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The 10 tracks on The Humors feels like taking a refreshing breath of cool air after miles of riding in a car with no A/C.
…[The Humors] has a modern classical bent, with subtle electronics, gorgeous string sections and interesting rhythmic twists complementing his expert playing.
…Displaying a keen sense of space, silence, instrumental prowess and melodic vulnerability.
Ryan Dugre is a freelance multi-instrumentalist based in New York City. After graduating from New England Conservatory in 2007 he has been active performing, recording, and touring with artists and bands such as Joan As Police Woman, Rubblebucket, Landlady, and Eleanor Friedberger. He released his first solo record Gardens in 2016 on Brooklyn cassette label Very Special Recordings. The Humors, which came out March 8th on Birdwatcher Records, marks Dugre's second collaboration with engineer Sam Owens (Sam Evian).
Ryan has performed internationally at festivals including Le Festival d’été de Québec, Bonnaroo, Haldern Pop Fest, as well as NPR's Tiny Desk Concert series and BBC 6 Radio with Marc Riley. He has also performed as a guest artist at the Afghanistan National Institute of Music in Kabul, Afghanistan, and Eliot Fisk's Boston GuitarFest at New England Conservatory of Music.