Local | RY X occupies the Southern Theater in Stockholm July 11

By on June 6, 2016

In May released the Australian-born singer-songwriter RY X his debut album Dawn to rave reviews and 11 July, he returns to Sweden for an intimate performance at the Southern Theater in Stockholm.

RY X is the result of a journey that began when Ry at sixteen started writing music, inspired by the likes of Jeff Buckley, Pearl Jam and Nirvana. A journey that has taken Ry through among others Berlin, Stockholm, Costa Rica, Indonesia and London before he ended up in his current hometown of Los Angeles. The Australian made his debut under the name RY X EP Berlin 2013 on the Swedish label Dumont Dumont and from nowhere became the title track, a hit worldwide, a slow and devastatingly beautiful track built around RY Xs whisper as vocals and an acoustic guitar and conquered the airwaves as well as wowed music critics. Since the Berlin EP, RY X has managed to release debut album as part of the acclaimed trio The Acid, along with Adam Freedland and Steve Nalepa, and touring worldwide. At the same time, he recorded his debut album Dawn, 12 tracks with just Rys vocals and guitar, recorded live in the style of Nick Drake and Neil Young.

Intimate, poignant and beautiful, RY X’s music cuts right through the crowds, and with Dawn, he has delivered on the promise that Berlin gave. After continually sold-out tours worldwide stands RY X at the Southern Theatre historic stagedo not miss the last chance to see him in an intimate scene, the next time he comes to Sweden will be about much larger arenas.
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