also have just announced our summer tour, travelling across Canada and finishing off with a few shows in the West coast of the US. :-), So, I've been kept pretty busy recently finishing the writing and recording of our new Byrne and Kelly album with Neil. A brilliant symphony tour performing around the US alongside amazing orchestras, another trip on the “floating Irish pub” around the Caribbean, recording and releasing an “Inspirational” album of some of our favourite spiritual songs were all diverse and rewarding projects. I hope you liked them! I hope you liked them! We'll also be answering any other questions posed to us as well - so it should be pretty interesting!! I can’t wait!! ? Wishing you all a very Happy New Year! I have made my family aware of every single one sent to me and we have taken great solace from so many acts of kindness shown towards us. J Music was one of my father’s greatest loves – and he’s the reason I have that same love and I know he took great pleasure in following my musical journey through me, and I believe he will continue to guide me on whatever path I’m meant to follow. As always, thanks so much for all your support. [1] He has also released solo albums as well as in collaboration with Neil Byrne. Ryan Kelly is the iconic "Bad Boy" persona of Celtic Thunder. Come see us if you can!

The shows are gonna be pretty unique, with Neil and myself basically playing through the new album song by song and talking about each song individually - and what inspired us to write it. Nous voudrions effectuer une description ici mais le site que vous consultez ne nous en laisse pas la possibilité. We've included greeting card bundles for pretty much every occasion - here's a sneak peek: There's also a bookmark bundle, magnets, prints, as well as the last few of the LK notebooks.

The shows are gonna be pretty unique, with Neil and myself basically playing through the new album song by song and talking about each song individually - and what inspired us to write it. Thanks so much for all the support as always! For those who wish to join the club, all the details can be found right here : Ok, now I’m back to work getting things ready for heading back on tour with Neil next week! We're close to finishing it and hope to release the album by early March, before we go out and tour it in March/April in the US. Here’s to a big year to come in 2018, but, for tonight, I’m stepping back to be thankful for the people in my life – and everything you lot give back to me. 26 new songs, coupled with all the nostalgia of what has been a life changing decade, culminated in a fantastic night filming the show in the Helix Theatre, Dublin in October – the place where it all began ten years’ previous! He joined a well known local band, and won a place as a finalist in the National BBC Television "Country Cool" competition-where he placed second in the finals. He has also released solo albums as well as in collaboration with Neil Byrne.

This fantastic amount came from your generosity in supporting the calendar of my wee pal in the past few months and is especially poignant for us as a family as we see it as a tribute to my late father and how much love he had for the nursing staff who cared for him in his final days, almost a year ago.

ALSO - the Black Friday / Cyber Monday sale ends TONIGHT at 11:59 EST, so now's a great time to stock up while you can get 25% OFF EVERYTHING IN THE SHOP when you put the code BLACKFRIDAY into the promo code box at checkout. The reaction to our film documentary, “Echoes – The Story,” was something we both took great pride in – with recognition from various film festivals and industry organisations, but, more importantly, the personal stories of how the film has meant a lot to people is one of the most gratifying things a songwriter can hear. The audience's enthusiasm for his performances fuel his own onstage and make for a night no one soon forgets, and he enjoys every moment of it- "It's clichéd, but music is my life. Kelly earned two degrees from the Queen's University Belfast, being a Bachelor of Science in Accounting and a Graduate Diploma in Advanced Accounting. On a very personal level, the donations I was able to make on your behalf to the Macmillan Cancer Society in relation to the sale of the Larry Kelly calendars over the year was something which made me very happy. As always, I’m forever indebted to you all.

