Apparently a show at Atlanta's Fox Theater on March 20 will be his "last venture" with his group The Cardinals. "Maybe we will play again sometime and maybe i will work my way back into some kind of music situation," he writes, "but this is the time for me to step back now, to reel it in and i wish everyone peace and happiness." As for how he'll be remembered, Ryan writes the following: "i am a punch-line and a footnote"... ouch.
Here are a few of my own highlights of his career so far:
-Don't announce your retirement from music when everyone knows you'll be back anyway. See ya around, Ryan!