Abstract, Ryan Oakes, Notion
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Salt Lake City, UT, 84101
Dylan Reese is a writer and performer; mixing a silky smooth vocal style with the ability to create unique cadences & rhyme patterns. Dylan’s material is driven by a smooth blend R&B/Soul/Pop elements that give his music mass appeal, but his roots of hip hop still bleed through, creating a truly unique listening experience. Dylan’s debut EP ‘Vanilla’ and the subsequent singles released has been met with widespread critical acclaim, debuting #14 on the iTunes charts and garnering millions of streams. Now touring Nationwide, Dylan Reese has shared billings with Jon Bellion, Tory Lanez, Schoolboy Q, Ab-Soul, Hopsin, Aer, Futuristic, Yonas, SonReal, Cam Meekins, Huey Mack, and many others.
Raised in Jackson, WY, (real name Luke) Abstract is known for his immense musical versatility and affinity for providing uplifting music for a turbulent world. With a knack for storytelling, he provides introspective motivation to all who take the time to dive into his work. Notably known for his remix of Ruth Bs Lost Boy “Neverland” which has garnered hundreds of millions of plays on YouTube, his work with Drumma Battalion and Roze, and his 2016 album Something to Write Home About. He heads a collective known as “A Team Worldwide” 5 musicians from 4 different countries. Producers Drumma Battalion of Norway, Blulake of Sweden, Cryo Music of Scotland, and Abstract. The collective is gearing up to drop a new album/experience in 2018 while Abstract prepares for his first overseas tour with YONAS.
Not many artists can say their music has surpassed 25 million streams. That’s why at the age of 23 Ryan Oakes has proven to be a forced to be reckoned with. As an Indie artist he has headlined an array of shows all across the country as big as 1200 people and has multiple songs in the millions of streams with some even as high as five. Ryan blends multiple genres to create his own unique sound using punk riffs and melodies, aggressive hip hop raps, and melodic pop vibes to hook his listeners. With a debut album in the works and his first solo headlining tour being booked, it’s been shown that Ryan plans on taking his career as a musician to a completely new level.