Ryan Barrett has been drumming for over 14 years. As an undergraduate at Whitman College he played a mixture of classic rock, blues, and funk around campus. He backed the school theater production “the Altruists” and studied with Head of Percussion, Spencer Martin. After returning to the Twin Cities, Ryan joined the local gigging scene. Barrett played with a variety of local rock groups and frequented avenues like 7th St. Entry, Maylacks and The Turf Club before becoming a member of Sawyer’s Dream.