GEOFF BYRD is an independent musician based in Portland Oregon. He is a singer/songwriter, film director, music producer, voice over artist, graphic designer, editor + author. Influenced by classic pop, rock & soul, Byrd is fiercely independent and an advocate of all things Do It Yourself. Queen, Beach Boys, Elton John, Tom Petty, ELO, Elvis Costello, Prince + Al Green are some of his biggest influences. Byrd has written several top 40 songs for other artists in multiple genres, and continues to write and record his own albums and release them independently, right here on the official website. A former high school social studies teacher & colorist at Dark Horse Comics, Byrd is also working on writing a new psychological thriller/science fiction novel to be released by 2020. He will also be releasing a new album in 2019 that will be uptempo with fat rock riffs, big hip hop beats and some flashes of inspiration from bands like Queen + ELO + AC/DC. To keep in touch with Geoff Byrd and to stay up to date on all projects, please sign up for the weekly newsletter. You'll get a free download when you sign up. Greatest Hits on sale now!