C & C ARTIST
Ryan Pope grew up in Kansas. He became a member of The Get Up Kids in the '90s.
After The Get Up Kids broke up in 2005, Ryan and his brother, Rob, joined the band Koufax. Ryan appeared on the 2005 album, Songs Not To Get Married To, released by Reggie and the Full Effect. Pope, also, is a member of The Cavaliers and did a short stint drumming for the Lawrence, Kansas techno-indie fusion group, Roman Numerals.
In 2008, The Get Up Kids re-formed and released There Are Rules in 2011. Their album, Problems, was released in May of this year.
The band begins touring in September. Tour locations include the U.S., Australia, and Japan.