Happenings.

  • Only When It's Burning - 2013 Album Of The Year
    Charleston City Paper Music Awards
  • Bonner shines as one of the area’s most promising young songwriters, a rising star with the potential to please fans far and wide.
    Jordan Lawrence, Columbia Free Times
  • Hearing Ryan Bonner's music is like listening to early Steve Earle or John Hiatt. Bonner has a genuinely distinctive voice, unfettered by popular affectation, and his songs spring from a well of keen observation and sharp wit. This is classic American music.
    Joe Taylor, RCA/Victor
  • Ryan Bonner has lyrical and songwriting skills that wring the emotion out of the everyday in our lives. Then his performance brings the words to life.
    Mike Allen, WWNU 92.1 Operations Manager
  • Singer/Songwriter/Americana Music
    From Charleston, SC
  • A genre-bending amalgam of alt-country instrumentation and folksy thinking man’s lyrics in a vein of emotive melody.
    Chris West, Skope Mag

Music.

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Only When It’s Burning

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Think of England

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Released March 4, 2010

  • Only When It's Burning - 2013 Album Of The Year
    Charleston City Paper Music Awards
  • Bonner shines as one of the area’s most promising young songwriters, a rising star with the potential to please fans far and wide.
    Jordan Lawrence, Columbia Free Times
  • Hearing Ryan Bonner's music is like listening to early Steve Earle or John Hiatt. Bonner has a genuinely distinctive voice, unfettered by popular affectation, and his songs spring from a well of keen observation and sharp wit. This is classic American music.
    Joe Taylor, RCA/Victor
  • Ryan Bonner has lyrical and songwriting skills that wring the emotion out of the everyday in our lives. Then his performance brings the words to life.
    Mike Allen, WWNU 92.1 Operations Manager
  • Singer/Songwriter/Americana Music
    From Charleston, SC
  • A genre-bending amalgam of alt-country instrumentation and folksy thinking man’s lyrics in a vein of emotive melody.
    Chris West, Skope Mag

Bio.

Band bios. They're a bit silly. But here's our best go. Ryan Bonner is a songwriter from Charleston, SC. He sometimes plays with his band The Dearly Beloved and sometimes in a three piece string band called Superhorse. As they say, talking about music is like dancing about architecture, but other folks have been kind enough to compare his music to Conor Oberst, Ryan Adams, Jason Isbell, and some others. We prefer you just have a listen for yourself.

  • Only When It's Burning - 2013 Album Of The Year
    Charleston City Paper Music Awards
  • Bonner shines as one of the area’s most promising young songwriters, a rising star with the potential to please fans far and wide.
    Jordan Lawrence, Columbia Free Times
  • Hearing Ryan Bonner's music is like listening to early Steve Earle or John Hiatt. Bonner has a genuinely distinctive voice, unfettered by popular affectation, and his songs spring from a well of keen observation and sharp wit. This is classic American music.
    Joe Taylor, RCA/Victor
  • Ryan Bonner has lyrical and songwriting skills that wring the emotion out of the everyday in our lives. Then his performance brings the words to life.
    Mike Allen, WWNU 92.1 Operations Manager
  • Singer/Songwriter/Americana Music
    From Charleston, SC
  • A genre-bending amalgam of alt-country instrumentation and folksy thinking man’s lyrics in a vein of emotive melody.
    Chris West, Skope Mag