Ian Moore

SMASH

Ian Moore is musician, songwriter, producer, and engineer currently living in the Seattle area. He has released 11 records under his name, touring across the globe multiple times, and maintains a vigorous recording and touring schedule. He has opened for artists such as the Rolling Stones and Bob Dylan, had 4 top 20 Billboard charting songs, and done countless TV and radio shows throughout his career. He was heavily involved in SIMS and HAMM(Austin based musician health charities) in their infancy, and is the founder and President of SMASH, a 501c3 based in Seattle, that is currently fundraising to provide education, advocacy, and free and/or greatly reduced health care for Seattle area music professionals. Ian is a current Grammy Governor for the 2016 cycle. Mentoring young artists and helping to provide a voice for the arts and artists are big priorities for Ian, and he carries this, both in his music, and in his volunteer work.

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