Ryan Tilby

Mutli-Instrumentalist, Audio Engineer, Producer

Ryan Tilby is a multi-instrumentalist and audio engineer known for his broad palette of sounds and styles. Tilby is a Utah state champion on banjo, guitar and mandolin as well as a winner of the Telluride Bluegrass Festival band competition. He has performed at Telluride, Merlefest, FanFest, RockyGrass, toured through Europe twice, and at hundreds of festivals across the United States.  His music has been featured on Duck Dynasty, the Discover Channel and on Outdoor Photo Adventures. Most recently, his projects include a solo album called Sacred Guitar and live touring with Ryan Shupe & the RubberBand.  Ryan is also an in-demand studio musician for clients around the world through Remote Sessions.

Ryan’s playing is an essential part of my album and live shows. He’s about the most versatile player I know and an absolute pleasure to work with.
— Dave

Ryan's arsenal of instruments include Banjo, Mandolin, Dobro, Lap Steel, Acoustic and Electric Guitar, Upright Bass, Electric Bass, and Bouzouki. With years under his belt as a professional touring musician signed to Capitol Records, Ryan has played venues around the world and recorded on hundreds of projects.  He studied jazz guitar at Utah State University and has three solo albums distributed through Stone Angel Music.

Having all those instruments on hand made me feel like I’d hired half of Nashville!
— Travis