Click HERE FOR DETAILS- we can't wait for another fun year and are excited to have you on board! fortable calling the studio and stage home. He is the youngest of three children (two boys and a girl). His ability to transform onstage and make the songs he performs completely his own, have garnered him a large and loyal following. Hope you enjoy it!! He began his love affair with music and performing early on in his life, and he's remained faithful to his first love ever since.Ryan developed his wide range of musical tastes from a lifetime filled with varied influences- from traditional Irish songs, to acoustic to rock to show tunes- and he's combined them all into his own distinctive style as a singer/songwriter, showcased on his two solo albums released to date, "In Time" (2010) and "Life" (2013).Ryan started singing publicly at age seven, taught himself to play the guitar around age thirteen and began writing his own music not long after. :-), You may notice that the “Members Only” section of the website here is now password protected for Ryan Kelly Official Fan Club members from today. I actually really liked the print so much that I decided to get another two commissioned (shown below) and want to offer them as prizes as well - as a "thank you" to brighten up the January blues! Tis the season for greetings, so have a look through the shop and perhaps some of your friends and family will wind up with A Very Larry Christmas card ;-). Welcome to the official website of Ryan Kelly! It means so much to read how the different songs on the album have touched people in different ways – I think personally it’s all a songwriter can ask for! :-), Byrne and Kelly Album Launch Acoustic Tour.

He has always had a deep passion for music and theater.

I have both my albums, which I’ll happily sign and personalize and there are still some calendars left if anyone would like to look at Larry for the rest of the year!! We’d been writing the album for over a year and have loved how it has taken shape, but there’s still always an element of fear in having worked so closely at something and not being totally sure how it’s going to be received. For those of you who have joined the Fan Club but haven’t received your membership pack from me with your password details, just drop me a message to fanclub@ryankellymusic.com and I’ll email your details back to you. Lastly, I’m happy to announce that Larry selected two winners from all those who purchased items from my online store last month to win exclusive large prints, which we’ve both signed below.

You can also pre-order the physical copy on Amazon and cdbaby which is set for release on March 4th! Again, the 2018 calendars are helping to keep this connection strong and I’m so thankful for that. With love,   RK xx. The reaction has been great and I look forward to sharing some unique (and probably sometimes questionable!! ;-) ) exerts from my life at home and on the road over 2018. He is also an accomplished actor. bookmark bundle, magnets, prints, as well as the last few of the LK notebooks, A few words of reflection, eight days on...... RK x. This is the only place you can get it! To know that my late father’s memory is being used to help a charity which helped him immensely in the final weeks of his life via calendars of a wee dog he loved is something I treasure. We are excited to announce the 2019 Official Fan Club! (Click here for the. Ok, now I’m back to work getting things ready for heading back on tour with Neil next week! Congratulations to Sally Baugh and Jill Sanders – the prints are on their way to you as we speak!! "Echoes" on Amazon"Echoes" on CDBaby.comI think it has certainly also made me more excited about our upcoming “album launch” tour where Neil and myself (accompanied by Peter Sheridan) will be playing through all the songs on the album live and sharing a lot of the stories and inspirations that went into writing the songs. It's what makes me happy and I feel blessed to be able to call this my job. He released his debut album, "In Time", in the Fall of 2010 to much acclaim and success. With fellow Celtic Thunder singer and band member Neil Byrne, the duo have released three albums - Acoustically Irish, in 2013, and Byrne and Kelly: Live in Australia, in 2014; and Echoes in 2016, Learn how and when to remove these template messages, Learn how and when to remove this template message, "Celtic Thunder's own Ryan dishes the goods", "Celtic Thunder's Ryan Kelly Releases Solo CD", "Update: The sound of thunder: A conversation with Ryan Kelly of Celtic Thunder", "Celtic Thunder singer given second shot at life", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Ryan_Kelly_(singer)&oldid=978461705, Articles with a promotional tone from July 2015, Wikipedia articles with style issues from July 2015, Wikipedia introduction cleanup from July 2015, Articles covered by WikiProject Wikify from July 2015, All articles covered by WikiProject Wikify, Articles lacking in-text citations from July 2015, Articles with multiple maintenance issues, Articles with unsourced statements from November 2019, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 15 September 2020, at 02:12.