Ron Vreelaron2nd is a singer-songwriter currently living in North Carolina. Born and raised in New Jersey, Ron has spent many years writing, recording, producing and performing music in both the Northeast and the Southeast.

After nearly 10 years of performing with original bands in NJ and NYC, Ron relocated to the Charlotte, NC area to enjoy the Southern lifestyle. He continues to write, record and perform with artists local to him, as well as ongoing collaborations with artists from NJ and Florida.

Ron specializes in acoustic-flavored music which relies on altered guitar tunings, layered soundscapes and creative songwriting. In the past,  Ron has also fronted bands such as The Killer Jellyfish, Mothership and Vandal Drone Reel. Additional information about those bands and projects can be found on this site.

studio8In addition to writing and performing music, for several years Ron worked with local artists in the northern New Jersey area to record and produce music from his personal studio, Whirlybird Studios. The studio has since been relocated to North Carolina and is being developed into a scaled-down version of the space it occupied up north. Look for updates on this new version of Whirlybird soon!

Ron plays multiple instruments, including guitar, keyboards, drums and bass. Ron began playing music at an early age under the tutelage of his father. Early musical influences include the mighty Led Zeppelin, Queen, King’s X, BES/Model Engine and many, many other bands. Music has always been a big part of Ron’s life and to this day continues to inspire and motivate him to create.