Ryan Chrys & the Rough Cuts

Notable Festivals, Event, Venues and Accolades:


  • Winner “Best Country Band, 2015″ – Westword Music Showcase Awards

  • Winner “Best Country Band, 2014″ – Rocky Mountain Battle of the Bands

  • Winner “Best Country Song, 2014″ – Colorado Music Association

  • Westword Music Showcase Awards

  • Colorado State Fair

  • Capital Hill Peoples Fair

  • A Taste of Colorado

  • Fruita Fat Tire Festival

  • Lodo Summer Concert Series

  • Colorado Rapids Concert Series

  • Colorado Rockies Coors Field Concert Series

  • Winter Park Summer Concert Series

  • Bluebird Theater

  • Denver Post’s Underground Music Showcase

  • Ogden Theatre

  • Missoula Downtown Tonight Concert Series

  • Fort Collins Realities Ride

  • Higher Ground Music Festival

Ryan Chrys & the Rough Cuts perform an upbeat mix of modern and outlaw country filled with wonderful instrumentation including fiddle, lap steel, dobro, acoustic, electric and three-part harmonies. They’re popular regulars in the Colorado scene performing at the Colorado State Fair, Denver County Fair, Capital Hill People’s Fair and countless summer concert series. Ryan is a Westword Showcase winner and an acclaimed songwriter and guitarist. He and his band regularly donate performances to charities and causes they believe in. They’re happy to accommodate special requests and love bringing a sense of community and celebration to every performance.

Winner “Best Country Band, 2015"

--Westword Music Showcase Awards

Winner “Best Country Band, 2014″

--Rocky Mountain Battle of the Bands

Winner “Best Country Song, 2014″

--Colorado Music Association

"Ryan Chrys on guitars and vocals is a standout."

--Colorado Music Buzz Magazine

"Ryan’s great signature guitar playing and his hard rocking vocals are great….It’ll bring a tear to your eye as only a true country song can!"


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