Ryan Harvey grew up in New England, where his parents owned and managed a radio station out of their home. He began his musical career as a bassist at the age of 12, and played throughout middle and high school with a variety of groups. There was only one college choice for Ryan—Berklee College of Music in Boston. In 2004 he moved to a scummy apartment in Allston to pursue a degree in Music Business. In 2005 he began playing with the Boston-based Melodic Black Metal band Scourge. Ryan played with Scourge for two years, touring all over the east coast from Maine to Florida. During school, he worked at Omnirox Entertainment, an artist management company/indie label. He earned his degree from Berklee in Music Business/Management on the Entrepreneurial track in 2007. Shortly after Berklee, he moved to Kansas City where he oversaw the administrative duties at the Music House, an aspiring school of music. He recorded bass tracks for the band Caesura out of Independence, Mo. He is currently playing with a roots/dub reggae group.. Ryan is also a talented artist with an emphasis on art with musical themes.