“Ryan Owens plays so fast the dimensions of space and time warp around his fingers.” “The man has forgotten more about playing the guitar than 99% of the people in the world will ever know.” “Sometimes I think he is Buckethead unmasked.” With praise like the above quotes from the myriad of Hampton Roads music fans that voted, Ryan Owens of Complex Origins easily won our poll for best guitar player of 2014. Influenced by David Gilmore, Paul Gilbert, and Jason Becker, one needs only to listen to tracks “B.T.S.H.” and “Distant Galaxy Egypt” by C.O. to understand why he easily won best Guitarist of 2014. To listen to Ryan Owens & Complex Origins visit www.facebook.com/ComplexOrigins
Above quotes by: Noel Divad, Ramez Zahraiddin & Alex McBride
With vividly grim whiskey fueled storytelling detailing the plight and often unavoidable resulting rage of the blue collar...
December 15, 2014
757E Zine is a bi-monthly music, arts, and culture magazine dedicated to local musicians and artists who are not afraid to push boundaries. 757E Zine doesn't strive to be "safe" but rather in touch with what is new and unique in Hampton Roads music and art.