Justin Ryan, a former trashman turned pianist, unveils his latest composition, “Trashman Plays Piano,” a poignant musical journey reflecting his resilience, determination, and passion for music. The accompanying music video for “Trashman Plays Piano” is now available, showcasing Justin Ryan’s unique story.
At the age of 15, Justin Ryan, a self-taught pianist, embarked on his musical journey, fueled by his love for classical composition. Despite facing initial setbacks and being told “no” by music schools, Justin persevered and continued his musical pursuit while working as a trashman to fund his passion.
His latest tune, “Trashman Plays Piano,” sheds light on Justin’s transformative journey. The song narrates the challenges he faced, including the discouragement and physical strain of his job. Justin reflects on the pivotal moments when he considered giving up but found inspiration to persevere.
The music video for “Trashman Plays Piano” provides a glimpse into Justin’s life, featuring footage from his trash collection routes and the pianos he acquired during his time as a trashman. The visuals capture the essence of his dedication to both his job and his music, emphasizing the profound impact of his story.
Justin Ryan shares, “Trashman Plays Piano is more than a song; it’s my story. I want to inspire others to pursue their passions, no matter the obstacles. I hope my journey encourages people to find strength in their dreams, just as I found mine through music.”
“Trashman Plays Piano” serves as a testament to Justin Ryan’s resilience, creativity, and determination to pursue his musical aspirations against all odds. The song is not only a celebration of his personal triumph but an anthem for anyone facing challenges in their journey.