Montreal producer, singer & songwriter Genevieve Ryan Martel – performing under the moniker RYAN Playground – will release her highly anticipated debut album titled16/17, September 28 on Secret Songs/Last Gang Records. Today, LADYGUNN debuted new album track “Empty Pool” featuring acclaimed New Zealand artist Lontalius.
Ryan explains the lush, atmospheric song “is about confusion, the fear of growing up and the acceptance of failing.”
Growing up in a family of classical musicians, Genevieve has also worked as a model with the likes of Vera Wang, Miyake, Elle, Rudsak, Joe Fresh, Aldo and more. Releasing music under Ryan Hemsworth’s Secret Songs label, RYAN Playground has previously been met with positive accolades from Vogue, i-D, FADER, Stereogum and more. She will open for Kilo in Montreal on October 27 and DJ an exclusive VIP-only event in Toronto on September 13 hosted by fashion powerhouse YSL Beauty.