ORIAN is the moniker for Irish born and Berlin based multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and artist Joey
Ryan. Drawing influence from his roots in Irish indie pop music, with a newly developed love for
electronic music, ORIAN is guitar melody based, modern atmospheric pop; delivered with strong,
catchy vocal toplines. A new journey for the songwriter who started out on the Irish music folk scene in
As a solo act, Joey has released two full length albums in 2012 and 2016, both of which received
positive reviews and radio exposure in Ireland. His 2014 self released single Stay Strong peaked at
number 1 on the Irish iTunes charts, and was released with heavy radio playlisting to support charity
group Breast Cancer Ireland.
As a touring artist he has performed concerts with artists such as Bastille, George Ezra, JET and Two
Door Cinema Club, as well as touring as a headline act in Ireland, Germany, Sweden, Finland and
Denmark, with over 100 concerts in 2016 alone performed in support of his last record.
Now with his new project, and a fresh new sound, ORIAN is looking for a home to release his
music through in 2019/2020, which is currently being recorded with renowned Irish born, Berlin
based producer Ciaran O'Sean (Linkin Park/Frank and Walters/Rush).