christopher rye is an accomplished rock guitarist, specialising in spacey sounds and fluid rock solos – in the tradition of David Gilmour, Nick McCabe, Phil Manzanera, and Robin Guthrie. He can also create an intricate, nylon-strung sound that recalls Nick Drake and John Martyn.
He worked in London for several years as a session player and is very experienced both live and in the studio. christopher is now available for session work in Brighton, London, and elsewhere – just get in touch via the Contact page.
Here are three minutes’ of some recent guitar work (2016):-
Guitar demo reel
And here’s iPhone audio of christopher improvising a solo at Brighton Electric studios, using different sounds and styles – please listen through to the end. (Turn up the volume on the video if there seems to be no audio.).