Ryan Roxie is an American guitarist, singer/songwriter and content creator best known for his guitar work with Alice Cooper, Slash’s Snakepit, Gilby Clarke and Casablanca.
Roxie began working with Alice Cooper in 1996 on his School’s Out 96 tour, when he was offered a ‘one year contract’ as his touring guitarist. Roxie has been playing with Alice ever since, save for a few years break from touring in the late 2000s. His first show with the Alice Cooper band was at Sammy Hagar’s Cabo Wabo club in Cabo San Lucas which became the album “Fistful Of Alice” (1997).
Roxie has appeared on the Alice Cooper studio albums Brutal Planet (2000), Dragontown (2002) The Eyes of Alice Cooper (2003) and Dirty Diamonds (2005) co-writing a number of songs on the latter two albums. He also appears on the albums Live at Montreux (2006), Live from Wacken (2013) and a Paranormal Evening with Alice Cooper (2019).
Ryan was also wrote and recorded with a post-GnR Slash as part of Slash’s Snakepit, releasing one album with the band, “Ain’t Life Grand” (2000).
After many years releasing his own material through the bands Dad’s Porno Mag and Roxie 77, Ryan released his first official solo album “Imagine Your Reality” in 2018.
Roxie is also the primary founder of the System-12 Guitar Method and also host of the weekly In the Trenches with Ryan Roxie podcast, where he interviews legends and journeymen from the trenches of rock and roll, such as Steve Stevens, Michael Monroe, Skid Row, Nita Strauss, Richie Faulkner, Gus G and more.