Australian music producer, artist & performer Leigh Ryan (aka Plutonic Lab) is an ARIA Nominee and a UK Mercury Prize Winner, for his work with Speech Debelle. He is also currently the international tour drummer for Hilltop Hoods.
Plutonic Lab’s eclectic music production has provided the backdrop for a vast number of artists with over 60 releases locally and Internationally on several record labels including, G-Love (US), Renee Geyer, Dialectrix, Drapht, Hilltop Hoods, Wiley (UK), Speech Debelle (UK).
Leigh has toured across Australia at events such as Big Day Out, Falls Festival, Splendour In The Grass & Internationally in the U.S, Canada & Europe, amongst others.
Plutonic has landed support from National broadcaster Triple J with ‘Hottest 100’ & highly coveted ‘Feature Album’ placements multiple times with his group Muph & Plutonic.
Production featured in both film and television including HBO’s “Girls”, U.S Series “POWER”, TNT’s “Franklin & Bash” & Noel Clarke’s “4321′′ (BAFTA award winner) and Feature Film “Chronicle” amongst others.
In 2013 the Dialectrix LP “The Cold Light Of Day” (Produced entirely by Plutonic Lab) was shortlisted for the Australian Music Prize.