Ragna Rye is Alex Owens on guitar and vocals, Michael LaFrance on drums and Phil Sgambelluri on bass.
They joined us for the 2015 'Thank You Fest' and played a set for an audience in the Suggs Studio here at the NPR Illinois station. They were joined by Jukebox Cassanova - you can here the performance/chat from their set below.
Ragna Rye is a Springfield group that has been playing local shows for fans of Americana and punk music – which makes for an interesting fusion. Alex Owen’s has an impressive vocal range and a nearly theatrical voice, making for music that sucks you in and takes you on a journey. So, what are you waiting for? Come along:
CLICK HERE to follow the band on Facebook and see when they are playing out.