The sounds of the Ryan Larsen Band bring to mind the quintessential country summer, so it’s no wonder they are especially busy this season.
The Spokane-based band has been performing in the area for nearly 15 years. The current lineup features five members: Steve Lime (keyboard), Rex Romagnolo (bass), Rennie Espinoza (drums), original member Chris Blair (guitar), and the band’s namesake, Ryan Larsen (vocals). And though Larsen is the lead singer, all of the band members sing, too. This reflects their overall easygoing, approachable and down-to-earth attitude.
“We’re definitely a group of people doing it for the right reasons,” said Larsen. “Everybody in my band just loves to play music.”
Larsen talked with The Spokesman-Review about the band’s music and how it’s the crowd, not the venue, that makes the evening.
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