Ryan McKasson and Eric McDonald are masters of tradition who purposefully explore the dark corners floating on its edges. Their individual artistry is enhanced when together. In short, the sum creates a greater whole. The result is an alluring complexity, full of spontaneous musicality. Pulling from parallel strands of influence, they create a swirling level of intensity that traverses darkness, light, and everywhere in between. An air of mystery pervades a sound compelling enough to transcend boundaries and appeal to music lovers of all stripes. Devon Leger of Hearth Music says, “This duo really shows how two masterful musicians listen and play off each other." Despite both living active musical lives thousands of miles apart these two musicians have committed to working together to forge a new musical path.
“Ryan and Eric create music together that is at once energetic, sublime, pensive, thought provoking and jubilant.” — Steve Behrens, 67 music